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romper + cardigan: urban outfitters, sandals: birkenstock

However many years that rompers have been popular, I've never bothered purchasing one. And my list for reasons why is never-ending. For a more comfortable and stylish look, a matching two piece ensemble would be a perfectly suitable alternative. Then for whatever reason I decided to purchase this romper. It's not the epitome of fashuun, but is it comfortable without being too heinous? Yes. Does it bare resemblance to toddler pajamas? An awkward school-mandated gym uniform? A retro men's bathing suit? Yes to all three. Paired with what some might call the ugliest of shoes, I was ready to conquer my morning classes. Even so, I admit to digging the whole ugly/lazy/whatever aesthetic.  

So I'll just say I'm embracing my inner southern Californian with this lazy bohemian look. Now all I need is some green juice and gluten-free-vegan-no-sugar health food. JK, I don't think I could give up animal fries. Mmmm.

25 comments

  1. love your shoes

    xx
    daneloar.blogspot.fr

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  2. You definitely got the whole comfort aspect right on the target. I think there's a lot you can do with that romper, it's seems really versatile. Love the stocks of course!

    -Alicia
    Neon Fox

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  3. Rompers seem so comfortable, but I'm always afraid of it not sitting right on me, so I don't even bother. You rock this one though, love it. :)

    -Sampada

    sampzandsuch.blogspot.com

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  4. Ha, I love what you wrote about rompers! I was so set against them for a long time too, and then this past summer I purchased a plain black one and I really love it. It's easier to wear than I thought, which is weird because it's literally just one piece! Love the look!
    ~Sara

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  5. Ahh I never got a romper myself because I don't think I can pull them off. I really like how yours looks on you though - maybe it's the color? You've definitely inspired me to give rompers another chance - especially in black! Love how you styled it with that awesome cardigan!

    xo Deborah
    Coffee, Prose, and Pretty Clothes

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  6. Love your cardigan! I'm always too afraid to wear rompers though because of my big butt haha.

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  7. those birkenstocks have definitely taken over your blog lately but at the same time I like it when bloggers show the same pieces worn differently. I think it's only normal that you don't show a new pair of shoes every single day. who even has so many shoes? anyway, when it comes to rompers then those are a big no-no in my book. I just don't dig them at all. but I love your cosy cardi!

    Maiken,
    Maikeni blogi - part of me

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  8. Ah, I love rompers! I used to hate them only a few weeks ago but then I tried one on (after years of judgement and claiming they'd look awful on me blah blah) and, although I didn't buy it for its price, I just fell in love. The vibe of this outfit is so calm. I love it.
    Mortem Blonde

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  9. I have exactly one romper. But I think it's the most comfort you will have without resorting to pajamas :) Dang, I wanna try wearing Birkenstocks, just don't know if I'll look good in them hehe

    - Che

    style-che.com

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  10. Love this bohemian look! Especially love the shoes :)

    http://joanasstyle.blogspot.com.es/

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  11. lazy aesthetic is the best. i feel like i dress that way every day! but i've yet to find a nice jersey romper that suits my slightly-longer torso than most brands seem to cut for.

    actually was just watching that vid of ellen page coming out and it in she comments on how a website ran an article with a picture of her wearing sweatpants on the way to the gym. And the writer asked, “why does this petite beauty insist upon dressing like a massive man?” page’s response: “because i like to be comfortable.” - so true!

    steph / absolutely-fuzzy.com

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  12. Loving the relaxed outfit. Would you like to follow each other? Please let me know if you're interested. Latest post on my blog is A Cultural Tango

    Louisa Moje
    http://lapassionvoutee.blogspot.com/

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  13. I'm not usually into rompers either, but somehow.... this all just works!

    xo Jackie

    Something About That

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  14. Haha, yeah, I've never been really into rompers, but I love how they look on others. I guess I just haven't found the right one yet

    The Dragonfruit Diaries

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  15. you look so comfy uhh!! i miss these kinds of days!!
    truthfully, rompers are hit or miss. i've only bought ones that are a little bit more dressed up than normal (i have one from kate spade that looks like a dress and one with a sailor feel). they are my go-to and are completely glorious to throw on in the summer!
    and hell to the yes for eating dinosaur/character shaped nuggets! pretty sure i will be eating those well into my 80s :D
    xx Corinne
    cateyesandthighhighs.com

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  16. YAY! Glad you caved in and bought the romper cause you are rocking it girl! And those birkenstocks....goodness...I haven't worn them since the 90s but man do I miss them. They were my favorite shoes!

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  17. Haha you always make me laugh. I can't give up on fries either! That romper looks great and I need to buy a pair of Birkenstocks too. I used to think these were the ugliest shoes ever but I changed my mind last year :)

    xx Mira

    www.glamdevils.com

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  18. love this outfit, very boho. and i totally want that cardigan, gorgeous!

    http://heytheregood-looking.blogspot.co.uk/

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  19. Rompers are the best! Love it!

    http://kacieskloset.blogspot.com/

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  20. Loving your cardigan !

    It will mean a lot if you have time to check/follow my blog ♥

    Kisses,

    Emily from Pretty Tiny Things

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