Stripes & Denim

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Tote and Striped Cardigan, braid, red lipstick, red lips, YSL red lipstick, striped cardigan

This past weekend was the perfect opportunity to break out my new Zara ankle boots. It was a little bit chilly on Sunday, so I decided it was a good idea to wear these and keep my feet warm.  Anyway, I love this cardigan my little sister got me for Christmas from Christopher &  Banks … YUP you read that correctly… this is from Christopher & Banks! It just goes to show you never know where you are going to find something great!

Ankle Boots, Zara (Similar)

Denim Dress, Lucky Brand (Similar)

Cardigan, Christopher & Banks (Similar)

Tote, JustFab — you can sign up for JustFab here

Necklace, Target (Similar)

Earrings, H&M (Similar)

Stripes and Denim, denim dress, lucky brand denim, lucky brand denim dress, striped cardigan

Striped Cardigan and Red Lips, red ysl lipstick, red muse lipstick, ysl red muse, braid, hairstyles, easy hairstyles, striped top, dress

JustFab Tote and Zara Booties, booties, ankle boots, zara, cardigan, denim dress

Braided Hair and Red Lips, braid, hairstyles, easy hairstyles, fall style, fall beauty

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    September 10, 2013 at 6:47 AM

    you look soooo pretty Rach, I love this outfit and pics.

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    September 10, 2013 at 7:32 AM

    These photos are GORGEOUS! You look so beautiful. Loving the chambray dress and striped sweater!

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    September 10, 2013 at 8:14 AM

    You look ready for fall in this cute layered outfit! I love your hair in the braid!

    The Tiny Heart

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    September 10, 2013 at 8:16 AM

    Very nice look. Great day.

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    Bethie the Boo
    September 10, 2013 at 9:12 AM

    I really like this look! I agree that there are actually a few decent things from Christopher and Banks, guess it’s not just a store for my 55 year old mom, lol! I like stripes and denim together, they work well!

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    September 10, 2013 at 9:15 AM

    Rachel, you look gorgeous!! I love your braid and lip color. And this outfit is so cute and creative!! I agree that you can find cute things anywhere haha even Christopher and Banks 😉 Love your denim dress and ankle booties though! So cute for fall.

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    September 10, 2013 at 9:30 AM

    You look gorgeous! I love how luxe that tote looks, especially how you styled it!

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    September 10, 2013 at 9:33 AM

    so cute and soo fall! love the second photo of you laughing 🙂

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      September 10, 2013 at 9:40 AM

      Haha thanks, not sure what my boyfriend was saying, but it certainly made me laugh!

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    September 10, 2013 at 9:33 AM

    love the denim + stripes + neutrals, very classy look!

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    September 10, 2013 at 9:56 AM

    You look SO cute…love love love that dress!

    The Other Side of Gray

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    two birds
    September 10, 2013 at 10:11 AM

    those boots are so cute, and so is the dress, and so is the cardi, and so is the tote…you get the picture!!

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    September 10, 2013 at 10:12 AM

    you look so pretty! that jacket is maj…love the buttons on there! love this whole look!

    XO Meghan
    citrus fashion

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    September 10, 2013 at 10:42 AM

    Those boots are so pretty Rachel…they are going to be so versatile for the Fall! Loving them with this pretty dress!

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    Kacie's Kloset
    September 10, 2013 at 11:41 AM

    You look so gorgeous! Great outfit!

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    September 10, 2013 at 11:43 AM

    Stripes + denim are perfect for fall! Love your pretty braid, too. 🙂


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    September 10, 2013 at 12:03 PM

    You look so pretty and I love the look!

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    Rachel's Fashion Patch
    September 10, 2013 at 12:04 PM

    So adorable love the denim dress so unique! xx

    http://[email protected]

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    September 10, 2013 at 12:29 PM

    You always, always have the best hairstyles! I am jealous of that gorgeous braid!

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    September 10, 2013 at 12:54 PM

    I love the nude ankle boot! I actually saw a similar dress and passed on it b/c I had no clue how to style it. Light denim? Come on. Then now I see this and I wish I hadn’t passed!

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      September 10, 2013 at 1:05 PM

      GO BACK and get it so we can be twins!

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    September 10, 2013 at 1:47 PM

    You can never go wrong with stripes! I absolutely love this outfit and the bright lip!

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    Always Maylee
    September 10, 2013 at 2:22 PM

    I love this cardigan! It looks so cute with this dress!

    xo, Yi-chia
    Always Maylee

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    September 10, 2013 at 2:25 PM

    Wow, I love this cardi and these boots! You look ready for Fall 🙂

    xo Amy

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    Gracey the Giant
    September 10, 2013 at 2:59 PM

    I can’t believe that is a Christopher & Banks cardi; what a great find! Love the styling too!

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    Julie, from prosecco to plaid
    September 10, 2013 at 3:23 PM

    Loving the side braid!! Such a great look. xo, Julie

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    September 10, 2013 at 3:32 PM

    Awwww, you look fabulous sweetie! I so like the blazer 😉
    Check out my newest post!

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    Berty Morales
    September 10, 2013 at 3:46 PM

    Rachel, you look amazing and I love this entire look.

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    September 10, 2013 at 3:55 PM

    I seriously love your cardigan. You look great!

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    September 10, 2013 at 4:40 PM

    i love love LOVE the colors going on in this outfit!!!

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    September 10, 2013 at 4:49 PM

    great bag! love the structure and color!

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    September 11, 2013 at 9:30 AM

    I love this little denim dress you’re wearing. I’ve been busting out my ankle boots recently too 🙂

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    September 11, 2013 at 10:44 AM

    I am loving this combo Rachel! You look so pretty! 🙂

    Grace @ Gracefullee Made

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    September 11, 2013 at 2:18 PM

    This look is very sweet! The denim dress and cardigan are such a great combination and I love the ankle boots you added!


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    September 11, 2013 at 2:57 PM

    I love that cardigan so much! And it’s perfect with the denim dress!

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    September 11, 2013 at 3:55 PM

    This is such a great look….classic yet with a boho vibe!! I want to break out some boots beside my ankle ones…dying for cooler temps!!

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    September 11, 2013 at 5:24 PM

    amazing stuff!!

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    September 11, 2013 at 6:28 PM

    I love the striped cardigan and the denim dress is just so adorable. I’ve been slowly introducing my booties lately too, but it’s just gotten warm again so back to the sandals! Love these Zara ones 🙂

    xoxo Alison

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    September 11, 2013 at 7:56 PM

    love that blazer u are so pretty.



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    September 11, 2013 at 8:23 PM

    That tote is fab- it would go with any outfit!

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    September 12, 2013 at 2:40 PM

    great outfit, love your jacket 🙂

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    September 12, 2013 at 3:05 PM

    That is a truly fantastic cardigan. It looks like it was made for you!

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    September 12, 2013 at 3:48 PM

    You’re a babe!! I totally want that cardi, its adorable!

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    September 12, 2013 at 7:37 PM

    What a fabulous outfit to transition from summer to fall! I love your striped cardi and your tote is amazing! I was eyeing up a similar one from Zara!

    xo jen
    Pearls & Lace

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    Afaf & Marwa
    September 13, 2013 at 6:45 AM

    Fabulous Outfit !!

    Afaf & Marwa

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    Style by Three
    September 13, 2013 at 10:00 AM

    Beautiful! Love this outfit!

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    September 13, 2013 at 3:10 PM

    That is such a cute cardigan! The buttons are so unusual and interesting.

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    September 14, 2013 at 8:54 AM

    Such a cute look! The cardigan is awesome.

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    September 14, 2013 at 8:57 AM

    I love that sweater! The button details are fun.


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    September 14, 2013 at 11:56 AM

    Simply stunning !!


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    September 14, 2013 at 8:26 PM

    Love this look, Rachel!
    Coffee date soon?

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      September 16, 2013 at 9:16 AM

      Zhenya! Yes that would be wonderful 🙂 Been pretty busy but things are starting to slow down, or will be after my sister’s wedding Oct. 12!

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    mihaela pojogu
    September 16, 2013 at 5:16 PM

    beautiful look, I love the blazer, the boots!

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    September 16, 2013 at 5:22 PM

    So cute!! Love the boots, love the denim dress, love the sweater. You look adorable!


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    Simple Easy Style
    September 16, 2013 at 7:03 PM

    I love this look every single thing is perfection!

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    September 17, 2013 at 9:24 AM

    You look so lovely! I love cardigans and this striped cardigan is so beautiful and looks great over your denim dress. The boots and tote are gorgeous!

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    September 17, 2013 at 3:24 PM

    I love the booties! Are they comfy?

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    Emily @ More Than Just Dessert
    September 17, 2013 at 1:10 PM

    This is totally one of my all time favorite outfits you’ve posted!

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    Rachel's Lookbook
    September 17, 2013 at 7:51 PM

    Thank you! And YES and NO. This was my first time wearing them, so they were pretty stiff around the ankle (and I have big ankles anyway), but the heel height is perfect and they are easy/comfy to walk in! I think after I break them in a bit more they will be super comfy!

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    September 18, 2013 at 6:33 AM

    Great look 🙂


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    September 18, 2013 at 7:31 AM

    Perfect from head to toe! Love the cardigan!

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    September 18, 2013 at 9:15 AM

    So stunning, I do love stripes :)) xx

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    Grace Wainwright
    September 18, 2013 at 10:01 AM

    Oh my gosh that striped sweater is PERFECT! I need to score me something similar to that, it’ll be perfect for fall. You look fabulous Rachel!

    A Southern Drawl
    Also, check out my friend’s photography blog! She’s so talented!

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    September 18, 2013 at 5:44 PM

    I LOVE thos boots!!! (on my wishlist now!) They go so well with your chambray dress and bag. You look comfy and chic and Fall-fashion ready!! 🙂


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    September 19, 2013 at 11:35 PM

    girl you look so cute! love that sweater and that denim dress together!

    C’s Evolution of Style

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    September 26, 2013 at 9:21 PM

    Cute, cute, cute, Rachel! I love the denim dress…and your hair looks super adorable like that 🙂

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