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I Don’t Care if it Hurts I Wanna Have Control

As a Capricorn, I’m supposed to be a bit of a control freak. I’m not. It sounds like a lot of work. I prefer to pretend that I don’t care about how things turn out because if something goes wrong, it’s not my fault. That’s much healthier, right? Despite it being the holiday season, I’ve been feeling a bit stressed.

I do find that new clothes help with stress, especially free clothes! This shirt and jeans are from The Swapaholics clothing swap I mentioned before. I know, it’s not the most exciting outfit, but I spent the day walking around and wanted to be comfortable.

outfit white button down shirt grey jeans boots

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I went to the ICA (Institute of Contemporary Art) and left with this cool…thing. It’s supposed to be a table runner- there are matching placemats available. But currently it’s hanging on my bedroom wall and looks great. I don’t have a dining table, anyway.

 

MAC Charteuse pigment

MAC chartreuse pigment. My sister hated it, but I’m sort of obsessed with this shade.

 

shirt- J.Crew via The Swapaholics
tank- Zara
jeans- Helmut Lang via The Swapaholics
boots- Boutique 9

 

Listening to… “Creep” by Radiohead

{ 8 comments… add one }

  • Sing December 1, 2010, 4:40 am

    Wow that yellow shadow is nice and bold. Cute casual look, the boots rock.

    http://singaturestyle.blogspot.com/

  • Pennerad December 2, 2010, 3:02 am

    i love free clothes.
    and it TOTALLY makes sense now. i’m a capricorn too. i always get stressed at the holidays. it’s worse now because people don’t seem to want to WORK…WITH…ME (i.e., do what i want). grrrr.
    nice boots. :)

  • Ria Michelle December 2, 2010, 7:45 am

    Definitely LOVE free clothes. Haha, I like the yellow. I think it looks really cool. Hopefully you’ll be able to de-stress soon.

  • Punky December 2, 2010, 5:21 pm

    love it!

  • Anonymous December 3, 2010, 1:23 am

    oh the boots are soo freakin’ cute!!!

  • Katy_Rose1 December 3, 2010, 1:46 am

    I’m totally jealous of these jeans that you managed to score at the last swap! They look great on you. – Katy

  • sami December 3, 2010, 7:14 pm

    love those lime lids!

    xo
    sami

  • Morgan December 15, 2010, 8:54 am

    Hi there! So glad I found you on Twitter. Your blog is fantastic so I’m following you! :) Those boots are amazing – I might have to order some exactly like them.
    STYLOCRAT

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