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Saturday, February 19, 2011

The whole world is moving and I'm standing still - San Francisco, CA

ASOS top
Chanel earrings
Hermès enamel bracelet
Forever 21 jeggings

The interior of this hotel room is like my ideal place, original exposed brick wall, and a vintage vaulted window frame that opens (reluctantly, with a lot of wiggling) to lead up to the rooftop overlooking the city or down to a fire escape (have always romanticized fire escapes from that Postal Service song), and it lets in a glorious flood of light.

I'll be the fire escape that's bolted to the ancient brick
Where you will sit and contemplate your day.

Brand New Colony - Postal Service


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  2. The top is beautiful!
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  3. wow i am so in love with that top! it's so light and airy and that cutout is awesome...where are that you're staying in a hotel? that's pretty cool that you have access to the rooftop, you should try to sneak in some photos up there :)
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  4. I love your blouse--and your blog! Fashion, beauty, travel and food!? Awesome (:

  5. That blouse flows and drapes beautifully... love it!!!

  6. i loooooove this blouse!! anything cutout is pretty much awesome in my book. well, kind of. haha! & you look amazing in it, carolyn!!

    i'm bummed that we didn't get the chance to meet up as well! that's okay though bc will & i are definitely taking the trip to seattle some time this year :) or so i hope!

    where is this hotel?? SF? cause uhhh, i've yet to find anything close to an empty rooftop where i could take pictures. hehe.

    & thanks! my trip to LA is more about family business though... but hopefully i'll be able to schedule in some fun time in. :)

  7. gorgeous, very romantic feel

  8. I love exposed brick, too. And open duct ceilings...the city-living feel. Is that hotel in Napa?

  9. oh that top is speaking to me... i wonder how many have crazed over it and bought it! cuuute!

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  10. that top is pretty much perfection. the print, the sheerness, the cut out in the back. LOVE IT! xo

  11. amazing post, love that shirt

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  12. you remind me of a butterfly in the first picture!!!

    gorgeous as usual :)

  13. Gorgeous shirt. You're making me hankering after more pretty sheerness in my wardrobe.
    Great images

  14. Love this top and love your blog!!!

  15. I love your tops, the back cut-out is a great detail. Wonderful blog too.

  16. oh waow. you look really pretty:) and that blouse! so pretty. the right colour, the right print, the right fabric. I'm jealous!:)

  17. that blouse is gorgeous and i do love the cutouts plus the color is oh so delicate. you look so pretty! i am also a fan of brick walls and giant windows. i don't think i would have it any other way :-)

  18. cindy & michelle: this is the crescent hotel in SF, it's a vintage contemporary boutique hotel and i loved it! would definitely recommend

  19. Your top is ridiculously gorgeous. Love everything about it- fit, color, cut-out!


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Love, Carolyn