Welcome to this month’s edition of My Refined Style Link Up, a link up party just for us over 40 babes, always on the first Thursday of the month.
This is what I wore to meet up with Cathy of Bay Area Fashionista for some chic chat! It’s always so fun to meet a fellow blogger in person and Cathy is just a doll … a doll with classy style! Be sure to check out her blog!
I picked up this cute swing top on my trip to L.A. in a little store on Melrose called “The Shop” … lots of fun funky finds there, so if you’re in the neighborhood, check it out!
I think this is a wonderful summer-to-fall transition item. Still cool enough to wear in summer weather, but the mock turtleneck and the deep burgundy color give it a little fall vibe too, right?
I know, I know … most of you are thinking, geez, August just started, let’s not talk fall yet! But a smart shopper is always looking ahead … oh, and actually behind too, because it’s a great time to pick up summer clothing on sale!
I’m wearing a few of my wardrobe workhorses here. These Steve Madden sandals have been a fav of mine for awhile. I’ve been living in these Old Navy jeans this summer. They’re so stretchy and comfy! My pebbled leather Marc Jacobs tote was a great investment piece. I always feel chic when I’m carrying it. The Prada sunnies are a find from The Real Real. And those fun earrings? Part of my Charming Charlie haul!
SHOP THIS LOOK
And a big thanks to Cathy for taking these photos! It was so fun to have a photographer for a change.
Link up, Ladies! And don’t forget: come back tomorrow for Fun Fashion Friday!
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