Memo 041: Two for One Special

Since I’ve started this blog WAAAAYYY back in October 2012, I’ve learned so much not only about myself but I’ve been rediscovering Phoenix, as well. To find these visually interesting backgrounds, I’ve had to step outside of the neighborhoods that have been familiar to me to discover something new. Message! What an awesome little journey! I can’t wait to see what other little gems I uncover.

So, I have to be honest some outfits come together a little easier than others. I could compare this to writer’s block. I guess I’ll call it styling block. Sometimes, I’ll just sit in my closet. Literally, I’ll be sitting indian style on the floor of my closet just staring into the abyss. Then, I’ll pick up the one item to start the catalyst. So, this day I started with the boots and the coat. I knew I wanted to wear them and I wanted to wear them together. And the rest is dress on dress history…

Coat: Zara, Pussy Bow Dress: H&M, Aztec Dress: ASOS
Bracelet: Dillard’s, Rings: Banana Republic,  Bag: Coach,  Boots: Sam Edelman


Earrings: ASOS


  1. February 20, 2013 / 3:24 pm

    This is perfect! I have two similar dresses and would have never thought to pair the two together. Thanks for the inspiration and I love your blog!

    • February 22, 2013 / 3:22 am

      You're welcome! I aim to please 🙂

  2. February 20, 2013 / 4:35 pm

    I love this look. That is a brilliant idea to wear two dresses as you have… 🙂

    • February 22, 2013 / 3:22 am

      Thanks Ma'am!

  3. February 20, 2013 / 4:50 pm

    Oh styleblock!!! I completely know the feeling in edition to writer's block… I do my indian style stare on my bed just glaring at the walls of my closet until that moment of inspiration arrives… Love the blog and your feature that was on fashion bomb daily…

    • February 22, 2013 / 3:23 am

      Thank you so much! Style block is so very real! I'm glad that you can relate.

  4. February 20, 2013 / 11:45 pm

    Love the combo. The two pieces actually looks like one. I would have thought it was bought together, Love it.
    I'm literally laughing at your sentence "I'll be sitting indian style on the floor of my closet just staring into the abyss"
    Quite funny!! but very true. lol.

    • February 22, 2013 / 3:25 am

      Yes ma'am! So, very true. Thanks for stopping by.

  5. February 21, 2013 / 2:58 pm

    Love the layered dress look and idea. You look faboulous

    • February 22, 2013 / 3:26 am

      Thank you!

  6. February 22, 2013 / 3:22 pm

    Girl u are giving me Life with this look. Soo simple but bold. Love, Love, Love.

  7. February 24, 2013 / 1:32 am

    I just discovered your blog a little a while ago and I love it. Great I idea layering two dresses. I have a few dress that aren't long enough for work and this would be a perfect idea to make them work appropriate.

  8. February 25, 2013 / 7:27 am

    I just found ur blog as well. I wish I would have started blogging in Arizona. Love the site.

  9. April 29, 2013 / 4:18 pm

    This is AWESOME! Just came across your blog…I think I'll spend the day here LOL!

    • April 29, 2013 / 4:59 pm

      Welcome Fashion MaBE! Kick your feet up, grab a snack and stay for a little while…

  10. May 8, 2013 / 6:44 pm

    I've never seen dresses doubled up this well. "Yasss Miss hunny, werk!" lol.

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