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InDressMe and QQONE for School

Stud Wrap: Philippines   Cross Bracelet: c/o Estarer   Gold Bangles: c/o RMS   
Sweater: c/o Indressme   Top & Sunglasses: Philippines   Jeans: American Eagle   Boots: Payless   Bag: c/o  The 7 Senses   Necklace (won in giveaway): The Phrenzy

I'm posting two looks at once today! That's a new one, huh? Haha, with spring semester starting up, I figured I'd use the two items InDressMe and QQONE sent to create two looks I'll be wearing to college. First up, the fair isle print cardigan above, which is so comfortable and warm! I love the simple, stylish touch it can add to a basic outfit. I wore this to go meet up with Kirsten for the first time since I got back from my trip.

"Twiiiiiin!"
Our nickname for each other was what I heard before being tackled in a hug. Haha, we were just a little excited to see each other. We got coffee and walked around the Barnes & Noble aisles, talking for hours just catching up. It was the perfect way to spend the afternoon! 

So my next look is centered around the slouchy, striped sweater from QQONE.
Sweater: c/o QQONE   Button Down: thrifted   Dress (worn as skirt): Sugarlips   Boots: Payless 
Green Bracelet & Bangles: c/o RMS
Notice how the sweater has pockets? That fact alone could cause twirls of happiness. Plus the fact that the dress I'm wearing underneath is so light and frothy, of course I had to spin around in it.
Oh, and those boots? Yeah, another new purchase I'm ecstatic over. 
My closet and I are just very happy right now, haha!

I had Kirsten try these pair on, and for being a girl who sticks to practical boots and Converse, she found herself exclaiming over how comfortable they are. I almost didn't get them back! 
I've looked up reviews of these shoes on the Payless site, and everyone raves about how comfy and stylish these booties are. I have to agree! After walking around with Kirsten all day in them and trekking in snow, my feet were barely complaining by the time I got home and slipped them off. Which is impressive for a four inch heel! I'm considering getting the brown version as well now. This is seriously not sponsored by Payless at all, but I'd encourage any of you reading this who are searching for the perfect, heeled boots to check these out! They're most definitely affordable and you get more than what you pay for. 

So to end this ginormous post (hope you enjoyed the outfits!), school starts on Tuesday, and while I'm slightly nervous all over again about starting up college, I'm also excited. I just got a letter in the mail letting me know I made it onto the Deans List!
 Its a new semester, a fresh start to a new year, and I'm determined to do my best. 

Now, only question is: which outfit should I wear for the first day?

For I know the plans I have for you, declares the Lord, plans for welfare and not for evil, to give you a future and a hope.
Jeremiah 29:11

81 comments

Sam said...

Just a week ago things were sunny in the Philippines and now you're back to a white snowy wonderland! So lucky. I like the cozy cuteness of the first cardigan, but I Love the second sweater, because its striped and monochromatic. You've styled it perfectly. All the best for the new semester!

Melanie Pangilinan said...

Two outfits in one hooray! I love love your cardigan in the first outfit. =) I can't believe you have snow! I haven't had any snow here yet although they keep saying 'oh theres gonna be one tomorrow'. Congratulations on getting on the deans list.

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sonia de macedo said...

Those photos are gorgeous and am I seriously so envious of you for all that gorgeous snow! Wish it would snow here LOL!

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Shirley said...

I loooooooovvveeee that cardigan! You're so cute omg! & You're so lucky you have snow T_T It was 92 degrees today in SoCal. sigh. Congrats on getting into the Deans List!(:

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Simone said...

It's nice that you got to see your friend! I love Barnes in nobels I am in there for hours at a time.
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Ali Hval said...

A sweater with pockets?! Yep, that sounds like a dream to me. You look so super cute here, Linda. I love your twirly skirt (dress?). It's so perfect!

Awe, you'll be fine to start college again! I'm the same way every semester--the start is always the hardest... always! It's like that all the time. I wonder if we'll ever get used to it? haha. :)

Lily said...

I love both sweaters! Your twirling photos are so cute. Good luck with college--I think the second look is perfectly chic for your first day back!

Mish Rendon said...

Love the first look, Linda! :) Your photos looks like you're really having a great time. Congrats for being on the dean's list!

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copperlocket said...

Wow, I bet you'll be turning heads in school! You look fabulous. I'm really loving the first look. The cardigan looks so cozy and perfect for heading to school during those chilly mornings! x

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FierceandFashionable said...

I love the sweater from the first outfit, want one!

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Joyce said...

I love these two school outfits! Especially that sweater in the first one, the print is so cool :) and the dress in the second is so twirly, love it! Double awesome that the second outfit's shoes are super comfy.

sip-n-wear said...

wow! look at all that white snow!!! soooo jealous!!! i love that first look and especially the very first picture... you look so so pretty!!

Mica said...

Love both outfits! The second with the dress has to be my favourite though - would be great for your first day back!


So jealous of the snow too, looks so much fun in the first set of photos!


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Mia said...

Amazing looks darling ^_^


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Hannah Six said...

i love your second look!(:

Wynne Prasetyo said...

the cardigan, the sweater with pockets, the tutu, OH MY GOSH! <3



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Jessica Mattioli said...

So pretty!! Love the first look!

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Maiken said...

definitely number 2! it's a huge favourite of mine because it's just enough fancy and enough neutral. additionally it's cute and girly and goes perfectly with the snow around you ;)
enjoy your first day, Linda!

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Katie Q. said...

I've been looking at those boots and payless and wondering if they were comfortable! (They look lovely on you!) It's so crazy to see your new photos with all of the snow,that's just quite a climate change. (That sweater though is perfection! It looks so cozy and warm and I love the pattern and the draping, its like the perfect oversize cardigan.) I love white dresses so it's fun to see how you've styled this one with the sweater, I'm going to have to try something like this. :)

livlovelaugh said...

haha, cute pics!

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the style crusader said...

Super cute outfits! I love your jumper in the first set of photos. I also love how you layered the second outfit. The skirt looks super cute with the oversized jumper! xx

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sharee said...

What a cute Cardigan, Im from Philippines and I just love what ur wearing! :)

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Amor said...

Awww.. You look adorable on both outfit! :)

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Sabrilett said...

Oh god, loved both outfits but I think my favorite one is the second one, that chunky sweater is just so cool and girly with that dress and the color of the button down complements the outfit perfectly <3

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Sarah Hartley said...

I'm pretty much obsessed with the dress (as skirt) in the 2nd outfit. The movement is AWESOME.

Sonshu said...

Gorgeous shots, love how the pictures have turned out. Also must say you have a beautiful smile. That twirly picture is so cute :D Love the B and W look :D

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Megan said...

Girl, you are looking awesome! Love both looks, but especially that cardigan. Those snow pictures are so fun!

Hope you're having a great Monday so far :)

Sam said...

Thank you for your visit today sweety! P.S The new profile picture is splendid!

Kati said...

So, so pretty! I especially love the sweater!

Have a great week,
-Kati

aree1997 said...

Both outfits are great! But my vote is for the first one. Love the cardiga & good luck for college :)

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Vanes said...

wow, nice outfits!
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Sara said...

I LOVE the second one! I've never thought to wear a button down over a sweater--it's adorable!!! And the dress underneath makes it so feminine! #2 definitely gets my vote!
Sounds like a fun hangout--Barnes and Noble is pretty awesome!

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Plami said...

hey dear! You look gorgeous in both outfits! So cute and happy :))) and I love the danamics and movement i nthe pictures :)

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Peet said...

Great looks, very college appropriate.;) And the photo of you jumping from the previous post is frigging incredible!!

Katie Aman said...

Wow, girl you are so stinkin' chic! Both of these looks are just fabulous and seem so you. That cardi is the perfect cozy print and with the black accessories just oozes cool. Congrats on the Dean's list! That is a huge accomplishment! Have a great day Lovely!

Hanna & Christel said...

Wonderful outfits!
Love the sweaters!

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lindalind.com said...

These pictures are too cute. Love the one where you're kicking the snow.

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Avi said...

So different, Linda. How did you manage to post two looks? You are super woman! I really love the first one. I think I can do it also.

Congrants, Linda <3 You can do everything!

Jessi said...

I love both of these outfits! That cardi is perfect it looks so cozy and I love that print. The sweater looks so chic over that flowy skirt too! I'd probably wear the first one for the first day but that's just me :) congrats on making the deans list!!
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Preity Lama Tamang said...

love both the looks on you!! i love the second look more especially that gorgeous white dress
xx

Caitie Schlisserman said...

Love both of these but especially that awesome cardigan!

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Renae at simple sequins said...

oh Linda! What a fun post. Glad you are having fun in your winter photo shoot. Hahahaa. Congrats on the DEANS LIST!!

Cute cute post!

Analisa said...

Oooh you look so great with bangs! I almost didn't recognize you at first haha. I love both of these looks, the cardigan in the first one is wonderful and the second look is way too cute!

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Meganne Hirsch said...

I love the all black out white outfit!
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Great looks :)


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Isabell said...

WOW! I love the sweater from the first shooting so much! It is so pretty.
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erica marie said...

I love the fair isle sweater, it looks cozy. Oh and these photos are so much fun, I love the twirling photos.

xo erica

Lisa said...

I love both of these looks especially the first one!

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Viv said...

These looks are perfect! Lucky you to be able to get so many beautiful photos for you blog!


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Kim (A Very Sweet Blog) said...

Both outfits are darling Linda. Love the Fair Isle Sweater in the first one and skirt in the second one. Either would look great! You will be just fine in college :)
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Megan, TfDiaries.com said...

love the sweater Xo Megan, www.TfDiaries.com

Izzy said...

nice to see two new looks in the one post! I love both but I have to say the first set is my favourite...I'm still yet to see snow and I think the photos just look beautiful! the printed sweater is gorgeous on you :)

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Aya said...

Both looks are great but I love the second one! xo

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Cool looks!!!

Have a good day!
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f i o n a (miss.tea) said...

Wow congrats on making the dean's list- that's a huge achievement! I can see why you're jumping up and down in joy :D

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Love both sweaters!

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Ile said...

The printed cardigan instantly got my attention! And oh! I got to check those booties from payless!


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czarianonuevo said...

two outfits at once!!! wow! LOVE your outfits!! you've proved that those black boots are versatile and comfy!!!


good luck on your first day! and Congrats Linda on making onto the dean's list!


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indie by heart said...

Both looks are so lovely! Especially love the knit on first one, sweet. Heh fun photos playing in the snow ^^

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Milex said...

fabulous

Sandra Leiva said...

That sweater (in the first pics) is amazing, love it! <3

Elsha said...

I love both of these! Especially the first one and that sweater :) I miss the snow, so go play in it some more for me :)

KERRIN said...

super cute blog girlie! let's follow each other! xx

Little Rus said...

Loving both outfits very much - so beautiful! And I just adore the very first photo! x

Nicole Brown said...

I love both outfits but the first one is my favorite just because it looks SO cozy and that snow kicking picture it such a great shot! Love it!

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The Braided Bandit said...

I love that both of us are back in winter mode at the same time! The striped sweater over he poofy dress is just so cute! Congrats on making deans list and good luck on your first day back today!
xo Hannah

Lali pops of colour said...

you look amazing as always <3
love the sweater with pockets <3
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Victoria said...

You should definitely wear the second look. It's so lovely! xx

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Alexandra said...

Love all of this, but especially those chunky stripes with the femme dress! So cute!

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Milex said...

I like your sense of style.

Jen @ redsolesandredwine said...

I love the coziness of the sweater and the stripes on the other outfit!

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Ashley said...

I'm so happy you enjoyed your trip! I really enjoyed following along through the pictures you posted. The Philippines look gorgeous and I definitely want to visit someday!

I'm not sure if I've told you this before, but I am OBSESSED with your hair! Your bangs look fantastic on you dear!!

xo Ashley

Ashley said...

I'm so happy you enjoyed your trip! I really enjoyed following along through the pictures you posted. The Philippines look gorgeous and I definitely want to visit someday!

I'm not sure if I've told you this before, but I am OBSESSED with your hair! Your bangs look fantastic on you dear!!

xo Ashley

irene wibowo said...

love your sweater! :)Irene Wibowo

Elana said...

THAT STRIPED SWEATER. I'm in love! You look adorable in both outfits, probably two of my favorites. And congrats on Dean's List, that's amazing!

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Love the sweater in the 1st look and the skirt in the 2nd look!
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Danny said...

two pretty looks! the stripped sweater is really cool!

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