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White Daises



This daisy print tank is one of the under $3 finds from Rue 21. I forgot to get a detail shot of the back, because there's a sweet cut out detail. Ah well, next time. Anyway, I wore this to go see The Mortal Instruments with Corina - which was SO good! I'm probably not the best movie critique, but this movie is right up my alley - demons, angels, underworlders, and magic! I loved the book series, but since it's been a while since I read them, I'm not as offended by any missing scenes. Ha, of course, if I re-read the series (which I plan on doing now) that may change. For now though, I enjoyed the movie. At first, when I saw who was playing Jace, I wrinkled my nose and thought: Him!? But he's...he...he looks like some tiny, twig-like musician, not a warrior!

By the end of the movie, I was completely won over. Jamie Bower sold his performance of Jace, the arrogant, self-centered, yet vulnerable and loveable Shadowhunter. Plus, Lily Collins was decent, and the chemistry between the two was believable. The humor in the movie had Corina and I cracking up, and it's a good thing the theater was mostly empty.

I don't always pin my hair up like this, but when I do, it turns into compliment central. For a day of work, the waitresses always squeal how they love my hair like this and that it's so cute. One cook looked at my head in bewilderment and just asked, "How did you do that?"

Hahaha! It's actually really easy, I just feel self conscious when I put it up in these milkmaid braids. But hey, sometimes a girl likes to experiment.

So at work, I had a random moment happen. It was the day I'd put my hair up in milkmaid braids too, keep in mind. A guy comes up to my register to ask for cash back. Since I've just watched the Mortal Instruments movie and he somewhat resembles Jace, let's call him J.

J smiled and said my name in a friendly way as I helped him out, which always slightly startles me until I remember, Oh yeah, I'm wearing a name tag.
"I like your necklace," he said.
"I like your shirt. Isn't that the Boy London line?"
"Yeah, I had to order it online to get it here. You've been to Europe?"
"Oh no, I wish!"

Anyway, his friend comes up, and J turns to him and says, "Yeah, this is the girl I told you about."
Excuse me??
"Um, what?" I asked.
His friend turned to me. "Will you turn around?"
"No!"
J laughed and explained, "I told him you have really cool hair."

Then a nearby waitress who'd heard part of our conversation came over and loudly told me, "I think he's flirting with you!"
The boys awkwardly laughed and tried to brush it off, and I felt my cheeks flame up a bit. The curse of having cheeks that blush easily.

Anyway, that's all that happened. It definitely induced several giggles and shy eye glances, but that's it. It was a small, random moment that made the work day more interesting though!

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52 comments

Diana Ashuayem said...

Cute outfit Linda!
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thechicstreet.com said...

Great details, including that braid!!!

XX,
Miranda

Vanessa A said...

Lovely outfit! I love milkmaid braids! That sweater and boots are great!

xo, Delightful Sunflower

Carmen Avram said...

I love this outfit Linda, the jeans, the boots, you hair and makeup! You look gorgeous! :)


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Kim Alston said...

Linda, that is a really cute top and I love your hair. Guys are so funny. You looked cute.
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Marsa said...

your hair is goooorgeous!! love it linda :)
also, thank you for always leaving the sweetest comments! you always leave a smile on my face and i'm so grateful for that.

hope you have a wonderful week and an even better weekend :)

<3

Kym said...

Oh, you just look so pretty and sweet in this outfit! I love how you paired the fun, sunshiney daisy top with neutrals. And your hair and makeup are spot on - you are rocking life from head to toe!
xo
Kym
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Sarah said...

You look gorgeous :-), I love the accessories and the top. Your hairstyle is lovely too.

Haha your story sounds funny, did anything come of it? I never notice when people are flirting with me either, and my cheeks always go so red! xx

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Sam said...

Hi Linda, your halo braid looks so pretty! Adroable daisy top, so well styled. Thats so cute about the J experience, interesting way of flirting he has. Looking forward to seeing the movie. Thanks for lending me your opinion on my last post. Happy End of the Week!

Lily Fang said...

Oh, Linda. Getting all the men I see (: Hahaha, I certainly don't blame them! What a gorgeous hairstyle. I agree--I like experimenting every now and then too.

Glad to hear you liked the movie! I really need to head to the theater soon. The last time I went was when the Hunger Games came out haha!

Dang, girl. You've been cranking out some of my favorite looks of yours. I've been keeping up with your posts but haven't had the time to comment! I absolutely loved your edgy-tribal look with those cool kicks a couple posts ago. The color scheme was perf. And your hair looked great then too! It was cool to see Corina's simply stylish look too! She's too cute. I absolutely adore this daisy top and your cute boots. And you know how I feel about fringe (: The photos are stunning as well. Keep rocking it, girl!

Renae of Simple Sequins said...

Hahahahaha, you are so cute!!!!!!!
1. Love the white daisies! 2. Love the geometric necklace with it. 3. Those booooooooooooots are mine, ok?

Tori said...

What an adorable daisy print!
-Tori
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Olivia Monopoli said...

Uhh love your hair! I found a similar hairstyle on Cupcakes and Cashmere which I love doing!
And hmmm I was considering seeing Mortal Instruments because I read the first book over the summer. But I'm a little sad because Jace does not look the way I imagined him to be. And being the awful person I am, I know that'll ruin the movie for me. I mean... Jace HAS to be HOT!;)
Anyway, you look lovely... great deals in your outfit:)
Hugs & Kisses,
Olivia

Patchoulii Flog said...

Very nice outfit. Especially, love the boots.
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Toks said...

Cute outfit. Pretty top
xoxoxo

libys11 said...

so feminine in that hairstyle!!! it's totally boots and sweater season! :D you're rocking it here, girl!!

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Stephanie L. said...

I love your look! And your hair really is quite fantastic. It sounds like you had a lot of fun with your friends :)

xx.
Stephanie | fashion and tea

shamuboo said...

I fully understand why the compliments increase when the hair goes up. Not only is it a very cool style, it also better shows off that lovely face and those amazing, deep, wonderful eyes. A big "yes" vote to shot #2 for being loaded with many kinds of wow-ness :)

erica marie said...

What a funny story! I love those milkmaid braids on you too! Oh and you got that blouse for $3?!? What a steal!!

xo erica

Francesca said...

Gorgeous! Love the winged eyeliner :)

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Maiken said...

I love what you have done with your hair here and I would totally try it too but I'm pretty sure my hair is too heavy for it. which means it will be painful to spend a whole day like that :P but maybe I should still try and see what happens!
anyway, your outfit is beautiful and I love the overall vibe of it. it reminds me of autumn in a very good way. oh and that necklace is super cool!

Maiken,
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Mica T said...

It is a lovely hairstyle, I can see why it gets you lots of compliments :)


Really like that cute printed tee too!


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Imogen said...

Love the print of your top and that is the most adorable hairstyle.

Simona Toleikyte said...

Awesome outfit!

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Sharon Taylor said...

I randomly stumbled and had to comment.
I love your style, incredibly beautiful.
Plus your hair looks amazing here, I always love to do my hair like this - it only ever looks neat when I do it on a day I have no intention of leaving the house though.


Sharon

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Ali Hval said...

GIRL you are such a catch. You always have guys flirtin' up storms with you. ;) I don't blame them, though, you're so cute and have such a charming little personality! I seriously do love those braids, though. You should not feel self-conscious about them! They're so cute. "Cool hair" is definitely one good way to put it, as this mysterious J guy did, haha!

I feel like this look encompasses you so well. It's so bohemian, super chic, super cute, super you, Miss Linda! And this is actually the first time I have ever noticed your cute little freckles under your eyes. Um, those are so adorable?! I wish I had cool freckle marks. They give you this sexy, mysterious kind of beauty. Not to creep you out or anything, but they do. Hehe!

I adooooore those earrings, too. HAVE A LOVELY FRIDAY MY SWEET DOLL! <3

lalalaPatricia said...

Hi Linda! I miss bumping here! I know I missed a lot of your post but I'll work it out! I like your daisy top here! and of course your effortless looking hair! Pretty! Keep in touch! x

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SaraM said...

Stunning! I think I'll have to do milkmaid braids today; thanks for the inspiration!!
I am a little disappointed though, I hoped he would have at least gotten your number... ;)

SaraM
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Niki D said...

So cute!! I love how you styled this. And your hair is adorable! That was a cute story about the boys at the restaurant, hehe :)

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Sabrina said...

Your hair is super cute like this, and definitely compliment-worthy. :) I'm always aching to try out a hair tutorial on YouTube for braids similar to this, as I feel like my hair is the same all day err day. :P

Love the cute and casualness of this outfit and I love how you almost always have a fun story about boys in your posts, haha!

xo,
Sab
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Samantha said...

Awww, this is the most precious outfit ever! Daisies are my favourite so your playing at my heart strings here! I love how you matched your studs to your top too, very cute. Your hair looks amazing, you look very pretty with your hair up!

charmeuse said...

Really beautiful :)
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Sam said...

Hope you have a wonderfully relaxing weekend!

SHOP STYLE CONQUER said...

love love love this outfit, the daisys are so cute!
and omg your hair is so cool, and awwww love this j guy ;)

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Geraldine Chua said...

Oh you're gorgeous and so is your hair (haha) - definitely deserving of compliments :)

x Gi
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Stephanie Timmins said...

Super cute look, love the braids & the sweater!
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Amanda said...

oh you are such a cutie Linda! I love this look and I love your hairstyle

Bernadette Czle said...

you look so pretty, love your hair! xx

caffinatedlove said...

I love random moments, dearie, all the great love stories start out with them! ;)

oh, ahem, I LOVE YOUR HAIR. It looks ravishing on you and compliments the rest of your outfits. Just kidding. Your outfit is super cute but that hair and that cat eye steal the show for me. Ya look great, is what I'm trying to say.

:P


love,
a

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Jasmine Zhu said...

You look so cute! The hair is amazing

Hannah Gottlieb-Graham said...

Awww, cute flirty boys are the BEST! I can see why they were into you :) This hairstyle is gorgeous! You should do a tutorial!

Xo, Hannah

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Carla Florendo said...

i'm actually planning to watch that movie sometime soon. just saw the trailer and thought it'd be something on my alley too... anyt movie involving super power and mythical creatures haha.. anyway love this top. hope next time you'll be able to show us that detail at the back. love your hair as well Linda!

xo, Carla
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exality said...

love your necklace! maybe we can follow each other? let me know! <3 http://exality.blogspot.com/

Margarita M. said...

You look so cute!!
Love the colors, your hair, and the statements necklace!
Awesome top and jeans!
xoxo

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Mirror of Fashion said...

Your hairdo looks too cute!

Emilija Young said...

Hi sweetheart!
I just found your blog (by looking some great ideas) and i found yours!
And it is soo amazin'! I love everything about it! Style, text, and just all!
Would you like to follow each other? Let me know and i will follow back as soon as I can!

Keep in touch
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Alexandra Zakharova said...

Dear Linda, I've got to say you look incredible with this hairdo. Seriously. Those photographs are adorable!
You are fantastic girl, I always find so many inspiration and positive energy here at your blog!
Wish you a blessed day ahead!

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czarianonuevo said...

wahh!! i LOVE the milkmaid braids you're sporting! this hairstyle is too cuuttee!! LOVE the outfit as well :) i really like the daisy print and all the dainty-fall vibe of this outfit :)

ps: OMG, that random moment left me with slight giggles and sweet smile too :)



czarina :)

Lisa said...

Omg $3 top, I could totally see that being sold at Urban for like $25!


-Lisa
The Lovely Memoir

Laura Whitman said...

That top is just so adorable! I love the pattern a lot!

And I could see why that boy was flirting with you - your hair is adorable like that! :P

xoxo,
Laura
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Candida Maceo said...

Love, love, love you in this outfit! Absolutely perfect.

Candida
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