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Freshly Minted

Jacket & Tights: Target   Tank: TJ Maxx   Cardigan & Skirt: thrifted   Wedges: Go Jane   Necklace & Earrings: c/o Born Pretty



Since winter nip is in the air, I've taken to wearing tights a lot in order to continue getting away with my dresses and skirts. These cheerful, mint tights nabbed my eye while browsing through Target, and I had to test them out. This color is just so appealing! Especially when mixed with black accents.

These jewels are from Born Pretty, and I love the edgy yet bohemian feel to both. The spiked necklace makes the perfect statment, and the earrings have a pretty feel to them. I've got a couple more pieces from Born Pretty that I'm excited to show you! They have some fantastic options to choose from.

With holiday spirit in the air, I've been soaking in the simple things that make this time of year so enjoyable. Cozy clothes, layering, hot drinks, lazy days inside, hours of TV shows....the works.
Haha, when I have time at least! Corina and I stumbled across a new treasure of a TV show, Revenge! Oh man, we're obsessed. When we start one episode, we can't stop and end up watching about five. When they're approximately 45 minutes each, that adds up to a large chunk of time.

So being productive is not a big priority right now. The holidays cause an increase in laziness! With the end of the semester nearing, it's getting difficult to stay focused. Who else can't believe it's already December? Craziness!

I have said these things to you, that in me you may have peace. In the world you will have tribulation. But take heart; I have overcome the world.
John 16:33
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42 comments

Sandra Leiva said...

Great jacket, love it!!

xx

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Samantha said...

Oh, yay! You look so pretty in mint! You're right too, it looks awesome paired with black. And I love your jewelry, you always have the nicest pieces! It's funny, I tend to do more things in the winter, especially work (probably since there's not as much to do). But definitely yes to the cozy clothes and delicious warm beverages :)

Kim Alston said...

Excellent layering Linda! I love mint and glad to see it incorporated into your Winter wardrobe. Very pretty.
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Ashley Taylor said...

You look great in mint, girl. I love that color for winter. Good luck on the end of your semester. I feel less productive lately too! I think
its the daylight savings time madness.

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Kati said...

What a cute look today, I love the mint accents and the necklace is pretty adorable, too!
I also can't believe it's December - this year just flew by!

Have a fantastic day,
-Kati

Mili said...

Oooh mint is such a pretty color. And pretty perfect for winter/ the holiday season :)

Mili from Call me, Maeby

Catarine Martins said...

Love your skirt sweetie.

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Jodie said...

The tights look awesome- so cool as an extra layer to the Look. Maybe I should give coloured legs a go?
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Toks said...

Cool houndstooth skirt and the tights look good on you.
xoxoxo

Toks said...

Cool houndstooth skirt and the tights look good on you although I'm not a huge fan of coloured tights, then again I'm not a huge fan on tights but in the winter we can't really get away with bare legs. hahaha
xoxoxo

Carla Florendo said...

haha i like the title of this post.. it's very you. anyway love your skirt Linda! so pretty! and Revenge? how is that? never heard of it before but now that you talk about it, i think i should check it out. am looking for a new tv series to follow.

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AEKK Charms said...

Love your necklace! Love your outfit! You look genius! Thanks for your sharing!

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Olivia M. said...

What a great color of tights! Great color palette also:)
Hugs & Kisses,
Olivia

Ali Hval said...

Aw yess, tights are super important for the winter times! I'm pretty pumped that I can wear them around now. Especially the bright ones... makes it exciting, doesn't it? I really love these aqua ones, Linda! You should wear them tons so I can steals your funky outfits. ;D They look absolutely dashing on you!

Increase in laziness... that is pretty true around exam week! Man, I just can't wait for the holidays so I can work on my porfiolio lol lol. I am done with these current art projects. GURL WE NEED TO STAY FOCUSED

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Lisa said...

I seriously didn't realize it was December until I was writing a blog post and looked at the time stamp! Crazy!

Love the outfit. The mint tights adds so much spunk! :)


-Lisa
The Lovely Memoir

Nathyness said...

Yep, holiday relaxation mode has kicked in for me too. Which is bad, because I still have a ton left to do before Christmas!!

LOVE the penultimate picture here. It's a perfect shot! Great shirt, and great graphics too. I'm really loving the titled images in the beginning of each post. Looks so well put together. Because it is! Ha.

Shamu Boo said...

Ohwowthosetights!!! You sure know how to make my night, dear :) Pining for closer pictures of them but wonderfully grateful for the ones I have :) And, yes, I did (eventually) notice the rest of the outfit. "Beautiful" should be on something you wear all the time as it is an apt, if understated, description. Those earrings are so gorgeous but most stunning of all is that smile in the 2nd to last shot. DidIsayWowalready? :)

Erika Lee @ A Tiny Rocket said...

cute outfit! I think the tights make the outfit :)

Imogen said...

Love your skirt and it looks amazing with green.

Peet said...

I'm struggling with being productive too, what is it with this December???:) I just wanna cozy up under a blanket somewhere and watch some QUALITY tv. I should check out that Revenge show you mentioned...

P.S.: I LOVE this look, mint's one of my favorite colors, you look great, babe!!!

Beauty Follower said...

I like the leggings and skirt combination!

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India said...

Love your skirt!

Jessica stoner said...

love your necklace!and your earrings ! very unique outfit,we can try it...................;)


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Nicole Aguinaldo said...

Wow stunning! Such a edgy outfit :)

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Flavia Eriel said...

GREAT photo! U'RE SO STYLISH!HYPED!
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Dina Karivalis said...

Love those minty tights! Tights are the perfect thing for winter.
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Pop Champagne said...

this outfit is slightly different style than ones you've posted and it's so much fun, love the mix of colors and prints here!

Maiken said...

yeah, it sure is rather crazy that the next year is not far at all :O by the way, I like your houndstooth skirt and I'm also watching Revenge weekly (they show the second season here in Estonia right now). yesterday I saw a bit of season 3 accidentally :P

Maiken,
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Love and Ace said...

Those mint tights are so...fresh :) You always do such a good job with layering and mixing colors! xx Kat


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Nancy said...

the last quote is refreshing to read. Thank you for sharing it and reminding us all. =)

Love your mint details in this outfit. =)

xo,
nancy

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Gaby de Modacapital said...

Such a great outfit. Love mint color :)
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Fivyolen Qiu said...

so pretty x

Little Miss Olen.

Elsha said...

I needed that scripture :) Thank you so much for sharing. And you just really have the best style! Every time I visit your blog you have an entire new look and I love it

Sam said...

Hi Linda, we definitely share the same taste in TV shows, Revenge is one of my favorites, its riveting and keeps you at the edge of your seat. Are you team Daniel, Jack or Aiden? Love the way you mixed it up in this fine outfit, the tights are the prettiest shade. You are so kind to visit, hope your week in going wonderfully.

Avi Valencia said...

Revenge is really good? I wish I have the time to watch tv shows. Right now, I'm on my finals :(

The mint tights are so sweet <3 I wearing also tights for this winter.

Avi
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Bernadette Czle said...

mint cardigan! aa too cute, you look lovely! xx

Bernadette Czle said...

mint cardigan! aa too cute, you look lovely! xx

Jimmy Valentine said...


wow !!!
that is beautiful !! amazing colors..
the combo is just looking stunning !~!~
I really loved it~!~

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Jessica Mattioli said...

Love the skirt!

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Mica T said...

Love your houndstooth mini skirt, and the bright tights are a nice addition with the black :)


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czarianonuevo said...

i really LOVE the mint color!! it's perfect for that winter Christmas feel!! i like how you incorporated houndstooth print to your ensemble!!! Chic Linda!!


i couldn't agree more. nowadays, i just want to read a book or go Christmas shopping :)


czarina :)

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