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March 25th, 2010 · Print Print

Ever since I started adding style photos to this blog, I’ve found myself much more willing to try new stores.  Whereas at one point I had a rotation of 5 or 6 stores where I bought 90% of my clothes, for the last few months I’ve stopped in anywhere with a good window.  Not surprisingly, I’ve had some great finds that totally wouldn’t have made it onto my radar a year or two ago.

One of those finds is Brooklyn Industries.  I used to think that their clothes are too grungy and hipster-ish for me, but when I actually went inside a few weeks ago, I found some very cute, relaxed, elegant pieces.  This dress fits like pajamas and it’s polished enough for work — does it get any better than that?

Oh, wait.  Yes, it does.  It’s also on sale for $50!  And still available in almost every size.  See, it’s a good thing to venture off the beaten path every once in a while!

Brooklyn Industries dress, Jimmy Choo heels, vintage bracelet, Ferragamo sunglasses.


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14 responses so far ↓

  • 1 Laura // Mar 25, 2010 at 6:38 am

    Oh, I want this one!  The sunglasses are cute too!!!

  • 2 RLV // Mar 25, 2010 at 6:45 am

    Ooh cute!  That looks comfy & chic.  The best of both worlds!

    Btw, I never got to thank you for your NY recs!  It was a washout when we got there, but we made the best of it!  Anyway, thanks for your insight! :)

  • 3 Sara // Mar 25, 2010 at 6:46 am

    who made the bracelet?

  • 4 CC // Mar 25, 2010 at 6:55 am

    I’ve looked, but I haven’t found a place to subscribe to the food posts only.  Is there such a feed?  How do I find it?

  • 5 Katy // Mar 25, 2010 at 6:59 am

    Sara — It’s actually my grandmother’s — so vintage.  It’s just a plain gold bracelet with a little detail, not sure you can see much in the photos.

    CC — Yes!  You can subscribe to the food-only feed here:

  • 6 CC // Mar 25, 2010 at 7:00 am

    Katy–Thank you!  Will do.

  • 7 Dee // Mar 25, 2010 at 12:44 pm

    Like the dress, but the shoes—ahhhhh.  😉

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  • 9 Becs // Mar 26, 2010 at 6:36 am

    Love that dress! Deceptively comfy is definitely my goal with work clothes too. 😉

  • 10 Alicia // Mar 26, 2010 at 10:20 am

    oh i love this look on you! 😉 such a pretty dress and it has pockets!!!

  • 11 Nikki // Mar 26, 2010 at 4:18 pm

    I love your dress, the colours are great and i love the oversized sleeves!

  • 12 Maki // Mar 26, 2010 at 8:57 pm

    Aww how lovely – you’re adorable!!!  I heart your dress – pretty:)

  • 13 love // Mar 27, 2010 at 7:08 am

    just discover your blog thanks to chictopia, and sooo love your style !

  • 14 Gabby / Gypsy*Diaries // Mar 28, 2010 at 5:09 am

    Hi! Thanks for coming by and leaving a sweet comment! Btw I love your blog!

    P.S: I moved my blog! Please come by to say hi and now you have to follow! 😀

    THANKS and have a wonderful Sunday!

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