Dress Obsessed: Pretty In Pink

As you know, I loves to loves me some ‘PENNEYS so when I was invited to check out their new customer experience and do some shopping I was pretty stoked. I wear a lot of Charlotte Ronson’s I Heart Ronson line and ALSO get a lot of my workout clothes there (including my favorite pink Adidas jacket.) This weekend I put on my shopping chanclas and lurked the new changes. In the past, JCPenney was famous for their constant one-day sales, special coupons and discounted signage. This month they introduced Fair and Square Pricing, a new sales structure where no coupons are needed and items are already set at their low, fair price. Right away, I noticed that the absence of discounted signage made everything look more neat and clean. VERY VISUALLY PLEASING. After picking out some items from my favorite Ronson-wear and MNG by Mango to try on, I checked out the shoes section and was happy to find these very Korkease-esque platform sandals at $30, HOW COULD I RESIST? I also found a great pair of black boots with a SECRET wedge for only $15. NOT BAD!

So here is my first outfit made up of JCP finds! You know I can’t deny a pink floral! The dress ($15!) is from Mary Kate and Ashley’s Olsenboye line. You might remember they made the Clarissa Explains It All boots that I wore ALL THEE TIME. BTW has anyone seen the movie Beastly where MK is a GOTHIC TEEN WITCH? It’s been sort of an inside joke slash prank  for Emi and I for the past two years and I bought her the DVD for Valentine’s day. Can’t wait to finally watch this EDGY VERJ of Beauty and Beast (~~tale as old as time~~) I actually wore this outfit to the LA Zine Fair which was RULL COOL and I will talk about in another post(s) since I bought like $60 worth of zines.

Dress: Olsenboye for JcPenney, shoes: JCPenney, vintage coat, knee socks: Target, various jewelry from various places (chola stores), nail polish: Milani’s One Coat Glitter in Twinkle.

Why is my mood ring always black? I feel like Vada Sultenfuss.

FTC disclosure: I was given a gift card to shop from the very nice people at JCPenney.

14 comments

1 ingrid henny { 02.21.12 at 2:45 pm }

You are rocking that lipstick, sister. Werque.
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2 marie { 02.21.12 at 2:46 pm }

What’s even wild is this lip is from the Fafi Mac line! What is this, three years old???

3 Ashe @ Dramatis Personae { 02.21.12 at 3:36 pm }

OH MAN. I may have that lipcolor. Also, 3 years old & I’ve never used them. MEBBE I need to work on that.
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4 Eli { 02.21.12 at 6:51 pm }

Love how you’ve kind of found your wardrobe groove in JCPenney! The things you pick from there always look great on you.

5 vanessa { 02.22.12 at 11:45 am }

I never woulda thought those platform sandals could look so cute! I gotta add JC Penney to my list of lurks, it’s been too long since I’ve visited them.
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6 Sara M. { 02.22.12 at 4:28 pm }

Um, when I saw you in that outfit from across the room at L.A. Zine Fest I thought I might be in love with you. Now that I am reading your blog I can confirm that I am in love with you. Do you and Emi need a third wheel?

P.S., here you guys are on my blog: http://cartoon-heart.com/2012/02/21/l-a-zine-fest/ It was awesome to meet you guys! ❤

7 Moxie { 02.23.12 at 1:45 pm }

Fresh to def! JCP is getting their shizz proper lately. You Wear it Well
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8 marie { 02.24.12 at 9:48 am }

I have the orange-y one too! They are pretty colors! Glittery! That was one of the best guest lines M.A.C. did (except for the cheap packaging (sticker labels on lipsticks that easily came off)

9 marie { 02.24.12 at 9:48 am }

Thank you! I know, who woulda thunk???

10 marie { 02.24.12 at 9:48 am }

There are gems to be found!

11 marie { 02.24.12 at 9:49 am }

SARA!!!!!! It was so nice meeting you! PLEASE! Wheel yourself on ova! hehe

12 marie { 02.24.12 at 9:49 am }

Thank you moxieboo!!!!!

13 Michelle { 02.25.12 at 12:40 pm }

Vada Sultenfuss was basically my hero growing up. I immediately got a mood ring after I saw that movie and I’m literally wearing one right now. Her influence still holds strong, apparently. Mine is always blue/purple, though…I think that’s good? ANYWAY, I’m digging what you’re wearing, girl!
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14 silvia { 03.22.12 at 1:07 am }

very very nice wedges….

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