Fashion Friday

24 Feb

HAPPY FRIDAY!!!! Something occurred to me the other day – I never write about non-running fashion. I’ll write about running shoes, and compression garments, etc. all day long, but I never write about what I wear when I’m not running.

A lot of people will say, “If I could live in workout clothes, I would.” I am not one of those people. I love to get dressed in “real” clothes. My day job requires me to look somewhat professional, and I enjoy dressing up and looking cute on the weekends too!

For my very first Fashion Friday – I’m going to share with you one of my favorite work outfits from this week!

Me Top Half w-HeadWhole Outfit

Top Headless Half

Unfortunately you can’t see the stripes in the pants really well – and I thought I had taken a picture. They’re black, white, and purple. I love to wear a top with striped pants that brings out the color of the stripe.

What’s the other thing I love about these pants? They’re about 7 years old. So anyone that says “Oh, I don’t like Old Navy, they’re not quality, blah blah blah…” Sorry, you’re wrong.

Here’s where I got what I’m wearing:

Headband – Sparkly Soul

White Tank Top – Aeropostale

Purple Top – Gap

Pants – Old Navy

Cardigan – Ann Taylor

What is one of your favorite fashionable things to do, like me matching my shirt to my stripes?

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13 Responses to “Fashion Friday”

  1. Nicole February 24, 2012 at 7:33 am #

    i also love dressing up 🙂

  2. readytogetsweaty February 24, 2012 at 8:01 am #

    Super cute outfit. I also LOVE to dress up and my favorite thing to do is match accessories (Jewelry) to my clothes.

  3. Heather (Where's the Beach) February 24, 2012 at 8:19 am #

    I’m a huge fan of accessories for any and all outfits. Oh…and shoes…love love shoes 😉

  4. Heidi @BananaBuzzbomb February 24, 2012 at 8:32 am #

    Unfortunately I have no “need” to dress up since it’s not required for work. Although I do like the feeling of getting dressed up for special occasions. Happy Friday!

  5. bonnie February 24, 2012 at 8:48 am #

    I’m with Heidi – as a personal training, my gym clothes are my work clothes! But it’s fun when I do “get” to dress up..cute outfit! 🙂

  6. jobo February 24, 2012 at 9:08 am #

    You look gorgeous in that first pic (all of them, but first one I love!). Great shot! 🙂 And your outfit is super cute! I love fashion friday 😉

  7. Jess February 24, 2012 at 9:19 am #

    Super cute outfit! I love dressing up for dates…especially the sushi date-blogger style variety 😉 I also don’t mind dressing up for work (the one day I’m in the office a week now LOL) and LOVE accesories and shoes to make/break an outfit. So fun! BUT I can’t lie – I DO love my workout gear too, so comfy and sporty 🙂

  8. Laury @thefitnessdish February 24, 2012 at 10:00 am #

    Yes!!! I love my sparkly soul headband!!! And I really need to get over to Old Navy. It’s one of my favorite places to shop–I always find great deals there!

  9. KymberlyFunFit February 24, 2012 at 11:11 am #

    Like you, my sister has adopted her Sparkly Soul headband as perma-fashion wear, not just workout wear.

  10. eatingforexcellence February 24, 2012 at 6:46 pm #

    Cute! I love GAP 🙂

  11. fitknitchick February 24, 2012 at 8:37 pm #

    Love the Gap top! Very cute and flattering. Is it a deep purple like my monitor says?

  12. Running in Mommyland February 26, 2012 at 7:28 am #

    I love fashion Friday! p.s. I saw your link on Wild Things Sunday post! Am twitter following you too!

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