Completely Gratuitous Outfit Post


soft pink and white dress 2

soft pink and white dress 6 tree

soft pink and white dress 5
. . .my camera, on it’s way down

soft pink and white dress 4

calvin klein shoes+rope necklace+pink pearls -2

rope necklace 2


What I’m Wearing
* Eryn Brinie soft pink drop waist dress {belted} …from Gilt Groupseen here
* INC knit dress worn over ….seen here and here ages ago
* Calvin Klein “Parma” platform sandals {
also here in black suede
} …seen here
* Rope necklace DIYed this morning. Used rope from this rope necklace DIY, slid one side through the other, then used matching brown tulle to tie the other end to the rope, creating a bow. Tulle is just about the easiest textile to work with. I actually love this.
* Ruth Taubman Pink pearl necklace w/multicolor stones {gift} worn above the rope
* Red Monkey skinny belt
* D&G mirror watch, stacked rings {I love buying stacked rings and interchanging them!}
* Tom Ford “Yvette” sunglasses

As I was setting my camera up to snap my outfit shots this afternoon, it wobbled, then tumbled directly to the ground snapping a cool timed shot on its way down. I was able to get a few more but they had this half-blurry effect adding a creepy dreaminess to the photos. In an effort to fix it, I cleaned the lens and powered the camera off …but the lens decided it wanted to remain erect thus giving me an error message on my viewfinder. Dead. If I hadn’t turned it off I could have gotten a few more dreamy images. But oh well. I packed it up and went home.

Now because I know I’m clumsy and usually hurried when taking my outfit shots {propping my camera up on my car because I’m too lazy to get out my tripod}, I prefer to use my old Canon PowerShot SD900 Digital Elph Cameracanon powershot sd900 elph digital camera when I’m out on the road. My more advanced camera with a cordless remote stays safe at home for just this reason. But clearly {and luckily} I’ll have to carefully use it while my PowerShot is being repaired. le sigh*

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LA native & lifestyle blogger Maegan Tintari writes daily at ...love Maegan.com sharing beauty & style secrets, including fashion DIYs, how-to nail art manicures, hair tutorials, recipes & home decorating ideas, as well as a look into her personal life, her journey & battle with infertility & recent relocation to the mountains by a lake in search of a better life with her adorable French Bulldog brothers, Trevor and Randy.

20 Comments

  • FASHION SNAG

    April 16, 2010 |

    Love your heels!

    http://www.FashionSnag.com

  • Michelle

    April 16, 2010 |

    Oh no! This sounds sadly familiar. My beloved Kodak (first digital camera) was destryoed in a very similar fashion. AND I literally poured an entire glass of wine in my laptop a few weeks ago. Cheers to our tech issues. So sorry…
    clearlyfabulous.wordpress.com

  • 1 Funky Woman

    April 16, 2010 |

    You look Marvelous! Amazing shoes and sunglasses!

  • Fashion Face

    April 16, 2010 |

    I adore this outfit! SO perfect fro spring….def one of my favs!

  • Factory Girl

    April 16, 2010 |

    Love your style, you are really stunning:)

  • Iva

    April 16, 2010 |

    oh no Maegan I am so sorry about your camera!! You look beautiful and I love the dreamy effects and your newly DIYed necklace. Its a great color especially mixed with pink {I love ALMOST any color mixed with brown, I think its always such a great match…umm and why am I going on about this?! LOL } Happy Friday and I hope you have a great weekend!!

  • Nicole Smith

    April 16, 2010 |

    beautiful look! perfect for spring!

  • ashlina

    April 16, 2010 |

    i LOVE that you posted this so early…gives me outift inspiration for my day!!!!! im loving this weather right now in LA….its perfect for fun outfits, no?

    XOXO
    ashlina
    thedecorista.com

  • Pamela

    April 16, 2010 |

    laaaaaaav the shoes!!!
    xxxxxx

  • Violet

    April 16, 2010 |

    the picture came out so interesting though… i like the shoes and the dress over dress thing.

    i know you save energy with your blog background…have you heard of blackle.com?

    XX
    Vi from Cali

  • 6roove

    April 16, 2010 |

    the skirt is so lovely!
    cute pastels

  • Astérisque

    April 16, 2010 |

    love your pictures, especially the last one. you are such a beautiful woman!
    X

  • Katie

    April 16, 2010 |

    Hope your camera turns out ok!

  • vicky h.

    April 16, 2010 |

    great outfit! those nudes are fab, perfect color for spring this year!

    xox
    Bikinis & Passports

  • Angela

    April 16, 2010 |

    Oh no! Your poor camera… At least you did get some great soft focus shots! It always amazes me that you take such wonderful pictures of yourself with just a self timer… I wish I could do that!

    Beautiful outfit as always 🙂 Really loving those shoes…

    http://quirkynerdyprincess.blogspot.com/

  • J-Diggety

    April 16, 2010 |

    I love those blurry photos, very dreamy!
    Happy weekend!
    xoxo J

  • Dancing Branflake

    April 16, 2010 |

    I love the belted look on you. And I agree with Iva- the dreamy look is very nice with the trees and sunshine. Lovely post! Have a great Friday!

  • drollgirl

    April 17, 2010 |

    these shots are DREAMY! like a fairy tale! just fab!

  • MELISSA Z.

    April 17, 2010 |

    Great stilettos! To die for! <3

    http://www.abitoffashion.com

  • Anneke

    April 24, 2010 |

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