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9.23.2013

Peplum Perfection

Top:  J.Crew, Skirt:  J.Crew (old, very similar here), Shoes:  Christian Louboutin, Bag:  Target
I always think that too much of a good thing is just the opposite ~ not a good thing. I never buy two of the same item, and I try to limit my trendy purchases. Last year I purchased two peplum tops - one in black with a short sleeve {seen here} and a sleeveless version in cream {seen here}. 
After that I vowed that I had filled my peplum quota...
...until J.Crew came out with this little ponte number and I just couldn't resist. I love the fit and especially the sleeve length. I broke my rule but I'm sure I will be wearing the heck out of this top!

10 comments:

  1. Totally understand you, I'm exactly like you! Too many trends on my closet is something that never happens, and the truth is that lots of times I only get addicted to a trend when it isn't already trend, and I'm really not worried about that because I have my personal style! Peplum is one of those trends that completely crushed me, and I'm thinking that it's eternal, so it was a great choice to add a third peplum to your closet!

    <3
    http://zazzish.blogspot.pt/

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  2. Love that this is long-sleeved and that the flare isn't too overwhelming...you look gorgeous!

    www.pennypincherfashion.com

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  3. love that skirt! such a cute combo for work!

    The Style Scribe

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  4. I love that skirt. I have it :)

    Rebecca {at} Preppy Panache

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  5. Glad to see that J Crew peplum on a blogger - I've been eyeing it for such a long time but didn't want to take the plunge until I saw it in "real" photos, if you know what I mean. And I love it on you! It's gorgeous, and absolutely perfect for fall!

    Bold Subtlety

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  6. This peplum isn't too much so I think it's ok if you added an extra. Plus you can wear this one into winter ;)

    Jacqueline
    www.purelypeanut.com

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  7. You look seriously perfect...love this!

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  8. I think the longer sleeves are so ladylike on this J Crew peplum, I'm glad you broke your rule!

    xoxo,
    Chelsea & The City

    Don't forget to enter my 2 year blogiversary giveaway for a chance to win a Baublebar Pave Links bracelet & sweet hanger necklace!

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  9. Love your skirt and the way you styled it.

    Sofia

    stylishlyinlove.blogspot.com

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  10. did you find the peplum top to run true to size or small? i'm about your size but i have no idea which size to order. what would you recommend?

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