Fringe and Lace Up Block Heels

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Hello, Lovelies!

Recently I have been experimenting with dressing up certain elements of my closet and this is the perfect example. I am going through a weird phase with my dress pants and we are taking a much needed break from each other. I love cozy dress pants but since I gain all my weight in my bottom region, (I know what an problem!) they don't fit me quite right anymore. I know I need to use this as motivation to lose a few LBs but for now, it is all about jeans! (Specifically these Kensie jeans from TJ Maxx)

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This works for me since most people in my office wear jeans on the reg so I am not out of place. As for me, I don't wear jeans without other elements of my outfit to "jazz up". Exhibit A: these Christian Siriano lace up heels from Payless Shoe Source! Can you believe these were only 20 bucks an some change?? Heck yes! I am so glad Payless decided to team up with one of the best previous Project Runway winners to provide an affordable shoe. Whoop!

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I actually got this shaw-looking-thing in college at a local tent sale put on by Aggieland Outfitters. It made a brief appearance at a football game but has been hiding in the back of my closet since then. I love shaws but I need to be careful of the bagginess and how it hangs on my broad shoulders. I am not complaining about my body, I just know how it affects the clothing I choose to wear. That is why I encourage the understanding of body types and not all of us can be Victoria Secret models. It is exponentially easier to go shopping when you understand your body. 

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