Thursday, May 3, 2012

When you stop looking, you find it


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Happens with shoes just like it does with men....


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Blazer: >Silence & Noise via UO (mine is XL) . Shorts: DIY cut offs (try these in 2 sizes up). Tee: Western Spirit (cut off the sleeves). Hat: Trash & Vaudeville. Shoes: Chloe (found here). (Similars: these. Block heels sandals or here).  Nails: Topshop 'Gone Fishing' (on 2nd bottle).  Lips: MAC 'Lady Danger' So Chaud is another good orange.


It was one of the 'ones that got away.'   After months years of stalking eBay and googling word variations on 'chloe triple strap shoes' - I gave up on finding these.

I tried.

Then these popped up on Yoox.  I literally did this  :- O    I thought Chloe stopped making these so where the eff did these come from?? There's more from that old season:  these and lower versions.

You stop looking.  It turns up.  Even if it's years later.

This must have happened to you. Clothes or men, the principal is the same I've noticed.

63 comments:

  1. This happened to me once (with shoes) in the clearance aisle of Nordstrom rack. The "ones that got away" found me:)

    Love the lip color & the hat!

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  2. let um go they come back in the correct season to make you look stellar... I like that

    Sunnie
    (.=

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  3. Wow those shoes are utterly amazing. and they match the blazer perfectly. With your words of wisdom--i'll stop looking for the perfect guy. Maybe he'll just waltz into my life unannounced. let's hope so :)
    Rory
    www.WearAboutsBlog.com
    Vanessa Mooney Giveaway on Wear Abouts!

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  4. How awesome that you finally found them! I can totally see why you wanted them so bad, they're gorgeous and timeless! Love how you styled this outfit!

    xxTheresa

    The Habit

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  5. LOVE THIS LOOK!!! esp with the shoes. amazing.
    xx

    dressedyet.blogspot.com

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  6. Haha congrats on such great shoe karma!!

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  7. Love this outfit the shoes are a great purchase.

    Collections

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  8. Love that lipstick on you! is it a matte lipstick?
    josephine
    http://www.cheerthefup.com

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  9. I adore this look too! cute shoes-


    kisses from Spain

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  10. love this outfit! =)

    xoxo, Ivana

    ivannascloset.blogg.se

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  11. This has definitely happened to me a few times! Who cares if it comes a few years late.. you just get so happy because they've finally found you! :-) lovely post X

    http://studdedpearls.blogspot.co.uk

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  12. Look is cool) The colour of lipstick is awesome)

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  13. Those "lower versions"... girl! Great look.

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  14. I'm could literally save your every post in my inspiration folder!;)
    xx
    B.
    http://www.beeswonderland.com

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  15. yes, with the shoes, and man :)
    love them!

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  16. I hope that happens with this Alice + Olivia striped blazer I've been looking for... sigh...
    aneyeforfashion.blogspot.com

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  17. You're so right! Those shoes are fab, hope they were worth the wait.

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  18. Gorgeous shoes! Congrats!!!

    PS love the new blog design. :)

    Victoria,
    'The Wind of Inspiration' style blog

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  19. Amazing outfit post. Your style is perfect!
    Check out my fashion blog - http://risingcolors.blogspot.com/

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  20. Those shoes are so stunning.

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  21. Ah man, love them. I have a couple of Kurt Geiger Lookalikes but love them too.

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  22. really cute styling :)

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  23. I seriously love everything about this look!

    xoxo

    www.thelookandlisten.com

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  24. Love the look! denim shorts and blazer and the bag is amazing, is it vintage???

    espantajasandfriends.blogspot.com

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  25. wow they look great with your outfit.

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  26. As always, you look amazing. LOVE the shoes!

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  27. Hi Karen,

    as you are so stylish can you give me an idea on what to wear with my new Skull Studded Leather Jacket?

    http://www.topshop.com/webapp/wcs/stores/servlet/ProductDisplay?beginIndex=0&viewAllFlag=&catalogId=33057&storeId=12556&productId=5534730&langId=-1&sort_field=Price%20Descending&categoryId=208526&parent_categoryId=203984&pageSize=20

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  28. this is an amazing outfit!!!!
    those shoes and this hat are just gorgeous!!!
    xx
    Composition Two
    Mode Blog

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  29. Love the lipstick! ;)

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  30. THese shoes are to die for!!

    http://www.afrenchinlosangeles.com/

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  31. You just look TOO cool everytim e I come across your blog! JEAL

    BLEURGH
    www.say-bleurgh.blogspot.com

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  32. Love this look, Bright red lipstick

    Isabella
    http://www.findthose.com

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  33. who wears hats better than karen? i mean, come on!

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  34. Oh Karen ! Your blog, your little stores I love them. Your an inspiration and my fashion fix !

    Dani over and out :)

    http://inadanifashion.blogspot.com/

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  35. I love this outfit. I like the casual shorts and paired with that beautiful blazer and wow sites.they look so amazing.

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  36. Isn't it the truth! These chloe shoes are gorgeous.

    Love the t paired with the white blazer - and especially loving Lady Danger on you!

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  37. love your style

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