i’m wearing: f21 faux leather accent colorblock shift dress (sold out but this is cute and i also LOVE this one), h&m bracelet, ann taylor spotted clutch and coach patent leather tassel shoes (old but i LOVE these…hopefully they are more comfortable than mine).

i have been DYING to wear my new fall clothes but it has just been WAY too hot. but at least i finally got a chance to wear this colorblock dress that i’ve had in my closet for a while now. it has faux leather detailing around the armholes which i love. these shoes on the other hand are not the most comfortable shoes i own. i’ve had them for over a year now (picked them up at nordstrom rack) and have worn them maybe twice. sadly, the tassels come undone after like three steps and my feet kill me after about four steps. i immediately had to change into my new ann taylor heels after taking these pics.

26 Comments ( Reply )

  1. Mira
    Sep 03, 2012 @ 12:33 am

    Beautiful classy dress!!! Too bad that the shoes are uncomfortable they look really cute. ThatΒ΄s the problem with shoes I have a pair of converse sneakers that kill my feet!!!
    xo

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  2. Amy
    Sep 03, 2012 @ 12:42 am

    That’s the worst when you can only wear shoes for an hour tops. You look super hot though! Love the dress!!
    -amy
    http://www.dreamingincashmere.com

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  3. Neris
    Sep 03, 2012 @ 1:51 am

    LOVE this look Jenn! such an adorable dress and heels!

    xoxo,

    Fashion Fractions

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  4. Amy
    Sep 03, 2012 @ 2:03 am

    Loving this outfit Jenn, just a beautiful dress! Can’t believe it came from Forever 21, such a fabulous find!

    xo Amy
    Leopard and Lillies

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  5. Kiki
    Sep 03, 2012 @ 2:50 am

    Gosh, I wish it was hot in England. We basically did not have a summer this year…just rain and cold. πŸ™

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  6. Beauty Follower
    Sep 03, 2012 @ 3:47 am

    Like the color!

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  7. Penny Pincher Fashion
    Sep 03, 2012 @ 4:02 am

    So in love with this dress – you know I’m a sucker for anything black & white right now! Cannot believe you found it at F21 πŸ™‚ Also like that you kept the accessories simple…it’s perfect!

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  8. Eloquent English
    Sep 03, 2012 @ 5:07 am

    It was 90 here too… I’m just over it!!! Lovely outfit though! Embrace the rest of Summer I guess!?!? xoxo

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  9. Amy Shaughnessy
    Sep 03, 2012 @ 5:31 am

    Love this dress! I’m wearing faux leather (black and white) on the blog today too. Come check it out!

    Amy

    Fashion and Beauty Finds

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  10. Kara Kieran
    Sep 03, 2012 @ 7:38 am

    I have these shoes too and have the exact same problems! Its too bad because they are really lovely!

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  11. Joana
    Sep 03, 2012 @ 8:31 am

    Lovely outfit!! I love faux leather too.Printed clutch is awesome.

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  12. Taylor Morgan
    Sep 03, 2012 @ 8:45 am

    Very gorgeous outfit! I am obsessed πŸ™‚

    xoxo,
    Taylor

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  13. Tanya
    Sep 03, 2012 @ 9:01 am

    I prefer you in a little more color and structure. I can relate on buying shoes that are less than comfortable. Why not try to consign them? Try to stay cool!

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  14. Meredith
    Sep 03, 2012 @ 9:47 am

    Those shoes are fabulous! I love this dress. It’s so chic! …We’ve still got 100 degree temps. here in Texas. I don’t think I’ll be wearing fall layers for months. Sadly.
    Meredith
    createthatoutfit.com

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  15. Tara
    Sep 03, 2012 @ 10:10 am

    Fun dress! I love the colorblocking πŸ™‚

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  16. Red Tag Chic Los Angeles
    Sep 03, 2012 @ 11:32 am

    Forever 21 never ceases to amaze….love that B&W dress!!

    REBECCA
    http://www.redtagchiclosangeles.com

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  17. Marie-Eve @aprettynest
    Sep 03, 2012 @ 1:17 pm

    Stunning dress ! You look amazing !
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  18. Giovanna
    Sep 03, 2012 @ 1:38 pm

    Cute look! Loving that dress!

    xx
    Giovanna
    http://www.oliveandanarrow.com

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  19. danielle spradlin
    Sep 03, 2012 @ 1:42 pm

    Super cute dress!! I am in love with those shoes. So sad they are not comfy.

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  20. Erin S.
    Sep 03, 2012 @ 5:53 pm

    There will be no fall clothes until at least October around here!

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  21. Rachel
    Sep 03, 2012 @ 9:43 pm

    Always love a good black and white combo!

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  22. Alice at Happiness at Mid Life
    Sep 03, 2012 @ 10:11 pm

    Adorable dress! I am a big fan of B&W. I hate when I buy cute shoes that never get comfy.

    Alice
    http://www.happinessatmidlife.com

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  23. Allison
    Sep 04, 2012 @ 12:10 pm

    Love that leather details around the armholes too. It looks classic and comfortable at the same time.

    – Allison

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  24. Lindsay
    Sep 04, 2012 @ 1:39 pm

    I have this same dress but havent worn it yet! πŸ™‚ That “leather” trim sold it for me. This post makes me even more anxious to wear it! Looks great on you! πŸ™‚

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  25. Bre
    Sep 04, 2012 @ 8:21 pm

    Oh no! I hate when shoes hurt your feet or when the ties come undone, it’s so annoying. You look super cute no matter what!
    Cheers,
    Bre

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  26. Janelle@GlamorousMama
    Sep 11, 2012 @ 12:47 pm

    I know how you feel! The weather is nuts here is CA. One day its raining the next its 100!

    Can’t wait for your fall posts!

    Janelle
    GlamorousMama

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