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Wednesday, March 13, 2013

Cute Outfit of the Day: Sporty Chic

jacket: Volunteers of America $5
t-shirt: Forever 21 $4
jeans: Denizen by Levi's for Target $28
sunglasses: Kmart $10
shoes: Goodwill $4
Total Cost: $51

I've always been a sports fan but I've never been a fan of sporty dressing. Even in my younger days I thought tennis shoes and sweats were to be worn while playing sports but I would never wear them otherwise (I've always loved dressing up!) So naturally I was hesitant to try the sporty chic trend but the chic part was enough to peak my curiosity!

 TO try this trend just take a typical chic outfit but add one sporty piece. Simple enough, right? It could be a cute dress with sneakers or a ball cap with your leather pants. Warning: you'll probably see me rocking this trend a few more times before I decide to throw in the towel!

Here's some more inspiration to get your creative juices flowing:



Julie from Sincerely, Jules
 April from Knocked Up Fabulous

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28 comments:

  1. Vintage Chic! Love how much the sunglasses adds to the look..

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  2. I am all about the sporty look and this jacket is awesome!
    Sheree xxx
    www.itsnotthatdeep.com

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  3. Can I just tell you how much I love this post? Your look oozes effortless cool, but I'm pinning this because I love all the inspiration looks too. Thank you, thank you :)

    Found you via Wardrobe Wednesday
    Find me at http://greenandgorgeous.net

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  4. Ooooooooh .. I couldn't wait to see how you would wear this! How cute! pippa

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  5. Great ideas! You know, I'm the least sporty person on the planet, so I alway sfeel like a poser when I'm wearing sports atire (my hub is a HUGE sports fan)...so this is an excellent alternative!! Glad to find your blog, love thrifting!

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  6. I am loving this, especially the glassess.
    http://millystyles.blogspot.com/

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  7. the jacket rocks and i love your effortless cool vibe;) enjoy your day!

    chandra
    astylishlittlady.com

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  8. Love love love the jacket, the sunglasses really top off the look. Great colors for you!

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  9. Love this outfit! So chic!

    Popping over from Transatlantic Blond. And I am your newest follower :)

    http://lazymazei.blogspot.com

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  10. I love your look, the blue lenses with the red jacket, very sporty!

    Xo Chelsea
    http://shesaidhesaid-fashion.blogspot.com/

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  11. reminds me of the Pink Ladies! Grease Lightening!

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  12. I would do sneakers with a dress. IDK about the rest though your little jacket looks fab on you!
    -Ash
    www.thestylizedwannabe.com

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  13. You pull off the sporty chic look very well! Love those sunnies too!

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  14. Those wedge sneakers are HUGE here but I just feel like I'd look silly!
    ✰Transatlantic Blonde✰

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  15. I love how it turned out-very chic AND sexy! You should definitely try is SEVERAL more times!

    http://thriftyandshameless.blogspot.com

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  16. Oooooooooh gurl...this is GOOD. Like, really really good! LOVE your blog, from one fellow thrift store junkie to another, you really have a great eye.

    xoxo
    www.PardonMyFashion.comHello there!

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  17. You are so beyond adorable and chic it's ridic! Love every part of your style!

    www.kholaskloset.blogspot.com

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  18. SO stoked to have found your blog. I am a thrift store junkie, too! That jacket looks bangerang on you.

    <Happy to be your newest follower.

    nauticalowl.blogspot.com
    MEGAN

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  19. I love the sporty look! Your hair colour is amazing :)

    xx

    www.zdevania.blogspot.com

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  20. I'm with you. Not a fan of dressing to sporty (I hate running shoes unless I'm actually exercising in them), but one piece, intentionally worn with other non-sporty pieces looks great! I love that jacket and that you got it for $5.

    I'm going to try sneakers with a skirt or a baseball jacket (if I can thrift one) with a dress.

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  21. Your jacket is great!

    Hope you have a wonderful day :)

    Sheree
    The Hartungs Blog
    thehartungs.blogspot.ca

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  22. You nailed it! I was waiting to see how you styled that jacket, way to go!

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  23. You look amazing. I love your sporty dressy look and I love all of the inspiration you made.

    Tracy @ Sunny Days and Starry Nights

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  24. Caroline Issa gets it right every time; love her hoodie paired with leopard pumps!

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  25. OMG! You are so cute!!! I freaking love the first picture after yours with the nike shirt and the skirts. Awesome styles!

    http://www.fitnessblondie.blogspot.com

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  26. I wish I could pull that look off as well as you! :D And I love your hair!!

    I found you through the blog hop, and am now following :D
    (www.artevolve.blogspot.ca)

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