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Sunday, September 26, 2010

Vacay before the Fall

My mini vacation was spent in Gainesville, which is where I went to college. I was there for about a week and had some time to just relax, hang out with my Gville friends and do a bit of shopping--just a bit.

I bought this great wool fedora at a little boutique store called Henri Girl on sale for $5!

Remember I mentioned how much I wanted these shoes in my Shoe Envy post?

Now I have some rockin' pumps; Christian Siriano patent leather platform pumps in black python--from Payless!

When not shopping, I was eating, lol. I went to this great place called Bento. It's pretty much a staple in Gville. I got sushi and bulgogi.

As some of you might know I am a journalist. This is a story I wrote about Bento, which is featured in the restaurant in this beautiful frame.

I went downtown in this F21 dress and I got complimented a few times. It's lace on the outside.

I'll have to make an official OOTD with it because these photos were taken with my camera phone, which is not nearly as good as my Canon.

Tailgating before the game. Some people set up from 7am and the game didn't start until 7pm. That's dedication!

Everyone seems to be focused on the camera except for me.

Tailgating with Anna; she's made a few guest appearances on this site.

Everyone trying to teach everyone else "how to dougie" at the tailgate party

Ben Hill Griffin Stadium--Home of the Gators.

Ari and I at the Gator game sitting in the endzone

The Gators against Kentucky; final score: 48-14 Gators!



Thanks to all the super awesome comments on my last post. I'll be checking your blogs today. Did you all see Glee? It was a great season opener!

Now I'm back and it's officially fall. I can't wait! Are you excited?

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Christine said...

Loving the pictures :)

http://christineiversen.blogspot.com/

Ivania santos By DIAMOND said...

Great post!

LOVE IT :D*

Courtney Erin said...

I LOVE that F21 dress - it's gorgeous!!!!

xoxo ~ Courtney
http://sartorialsidelines.blogspot.com

Reyna♥ said...

Amazing post! (:

xoxo

Lisanne said...

lovely picture's!

---!Fashion Passion!--- said...

You look beautiful
Kisses from Turkey:)))

Christine said...

thank you for your comments <3
If you want i can give you the ebay link to the leopard pouch :)

x Christine

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Juliette said...

We should have met up yesterday! lol, I'm a student at UF and I was downtown last night!
Go Gators!

-Juliette WhereForArtThouRomeo

Missy M said...

fab pics x

Missy
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julia louise said...

Hey babe.
It's my first time on your blog :-) You are welcome to comment on my blog or follow me<3
Kisses.
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Theonlyfashionprincess said...

following each other is a great idea. I'm following ya from now on. will you follow me?
xoxo

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Couture Carrie said...

So fun, darling!
You look fabulous!

xoxox,
CC

"L" said...

Lovely pics. Your dress is pretty!

I'm not following Glee at the moment, have seen a few episode, they are fun :) I will have to see them all one day.

Lexy @ Quirky Explosion said...

YOU ARE SO CUTE. I've always always always wished that I had dimples! ALWAYS.

Looks like bundles of fun times!

:)

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LabelSnob said...

You look great!! looks like you had so much fun! I LOVE tailgating!
I love the hat and your new shoes!! I am currently so obessed with hats!

Style, She Wrote said...

Super cute looks! Love the fedora!

julianne. said...

looked like you had an amazing time.
and you look gorgeous.<3

MarchMusings said...

The Siriano's are worth lusting after

Christina said...

Love your game day look hun! Thanks for submitting!

Katie said...

Love the shoes!

Faboulista said...

the shoes. I'm totally envious. i want them. damn!
xoxo
mina

I'm Alee. said...

OMG I haven't been on your site in forever. You look so cute! I love your one-sleeved dress too. Glad you had fun girl :)

L ~DIY Diva~ said...

looks like you had alot of fun! love those pumps and yes he has changed payless so much with his line. that lace dress is it! i may have to step foot in F21 someday.

lastly GLEE is my show! you can catch my crazy commentary on twitter...hahaha. but yeah i loved the premier....new recruitment finally!

~L~
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OneCraftyFox said...

Looks like so much fun!! I LUV that dress!!!!

Pop Champagne said...

looks like a nice mini getaway vacation! Love the 1 shoulder forever 21 lace dress, it's so pretty

nil said...

Awwh the pictures made me go awww. Sorry hadn't been around in the past few posts.. major exams in school. bleh :|
I missed your bloggg!

Cafe Fashionista said...

I seriously cannot believe those pumps are from Payless, Cheryl - those are some serious rock star shoes! I'm so glad you had a fabulous vacay!! :)

catwalk criminal said...

love the pumps girl ♥

Kristin said...

Totally jealous of your tailgate action!

Naka said...

you look amazing ^^ i love the dress and cute photos!

Isquisofrenia said...

all this photos are gorgeous of you
love the one with the hat

Mimi said...

i'm glad you had a great time hanging out with friends, eating, and shopping! :D i love that fedora hat! and the sandals you wore with the jersey and shorts are so cute!

<3, Mimi
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ERiCA said...

nice blog & love the dress

xx
http://LittleLadyRica.blogspot.com

Fruity Lashes said...

dang girl you got the spirit. love the dress and the pose

Nesay said...

I really like your hair very cute!

Fashion, Art and other fancies said...

Very attractive shoes you got for yourself.
And youe Mini-holiday looks like it was Much fun.
It's always nice to see former college friends. Have a nice week!;-)

Alienor said...

I will alwayys love your looks !

Sher said...

First of all, fabulous shoes! And the lace dress is so amazing on you, very vampy:)

xx

Audrey Allure said...

Gorgeous pumps :)

Marie said...

Sounds like a great time, Cheryl!:D

$5 fedora, what a steal!:D Dress looks lovely on you.:D

***** Marie *****
allthingsmarie.com

Taj Acosta said...

What a fun vacay! And great pieces you found shopping!

PurpleNepenthe said...

Kudos on the article :) And the pictures of you were great!

indianmakeupways said...

hey u look really gorgeous in that lace dress. by the way thanks for liking my post :). really love ur blog too. new follower here :)

sweet said...

oh love...looking gorgeous as ever!!!!

love the outfits and your shoes are totally adorable...it was fun to know that you are having fun!!!!

Kisses
Sweet
PensandLens

Style, She Wrote said...

Those Payless shoes are amazing!! So surprised to learn they were from that store.

Mari said...

Yay! What a great find! That fedora looks great and it's WOOL ^_^
I'm so glad you were able to get those shoes you wanted too!

And that tailgate party looked fun. My friend was trying to teach me how dougie. It did not work for me >.<

rk hall said...

Fun post! Love the pumps!!

xx rk

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