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Lookbook: ShopStyle by PopSugar ~ We Shop Style

11/18/2013

Today's lookbook post is a little different as it's part of the ShopStyle by POPSUGAR "We Shop Style" print campaign. I received this background and the t-shirt in the mail to create my own lay down, like the ones in the new campaign for the ShopStyle commercial. I love using ShopStyle for finding products by a variety of brands all in one place. Don't you just love this cool idea for a campaign? Using flash came in handy this time around.

We took these photos in my living room because it gave us the best space, lighting and height, which were all super crucial to achieve this lay down. Have you ever tried taking photos laying down? It's not easy. My concept was outfits inspired by hats, since hats are my favorite accessory at the moment. The pieces I included from my closet are:

♥ Ruffle layer dress from the Zac Posen for Target collection a few years back. The ruffles speak to my girly side.
♥ My personalized and customized Samsung Galaxy phone case that features a few looks from the Muse.
♥ Jeffrey Campbell Roxie platforms--the cutouts make them the coolest shoes I own.
♥ This oxblood colored Forever 21 fedora that you've seen a million times on the Muse.
♥ These Nasty Gal petal scalloped shorts because they add necessary texture and come in my fave color: blue
♥ My all-time favorite blazer has to be this H&M baroque piece that I've had for years and make any excuse to wear.
 My new texture obsession: anything quilted, like these Mossimo quilted ponte pants from Target
♥ I only take these purple Gucci nameplate pumps out on special occasions--like shooting a lay down for ShopStyle
♥ The 3.1 Phillip Lim for Target mini satchel is my new everyday bag, and the ShopLately love scarf adds softness.
♥ This nolita print Prabal Gurung for Target shirt dress is definitely the most colorful thing I own, and it always reminds me of the amazing P!nk concert that I wore it to for my birthday earlier this year.
♥ Whenever I wear these Jeffrey Campbell spiked heels, people always stop and comment on them no matter where I am. But the spikes are no joke. I could seriously hurt someone with those things.
♥ Going some place special? Then I'll bust out the Michael Kors jet set tote. It has jet set in the title so clearly it's meant for plane rides to island vacations, like visiting my home country of Jamaica.
♥ And last but not least, the black fedora that inspired this whole thing. It definitely started me on my hat (over) indulgence. I habit I have yet to break.

Wearing: | Ray-Ban folding wayfarers | ShopLately Lily Wang necklace | ShopStyle Everlane t-shirt c/o | Forever 21 striped denim trousers | Shoplately Bling magazine clutch | Forever 21 d'orsay flats | Daniel Wellington Classic Winchester Lady watch | Starfish bracelet and butterfly ring | Electro Baby Lips Pink Shock by Maybelline |
We Search. We Find. We ShopStyle. Do you shop style? Check out the new ShopStyle commercial to learn more!
What do you think of this look? Have you ever tried taking photos with this angle?

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  1. Came out great doll! Love the stripy trousers. It isn't very easy to take your picture this way, gravity pulls your face in a weird way, but once you get the angle right, it becomes easier. I think you did an awesome job!! Love all the shoes :)) Have a great week xx

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  2. I love the outfit, especially since I love vertical stripes for pants! I've never tried taking pictures laying down, and I'd imagine that it's pretty difficult! You look so natural though! It's great! I love the way your picture looks too with your clothing!

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  3. It came out really well and what a fab concept.

    xoxo
    Ivy
    http://www.purrpleivy.com/

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  4. Great concept! I love the layout of the photo and the items you used in it. great job!
    dressed2dnines.blogspot.com

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  5. The concept is great and I like how it translates.
    Great job done here doll!

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  6. Very nice concept..
    Have a wonderful week
    Keep in touch,
    www.beingbeautifulandpretty.com

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  7. my old promo photo was like that!

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  8. Fun concept and Tee! I've not used Shopstyle in quite a while. I love those striped trousers! Nice job! :)

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  9. Love love love! And I NEED that necklace!! xo

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  10. Goodness, Cheryl! How awesome is the layout they sent you, and how you did it.
    Can I have those JC Roxie shoes please?
    PS Love the shirt you're wearing.

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  11. Ah those platforms are amazing!!!

    Lu ❤ www.balgarka.co.uk

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  12. The two hats are definitely stylish! They're awesome and so versatile so keep rocking them!

    xoxo,
    Chic 'n Cheap Living

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  13. Wow. Love the concept. Came out awesome.

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  14. Love the approach you took with this! It's so fresh and fun and your outfit is fabulously styled.

    Rowena @ rolala loves
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  15. great concept sugar:)
    you did a good job.

    ezechimereuchenna.blogspot.com

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  16. Awesome!! It came out great and what a cool concept! <3

    Diana
    www.ManhattanImageandStyle.com
    New Blog Post: Tips To Find Inspiration When Picking an Outfit

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  17. Cheryl, you did an excellent job. I tried it once and ended sitting up. LOL So two thumbs up for you! Love your outfit and that necklace is absolutely gorgeous.
    http://www.averysweetblog.com/

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  18. I know I wouldn't look as adorable as you lying down. haha. Awesome shot! =D
    xo,
    nancy

    www.adoretoadorn.com

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  19. I love your creation, so cool.Well done babes.Your outfit is bang on point, great heels and pants, OMG! I love that advert, i wish it was that easy to pull them out from my ipad. Lmfao.Need some hot cash to get those stuffs lol.
    Have a nice evening!!!

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  20. Nice shot!! BTW, I have the same clutch:-) And I LOVE shopstyle!!! Hope you are having a wonderful day!
    -Jyoti
    Style-Delights Blog

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  21. Nice job! I'm loving the striped pants. :-)

    Mo

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  22. Seriously, you nailed that photo! It looks like a real ad!

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  23. This is such a lovely post! I like the look so much, the clothes are really chic. Anyway, I am so happy to be checking your blog again!



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  24. Awesome shoot! You look super chic.

    -Ashley
    http://lestylorouge.com

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  25. Beautiful outfit and photos! Nice blog you have.

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  26. That is definitely a wonderful shot, an no, I have never tried taking a photo while laying on the ground! But it definitely sounds and looks tricky! You look amazing, though! :)

    www.callmemaddie.com

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  27. SUPER CUTE!
    i want that necklace and the pictures are so creative. You look amazing.
    Xo, Elba

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  28. Ooh loving those shoes on you. This is such a fun collaboration!
    http://www.closet-fashionista.com/

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  29. OMG, you look great Cheryl! I love how you did this and it's funny because I saw this challenge and thought it seemed way too hard but you're such a pro. This looks like it should be in a magazine.

    Great look!

    xoDale
    www.savvyspice.com

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  30. hehe I have to do this too... so nervous! Love the way your's turned out!

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  31. Super cute!! I think you did an awesome job and love your hair doll!

    http://fashionwashere.net

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  32. Super awesome! I wish I could raid your closet.

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  33. Your necklace is like candy!! So fun :)

    Bailey
    aka Bailey

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