Presentable

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I wore this outfit to a small symposium where I presented a poster on my research. It’s a pretty casual event, but I wanted to get just a bit dressed up because it’s fun for me and I felt like I should as a presenter. I even wore some eye shadow (though I think eyeliner would have been a good idea…I wish I could put it on easily!). I’ve been dying to style this tulle skirt, but I hesitate wearing it with black tights/shoes. It was warm enough to not have to wear tights, and I got to wear my nude heels! Win-win.

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I understand why most fashion bloggers wear or hold their bags without anything inside of them. I filled my satchel to the brim because I left after the photos were taken, and it was definitely a little too heavy to comfortably “model” it. I purchased this satchel to mainly use for academic events like symposiums and conferences. I don’t like hauling a backpack around (even though lots of people do!). The satchel makes me feel more grown up.

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Top: Gap | Fanciful of Charm Skirt: ModCloth | Heels: Cole Haan via Nordstrom Rack (gifted) | Necklace: J.Crew Factory | Winsome Wayfarer Satchel: ModCloth | Nails: Sally Hansen Hard As Nails XTreme Wear in Blue It

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6 thoughts on “Presentable

  1. Do you know if the shoes you’re wearing are still available? I’ve been looking for a pair of nude heels and those are super cute! Love the rest of the outfit too 🙂

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