Wednesday, May 20, 2009

Turandot

opera outfit

Sorry for the lapse in blogging. B and I are going out of town for the long weekend and things have been a little hectic. Last night we saw Turandot at the Kennedy Center, which was quite the spectacle. It's kind of a bizarre, sinister love story and the set design was wonderfully disconcerting. My favorite part was these giant masks of Turandot's beheaded suitors that streamed with red yarn to symbolize blood - deliciously morbid. I was disappointed I couldn't find more pics online to share with you.

Turandot

Turandot

Turandot
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As for my opera-going outfit, I was feeling a bit opulent, I suppose. I've had this blouse in my closet for a while and lord knows why I haven't worn it sooner. Better late than never, right?

Forever 21 blouse
Target skirt
Proenza Schouler shoes

27 comments:

  1. I love Ur blouse and I'll almost buy those same shoes...Are these comfy?

    XoXo

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  2. what amazing images! so stunning! I love what you wore honey!
    muah x
    marian

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  3. absolutely love your blog! i've been reading thru all the pages & ooh-ing and ahh-ing over your outfits! (you make the forever 21 blouse look like it could be proenza in addition to the shoes).

    adding you to my links asap!:)

    P.S. loved the wedding pictures, looks absolutely blissful

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  4. Gorgeous look! I have that blouse too and have yet to wear it. I think I need to dig it out. : )

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  5. wow ANOTHER pair of amazing shoes! so jealous

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  6. Oh, E, your outfits are always gorgeous, and this one is no exception! You look so well put-together and chic. Absolutely love the whole look!

    xx Leia

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  7. Wow, gorgeous shirt! The show looks so cool.

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  8. that top is gorgeous...the whole look is perfectly styled:)

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  9. very beautiful and chic outfit, the shoes are aazing!

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  10. Yes....the shoes....you have great shoe taste!!

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  11. you look beautiful. love ur blouse and the heels!
    Hanh,
    www.life-in-travel.blogspot.com

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  12. i was googling this opera after i saw the pictures in your flickr. it looks so interesting.
    that blouse is fabulous

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  13. oooh that blouse is great! that opera looks & sounds fantastic. :)

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  14. Aww. I love the opera! Glad to see you took in a good one. And loving the outfit. I love getting gussied up for performing arts! Have a wonderful long weekend xx D

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  15. oh yay! im glad u did. you'll get lots more comments that way.

    i have no problem posting on ur blog. it's more the ones that have the post a comment underneath. and it just started this week ;(

    hope you're having a wonderful day! really love ur shoes and top in this post.

    xxx
    sydneygirl

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  16. awesome blouse! the opera looks so fun!! i really want to go :)

    http://www.fashionizzle.blogspot.com/

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  17. You look so chic! Love all ur shoes collections!

    xoxo
    Maggie
    http://head-over-heelz.blogspot.com

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  18. Such a pretty blouse! I love the ruffle details in the neck! I think it's perfect for a night out. Looks like a really interesting play! Great costumes! xxoxoxo

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  19. The next designers of fashion Olivia and Mariam, two teenagers who love Fashion, Designers and Photography, come on and see us :) it's juste the beginning but If you help us to be famous, you don't regret;)

    Come On !
    Xo

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  20. i'm f r e a k i n g over your shoes!!!!!

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    x

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  21. The blouse is fab! You look so chic!

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  22. gah what a lovely opera outfit-blue is for you!

    jess s//

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  23. The heel detail is LOVE!! thanks for checking out my blog..=)

    -Mads
    fashionisthebestmedicine.blogspot.com

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  24. you look so regal with your posture! i love the outfit (and turandot, actually). cheers -

    dodgy

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  25. you look perfect! Thanks for the sweet comment. I added you in my blog roll =)

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  26. that blouse deserves to get out of your closet more often, it's gorgeous!

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