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OOTD: Outfit for a Meeting

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Wednesday, July 20, 2011

OOTD: Outfit for a Meeting

Hey Everyone,

Yesterday, I had a meeting on-campus that I had to go to, so I used it as an excuse to wear something post-worthy! It was a pretty straight-forward meeting... Every year, there's a new graduate chair assigned for the department, and all the PhD students are called in as a group to meet with them and address any concerns. Nothing major... It was a good opportunity to get together with a bunch of my PhD friends though!

During your first year in the program, you complete your course work and meet other 1st year PhD students in the department. In your second year, you start reading for your comprehensive exams and work independently. You often end up teaching on a team with other PhD students, though, so you get to interact with them that way. By third year, you are working on your dissertation and teaching independently, so you are fairly isolated... It was nice to get back together with them, and we ended up at the grad pub for a few beers after the meeting. I had lots of fun!



































































Dress and Purse - Thrifted/Beaded Bracelet - Dollarama/Other Bracelets and Flower Headband- Forever 21/Necklace - Charming Charlie/Earrings - Pixics

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9 Comments:

At Wednesday, July 20, 2011 8:33:00 PM , Blogger Julia Yvette said...

What a unique thrift store find! You gotta seize any little occasion for dressing up a bit, even if academics students aren't always the most fashion-forward audience.

Julia

http://fashionandhistrionics.blogspot.com/

 
At Wednesday, July 20, 2011 11:11:00 PM , Blogger Chic in Every City said...

Karen I am LOVING that dress!! great find!

xo Jess

 
At Thursday, July 21, 2011 6:22:00 AM , Blogger StefP said...

love that dress!!! can't believe you got it from an op shop (thrift store)

 
At Thursday, July 21, 2011 8:23:00 AM , Blogger SheDel said...

I am all for the thrifted finds and you found the perfect dress for the meeting. The pattern is super cute. LOVE!!

http://mythriftedcloset.blogspot.com/

 
At Thursday, July 21, 2011 11:13:00 AM , Blogger Thick Threads said...

very cute dress i love it, and the accessories go so good with it!

xo

A_Riot
www.thickthreads.net

 
At Thursday, July 21, 2011 1:06:00 PM , Blogger Ariana said...

Adorable dress!

 
At Thursday, July 21, 2011 4:45:00 PM , Blogger Joy said...

Super cute dress!

 
At Thursday, July 21, 2011 5:19:00 PM , Blogger charming said...

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At Saturday, July 30, 2011 5:26:00 PM , Blogger Rikke said...

Oh my, what a cool dress! You look fabulous. Love how you styled it, too.

x Rikke
http://stickysweetdanish.blogspot.com

 

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