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What I Wore Wednesday & New shoes

12.06.2011

On my way into town to go grocery shopping last Thursday I stopped at the Goodwill to find Russ and I ugly sweaters for a Christmas party we attended on Saturday night. Two hours later I emerged with the sweaters, along with two pairs of jeans, two dresses, and two tops. Oopsies!

Next stop Target. Sometimes I like to grocery shop there now that they are a full-fledged "superstore", mostly because it gives me an excuse to look at all the fun stuff. (And don't forget there's a Starbucks inside). Somewhere along the line these shoes mysteriously found their way into my cart. Which is such a coincidence since one of the pairs of jeans I bought at the Goodwill are really long flares and will go perfectly with them!

The best part: I got them for $10.00. Not because they were on sale, but because I had a $10 gift card from my Black Friday shopping adventure, a coupon for $5.00 off a purchase of $50.00 or more, and I used my Target debit card which gives me 5% off my entire purchase. Not too shabby.

Now here are my outfits from this past week:

Left: Ross vest, Shade tee, Old Navy tunic, Walmart leggings, Nordstrom Cardy Uggs, handmade hat.
Right: Costco sweater, Dress Barn shirt, Target jeans, Walmart boots.

Left: Ross shirt, Maurice's vest,  newTarget jeans (via Goodwill - new with tags), Target wedge booties.
Right: Old Navy cardy (via yard sale), F21 tee (via Goodwill) Saturday market scarf, Target jeans, Walmart boots.

Left: Target dress (via Goodwill), Old Navy cardy, thrifted belt, Walmart boots.
Right: Ross shirt, Walmart bomber jacket, Kmart scarf, Target jeans, Costco boots.

I think it's safe to say that I'm possibly the cheapest shopper ever. It's really the safest option I have though, seeing as that I like to shop so often ;)

And I know you all want to know exactly what kind of ugly sweaters I was able to find for our party... so here you go.
Embracing the ugliness :)

Linking to the ever cute Lindsey at
pleated poppy

13 comments:

  1. You always look so cute! Love the booties. My son bought himself an ugly sweater and I was laughing because it was very 80's looking, lol!

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  2. Love the cute shoes you scored, and all your cute outfits :)

    Come check out my Shabby Apple dress giveaway! Perfect for all those holiday parties.

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  3. Cute shoes! I love the black Target dress with the cream cardigan. LOL at the ugly sweaters - you definitely did good! :)

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  4. Nice score on the booties...perfect for those longer jeans, and my fav is #3...that striped shirt looks awesome on you!

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  5. those boots that found their way into your cart are cute, wish some like that would follow me home. Love the sweaters by the way, not ugly at all (kidding)

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  6. Love the new shoes- I may have to go visit Target in search of those!

    And ugly Christmas sweaters are one of my favorite things during the holidays!

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  7. Your target/goodwill dress made my jaw drop. Fab look for you!

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  8. Im getting boot wedges like that for Christmas and I can't wait! I love that yours are all suede and that you got such a great deal!

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  9. oh love all your vests they're super cool I'd love you to add this to my what we wore and made party over at http://raegunwear.blogspot.com

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  10. All cute..love the outdoor scene...looks very cold.
    My fav ... the stripped shirt..think I told you that at least 4 times the day you wore it ;D

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  11. I love your new shoes! I've been wanting to get a pair like that. : )

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  12. I LOVE the outfit with the new booties! Tooo cute! You are adorable. I also love that Target dress.... seriously thrift stores are sooo great!
    Love it!

    http://sharingcheri.blogspot.com

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  13. You are an awesome shopper! :) I'm not sure if the sweaters are ugly enough, though. I actually kind of like your husband's... it reminds me of the winter olympics! :) On second thought, I guess they are kinda ugly... but in a cute way. :)

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