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Last weekend, I took some time to catch up on my required reading–magazines, of course–and came across an editorial of pitch-perfect ’70s secretary looks in the February issue of Jalouse:

I don’t know how they knew (darn Frenchies!), but this is exactly how I want to dress right now. Ladylike blouses, belted blazers, and cropped trousers are at the top of my Spring wish list. For now, I’m making do with what I already have:

Thrifted…well, everything. FriendBoy’s old “birth control” glasses

I know ’70s style is making a comeback for the skabillionth (it’s a word!) time since the actual seventies, but it’s always been my favorite decade style-wise. What’s yours?

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9 Comments
  • Denise

    April 4, 2011 at 2:53 pm Reply

    the flowy dresses are very in right now and i’m loving it! 🙂

  • Liz

    April 4, 2011 at 6:16 pm Reply

    I’ve been reading your blog for awhile and I just have to say that you pull off the old BCG’s wonderfully. If only I could have looked that nice when it was required of me to wear them.

    • tamia

      April 13, 2011 at 8:49 pm Reply

      Haha, thanks Liz! I had some in elementary school that I HATED–it’s so ironic that I like to wear them now!

  • Ria

    April 5, 2011 at 2:33 pm Reply

    Loving this outfit, you’re hella well put together.

  • Ambyr

    April 6, 2011 at 12:48 pm Reply

    I absolutely love your outfit! The 70’s secretary is such a cute look.

    Love,
    http://www.thewrittenrunway.com

  • Kerissa

    April 9, 2011 at 8:31 pm Reply

    I need the shoes from the top picture right side in my life pronto! Love your blouse and belt. I like the secretary/teacher look for work.

    • tamia

      April 13, 2011 at 8:39 pm Reply

      The ’70s secretary/teacher look definitely works for work. It’s a tad subversive, but in a very subtle way.

  • Fash&Mark

    May 3, 2011 at 6:25 am Reply

    Love your outfit!! And your blog it’s great!

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