"" FutureLint (I have nothing to wear!): Not quite a Cosby sweater

Thursday, January 27, 2011

Not quite a Cosby sweater

I'm generally not into much '80s stuff, but for some reason I love this vintage sweater! Maybe because it reminds me of stuff my mom and aunts wore when I was a kid?
Glasses - Prada
Sweater - thrifted Leon Levin
Scarf - TJ Maxx
Jeans - thrifted The Limited
Shoes - thrifted Target

Last night I went to the Best New Bands 2010 show at First Avenue... I know, I'm still a walking death trap and shouldn't be staying out until 1:30am on a school night, but it's one of my favorite shows of the year and I already had tickets! Plus, you can't beat $7 for seven awesome bands (Ok fine, five awesome bands and two shitty bands, in my opinion.) Anyway I'll be able to sleep in tomorrow since we don't have school (the end of the semester is today!) The only thing I have to do tomorrow is go to my Lasik consultation at 1pm, wahoo! Hopefully I will be a candidate and end my 23 years of wearing contacts and glasses sooooon!

10 comments:

emmalemma said...

Good luck at Lasik!

I got my brother a bonefied rainbow-y, crazy-patterned Cosby sweater at Savers last year. He wears it around to be ironic (and to annoy his girlfriend) but a guy at my work has the same sweater (in neutrals) and seriously wears it all the time. It makes me smile.

Kristin said...

Hope your consult goes well! I had my LASIK about 5 years ago and I have not had any regrets. Although I do wear my glasses (with plain glass in them) from time to time, just for nostalgia's sake.

Not Everyone's Mama said...

Love that outfit! I want that sweater. Hope you're appointment went well!

Rebecca said...

I hope your lasik appointment goes well. That sweater is great.

Clementine Bojangles said...

I was at the show last night, too!

I didn't stay for the whole thing (I went mostly for BNLX), but I have to agree with you about the price being right.

Love the sweater.

wardrobeexperience said...

this sweater is not very 80s, it could be from the 70s aswell. any way - it looks very cute and comfy!

http://wardrobexperience.blogspot.com

Emily, Ruby Slipper Journeys said...

I think the sweater is great! I don't mind 80s stuff when it isn't too over the top, and I think this piece is a classic!

La Historiadora de Moda said...

Lasik scares me....

I love the sweater!

Brittney said...

sooo...how'd lasik go? did you win the golden ticket? i'm trying to convince my husband to take the plunge, but he's a little, uh, laser-shy. annnnd, i LOVE the sweater. adorable.
AND and, i gave you a Stylish Blogger Award over on my blog today. come on by and check it out and let's see your 7 things. because i bet they're gonna be awesome. and hilar. or not. you know, whatevah. :)
-brittney
http://adayinlifetoo.blogspot.com

Chasing Davies said...

I need to go thrifting... I love that sweater!!

meggy from chasing davies

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