Junkyards and peter pan collars


















Meet Jennifer: 


I don't even think I need to explain why this is my favorite set of photos I've posted on this blog (thus explaining the photo overload), but I'll tell you why anyway:


  • My friend, Jennifer (photographer-extraordinaire) took them.
  • This junkyard behind her apartment complex was almost too good to be true.
  • The light was perfect.
  • We took them as the dough for these cookies was chilling in the fridge. 
  • Everything about this outfit just screams, "me." Peter Pan collar, cropped sweater, riding boots, kitty ring, utility jacket, colored tights, my favorite thrifted bag.... Everything I love.
  • I managed not to get any dirt on my white dress. I did however get plenty of cookie crumbs on there later that night at a friend's apartment. 
Enjoy this while it lasts, because after today, I'll back with lower-quality photos behind the newspaper office. For now, though, let me bask in the glory of this beautiful post. 

Also, while I have you, don't forget to check Flock Together for more intro posts this week!

Lastly, if you're interested in swapping buttons (since I finally decided that was a thing I should do), just email me at elanakat@gmail.com!

Dress: Nordstrom Rack
Sweater: ASOS
Jacket: From a swap
Boots: Modcloth
Tights: Target
Bag: Thrifted
Ring: Ebay

26 comments

  1. Love this!
    Your outfit is beautiful, and that pink tractor!!!!

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  2. this outfit and the background is entirely fall! love your outfit, that jacket is awesome

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  3. Love that dress and boots
    http://shana-style.blogspot.com

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  4. I'm in love with this! The colors are fall perfection, burgundy and cream and army green- just dreamy! Oh yeah, the background is also awesome. Anything that looks decrepit, rusty, peeling, or old makes for my favorite types of backdrops! I have to admit, the first thing I thought was, oh no, her white dress is going to get ruined! Haha! I have a kitty ring from Oasap finally coming to me in the mail, can't wait to join you and Katherine in the cat-ring club!
    Happy Monday!
    xo Hannah

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  5. p.s. Also following on Bloglovin - now I cannot ever miss any of the wonderful things you post because that's what I check most! :)

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  6. How cute is that picture of you sitting in the truck! LOVE this outfit. The jacket is pretty awesome and I'm so in love with your burgundy tights.

    xo, Yi-chia
    Always Maylee

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  7. Such a cute outfit! I especially like the boots and the bag. Great place for picture also.

    xoxo,
    Laura
    http://lauraisthriftingthroughlife.blogspot.com

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  8. Such a great fall outfit Elana! You are so cute, I especially love the picture with the tractor :)

    xo

    Ashley

    Southern (California) Belle

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  9. The backgrounds for these photos are definitely quite fun!

    I love this outfit- so many things. The burgundy of the tights might be the best part though. Somehow that and the evergreen of the coat scream "fall" to me!

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  10. Beautiful photos and look! I'm crazy about your boots and you pull off those colored tights effortlessly!

    xo Jenny
    [archi]dress

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  11. These photos are so much fun! I just love that kitty ring :)
    http://www.closet-fashionista.com/

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  12. These photos ARE gorgeous! The lighting is beautiful, and a junkyard, really?! Too cool! Love your outfit, I need to get some more colored tights! Cheers for actually making it to baking cookies, I just eat the dough! I've been reading about you aaallll over girl you just getting too famous!

    perfectly priya

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  13. Adorable post! I just love the photos! Great dress and fabulous job on layering the sweater over it! Great styling!

    Rebecca
    www.winnipegstyle.ca

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  14. This is perfect!! that old junkyard is absolutely the perfect place for otufit shots adn I love how much fun you look like you're having!! esp love the last truck one and your face toward the end : ) and your outfit is darling as well, love how you layered the sweater w/ the dress. Glad you're enjoying your time w/ friends too!
    http://dusanabotswana.com

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  15. Haha Elana, this is one of my favorites from you! I just love the pictures - not only is the outfit and setting lovely, you make me smile with your gorgeous smile and fun-natured posing! :) So refreshing to see that in a fashion blog
    Anyway, mind if I steal those boots? Because they are just perfect! ;)

    Trendy Teal

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  16. So what size shoe do you wear because I"m thinking of sneaking into your room and stealing them!! I've been looking for a pair of riding boots similar to those but in a cognac color. They are eluding me and it's making me crazy. LOL. I love this look and I can't wait to break out my colored tights. The photos are lovely and you look like you're having so much fun! <3

    toni

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  17. Love the khaki shirt/jacket over that pretty dress! So gorgeous :)

    Life etc

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  18. ok you look adorable in that outfit of course, but what I saw even before that was your smile! You have the cutest smile ever :) :)
    thank you for your sweet comment on my blog!
    I also really enjoyed your blog! I am following you now. I hope you will follow me too if my blog interests you.

    xo
    osmiuminlove.blogspot.com

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  19. This is my first time visiting your blog, and I just have to say that you have amazing style! I can't wait to come back and get more fashion inspiration :)

    ♥ Naomi {Starry Eyes + Coffee Cups}

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  20. This is such a cute outfit Elana! I love your dress and the way it looks layered under your sweater. It's always fun to find an awesome new location for outfit photo shoots and from your pictures I can totally tell you had a blast :)

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  21. This setting is perfect and these photos are so pretty! And I LOVE YOUR BOOTS. Also you might be the only person I know to consistently wear and pull of white.

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  22. i LOVE these. what a great location. ugh. i never find good rusty places. they just start to creep me out. and your boots!!!! and that dress. i love how you style white - it makes me want more white things all the time. and peter pan collars. and those cookies. ugh im so hungry right now

    <3 katherine

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  23. Hello dear,
    You look beautiful!
    Maybe you would like to follow each others blogs with blogger and bloglovin?

    http://www.facebook.com/pages/wolffashion/369430966451649

    Have a nice day,
    gV

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  24. This is pretty much my favorite post of yours too! Ugh, im so jealous of the location! It IS perfect! Gorgeous photos and I absolutely love the sweater and tights with your dress! Amazing.

    -Jessi
    haircutandgeneralattitude .blogspot.com

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  25. I love your army green jacket and these pictures are too cute of you!

    XO
    Pearls & Paws

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