Tuesday, February 15, 2011

Go Long + Vote (See Jane Wear)

H&M top + belt, Zara skirt, Joes Jeans bag, Dolce Vita sandal

Maybe it was Mexico.  Or perhaps it was the warm, tropical breeze.  Either way, I did it:  I wore a maxi skirt against all my inhibitions.  Turns out, it wasn't so bad.  In fact, it felt sort of natural and I think I may get a few more.  On the note of Mexico, it was just fantastic.  I feel so much more at ease about the wedding and my planner was a total gem.  It's getting so close, but for some reason it hasn't quite hit me yet.  I'm sure that will change in the upcoming weeks when things start to really hit home.

Also, I need a favor from everyone.  A friend of mine is entering to win her dream internship with STA Travel and my friends and I would love for her to win.  Simply go to this page and click on "Become a Fan."  (Don't worry, it's not associated with facebook or anything and you don't have to provide an email or allow access to applications).  Thanks for your help!


45 comments

  1. Aww, the last picture is so cute.
    I love the maxi skirt on you. I am still a little hesitant to try it on me, but maybe once the warmer weather gets here, I might give it a try.

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  2. Before I even saw your post (just the picture), I thought wow she is ready for vacation! Love that look!

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  3. Love the outfit!
    and awesome, I voted for her! One of my friends entered last year and he almost won...I was so sad when he lost XD
    http://www.closet-fashionista.com/

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  4. I think the maxi fits you just fine ;) I am extremely jealous of the warm weather that you got to enjoy, I am so ready for spring! I voted for your friend, hope she gets it!

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  5. SO CUTE!!! And I agree you look stunning, more are needed!!!!! So glad you got to enjoy some warmth!!

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  6. I'm so glad the planning trip went well, how fun!!! I might need a maxi skirt :)

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  7. Love this look! You look amazing!

    http://stilettosanddiaperbags.blogspot.com/

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  8. you did it and it looks simply fabulous! I think it makes my mood different to wear them, too.

    gorgeous photos! and I laughed, b/c i bought that madras shirt for Rob :)

    onward wedding ho!

    cheers,
    C

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  9. I have been hesistant to try maxis as well- because I love minidresses so much! Your look is very fresh, esp. love how the belt pulls everything together
    L
    http://jonesyloves.blogspot.com/

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  10. You rocked the maxi girl! Love it with the striped top too. And the scenery looks absolutely incredible!

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  11. Beautiful photos! And you look great in your maxi skirt. Makes me want to bring out my maxi! Even in the snow.

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  12. You and your fiance are ADORABLE!
    Love these pics from Mexico, looks like you had a wonderful time.
    Just voted for your friend!
    have a great day!

    xx
    Nikki

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  13. You totally rock the maxi skirt, AJ! These pictures are so pretty, it looks like a beautiful place for a wedding. Just voted for your friend!

    xo
    Valerie

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  14. You look so effortlessly gorgeous! Jealous! Good luck with the wedding planning.

    xo L

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  15. This is exactly how I plan to wear my maxi skirt come summer. I love the way you styled it!

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  16. You look great in a maxi! Just voted : )
    Xox

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  17. Aw, you look so pretty! And you got to wear your sandals!! Woohoo! I'm with you, I haven't tried a maxi skirt yet, I have no idea how it will look on me, but this def makes me want to give it a try! Maybe this spring, once all the snow is gone and I don't have to worry about dragging it through slushy puddles! ;) Glad you had a nice trip, lovely!

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  18. You look SO great in maxi skirts - you definitely should invest in a few more :) And Mexico looks gorgeous, ahhh, I want a vacation now.

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  19. Aww what a pretty couple! And I love your top and skirt. Great look!

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  20. You two look gorgeous! And you look so chic in this maxi skirt and that pretty striped tank -- especially with those stunning sandals! Glad all went well in Mexico, dear!
    xo Josie
    http://winksmilestyle.blogspot.com

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  21. maxi skirts are so fabulous! love your casual look ;) and you make a lovely pair!
    xoxo
    catita

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  22. so cute. love the pop of orange

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  23. you look great

    Love ♥♥♥

    xo
    minnja

    http://minnja.blogspot.com/

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  24. oh pretty girl! please share more mexico pics! and of course after the wedding you better post every single pic! (i'm not joking) would have LOVED to have you with me in nyc last weekend-mark your calendar for fall now and it's a date! :)

    http://asequindressatbreakfast.wordpress.com

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  25. The outfit and the setting are divine. Perfect!

    Not a fan of maxi skirts myself (can't pull them off) but you most definitely can!

    x

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  26. LOVE the maxi skirt..and you look great in it!!!
    You guys are sooo cute too:)

    Stop by and say Hello:)
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  27. LOVE the maxi skirt..and you look great in it!!!
    You guys are sooo cute too:)

    Stop by and say Hello:)
    Enter my Silver Lining Décor Jewelry Giveaway!!♥

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  28. You make me want to go on a hunt for a maxi skirt! I will def keep my eye out after these pics! Supurb...

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  29. Maxi skirt + Anna = perfection. Yes, do go out and get some more! They're made for you! =) Glad to hear the trip went well!!

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  30. Well despite your reservations, the maxi skirt looks great! I've been looking for one recently, but haven't found the right one yet. I'm glad to hear you enjoyed mexico - I know via twitter you were a little sick in the lead up to the trip. I hope you didn't let that get in the way!

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  31. You are beautiful!! That is such a gorgeous outfit on you. XO!

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  32. i'm scared of a maxi, but i wanna try! you look so great and relaxed and WARM. happy to hear the plague got burnt off from the salsa!

    xo,
    c

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  33. That outfit is cute in general, but in Mexico-- perfect! I am glad you decided to rock the long look and your belt is perfs.
    I "became a fan" of Kate, tell her good luck!

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  34. I've never been much of a maxi girl either, but recently have been lusting after them ~ especially as the weather turns toward Spring temps! Love the maxi look you pulled together! Looks fab on you!

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  35. Are you at the Four Seasons in Punta Mita? I was there last spring and it was amazing! Gorgeous place to have a wedding! Congrats

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  36. Hi @anon - close...St Regis Punta Mita! Good eye! Yes, it was my second time there and it's possibly the best place on earth. My wedding won't be there, but in a nearby town of Sayulita. I love the whole Riveria Nayarit area!

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  37. Hey, I know that street! Happy Sayulita treated you well. I have to admit that maxi skirts scare me, too, but you look great!

    Ummm, basil mojitos are delicious. I think they pretty much guarantee a fabulous wedding!

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  38. aww i LOVE your outfit here!! that last pic of you 2 is sooo cute :)

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  39. Thank you Anna and followers for your votes and support of my STA Application. Made my day!

    http://katherinesawma.blogspot.com/

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  40. Amazing outfit. I'm so in love with it - I've been dying to wear a maxi skirt like that!

    MEGAN LAND
    xx

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  41. so freaking gorgeous! and yay, for the maxi skirt, love the color :)

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  42. I love maxi skirts...they're so effortless and comfy! Looks like you had a great vacation :)

    Kristin
    Dressed and Fed
    www.dressedandfed.com

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