Girls, Girls, Girls

Jenny January (or #jennyjanuary on Instagram) is on day 2!  If you missed it, the first post featuring this style of skirt is HERE.  Follow the hashtag #jennyjanuary and see a bunch of my retro friends on Instagram, or follow me at @laurenblair_donovan if you don't already to see all of the Jenny fun that I'm at least having!  I'm trying to have a Jenny skirt post almost every day this week (week days at least) because I feel like I've been heavy on the Bernie Dexter and Retrolicious dresses lately (see the last 15 or so posts, haha) so it's a good excuse to catch up with a different brand.  That said, it's kind of been a one thing after the other week so we'll see!  Nothing is bad or wrong, just annoying dominos falling down and me needing to pick them up type thing.  But I have good news as my allergies are seemingly cured!  If you have winter allergies...get a humidifier!  Holy worked overnight for me and for the past two days I've been functioning like a real girl again (minus the whole craziness haha) for the first time in over a month!

But onto the skirt...this burlesque themed skirt was one of my Black Friday purchases.  Black Friday kind of bittersweet when you think about it.  You get a bunch of stuff you want at a discount, but it's winter so if you're a dress and skirt girl like me some things either get worn right away or they wait in the closet until spring.  This skirt had yet to see the light of day until this photo shoot!  And don't was warm and the snow was melting here so I was not freezing ;)  Despite it not being worn yet, I love this skirt.  When it first hit Pinup Girl Clothing I thought it was cute but wasn't sure about it.  I mean, could I pull off a skirt with a lady getting more and more naked in each frame?  But I just love the bold colors and how cheeky the print is--literally--so it just grew and grew and grew on me.  I'm looking forward to jazzing this up a lot in the summer.

The flower is from Niccoco Creations, the brooch is Poison of Choice, the sweater is J Crew Factory, and the shoes are Nine West.  I've been bringing back hair flowers to my styling choices!  When I had bangs they were the perfect accessory to look like I did my hair when I didn't really do much at all!  For some reason when I grew out my bangs last summer I dropped the ball on hair flowers and somehow didn't know where to place them without the bangs, haha!

My brain is a little fried from this past month, so I'm going to lay off my usual positivity/motivational messages for this week.  That said, if all goes my way and more dominos don't keep falling down, I do have a powerful post coming at the end of the week, so stay tuned ;)

Since this skirt features a lady getting naked, I figured why not finally talk about Motley Crue on the blog and call this post "Girls, Girls, Girls" after one of their more famous hits?  I love hair metal and all of it's excess, so this is a very appropriate tie in.  Since hair metal is so polarizing...what's your take?  Fun or not your jam?

I've recently added two pages to this blog, one that catalogues posts named after songs and another that catalogues all of the concert stories.  Click the links on to see for yourself!  Happy Friday!

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  1. I love pink! Very pretty color to brighten any outfit! Looking great Lauren!

  2. that skirt is so damn fab
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  3. Everything about that skirt is's a show. :)
    You look fabulous as always.

  4. I own this skirt and I love it I just wished I could wear it more as I don't feel it's an appropriate skirt to wear to the shops more to a party or burlesque show! :)

  5. Love this skirt, very cute

    Happy Wednesday Doll,
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  6. wow i love that skirt! its gorgeous!
    XO Ellen from Ask Away

  7. Great colors. I didn't realize what the print was until you said it!

    Amy Ann
    Straight A Style

  8. What a fun skirt! And I love your heels and cardigan - they match perfectly! Also, glad to hear you're starting to feel better! :) And I hope those dominoes stop falling!


  9. You are TOTALLY rocking this skirt. I love it on you! What a fun piece!

  10. I love that this skirt is tongue and cheek yet classy, you pull it off like always! Damn beautiful Lauren! <3

  11. Wow, the skirt is so cute and cheeky! Perfect for your style!


  12. Im happy your allergirs are better! I love all of this pink! Yes please! Ive actually been looking for a shirt/sweater just like this color. Haha, the print of the lady is actually great. Im the same as you, I would have questioned myself about it, but in the end its just too awesome.

  13. You have such a great style and so many beautiful cute skirts!! :D This skirt is just brilliant! ;)

  14. I love black friday deals as it gives lots of incentive to buy things you've had your eye on but for whatever reason hesitated in buying it! I've long admired this cute skirt but never realized that the ladies were getting more and more unclothed in each frame. Too cute!


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