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A Very Sonic Youth Xmas

All About the Outfit:  Pinup Girl Clothing recently released new striped skirts that are basically the Cabana skirts that I kicked myself for not getting before they sold out (though I did track down the blue one over the summer!).  Though I don't celebrate Christmas, I knew these were limited stock and I'm a huge fan of red and green together.  I can see myself wearing this a ton come spring and summer so I'm super excited for this!  For now I decided to play along with the Christmas game, but in a way only I could with adding some purple (purple goes with EVERYTHING!), a Sonic Youth tee, and a brooch by Atomic Lucite of Clark Griswold and Uncle Eddie from Christmas Vacation.

My comedy duo, Just Shair, recently did a Christmas video too and parts get kind of silly involving why parents don't actually give coal to bad kids and how Santa probably has white privilege.  Please watch, enjoy, and subscribe!
Hope everyone is having a great week so far!  I'm hoping to post daily the rest of the week, but I've been super tired lately and am finishing a move currently so I'd hate to over promise!  I do have content ready to go though, so here's to hoping!  XO
~Lauren-Blair Donovan


  1. What a fabulous combination!! I think the purple is perfect too Lauren!!
    Merry Christmas!

  2. OMG such vibrant and feisty colors, totally living up to the festive mood! Loving the pop of colors in your outfit.

    Makeup, Style and Sugar

  3. You always found the best vintage things, Lauren, I love your skirt - it has unique print and it looks so good on you, dear :)

  4. This is such a cute festive outfit, I love how you styled it and you look gorgeous.

    Happy holidays!

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  5. Super style!!
    Mónica Sors

  6. I'll never argue with adding purple to anything. haha. The idea of Santa having white privilege is pretty funny too.


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  7. That's such a cute skirt, girlie, and it's perfect for the season. I'm also loving that cardigan, as mentioned on IG, the color looks gorgeous on you! Thanks for sharing and I hope you're having a great week so far; good luck with the move!



  8. Such a great combo! I would never think to add purple with red and green - but it looks great here :] Good luck with the move!

  9. Cute top!! In love with your look!
    Adi xx

  10. You look super cute, you style the colors real good!
    Have a great time prepping for the holidays...
    ig @grace_njio

  11. I love the colours and strips in this skirt, also loving those purple heels on you!
    Merry Christmas to you, even though you don't celebrate it! xo

  12. Yes, trespassing! For the sake of Christmas spirit :) Well, I would find it sweet, but I confess I would prefer to be in peace :) Poor carolers, but I don't like that, because it makes me cry :( There was once some in Austria, but at the time I didn't cry, though now I do even at Tv ads :) Loooved your skirt and Sonic Youth T-shirt and the shoes, wow! Always looking great! Wishing you a great new year's eve! Thanks for always being so sweet towards me, really!

  13. Adore the colour combo :) xx

  14. That is such a fun striped skirt and the color are perfect for this time of year!

    Amy Ann
    Straight A Style

  15. So festive, lady! Wishing you a happy Christmas!

    Le Stylo Rouge

  16. that striped skirt is perfect for christmas! so cute!

  17. Green and purple are such a fab combo, but throw some red in and you just upped the cool factor! Even though you don't celebrate Christmas, this skirt would be great for the holiday season. I'm excited to see how you'll style it other times too because I always have a hard time with green and red when it's not the holiday season. My mind always says "ooh that's too Christmasy" and I shy away from it.

  18. Your hair! Wow, your hair is so awesome. I love it! Your cabana skirt is so fun. I really like how you styled it with some purple items. Love your MJ platforms. They are the best. I hope you have a great week dear.

  19. Love this outfit! The purple is just perfect with this! <3


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