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Sherry’s #OOTD Outfit of the Day Style & Fashion Look: “What I’d wear to go meandering”

I post my outfits on the blog every day at noon (12 p.m. EST) under this Style category #OOTD Daily Style and then I do a summary of all the looks in my Month of Style roundup at the end of the month.

What I’d wear to go meandering

Not for clothes, but maybe if I was planning on just wandering around some antique shops, or just hanging out downtown, or wandering around Old Montréal for the day. A light little snack at a bakery, some tea to hang out at a café – lots of walking, and meandering about, really.

I started with the top. I really wanted to wear it, I liked the drape-y feel of it, and the comfort it offers, and I thought I’d keep that comfort component with some culottes that basically look like a flow-y skirt but are actually shorts.

It’s comfortable, the culottes have deep pockets, I feel casual yet polished (the pointed huarache-esque flats really help with this sophisticated part), and the cuff lets me gesture wildly when I am talking because I’m super animated.

Speaking of this cuff, it’s simple soldered together concentric copper circles that have been patinaed:

I just gently open and close the cuff and wear it comfortably on my arm.

The cuff is no longer made or sold, but I found a gold lattice-work one that is shorter but has a similar feel for $40


I also have the top neatly twisted to the side to give it another draped look because it’s such an interesting drapey, modern-Grecian top. I can play with it in so many ways, which is what makes this top so interesting for me. I love that it has a subtly sexy look without being overt and in your face – as in, not skintight (which I do not love on myself..)

You can see the other ways I have styled the top here just letting it loose and hang out in a buffet friendly outfit – this is what it looks like when you don’t belt or do anything to it. You can literally stuff yourself as much as you want, and not a single button will show if you decide to unbutton the top button of your jeans. 😉

I particularly like this look I did a while back, where I left it loose and drapey, and wore a really pretty eyelash bralette underneath to peek out with a great leather belt. I like this one a lot, and plan on redoing the look in the near future:

And these shoes? SO. COMFY. I have them in caramel (shown), and silver. They’re woven with a huarache-style in the front, but updated for a modern twist. They no longer sell them, but once I saw them, I knew they would be a great essential piece in my wardrobe.

Et voilà!

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Sherry of Save. Spend. Splurge.

Am my own Sugar Daddy. Am a millionaire at 36 after getting out of $60K of student debt in 18 months, a little over a decade earlier, using TheBudgetingTool.com. I have worked 50% of my career (taking 1-2 year breaks), and quadrupled my income within 2 years of graduating, going from $65K to $260K with an average lifetime savings rate of 50%. I have 11 side incomes that are on track in 2020 to make me $50K - $75K. I could retire today if I wanted, but love my work-life balance as a freelancing consultant in STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Math). I am all about balance - between time and money, and also enjoying my money. I also post daily on Instagram @saverspender.

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