Fall Style Transitions: Toasty with Open Tootsies


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What I’m Wearing
* Forever 21 Dress …seen here and here and here and here
* American Apparel stirrup tights …l.o.v.e.
* Old black cowl neck turtleneck
* Vintage coat from the Fairfax Flea market 100 years ago …seen here and here
* Knit hat ..unknown ..maybe Urban Outfitters? …I can’t remember, it’s old
* Tom Ford sunglasses {I ordered my new ones {which appear to be sold out now} …can’t wait to get them! …although I haven’t tried them on yet because they didn’t have them in-store. Hopefully they are not too small}
* Pour La Victoire cut-out platforms {it’s kinda warm enough right now in LA to have uncovered toes} …last seen here {and omg, kind of dying over these Spring Prada slingbacks!!!
* NEW black Ferragamo hobo bag …Christmas gift from my fabulous father-in-law

Dear Coward Anonymous from the global warming post,

While I’ve been riding the “Eco” bandwagon for some time now, far before it was trendy actually, I’ve also been posting about environmental issues long before posting about fashion or “whining about {my} anxiety and/or biological clock”. I’m pretty sure as far as the government is concerned, we know nothing at all of what really goes on and we never will. When I find any clues that may or may not peek inside areas of political debate, I think everyone would also benefit from any information on either side. Thus, people can make up their own minds about what they think and choose to believe in. So while I respect that you have an opinion on the topic {which I’m pretty sure I left open to discussion}, did you think it was necessary to attack my character? Probably not. So I suggest you go suck a dick.

Thanks,
Maegan

LA native & lifestyle blogger Maegan Tintari writes daily at ...love Maegan.com sharing beauty & style secrets, including fashion DIYs, how-to nail art manicures, hair tutorials, recipes & home decorating ideas, as well as a look into her personal life, her journey & battle with infertility & recent relocation to the mountains by a lake in search of a better life with her adorable French Bulldog brothers, Trevor and Randy.

94 Comments

  • JP

    January 6, 2010 |

    You look fabulous, darling! Outfit could probably use a splash of color (a red necklace, maybe?), but still looks amazing!

    Love,
    JP
    http://denimdebutante.com

  • Da Fashionista

    January 6, 2010 |

    love a turtleneck under a dress! and thanks for validating my growing interest in stirrups. I thought I was bonkers.

    p.s. yay to telling off the anonymous douchebag. being a coward and saying shitting things on a personal blog is sooooo 2009 😉

  • Caroline, No.

    January 6, 2010 |

    YEAH!

    Awesome outfit. Love the stirrup tights too, I was just missing my ski pants from the 80s the other day – I’m off to raid AA.

  • Ditte

    January 6, 2010 |

    That hat plus the curls gives it a 1940’s feel. Ýou look gorgeous..

  • Kay*

    January 6, 2010 |

    LOVE that you told off that anon. Literally made me say “Yeah!”

  • Kirsten

    January 6, 2010 |

    I am thinking there are some crappy people in the blog world since Miss Liz took a hit to her blog too. Boo

  • Mary

    January 6, 2010 |

    well said, maegan. what an (anon) d bag.

    Love this outfit. Wish I could wear tights half as well!

  • Jacqueline

    January 6, 2010 |

    Wow Maegan, I love the sunglasses with the slouch beret. Very french chic. I also adore that new bag. It is gorgeous. What a great father in law you have. Great job telling off that anon. We all get them on our blogs and they can be very cruel. All the best to you Maegan and I hope you visit my blog again soon.xoxo

    http://www.FashionSnag.com

  • Lawgirl

    January 6, 2010 |

    You’re just awesome, Miss Maegan!!

  • Vee

    January 6, 2010 |

    That person is so ridiculous for saying what he/she said. If you’re gonna write something grow a pair and leave your name as well and dont be a secretive douchbag.

    This is your blog and you can write what you very damn-well please.

    You look lovely.

    -Vee

  • J-Diggety

    January 6, 2010 |

    You know what I find hilarious about hater comments?? ALL of them are left by “Anonymous”, on every blog I’ve ever read. One, if the blog you’re reading annoys you, you have the power within you to not read it. Two, yes everyone is entitled to an opinion, even if it opposes the opinion of the blog you are reading, and yes you are entitled to sharing it, but how about with some maturity and without stooping to lows with personal attacks??? These hating “anonymous” posters are completely pathetic. If you have something to say, say it, but stand up next to your opinion like a big boy or girl without hiding behind “Anonymous”.

    “French chic” is the perfect description of this outy!

    xoxo J

  • J-Diggety

    January 6, 2010 |

    P.S. Those Prada slingbacks are HOT! I’d prefer them in black, myself, as I’m too pale to wear nude… IMO 😉

  • Dream Sequins

    January 6, 2010 |

    I wish I could go bare toes in New York right now. You look fabulous!

  • Life is Reed-iculous!

    January 6, 2010 |

    YESSS for stirrups! NOOO for d-bags = so so lame.

  • AspiringFashionista

    January 6, 2010 |

    YAY! I’ve missed the outfit posts!

    That zebra dress is so fabulous! I love that you’ve layered it and confirmed that people really do that. I wore a dress over a turtleneck yesterday and my hubs asked why I was wearing a jumper. Now I can just show him this!

    And way to go for telling off the anon coward. Don’t let d-bags get you down!

  • Phoebe

    January 6, 2010 |

    I haven’t worn my stirrups in ages, forgot i had them!
    Another great outfit!

  • Mindy-IA

    January 6, 2010 |

    Love it!

  • Sal

    January 6, 2010 |

    Tell ’em, girl. All the nasty vitriolic anonymous comments I’ve been reading lately are making me sick.

    I missed your outfit posts, too. That coat is perfection on you.

  • Manda

    January 6, 2010 |

    I would kill for that coat! LOVE

    ps: I gasped when I opened this because i went for the all black look myself today: black boots, black tights, black pencil skirt, black and white sweater. lol!

  • Amy

    January 6, 2010 |

    You tell them, girl! I don’t get people who feel the need to give you their unnecessary opinion on something that has nothing to do with the other. It will always amaze me.

    Anyways, I am in love with this outfit. That zebra dress is lovely and you pull it off so well and those shoes…those shoes are my favorite part! Beautifully done!

    xoxo
    Amy

    http://thebargainhunterextraordinaire.blogspot.com

  • Megan

    January 6, 2010 |

    You look beautiful as usual!! And WELL SAID!

  • Moomby

    January 6, 2010 |

    yikes! i’m so sorry you’ve gotten some rude readers. i wish no one was able to post under “anonymous.” you’re right. it is very cowardly.

    you keep doing what you’re doing, there are many people who love to hear what you have to say.

  • Amy

    January 6, 2010 |

    gorgeous outfit and WOW to those shoes

  • God's Favorite Shoes!

    January 6, 2010 |

    Okay seriously Maegan, I was all pumping my fist with you to your answer…then I got to go “suck” you know what…And I laughed out loud!! Literally! And spit my lemonade out!!! Priceless!

    I love it!!!!!! You should have started your reply with that as well!

  • Neekoh

    January 6, 2010 |

    Stirrup tights are so amazing. Love it!

  • Kris

    January 6, 2010 |

    HAHA I have that dress too!!!!

  • ediot

    January 6, 2010 |

    you look really great and i adore this outfit!
    take care xx ediot

  • Glamour Bbey.

    January 6, 2010 |

    Gorgeous look like always!

  • anhesty

    January 6, 2010 |

    you said it right maeg! great outfit post btw. and the haters can all suck it!

  • Megan

    January 6, 2010 |

    Love the bag and I think that the stirrup tights look awesome with those shoes. And now you have me lusting over those Prada shoes and Tom Ford glasses.

    I think the first post I read of yours was one of your “my beliefs” posts, so I know you’ve got depth. I love your site and what you write about, from your anxiety to your shoes.

    Glad to see an outfit post! Excited about more design posts too!

  • Brittany

    January 6, 2010 |

    Love love love the outfit:) So cute! I wish it was warm enough here in Kentucky to wear peep toes:) Love your blog girl!

  • JAG

    January 6, 2010 |

    You rock !

  • Kristin

    January 6, 2010 |

    Love, love, love your outfit. I love your response to the ever so cowardly reader. I had some fantastic loser post absolutely rude/harsh remarks on my page and I addressed them the exact same way.

    Some people are so pathetic.

    You rock.

  • Jilliebeanie

    January 6, 2010 |

    Ha. Fabulous = You, your blog, your outfit, and your response to Anonymous.

  • nikatknight

    January 6, 2010 |

    Love your shoes! Your sunglasses are fabulous! Amazing. Your post made me smile today…i love the appropriatness of your response and politness in telling someone off. It made my morning better!

  • Gmr

    January 6, 2010 |

    Nice!! So Beautiful Maegan!! I really really really love your sunglasses! and the bag, of course!

    XOXO

  • Cyn

    January 6, 2010 |

    Love the blog, Maegan.

    While I’m still leaning towards global warming, I still watched the vid from your previous post and it definitely made me think. Capitalism is going to find a way to make a buck any way it can.

    But politics aside, you said what you thought in a non-confrontational way. And Anonymous was a real ass about the way they replied. I whole-heartedly approve of the big middle-finger you just waved at her. Not only could Anonymous not back up her opinions with any sort of reason, but she then had to go for a personal attack- how very, very bitchy.

  • Friend in Fashion

    January 6, 2010 |

    All black and a splash of white – very chic!

    http://www.friendinfashion.blogspot.com
    xx

  • patidifussa

    January 6, 2010 |

    hi M!
    nice to see you again in a girly outfit,it seems that you are yourself again,with a new challenge in your life!
    perfect outfit,to look for furnitures for your new place!!

    xoxo

    pati from spain

  • Amber

    January 6, 2010 |

    beautiful outfit!

  • Corie

    January 6, 2010 |

    love your outfit as usual. I just purchased some stirrup leggings but my toes would totally freeze. Our temp here in Georgia is 34!

  • kanishk

    January 6, 2010 |

    gorgeous outfit and WOW to those shoes

    agua bendita

  • Monique

    January 6, 2010 |

    LOL! YES!!! Good for you girl. Go for the throat! Just kidding (ish) and you look FABULOUS!!! As usual.

  • Lady Smaggle

    January 6, 2010 |

    You are awesome. I’m a long time reader and I think bloggers are way too tolerant of a-hole commenters. Especially ones who didn’t properly read the post, or the other comments and then start throwing their weight around.

    Open mindedness is under rated. I agree with everything you said about the environment. We are over saturated with information and it’s difficult to find a politcal stance amongst it all.

    That commenter can blow goats.

    Rock on.

  • Sluff

    January 6, 2010 |

    OMGosh when i went back & read that comment I was completely disgusted! A blog isn’t just the author speaking, it’s the interaction within the community between the author’s words & the readers’ comments. You asked us for advice, and we willing responded. That’s why you spoke about things like your anxiety. For help. NOT to be whining. Don’t stop, we love helping you & reading your thoughts, even if they don’t pertain to fashion.

  • Felicia

    January 7, 2010 |

    Oh God, another anonymous asshole hiding behind the veil of their computer!!!! It’s one of my biggest pet peeves!!!!!! They need to go suck many dicks and then jump off a bridge!!

  • ~Mrs. Guru~

    January 7, 2010 |

    Love it! Your such a pretty woman!

  • Farrielle Design and Fashionista

    January 7, 2010 |

    Beautiful as always. Love your blog.

  • Ann

    January 7, 2010 |

    I quote thee, Maegan: “I suggest you go suck a dick. And right after that, please stop reading my blog.”

    YOU, girl?

    You are GLORIOUS, now and forever!

    Love it.

  • ashley

    January 7, 2010 |

    what a lovely outfit!

    ..why does anon read your blog if they are gonna attack you personally. *sigh* don’t get it.

  • Nicole Marie

    January 7, 2010 |

    uhhh stupid stupid person! if you don’t like the blog your reading, stop reading! duhhh.

    well i think you’re awesome and keep talking about whatever the heck you want cause its YOUR life and YOUR blog

  • Clochette

    January 7, 2010 |

    Great photos, I LOVE this outfit !! ^^ The shoes are amazing !

  • Cubic

    January 7, 2010 |

    I’ve never understood why haters read blogs just to leave unsolicited, anonymous nasty comments.

    Kudos to you for telling them off.

  • krismn

    January 7, 2010 |

    I love this outfit, very cute. I enjoy your blog very much and look forward to your outfits everyday. take care

  • FashionAddict

    January 7, 2010 |

    Super cute outfit! You look very Parisian 🙂

  • lilyqiu

    January 7, 2010 |

    i love love this outfit, you always look good anyways=) ignore the negative people, there are so many people out there who love your blog.=)

    cheers!!

    http://www.lilyqiu.wordpress.com

  • *Kc*

    January 7, 2010 |

    OMG there you are!!! I’ve been missing your posts and fashion 🙂

    lmao to the anonymous!

  • Kelsy

    January 7, 2010 |

    Love the outfit and your attitude!
    Been a quiet fan for awhile, but I just had to comment on you telling that coward to shove it.
    Go you!
    Also, I love your honesty. First with your body stats and now with your personal issues. That is so brave, I truly envy your ability to put yourself out there.
    Adios!
    Kelsy @ http://www.thefoolishwagon.com

  • Chessa!

    January 7, 2010 |

    People who leave anon comments are douche bags. How big of a puss are you that you have to say something rude and hide behind the cloak of anonymity? Like anyone gives a sh*t who you are. I respect other people’s opinion and welcome that sort of dialogue but not when they don’t even have the balls to show who they are and definitely not when they start attacking the person (ie. you) for your character or what you choose to share. Loser.

  • Sara Bradshaw

    January 7, 2010 |

    Love the hat, love the shoes, love the frock – love everything! And LOVE your blog (just discovered it!) Also you may wish to check out my ‘Best 25 Blogs of 2009’ here: http://www.cricketwife.com/2010/01/25-best-blogs-of-2009-part-1.html

  • Elizabeth Marie

    January 7, 2010 |

    OMG I LOVE YOU!! I got some mad hate yesterday, and he can go SUCK A DICK.

    Dude, you’re awesome. And you look fabulous. 🙂

  • Michelle

    January 7, 2010 |

    Ha ha you are amazing! That is exactly what I always want to say to anonymous commenters on my blog.

  • Kristin

    January 7, 2010 |

    You go lady! I wonder if the anons of the world will ever grow a pair and show themselves?

  • bianca

    January 7, 2010 |

    You. Are. Fabulous. I was dying from laughter at your letter. Good for you!

  • Fabulously Lizy

    January 7, 2010 |

    You are completely fabulous! Response to anon – priceless!

    http://www.fabulouslylizy.com

  • Dith

    January 7, 2010 |

    Lol politics never fails to get emotions riled up!
    Ur response was hilarious

  • Anonymous

    January 7, 2010 |

    I love ur blog, it gets me through my mundane job…. Keep it going…

  • Sadie's Momma

    January 7, 2010 |

    I love this outfit so much. Wish I had a fun dress to wear over my black cowl neck… wait… I think I might!

    I tried the fun afro curl how-to last night/today. It didn’t turn out as awesome as yours because I was too scared to pick all the curls out and make it huge! But you can check out the results on my blog today (where I mentioned your HOW TOs!)

    http://fashionmommaintraining.blogspot.com/2010/01/not-really-afro-curls-kinda.html

    Love,
    K

  • Suzanne

    January 7, 2010 |

    perfect! i love black and white

  • captivate me.

    January 7, 2010 |

    gooooo Maegan!!!! 🙂

    P.S. love those hot shoes with the tights.

  • MJW

    January 7, 2010 |

    I agree with Vee – that person does need to grow a pair. You go for telling them off! Some anonymous person gave me a compliment on my blog but I want to know who it is, you know!

    Love the dress! I haven’t been here in awhile and you look gorgeous! Hope you are well! 🙂

  • Pretty Little World

    January 7, 2010 |

    Yay!! New outfits for the New Year!! I love this outfit — you look fab no matter what, but your all black/black & white outfits are my favorite!!

  • brittneynikkole

    January 7, 2010 |

    Not only do I adore your style but like other commentors I adore the fact that you told gutless anon to go suck a dick (love that it wasn’t some watered down (written) slap on the wrist but real come back). You are 100% awesome.

  • Lyndsy

    January 7, 2010 |

    I just love the way the hat looks on you! So cute. Whenever I try to sport that look it just isn’t as cute…you are inspiring me to try it yet again however 🙂 Happy New Year!

  • KK

    January 7, 2010 |

    PSSHHAAA you tell em, girl. Ive been reading for so long but Ive been to shy to leave a comment. 🙂 Everything you post is great and best of all, honest. Keep rocking it…

  • just me

    January 7, 2010 |

    clap, clap, clap
    Bravo!!!

    Ana from Brazil

  • Emily Rebecca

    January 7, 2010 |

    perfect outfit. I love it. 🙂

  • nickie Frye

    January 7, 2010 |

    Dang!! The smackdown!! LOL! ;D

    Cute outfit. Love the shoes & am seriously considering the stirrup tights.

    xoxo

  • Down and Out Chic

    January 7, 2010 |

    what a sweet dress and i like it paired will all black. very chic.

  • Clorivak

    January 7, 2010 |

    Way to tell that douche where to go.
    love the outfit and btw just notice you but you have super killer legs!

  • Rhi

    January 7, 2010 |

    Have I told you I LOVED YOU lately! Well I do. Keep it up I love it all

  • Lindsay [Bella Cene']

    January 8, 2010 |

    ha! that was GREAT. I really don’t understand “anonymous” hater posts. And “anonymous” obviously reads your blog, why bother reading if you think it’s nothing but fashion and whining? Get a life.

    I love your blog 🙂 along with over 2000 other readers!

  • Morgan

    January 8, 2010 |

    oh my goodness. I love your badassness. keep on it maegan – you’re fab!

  • drollgirl

    January 8, 2010 |

    best dear anon letter EVAH! fucking perfect!

  • Amanda

    January 8, 2010 |

    It’s late and I was bored searching through a countless number of blogs for design inspiration… which lead me to your blog (instant addiction) and this fabulous post where you tell an anonymous jerk to (and I quote), “Go suck a d… (well everyone knows what you said)”. Instant love. From one non-jerk stranger to you, way to go lovely lady! 🙂

  • Iva

    January 8, 2010 |

    this is THE best dear anon letter EVER..it is THE go to as a “anon response 101” tutorial.

    I love it. and you.

    this post is a prime example of why you rock on 1 million different levels.

    Go Maegan!!

  • Bobbie Lynn

    January 8, 2010 |

    hahahaha.. ok first day reading your blog.. and well I added it to favos if nothing more for the Dear Anny. Response 🙂 LOVE IT!!!

  • Hanako66

    January 9, 2010 |

    first of all, you look fabulous

    second…you don’t need to defend yourself, but good for you!!! you tell that turd who’s boss lol!

  • Flávia Oliveira

    January 9, 2010 |

    Loved the outfit, and the comeback.

    Kisses.

  • Lola

    January 10, 2010 |

    On your response to Anonymous: YEAH, MAEGAN!!

    On everything else: YEAH, MAEGAN! You just rock, girl.

  • Whee

    January 22, 2010 |

    It’s the internet, it happens. When you post something, you are making it public, and thus it is open to criticism. Try not to cry too much.

  • Fegalves

    January 26, 2010 |

    Man, you’re awesome.

  • Ife

    May 5, 2010 |

    LOL, okay, your blog is already by daily reading obsession, and this post is a perfect example of why.. you’re so unapologetically you, and that is a rare an endearing quality… Thanks for always keepin it 100!

    http://ifeluvsu.blogspot.com

  • Steezy

    June 12, 2011 |

    I just discovered your blog about a month ago and am in the process of reading all of the older posts. If I didn’t already adore you, the last 2 sentences in your letter just sealed the deal. Awesome.

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