Monday, December 3, 2012

the elephant in the room.

So when I was little, my favorite stuffed animal (the stuffed animal that I carried everywhere) was an elephant.  Her name was Mrs. E and she was pink and she was awesome.  I still have her, but she is no longer pink because she doesn't have any fur!  My parents recently told me that they could never find a "backup Mrs. E" in case I lost her.  I think that's cute because I know she is one of a kind :)  Anyways, after my Mrs. E days I found myself collecting all things elephant.  When I saw this sweater in Forever 21 I knew I had to have it.  It's like my grownup Mrs. E that I can take with me.  Do you still have your stuffed animal or blanket from when you were little?

[sweater:Forever 21 pants:H&M flats:H&M chambray shirt:Gap sunglasses:Betsey Johnson]


  1. i never realy had a stuffed animal or object like that as a kid, surprisingly! but your little elephant sounds adorable. this sweater is indeed perfect for you - the color and fit are great too and i love it with the red flats

    <3 katherine
    of corgis and cocktails

  2. I like the animal trend and I like your elephant sweater. Love have you paired it colorful flats.

    I don´t have my old stuff animals.

  3. OMG I love elephants too! They are just amazing! =D
    Cute sweater...great find!

  4. Ah, this sweater is SO cute! This whole outfit is so much fun!

  5. you coudn't look any more perfect.

  6. your sweater is so cute! i love your outfit alot :)

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  7. That sweater is the CUTEST, and the orange flats are perfect with that outfit! What a great tribute to Mrs. E :)

    The Other Side of Gray

  8. What an adorable elephant print sweater! I had so many stuffed animals when I was younger, I just loved them.

    The Tiny Heart

  9. Hi Jenny! I actually do have my teddy bear still from when I was little, however teddy print is not quite as trendy as elephants are! This sweater is perfect and I love the color combo of the sweater and bright flats. And is that a fish-tail braid I spy?? Very nice!

    perfectly priya

    1. Yes, you spotted the fishtail braid! Its my first attempt at one. I never knew how easy they were until recently.

  10. Yes! haha I totally have one, he was a tiny white fluffy lamb, named Lambie. I carried him everywhere, he also doesn't have any fur anymore! My mom wanted to put him in a glass keepsake dome but seriously, how is he supposed to breathe in there? I love your sweater though! is that a hounds-tooth blouse? so cute as always!

    1. Awww little Lambie, cute name! I have Mrs. E on a shelf, but yea, I think it would be weird to put it in a case. My blouse is denim underneath, kinda hard to see in the pictures, but trying the layered look out to spice it up a little. I hope all is well!

  11. I'm in love with your elephant-covered sweater. That's so sweet that you still have your stuffed Elephant from when you were a little girl. I still keep things like that (as much as my mom says I should throw them out). I can't part with them!


  12. Such a cute outfit!!

  13. those grown up Mrs. E sweater is super cuteee ^^


  14. I love this sweater! So cute. The red shoes are cute with this outfit too.


    Fashion and Beauty Finds

  15. Love the sweater, the print and color are so cute.

    Ava Tallulah

  16. isnt that just the cutest sweater! i love the color too!

    xo, Carla
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  17. Awwwww! The sweater is so adorable. I love it. The story about your stuffed elephant is adorable too.

    Jessica @ Sunny Days and Starry Nights

  18. Love your sweater & shoes! Just found your blog!

    xo Michelle

    Fierce & Fashionable

  19. SUch a lovely sweater and love the pattern :) Love your braid hair too! xo akiko
    Style Imported