TORN OVER TIME

posted by on 2014.01.27, under Outfit Of The Day, Outfits

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Photography by Christine Choi

I feel like i’ve worn these jeans one too many times (here & here) , but it’s one of those pairs that look better worn and torn with age. There are certain things that look better tattered & teared than perfectly polished. The imperfections are what makes things perfect, right? 

I shot these photos with Christine in silverlake the other day when I was sick, and we ended up finding the quaintest little cafe where they had the most delicious  comfort food. It may sound crazy , but i’m positive that what I ate at this cafe healed my sickness! Will be revealing what that magic potion is this Thursday as I post another Chic Eats! Stay tuned!

Anyways I hope you all had a lovely weekend! As I mentioned in my last post HERE that there was something that I couldn’t stop thinking about, and that I would reveal it on  my Instagram on Sunday! Well just in case you missed it here it is:

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His name is Captain, and he’s just the sweetest thing! We’ve been thinking of getting mignon a companion for quite sometime now. Initially we were nervous that they wouldn’t get along in the beginning, but the 2 bonded immediately and are already inseparable! (awww)

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It’s our first time raising 2 puppies/dogs at once, do you guys have any advice on potty training the young one while the older one is already trained? Any tips and advice would be greatly appreciated!

HAPPY MONDAY!

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OUTFIT DETAILS

Turtleneck: Theory  (on sale)

Jeans: Zara (old but similar one HERE)

SHOES: Jimmy Choo ( on MAJOR sale)

Purse- *Elizabeth  and James (in cremepale pink , redyellowblue)

Bracelet- *Coordinates, *Dean Davidson, *Vita Fede

Sunglasses:Ray Ban

Necklace: *Jennifer Zeuner 

COMMENTS

I love the first shot! My favorite photos of Chriselle so far. Can’t wait for our next session.

Christine Choi ( February 1, 2014 at 2:48 PM )

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lalit ( January 31, 2014 at 5:10 AM )

the outfit is amazing, and your pooches are adorable! I’ve raised puppies/dogs all at the same time, older ones being trained as well. I would say there should be no problem with training your puppy, in fact it might be a lot easier. Puppies do well with imitating, just like all babies and children do, so as long your dog is perfectly house broken, then your puppy should be so as well!

xoxo Eda

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Eda ( January 29, 2014 at 11:29 PM )

Love it n need to do some exercise to get the looks n than look for these pants by the way pant is out of stock;;(

Kunchok ( January 28, 2014 at 1:33 PM )

SUch a lovely 90s outfit.

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Tra Mi ( January 28, 2014 at 12:15 PM )

You are so gorgeous! I’m in love <3

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irene laura ( January 28, 2014 at 12:00 PM )

Such a chic outfit! Love the outfit color against with the background color <3 Loooove it!

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Claire ( January 28, 2014 at 10:42 AM )

Loving your style and this pictures,
your dogs are adorable !!

have a great week ahead
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Nathalie ( January 28, 2014 at 7:43 AM )
Joana Leite ( January 28, 2014 at 2:17 AM )

I love your torn jeans, but the photos of Mignon and Caprain… oh so cute :)

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Cindy ( January 28, 2014 at 1:42 AM )

It’s all about those jeans, gorgeous! And the puppies are adorable!!! XO

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Marija ( January 27, 2014 at 5:38 PM )

    Thank you Marija <3 I have officially become a crazy puppy lady :P

    Chriselle ( January 28, 2014 at 12:32 AM )

You look so edgy in this outfit! I love it !!

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Erica M ( January 27, 2014 at 4:34 PM )

    Thank you Erica!! Isn’t it amazing how a pair of torn jeans can make the simplest of outfits look so edgy? Thanks for coming by today! xoxo Chriselle

    Chriselle ( January 28, 2014 at 12:32 AM )

you are always so perfect
luv it

sonu ( January 27, 2014 at 1:43 PM )

    I wouldn’t say perfect, but Thank you! :) xoxo Chriselle

    Chriselle ( January 28, 2014 at 12:33 AM )

Adore those ripped jeans, love the big rip on the knee cap ;) And omg!! Captain is sooooo cute!! Mignon seems to love the new member just as much! xo

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Tsangtastic by Jenny Tsang ( January 27, 2014 at 1:38 PM )

    They started off with small rips that resulted into big holes in the knee cap due to my foot getting stuck in the holes while getting dressed! ha! Isn’t Captain the cutest?? I’m so happy that Mignon has a friend now!!! Thanks for coming by today! xoxo Chriselle

    Chriselle ( January 28, 2014 at 12:35 AM )

I love ripped jeans. They seriously edge up any plain t-shirt.

Omg I’m so glad you got mignon a companion. It’s always good for them to have friend around at all times. It helps with the loneliness. Potty training shouldn’t be difficult at all since Mignon is already trained. He might be able to teach captain a bit. :p

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Maggie S. Chan ( January 27, 2014 at 1:31 PM )

    Thanks Maggie! It’s true.. a pair of ripped jeans can edge up the simplest of outfits! I’m soooo happy that Mignon has a companion now too. He was spending too many hours at home alone, and we felt really bad :( No dog deserves to be alone!! So far potty training hasn’t been that bad since Mignon has been showing Captain the ropes. you are absolutely right xoxoxo Chriselle

    Chriselle ( January 28, 2014 at 12:37 AM )

Very cool jeans!:)
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pia ( January 27, 2014 at 10:49 AM )

    Thank you Pia! xoxo Chriselle

    Chriselle ( January 28, 2014 at 12:37 AM )

Eeeeeekkk! They are so cute together!!!!! And those jeans look good on you! Even if they do end up ripping more no one will know ;)

Ellie ( January 27, 2014 at 10:23 AM )

    Aren’t they just the cutest? My heart melts every time I see them!! The jeans keep ripping more every time I wear them..soon enough they will turn into shorts! ha! Thanks for coming by today! xoxo Chriselle

    Chriselle ( January 28, 2014 at 12:38 AM )
monkeyshines ( January 27, 2014 at 9:39 AM )

    Thanks huN! xoxo

    Chriselle ( January 28, 2014 at 12:38 AM )

So adorable dogs….love your jeans…sometimes old stuffs are better than new ones

xoxo

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gabriela ( January 27, 2014 at 9:34 AM )

    Hi Gabriela..I have to agree with you! Often times we forget about our old stuff,and always looking for the new. :P xo Chriselle

    Chriselle ( January 28, 2014 at 12:39 AM )

nice look …so sweet dogs…<3

Inna ( January 27, 2014 at 9:10 AM )

    Thank you Inna! xoxo

    Chriselle ( January 28, 2014 at 12:39 AM )

Worn jeans are the best. Love your look.

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Lindsay ( January 27, 2014 at 9:06 AM )

    Thanks Lindsay! xoxo

    Chriselle ( January 28, 2014 at 12:39 AM )

Amazing, love the necklace

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Rona ( January 27, 2014 at 8:47 AM )

I love your outfit! Very casual and cool! Annnnd…now I definitely want a puppy!

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Shandrese ( January 27, 2014 at 8:42 AM )

    You totally have to get a puppy! It’s the best experience ever, and there seriously is nothing like a puppy’s love <3 xoxo Chriselle

    Chriselle ( January 28, 2014 at 12:40 AM )

Had to comment on how sweet that last photo is!!! A slippery slope…posting such adorable dog pictures…hahaha…don’t worry though, you are adorable in this your simple white and washed denim!

Sue @ A Colourful Canvas ( January 27, 2014 at 8:33 AM )

    Thanks Sue! Aren’t they just the cutest?? xoxo Chriselle

    Chriselle ( January 28, 2014 at 12:40 AM )

Fabulous! Love the light wash on these jeans!
xx,
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Kristi ( January 27, 2014 at 8:19 AM )

    Hi Kristi! I’ve loved light washed denim since the 90s, and so glad that they are still around <3 Thanks for stopping by today! xoxo Chriselle

    Chriselle ( January 28, 2014 at 12:41 AM )
The Bag Report ( January 27, 2014 at 6:40 AM )

    Isn’t the cafe delicious? So many yummy places to eat in silver lake! xoxo Chriselle

    Chriselle ( January 28, 2014 at 12:41 AM )

love the jeans! yeap, some things look better with time
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Belen Baquerizo ( January 27, 2014 at 6:17 AM )

    Thanks Belen!!! xoxo chriselle

    Chriselle ( January 28, 2014 at 12:42 AM )

OMG such cuteness!!! Love those dogs <3

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C. ( January 27, 2014 at 6:16 AM )

    Cuteness overload right? xoxo

    Chriselle ( January 28, 2014 at 12:42 AM )

Love your jeans so much<3

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sasa ( January 27, 2014 at 6:04 AM )

    Thanks so much Sasa! xoxo Chriselle

    Chriselle ( January 28, 2014 at 12:42 AM )

Your dog looks so cute! The necklace looks so beautiful, I love it!!

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Tanya Sc ( January 27, 2014 at 5:38 AM )

    It’s my absolute fave necklace as of now! I’ve been wearing it almost everyday! Aren’t the doggies so cute? xoxo Chriselle

    Chriselle ( January 28, 2014 at 12:43 AM )

These jeans are so pretty!! love them! <3 http://www.stylelaboratoire.blogspot.com

Dimitra ( January 27, 2014 at 5:11 AM )
The Fashion Fraction ( January 27, 2014 at 4:18 AM )

Awesome pics!!! love ripped jeans!!
Dog are so cuute!!! I want one <3

xoxo

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SweetFreckles ( January 27, 2014 at 4:12 AM )

Jeans do get better with age, I feel…as long as they fit you properly….sadly I cannot help with the second problem….but ahhhh……..;))

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Jessica Rose ( January 27, 2014 at 3:37 AM )

Awww, a new puppy! :) You must be so thrilled!! :)
I’ve been following your blog for a while now and you keep inspiring me with your originality! Keep up the good work! :)
Also, I’ve just added your blog to my blog list as I’m sure my followers will want to know your blog as well :)
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Leesa ( January 27, 2014 at 2:56 AM )

you look fab!!!

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kcomekarolina ( January 27, 2014 at 2:54 AM )

Simply chic! I’m loving torn and distressed so much these days so can’t over-wear any ripped jeans in my book! ;-)

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fashmongers ( January 27, 2014 at 2:04 AM )

Such a cool outfit! Ripped jeans work every time :)

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Natali ( January 27, 2014 at 1:51 AM )

Love this outfit!
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ChamaFashion ( January 27, 2014 at 1:47 AM )

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