Chanel pink handbag, coral lipstick

What’s going on?  A second Outfit Of The Day (OOTD) blog post this week – that’s what’s going on!  LOL.

Of course I’d love a Chanel handbag.  Who wouldn’t??  Sadly, I have to make do with a Chanel-inspired handbag till a real one comes along.  I bought this salmon pink Chanel wannabe in Hong Kong at a mere sliver of the price of the real thing.  And before anyone asks, it is not a “fake” Chanel – it doesn’t have a “fake” designer label inside.  It is what it is.

The lippie is Oceanus from the Ciccone Cosmetics lipstick collection.  A girlfriend complimented my lips the day I wore this out.  Another girlfriend complimented my shoe choice.  They are wedged gold strappy Gladiator-like sandals that I bought in Sydney.  And in typical Ling fashion, I threw on random pieces of clothing and hoped for the best.  Check out the rest of my outfit.
Outfit Of The Day Blog Post

I was in Seoul in September 2009 and the shopping was amazing there.  I got this Chanel-esque cardigan there.  It reminds me of Chanel because of the piping.  I could be wrong because I am not a fashion follower.  I’ve only worn the cardigan twice.  It shrunk in the wash.  I chuck everything into a washing machine!!

The high-waisted sailor skirt has braces.  After nearly 2 years of purchasing this, it finally got some love.  I may never wear it again though because instead of looking hot, I looked pregnant according to someone!!!  Fear not as I am rectifying this as I joined the gym yesterday – FACT!

Navy vest from Primark, UK | High waisted sailor skirt & Chanel-esque cardigan from Seoul | Necklace from Forever New, Australia | Gold wedges from Myer, Sydney | Pink Chanel wannabe handbag from Hong Kong

What do you think?  Like or dislike?


11 comments on “Outfit Of The Day : Chanel Wannabe”

  1. This is as close as it is going to get for Chanel! The tweed, the ladylike jacket, and the chain bag are all the elements of her signature style. I think you look fantastic and so sorry to hear about the shrinking issue….

  2. You have an amazing body, how could someone even THINK that u looked pregnant? Hater! Lol. The shoes are gorgeous!

    • @Rin, Thanks Rin, you are too kind – but I guess my belly does stick out! No worries, I went to the gym today and I am going to cut out junk food 😀

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