Roman Holiday

Jun 9, 2010

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(Bench Silk Bamboo tshirt, Zara pleated skirt, Kate Spade peeptoes and metal rope necklace from SM)

Roman Holiday is one of those movies I can watch over and over again. The fashion of that era is one I admire very much and Audrey Hepburn's costumes in the movie are fantastic. Inspired by her, I pulled out this skirt that I never seem to wear because of the length and paired it with a fitted top. I would've put on a scarf like hers but couldn't find the perfect print hehe.

And speaking of holidays, I'd like to share some photos of our trip to Kota Kinabalu, Malaysia. It is a wonderful city with friendly people, good food and amazing shopping :)

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This is the City Mosque in Kota Kinabalu. It is an exemplary of Islamic Contemporary architecture and the man made lagoon surrounding it made it look like it was floating on water.

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And sharing one personal picture with you guys, of the boyf and I infront of the Menara Tun Mustapha (Sabah Foundation Building). This building is one of only four hanging structures in the world. It has a revolving restaurant in the 18th floor but sadly, we didn't get to eat there due to time constraints. le boyf doesn't smile very much in photos because he's kind of formal and conservative but he loves it when I make him laugh. :) At the end of the trip, I realized that all of the shirts he wore were the ones I bought for him ( I pick something for him too when i go shopping).

Have a great day everyone!!


Dorothy Souhuwat said...

simple green skirt but nice

so wanna exchange link and follow me??

Dorothy Souhuwat said...

thx..ur link was done too..
check on my list..

you can follow me too if you dont mind..thx

mom & son said...

Hi Cherie!
You got a new blog layout?
Yes, looks like it is, i love it!

Can i have your green skirt btw?
Because green is my fave color and
I'm collection anything which is green.

Anonymous said...

ahh I love the simplicity of the outfit but it still looks so chic and the way I already sent the invite thru your email, please check it and tell me if you haven't received it yet...take care love...


Melai said...

cherie :)

gosh you are one curvy sexy lady :) nice outfit posts. Really? You also had a scar on your legs? doesn't seem like it :)

thanks for dropping by my site. appreciate it much :)

Style and Soul

Dressing Up For Me said...


Love that green skirt on you and the necklace. You´re so vavavoom here. Don´t worry about your non-smiling le boyf, my hubz too doesn´t usually smile in the photos but he´s funny nevertheless.

Have a lovely day tom!

Anonymous said...

Wow, really beautiful photos! Love your outfits! ^^

Gela said...

i love Roman Holiday!! must've watched it more than 20 times!

great skirt, Cherie! i can imagine the whole outfit w/ the scarf. would've looked super cute!


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bestie said...

Oh my goodness I love your skirt so much!!!

michelle_ said...

that green skirt looks really good on you love !
im usually not a fan of long length skirts, but yours looked great !

Leah said...

So elegant... you remind me of Audrey Hepburn... this look is timeless. I love it. Your green skirt is so fabulous. And thanks for sharing these pics of Kota Kinabalu. xoxo

Ashley said...

That outfit is very Audrey! I love the green skirt and matching belt. And the travelling pictures are very pretty...makes me wanna go there. You're a very cute couple, too! I always tend to pick out clothes for my boyfriend, too, but I haven't seen him wear them all that often...Hmm.

Gizelle | Vanilla Ice Cream said...

you went to kota kinabalu? for how many days? i'm interested to go there cuz cebu pac has seat sales..haha! how much did you spend all in all? with shopping of course...

anyway, i love love the outfit mainly cuz my fave color is green....:D

♥ vanilla ice cream ♥

Sharina said...

Pretty pretty outfits!! :) I love your Malaysia photos also! Id love to go there someday!

mel said...

so gorgeous:) i love the green pop and pairing with the black shirt is awesoeme:)

michelle_ said...

thanks sooo much for your lovely comment :)

Nikki said...

I absolutely love your skirt! Omg!:D

Stevia said...

your green skirt is so eye-catching
love it, dear <3

inspired to watch Roman Holiday now. is it the one where audrey disguise as a commoner and then got lost?

and kota kinabalu looks ah-mazing
that city-mosque is so breathtakingly beautiful ;)

Yelena R. said...

ooh! Love that green skirt!

Mom Daughter Style said...

i missed a lot of your posts. thanks for sharing a pic of you and the bf. You look great together. I always wanted to go to Malaysia but I guess I will have to wait till RC gets a little bigger para naman maappreciate nya rin.

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