Shorts for my Birthday

Shorts for Work

Here we go with a few shorts-themed posts. This is a casual day look that’s light and breezy and follows all my shorts requirements, being the mature 32 year-old lady that I am. These were found on my recent trip to Last Call, and are perfect for day because they are a lovely neutral color, and have a loose flare to them (which as I have mentioned before, balances out the shortness for me). They may also have wrinkles. I prefer to think of them as creases. Linen blouse, linen-y shorts? Espadrille wedges? Age-appropriate? Comfortable AND classy? I could go on, but I have presents to open.

Shorts for Work

Shorts for Day

Top: A.Cheng, Shorts: Theory, Espadrilles: Corso Como (Stella Says Go), Earrings: Mana Culture

Shorts for Day

May 29, 2011

13 Responses to Shorts for my Birthday

  1. Too cute! That little bit of ‘flare’ in Summer shorts really does make such a huge difference, for me too. Lookin’ long and lean and lovely! Happy Birthday!! x

  2. First off, I think I’ve said this before on your last shorts post, but you can just pretend to be in your 20s a little while longer. I still wouldn’t think you’re in your 30s:) My friends have a theory that as we age we aren’t really “aging” due to all the preservatives in food products! haha!! We were drinking when we came to our theory but I think it has merit;) hehe…Anyways, I love the way you’re rocking those shorts with the wedges. Happy Birthday Too!!!

  3. Lisa says:

    I love those wedges! You look so happy and excited. Just the way a birthday girl should look. Woohoo! Happy birthday!!!

  4. lisa says:

    yay! happy birthday, pretty lady!!!! enjoy your day! :)

  5. Lyddiegal says:

    Your Corso Como espadrilles are gorgeous, and those red sunnies make me smile. Shorts can be tricky waters to navigate, but you’ve found a great, flattering pair.
    Happy Birthday!!

  6. Tanvi says:

    Happy Birthday Laurel! :) Stay JUST the way you are … always!

    ♡ from © tanvii.com

  7. Linda says:

    Gorgeous shorts and wedges! I hope you have a wonderful birthday. I like shorts with a little flare, too.

  8. Hey Laurel, love those wedges! You’re looking fab :)

  9. IronHelixx says:

    Happy Birthday! You don’t look a day over 23.

  10. I sincerely hope your birthday was as fabulous as your outfit!! Those shoes are awesome :)

  11. Jamie Rose says:

    Those shoes are super cute! Happy birthday! You look great!

  12. Kristin says:

    Happy (belated) Birthday! Hope it was fabulous:) I love the wedges.

  13. Happy [belated] birthday here in blogworld. You know I sent you some on-time Twitter birthday love though. Wow, great wedges!

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