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posted on: September 7, 2012

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kersh sweater {worn backwards} from plum // j.crew floral pencil skirt // h&m necklace // nine west pumps

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backwards: my cardigan.  taking closet remixing very seriously, i tried to reinvent this cardi by wearing it backwards and tucking it into my favourite j.crew pencil skirt.  it was actually more comfortable than wearing it closed the right way around, as the buttons normally gape at the front.  a definite must try!

backwards: capitalqcreative.com.  almost a year after starting my social media business, i am finally doing a big website launch on monday.  i've been so lucky to gain more clients the old fashioned way, but it's definitely time to be extra legit with a website.  also, a great excuse to order new business cards.  i LOVE getting new moo cards.

backwards: going to new york in august instead of spetember for NYFW.  it kills me a little that i went a month ago and could have been there right now instead, enjoying FNO NYC, the IFB conference, and the BCBG and herve leger shows.  oh well, hopefully i can make it there in the spring instead!

backwards: the fact that my automatic driver's side car window no longer rolls down.  who'd of thought that i'd be wishing for manual car windows?  it's especially awkward at drive-thru's, parkade ticket booths, and when someone walks up to your car to talk to you.  suppose i'll have to make a trip to the mechanics soon!

anything backwards in your life lately?

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  1. what a FANTASTIC look, alicia! love it all, and the unexpected neon pop totally works! good luck with the website launch x

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  2. The cardigan looks cute worn backwards like that! Excited for the launch of the Capital Q site too :)

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  3. Great look! Especially love the floral and the statement necklace :)

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  4. This post brought a smile to my face - this look is straight out of my closet, from what Ian calls the "idiot cardigan" (which I obviously love, hence why it has its own name in our house) to the H&M necklace that I own and overwear in a ridiculous way. Of course Paris is fabulous but after seeing all of the snaps of you girls at FNO and then this... breaks my heart just a little :) Skype date soon.
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  5. You are so pretty! Love the last pic, so fierce! :)

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  6. what a cute post! love it and your look!
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  7. Such a beautiful look Alicia, love the skirt<3

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  8. I'm going to have to try this as lately I've been wishing I had more crewneck sweaters instead of cardigans. Good luck with all of your backwards stuff!

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  9. I love the buttons on the back!

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  10. Love, love, LOVE this look! :) I'm definitely needing to try that whole backwards cardigan thing!

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  11. Aw - To missing fashion week (not that I went..) lol
    ..Looking forward to your website launch! =]

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  12. gorgeous as always!

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  13. So pretty - very ladylike! Congrats on the website launch, how exciting! :)

    Life etc

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  14. Love this! The color of your cardigan is so pretty!

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  15. haha you are so cute!! I love this look on you, the colours are amazing! I hear about New York, this week sucks!!! hahaha. I am going in the spring! you should too :)
    Have a good weekend lovely lady!
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  16. We all have a little backwards in out life. Mine probably is a trip that has been postponed for the moment. :(

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  17. Don't you just love how you can kinda reinvent a piece by just wearing it backwards? After I saw Cee doing it in one of her posts a while back I tried it and I love the effect. I had a few simple tees from Gap and they always looked awkward when worn normally, but backwards they look much better.

    Loving the color palette in this look, that J. Crew skirt is great!

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  19. I have, like, one million cardigans. This is a brilliant way to get some more use out of my collection!

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  20. YOU have the BEST hair girlfriend!! love your outfit.. am from across the water can you see me waving :) (Victoria)
    xo j

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  21. haha! the window issue made me laugh out loud! i know about all of that all too well!! i always tell myself, " it could be worse" lol.
    You are just too beautiful! love the idea of the backward cardigan!

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  22. Ah I absolutely love the backwards cardi on you! Such an amazing idea, one that I am definitely stealing if that's okay :). So good seeing you the other night love and we definitely need to plan a shoot day! Can't wait to see the new site tomorrow :)

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  23. Great re-invention with the cardi Alicia! Awkward about the car window situation....

    What's backwards inb my life? I can't upload photos to Blogger today. Killing me. Sigh.

    I also wish I were in NYC.... so many amazing photos and tweets.

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  24. I love the colours in this outfit - so pretty!

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  25. I adore this idea:) I have so many of these little Kersh cardis and I will definitely be borrowing (ok stealing) this awesome idea!

    Can't wait to check out your new website.
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  26. I love the idea of cardi's worn backwards. I've done tops from backwards to forwards too.

    Hope you had a great weekend Alicia :)

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  27. Haha! Alicia I love this post. The outfit is very pretty and your backwards stories really made me laugh! I'm hoping to do NYFW in the spring or next fall as well. Fingers crossed for both of us!! Good luck with the new website! xo

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  28. I love this outfit! it´s so femine and elegant! especially that skirt and pumps...i also wear some tops backwards from time to time but I´ve never tried it with cardigan :)

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  29. Love that you've worn the cardigan backwards. So creative!

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