If I Had You To Myself

UO shirt_James Lillis leggings

James Lillis leggings

UO shirt_James Lillis leggings3Standard Fleet Buffalo men’s shirt via Urban Outfitters. James Lillis Cages. Vintage boots

I decided to go the more casual route than the first time I posted pics in the amazing James Lillis Cages.  With a love for men’s plaid shirts that runs so deep I could live in them, I threw on my teal checkered button-down over these chained wonders.  Yes, a random combo from a girl who likes to spew randomness.

I’m apologizing in advance that I will be a sucky blogger over the next week in terms of posting anything new but at least this will give me the opportunity to catch up on everyone’s blogs and comments (thanks as always!).  Melly and I are moving into our new pad and I have craploads of stuff to do, a.k.a. this week I will be an insomniac.

Becs and Mel

Here’s a pic from when we went to Playa del Carmen, Mexico, and the only one I could find with suitcases to illustrate we’ll be on the move.  I told you I was random. :)

BTW, the title of this post is B.R.A.M.’s song “If I Had You To Myself.”  I’ve overplayed it so many times that I used up my free listens. Bummer.


  1. thischicksgotstyle
    Aug 03, 2009 @ 03:02:14

    I’m loving the checked shirt with leather leggings!!
    Great pic in mexico, I’ve been to that Playa del carmen too, it was nice!
    Good luck with moving and take some pictures of the new place! I live with my twin brother too hahah!

  2. janettaylor
    Aug 03, 2009 @ 03:09:11

    I love those red sunnies… :-)


  3. Modediktat
    Aug 03, 2009 @ 04:10:53

    Hey Lady,
    how was your weekend??
    I hope you’ve spend a great and pleasant weekend!
    Oh, you’re on a move with Mel?? Keeping my fingers crossed that everything is going fine and in a relaxed way! All the best for your move, honey!
    Wishing you a successful and week, with lots of fun!!
    much love, sofie

  4. Suzanne
    Aug 03, 2009 @ 04:17:16

    amazing pants!

  5. fashionista
    Aug 03, 2009 @ 04:49:07

    great outfit
    love the beach pic

  6. Mads
    Aug 03, 2009 @ 05:13:11

    So excited for more outfit posts from both of you! and your leggings are super FAB!=)

  7. Antoine
    Aug 03, 2009 @ 07:25:47

    OR When “SM CHIC” aesthetics (Astonishing James Lillis cages !!!) gladly adorns itself with “Becs-issimes Sexy/Refreshing” attires . . . with the men’s plaid shirt as the “trendy woodcutter’s touch” !!!
    ps: Have a nice moving Dear !!!

    à Bientôt, Antoine

    Aug 03, 2009 @ 07:37:54

    So great that you are having a great time in Mexico!
    It must be magical!
    Love your great outfits and you always happy and fun vibe!

  9. lyndsey | paper girl
    Aug 03, 2009 @ 08:20:40

    yay! you found a new apt?!?! where is it? good luck moving :)

  10. tailorstitch
    Aug 03, 2009 @ 08:55:18

    those leggings are all sorts of amazing, would love to see how versatile they are

  11. Fashion CHALET
    Aug 03, 2009 @ 09:08:22

    I love that shirt, the color is perfect; have literally been looking for one just like that for months NOW! :) And you and your twin are picture-perfect, dear!!


  12. Barock & Roll
    Aug 03, 2009 @ 10:31:34

    Very nice blog ^^

  13. dreamsequins
    Aug 03, 2009 @ 12:50:32

    The cage kills me! :)

    Hope you guys have a smooth move to your new pad! Moving is never fun, but sometimes you can discover some cool stuff you forgot about while you’re going through the packing process.

    xx D

  14. Cafe Fashionista
    Aug 03, 2009 @ 12:56:24

    Your style is AMAZING! Those leggings are dropdead gorgeous – as are you, and your entire ensemble! Love it all! :)

  15. Shin
    Aug 03, 2009 @ 13:23:54

    Hey Becs! How was your weekend?! I love those cage leggings of yours! You look stunning in them! It’s so exciting that you’re moving to a new place! I know how exhausting and busy it can be but it’s lots of fun! So have a great time and post pictures when you’re back! xxoxoxoxo

  16. Bombchell
    Aug 03, 2009 @ 13:44:26

    nice style, u should def join lookbook.nu if ure not already on it (I could send u an invite)

  17. cocktailoffashion
    Aug 03, 2009 @ 13:54:41

    Killer leggings Becs!

    Good luck with the move and hope it won’t be too stressful!


  18. Nadia
    Aug 03, 2009 @ 15:21:22

    i love those leggings ! they are brilliant . you wear them so well

  19. Victoria
    Aug 03, 2009 @ 17:10:09

    Yea, you should see it- it was good ! Gave me a few laughs, indeed (my friend totally cracked up XD)
    Oh, yes, I’ve been wanting to see “Up”, I like animated movies :P

    And whoow, how cool are those leggings ! Awesome :D
    And u and your friend look great- hope u had a great time !

  20. thesydneygirl
    Aug 03, 2009 @ 17:38:47

    you look SUPER gorgeous becs!!!

    good luck with the moving! how exciting!!!

    and how was the wedding on the weekend?

    mwa mwa mwa


  21. chrissy
    Aug 03, 2009 @ 17:46:05

    You look badass!

  22. tip
    Aug 03, 2009 @ 17:49:47

    gawwwwww becs those cages are so effing sick!! I love emmmmmm!! Awesome boots as well! Hope the move is going well~ Love how you rock those suspenders in the last post too my girl!!

  23. tip
    Aug 03, 2009 @ 17:50:51

    and of course the guy’s shirt is like the best “wardrobe staple” for us, no!?

  24. Oh So Hip It Hurts
    Aug 03, 2009 @ 18:17:16

    another fantastic outfit..great checks! and you and your twin are just too adorable! haha seriously. i wish i had a twin!


  25. Kristin
    Aug 03, 2009 @ 18:17:42

    Holy crap. Those are incredible!

  26. asiancajuns
    Aug 03, 2009 @ 19:08:49

    Good luck with your move, Becs! Eesh- I know what a pain it can be! Can’t wait to see your new place though ;)

    Those leggings are just to-die-for and I think a plaid shirt is always the way to go. You look gorgeous!

  27. Miss Glitzy
    Aug 03, 2009 @ 20:40:05

    Loving the plaids and the leggings!

  28. MTDaysandNights
    Aug 03, 2009 @ 21:25:45

    Those chains are so funky. They would probably look really cool over jeans too.

  29. hauteworld
    Aug 04, 2009 @ 01:46:21

    Love those cage leggings! Are they comfortable to wear? In any case, I like the contrast with the plaid shirt. Hope you and Mel move into your new pad ok. I know the feeling… a lot of stress but it can be a lot of fun if you’re doing this together. Oh, and you girls look so adorable in that travling pic!

  30. sharon rose
    Aug 04, 2009 @ 06:57:02

    Good luck with your move and what a great outfit too!

  31. Antonia
    Aug 04, 2009 @ 07:33:53

    Thanks for the link girl! OMG those leggings are FIERCE. Love plaid as always!

  32. WendyB
    Aug 04, 2009 @ 10:55:54

    Wow — I bet all eyes are on those leggings when you wear those!

  33. Derrick
    Aug 04, 2009 @ 11:52:00

    Great legs and great use of clothing. Im in Long Island NY and you missed……..

    A casting Call..calling all Sex and the City fashionistas etc.


    check out the link

  34. Derrick
    Aug 04, 2009 @ 11:54:22

  35. www.sexyinthecity.es
    Aug 04, 2009 @ 12:18:28

    Love your outfit like always!!! love the shirt but specially the leggings with the chains, so original!!


  36. Natalie
    Aug 04, 2009 @ 20:55:25

    absolutely loving the chained leggings!

  37. xs
    Aug 04, 2009 @ 21:18:58

    what a fun little trip. you girls are too cute with your traveling gear!

  38. fashionispoison
    Aug 04, 2009 @ 22:04:18

    your tights are killerrrr

  39. Fashion Moment
    Aug 05, 2009 @ 08:42:00

    Ah, darling, this is amazing!
    Bravo, girl!


  40. Anna Margrete
    Aug 05, 2009 @ 09:27:54

    Love it! Really cool.

  41. dapper kid
    Aug 05, 2009 @ 12:06:40

    :O They are sooooo cool, and I am loving the shirt dear. Hope you’re having a beautiful day :)

  42. Stephanie
    Aug 05, 2009 @ 12:40:35

    Wow, great look! Definitely could not rock it the way you! Go ‘head girl!

  43. Raez
    Aug 05, 2009 @ 13:02:46

    just gorgeous, i love the blue on you, and the amazing leg chainssss.

    xx raez

  44. Couture Carrie
    Aug 05, 2009 @ 16:55:45

    So hot, darling!


  45. La Couturier
    Aug 05, 2009 @ 18:04:54

    You are so unbelievably chic. Period (:

    La C.

  46. ellio100
    Aug 05, 2009 @ 18:07:40

    cage leggings? mental. love it. looks awesome on you and espesh with the plaid shirt! good luck with all the moving

  47. Libby
    Aug 05, 2009 @ 21:04:54

    Amazingly cool cage leggings, die….

  48. Emma
    Aug 06, 2009 @ 09:20:12

    The shirt is really pretty and a great colour too!

  49. Shin
    Aug 06, 2009 @ 12:09:49

    Hey Becs!! How is your move going? OMG! I just completely went crazy on Topshop for two days! The first day, I only bought a black pleat skirt, socks and some underwear. Then last night, I saw this white jacket from the boutique that I knew it’s going to sold out in minutes so I’ve grabbed it even though it’s a little too pricey for me. It seems like i’ll do anything for Topshop these days! xxoxoxoxoxo

  50. Clare
    Aug 06, 2009 @ 18:53:22

    Oh you are always so absolutely fabulous! That is a fact! Love this outfit!

  51. Modediktat
    Aug 07, 2009 @ 01:53:19

    Hey dearest, how is the move going? Wishing you a wonderful and sunny weekend! Give a big kiss to your sweet sister!
    Big kiss to you, toooo!
    much love, sofie

  52. Adela
    Aug 07, 2009 @ 07:35:44

    amazing chain cages! i’ve never seen something like this-so unique!


  53. Daniella
    Aug 07, 2009 @ 11:00:25

    I love those leg chain/cages, they are soo amazing!!! Hope you are well.

  54. LaMimi
    Aug 07, 2009 @ 11:29:12

    Love your leggings…so unique…Did you buy them or DIY?
    Good luck with the moving Becs! We’ll all be here when u come back:)


  55. Susanna-Cole
    Aug 07, 2009 @ 13:59:53

    I can’t get enough of plaid shirts! Of course, I should have figured that out by now, I’ve been wearing them since I was a little girl (we lived out west, in wilderness, so we didn’t done plaid as a fashion statement, it was just practical), but I love seeing them rise in popularity, they really are fabulous! And the colors of your plaid shirt are just amazing (some of my favorite colors that there are)! :D


  56. Elizabeth Victoria C
    Aug 07, 2009 @ 19:12:05

    good luck with the move girl! i know how stressful that can be.. loveee the cage tights, you can totally rock them! post some pics of the new pad? xo

  57. districtofchic
    Aug 08, 2009 @ 09:22:25

    Those chains are the coolest things i’ve ever seen!!

  58. HoneyBunny
    Aug 08, 2009 @ 13:49:27

    Hi Becs! You look so so fabulous! Love those chains, it looks awesome! :) )
    Hope you’re doing fine, darling!:***

  59. Tori
    Aug 08, 2009 @ 15:09:08

    This is a really interesting outfit! I like it. =)

  60. thesydneygirl
    Aug 08, 2009 @ 22:52:38

    hey beautiful becs! howd the moving go???

    having a lovely weekend! went movies last night. watched the ugly truth, so so so funny!!!!!!!!!

    and how r ur energy levels going?


  61. Maggie
    Aug 08, 2009 @ 23:22:36

    Hi Becs, those tights are Ahmazing! Well, hope u would settled in soon.

    Have a great weekend! :)

  62. Ilanka
    Aug 09, 2009 @ 03:37:07

    Those leggings are killer!
    x, fashion-nerdic

  63. velo
    Aug 09, 2009 @ 04:43:56

    i love how u make ur tights become more stunning!!!
    i love it love it love it… =D

  64. Marian
    Aug 09, 2009 @ 10:54:18

    becs the teal check shirt and the chained leggings are fab honey,wish you well as you and Melly move!

  65. Nadine
    Aug 09, 2009 @ 12:45:54

    thanks for the comment! love love love your blog!! you have such great style!!!
    will definetly stop by more often!

  66. greenjeans
    Aug 09, 2009 @ 20:59:12

    The shirt is awesome. And the leggings are pretty bad ass. Hope the move wasn’t too traumatic!

  67. GEMA
    Aug 10, 2009 @ 10:58:39

    waaaaaauuuuuuu I love your style! lovely

  68. Shopaholic
    Aug 10, 2009 @ 14:17:22

    Wowza! now that is a pair of leggings you carry them off so amazingly!
    Good luck with the move! x

  69. hanako66
    Aug 10, 2009 @ 16:11:46

    what?! you look AMAZING!!!

  70. Dominique
    Aug 11, 2009 @ 08:59:17

    WOW, those James Lillis Cages are AWESOME.

  71. Kristin
    Aug 11, 2009 @ 18:32:10

    Guess what? You were won of our giveaway winners! Can you email your contact info? Congrats!

  72. Sylvia
    Aug 11, 2009 @ 21:07:23

    The cages are so badass i heart em! The traveling pictures look so fun, it makes me want my vacation to start already! Can’t wait for your upcoming post!

  73. Nubiasnonsense
    Aug 12, 2009 @ 08:28:14

    What cool leggings you look like a stylish badass! I love the color of your top.

  74. yuka
    Aug 12, 2009 @ 10:29:55

    wow that is one amazing legging!!! so jealous you own something so magnificent!

  75. Kate @ Wild Flower
    Aug 12, 2009 @ 23:09:27

    hey great style you have, just been scrolling through your blog and you are really beautiful with such a funky style going on….your vintage boots are frikkin awesome!

  76. Tink
    Aug 13, 2009 @ 00:53:46

    Crazy/hot/ killer look!!

  77. Lauren
    Aug 13, 2009 @ 14:18:43

    Spot on- love it!

  78. fashion roadkill
    Aug 14, 2009 @ 09:43:01

    Wow those cages are amazing!!!


  79. Bella
    Aug 22, 2009 @ 07:35:49

    Damn, those cages are wiiiicked hot. I’ve been stalking them for a while… maybe I hear the callings of yet another DIY.

    You look gorgeously rocker babe. xxx

  80. ash fox
    Aug 25, 2009 @ 06:52:29

    you are so gorgeous. i still can’t get over those cages! your shoe collection is to die for.



  81. EMILIE
    Aug 31, 2009 @ 04:10:46

    Those leggings are amazing!!!!!!!!!

  82. Francheska
    Sep 08, 2009 @ 15:55:28

    THOSE LEGGINGS ARE INCREDIBLE !!!!!!! you look amazing! as always!!!

  83. TaylorSterling
    Sep 08, 2009 @ 21:01:34

    you are adorable. I love the flanel.

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    Aug 14, 2010 @ 16:58:16

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