Thursday, September 24, 2009

Birthday!



My birthday was on September 15th and I'm just now getting around to posting about it! It's still September, so I still count it as my birthday. Where are my cupcakes?


Kim flew in the night before my birthday; she's going to be living with Bobby and me for a few months. We woke up early and went to Bryant Park. Kim ate up all of the attention - the minute you walk in the tent, everyone wants to take your photo and interview you. Personally, I really enjoy all of the free stuff. Free mochas and diet cokes? That's my dream! p.s. She actually described her personal style (in an interview) as "colorful, girly, tacky." So funny!



The show was full of understated, very wearable clothing. My favorite pieces were toward the beginning.




Please excuse my messy hair and my extremely rumpled cummerbund and skirt...I have a severe tendency to run late in the mornings and slouch when I'm sitting. I need to work on those things.



One of us always ruins the picture with a silly face! These were the best of the bunch...sad.





Bobby came and met us after the show. He brought me a pretty little rose. What a guy!



The three of us were interviewed on NBC right after this amazing gentleman. Kim found her wardrobe soul mate.


After a day in the city, we headed to Brooklyn Fish Camp. Bobby arranged a surprise dinner with some of my close friends! He also got me a delicious red velvet cake. Did you know I just turned 12?

-Keiko Lynn
p.s. My outfit details: vintage double breasted blazer (get used to seeing me in blazers...this weird summer/fall transition is confusing my wardrobe), thrifted silk camisole, vintage cummerbund, Postlapsaria skirt, Target tights and ModCloth shoes.

55 comments:

  1. Happy birthday for the 15th, Keiko! :) I hope the year ahead is a happy and peaceful one filled only with good things for you, Bobby and the lovely animals. And you look gorgeous in these pictures.

    Andrea xx

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  2. Happy belated birthday! :D

    Love your skirt, by the way! It's so amazing!

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  3. Happy belated birthday to you! I love the saturated and electric colors you're wearing! Beautiful!

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  4. happy belated birthday to you! Birthday months are the best :o) and that electric blue blouse is simply gorgeous!

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  5. Happy Birfday! I love the blue and green combo, and the skirt is adorable.

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  6. I love the dress it is so pretty + colorful. The rose looks beautiful in the shots :)

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  7. aw, happy birthday dude! you look especially cute in that outfit! i'm gonna have to start putting together some looks inspired by you!

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  8. Happy Belated! we`re both virgo babies :) I love your outfit, reminds me of snow white for some reason! you and bobby are the cutest couple!

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  9. happy birthday for the 15th :)
    ive been very sneaky & reading all of your posts without commenting, but i just want you to know that your style is truly inspirational. i love this blog.

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  10. Awww happy beltaed birthday! It looks like you had a good one :)
    I love your outfit and Kim's hair!
    Ahhaha that's great, i would love someone to give me a birthday cake with the number 12 on it :D

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  11. Happy Birthday! May the upcoming year bring with it lots of silly, lovely, awe-inspiring, ridiculous and fun adventures!

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  12. What a gorgeous birthday outfit! It looks like you had a wonderful day :)

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  13. HAPPY BIRTHDAY!!!!! I love that skirt!!

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  14. Happy Birthday!! Hope you had a great one!!

    I love your outfit in this post! You look so adorable as always. Love, Love, Love it!!!

    :)
    Amy
    thebargainhunterextraordinaire.blogspot.com

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  15. Happy be-lated birthday!!!! you're so lucky you got to spend your birthday at fashion week :) :)

    My inquiring and jealous (i have always wanted to attend even just 1 show) mind is curious as to how you got invited to fashion week? is there somewhere to apply for an invite? in other words what do i need to do to get invited next year hahaha :)

    Cara

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  16. Happy Birthday! Love the dress from the post!

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  17. gorgeous! your skirt is very nice :)
    and not to forget: congratulations!
    xx

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  18. Hi Keiko!

    I just wanted to let you know that I featured you on my blog today! Happy birthday!

    -Jillian

    http://www.jillianisinlove.blogspot.com

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  19. Cara,

    I received all of my invitations either through my blog or my clothing line. One of the sponsors of Fashion Week, Chambord, extended a couple of invitations while the others were direct. I did miss a few shows, though. Next time I'm going to be more organized.

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  20. Gorgeous photographs! Love it.
    & Happy Birthday !!

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  21. You & I share the same birthday! :] I hope it was an excellent one.

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  22. It all looks amazing! You look so lovely! LOve your skirt!

    colormenana.blogspot.com

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  23. Happy late 12th birthday! You look so mature for your 12 years!

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  24. Bon anniversaire ! (late, but not soo late). Love your outfit !

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  25. These are so lovely! I love your outfit, and your friend looks so fun!! And aww jealous of you being able to go to Bryant Park!! And your boyfriend is too adorable.

    PS HAPPY BIRTHDAY!

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  26. Happy belated birthday!

    I really like the camisole. It's very vibrant and has beautiful detailing.

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  27. Happy Belated Birthday! Your outfit is great and you look perfectly neat. I hoped you had a lot of fun. :}

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  28. Happy belated birthday! I love love your outfit - the colours are so pretty together.

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  29. Your blog, your looks and photos are really great! I am following!
    Sorry for the bad english, I'm still learning!
    kisses

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  30. Happy birthday Keiko!!!!
    Léia (Brasil/Italia)

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  31. hi i was wondering, what camera do you use for your pictures? they look great! and happy birthday ^_^

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  32. I loved reading this post - what a great day! And Happy Belated Birthday! Love love love your outfit too.

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  33. Happy birthday!
    I'm amazed by how wonderful you look in every photo :)

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  34. Happy Belated! Great shots!

    That man in the orange suit seems like such a dear!

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  35. Keiko, I have faithfully followed your blog for a few years! i love seeing life through your eyes!

    PLEASE PLEASE PLEASE tell me what kind of hair color you use.....shade, etc? I have a similar burnish auburn color but your shade is the stuff of dreams. PLEASE!

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  36. Happy Birthday, dear!
    Love your outfits, you always make me happy to see the bright, beautiful colours! the navy blazer is a great touch for fall!

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  37. great outfit, and lovely photos
    oh, and, happy birthday! ^^

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  38. happy belated birthday ! you had so much fun ! great look . so in love with your outfit :)

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  39. happy birthday!! you look so gorgeous for your big day. i am going to have to search postlapsaria for that skirt- i adore the shape of it and the color is my favorite. i also love the blue cami you paired with it. ~joelle

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  40. I hope you had a great birthday! That shade of blue looks amazing on you!

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  41. Ula - I use a box dye (this is where everyone boos and hisses at me) from Clairol Perfect 10. It's called medium auburn, I think.


    Joelle - the skirt I'm wearing is a sample I made the night before. I'll have more in the near future! I just ordered more of the fabric in other colors.

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  42. Keiko- You are the best. Thank you!!!

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  43. what an adorable birthday outfit! happy bday too!!!

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  44. I have the dress Kim is wearing! It was $10 on the urban outfitters clearance rack :o I have yet to wear it.... maybe now I will!

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  45. J'aime vraiment ton blog et ton style. Tu es superbe.

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  46. September 15th is my birthday too! I just bought the Keiko Lynn dress on ModCloth and now I can hardly keep myself from going through your whole blog! You are oh-so-lovely.

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