I Got The Job!

Happy Monday, Friends! Remember how I was interviewing last Wednesday? Well, I got the job! I will be doing social media for a variety of beauty/fragrance brands. I could not be more excited! And I start today! Wish me luck. :)

When interviewing, I like to keep it simple — notice my lack of jewelry and cream/black color palette. But I think it’s important to show some personality — bow belt, leopard bangle, two bangles! For me, heels are a must. You need to be wearing something that a) you are comfortable in, and b) makes you feel confident!

Forever 21 Dress (similar here, here, and here) / Milly Satin Bow Belt (similar) / Zara Heels (similar) / Sam Edelman Flats / Marc By Marc Jacobs Tote (crushing on the cream color!) / Prada Sunglasses / Sequin Bangles one & two (The leopard bangle also comes in skinny and medium sizes!)

You can find similar dress/belt combinations here for $39 and here for $200.

There were a lot of comments on Instagram about my belt. Since the only satin bow belt I could find was $500, I’ve rounded up some other black bow belts for you!

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21 Comments

  1. 7.30.12
    Nicole G commented:

    Congratulations on the new job!!! It’s always a frustrating process, finding a new one! Love your outfit! So simple and classy, yet lots of personality with the heels, bracelets, and bow belt! The cream color would transition great into fall too with black tights! I am so ready for fall! These 100+ degree temps all month are torture :)

  2. 7.30.12
    Courtney Wyse commented:

    love this outfit, you look awesome!

  3. 7.30.12
    Meredith commented:

    Congratulations on the new job! Sounds like it will be great!

  4. 7.30.12
    Maja commented:

    Congratulations on the job!
    You look fantastic! I love this whole outfit from head to toe!

    Maja – clotheskinksandcurls.blogspot.ca

  5. 7.30.12

    congrats on the job!! and this look is so classic and timeless – love it! xo

    http://allthingsprettyandlittle.blogspot.com/

  6. 7.30.12
    Sam commented:

    Congrats! Sounds like an amazing opportunity! And love that outfit :)

  7. 7.30.12
    Sarah commented:

    Congrats on the new job!! Looking forward to seeing how your first day goes :) Oh, and love your interview outfit (of course)!

    Sarah
    smalltowncatwalk.blogspot.ca

  8. 7.30.12
    Rachel commented:

    Congrats on the job! Sounds like so much fun! And I love this dress and your bow belt, perfect and simple! :)

    xoxo,
    Rachel

  9. 7.30.12
    Lindsay commented:

    Yay, congrats on the new job! Of course you got the job…you were well dressed-haha!

    Lindsay @
    LindsayJEveryday.blogspot.com

  10. 7.30.12
    Erin commented:

    Congrats! I love how this outfit is professional, but chic and interesting!

    -Erin-
    http://onetwosummer.blogspot.com/

  11. 7.30.12
    Macey commented:

    Such a great interview outfit! Congrats on the new job girl!

    Macey
    laidbackdays.blogspot.ca

  12. 7.30.12
    Tarin commented:

    Congrats and I love the outfit!

  13. 7.30.12
    Nnenna commented:

    So exciting- congratulations on getting the job! Also, I love your bow belt! :)

  14. 7.30.12
    Tracy commented:

    Congrats! Super exciting and you look Ah-mazing!

  15. 7.30.12
    Zhanna commented:

    Congratulations on the new job! I am so excited for you I know how frusturating the process is ecspecially that I will be going through it soon! By the way I LOVE your belt!

    xo,
    Zhanna

  16. 7.30.12
    Alexa commented:

    I just came across your blog and have bookmarked your page as a favorite. I’m reading your latest post and you are standing in front of my old duplex! East 11th and B! How random is that? Good luck with the new job! I look forward to keep up with more of your fashion forward style. :)

  17. 7.30.12
    Emma commented:

    congrats on the job..it sounds amazing!! so jealous! i’m looking for something similar, but it’s hard to find. good luck..hope it was a fun first day :)

  18. 7.31.12
    Minela commented:

    I love this outfit!!! I don’t think I’d wear such a short dress to an interview but I’m sure its ok if you work in media. I’m still sooooo jealous about those shoes. :(

  19. 7.31.12

    Yayyyy – congrats on the job!!! :)

    xo
    Kristin
    http://www.LivingInColorPrint.com

  20. 7.31.12
    Emily commented:

    Congratulations!! What an exciting opportunity, and just adore your interview look! xo

  21. 7.31.12
    Kaitlin commented:

    That’s so awesome! Congratulations!!!