New York Effing City

by Jessica Sturdy on March 27, 2013

New York Friggen City. I wanted to get Hallie a cheeky little “Welcome to New York” gift and stumbled across this tee. Obviously had to get one for myself, too! ;)

A bit more R-rated than my last New York City tee, no?

PS – How shocked are you that I’m wearing black & white?! This classic combo has been on repeat lately – one / two / three / four

Graphic Tee / gifted Karen Kane Jacket / AG White Denim / Zara Sandals (last year, updated version here) / gifted Milly Clutch (on sale!) / Marc By Marc Jacobs Watch (similar options here & here) / Sequin Leopard Bangle / Zara Necklace (best $30 I’ve spent in a long time!)

PS – Linked up this look to BDIB!

Photos: Lydia Hudgens

Now, head over to corals + cognacs to see how Hallie styled her tee! It’s kind of like we switched styles.. She’s in sequins and I’m rocking a more edgy look!

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Rachelle March 27, 2013 at 7:41 am

Oh my God I love this tee. Awesome look and you dressed It up well with this nice jacket.

Giveaway on the blog
xo
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Morganvsmorgan March 27, 2013 at 8:10 am

I love this – you look so cute in the first photo! Haha, I like that you have it obscured by the blazer. … gotta have a way to cover it when you walk past kids I guess ;)

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Rachel March 27, 2013 at 8:12 am

haha what a fun shirt! Love the striped blazer, too!

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Ashley March 27, 2013 at 8:37 am

Ha! I love this! You always look so prim and proper but little did we know ;)

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Emily March 27, 2013 at 9:34 am

I looove that black Marc Jacobs watch!! Too bad it’s sold out on the website. And that NYC shirt looks awesome tied into the whole outfit. Love it!

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Jessica Sturdy March 27, 2013 at 9:43 am

Just updated the links above! :)

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Alissa March 27, 2013 at 9:35 am

Oh my god that top is freaking fantastic! I LOVE the contrast of the top with the super classic outfit. Totally ladylike with a surprise!

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Preppy Panache March 27, 2013 at 9:36 am

Hahaha LOVE the tee :)

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Olivia March 27, 2013 at 9:48 am

I’m OBSESSED with your NY tee! I have a pair of AG white jeans too, and they might be the most comfortable things ever!

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Alison March 27, 2013 at 10:08 am

This is too cute…I love that first photo!!

XO, Alison
http://www.ChainStrapPurse.com

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Amber - Real Girl Glam March 27, 2013 at 10:13 am

This tee- LOVE IT! It’s perfection paired with the white jeans & jacket!

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Kodi March 27, 2013 at 10:19 am

I so love this t shirt — though I don’t think I’d ever have an appropriate place to wear it! I spend too much time in places where children could see me. Pajama shirt perhaps?
grey et al

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Rachel March 27, 2013 at 10:24 am

Haha, I love it! Great striped blazer too :)

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Lauren March 27, 2013 at 10:27 am

Hahaha this made me laugh out loud. Anyone who has lived in NYC knows that you either say the effing with admiration or disdain! Either way, it’s a cool city and a really cool tshirt! Great find!

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pretty little things March 27, 2013 at 10:28 am
Marissa March 27, 2013 at 10:36 am

Haha, you two just crack me up! A visit to the city for me is in order soon so we can have some major girl play time :) I love the B+W combos as of late — thank goodness it’s a huge trend since half of closet is this classic combo!!

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christin March 27, 2013 at 10:46 am

just say it. just say fuck. DOOOO IITTTTT. lol. i need to wear my offensive tee in a blog post soon. okay, it’s not THAT offensive.

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jenn~the stylish housewife March 27, 2013 at 10:49 am

gaaahhhhhh….i want that tee! just thinking of how i could wear it with a toddler learning his letters. that’s all i need is for him to spell out F-U-C-K. lol! but i still want it!

xoxo, jenn
the stylish housewife

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amy March 27, 2013 at 10:56 am

haha, Ive been seeing a lot of R rated tees like this and was a bit hesitant, but you sitll look adorable/classy with it on, so maybe Ill reconsider!

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Kayla March 27, 2013 at 11:25 am

Haha! I love your reaction in the first pic! Such a cute look! Awesome tee! : ) : )

Kayla
http://www.lovelucygirl.com

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Agi March 27, 2013 at 11:51 am

Love this shirt. It’s perfect!!! Don’t forget about my link up tomorrow. HOpe you can join me.

Agi:)

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Rose March 27, 2013 at 11:53 am

LOVE this! I am all about state/city/location tees lately but in fun ways (I just order a Home T…of Iowa, duh).

xx
Rose
Blonde in this City

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Jessica Sturdy March 27, 2013 at 11:58 am

I need to order a Home T, too! Love that some of the proceeds go to supporting MS!

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viv March 27, 2013 at 12:03 pm

I LOVE that tee!!! I think I’m getting it… like now.

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Hitha | Hitha On The Go March 27, 2013 at 12:12 pm

We must be sharing a brain – I blogged my favorite graphic t-shirts today too!

So bummed we weren’t able to meet up yesterday. Let’s hang out soon!

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Nicole Chiarella March 27, 2013 at 12:18 pm

I love this top! This is actually the second time I saw this phrase on a t-shirt this week – talk about a coincidence!

xo Nicole
http://petuniasandpeonies.blogspot.com

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Chelsea March 27, 2013 at 12:36 pm

OBSESSED with this cute NY tee. So much edgier than the classic “I heart NY” version! You look adorable and I’m loving that pretty striped blazer. Hope you’re having a blast!

xoxo,
Chelsea & The City

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Jennine March 27, 2013 at 12:57 pm

Great top! It’s so much fun, and love how you styled it with the blazer. Perfection.

http://eatsleepdenim.com

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Trendy Mondays March 27, 2013 at 1:13 pm
Alyssa March 27, 2013 at 2:05 pm

First of all, I’m pretty sure I need that tee–it will cement my status as a newly-minted New Yorker, right? Second: OBSESSING over that Karen Kane jacket. Love, love, love.

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Erika March 27, 2013 at 3:04 pm

omg, i love this. ahhh lydia takes the perfect picture. wish i could have her too!

xo,
e

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Andrea March 27, 2013 at 4:06 pm

This is one of my favorite outfits you’ve posted! Love the NYC t-shirt! You can never go wrong with B+W :)

xoxo,
Andrea

http://www.andreaeveryday.com

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Lara March 27, 2013 at 4:16 pm

Such a cute shirt! Def a little R-rated, lol. But adorable none the less :)

xox Lara http://www.weheartbeautyblog.com

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Stylelista March 27, 2013 at 4:17 pm

absolutely love this entire outfit!!
xo stylelista
http://www.stylelistaconfessions.com

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Lexi @ Glitter, Inc. March 27, 2013 at 4:23 pm

You are too cute and I LOVE that top!

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Ellen March 27, 2013 at 4:44 pm

You look ADORABLE in that top picture!

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Ellen March 27, 2013 at 4:44 pm

And I love the necklace

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Andi March 27, 2013 at 5:05 pm

LOVE this tee! Actually loving every single thing in this look! So cute!

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Tara March 27, 2013 at 5:37 pm

If I were not a teacher, I would so wear this shirt…love it!

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Jaclyn March 27, 2013 at 6:26 pm

Hahaha! Great tshirt! Great outfit. I should really break out my white pants again!

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AJ March 27, 2013 at 6:56 pm

F*ing Amazing shirt ;-)

-AJ
FitTravelerAJ.blogspot.com

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Chioma March 27, 2013 at 8:14 pm

fun look! love your blazer :)

~Chioma
C’s Evolution of Style

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Sabrina March 27, 2013 at 8:43 pm

Loved the fact that you both wore the same t-shirt but pulled off very different looks with it! It’s great!

Your hair always looks fantastic, btw!
xo
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Stephanie (Glam Slam!) March 27, 2013 at 8:59 pm

That tee is ridiculously awesome!! I love how you’ve styled it! And…no shame in wearing black and white so much; not only is it a chic combo and waaaay on trend, but it’s also just freakin’ awesome! <3 it!

xo, Stephanie :)
http://glamslamblog.com

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Alexa March 27, 2013 at 11:38 pm

In loveeee with this top and the rest of the outfit! I need to get myself one!

XOXO,
Alexa
apstonee.blogspot.com

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Leanne March 28, 2013 at 1:06 am

Super cute. I love how you’ve styled a t-shirt!! It still looks so polished on you.

Love from South Africa

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Kaitlin March 28, 2013 at 2:02 am

Cheeky! I like it :)

Your hair looks great here, I’d love to see you do a tutorial on styling your hair like this.

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Stacey March 28, 2013 at 9:44 am

Haha love this!! I love this jacket!

xoxo
Stacey

Five Minute Style 

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Adrienne March 28, 2013 at 12:17 pm

So fun!! You are adorable! I always love a good black and white combo, can’t really go wrong! Looking forward to following you on bloglovin :-)
Adrienne

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AJ March 28, 2013 at 12:31 pm

I. love. this. tee.

And the look all together, but the tee is cracking me up.

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Fashion Confessions of a Mommy March 28, 2013 at 1:21 pm

Love the tee and the combo. You look gorgeous.
I couldn’t wear the tee with the kids but love it.
Visiting from BDIB.
Daphne.

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allison March 28, 2013 at 5:19 pm

i just went and ordered this tee – LOVE!

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Shaun Wolchinsky March 28, 2013 at 7:40 pm

Cheeky yes, Fun – Heck yah! Love the combo, wear it with pride.

–SW
http://www.beautybysw.blogspot.com

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Kacie's Kloset March 28, 2013 at 8:13 pm

The first pic of you is so cute! Love how you dressed up the tee!

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Hermy March 29, 2013 at 12:13 pm

Love how you wear a T-shirt that’s so casual in such a fashionable way.

-Hermy
Leilahslipstick.blogspot.com

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Arteresa Lynn March 29, 2013 at 2:39 pm

Love your shirt…you’re too adorable.

ArteresaLynn.com

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M + K March 29, 2013 at 8:57 pm

That blazer and necklace! One of our favourite looks by far

http://www.mkstyleramblings.blogspot.com.au

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Brittany March 31, 2013 at 3:47 pm

This tee is too cute! I definitely want to order one :) Do they run true to size?

Brittany – The Subtle Statement
http://thesubtlestatement.com

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Jessica Sturdy March 31, 2013 at 10:16 pm

I bought a medium because I didn’t want it to be tight! I’d say they run a tad bit small. :)

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sarah April 2, 2013 at 1:05 pm

WHITE TRASH.

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Terry Kim April 3, 2013 at 12:16 am

I’ve been debating on whether or not I need a black and white striped blazer for a while now…I definitely need one!! T-shirt and blazer combo is perfect. Great outfit!

-Terry
http://www.terrydunakim.blogspot.com
Love Me to Pieces

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Bree April 4, 2013 at 1:17 am

Love that blazer with the white pants, plus that shirt is super cute!

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Kristina April 5, 2013 at 4:06 pm

I’m DYING over that tee. Hilarious!! Great look, girl.

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TRENDSURVIVOR April 14, 2013 at 3:53 pm

You both rocked the t-shirt. I love both looks!
See you in my blog, maybe.
xxx
Nina
http://trendsurvivor.com/

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Lisa October 2, 2013 at 10:28 am

How do you style your hair like this??? Love the waves. And the whole outfit :)

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Katie Albury April 11, 2014 at 1:33 pm

Haha brilliant, that shirt is hilarious!
Katie x
http://www.missenchanting.co.uk/

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