Sunday, October 1, 2017

Oktoberfest Outfit

Yesterday, we attended the Oktoberfest in Mountain View (local readers: it's also going on today, October 1!), a quite festive and elaborate production. The spirit of the crowd was definitely fun.


I wore the only traditional German blouse I own but paired it with jeans to give it a more modern and "me" feel. 




By the way, I only drank water but had to borrow the beer for the pictures... 

I even translated for a bit for Heinz, the MC, which was fun. 


I can't believe how tall the kid has gotten...


After a stressful month on multiple fronts, it was good to get out and have some fun. 

Questions: Have you ever attended an Oktoberfest celebration? 

Be well,
Andrea

12 comments:

  1. How fun! We may have to go today!

    Mary

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  2. Having serious blouse envy, and pairing it with jeans was perfect! You speak German? How wonderful! (Says a longtime Spanish language student who is beginning to doubt that she will ever achieve fluency!)

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  3. Happy Sunday Andrea!
    this looks so fun! i know there will be some octoberfest events around where we are. My husband is a big beer connosier, me i enjoy wine.. but would still enjoy the atmosphere. LOVe your traditional top and it looks great with jeans.
    enjoy your day!
    jess xx
    www.elegantlydressedandstylish.com

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  4. Looks like so much fun! Friends of us always go to Oberhausen for the October Feste! I hope youre stress time is over now!

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  5. That blouse is so perfect for that event!! You rocked the look, Andrea!!!!
    But I can't believe you didn't have any beer..ha ha!!
    XOXO
    Jodie
    www.jtouchofstyle.com

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  6. Oh what a fun event! It's great you had a traditional top to wear, updated nicely with the jeans. You fitted in perfectly! :) It's wonderful you could translate also. I'd love to speak another language.

    Hope you have had a good weekend! I'm currently enjoying the long weekend as it's a public holiday today in Brisbane :)

    Away From The Blue Blog

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  7. This looks such fun Andrea, thanks for sharing this lovely post and your super outfit. x Jacqui
    www.mummabstylish.com

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  8. What a fun outing - and I love your look! Thanks for linking up, xo

    -Patti
    http://notdeadyetstyle.com

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  9. You look absolutely adorable! And your youngest is a darling! So sorry you've had a stressful month! Hope October is much better!

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  10. Such a fun, festive and perfect look for Oktoberfest! Love the top!

    xx, Elise
    www.sparkleandslippers.blogspot.com

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  11. Love the top. And yes, I lived in Germany for ten years, so I've done a few Octoberfests (here and there).

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  12. No, I've never been, but it does look like fun. I really like this combination of traditional top with casual jeans - it works so well Andrea.

    Have a fab week!
    Anna x

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