via ClosetConfections

{Zara Dress, Miu Miu Ankle Boots (similar here and lower cost option  here), Chloe Sunglasses c/o Ideeli (lower cost option here), Imported Cltuch via eBay (tons of auctions here, or splurge on the real deal here), Bulova Watch, Henri Bendel, Forever 21 & Street Vendor Bracelets, Handcrafted Rings from a trip to Nicaragua}

Sometimes I like to pretend that I can still hang out all night and
not pay for it the next morning.  It’s time like those that I’m
painfully reminded that my days of being a night owl are loooong over. 
I’m not sure what possessed me to see a late showing of The Artist last Saturday and then try to top the night off with dinner and drinks at Dos Caminos
By the time I hobbled into a cab a little after midnight, I was
completely ready to turn into a pumpkin (my cute way of saying that I
was dead tired and looked the part!).

In any case, you don’t want to see the pics from that actual evening
(trust me).  So instead, here’s me all bright-eyed and bushy-tailed
(after waking up at the crack of noon on Sunday) wearing the exact same

I’m a career gal, living in NYC while attempting to climb the corporate ladder one fashionable footstep at a time. I
always dreamed of a glamorous job in the fashion industry, but
instead I became a technology geek and now spend most of my days
talking bits and bytes with IT Directors. Even though khakis and polos
are the standard uniform within my industry, I prefer dresses and
high heels.
The only fashion rules I follow are to have fun and
keep it classy… everything else is fair game! I look forward to
sharing both my on- and off-duty looks with the Curly Nikki community
each week. I am literally ALL OVER the web, and you can connect with
me via Twitter, Facebook, Tumblr, YouTube, and Pinterest.