Here are the first two items I bought when trying for a more casual look, rather than the office/dressy style I was buying when I began dressing again in 2007.
Manufacturer/line/store: Piper Blue (Kmart)
Date: November 2008
Denim skirt ~
Manufacturer/line/store: Merona (Target)
Date: August 2008
Accessories are pink bow, black-and-white jewelry, white belt, and pink pumps (previously catalogued). It's hot and humid here today, so I went bare-legged.
And here's a portrait:
More pics on Flickr; two more outifts today; and you still have a few hours to vote in the poll (details here)!