I promise I’m not posting this as a cop-out. It wasn’t a case of, ‘gee, I’m tired, so I guess I’ll post the only outfit picture I have.’ It’s more a case of, help me style this top! The top in question:

And here’s the outfit I came up with:

It’s. . . fine, right? But that’s all. It’s just fine. Nothing to write home (or blog) about. But the top is cute, no? So what’s the answer? How do I style the top in a way that’s cute and original, but doesn’t upstage itself? Suggestions, blogosphere? Don’t let me languish in mediocrity!