Thursday, February 28, 2013

Zara Wants

I made the mistake of looking at Zara online the other day.  I loved just about everything.  If I had an occasion for such a dress, here is an outfit I would love to wear.

Zara Outfit

Zara lace dress

Zara shoes

Zara handbag

Baublebar jewelry

Baublebar jewelry

Wednesday, February 27, 2013

Pinteresting Wednesday: Dreaming of Spring

I won't go on and on again about how I can't take winter anymore....but really....I can't take it anymore.

I'm ready for spring blossoms and flowers.  I actually took the picture above a few springs ago.  It was the first thing I pinned on Pinterest when I was trying to figure out what pinning to Pinterest was.  I always think I want to put more of my own pictures on the blog, it's a start I guess.

I'm ready to decorate for Easter.  I guess I could go ahead and do that now.  It's depressing how many Easter egg hunts around here still have snow.

I'm ready for fresh asparagus... and Michigan Strawberries!

Source: via Jill on Pinterest

I'm ready to wear shorts and sandals!

Linking up again with The Vintage Apple.

Tuesday, February 26, 2013

Joe Fresh at JCP

Joe Fresh™ Stripe Pocket Dress

JCPenny is really trying to rebrand itself.  They have quite a few new lines in their stores, pearl by georgina chapman of marchesa just launched as well as Joe Fresh.  Joe Fresh is a
Canadian brand and I believe this is the first it is available in stores in the US (ETA - Previously the only place in the US where it was available was New York City.)  I haven't seen it in person yet but I'm loving it online.

Here are some pics from

Joe Fresh™ Voile Shirt or Pull-On Print Skirt

Joe Fresh™ Voile Shirt or Slim-Fit Sateen Pants

 Joe Fresh™ Striped Dress


Friday, February 22, 2013

Friday's Fancies: Red Carpet Ready

This Friday's topic is the red carpet.  I love watching the Oscars and I look forward to the red carpet every year.  Here are some gorgeous dresses from Fall 2013 Fashion Week that I think we have a good chance of seeing on Sunday.  I love all of them!

Linking up with {long distance loving} again this week.

Source: via Jill on Pinterest

Oscar de la Renta

Source: via Jill on Pinterest

Oscar de la Renta

Source: via Jill on Pinterest

J. Mendel

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Thursday, February 21, 2013

What do you think bags?

Last year mint was a very popular color.  I mostly noticed mint jeans (bought some) and other mint clothing (yep, bought a mint cardigan and top).  This year mint has spilled over into accessories (at least more than I noticed last year).  What do you think about mint bags?  Would you carry one?

Mint Bags

Wednesday, February 20, 2013

Pinteresting Wednesday

What I've been pinning lately...

I want look this chic this look.  I also want it to be sunny and warm enough for my bare legs to be out.

Source: via Jill on Pinterest

I love the clean look of this space.  I'd pick up the shoes though.

So cool.

Help me remember this!!!!

Linking up with The Vintage Apple again this week.

Monday, February 18, 2013


I'm a little obsessed with this black dress.  I love a dress that can be sexy without showing too much.

ASOS Sexy Pencil Dress $66.65

Friday, February 15, 2013

Friday's Fancies: Pink and Red

This Friday's Fancies' topic is pink and red.  Perfect for Valentine's Week.  I went for two looks - one a bit dressy and one more casual.

This dressy look is reminiscent of the Giambattista Valli look I blogged about here.  I still love this look and it is an easy one to recreate.  Just add some jewelry and a clutch and you are good to go.

Dressy Look - skirt - top - shoes 

I am loving the gingham shirts from J.Crew.  I would layer a pink gingham button down under a red sweater.  Cute!

Casual Look - button down shirt - sweater - jeans - boots

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