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In Bloom {plus giveaway}

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One of the most wonderful things about Spring and Summer is the outdoor parties. Weddings, Showers, Garden Parties… all perfect excuses to wear the perfect summer dress!

Also, the perfect Summer nails!

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Gilded Mint Wraps from Jamberry.

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This ASOS Curve dress was a long shot since ordering it online without being able to try it on and it’s a style that I’ve never tried. Not to mention this was much more form fitting than my usual look but it was well worth the risk!

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Purse from Target.

This dresses crepe fabric, dramatic flare and fabulous pattern make this a total score for outdoor parties!

So who would like this dress for their very own?

In the most ridiculous fashion I some how ordered two of this gorgeous dress so I’m going to share the fabulous style with one lucky reader! This dress is from ASOS Curve collection, is a size 24UK (I’m a 22US).

Contest open to Canadian and American readers only.

How to Enter:

  1. Follow the blog.
  2. Like this post.
  3. Leave a comment.

Easy Peasy Lemon Squeezy!!

Contest closes June 30, 2017.

Not so secret tip: for extra entries check out my social media!

 

online shopping · ootd · Style

100% More Floral

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When life gets a little too hectic and you have zero time to blog, you go on vacation!

I wish I could regale you with stories of wild pool parties, exotic locations and a killer tan but since I already live in on of Canada’s favourite vacation locales I spent a week off just enjoying my town and completely winding down.

It was perfection.

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Day 1 – I already look less stressed, and 100% more floral.

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Another new addition to my look – a Summer update for my hair! I decided for a more pink colour and blunt bangs. Pleased as (pink) punch!

Outfit Details:

Peachy Ribbed tank – Old Navy

Floral Short Kimono – Forever 21+

Denim Capris – Torrid

Blue vegan Flats   – Modcloth

Sunglasses – vintage & broke about 25 minutes later….

online shopping · ootd

The Pink Lady

Since our teen years haven’t we all wanted to be part of The Pink Ladies and wear the coveted satin jacket?

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I’m not going to even dig into my love of Rizzo and pencil skits right now but I did find the perfect satin bomber for myself recently from Charlotte Russe!

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I fell in love with this jacket after having seen much more expensive versions all over lately. I wasn’t ready to commit a lot of funds for this possibly fleeting fashion but this one is available in standard and plus sizes from Charlotte Russe and currently on sale for under $25!!

The Boohoo Coated denim pants from ASOS Curve were another great deal for $30 but there are only a few pairs left now and they are going for $15! Rush to ASOS for this steal but I would suggest sizing up as they were tighter than I expected.

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I’m loving the sunny Spring weather and recently got the pink redone in my hair which always makes me feel wonderful.

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Gorgeous watercolour floral.

 

 

online shopping · ootd · Style

Spring Flowers

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I’ve been ready for Spring sunshine for weeks now! It’s been making random appearances through my office window.

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I honestly can’t remember the last time I went barefoot as opposed to warm socks and Uggs, even indoors! I’m definitely ready to bring out my Spring wardrobe now though.

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I picked this hippie blouse up from the sale rack at H&M because all the detailing was too amazing to pass up! The high collar, the eyelet and the sheer back with large keyhole!!!

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FYI, trying to capture a photo from behind, is the worst.

The jeans were an amazing find from Charlotte Russe which I featured on a previous Shopping Cart post. I paid $12.50 for these beauties!!

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I already know these will end up being well worn throughout the Spring and Summer this year!

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What are you most excited to put on this Spring?

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Winter Floral

Canadian weather gets me down! Snow then rain, ice then rain. I decided today’s outfit post needed to lift my spirits a little bit so it’s a little dressier than my typical working-from-home wear of sweaters and leggings.

 

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It’s not an oversized hoodie and polka dot leggings but I assure you it’s just as comfy!

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When I ordered this blouse from Torrid I was in love with the hi-lo style but wasn’t sure about the overall look and how it might suit me. Now it’s one of those outfits that everyone compliments me on each time I wear it!

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Brighter than my usual black, navy or grey routine I feel feminine and pretty. I pair it with a Forever21 tank for layering in the cold and some high waisted jeggings from there as well.

Wrapping things up I’ve got my go-to everyday jewelry and some Jamberry nail wraps I’ve paired with Sephora polish!

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