Disclosure: I am part of the Verizon Voices Style Program and have been provided with a Samsung Galaxy Camera and 6 months of Service. All photos in this post were taken with the device.
This outfit reminds me of a yogurt parfait. We’ve got the raspberry, the strawberry, the blueberry, and even a little yogurt. But not greek yogurt, cuz that stuff is nasty. Blech! Another trendy health food I have found myself to be staunchly opposed to…? Coconut water. Oh dear heavens. Someone remove it from the planet. I mean, I definitely think if I was stranded on an island for months, and had run out of fresh rainwater droplets on leaves, then I would go ahead and crack a coconut to sip down some coconut milk. Then and only then. No offense to coconuts. I love Almond Joy. I loathe coconut water. I’ll get my potassium some other way I think.
shirt: thrifted via Savers in Coon Rapids
trousers: marshalls || shop similar here—> splurge, save
red frames: || shop similar here—> splurge, save
bag: thrifted || shop similar here—> megasplurge, save
flats: c/o fit in clouds
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Patrick is currently on a little diatribe about how he can always tell when I’ve been cooking. Besides the fact that there’s only two of us that live here, so process of elimination can usually give him a pretty good idea. Unless Mint has taken up cooking as a hobby. So the major indicators of my cooking spells are apparently that the sea salt is out, there are about 4 pots & pans, 8 dishes, and far too much silverware than necessary to the project. Genius can’t always be clean and tidy. It’s true.
skirt: wet seal
glitter pumps: f21
pink satchel: f21
Linking up with The Pleated Poppy.
This stately church with Grecian-esque columns has become something of a neighborhood destination for me. When I go on a walk with friends or Patrick, we often wind up sitting on these steps. Sometimes when I’m on my own I’ll wind up here too. Growing up a Pride & Prejudice fan, and especially since my trip to Italy, I’ve long admired grand architecture with European influence. So it’s fun to have a little taste of it just a short walk from my house.
A little take-home hint for you with outfit styling… Freshen things up by going a new direction with your color coordination. I tried pairing this goldenrod yellow with navy, cobalt, and red. But I’ve done all that before and the combinations felt a little tired yesterday. So I kept working with colors. Finally the coral necklace stood out to me. I hesitantly reached for it, and was pleased to see how it complemented the hue of the dress. Then I eye-ed up the scarf, which has a bit of coral in it as well and that sealed the deal. Sealed it!
dress: c/o altar’d state
(only $50!) PS- if you have a minute, take a moment to check out Altar’d State! They have a unique mission & vision, not to mention amazing clothing & accessories & such, like this dress!
bag: coach via savers in columbia heights
necklace: charlotte russe
bracelet: jcrew, heartbreaker
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Fashion and Faith suggests that not all Christians are stuffy… and that some of them have shockingly awesome style. This weekly Link-Up is here to serve as a meeting place and inspiration summit. Bloggers who love Jesus and fashion, add your post to the Link-Up! And fashion aficionados of all faith backgrounds, enjoy perusing these blogs for style inspiration!
Here’s how it works:
1. Publish an original outfit post on your blog today & enter the link to that post below.
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Whatever fits you and your blog best.