Monday, February 27, 2012

Peach and mint florals.

Light blue vintage Levis denim vest via Sifted Vintage, Pastel pink/mint Forever 21 floral dress, Ivory vintage Chanel purse, Ivory c/o Beginning Boutique bold ruler ring, Bracelets: F21, Coach, CC Skye, Brown Urban Outfitters wedges.

I am embracing all pastel colors I can get my hands on for this Spring.  Colors I adore are sorbet/cotton candy shades, like mint, peach, lilac, sky blue, and soft yellow.  Anything from Louis Vuitton's S/S '12 collection has me excited for pastels this Spring.  I know cliche to wear pastels for spring season..and even in a floral pattern, but couldn't help myself.  I was so drawn to this dress when I spotted it at Forever 21.
I think something that will always be signature to my style is my love for mixing edgy and sweet pieces together (creating a great irony) -- ie. this floral dress paired with this amazing vintage Levis denim vest from Sifted Vintage (which I scored as well at the Alameda Point Antiques Faire).  
And a sweet Spring outfit wouldn't be complete without a pair of sandals, but better yet for comfort: sandal wedges from UO.  
I know everyone said the groundhog Phil saw his shadow this year, but the sun nonetheless came out this past weekend!  I hope the beautiful sun is here to stay.
Have an amazing week ahead Beautifuls!  Happy Monday!
♥, Kathleen.
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Dearest Lou said...

Kathleen that dress is absolutely stunning! You always look so dang pretty! Be sure to enter the giveaway I'm hosting on my blog<3 I'd love to see you win!!



Rory said...

that vest is so retro! your so spring-ready! love the pastels ! :)
Be sure to enter my giveaway!!

Nicolette said...

that dress is the cutest! love the colors on you, and how you paired it with the denim vest! those wedges are cute, too!


Yuliya Fashionblog said...

Beautiful pics :)

Anonymous said...

After looking at you now I'm missing spring desperately! Florals and denim make such a sweet combination! Love the Chanel clutch!

Cess O. <3 The Outfit Diaries

Daria said...

loving this outfit, so nice and girly! and I also love to mix sweet pieces and edgy ones

Daria, the Fashionsurf

Shop Sweet Things with Jeanne said...

So darling! Love the jean jacket vest too! xo

Stephanie Hjelmeseth said...

I love the dress! It's so cute and sweet. It really does remind me of orange sherbet. Your whole outfit is adorable, I'm hoping the Berkeley sun is treating you well lol

j3nhow said...

love ur clutch!!! and lovely dress!

xoxo jenna

Unknown said...

Kathleen, you're making me wish for spring and warm weather! Darling outfit!
xo, Alexandra

iammademoiselle said...

Love your outfit!! Your vintage chanel bag is to die for!

Anisa Young said...

Perfect denim vest! BE prepared to share ;) <3 xx

PKelly's Site said...

pretty!! love the look!! :)

Krissy ~ style san san said...

this is so summery! love the denim waistcoat!
Krissy xoxo

eloiselabetise said...

Lovely outfit! Love your dress and your waistcoat! xxx

Oh Sunnie Day said...

I love your dress! Hopefully in another month or two it will be warm enough for me to wear one too!!



Christina C said...

A beautiful color combination with those neutral shoes and clutch. Love how subtle the whole look is!

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Unknown said...

Denim and florals always look beautiful! Lovely dress

Jacquelyn said...

Love the floral dress, super cute! Also lovely paired with the denim vest - I just bought one myself :)


Emma said...

love this so much, so pretty and pastely for spring xo

james said...

super duper Love!! the sunshine is so refreshing! you look so darling, my dear friend <3 hope that this week is treating you well!

miss you,

Kitsune-kun said...

thanks so much! these dress is totally adorable! LOVE the colours, the shape, and the pattern! amazing!

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Estefanía Ainoza said...

Great pictures! I love it!!

Cindy said...

Love the colors on that fantastic F21 dress. This is a really really great outfit, Kathleen. Props.


Amazingly Beautiful by Isa Malago said...

I love your dress and your vest! You look gorgeous

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Amazingly Beautiful by Isa Malago said...

I love your dress and your vest! You look gorgeous

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Gina said...

I love EVERYTHING about this picture! I've been looking for a jean vest/jacket that looks similar.

Izzy said...

the floral dress is so lovely! you pull off the pastels so well, and I love how you mixed it up with the denim vest. great job :)

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