OOTD – Spring GYPO Style Challenge Day 1

The Get Your Pretty On Style Challenge – Spring 2015 started Monday!!!!  If you are interested in signing up, it’s not too late.  Click on the image below:

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I had quite a bit of work yesterday, so I’ll be posting the Tuesday and Wednesday outfits together later today.  Monday’s outfit challenge tasked us to pair a bright jacket, a grey t-shirt, camo jeans, a long necklace and bright flats.  I’m not a camo type of girl, so I opted for grey jeans instead of the camo jeans, and replaced the jacket with a cardigan since it was SUPER humid and nasty on Monday here in Texas.  The cardigan, in reality, is a soft coral color…not the blaringly orange hue you see in the pictures.  I’ve tried so many camera settings to try and find a solution to the color distortion, but nothing works!!! Continue reading

Pattern Mixing Link-Up with Once Upon a Time and Happily Ever After (my mom) – Floral, Dots and Stripes Part I

This is probably one of the most exciting things I started trying in the last year or so.  Because this is such a big topic, I’m going to divide the post into floral & stripes (this blog) and dots & floral/dots & stripes (future blog post).  The first time I realized I liked pattern on pattern was after I purchased a Harper Bazaar’s Runway Report in 2010.  Continue reading