Thursday, June 23, 2011

Newport, part II

Newport, part II

Newport was too photogenic to be confined to just one post.

Newport, part II

Newport, part II

Newport, part II

This town is filled with fantastically ornate wrought iron gates. Kind of makes one intrigued to know what lies behind them, which was one of the major reasons we couldn't leave without seeing the Breakers.

Newport, part II

Newport, part II

Newport, part II

Newport, part II

Newport, part II

Newport, part II

We went to the Newport Creamery for breakfast on Sunday before we left, where B and the boys saw Bill Murray the day before. Contrary to what you might think, the "Awful Awful" is actually pretty wonderful.

Newport, part II

The activity sheets were quite creative, featuring such search terms as "Moon Bear" and "Zoo Camp."

Petit Bateau dress
gifted necklace from Lucky Magazine
Anthropologie sweater
Hermès and thrifted bangles
Michael Kors watch
purse from a random boutique
Theory sandals
Ray-Ban Wayfarers

18 comments:

Closet Fashionista said...

First, LOVE your outfit! and second, these photos are so cool! I love all those gates :D :D
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Kitsune-kun said...

LOVELY photos!

The Fancy Teacup said...

I loved visiting all the beautiful mansions when I visited Newport. Your blue cardigan is a dream!

♥, Jamie
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Emily said...

You're such an awesome photographer. I especially love the one of the blue fountain (?) with the ram heads.

Adrianna Traxler said...

Looks really pretty there...love the photos. I love your summer look. I love that its light enough for the very hot weather

LyddieGal said...

I love those gates! and you look so amazing in your LWD!
I haven't been to Newport in years... I'll have to get back sometime soon.

Chic on the Cheap

Chelsea Elizabeth. said...

Wow! These images are so beautiful, I love it all. And I really love your outfit. That sweater goes perfectly with that dress. :)

<3Chelsea Elizabeth
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raspberry-rouge.com said...

What a gorgeous place! You look fab! Happy friday! XO Rebecca

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Dylana Suarez said...

Wow! This place looks beautiful!

And you fit in perfectly!

xoxo,

colormenana.blogspot.com

Sing said...

Great shots. Diggin that sweater too, gorg.

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Jill said...

AHH Awful Awfuls! I haven't had one in a few years...perhaps I should make those a priority on my next trip home. And so funny that Bill Murray was hanging out there!

Your sweater is fantastic. The pattern is so classic, it really does fit right in with the Newport scenery.

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Beth Ellen said...

I love your pictures of Newport! I used to go every summer as a kid, but haven't been back since I was 16 or so... Did you have a root beer float at the Creamery? It's one of my best memories of my childhood. Soooo delicious there, and the mansions were always amazing!

Huda said...

New England States are almost a version of old Europe. Never been to Newport, RI, but it sure looks like an amazing vacation spot.

kayemkay said...

Thanks for your kind words!

I agree with the above comments; your photos are incredible.

Those light posts with the faces are beautiful, yet creepily realistic.

Thanks again.
xoxo,
Kasey

Amy said...

What a beautiful, beautiful place. I love these photos, and especially how well your outfit compliments the city! It looks like you had a great time.

Cheers, E! Have a great weekend.

Zaina said...

Love your outfit!!!

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His and Hers said...

beautiful pictures! looks like you had a wonderful trip!

tasty moog said...

newport creamery! i spent many a weekend in high school going there for mint chocolate chip awful awfuls. yum. :)