Thursday, June 28, 2012

I think there's something in the water that turns us into house fraus.

I think there's something in the water that turns us into house fraus.

I think there's something in the water that turns us into house fraus.

I think there's something in the water that turns us into house fraus.

I think there's something in the water that turns us into house fraus.

I think there's something in the water that turns us into house fraus.

I think there's something in the water that turns us into house fraus.

Well this is just one of those weeks, isn't it? All the better to flashback for moment to fond memories of weekends' past. This outfit was for Father's Day dinner with the 'rents at Lyon Hall. Never disappoints.

I found these sunglasses on a recent U St. shopping trip and I'm completely in love. They're nothing special brand-wise, but I like to think they could pass (at a distance) for the Tom Ford Nikitas.

sunglasses from a random boutique on U St. (super-cool vintage pair here)
Zara dress
Michael Kors watch
Lou Lou and Amrita Singh bangles (similar set here)
Proenza Schouler pumps
ASOS clutch
nails in Essie 'mojito madness'

33 comments:

  1. you look gorg in that dress - I love the surprice v shape at the back & it fits you perfectly!


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  2. wow gorgeous dress!!!
    www.xoxotrishelle.blogspot.com

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  3. I literally JUST ordered that dress from Zara this morning. Grab it before it sells out, people!

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  4. What a gorgeous dress--I love the back and the print! And I also love your sunnies!

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  5. Oh wow that dress is so stunning! Beautiful pattern and stunning fit on you! I love that the zip leaves a 'V' on the back - so pretty!

    Daisy Dayz
    Cross-Jones-Photography
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  6. That dress is beautiful times a billion. I love the color and the cut, and the V in the back is a nice, unexpected detail. Looks great on you!

    Sarahsreallife.wordpress.com

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  7. This outfit is perfection! I forgot to mention last time that yes, the shorts you commented on are recent. They're from the runway collection at BCBG.
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  8. oh wow, you look absolutely stunning, i love this!

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  9. That dress is amazing! :)

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  10. You always look so good in ladylike prints. Fantastic glasses. They are a great buy.

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  11. I never do this, but the moment I saw that dress in this post, I clicked over to the Zara website and bought it! The pattern is stunning, and I love the slight v-back.

    Love those sunglasses! I haven't yet worked up the courage to wear cat-eye frames myself, but I always love them on other people.

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  12. Beautiful outfit - I wasn't expecting that V in the back. And also, must say, glad to see you're a) still blogging, and b) that I managed to stumble across your blog again :)

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  13. so obsessed with your heels AND sunglasses!
    theflossylife.com

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  14. Love the floral print dress! Gorgeous colors!

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  15. Love this dress!

    xx
    www.naturally-christina.blogspot.com

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  16. These colors look so pretty on you! Love the print of your dress, such a beautiful outfit.

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  17. Eep! The silhouette of that dress is so perfect! It just makes such a lovely hourglass on your tiny little waist. The pretty flowers on it are so pretty, too! I like how you're wearing it with those heels--so unexpected!

    And I must agree with you about those glasses. They look pretty pricey considering they're not anything too brand fancy. :D

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  18. love love love this dress. the back detail is gorgeous!


    xoxo,
    alicia // river city chic

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  19. What a gorgeous dress. Looks beautiful on you as well.
    Daphne.

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  20. WOW! You look so pretty! I adore this dress!


    xx

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  21. Haha haus fraus :) Does this title have a special meaning?

    Anyway, you look superchic in this outfit. the dress is the perfect piece to throw on and look dazzling - the colours, the print, the interesting backside - all amazing! Lovely with the clutch as pop of hot pink!

    Have a nice weekend!

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  22. Hello!
    I just found you blog!
    I love it!

    I made a blog a couple of months ago!
    I would really appreciate it if you could check it out and follow if you like it!
    Thank you!

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  23. the shape of those sunnies flatters your face in an amazing way! gorgeous
    xx
    Here&Now

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  24. I completely adore all of your wonderful floral prints! So beautiful!

    ~CP

    Enter our cross-body bag giveaway!

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  25. You look so lovely. I've always felt you have the best classic pieces. Even though this dress is printed, the shape and everything else about it is simply stunning and so classic.

    I love floral prints. I could wear them forever.

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  26. That dress is absolutely gorgeous, and I always love when you use that bright pink clutch - so fun!

    Annie
    The Other Side of Gray

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  27. Your Dress is perfect , flowers and colors

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  28. love this outfit!kisses fom Italy

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