Wednesday, March 21, 2012

Mint Julep


Today I was teaching Brian to use my SLR. We had it on full auto really, but he's getting the hang of it. We both had the day off today and wandered around as it was 80 degrees yet again!





After today, I kind of love this dress. I think it must have been an old, 70s bridesmaid's dress at one point. It used to be a maxi dress but I hemmed it to a mini because the maxi just looked outdated on it. See the transformation I did last summer here. Much more sassy short, right? It's also my favorite fabric - polyester! (No, seriously!)




There are all these flowering trees all over our neighborhood and I liked the gentle, subdued contrast of them compared to the dress. Still breaking in my Franco Sarto platform shoes. I did end up wearing some shorts underneath this dress. It was quite windy and I didn't want to take any chances!

Not sure what I'm laughing about here, but you can really see my thread-art earrings I bought at a little shop in Milford, CT last summer too. The plastic mod rainbow rings are something I always wear.




I have some fun and quirky ideas for more photos tomorrow, so stay tuned!


Dress: Re-vamped vintage
Shoes: Franco Sarto
Earrings: Neighborhood shop in Milford Center  - Milford, CT

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