Posts Tagged: mint green dress

Dressed for: Saturation

Already Pretty outfit featuring Smythe blazer, mint green dress, studded bib necklace, JustFab metallic flats

Blazer – Smythe, thrifted – same shapesimilar (budget)
Dress – eShakti
Bracelets – courtesy Silver Speck and thrifted
Necklace – art fair I think – similar look
Earrings – courtesy Silver Speck
Flats – courtesy JustFab

I’m still surprised to be enjoying dusty, pale pastels – a family of colors I loathed for ages – but saturated versions of those same shades have appealed to me for much longer. This bold pink and mint green no longer truly qualify, but I still think of them as pastel-esque. Secretly. In my mind. read more

Dressed for: Almost Myself

Already Pretty outfit featuring collarless tweed blazer, white tee, black cropped ponte pants, black pumps, rhinestone brooches, Rebecca Minkoff MAB mini

Blazer – thrifted – similar
Tee – Amber Sun via Nordstrom
Pants – Jackie Ankle Pants courtesy Karen Kane
Belt – thrifted – similar
Pumps, Etienne Aigner via Ideeli – similar
Bag – Rebecca Minkoff Studded Mab Mini – via eBay
Brooches – thrifted – more rhinestone brooches
Earrings – Old Navy (no longer available) – similar

I wore this to a preview event of the new Lily + Violet boutique in the Linden Hills neighborhood of Minneapolis, which I attended with the lovely Sarah Von. I’ve felt pretty schlubby at the past few events I’ve attended, so I wanted a more polished look for this one. I seldom tuck shirts into my pants and haven’t hauled out my brooches in ages, so it felt fun to dress up as someone who looked a lot like me, but with a few newish twists. read more