3.29.2013

Friday Five

Happy Friday, ladies & gents!
{insert silly Happy Friday dance here}
I am so glad it is finally the weekend. I opted to take off Monday instead of Friday, so I am looking forward to a long holiday weekend! I can't wait to sleep in, relax, and celebrate the holiday with family. Do you have any big plans?

{one}
I love Easter. Any holiday that involves bunnies, pastels, and signs of spring is good to me! Last year my step-dad forgot to get me an Easter basket and I miiight have had an Easter meltdown. Needless to say, he texted me last night informing me that the Easter bunny DEFINITELY would not be forgetting me this year. I better still be getting an Easter basket full of Peeps, Reese's eggs, and other fun stuff! (someone please tell me I'm not alone in still wanting an Easter basket?!?)



{two}
Mint has become my new obsession. I liked it a lot last spring and summer, but this year I have fallen head over heels in love with it. Borderline obsession, really. So, when I saw Petal updating their website with a ton of awesome mint items I died. (well, almost....I'm still here.)  They graciously sent me the first mint bow dress and I am in l-o-v-e. Can the weather please cooperate with my need for spring so I can wear this beauty? P.S. Isn't their model, Chelsey, the cutest?!

 one // two (I have this in coral and it's amazing) // three // four // five
one // two // three

{three}
Earlier this week Last Call Neiman Marcus had their Jack Rogers on sale. You better believe that as soon as I got the email I scooped up a pair. They were 40% off....can't beat that! I got this pewter pair. I think they will pair well with my outfits this summer!

{four}
This has been one of the busiest weeks work wise for me. With the holiday coming up and me being off on Monday I have been absolutely slammed. My parent's (and owners of the company I work for) are going out of the country for ten days, which pretty much means I will be doing 3x my work & running the company during that time. Add in stress, being overwhelmed, and exhausted and it is NOT a pretty sight. at all. Needless to say I have been (and will be) relying on Starbucks to keep me chugging right along!



{five}
I'm joining {long distance loving} once again for Friday Fancies! This week is all about pastels, which I love! This Tibi dress caught my eye as soon as I saw it in stores. The possibilities with this pastel number are endless. I paired it with the Charlotte Street Sloan Kate Spade bag to bring out the pink. I styled it with gold accessories and Jack Rogers for a more casual look!

pastel pretties


12 comments:

  1. No, you are definitely not the only one excited for an Easter basket hehe :) I can't wait to get mine and give my mom hers! I am dying over all of the pastels right now. That tibi dress is just darling and I love the KS bag!

    -Rachel
    www.apreppystateofmind.blogspot.com

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  2. Girl I am so with you in Easter basket thing. Now that my parents live on your side of the country my BF mom has picked up the slack and I cant say I am disappointed about it :)
    Mint... YES PLEASE I cant wait to see how you style your pretty mint bow dress!

    Happy Easter

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  3. We still get Easter baskets in our family since none of us kids have any kiddos ourselves. I love Rachel's idea of getting her mom one...I need to get on that because she would be so surprised! I'm also loving the mint this season and for a girl that doesn't stray far from black/white/grey usually only with shades of pink that's a huge step! The cold better step aside so we can stop covering up!!

    Heather (My Little HEA)
    www.mylittlehea.com

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  4. The husband and I still make Easter Baskets for each other. I didn't know about that Last Call Neimans! I will have to book mark it or sign up for emails. Whatever lets me knows when Jacks are on sale!

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  5. I love mint, and all those dresses are so pretty! I love the one with the bow on the front!

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  6. Love the last dress and second top you posted! The bow detail is gorgeous and I love the lace on that shirt.

    SHF
    thechroniclesofs.blogspot.com

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  7. I love all the mint options you showed. My favorite is the lace top in the bottom middle! I just purchased a mint button up from Express and I'm obsessed :)

    www.corporategirlstyle.blogspot.com

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  8. Ahhh so many things I love on this page... especially the necklace you are wearing!

    Happy Easter!

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  9. I got so mad last year when my parents didn't get me an easter basket!!! haha. They better have one for me this year. And I feel you about being stressed.. work is insane for me too. I think I'm going to live off of frappuccinos this week :)

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  10. I got the bow back dress on the far right side for a wedding this past weekend! It was perfect! Love all of those mint beauties!

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  11. I love last call neuman marcus!! they ALWAYS have great finds!! I totally made my hubby get me a Easter basket!!
    new follwer
    XO

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  12. I love that 'Daisy' necklace you're wearing. Any hint on where you got it?!?

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