Anniversaries & Family Dinners

Aug 3, 2013

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I'm just popping in for a nano-second as my family waits in the car while I post this, haha. Today is my parent's 25th Anniversary Party (d'aaww) and we're whisking them away to a fancy restaurant in our best attire. I chose this gorgeously retro Folk & Fables dress, and decided to really play on it's 60's vibes by pairing it with some clear cat eye sunglasses and neon sandals. I think this is my favorite summer outfit, by far!

What are some of your favorite summer outfits? I'd love for you to link them in the comments so I can check them out and get inspired :)

PS- if you want to see how I styled this dress last week, click here!

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Now since I have the blue maxi from Folk and Fables and it's a one of a kind piece, I thought I'd show you some other favorites from the vintage shop! Just click the numbers to view the details.

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Shoes- UO ($10 and recent!)
Sunnies- UO

PS- I have a new giveaway up- go and enter to win $40 with Gilded Gypsies! Good luck!
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  1. A lovely combo indeed!!! Lovely colors! Happy anniversary to your parents!

  2. Awe, it's so sweet that your folks have been married so long. My parents are celebrating 35 years together this August, and they are such an inspiration to me! Love your dress!

    Xo, Hannah

  3. Love you in that!!! I love the long length.

  4. Ooooh, those neon yellow sandals! I love the dress too, the teal color is pretttttyyyyyy *_*
    Aha, and awww, happy anniversary to your parents!

    The Dragonfruit Diaries

  5. You are an absolute knockout!! Everything goes so well together and the wrap part is so flattering!

    x Eloise - Jazzlipsandtulips

  6. I love those sandals! The giveaway looks super sweet!!! XO!

    love, polly

    the littlest polly

  7. I just love your colorful - graphic outfit!


  8. linda! amei a combinação da sandalia e o vestido, bem diferentes!!

    beijos, G.

  9. Heya! Thanks for stopping by my blog and leaving your lovely comment. I just found yours and started following you on bloglovin' so I don't miss a post! xx


  10. Love the dress! The print is amazing! Love your sandals as well! Nice look!

    XX Red Sonja

  11. Congratulations with your parents
    25th anniversary!! That is a huge
    milestone c: You look very nice
    in that dress! The sunnies are
    cute as well! Xx

  12. Hey, happy anniversary to your folks :)! I hope you had a great time. You look gorgeous, as always, I'm loving that dress, sunnies and sandals!


  13. That longer length is so perfect on you. I wear longer dresses and look like a grandma. YOU LOOK COOL. JEALOUS.

    I hope your parents enjoy their fancy shmancy restaurant! It's always fun to dress up and eat at nicer places~ like oh, check me out in my awesome attire.

  14. I love this casual outfit :)

    xx, rebecca

  15. That is such a gorgeous dress, I love the colour and print. Love your hair too!

  16. That is a super cool dress! I love the 60s vibes. I always want to dress like the mom from The Wonder Years and this dress reminds me of her. She had the best outfits.

    Congrats to your parents! 25 years is a long time! Mine have been married 39 years! And yes, my dad collects old phone books and a ton of other stuff.

    Since you asked, my favorite summer outfit is this green dress.

    Life of Mabel

  17. I'M STEALING THOSE SANDALS, love them!! And this dress is so lovely, such a great print. Happy Anniversary to your parentals!

  18. Aww... you look so retro. Was there a 60s theme for your parents' anniversary?

  19. Super cute styled simply like this. Your glasses are great, too! Congrats to your parents!

    Kate from Clear the Way

  20. Aww, happy anniversary to your parents! Really love this dress on you :)


  21. 1. You look perfect. Love the dress, love the shoes, love the look.

    2. Awww, 25 years? That's amazing. The world needs more marriages like that.

    3. Everything from that vintage shop looks amazing. I am dying over that swimsuit. Perfection.


  22. this dress and those sandals, wow! Love this

  23. You pull that dress of SO well. I love it on you!

    Love, Amy

  24. Love the neon sandals!!! xo, Lauren of

  25. You totally look like you should be in the episode of mad men when Pete and Don are in California. If you haven't seen it, I mean that as a compliment :) This outfit just embodies sunny day summer vibes.

  26. This dress is very special indeed, I can see why you adore it so much. I'm pretty simple during summer, mostly because I melt in the sun and the heat does funny things to my brain so I tend to stick to skirts and tank combos, mostly in the grey, white or black kind hahahaha!


  27. The dress is awesome! And I really love your haircut!

  28. Ah, this is gorgeous! This dress is so, so pretty and I adore it with those sunglasses. Well, I love those sunglasses with just about anything, but that's beside the point. Happy anniversary to your parents!

  29. That dress is so pretty! The colors in it are so summery!

  30. Pretty dress! I love the way it drapes and ties off to the side. I love the blue and green colors. It's so bright and happy. : )


  31. HAMBURGER DRESS! i love this dressss!!!!! it's a good one you snatched up marlen!

    at this volume

  32. Happy 25th anniversary to your parents! I love everything about this outfit from the clear framed sunnies to that gorgeous dress and the neon/white sandals. Just perfect.


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