Monday, March 31, 2014

What I Wore for the Flower Show

 The flower show at Macy's in downtown Minneapolis
is a big tradition for our family. 
We see the show, then eat at Leeann Chins,
then head to the Barnes and Noble 
for frapps and people watching.
I will post pix of the show tomorrow!
Here is a vintage maxi skirt found at the thrift
that I shortened.
I just never feel comfortable in a maxi skirt,
even though I love them on other people.
And the jacket I got for $1 at the thrift
because I had a $10 off coupon!
Jacket, skirt and blouse: thrift
Tee and tights: Target
Belt: Dots
Shoes: Dansko
Crochet necklace: made by me
Flower pins: vintage
Bye for now!
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13 comments:

Mary Murnane said...

You are adorable! All the springtime colors in your outfit make me smile! Love it!

Vix said...

I bet you outdid the flowers in that gorgeous outfit! That skirt is wonderful and, much as I adore maxis, its much better to shorten a skirt and wear it than it hang in your wardrobe neglected! xxx

Laurie said...

Thanks Vix! I knew you'd understand! :)

Laurie said...

Thank you Mary! :)

Patti said...

Lovely, happy and colorful! Thanks for sharing with Visible Monday.

Sue @ A Colourful Canvas said...

I can't imagine a better outfit for your day! You're all kinds of sunshine! And your necklace!!! It's adorable and please do show us a close-up!

Laurie said...

Thanks so much Sue! Next time I wear that necklace I will try and get a close up! :)

Kezzie said...

I love so much that I get to find so many beautiful and bright bloggers through Visible Monday!!!! Your skirt is beautiful! Clever idea to shorten it so you actually wear it!!! The whole outfit is wonderfully vibrant and perfect for the flower show!x

Laurie said...

Thank you Patti and Kezzie! This skirt is my new favorite! :)

Sacramento Amate said...

Fabulous skirt, and gorgeous you.
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Laurie said...

Thanks Sacramento! You're so sweet! :)

Jan Graham-McMillen said...

Smart girl ... shortening the skirt was genius. Might have overwhelmed petite you. What a nice length you chose, and cute combination to go with. Very flower-show chic.

Laurie said...

Thanks Jan! I knew this would be the perfect skirt for the flower show! :)

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