Tuesday, June 28, 2011

pins and needles

ENTER MY $100 SHOPBOP GIFT CARD GIVEAWAY!





















H&M skirt, UO top, Aldo heels and necklace, Michael Kors watch, gifted jewelry.


I've never fancied the summer months as much as the others, simply because my closet isn't prone to temperatures that sky rocket and make layering impossible. Nonetheless, this shirt is one of those little gems that makes me realize that hot weather isn't always necessarily terrible (although I could easily wear this shirt all year). Besides the pattern of safety pins, thread and needles that attracted me to the shirt, the collar and the back detailing is simply the icing on the cake.

The main perk of summer is that the flowers match my clothes. Look at my mothers beautiful roses!

17 comments:

rebecca said...

that top is so wonderful! i really do love the pattern (: and i'm the same, i much prefer winter, even if only for the wooly tights, aha.

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Laura said...

Oh man the two tone skirt is so so so cool!!!! It's definitly one of those super cool neat finds !!! Your hair is really really pretty!

Lovers, Saints & Sailors said...

I like so many things about this post! So in no particular order:

1) Your hair looks gorgeous
2) That collar is just adorable!
3) Love the skirt
4) I really like the effect on these pictures

Love Camie said...

Love it all! Super cute!

Love,
Camie

http://lovecamie.blogspot.com

Lexy @ QUIRKY EXPLOSION said...

WOOOOOOOOW. These have to be one of my favourite pictures on your blog, EVER. Legitimately. THEY ARE SO GORGEOUS. They make me want to write love notes and befriend birds and stuff. I don't know why. LOVE IT.

And that skirt is wayyy cool. I had to triple check it's colour. I loveee.

What do you use to edit your photos? :)
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sacramento said...

Lovely, lovely photos Ruta.
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Mom Fashion World said...

What a lovely outfit!
It is as lovely as the roses.

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v a m p i r e said...

roses are pretty so are u :)

i think the color of the skirt is eye catching , it goes so well with the shirt :)

here in my country is like endless summer

Raji said...

Ah, I'm not a fan of summer at all and never know how to dress when the sun is blazing outside
You seem to do it so well, this outfit is gorgeouss
Such beautiful pictures, you're as pretty as a flower :)

Fydez said...

Wow your skirt is gorgeous, the colour is stunning. I love it. Your whole outfit is actually beautiful, I love it. You look so lovely. xx

Linda said...

Amazing pics, the style is beautiful ♥

Glowing Doll said...

I love the print on your blouse

Glowing Doll said...

Hey just noticed that you are in Toronto, me too! Yay for Toronto bloggers!!!

Amanda said...

I agree, i rather hate trying to dress in summer weather because it just doesn't suit my aesthetics of dark and lots of layers, haha. The skirt is lovely though!

ilsteviewonder said...

love this! nice skirt :)

SoapyMermaid said...

love your roses. and your photos are wow! you're right about this shirt it is incredible!

Aditi Bhalotra said...

I need that skirt.

Aditi,
http://mysartorialsecrets.blogspot.com/