Stripes and Florals.

 Good evening! I am glad you all enjoyed my grungy post from yesterday! It seems I may have stumbled upon blog-gold, or blogold as it will henceforth be named, when I wore my best 90’s inspired look.  It’s funny how one giant cardigan can make such a difference. I really feel weird when I see those long floral 90’s dresses in vintage shops now. They remind me of all that I thought was bad about the 90’s so I think it’s funny that girls are wearing them now with sincerity. I guess it helps to maybe not have seen those dresses the first time around! Don’t get me wrong, though, I love a good floral (see tank top and socks). Just not sunflower patterns. Ugh. Those were the worst!  But grunge is something I can get behind. Because it means I don’t have to buy anything!

Dude, I’m going to see some real 90’s hip hop tonight though. The Pharcyde! Finally! I know they played at my school when I was in college, but I missed it, okay??

Sweater: Mink Pink (Dog&Pony), Jeans: Old Navy, Tank: H&M, Socks: Gap, Shoes: Madewell, Earrings: Kendra Scott

January 23, 2011

12 Responses to Stripes and Florals.

  1. Rachel says:

    I had so many sundresses with massive sunflowers all over them as a kid in the 90's…D:
    Your outfit's really cute today, and I think the shoes look great!

  2. Hilah says:

    I also hate the babydoll dresses that came back a few years ago. I think they are gone again. Good riddance.

  3. Kelley says:

    OMG THE PHARCYDE!!!!!!!!!!!!!
    I was just thinking about them! I can't listen to them when the kids are up, I have to edit a little. You are really taking me back!

    I have a harder time with certain 80's bits, like zipper ankles and neon. A little bit goes a long way, although I agree with the floral dresses. When do you think the "Rachel" will come back? Maybe that wasn't long enough ago.

  4. Emma (Scrapbook de la Emma) says:

    cute top and loving the shoes
    Scrapbook de la Emma

  5. Mallory says:

    you look adorable, and those earrings are amazing!

    lovely blog, have fun at the concert :)



  6. Kim says:

    Like this outfit! But then again you can never do wrong with stripes and those shoes :)

  7. says:

    The first shot is super cute!!! :)

  8. Eden says:

    abs loving this outfit!:))

  9. Mama Wolf says:

    I LOVE this outfit. I looks so comfortable and cute, i really like the socks peeking through. very cute I hope you enjoyed your 90's hip hop

    xoxo mama wolf.

  10. RainCooper says:

    Cute outfit.

  11. La Rizada says:

    love madewell and love this combo of stripes and florals. i would never have thought of layering them that way, but it really looks awesome.


  12. Feathers says:

    Your mention of sunflowers brought me back to sixth grade in a major way. I was all about them! I even wanted a sunflower comforter. Dolphins were also very high on my trend meter that year.

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