June 8, 2012

where the wild things are

I was fortunate to grow up in a rural area where exploring forests was a big part of my childhood. I loved finding new trees to climb and new caves to navigate. Now that I live in a city, exploring forests is not a part of my everyday life. So when I feel the desire to be amongst trees and birds and little woodland creatures, I seek out the little bits of forest that I can find. It always makes me feel a bit like a curious child again.

I've had this dress for a few years now and I only pull it out during the warmest summer days, as it is so light. I truly love this little vintage piece and count it as one of my favourite items. I love the simplicity of the design and pattern. It reminds me a bit of a daisy. 

Vintage dress
Heels from Modcloth
Forever 21 ring
Bracelets from Aldo
Giraffe necklace gifted from Rob

So excited that it's Friday! This has been a looong week for me at work, so I'm ready to relax, get some housework done, and see the people I love!

Happy weekend! <3 Lo


  1. What a great dress! I love the lightness, color of course, and pattern! You look lovely! -Jessica


  2. I grew up in an area with forests galore, def. miss that now that I'm in Florida. Great outfit!

    1. Yes, I find visiting the forest every once in a while is so rejuvenating.

  3. Nature always makes for great photographs! What a beautiful vintage dress: just lovely!

    I've got a giveaway going on right now to celebrate my 1 year blogiversary. Feel free to come over and enter :)


  4. Oh this dress is gorgeous, I love mustard yellow.

  5. I love your dress, you look gorgeous! Your shoes are to die for, too :)

    I nominated you for the Versatile Blogger Award! Check out my blog to find out more :)
    Georgia xx

    1. Aww thanks so much Georgia! That's so sweet :)
      I'll go to your blog and check it out!

  6. the vintage dress is truly gorgeous and of course looks amazing on you! Love the heels with it too. As always you look perfect! :)x

  7. What a lovely summer dress!