June 7, 2012

The Pink Thrifted Dress

I'm kind of in love with this dress I thrifted. I was super pumped to show you guys pictures of me wearing it at my friends' wedding! There aren't any true "outfit shots" per say, but you'll get the drift. I didn't initially intend to wear my teal cardigan all night, but it wasn't all that warm outside after the sun went down. The wedding was super pretty though and we all had a great time.

This is how I pose when I'm ready to party and am pretending to be a model:

dress: thrifted vintage
cardigan: delia*s
shoes: ross dress for less
sunglasses: forever 21
necklace: from Italy
nails: OPI

I ended up pinning up the dress to make it a bit more casual, but hopefully sometime I'll have a place to wear it at it's longer length.

I'm glad I picked the teal and mint colors to pair with my light pink dress. It made it a bit more unique, I think. Plus the floral heels added a nice touch of pattern. So it wasn't just boring, simple wedding-guest attire! And how perfect is the neckline of this dress? I've already decided when I get married my dress will have a neckline just like this.

Also, I caught the bouquet. And the groom (Matt's best friend) threw the garter at Matt. So we got to do the whole garter-being-put-on-in-front-of-everyone thing. I thought it was quite funny. It'll definitely be something fun to remember from the wedding years from now.

Me with Best Man, Matt. Isn't he spiffy in his tux?

So it was a nice weekend and a great wedding! I got to wear my dress and have a few drinks with my friends, sister, and mom. There was delicious food, a beautiful view of the lake, and we got to dance a little bit too. My feet didn't even hurt because I wore comfy wedges! Overall a great success! 

Happy Thursday!


Anonymous said...

Wow, beautiful dress! It looks so good with your hair color and skin tone and your blouse is the perfect punch of color :)


Laura said...

This dress is simply so beautiful! I love that you caught the bouquet! That is so exciting! Glad that your summer is starting off on a such a great note!


JennaStevie said...

This is the best thrifted find EVER, i love the way it fits and the colour is splendid on you. This looks like such a fun wedding :)

Frannie Pantz said...

What a lovely find indeed! This is a great dress to wear to a wedding!

Hannah said...

Aw you look stunning what a perfect dress for a summer wedding!

Rachel, Cold Knees said...

Looks like loads of fun, you look great! I love your shoes too <3

Rini Hastuti said...

so cute <3
your shoes is great too :)))

Diana said...

This is such a BEAUTIFUL dress!!


Beautiful dress, and you look much better than any model.
Have a lovely weekend.

Olivia said...

I agree with some PP... the colors look awesome with your red hair & eyes :)


Kansas Couture said...

What an amazing thrift find! It's so perfectly girly, and I love the way you styled it!

Irene Buffa said...

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Bad Taste Toast said...

You are one lucky girl to find such a beautiful dress when thrifting! It's perfectly cute and I love the combo with the teal and florals, so lovely!

Mama Wolf said...

That dress is spectacular!
That wedding sounds like a great time, too.

xoxo Mama Wolf.

April, Everyday Forgotten said...

As soon as I saw your picture on instagram of this dress, I was in love! It is so cute - what a great thrifting find. I love how you paired it with the floral wedges and teal cardi. Looks like you had such an amazing time at the wedding too. Have a lovely weekend, Jamie

Anonymous said...

you look so pretty! kinda like prom meets picnic- very nice!

Anonymous said...

Beautiful dress. The sweetheart neckline is cute. Love your floral wedges. Aw, see all your smiles. So cute.

Amanda said...

That dress is so lovely, and I love that you matched it up with that green cardigan. So cute!

Heather, 29 Skirts said...

Aaaah, that dress is gorgeous! What a find! That's my favorite type of neckline too. And the photos of you and you guy are so sweet!

Tilda Woods said...

I LOVE your shoes :O cute look honey


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