Wednesday, September 5, 2012

The Orchard










Cardigan: American Eagle; Top: LOFT; Shorts, flats: H&M; Necklace: hand-me-down rose quartz strand

This is the second, and last, outfit photo set from my Labor Day weekend away in Oregon and features my boyfriend's front yard, driveway, and insanely over-fruitful asian pear tree. I wore this outfit to the Saturday market, a massive farmer's market in Eugene that features full food fare, produce, flowers, and crafts, then to a thrift store boutique, around a swanky marketplace full of foodie and wine-centered shops, and then home to have a picnic on the lawn. It was the perfect way to spend a vacation day (and the perfect way to spend some cash: fresh apricot brioche, cheddar sourdough fresh-baked bread, and a sterling silver necklace with pendant).

I am now back at work and no longer wearing shorts and flats, but it does feel good to be back in a routine. It's funny how I spent most of my life feeling like "going home" meant going back to my parent's house, and now it feels like my apartment. I was happy to get back to the cozy, tidy space, and back to my normal set of activities (and my diet!). How're you adjusting to the official end of summer and last holiday in sight until Thanksgiving?

10 comments

  1. great look!

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  2. Those bow tie shorts are darling! And the long necklace beads give it an almost 20s feel :)

    <3 Cambria
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  3. I'm subscribed by email to your blog and I always come back - so amazing!! maybe now we could follow each other?!

    xx,
    Lucija
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  4. Amazing pictures. love the shorts with this blouse, it all looks very romantic ;o)
    Would you like to follow each other on bloglovin and gfc? will be glad to hear from you ;o)
    Thank you
    Olga

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  5. Those are adorable shorts and I love that you paired them with a bright top!

    -V
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  6. WOW I love how chic this look is---the pearls are GORGEOUS! BTW--- I'm SO jealous of your AMAZING freckles! I'm so happy I found your blog--I'm your newest follower :) When you get a chance I would LOVE it if you stopped by mine pretty lady :)
    xoxo Darby
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  7. love this look! and im so obsessed with your freckles and beautiful complexion!

    xx
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  8. Really digging your shorts--how cute! Enjoy your week. xoxo, Megan

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