Blood Orange Brunch

$12.99

This morning I celebrated a sunny Easter morning in the Carribbean (sorry chilly New Englander’s). We dined at the Ritz for brunch and thought it was the perfect holiday to wear a blood orange sheer top. It’s festive, Easter’esque, and kept me cool as a cucumber!

And of course it matched the blood orange mimosa’s we sipped on. What can I say…I match my drinks to my outfits!

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These tropical flowers were the perfect background to capture my top!

I also wore my sheer top on my birthday weekend in St. Barths!

Jill Stuart loves the soon-to-be-a-Crayola-color (I wish) so much, that she sent multiple outfits with the blood orange hue down her Spring 2012 runway!

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Make up artist’s picasso’d Proenza Schouler models’ lips for the Spring 2012 runways!


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Jill Stuart Pants Gem: $338

Hidden Gem: $12.99

What was your Easter ensemble? Did you match your outfit to your favorite cocktail? Tell us in the comments!

xoxo Carolyn


Ostrich Orange

$39.99

 

While the Wrentham Outlets can make one pass out from the overwhelming amount of great deals they offer, they sure are a must go-to spot for the holiday season (hopefully none of you went on Black Friday though…yikes).

Lina and I ventured there before St. Barths and popped into the Kate Spade outlet.

Well we almost got escorted out of the store for shrieking with excitement. One corner there was 40% off of purses and I turn around and the shoes are 70% off the sale price!!! I had to sit down and catch my breath before an ambulance was called.

Lina convinced me to get these bright orange ostrich patterned heels. I wasn’t sure where I would be able to wear these angels, but luckily I found the perfect outfit to wear them with… 

Definitely incorporating these sweet dreams into my winter wardrobe…I’ll keep you posted on how.

Michael Kors did a whole line of Ostrich Orange bags for his fall 2011 collection!

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Kate Spade Original Gem: $265

Kate Spade Hidden Gem: $39.99

How do you feel about ostrich details? Would you wear bright orange for the fall/winter?

xoxo Carolyn

The Stone Age

$13

 

St. Barths calls for the beachiest of looks!

I knew I couldn’t be wearing heavy, dark chunky necklaces when I was there because my look would scream East Coast and I wanted to blend with the locals!

When I went to NYC a few weeks ago, I found a DE-LI-CIOUS stone cuff that I had seen walk down the runway at one of that fashion shows in September…clearly I had to have it!

I’m obsessed with the green/gold combo!

This pendant was being displayed outside a store in SB!


While perusing some St. Barths shops, I came across some AMAZING agate stone necklaces! 

St. Barths Stone Gems: 255 € aka $345!!

NYC Stone Hidden Gem: $13

Are you loving the stone trend? Would you wear it as a necklace, bracelet, or both?

xoxo Carolyn