Friday, May 2, 2014

Passion For Fashion #51 : Green Polka Dot Dress :

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Dress: DownEast Basics via Zulily // Sunnies: Forever 21 // Shoes: Steve Madden

I got dressed very quickly on Monday morning... I grabbed my new DownEast Basics dress and was ready in a jiffy!  The kids didn't understand why I was wearing a green dress when it wasn't St. Patrick's Day.  According to Ruby, I looked like a lady leprechaun... She was adamant that I not wear this particular dress on any other day than March 17th.  Too bad kid, Momma was in a hurry!  She did like my shoes, though.  So there's that.

sidenote: the weather had been so nice, I managed to get 2 other outfit posts done this week! You can find them here & here.

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Fashion is for everyone
Whether you're single in the city or a stay at home mom from the country...
we all have a passion for fashion!
Every Friday Rachel & I will be co-hosting a fashion free-for-all linkup! 

Anything fashion goes!
Link up your outfit posts, a fashion recap, a fashion wishlist, get your kids or hubby in on the fun... if you've got a passion for fashion, this is the place to be! 

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16 comments

  1. Lol kids just don't understand ;)

    I think you look cute and very un-leprechaun haha!

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  2. I don't think you look like a leprechaun at all. The dress is gorgeous, love the pleats!

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  3. Hmmm no Leprechaun here, not at all. That green dotted shirt-dress is amazeballs. I love the pleats. It looks a little vintage too.

    I am rocking my Leather & Lace in my latest post and I also co-hosted a link up. I would love for you to link up this fabulous outfit. So check it out and thanks so much.

    Have a Fab Friday! Ada. =)

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  4. Total waste to have this dress only for one day of the year - it is gorgeous. Love the colour so much. Thank you so much for hosting. Have a great weekend.

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  5. No way! You should be wearing this gorgeous dress all the time!

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  6. This dress looks so great on you and love the pleat detail! Thanks for hosting the link party-first time joining and I'm following you and Rachel on Bloglovin.
    Marta xo
    www.sweatersstripesandsweets.com

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  7. This is a look I love in you, Lena! Great styling ideas and confidence in your look. wow-derful lol

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  8. Love your dress. Kids are funny. Luckily I have two boys so I'm not so sure they'll care too much what I wear. Lol. I'm so excited for the weather to get nicer, I find it so hard to take outfit pictures in the winter. Either no light after work, or always wearing the same coat (unless I take pictures inside which is even worse for lighting...). So, yay for nice weather!!

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  9. I linked up! But I don't see my link yet. Hopefully soon. :)
    I love this dress, so don't listen to your girls on this one. Haha and I so wish I could pull off this hair!

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  10. LOVE that dress! Of course you can't keep it hidden away, only to appear once a year! Your hair is pretty amazing too :)

    Chrissi
    fieryfinishvintage.com

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  11. You look so pretty!! Adorable style and lovely dress! <3

    Well I was wondering if we could follow each other via bloglovin, gfc, instagram, twitter, facebook and g+? Do visit my blog and let me know where you follow and I will follow back right away!! :)

    Happy Sunday!
    Charu
    http://www.myglossyaffair.com/

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  12. LOL at your kids. Don't you just love the way they think?

    Cute dress though and fab shoes.

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  13. kids are so funny - i love that color on you and the dress is adorable! :)

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