Saturday, April 10, 2010

Alive Again! The Original Snooki (part II)

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No, don't fix your televisions, the color's intentionally this way. I had no idea why my outfit came out looking ultramarine blue rather than purple, so I fiddled with the colors so the photos looked "vintage." Strangely enough, the purple is truer in these manipulated versions.

What's Lovely for Saturday, April 10, 2010: Scoring two little vintage treasures at a garage sales. What's lovely in general is that while the weather's getting warmer, it's getting to be garage sale season.

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It's unfortunate that both of my Olive-inspired outfits were both purple. But what can I say, I'm short on cleavage-baring wrap dresses with fun patterns and cute waitress dresses, so I made do.

Thank God these photos were salvaged before the untimely fall of my camera. They're long overdue, these were taken this past Thursday (yipe!). So enough yappin', more pictures.

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This is a complete posed shot because a) I couldn't really smell that flower and b) I never look this sweet not sniffing a flower. Oh, how the lies are REVEALED.
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For lack of better judgment, I'm putting this completely unflattering photo of me online just 'cause the outfit and tree look nice. Oi.
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Again, can I even really smell that flower? Not really. Oh, and I don't have deformed ribbed legs, I'm wearing socks underneath.
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Skip-skip-skip-to-my-lou-hoo-hoo

Dress- Xhilaration from Target via Goodwill : Tights- We Love Colors : Shoes- Gentle Souls via TJMaxx : Scarves- H&M and gift : Coat- Gap : Flower- Nature

The worst part about that picture right above is that Pink kept on telling me to skip-dee-lou back and forth, which I promptly did so while thinking she didn't get the picture, only to find out that she HAD awhile ago but just wanted to see me stupidly skip-dee-lou. That treacherous wench.

Emerson thinks that's funny too, that cad.

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Guess who's going to be the inspiration for this upcoming week? [Screencaps by me, Coypright not by me]

And now, ladies and gentlegerms, my best Olive impression!

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Thank God I didn't fall off. I didn't have a cushy carpet to fall on, only the cushy brick and stone. Potential owie.

What's Lovely for April 11, 2010: Eating homemade kimbab for dinner.

Yeah these are pretty, but I bet these aren't as good as Mom's recipe. Isn't it always like that? "No, MY mom's kimbab is better than YOUR mom's recipe." I'm sure everyone's like that.

9 comments:

Ali said...

My mom's mashed potatoes are better than YOURS. >:|| but she doesn't make sushi, so there you win. We're even.

I loove your purple tights, they make me smiles.

Ce qui m'inspire said...

I most definitely see Olive in this outfit! Ahh, this project is so fun! I have always loved Pushing Daisies, and I love the way you're translating the costumes into your wardrobe. I can't wait to see the rest of the characters!

Ce qui m'inspire

Anna said...

Seriously, I just love the colors you put together!
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Lions, Tigers and Fashion OH MY! said...

I LOVE your tunic! Believe it or not, my friend just picked up the exact same one at the thrift store last week ;) xoxo

Denise said...

you have the most amazing photos. I love evry bit of it. Made me smile.

I love tunics. The most comfortable thing ever.


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Jennifer Fabulous said...

These photos are lovely. I love how you made some of them look "vintage." So cute! The dress is adorable and I love the tights you paired them with. :)

A Stylish Mixture said...

Nice outfits. PUSHING DAISIES! That show was one of my favorites and still is. I don't get why they had to cancel it. Emerson and Ned and everyone was so wonderful. Oh how much I cherish those days when it was still running.

Lemondrop Marie said...

You are a pretty fab skipper there... I can see why you'd be asked to do it again. Those blossoms are amazing.

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Jessica said...

Love these photos. You always have the best tights!