As springtime rolls around, seeing vibrant pops of green outside just makes my heart flutter. Consequently, it makes me want to dress in clothes that are just as colorful as the landscape outside.
Most days, I’m wearing yoga pants or loungey shorts–no point in dirtying up my nice things if I’m just hanging around the house! Aida just hangs out in her pajamas. We’re real casual around here.
However, when I do get out of the house, I take great care in putting an outfit together. Wearing cute (and what I hope are stylish) outfits was part of my personality before baby arrived, and it continues to be one of my favorite things to do–obviously, it doesn’t happen that often, so when it does a photo shoot is necessary!
I built this whole outfit around these shoes from Nordstrom. I had my eye on them for several months, and finally took the plunge and bought them during a bonus points event.
I’m quite smitten with these shoes! I just feel like the trendiest gal around when I wear them, and I love Halogen’s shoes in general. They always fit me comfortable, and my feet don’t feel miserable when I’ve been wearing them for a few hours.
I was pretty pleased that I was still able to wear this peplum top! My body has changed quite a bit since pregnancy, and I’m still trying to come to terms with that fact, so it’s nice when I find I can still wear some of my pre-preggo clothes. (I bought this top almost three years ago at the Kate Spade outlet, so I’ve tried to link a few different tops.)
My pants are from J. Crew Factory and were probably one of my best purchases. They’re thicker than a legging and look like a dress pant, but the waistband is elastic! And there was much rejoicing.
Although most of the time I carry around a diaper bag, I’ll sometimes use one of my regular purses/totes if I’m heading out of the house by myself. I had used my Draper James tote the day before, and just didn’t bother to switch everything back to the diaper bag.
Lastly, please note that Burt’s Bees makes lipstick and it is the bee’s knees! (Pun intended.) Get yourself to Target and get some (plus a million other things you don’t need, amiright??).
What are your favorite items for spring?