Wednesday, September 7, 2011

Mint with a Cherry on Top!

I love the color combinations of mint green and red together, in fact I love them so much, that combo is also the color palette in my kitchen, at home.

After recently cleaning out my closet and trying to organize items by color. I realized how much the fondness of these colors, reflected in my personal wardrobe as well. So I decided to put together a couple of outfits using some pieces I already had in my closet, and wear them for a few days in a row.....

 I present to you "Mint with a Cherry on Top"

mint green 1950s vintage nylon blouse with lace trim: desert vintage
red & white vintage 1950s polka dot skirt: desert vintage
red bow cinch belt: f21
red t-strap pumps: steve madden

mint green vintage 1950s sailor top dress: desert vintage
red t-strap pumps: steve madden
red vintage bakelite cherry earrings: razzle dazzle vintage

mint green cardigan: target
white & mint green polka dot dress: {made from a 1940s pattern}
red 1950s beaded brooch: desert vintage
red skinny, gold bow buckle belt: thrifted
red mary- jane flats {not shown}


Now I feel like eating a big bowl of mint chocolate chip ice cream, with a cherry on top!

xoxo~Syd




12 comments:

  1. Now I really want mint chocolate chip ice cream!! Just lovely. I've always loved red and turquoise together and had not thought of pairing red with mint...I need to try this!

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  2. Beautiful! I like the last one best.

    Thanks doll,
    The Glamorous Housewife

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  3. So pretty, I could stare at you all day long.

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  4. It is a lovely dress!
    Marine cute style!
    And beautiful like a fairy tale princess.

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  5. Wow! Lovely pics! Looks like Caro Emerald!!! ! I would like we follow each other if you want! I'm following you... This is my blog! If you want, FOLLOW ME! Mary
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  6. okay, I liked the 1940s version, the last one with the cardigan. So cool! I sure do enjoy reading when I find a new post. Thanks!

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  7. You look lovely, I think mint color is adorable, pitty it´s not very popular here, so it´s hard to find nice mint clothes.

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  8. oh, you are a real beauty!!!
    adore your style.
    I would be pleased if we could follow each other. couse I love your blog.
    xoxo Anna

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