The Citizen Rosebud

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Sunday, May 9, 2010

polka dots & rosebud


I believe I could wear polka dots everyday of the week. I have enough outfits and accessories to do so. Trust me on this. I guess I'm dotty for dots. Here's one fine example: the most comfortable cotton dress that I bought a few years back from Forever 21. It's been tweaked a bit, as I had decided I liked it better without a collar, and I've layered it with a polka dotted slip dress beneath it. Also added to the mix, a polka-dot sash, polka dot socks and for good measure, a lovely polka-dot print purse that my mama gave me. This outfit got me through my lunch date at Burgers & Brews with my sweet-heart,  a few afternoon errands, and onto my evening where I walked the crowded streets downtown for Sacramento's Art Second Saturday with the BFF. I don't think there's an outfit that's easier to wear than this.




Now Wearing: 
  • Black Polka dot print cotton dress, Forever 21
  • Duo-polka print slip, Target
  • Black Polka dot print vintage sash, Thrift Town
  • Black Polka-dot ankle socks, Target
  • Black Dansko clogs, Violet Folklore
  • Black Polka dot purse w/ shoulder strap, gift from mom (Goodwill)
  • Rosebud ring, Forever 21
  • Black 1950's vintage hat, flea market
  • Attitude, courtesy of the Citizen Rosebud

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10 comments:

The Photodiarist said...

You look so adorable. Love the dots!

Sara said...

That dress is so adorable :) Love your dotty outfit :)

-Sara
myfeelings-only.blogspot.com

Nathalie said...

Love this polka dot explosion. Nothing better than some dots (or stripes) :)
And I study architecture... thanks for the wonderful comment...
"fabu-ology" really made me smile :)
*Nathalie

the Citizen Rosebud said...

: )

Violet Folklore said...

Ooooooh I love the ring! And your craftiness! I wonder what the dress looked like with the collar?

You are so rad for crediting me for those shoes. Thanksgiving '05. Back in da day!

Violet Folklore said...

Ps I think this is my favorite outfit you've posted so far. The belt pulls it all together so well! And way to exactly match the dress and sock pattern, it so works!

Fernanda Lucila said...

I love the dots on dots!
Even though I am more of a stripes on stripes kinda girl (:

Fernanda Lucila

tobes said...

your so adorable hun .
love the ring ,and the china and the sunday table all very cute

the Citizen Rosebud said...

You all are so very kind! Loving the sweet words. xo. -Bella Q

Isquisofrenia said...

oh love your dress, thats totally awesome, i want some polka too.
you look so adorable in this photos ,well you always do and if your planning on bleaching for the first time maybe you should go to a salon, but oh wait your hair is short ,maybe you dont need to
mine was a nightmare hahah is all fixed now!

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