Wednesday, June 6, 2012

summer lovin'







Vintage dress - gift from Angie

My friend Angie recently invited Helena, Kim, and me to go shopping through her vast vintage collection she was getting rid of, and I ended up walking away with two bags full of beautiful dresses and blouses. This dress was an immediate favorite; it's a perfect breezy cotton maxi for balmy summer days. Shopping is great, but shopping in a friend's closet is even better. Thank you, Angie, for the new [to me] vintage lovelies!


70 comments:

  1. what a beautiful dress! you look amazing in this shoot!
    Tinacious Me ~ Tinacious Me

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  2. Beautiful dress! So romantic!

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  3. So lovely and romantic <3

    xx
    Alice
    http://aldasworld.blogspot.com/

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  4. the light here is just gorgeous and the dress is fairy-pretty.
    kw, ladiesinnavy

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  5. such lovely, soft light..stunning! you were made for this dress, love the faded summery colors!

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  6. Oh wow!! You look breathtaking and so romantic!

    http://lartoffashion.blogspot.com

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  7. What an incredible vintage dress! You look stunning in it.

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  8. Shopping for free is the best gift! Recycling was never ever such a joy!

    www.mycharitycase.blogspot.com

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  9. So adorable and screams summertime.

    http://mumsandpoppies.blogspot.com

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  10. This is absolutely lovely. What a great find.

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  11. These photos remind me of when I was a little girl and I just wanted to run around in the flowers & grass dressed in my prettiest dress.. Really puts a smile on my face!

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  12. Gorgeous photos!

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  13. Amazing pictures, the dress is gorgeous! You look like a fairy, pretty beautiful! ♥

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  14. Gorgeous dress! And thank you for using correct grammar and putting: "invited Helena, Kim, and *me*." =)

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  15. That's such a beautiful dress and it suits you so well.Perfect gift :)

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  16. Gorgeous vintage dress, looks absolutely perfect on you.

    xo, Yi-chia
    Always Maylee

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  17. Gorgeous dress and such exceptional style! Divinely beautiful outfit.

    johnbmarine.blogspot.com

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  18. So pretty! http://www.natalyascloset.com/

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  19. Just stunning, as always x

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  20. So beautiful and etherial! Like a summertime fairy. :)
    xo, Tori
    http://daisiesandpixiedust.blogspot.com/

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  21. BEAUTIFUL dress and photos!!!

    xoxox
    theefface.blogspot.com

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  22. Great photos! Love love love that dress! It's so etherial and pretty!

    xx
    Giovanna
    www.oliveandanarrow.com

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  23. Oh, Keiko... you look like you just stepped out of a Jane Austen novel! Beautiful!
    xoxo

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  24. This is so....ethereal. LOVE IT! <3

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  25. You look so beautiful! Stunning photos!

    Carmen Ri.

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  26. The dress is gorgeous, Keiko! And I love the ethereal, romantic quality of these photos :)

    xo, alison*elle

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  27. This is a beautiful dress!! I wish that I had access to some of my grandmother's clothing. She had some really cute dresses from back in the day. I used to play dress up in some of those outfits she had and now... I don't know where they are. :(

    kat
    aneyeforfashion.blogspot.com

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  28. So dreamy :)

    munchmecat.blogspot.com
    coline-rialan.blogspot.com

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  29. The best things are always vintage - Such a lovely dress
    x
    www.iloveublank.blogspot.com

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  30. That dress is gorgeous on you.

    xo Jacquie

    http://bigsistyle.tumblr.com

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  31. now that is a good friend!
    Very beautiful pictures :)

    Erica
    inthelightofstyle.blogspot.com

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  32. Gorgeous dress! These pictures are so ethereal :)

    Life Etc

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  33. So romantic!!!

    http://beautyofheworld.blogspot.be/

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  34. I love the soft color and print of your dress :)

    xo Jennifer

    http://seekingstyleblog.wordpress.com

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  35. oh, yay to shopping in your friends closet. you look absolutely stunning! and i love the way you use the natural sunlight :)
    xo TJ

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  36. SO pretty. so, so, so PRETTY. :)
    xoxo,
    Leigh

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  37. This dress is gorgeous and you look beautiful. The light is amazing in this shoot! x

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  38. I LOVE it! That dress is absolutely dreamy!

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  39. PERFECTION!! *sorry for shouting, but it is a lovely dress lol

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  40. this vintage inspired dress is so amazing on you! reminds me of the anthropology version of a happy prairie girl.
    so beautiful

    xo kaitlin
    kaitgirl

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  41. You look so stunning in that dress! Even the light is perfect. I especially love the last picture!

    What kind of camera do you use? I'm going camera shopping soon and I've no idea what I want...

    -Alexa

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  42. Goodness Keiko, this is stunning! The lighting really captures the magic of the vintage dress.
    -Dana
    dailydoseofdana.tumblr.com

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  43. What an amazing vintage find. Gorgeous on you.

    -April
    http://pieceology.com

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  44. What an amazing vintage find. Gorgeous on you.

    -April
    http://pieceology.com

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  45. So lovely! You have such an old hollywood glam about you..love it!

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  46. These pictures are breathtaking.

    http://shannonhearts.blogspot.com

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  47. Beautiful! You look like a wood nymph.

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  48. Oh goodness... <3 This is precious.

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  49. I like your vintage feminine romantic look.

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  50. ah what a great pick! yes someone's trash is someone else's treasure right??

    -Jessica
    http://runninginsideus.blogspot.com/

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  51. beautiful dress! and I love your updo
    lots of love
    xoxo

    http://rosesandlace-feminine.blogspot.com/

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  53. My friends tend to shop in my closet a little too much..haha. Great dress!

    http://www.wearegypsies.blogspot.com

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  54. Shopping in a stylish friend's closet is ten tons of fun!

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  55. That dress is beyond perfect!

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  56. This is by far the most magical photoshoot you've done. I feel like I'm looking at stills from a fantasy movie. So lovely Keiko! That dress is beautiful on you!

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  57. Divino
    Visite o meu blog http://tucafashion.blogspot.com.br/

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  58. delicate, feminine and romantic, I imagined that the floral pattern would made me looks old, but I guess now not. Oh, and the photos, transparant fabric always amazing when there are sunshine trough, beautiful

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  59. What a gorgeous dress!

    Lesleykim.blogspot.com

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