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Monday, May 9, 2011

Retro sunnies

This weekend I noticed that a shop in my town, Coco's was having another $10 tent sale. Last fall when I went, I made out so well and once again I was excited to see a bunch of things I had to have.
Retro Sunnies
I'm not entirely sure if these sunnies are a bit too over the top, or just the perfect amount - but the brand is Emmanuelle Khanh Paris, and they were handmade in France. Which is enough of a reason to buy them. Plus, they were only $10.
Retro Sunnies
This gingham top from J.Crew is another of my $10 Coco's finds -- it was a touch too big, but with the sleeves cuffed and tied over a dress, it is summer perfection. The condition is near new, and I might have to tie it like this over every dress I own before the summers end.

I also got an enameled bracelet for $1.60 and a really unique belt for $14 - I forgot to take photos, but I'll post them soon.
Retro Sunnies
Retro Sunnies
Retro Sunnies
The Rundown
Poppy Dress Elle for Kohls - Gingham Top Secondhand J.Crew - Sandals Seychelles Gypsy - Sunnies Emmanuelle Khanh - Earrings TJMaxx - Dog Chloe
Tulips
Florals | Everybody, Everywear

55 comments:

  1. What is this Coco's you speak of and where can I find one?

    Also, I absolutely love the dress.

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  2. This is such a nice summery look, those glasses where a great purchase and that last picture is gorgeous, are those flowers real? Great picture Lyddie!

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  3. I love those sunnies...and I evidently really need to check out this Coco's place!

    xoxo ~ Courtney
    http://sartorialsidelines.blogspot.com

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  4. Wow, love the gingham and floral together! Great outfit, the sunglasses look fab.

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  5. I love love love your dress! It's so bright and lovely. Red is truly a great color on you and I love the glasses as well! ♥

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  6. I'm loving the print on your dress, so spring! I can't believe you scored those sunnies for only $10, what a find. I am actually loving oversized button ups right now. I love how they look tied over dressed like you have here or open over bathing suits as a cover up. They really are so versatile, hope you had a wonderful weekend.

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  7. Love the sunnies! And YAY for the Kohl's dress! I can't wait to start wearing mine again, haha :D
    http://www.closet-fashionista.com/

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  8. Wow, what great finds for $10! You look like you're all ready for summer :)

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  9. The sunglasses aren't too much, they're just right!

    Good score on the JCrew shirt too!

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  10. I love the large floral print on your dress. And your shoes are fab. I am so envious of your shoe collection.

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  11. Love this outfit!!! Totally over the top but in a reasonable way. You've inspired me (as always) to rethink my remixing options for my gingham top.

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  12. Those sunnies are awesome! Not over the top at all! I love the way you dressed up your summer dress. Red blue so totally go together. ;)

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  13. I have a pair of white sunnies that I wonder about as well. But I think these are perfect. I love the gingham/floral combo. (Though I am partial to gingham anyhow.) And the location is beautiful.

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  14. The sunnies and the mixed prints all mix well to make this a complete look. And your dog is so white and fluffy!

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  15. Those sunglasses are a terrific find, I love Vanessa Bruno clothes, and she is the daughter of the founder of Emmanuelle Khanh. And I love the siren red on you!

    www.TheFancyTeacup.com
    much love.

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  16. I am loving everything about your mized prints outfit! Yes, please! :)

    Along Abbey Road

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  17. What is Coco and can I find one near me? (PA) Cute outfit I like the mix of patterns. Can't wait to see how the gingham looks with other pieces. The sunglasses are "KEEPERS"!

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  18. Those shades are perfection! Looks like you got some pretty cool deals. I love the gingham-floral combination!

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  19. I like the retro look! PLUS, you mixed patterns! Hoorah!

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  20. Love it!! Those sunnies are awesome!

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  21. I love your dress! And how you matched it with the gingham shirt is totally unexpected :)

    Btw, I passed you an award!
    http://burningskyy.blogspot.com/2011/05/shoppingagain-and-blogger-luxury-award.html

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  22. That is a perfect summer look and your dress looks amazing on you, sunshine. Hugs and kisses

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  23. Gosh you have such great sales in the US, we never have sales like that. I love all your bargain items and that dress is so pretty! Great outfit combo mixing floral and gingham!

    Daisy Dayz Home
    Cross-Jones-Photography Home

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  24. oh gosh, i love your red shoes...and your sunnies!

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  25. I love that amazing dress! So perfectly summer. I never would have thought to tie a top over like that but you are right: Summer perfection!!

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  26. I love the gingham with the floral- retro vibe but still totally fresh and modern.
    the Citizen Rosebud

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  27. Awesome! I love the shirt knotted that way and the bold pattern mixing! Cute!

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  28. Just found you through EBEW, so hii.

    AH. The sunshine in these photos is so pretty. And I love the idea of tying a collared shirt over a dress. I've obviously seen it done before, but have definitely never felt motivated to try it. I love the gingham with the florals. So springy and pretty. The contrast between the two is really awesome :D

    The sunglasses are so pretty. I can't believe you found them for so cheap.

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  29. I need to make it to Coco's stat! Great stuff and lovely outfit. I really like you paired your florals with gingham.
    Cheers,
    Bre

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  30. Lyddie you scored on the sunnies alone!! Loving all these bright, sunny pictures. You found the perfect place to get these in!

    xo,
    Carrie

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  31. I really really love your dress, it's so pretty! And looks lovely with the tied shirt over it. And those shoes are just awesome!! Your sunglasses are just the perfect amount I think =)
    http://xrebelangelx.blogspot.com/

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  32. The sunnies are perfection! And I love how you paired two prints with one another. I am double-print-challenged, so I salute you! :)

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  33. oh snap! gingham with floral?? talk about perfection. i HAVE to find a way to put this together. love love love it.

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  34. I am very much in love with the dress you are wearing! it has a super pretty pattern! x

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  35. love those, I just bought a pair of white heart sunglasses I can't wait to whip out!

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  36. Kohl's never ceases to amaze me..there are truly some treasures there...this dress is fabulous and fits you as if made just for you!! All of your Coco's finds are such fun...this is a great look!!

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  37. those shades are rockin, cant believe you scored them for just 10 bucks. You have all the luck :)

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  38. Shut up, I love this outfit (I know you didn't say anything but I've been quoting Mean Girls all day today). Those sunglasses are great, love white sunglasses and yes they are always a little dramatic. I freaking love that blouse too and everything about this look says ready for summer!

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  39. I love this pattern combination! I works so well together

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  40. I don't think the sunnies are too over-the-top; I think they're awesome! And I LOVE the print of this dress paired with the gingham top.

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  41. Love, love, love! This look is so spot on perfect! You totally scored on those sunnies, since they are just the right amount of over the top. Obviously.

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  42. You got some amazing things Lyddie! Those glasses are beyond chic...xo

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  43. Gingham and poppies are GORGEOUS! I have a pair of white sunnies, and I've been wearing them almost every day. Glad I found you through EBEW!

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  44. I had been wondering where Chloe was.....
    You look so colorful and happy !

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  45. The combination of patterns here is incredible! And I think I'm in love with that red poppy print! It's too pretty! Oh, and all these photos are gorgeous as well!

    -Charlotte

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  46. Oh black white and red is my favorite color story!

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  47. i am loving the gingham top over the floral dress
    filing that idea away for later
    i have a pair of white sunglasses and i love them
    husband and sons always make fun of them, but what do they know right?
    brett

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  48. Great combination! I like the way the way you paired this top with the dress.

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  49. the red floral dress looks great with those white sunglasses

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  50. I love the print on this dress + pattern mixing!

    xoShelly
    www.gslillian.com

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  51. i absolutely love this look on you! what a fabulous photo shoot too!

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  52. I love love love this outfit! The poppies and gingham look phenomenal together, and the Seychelles are the icing on the cake!

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  53. I found via EBEW! I love your dress and that checked shirt is perfection! I will follow you since I like your style. Can't wait to see more styles! Cheers!

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