Freckles in April: In the Red

Friday, June 24, 2011

In the Red

Wearing Thrifted shirt and shoes, skirt from a dress I chopped up, belt from another skirt, necklaces from church achievement stuff


As a teenager I intensely disliked the color red. I didn't think it was flattering on me and it caused me no end of annoyance that our high school colors were red and blue and, for some reason, they tended to use red on all the school shirts. I looked fabulous in blue, people! Couldn't our senior shirts be BLUE??

I've come around on red. It's what I reach for when I'm bored or uninspired or wanting to distract from the fact that I'm not wearing makeup (ahem).

Also, say hello to my summer hair. This is pretty much what you'll be getting for the next 4 or 5 months. We're definitely seeing 100+ around here lately. Usually by now I'm quietly wishing for death but this year it isn't really bothering me. Like at all. I'm not sure what's going on with that but I'm not complaining.

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7 comments:

  1. Are you wearing your Personal Progress necklace? Haha! I love it!

    North Meets South

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  2. yeah for rocking the red momma! You made me laugh bc here in TX my hair has been up like that for the past month already! Glad to see I am sorta cool now
    texasisforlovers2.blogspot.

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  3. you so cool and lady like
    i never wear red, until husband gave me a red cardi for christmas. everyone said how great i looked in it. i have added a few red items to the wardrobe now.
    brett

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  4. i especially love the top & shoes! and i've always loved red.

    i could use some tips on not hating this heat. i'm grumpy.

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  5. Yes! I know what you're talking about! I used to despise red and wear blue all the time.

    But red is pretty classic! Now I love it...

    xoxo

    Ana Paula - Pretty in Polka Dots

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  6. Ooo I'm loving those sandals! They look fabulous.

    rebeccawithanR

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  7. i LOVE your sandals!! i also love your skirt! red looks really pretty on you!

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