WHAT I WORE | Pattern Play

2012_03_06

This dress has been a very favorite of mine for a couple of years now. Found at the thrift store for just a couple of dollars, its pattern and shape make it pretty fun to mix and match with a variety of pieces from my wardrobe. This time I’ve thrown into the mix a patterned collared shirt, polka dot tights, and a plaid jacket. I pinned a vintage fur collar onto the jacket, and the look is complete! Much more interesting than just throwing the simple shift dress and leaving it at that. Although- I’m not opposed to easy outfits like that! This knit dress has been a life saver as my baby bump begins to grow, so I may or may not be wearing it more than twice each week…. :)

O U T F I T   D E T A I L S :

dress: thrifted | shirt: thrifted | coat: The Classic Butterfly on Etsy
shoes: UO ’08 | tights: Hue from Macy’s | collar: The Hidden Pearl

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16 Responses

  1. Hurray for your baby bump!
    And for things that are so comfy and fetching that they are hard to take off!
    Anna

  2. kelly ann says:

    The pattern on that dress is wonderful! I love your tights, too :)

  3. Love your mixed prints! Very well executed ;)
    Oh and your baby bump is the cutest part of all!

  4. Rae Veda says:

    Those patterns are beautiful together! xo, rv
    http://aneclecticheap.blogspot.com/

  5. Courteney says:

    I love how you do patterns! It’s a daring day for me if I have more than one pattern on. I love it on others, but I can’t seem to make heads or tails of it for myself. :)

  6. I love all the patterns in this outfit!

  7. The dress looks absolutely darling. I love that pattern! Plus your hair is looking so good in these photos.
    XOXO

  8. Sarah says:

    You’re so adorable! I can’t wait to see your bump get bigger!!

  9. Natalie Jean says:

    Mandi, you’re such a babe!! Love this outfit and your cute little hairstyle with the mini-ponytail. How sweet is your wee baby bump!! xx

  10. steffy says:

    amazzzzing. period. love the collar, the dress, te layering… youre a cutie!
    Xo,
    steffy
    Steffys Pros and Cons

  11. Sarah says:

    Love, love, love this dress!

  12. Katrina says:

    Love it. Especially how sharp pink collars are peeking out. Your little baby bump is so cute, ever so happy for you! xo

  13. Albert says:

    I love all the patterns in your outfit! Have ever had the idea of wearing Try custom jeans???

  14. Albert says:

    I love all the patterns in your outfit! Have ever had the idea of wearing custom jeans???