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Thursday, February 16, 2017

Moving Into Spring

This probably has been the one Winter here in LA that actually feels like Winter. I know shocking. There's been massive amounts of rain. Days and days of rain. Truthfully, I can't take it. My cold bones require sun. Plus, I'm a blogger. Bloggers need at least a dry overcast day for pictures. So you bet the second there was a day of sunshine, I celebrated in appropriate fashion, blogger fashion that is.

Don't get me wrong, it's still chilly even with the sun out. But I went straight to the section of my closet that holds all my resent finds that scream beautiful Spring day. I beelined for this pleated bell-sleeve top. I've been saving it for a day just like this. It's just one of those tops that has the right details that you don't question it completing a hole in your wardrobe. Paired with grey, it's an easy transitional look from Winter to Spring. 

While the days of Spring-like weather are slim, it still doesn't stop me from looking for pieces like this top to add in. Quality and unique basics are something that really defines any wardrobe, but feel like investments. Banana Republic has mastered that. My younger self used to think it was just work wear, but funny how time has changed that opinion. They stepped it up in crafting pieces that can work for more than the office. Sure this top pairs well with jeans, but in my imaginary fancy office job I would so wear it with black ankle length slacks. Even my boyfriend knows he can grab basics that he will have for years. Don't tell him, but I think he might have discovered that before me. But it's okay-this is the one store we both can shop at and not have him rushing me out:) 

Are you already shopping for Spring?  

*This post was sponsored by Banana Republic. All my opinions are my own.

Thanks for linking up with Jessica and I! Our picks are Mia from Aesthetic Lounge and Audrey from Five Foot Nothing Shopping!


  1. That is an awesome statement top! I really like how the pleated sleeves tie in with the tassel on your bag! :)

    Thank you for the link up!
    Hope you have a great weekend :)

    Away From The Blue Blog

  2. So pretty! Blush and bell sleeves with gray and lace up flats! Very feminine and spring like, too. Perfect outfit combination!


  3. Fabulous look! I love blush and grey together. That top is gorgeous!

  4. I love your bell sleeves! Thank you so much for the feature <3

  5. I'm loving the sleeves on your top! So fun, and the blush color is so pretty!

  6. This is a beautiful blouse. I love the ruffles and the gorgeous shade of pink.


  7. I love, love, love that blush top! So perfect with your bag and the grey jeans. Everything I have heard on the news sounds like the rain has been crazy!

    Amy Ann
    Straight A Style

  8. So ready for spring! That blush top is perfect :)

    Trendy & Tidy

  9. I love banana republic! Those shoes look comfortable :)

    -Kirsten // pork & cookies


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