Valentine's Outfit // Awkward + Awesome


   Hello all! Welcome new followers! :) Life has been a whirlwind this week, thus my post is a day late. Following suit with my last "Wednesday instead of Tuesday" post, I will be sharing what has been awkward and awesome in my life lately. I hope that you enjoy these little bits of my week as well as a belated Valentine's Day outfit.

Awkward is...

* Putting an anxious dog down on the ground (very low to the ground, mind you!`) and having him fall on his head.

* Having a night of little sleep, but the sleep being filled with dreams.

* Talking to a friend saying something is like something and having them think I said I like something....

*.... Then later FB chatting to a friend and saying I "like like"something and when I meant to say "look like" (the object of likeage being myself).

* Stubbing my toes at a Valentine's party, later having a toe feel strangely prickly, then going home and finding it scraped and punctured.

Awesome is...

* Eating French toast, being gifted a new clock necklace, and getting a share of free makeup on my Mom's birthday!

* Studying a Christian book with sweet girlfriends.

* Having chocolate everywhere, in a myriad of forms, all over my house.

* Being the model for a Vogue-style photo shoot my best friend did.

* Receiving a package that I have been eagerly awaiting!

   If you read last Tuesday's post, you know that I had a bit of an incident with my Valentine's Day outfit photos. However, they were able to be retrieved. Yay! Now you can see what I wore on that holiday. The base of my outfit was a deep purple floral print dress that I have had for several years. By layering a pink t-shirt over it, I made the dress look like a skirt. Over the tee I put a dark gray cardigan, which matched my gray polka dot tights. A light gray skinny belt and silver arrow necklace accessorized and tied the outfit together. Completing the outfit were my oft-worn brown boots. 

Outfit Details:
Dress ~ Thriftd; T-shirt ~ Thrifted; Cardigan ~ Thrifted; Tights ~ Gift; Necklace ~ Gift; 
Belt ~ Thrifted; Boots ~ Ross

Did you wear anything special for Valentine's Day?
Have you had any especially awkward or awesome moments this week?

To You, O Lord, I lift up my soul.
O my God, I trust in You; 
Let me not be ashamed; 
Let not my enemies triumph over me.
Indeed, let no one who waits on You be ashamed;
Let those be ashamed who deal treacherously without cause.
Psalm 25:1-3


  1. Haha, love your awkward and awesomes ;) ;)
    I'm glad you got your photos back! How did you access them?
    Cute outfit! :)

    1. Thank you! :)
      After opening some raws in windows photo viewer, they started showing up in that format. From there, I could open them and they saved as pngs. :)

  2. Love your outfit (like usualy) and the awkward and awesomes! :o) Ohh, you in a photo shoot! Sounds fun!!!!!!! (Just because I use my mom's big nice camera and love photography!!) :p
    I think I wore a jean skirt and something red (or burgandy) for V. Day.

    1. Thanks Rosalyn! :) Yes, it was fun! I like photography can be fun to be on both sides of the camera.
      Hurray for wearing red on V Day! :)

  3. I love the colors and polka dot/floral combo of your outfit! I'm so glad your photos were able to be retrieved :)

    ❤ Blaze Ann

    1. Thanks Blaze Ann! I'm glad too. :)

  4. Hooray for fixing your pictures!
    I love, love, love that skirt/dress; this whole outfit is very Valentine's Day-ish! Very nice awkward and awesomes. They always make me giggle :D

    1. Yup! :)
      Thank you! :D Glad you enjoyed this post.

  5. I'm not a big fan of putting pink and gray together, but I LOVE your boots! :)

    Andra K.

    1. Thanks! I've been wearing them most of the time this winter. :)


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