7.01.2010

Birthday Outfit And A Trip To The Zoo

06.27.10

aqua and gold earrings - F21
50s plaid dress - birthday gift from my dad from Small Earth Vintage!
tan t-strap wedges - DSW


Here's what I wore on my birthday day (Sunday). I was worried it was going to thunderstorm but it just rained a little while we were still in bed. I thought it was a little cooler than it was so I opted to wear this cute dress I got as a gift from my dad. The fabric is pretty airy, to my delight, so I wasn't too hot after all.

06.27.10

Birthday flowers from my friend Elise!

birthday flowers from Elise


First Michael and I went to Yolk for a decadent breakfast. We were so stuffed, I don't think I've ever not felt like bursting after eating there. We poked around Paper Source afterwards since it was a block away and Michael bought himself a birthday present; a book for keeping track of music lists (songs to make out to, songs you want played at your funeral, etc). Then we headed to the Lincoln Park Zoo.

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We saw pretty much everything there, and that zoo is great because it's free. I don't wanna recap each animal I saw and what they did so I'm just going to post a million photos. Look at how cute that baby panther in a box is! Omg.

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Lots of sleeping fuzzies. I'll leave you with this video of me screwing with Michael at the gift shop:

8 comments:

Mariel said...

aww that dress is so sweet, especially paired with those shoes! also, believe it or not, i have lived in the chicagoland area for over 10 years and have never been to the lincoln park zoo!

Jessica / Lola Vintage Clothing said...

oh, that Small Earth Vintage dress is a beauty on you! And it looks like you barely wear make-up. Are you one of those girls blessed with nearly perfect skin? LUCKY!

La Fille D'or said...

Sucha pretty dress and sounds ike a great B- day : )

Lisa said...

Wow that just is the perfect birthday outfit and I love how you paired it with those stunning earrings!

Taylor B. said...

The zoo is so fun! I make it a point to go with my family once a year.

SwanDiamondRose said...

that looks like a regular kittycat in a tree. so funny and cute. nice photos :)

Karen/Small Earth Vintage said...

I was on vacation when you posted this, so I am late catching up, but just wanted to say--gorgeous! The dress looks so fantastic on you. :) It is just amazing to see what was previously only on my dress form on a beautiful real life beauty like you!

sarah louise said...

Karen, you are too kind!