Monday, April 01, 2013

Giddy Green

So inharmonious, suits the springs of life. 
Thus when the earth, deep-coated with the slime
Of the late deluge, glowed again beneath
The warm caresses of the shining sun. 
    Ovid, Metamorphoses 

Kobe in his Easter-coloured scarf! This dog has a total obsession with
scarves, he has over twenty! 

Happy Easter! I love any reason for a big dinner! 

Outfit: Dress with lace (Thrifted), Wool Blazer (GAP), Flats (Spring), 
Bag (Thrifted), 

  To those who celebrate Easter, I hope yours was filled with love and joy! My family lives in Nova Scotia, where it costs an arm and a leg to travel to, so I spend most holidays without them unfortunately. Thankfully the bf has family here, or we'd be a lonesome couple! 
   It's been two days of no black clothing or accessories for me (besides my glasses...)! The world is brightening up and I thought I should too. I find this dress is perfect for spring and summer; it has such a vivid colour that seems almost out-of-place during the winter months and the lace detail is best not covered up.  
   Well, off I go now to walk the dog before it starts to rain. I am so ready for April showers and all the foliage to follow! 

Until next time
xo, The Rag Trade 


  1. Kobe looks so festive and your plaid coat is super cute. Oh, and this posts is totally making me crave Easter dinner again!



    Southern (California) Belle

  2. I love that plaid jacket with your matching green dress!! So good!!

  3. You look so pretty girl! And the look on your dog's face is precious:)!

  4. You look SOOOOOOOOOOOO pretty in this shade of green!! Glad to see you had a nice Easter with your bf and his family!

  5. Aw that stinks your family is so far. My extended family lives in Poland, so me and my brothers and parents always have little gatherings for holidays. So i feel you! but you easter outfit is soooo cute- i love the layering here. and i'm dying over your flats

    xo Marlen
    Messages on a Napkin

  6. You look absolutely adorable girl! Happy belated Easter! And I hope that even though you weren't able to see your family, you were able to talk to them through Skype! :)
    xo TJ

  7. Hi Kobe! Yep, I'm sure he likes scarves ;) I like his "treat time?" face.

    Also, your plaid blazer is pretty much awesome.

  8. I can't get over how long your legs are! You're too pretty. You look great in green and I love the plaid jacket!

  9. OMG! You look so adorable! I just love your dress and you layered it perfectly with that gorgeous blazer! Your dog is so cute too!


  10. You're so cute, LOVE your outfit!!

  11. Oh my gosh, it is the cutest thing! :) By the way have I told you that you look GREAT in green??!! I totally love the color, mainly because it suites me well too!

  12. Adorable dress! Looks great on you :)


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