June 12, 2014

Previously Loved






Anthropologie Dress, thrifted $30, also love this one // Zara Sandals , now on sale // Rebecca Minkoff Sunnies, Nordstrom Rack, similar // C.Wonder Bracelets // Michael Kors Watch // Vintage Locket Pendant 

It's officially that annoying time of the year when rain meets sunshine. When you need sunglasses and an umbrella within a 30 minute photo shoot. When the rain stops and the sun peeks out and just for a moment, you think it's going to be a great day. Then suddenly your hair does this funky, curly, out of control thing after spending 20 minutes straightening it with a flat iron.  

But none of that bothers me today. You know why? Because I am over the moon in my previously loved Anthropologie dress. And since I am going to use the term previously loved a lot in my post today, I will give you my definition:

Previously loved (Verb):  a gently worn article of clothing that someone loved so much they bought it and for whatever reason is now being sold at a consignment store, yard sale or thrift store for someone else to steal at a fraction of the original price.  Also, I made this up, but you get the idea.

It's a hit or miss when shopping at consignment stores, but the thrill of the hunt makes my heart skip a beat when I find a treasure like this. 

Have you ever found a previously loved piece that you just can't live without? 

Thanks so much for reading!

10 comments:

  1. Excuse me while I pick my jaw up from the ground. Enough said!

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  2. Hahaha, Glenda!! You crack me up! I was so giddy when I found this little number and that it just happened to be my size was such a thrill for me! Thanks so much for stopping by! Hope you are having a great week! xo

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  3. Gorgeous color of the dress! You look like a real princess! Awesome bangles as well, especially love the "love" one:)


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  4. Beautiful color on you. The dress has a retro, pin-up feel. Lovely....

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  5. What a stunning dress! I love the shape and color of the dress on you! THe heels are perfect with it as well.

    From the link up

    Please stop by, jess

    http://www.elegantlydressedandstylish.com/

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  6. Thanks Jess! I will stop by your blog and visit! Have a great weekend, xo

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  7. Half my wardrobe is thrifted, you can't believe what people get rid of sometimes (still with tags on?!). This shade of pink looks amazing on you! P x

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  8. Thank you! You are right, It's crazy what I have bought that still has tags on it! Thanks so much for stopping by! Enjoy your weekend! xo

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  9. hi Monica! Thanks for this fun post. That dress is great!!! Oh yes, I have a very wonderful 'previously loved' item. My sparkle jeans! (they have been in many of my posts, perhaps too many) but they are WH|BM brand and I got them for $1! I couldn't believe it and when I tell people in person about them, their jaw drops every time. I love them and they are so dang "loved by me now". Thanks for your encouraging words and happy wishes and for being at "Fashion item Friday" each week. ♥, Renae of Simple Sequins. (disqus has me confused again)

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  10. Hi Renae! Thanks for stopping by and putting a smile on my face! Enjoy the rest of your weekend! xo

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Thank you so much for your comment! I read each and everyone of them, your support means the world to me. Don't forget to post your link to your blog so I can stop by! Xo, Monica

 

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