Feeling Pretty in Pink

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Dear Readers,

Well it is finally starting to feel like summer!!!! I love that I am finally able to go outside without a coat, and I need to have a pair of sunglasses on me 😎 I also have the tendency to just want to be outside all the time once the sunshine appears, I will definitely be taking advantage of our door lunch breaks over the summer.

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Two of my favourite trends so far for this spring/ summer are the colour pink (which I did talk about in my Spring Fashion Favourites post), and barrettes. I have picked up pink shoes, pink pants, pink skirts, pink sweaters, pink dresses, pink barrettes and a pink backpack (maybe I have developed a problem!!). The last time I really wore pink was probably in elementary school in early 2000s… there was probably a Mean Girls effect there. I’ve usually been more of a black/navy/white dresser in the spring/ summer so I am really loving wearing more colours.

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I was a little hesitant about the barrette trend at first, however, I have fallen for it as I have already picked up five different barrettes over the last month 🙈 When I was little my mom always pinned back my hair with a barrette so I wasn’t sure if I would feel like a toddler again or not!! I think wearing barrettes and even headbands is really quite fun and a nice change to my regular hair routine! In Saint John, Lordon, has an excellent selections of barrettes at the moment, my adorable pink marble print one is from there.

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Shop My Outfit:

The outfit I am wearing consists of very classic “Laura Brands”: GAP & The Urban Shoe Myth. Even though I am not longer working for GAP I still find that GAP always has what I am looking for, and the clothes just fit me perfectly!!

USM has been such a great place to work and has exposed me to so many great brands I never knew about before like Bueno! Plus I get to check out all the newest Matt & Natt products too, like this great Brave book bag I am wearing.

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Photography: The Lovely Allie Ruigrok

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