Garden party

Well, wedding, technically. That’s where I wore this the night after flying home from Istanbul.

garden-party-dress

Has a bit of a 1950’s housewife feel to it.

floral-detail

Like I should tie on an apron and serve fresh-baked cookies.

floral-dress-back

The print is bold enough to make my power ring seem understated.

istanbul-ring

I bought in the Grand Bazaar in Istanbul. It’s supposed to say something that offers me protection. 

ring-istanbul

All I know is it’s a lot of fun to wear while typing. And baking.

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8 Comments

  • Reply Erin July 9, 2009 at 8:44 am

    i love that kensie dress. and that ring is gorgeous! must get my parents to get me fabulous jewels when they go to turkey!

  • Reply Liv July 9, 2009 at 10:00 am

    Cute dress – very 50’s. LOVE that ring – wow.

  • Reply quelle July 9, 2009 at 1:28 pm

    what an awesome ring! and i love dresses with classic 50’s feel cuts.

  • Reply Gerri Ward July 9, 2009 at 11:50 pm

    What a beautiful and cheerful dress, solely perfect for a Wedding – I luv it ! Oh and your ring is too gorgeous. P.S. You look like you just stepped out of Vogue!

  • Reply la flore et la faune July 10, 2009 at 2:18 am

    Flower power&Great magic ring. I tried to translate the text about the award for you… :-)
    Thanks again

  • Reply MizzJ July 10, 2009 at 1:47 pm

    Cool dress, very colorful! How was Turkey?

  • Reply slk July 21, 2009 at 2:24 pm

    The black under ruffle is a nice detail. How fun is that necklace?

  • Reply The Anthology » Blog Archive » Bat wings and tie dye. July 23, 2009 at 7:24 pm

    […] there’s my amethyst bracelet, which isn’t quite as magic as my power ring, but it’s got to have some sort of special powers, […]

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