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Celebrating America (With a Twilight Picnic)

Jul 3, 2014

Happy (Early) 4th of July!

I’m kicking off today’s post with some words of wisdom: Never say never.

I once would have said, “never would I ever smoke a cigar”. However, when your boyfriend takes time out of his Sunday to take your blog photos instead of watching the World Cup, I decided it’s best to humor him when he laughs and begs you to take a “badass” (?) smoking picture. (Ew!) In hindsight, I’m glad I did. This photo makes me look way cooler than I actually am.

Alright, well now that that disclaimer is out of the way, we ended up having a lot of fun with our picnic (okay, it was a wine picnic… there was no food) down by the harbor. It was a perfect excuse to wear my new, could-not-be-more-perfect-for-4th-of-July digs from Madewell. I’m in love with this striped blue romper, and these incredible lace up gladiators that I – literally- have not taken off since. I paired them with some simple jewelry — my new favorite starfish necklace and grecian bangle to pull it all together.

What are you up to for the holiday weekend? I’ll be spending mine lakeside with Neal’s family. I’m so excited! You can bet I’ll be rocking this romper, too!

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