May 13, 2011

Friday's Fancies: Overly Orange

(Images via 1, 2)


Greetings, my loves, and happy Friday!

What a pain was the blogger meltdown this week? Makes you wonder what in the world we did before all these beautiful blogs were established, right?! My Pink and Green Thursday post from yesterday was deleted, unfortunately (along with some comments from Wednesday's post), and I had to republish. I probably wouldn't have even bothered going to all the trouble, but I was so in love with the Plum Pretty Sugar feature that I just had to!


Anyway, it's Friday now, blogger is up and running, and everyone should be smiling for the weekend. I'm joining my friend AV today and doing my very first Friday's Fancies post!

The secret behind Friday's Fancies (and its crazy popularity) is all about dreaming BIG. Forget about the price tag or the practicality and let your fashion imagination run wild! For my first link up I wanted to share some gorgeous citrus-inspired images that I've been collecting this season. Everywhere I look these days I'm seeing nothing but orange!


(Images via 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6)


How would I do orange? With a little color blocking, of course!

(Created using Polyvore)

You can find a list featuring each item on my Brown Eyed Belle polyvore site.


Are you loving the orange trend as much as me? Maybe it's because it's such a good shade for my skin tone and hair color, but I'm smitten!




Lauren Grace said...

Whew, that blogger meltdown was nuts! Glad to see everything back up and running- LOVE today's post!

Daily Cup of Couture said...

love all this orange! have a fabulous weekend!


sugarhoneybaby said...

Lovely post!
Have a nice weekend:)

Drew {Coral Cafe} said...

That orange is just poppin!! I love how you mixed it with aqua and yellow!! Fantastic spring combo palette!!

Content Director - Strong Female Leaders said...

Yes, I do like a pop of color. Lovely lovely clothes and accessories.

Mrs4444 said...

Sadly, orange is not my color, though peach is kind of nice on me. I love that last outfit!! Gorgeous. This is a fun idea :)

Seashells and Southern Belles said...

oh my gosh, that banana skirt is the cutest thing ever!! and I love all of those colors together!

Anonymous said...

I love your Polyvore board! I would love to get an orange clutch for the summer. Enjoy your weekend, Julie. xo

mal and criss said...

haha, I'm laughing at what Lauren Grace said - Criss and I were having a panic attack too! Love this post - I'm just as smitten with the pops of colors and bold orange being integrated into my wardrobe, yet I haven't found "that piece" that I know I'll love... adorable post!

ali v. said...

To say my comments are way overdue is an understatement--but SERIOUSLY...I'm in LOVE with your first {and subsequent} Friday’s Fancies posts! I'm so grateful to call you a Friday's Fancies Faithful...and thank you for joining in the revolution, especially with my favorite color in your first attempt! Can't wait to really catch up soon...attribute my MIAness to vacation and work! xoxo {av}