Sunday, September 29, 2013

Easy as pie

Outfit Details:
My Kind of Pie Dress: ModCloth
Tangerine spectators: BAIT Footwear
Fork and knife necklaces: ASOS (similar styles here)
Lemon pie ring: Citrus Couture
White belt: eBay






These photos are from a few weeks ago (before autumn really took hold), but I still wanted to post them because I really love this outfit!  I'd been waiting for this dress to come back in stock at ModCloth FOREVER; I was starting to think it would never come back!  When it did, I ordered it immediately (how could I not?).  The print is absolutely perfect.  I was nervous about the top half fitting (I sometimes have problems with shirt dresses/gaping buttons/etc.), and though it's a little snug, it fits and doesn't have any weird gaps, so I was very relieved!







I'm starting to feel more and more like myself again.  I'm a perfectionist, so whenever something is a little "off" with me (emotionally or physically), I get very frustrated when I don't immediately feel normal again.  I'm not a very patient person, to be honest.  And rationally, I know time heals all wounds.  But for now, I'm just keeping my mind occupied, and taking stock of all the things that make me happy these days, like:

- this dress
- rehearsals & feeling like a real actor again
- feeling physically well again, after having been sick
- making new friends
- reconnecting with old friends
- being surrounded by kind, supportive people
- changing leaves
- sunshine
- sweater weather
- new blogging opportunities (more on this soon!)
- resisting food-related indulgences 
- challenging myself 
- feeling pretty again
- planning to redecorate my room
- getting a nice review of our Fringe Festival show
- laughing
- the smells of autumn
- having "good skin" days
- lots of blankets on my bed
- hot showers
- my kitty cat
- making money
- living in the present
- being open to lots of possibilities






Have a lovely Sunday!
xox Sammi

20 comments:

  1. Awww, this dress looks so lovely on you! I had also been waiting forever for it to come back in stock, and was so happy when it finally did! I LOVE the lemon pie ring, as well as the shoes. I also have a problem with gaping buttons. That's great that you're starting to feel more like yourself again! And awesome that you're trying to focus on all the things that make you happy. That was a great list that you made. :)

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  2. The dress is so sweet and you look fantastic wearing it!

    Kiss, Nati
    http://iampoliticallycorrect.blogspot.com/

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  3. thank you so much for your love! <3
    followed back! :)
    keep in touch
    xoxo
    Cecilia

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  4. Ahhhh I neeeeeeeeeed this dress SO bad, I have wanted it for ages and you're making me want it even more. Hopefully can get it when I am off my shopping ban :P

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  5. Adorable dress! I've been seeing so much of it on blogs lately- it's SO cute! Alex

    tobebeautifulingodseyes.blogspot.com

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  6. i love the dress!!!....i understand you dear...how you feel...i am doing the same...trying to find things for feel myself more happy to day!..

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  7. How inspiring you are! It's great to know you are feeling better. You look lovely as always.♥

    Kathy
    www.mypeachdays.com

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  8. How inspiring you are! It's great to know you are feeling better. You look lovely as always.♥

    Kathy
    www.mypeachdays.com

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  9. 1. Adorable dress. You literally look as sweet as pie. ;)
    2. I'm glad you're feeling more like yourself. I've been having a hard week and there's nothing like counting your blessings to make your problems feel small. Keep it up! :D
    3. It is so stinkin cute how your ring matches your dress perfectly.

    love,
    a

    www.missdecaf.blogspot.com

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  10. This dress is the cutest thing ever, and it is kind of making me hungry...I need something sweet asap! I love that your ring matches so perfectly :)

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  11. Before I read the post I was about to say...HOW are you still bare-legged?! haha. I'm glad you're feeling like yourself again. That dress is adorable! As much as I love a good sundress and flats, I still love autumn fashion the best. It brings so much more creativity to the table!

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  12. glad to hear you're feeling more like yourself! it's a process, but slowly and surely, you'll come back to yourself :)
    looking gorgeous, as always!
    xo

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  13. What a fun print! And that ring is super cute!

    xoxo
    -Janey

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  14. Oh, this dress is so you and I was just thinking that how you paired with those adorable shoes was my favorite part and then- you show off that necklace! Really too perfect!

    Love the list of positive things (especially the new blogging opportunities!)

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  15. Hi gorgeous! Love your blog and your ladylike style! Would you like to follow each other? Take a look at my blog and let me know ;)
    Kisses from Argentina!

    http://www.stylebydeb.com

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  16. oh! You are a walking cute-cupcake ^.^

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  17. So cute outfit!! Love your look from head to toe... amazing! Check out my blog... and what do you think... do you wanna follow each other?
    www.styleofdarina.blogspot.com

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  18. Your dress is beyond lovely!! <3 I'm following you back on Bloglovin now dear :)
    Let's keep in touch!
    xx

    http://www.stylebydeb.com

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  19. I just saw this on Modcloth the other day and put it on my wishlist! I'm trying not to spend money on clothes (been good for a few months now) but this one is tempting me. I REALLY love pie.

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  20. This print is adorable and I'm so glad you've been feeling happier!

    Xo, Hannah

    sweetsweetnoir.net

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