Tuesday, June 26, 2012

Memory Lane

Jumper- Urban Outfitters
Chiffon cardigan- Forever 21
Shoes- Target
Jewelry- Forever 21

Have you ever had a particular article of clothing bring back memories?  This outfit actually has a pretty cute memory attached to it.  Over two years ago I was going on a second date with an ex boyfriend.  While we hadn't dated in a pretty long time, we kept in touch (when he wasn't working in another country) and always had a lot of fun together.  This particular day my ex decided to take me to a Dodger game (sorry if I offend anyone but I haaaaate baseball!).  I was more than happy to go though because I was pretty excited to see him again :)

As it turns out, even in May wearing a jumper in LA was a bad choice.  I was freezing most of the night!  My date gladly sacrificed his button down shirt, and while it helped, we got out of there pretty early.  I kind of laugh when I think about it now because we both dislike baseball.  We had great seats, Blue Moons, and made fun of how boring the game was the entire time.  I guess we bonded over the humor of the situation?

Anyway, that was the second of many other dates.  He's now the love of my life, roommate (lol), father to our two chihuahuas, and the best boyfriend I could ask for.  And it all started with my blue jumper... Okay I'm totally kidding, but it was a great outfit at the start of our lovely relationship.




  1. What a great story!! Funny how we can remember certain things like that...the outfit we wore on our first dates, what we wore the first time we met, etc...

    I think the outfit is cute and makes for a great memory!

    Anastasia of Beverly Hills-Giveaway

  2. Love this outfit and the cute story behind it. The jumper is such an amazing colour!

  3. Love the jumper Ashley - you look fabulous in it!

    The Other Side of Gray

  4. aw! that is sweet - i ove that you both hated baseball! i love how the beginning of relationships are like that - you never know what the other likes and you end up both somewhere you hate trying not to, then it breaks you both hate it and bond over it. and the jumper is ADORABLE on you - that royal blue is your color!

    <3 katherine

  5. What an adorable story about your relationship! Your adorable blue jumper is that much more special now :) Congrats on reaching 100 followers!

    The Tiny Heart

  6. Beautiful outfit... great story! Love the cardigan... and the blog name is adorable!
    All in all, Awesome blog... :D
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  7. I love your little sheer cardigan, it's so so pretty :) xx

  8. love your outfit , and awesome color

  9. you look amazing.. I love every single detail of this outfit..

    the contrast between the color of the jumper and the color of the sweater it's amazing!
    Well done!

  10. super cute story!! and you look fabulous, i love seeing your hair in an updo, so pretty!
    hope all is well!!


  11. What an adorable story, and cripes, don't don't YOU look stunning?! (Hint: yes, yes you do!)

  12. love the chiffon cardi on top of the romper:)

  13. awww that's such a cute story. And wow I LOVE the bright romper, such a great color and it looks so pretty with the chiffon cardigan :)

  14. adorable jumper!


  15. your playsuit is fabulous!


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  16. amazing look! this dress is really pretty! :)

  17. GORGEOUS romper - very chic looking!! I am loving electric blue right now for summer & that chiffon cardi goes wonderfully!

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  18. SHUT UP!!! you are killing me girl!! I'm coming to LA just so you can take me shopping. seriously you have the best style!! love it! xoxo

  19. I have this, they are super comfortable ... They look very pretty on you


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