Thursday, February 14, 2013

My Lovely Valentine


Happy Valentine's Day!  Today, while considered a "Hallmark holiday", is still a wonderful day to remember your loved ones and show them how much you care.  I never expect anything big or overdone because a sweet card is all I really need.  But I do love to dress for the occasion.  This outfit is pretty special to me because I'm wearing both my wedding shoes and sash.  I love having pieces I can wear over and over again.  In fact, I can style my wedding dress for everyday wear.  I can't wait to remix that dress for you later in the month :)






Dress- Gift from Jessica (remixed)
Sash- Ruche
Cardigan- Forever 21
Shoes- Betsey Johnson via Ruche
Ring- Forever 21
Bag- Vintage

I can't wait to hear about everyone's Valentine's dates.  Are you going out tonight or waiting until the weekend to do something special?  Because I work so early I tend to push our dates to the weekend.  I can barely stay up past ten on weeknights!

I hope you have a lovely Valentine's Day!



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  1. Happy Valentine's Day! Your outfit is so cute, I love your shoes!!

    The Occasional Indulgence

  2. Happy Valentine! ;) love your outfit! :)
    Irene Wibowo

  3. Very pretty and romantic! I love how you added pieces from your wedding, that's so sweet! Happy Valentine's Day :)

  4. THAT DRESS. you look stunning!

  5. Wow, this is the perfect Valentine's Day outfit, that dress is gorgeous! My husband and I did V-day yesterday, we ordered in Chinese and had a How I Met Your Mother marathon followed by Mango Mint Ice Cream! Hope your day is lovely!

  6. You look adorable in your V Day dress. Your wedding shoes are gorgeous! I'm thinking about dying mine so I can wear them again (they're ivory).

    The Tiny Heart
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  7. I think you 110% have the right idea. I definitely want a wedding dress that I can take elements from and wear multiple times. I never thought I'd be able to wear the actual dress more than once... so I'm looking forward to that post too.

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  8. You are a master at remixing! I had no idea that this was the dress I gave you! I even thought "this dress is so perfect". Like I said, this dress was made for you. Not me. And I love the elements of your wedding mixed in. It's beautiful and I hope you and Kevin have a wonderful holiday -- like I'm sure you will!

  9. I LOVE the bow on this dress! You are the queen of recycling your wardrobe and putting new pieces together! Happy Valentine's Day <3

  10. I love this outfit, the red and pink are so perfect together!!! And the fact that you're wearing your wedding sash and shoes is so sweet, you look gorgeous. I can't wait to see how you remix your wedding dress!!!!
    I have no big plans, dinner with the famjam, yoga and then puppy cuddles :)

  11. Happy Valentines Day, Ashley! You look adorable in your pink and red outfit! I really love that headband! I'm also super excited to see how you remix your wedding dress :)

    As for V-Day, my BF is out of town so we already celebrated with dinner a few days ago. Tonight I'll be hitting up the gym then watching TV at home...just a normal night!

  12. You look so pretty. I love your little red dress. I really want to own a little red dress.

    Happy Valentine's Day.

    Tracy @ Sunny Days and Starry Nights

  13. Too freakin' adorable, Ashley. SUPER cute dress! Happy Valentine's Day to you!

    I hope you'll keep an eye out on my blog later today. I'll be featuring this as one of the looks I love today.


  14. That is so fun that you're wearing your wedding sash and shoes for your first Valentine's Day as a married couple :) I love it! Cute headband too!
    We're waiting until the weekend to celebrate too, we're just too busy during the week. Tonight we'll probably just stay in and do something low-key.

  15. Happy Valentine's Day! That dress is so cute...I absolutely love the pink sash!

  16. lovely outfit! love the dress and the shoes!
    Happy Valentine's day!

  17. You have INSANELY gorgeous legs. Happy Vday lovely!!!

  18. So sweet :)

    Happy Valentine's Day ♥


  19. Happy Valentine's Day! Very cute! I can hardly stay up past 10 and I don't work early!

    We are doing take out sushi at home, but if anyone is still looking for V-day dinner making ideas there is my Valentine's Dinner for Two!


  20. I love how you're wearing your wedding shoes and sash! That's amazing and can not wait to see you style your wedding dress! Happy V Day!


  21. You look so pretty! Happy Valentine's Day!

  22. i think everyone needs an LRD! it's just as important as an LBD! have a great night!

  23. Love this dress, you look beautiful! My boyfriends works delivering flowers so todays his busiest day of the year and I have classes all day so we won't be celebrating until tomorrow! He's taking me to build-a-bear because that all I want for vday ( I know I'm 5 lol)

    Can't wait to see you remix your wedding dress, that will be so cute I just know it!

  24. Love your outfit! That dress is so pretty, I love the sash and I love your shoes! :)

  25. You are every inch a lovely lady in red Ashley.....the dress is so perfect for V-DAY & beyond!!


  26. Aw, it's so sweet that you're wearing your wedding sash and shoes! I cannot wait to see how you wear the dress, it's stunning. You look fabulous in red, hope you had a wonderful Valentine's Day! :)

  27. So pretty! Happy Valentines Day! :)

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  29. such a cutie. love how you did v-day. adorbs :)

  30. love the dress, you look wonderful in red! I also use my weddings shoes, is great to buy things you can re-use!

  31. You look so pretty Ashley! Hooray for this dress, and I love that you wore your wedding sash and shoes for the occasion! We just cooked dinner in and did a small gift exchange which was perfect and low key!
    Happy Friday!
    xo Hannah

  32. I love the bow, you look lovely!

  33. You look so gorgeous and festive in your red dress! I love that you've restyled your wedding sash and shoes. And how appropriate to wear items from your wedding to celebrate Valentine's day?

  34. oh you look perfect! i love your outfit!!!

  35. lovely dress

  36. You are so cute! I love that you were able to reuse your wedding sash and shoes in such a creative way. This is one of the cutest Valentine's Day outfits I've seen! Definitely taking note for next year ♥


  37. You look soooo cute in this! Just lovely! I had a great Valentine's Day with free range chicken, roasted potatoes and red wine :) Hope you had a great one as well! Thank you for all of the sweet comments you always leave on my blog :)


  38. Oh this outfit is SO CUTE ! You're toooo pretty ♥

  39. I love that you can are remixing bits of your wedding outfit. It's a pretty sweet idea. Im getting a sash with my dress and I might have to nick the style from oyu! :P You look awesome in all the pink and red. Hope you had a great night. (The boy and I didnt do anything for it but its not such a big thing in Britain. We did have pancakes on shrove tuesday though).

  40. we pushed it back to the weekend also & had a quick little dinner at a Vietnamese place that's a 5 min walk from our house (very rare in Phx) but we'd for some reason never tried & it was awesome! what did you two end up doing? I LOVE this dress on you, how kind of Jessica! love that you paired it w/ the pink sash.

  41. Red and pink sash=perfect combination...ohhh gosh I want to be able to wear dresses soon!

  42. Oh my goodness I seriously love everything about this! As if the dress wasn't darling enough you had to add the pink belt! Love it. And those shoes! Gorgeous. You are really rocking the pink and red and might I add you look very pretty! Happy belated valentines day xo

  43. You look so stunning in this! how beautiful!!!!

  44. You have just convinced me to try and remix my wedding dress. I'm getting it from my mom when I go home this weekend now. Because that sash and those shoes are AMAZING with this dress and I cannot wait to see you wear your wedding dress again.

  45. You look so cute! I hope you had a great Valentine's day! :D

  46. If you are not used to high heels, choose the appropriate colored bridal shoes for your wedding party.


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