I am a huge Lilly Pulitzer lover. I know I blog time and time again about Lilly, but I can't help myself! I love vibrant colors for dresses and tops; Lilly Pulitzer exemplifies bright, sunny days. I actually purchased two pieces (an Elsa top and a dress) that were both on sale in store at the Coconut Point Mall in Florida. I have to dedicate this post to my mom, though. She actually purchased both of these pieces first! Haha! I totally copied her style. At almost 67, she still rocks out to Lilly P.! See below how women of any age can wear Lilly Pulitzer!
Shirt: here. Ours were both on sale for $100.
White skirt on mom: Talbots (on sale).
White skirts from Loft that I'm totally obsessed with: here, here and here. Buying ASAP! Just got some coups.
Shirt dress: similar here.
In store, our dresses were on sale.
Similar style: here.
It's just such an easy dress. It's a throw-on-and-go dress that doesn't require much (if any!) extra effort.
Pair with sandals, and you're ready for the day or night!
Mom's first Lilly Pulitzer experience!
Similar option: here.
"Peel and eat shrimp" on the walls. The punchy patterns are so gorgeous!
Every pattern has a cute/catchy name.
More artwork from the Lilly store at Coconut Point Mall.
I laughed so hard when I put on this outfit (above, right). I had a flamingo Lilly bag, mug and shirt. A student stopped me in the hall and said, "does your bag really match your shirt?" I replied, "You should see my mug!" We laughed pretty hard at my ridiculousness and love of flamingos.
Shoes: Tory Burch (old) similar here.
Bag: Lilly Pulitzer (old) similar here. This bag is my spring work bag. There is plenty of room for a laptop, water bottle, folders, notebooks, a planner, pens/pencils and my lunch in this bag.
Mug: also old Lilly, but similar here.
I then wore this Elsa top out to dinner downtown for Jackie and Julie's birthday dinner.
I paired the Elsa top with black leggings. My shirt is a size small for reference. It was so comfortable!
Sandals: Jack Rogers
Black leggings: similar here. I bought mine from a little boutique in downtown Geneva called Lela. It's adorable! But my leggings are old; Lela is constantly changing their stock!
Lip color: Stila
Orange bracelet: old J. Crew, similar here.
Before going out to dinner for Jackie and Julie's birthdays in the city!
I wore my Lilly shirt dress for a 3.5 hour drive to Appleton, Wisconsin to see this beautiful mama-to-be. It was so comfortable for the drive! It also didn't wrinkle in all that time in the car. It was a perfect travel dress.
My pink bracelet: here.
Caitlin's dress: (maternity) Old Navy on sale!
Just measuring Cait's belly! haha! I didn't win with my guess, sadly.
Besties since sake bombing in South Bend.
So excited to meet baby H!
Little Mel! Love her! She and her sister Brittany threw a fabulous baby shower for Caitlin.
I MUST invest in a pair of Lilly P. croakies like Melanie had!
My monogram necklace: Moon and Lola in mirrored gold.
Can't wait to spoil little baby H! Loved seeing Caitlin and her family. It was so great to reunite!
How do you wear vibrant patterns?