Wednesday, March 23, 2016

Wishlist Wednesday #10

It's getting a lot harder for me to make these wish lists, since all I can think about is Pinup Girl Clothing's as-yet unreleased new collection. Every time they preview it on Instagram, I get a little more excited about the new Mary Blair prints! I don't think it would be possible for me to get more excited about the rerelease of the Paris-print Jennys. Nonetheless, there's a great big world of fun clothing out there, and I spend an embarrassing amount of time trawling it for fun things. Here are this week's finds!

$25 and Under
Ok. I know button-up shirts are usually a major disaster on me, which is why I hardly ever wear them. But when I see the cutest little peach gingham top, I'm tempted to forget everything I ever knew and just go for it!
These heart-shaped sunglasses have more than a slight Lolita vibe, but they're also super kitschy and fun. That movie came out forever ago, anyway. No one would think of it in 2016 if I wore these, right?


$50 and Under
I sort of have a Thing for Peter Pan collars, and this mustard top from Collectif would look super snazzy with my mermaid skirt! Does anyone out there know if Collectif runs true to size?
I have a pink floral sundress from Le Bomb Shop that I absolutely adore, and this aqua one has adorable white buttons down the front. You definitely can't beat the price, either: $40!!

$100 and Under
I saw this dress on Doll Me Up's Instagram, and thought it was just adorable! I haven't been especially into pink for a long time, but gingham is a whole different animal, and I definitely think this would make for a super cute summertime dress!
This top! YASSSS.

'Budget' is not in my vocabulary
I'm really into gingham right now, and the rickrack trim joining the gingham appliqu├ęs on this Trashy Diva dress together is just too cute!
There's a very good chance that I'll use my entire month's clothing budget on buying this leopard-print shirtdress and not regret it at all. I reviewed the kitchen-print version of this dress in this post, and I think I'd get a lot of use out of this one, too. I saw some photos of the dress on Instagram, and it's much less yellow than it looks on the Bernie Dexter site.

What are you eyeing this week?

6 comments:

  1. PUG did a sneaky peeky of their new ballerina print coming out....OMGERD I HOPE I AM OFF MY BUYING BAN! I need that AND the above mentioned Paris print. My husband is just going to have to be mad at me that month because it's going to happen...damn it.

    Collectif runs a little big (in my experience) but not big enough to size up. The pieces I own from them have stretch and are food baby friendly lol :)

    And yes....that peter pan collar shirt is a must!!

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    1. I saw that ballerina print and my jaw actually dropped. It's so perfect! I hope you're off the buying ban, too! The post on FB *did* say summer 2016… so here's hoping!

      Thanks for the Collectif sizing info! I do love me a good food-baby friendly garment. It's basically a necessity, given how much I love to eat! I might go for it soon...

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  2. So many lovely things!! I'm especially enamored with that mustard top and those sunglasses--so cute for the spring!

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    1. The mustard top is SO perfect, and I know at least three ways I'd wear it. That makes it a wise purchase, right? Rationalizing things is my speciality!

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  3. I was eyeing that Collectif shirt today!! Great list ;) And I hear you; I feel like every week PUG releases a new preview of something awesome...Mary Blair and otherwise. AND Tatyana has been upping their game + I've been dying waiting for Oblong's new releases since 2015 haha. You've done a great job of not staying strictly with PUG though here, as I appreciate the difficulty! XO

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    1. Thank you! I'm having the hardest time saving my money for when the new PUG finally drops!! It'll be so hard to decide which pieces to get; I want every single one they've previewed!

      Did you order the new OBS skirts yet?

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