March 31, 2011


Maxi-Dress: Sugarlips from Macys; Shoes and Sunglasses: BCBG; Clutch: Thrifted; Earrings: H&M
Danced by myself in the desert bathed in the sunset last night.  Even hummed my own tune just to keep the rhythm going.  I had mixed feelings whether it was strange or romantic.  If only I had my Mister with me; surely it would have been romantic.  (Note to self: dance with Hubby underneath a sunset.)  There were plenty of cars rolling by and I was definitely in clear view.  I didn't know if the tired-from-the-day drivers were thinking, 'What is that girl doing in that gorgeous maxi dress by 'Sugarlips'?  Is she trying to make it rain?'  Or - maybe I'm being too narcissistic.  Yes, way too narcissistic to believe that anyone would be staring at me while the Man above was painting His magnificent golden sunset.  Whatever it was, I didn't let it stop me from feeling free.


Liesl said...

What a beautiful dress!!! You are so long, lean and elegant! Looks like you really enjoyed the sunset and I love that you even hummed a little...too fun!

Liesl :)

Jessica said...

lovvvvve that maxi (lots of v's means emphatic love'ness)!!

Hayley said...

I sware you look like a model in these photos-- in all of them mostly!! So pretty!!

The Weekend File

Anonymous said...

Beaaaautiful pictures, these look like magazine pictorial, and of course it's all cause you model look and gorgeous dress!

<3 Cess O.
The Outfit Diaries

AriadnaBach said...

what a nice dress!
lovely pictures.


Unknown said...

i adore this dress. so lovely & flowy with a great print. you are just beautiful! <3

Gingham & Grace said...

Love that dress! I am sure that people were staring at you while driving by!


Anonymous said...

i adore this dress, but i like your comments below it more. if i saw someone dancing by themselves in the desert my first thought would be "raindance!" for sure.

and looove the paisley. it doesn't look too paisley-ish, if that makes sense.

Sabrina Says Blog said...

Gorgeous! I think it's safe to say you caught a few eyes of the passer-bys! You look stunning in this sunlight and I love the way the dress moves. Fantastic. I can't wait for sunsets like this.... I think it first requires the sun to come out in washington...

Maybe can you do a sun-dance? Thanks :)

Sabrina Says

Anonymous said...

I love your blog so much!

Natalia Lynn said...

Beautiful! This is one of my favorites by far. I want that dress!

Nanina said...

You do look the part. Free :-) But tell me... Is there one thing you cannot wear? In all honesty? :-D

Relatable Style

Unknown said...

haha gotta love the nice moments between you and the camera when people think you are crazy. the last picture is absolutely gorgeous!

<3 steffy
Steffys Pros and Cons

Lauren said...

I love that print on your maxi dress! So cute and girly.


Gentri said...

hahaha! I love it. That truly is a beautiful scene! The desert at sunset?? Aw. :) I love it. And of course I LOVE that maxi!!

Courtney B said...

That dress IS gorgeous!! I've been looking for the perfect maxi...and you found it! haha

Rachael said... and me...
Pretty dress!
Love the last picture of you. That's a good shot.
Good thing you have shoes on, because those rocks look like they would hurt!

Amy @ Amy Day to Day said...

That dress is amazing!!! That's one of the prettiest maxi dresses I've seen! Looks amazing on you!

amy day to day

my healthy twist said...

I love this outfit, so pretty! XOXO,

Anonymous said...

I'm pretty sure they were all looking at you and I'm also pretty sure they all went home and told their families they saw Giselle Bundchen in a photo shoot. Seriously!

Lidi @ Eclectic Flair

Laura said...

Gorgeous maxi! That third photo looks straight out of a magazine!

Rissy said...

hahahah "is she trying to make it rain?" if only you had some Native American drums playing.

so jealous you are one of those people who can wear a maxi dress with flats! I would trip, fall, and skin my knees.


Kelly said...

I love this photoshoot. The sunset is gorgeous, as is the dress. I'm finding it super hard to find a nice maxi dress, but I think this one is beautiful.

Bronzed Humanity said...

Feeling free is good for the soul! Love these photos and that dress!

Hot Pink Day

Lori said...

i love this outfit! you look gorgeous :)

Megan said...

love that dress. and i like your arms. is that a weird compliment?

Diana Smith said...

Gorgeous dress!! You look beautiful, I love that you went to the desert to take these pics! you are soo creativee!

Livy Love

Virginie's Cinema said...

The sunset is gorgeous but darling so are you! This dress is amazing and I love that you danced the photo shoot away. I dance by myself all the time too... maybe it's just to beat the Canadian cold though!


amber lynn said...

thanks for stopping by my blog! :)

i am LOVING your dress, gorgeous!!

Lauren Caldwell said...

LOVE that dress! I can't wait till its warm enough here to bust out my maxis! :)

xo! Lauren @ tickled.

Katie said...

I love that dress!

emma miller said...

Amazing pictures! You look beautiful and free :)

Inna xoxo said...

I absolutely love this dress!! I cant really wear Maxi dresses cuz im short, boohooo :(
xoxo Inna :)

GretchTM said...

This dress is beautiful! You are gorgeous!

anabel said...

warm evening sunsets are the best. I feel like the clouds do crazy things. what a sweet post.

Bailey Schneider said...

Another beautiful outfit! I love the dress and the shoes!

You would LOVE our South African sunsets...the best in the world :-)

Much love, Vanilla Blonde

Michelle's Style File said...

Beautiful photos- the lighting is perfect!


No Place Like Home said...

want your dress. its so pretty!

Team Airhart said...

Absolutely beautiful! I'm so in awe of your boldness and courage to just get out there and get these incredible photos! That is awesome!

Unknown said...

I would feel the same! What a beautiful dress and sunset! beijossssss
have a great weekend!

Fancy House Road said...

Hi, I've been stalking your blog for a while now. I thoroughly enjoy it :) Anyways, I just had to say that I love this dress. The length is absolutely dreamy (not to mention you totally have the body for a long dress).

Happy Friday!
Kiersten, fancyhouseroad

Unknown said...

that dress looks amazing on you!

Nicole Craven said...

lovely dress!!! the print is wonderful

Lindsay @ Delighted Momma said...
This comment has been removed by the author.
Lindsay @ Delighted Momma said...

Maxi dresses are my absolute favorite! You look beautiful!!

Delighted momma

lcason said...

I love this dress but I can't find it. Going to Italy this summer and I'm pretty sure this dress would be perfect :)

oakleyses said...

chanel handbags, burberry outlet online, coach purses, coach outlet, prada handbags, true religion outlet, louis vuitton, nike free, michael kors outlet store, christian louboutin, oakley sunglasses, tory burch outlet, longchamp handbags, louis vuitton outlet, christian louboutin shoes, louis vuitton handbags, kate spade handbags, michael kors outlet, tiffany jewelry, michael kors outlet online, coach outlet, tiffany and co jewelry, louis vuitton outlet, ray ban outlet, red bottom shoes, louis vuitton outlet online, nike air max, michael kors outlet online, jordan shoes, ray ban sunglasses, nike air max, true religion outlet, true religion, burberry outlet online, coach outlet store online, michael kors outlet online, michael kors outlet online, kate spade outlet online, cheap oakley sunglasses, christian louboutin outlet, polo ralph lauren, longchamp outlet, gucci handbags, longchamp outlet online, nike shoes, polo ralph lauren outlet, prada outlet

oakleyses said...

louis vuitton, oakley pas cher, burberry pas cher, nike roshe, nike trainers, ray ban pas cher, nike roshe run, nike blazer pas cher, michael kors canada, longchamp pas cher, sac louis vuitton, tn pas cher, north face pas cher, barbour, louis vuitton pas cher, nike air max, nike air force, longchamp, sac vanessa bruno, timberland, air max pas cher, louis vuitton uk, converse pas cher, new balance pas cher, lacoste pas cher, hermes pas cher, michael kors uk, vans pas cher, nike free, air jordan, scarpe hogan, ralph lauren pas cher, nike free pas cher, abercrombie and fitch, lululemon, hollister, chaussure louboutin, guess pas cher, mulberry, north face, hollister, air max, ray ban uk, nike air max, sac michael kors, ralph lauren

oakleyses said...

giuseppe zanotti, uggs on sale, asics shoes, instyler ionic styler, north face outlet, canada goose outlet, wedding dresses, mont blanc pens, uggs outlet, rolex watches, mcm handbags, birkin bag, abercrombie and fitch, uggs outlet, reebok shoes, north face jackets, ferragamo shoes, ghd, new balance outlet, beats headphones, soccer shoes, ugg soldes, lululemon outlet, p90x workout, ugg boots, ugg, jimmy choo shoes, babyliss pro, insanity workout, ugg outlet, marc jacobs outlet, ugg outlet, vans outlet, valentino shoes, roshe run, chi flat iron, canada goose outlet, nfl jerseys, canada goose, nike huarache, longchamp, herve leger, bottega veneta, mac cosmetics, soccer jerseys, canada goose outlet, celine handbags, hollister

oakleyses said...

juicy couture outlet, moncler, timberland shoes, pandora jewelry, baseball bats, moncler, canada goose uk, swarovski uk, thomas sabo uk, wedding dress, replica watches, parajumpers outlet, oakley, converse, pandora charms, swarovski jewelry, hollister canada, vans, canada goose, converse shoes, moncler, juicy couture outlet, supra shoes, karen millen, links of london uk, nike air max, ray ban, moncler outlet, coach outlet, montre femme, canada goose pas cher, louis vuitton canada, iphone 6 case, hollister, moncler, gucci, air max, ralph lauren, moncler, lancel, canada goose, pandora uk, ugg, hollister clothing, uggs canada, toms outlet, moncler, louboutin

Unknown said...

christian louboutin
coco chanel
oakley sunglasses
beats by dr dre
true religion outlet
burberry outlet
gucci outlet
oakley sunglasses wholesale
ray bans
christian louboutin sale
timberland earthkeepers
black timberland boots
coach factory outlet
oakley sunglasses
ray ban glasses
coach outlet store online
pandora jewelry
michael kors outlet online sale
marc jacobs
louis vuitton outlet
timberland boots
lebron james shoes
kate spade
coach outlet
coach factory outlet online
true religion outlet
jordan 3
michael kors bag
christian louboutin outlet
oakley sunglass
oakley sunglasses
louis vuitton handbags
tory burch outlet online
fitflop footwear
timberland boots
ray ban uk
jordan 8
cheap nfl jerseys

Unknown said...

burberry factory outlet
converse shoes
louis vuitton handbags
kate spade handbags
burberry outlet
true religion jeans outlet
chanel handbags
coach purses
louis vuitton uk
kate spade handbags
coach handbags
michael kors outlet sale
oakley outlet
air max 90
gucci handbags
true religion outlet store
michael kors outlet store
tory burch handbags
ray ban wayfarer
chanel 2.55
cheap ray ban sunglasses
coach factory outlet
ray ban outlet
louis vuitton outlet
louis vuitton outlet
cheap nhl jerseys
salomon running shoes
michael kors uk

Unknown said...

canada goose outlet
heat jersey
beats headphones
cheap nike shoes
mbt shoes outlet
the north face outlet
dan marino jersey,louis delmas jersey,brent grimes jersey,cameron wake jersey,mike wallace jersey,dan marino jersey,cameron wake jersey
chris paul jersey
prom dresses
cheap uggs,
minnesota vikings jerseys
arizona cardinals jerseys
ysl outlet
cheap wedding dresses
vibram fivefingers
kobe bryant jersey
michael kors uk outlet
futbol baratas
rolex watches uk
eagles jerseys
kobe bryant shoes
kobe 9 elite
nba jerseys wholesale
chanel handbags
new york jets jerseys
jeremy maclin jersey,jamaal charles jersey,joe montana jersey,justin houston jersey,dontari poe jersey,eric berry jersey
washington redskins jerseys
canada goose jackets
north face jackets
soccer jerseys

xumeiqing said...

oakley sunglasses wholesale
louis vuitton
tods shoes
louis vuitton outlet
coach factory outlet
oakley sunglasses
louis vuitton outlet
abercrombie & fitch
burberry outlet
oakley sunglasses
coach factory outlet
michael kors
coach outlet online
abercrombie and fitch
gucci outlet
coach factory outlet
kevin durant shoes
louis vuitton outlet
coach outlet
michael kors outlet online
ugg boots
michael kors handbags
coach factory outlet
cheap oakley sunglasses
hollister kids
north face jackets
cheap jerseys
uggs clearance
ugg slippers
michael kors outlet

dongdong said...

coach outlet
barbour uk
louis vuitton outlet
sac longchamp pliage
kate spade uk
michael kors handbags
nike trainers
louis vuitton outlet
longchamp bags
nike sb shoes
ralph lauren
michael kors handbags
michael kors uk
coach canada outlet
canada goose jacket
kate spade outlet
jordan 4 toro
nike tn
michael kors outlet
michael kors outlet
canada gooses jackets
ugg australia
mulberry bags
michael kors
christian louboutin shoes
air max 95
michael kors outlet
uggs on sale
cheap ugg boots
louis vuitton
michael kors
canada gooses outlet
louis vuitton uk
moncler outlet
soccer jerseys
adidas superstars
michael kors uk
christian louboutin shoes
michael kors handbags

Unknown said...

ugg boots
juicy couture tracksuit
prada outlet online
michael kors online outlet
ralph lauren outlet
the north face outlet
coach outlet store
cheap nike shoes
ralph lauren polo
chicago blackhawks
burberry outlet online
beats headphones
rolex watches
nike air max uk
nike free 5
louis vuitton outlet online
air jordan 4
true religion outlet uk
oakley sunglasses canada

Unknown said...

minnesota vikings jerseys
cheap nfl jerseys wholesale
new balance shoes
michael kors handbags
dolphins jerseys
prada shoes
armani outlet
mbt shoes online
ralph lauren outlet
adidas yeezy

raybanoutlet001 said...

kate spade outlet
true religion outlet store
coach factory outlet
kate spade outlet online
nike tn
jimmy choo outlet
ray ban sunglasses
nike blazer
nba jerseys