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Victorian Romance

March 30, 2011

"Ralph Lauren, Spring Style, Crochet, Lace, Feminine, Personal Style"

"Ralph Lauren, Spring Style, Crochet, Lace, Feminine, Personal Style"

"Ralph Lauren, Spring Style, Crochet, Lace, Feminine, Personal Style"

"Ralph Lauren, Spring Style, Crochet, Lace, Feminine, Personal Style" (Sweater – MNG by Mango JCPenney, Dress and Skirt – Thrifted, Boots – Jessica Simpson)

I loved the Victorian Romance that pranced down the Ralph Lauren runway.. and it was their collection that inspired my look.

Lace, ruffles and western touches.

*Based on multiple comments, this will be the next hair tutorial!

32 Comments leave one →
  1. Maggie permalink
    March 30, 2011 6:04 am

    I love your blog. I love your sense of style and the outfits you put together. You really are very inspiring and for that I thank you.

    I just have one question: Why don’t you smile?

    In almost every picture you have this look on your face like you were just stunned to find a camera pointing at you. I think you are a beautiful woman and would love to see you smile more!

    It takes less muscles and energy to smile than it does to frown.🙂

    • March 30, 2011 8:25 am

      I’v actually seen quite a few posts of her smiling. In fact, I’d say the last shot of this very post is a smile. I think most of her images are simply a relaxed face rather than a forced frown or smile. And I think she’s pretty lucky to have a relaxed face that photographs well-my relaxed face makes me look like someone I love just died. Love this ensemble by the way!

      • Maggie permalink
        March 31, 2011 6:51 am

        “my relaxed face makes me look like someone I love just died.”

        LOL – Mine, too. Maybe I’m just jealous.😉

  2. March 30, 2011 6:23 am

    this is what i call being stylish and creative. the delicate fabulous dress looks amazing with that skirt, it makes it so much more interesting. something ‘flats’ becomes something phenomenal. it is like romantic hippie meets stylish country girl. the socks are the absolute finishing touch and i love the color of the cardigan.

  3. March 30, 2011 6:37 am

    Great outfit. love the color of that sweater.

    http://www.fashionablecollections.blogspot.com

  4. March 30, 2011 6:56 am

    Love that skirt, and braid!!!
    Kisses
    http://mencantaaccesoriosyalgomas.blogspot.com/

  5. Alex permalink
    March 30, 2011 6:59 am

    Beautiful! Especially love the hair. Could you do a “your cheapest accessory” tutorial for a similar look soon?

  6. March 30, 2011 7:19 am

    Very cool outfit, I really like the mix!
    x

    http://rosemodern.blogspot.com

  7. March 30, 2011 7:30 am

    i thnk i like your take on it more than the runway looks! i’m really loving your boots and they definitely make the outfit.

    and your braid is just..perfect. maybe a hair tutorial on that next?!🙂

  8. March 30, 2011 7:34 am

    I really like this outfit!
    And your hair is gorgeous.❤ Nicole Lisa
    http://www.blushcode.com/

  9. March 30, 2011 8:00 am

    Lovely, lovely lace – thanks for sharing!!

  10. March 30, 2011 8:15 am

    The slip or skirt seeping out the back is so pretty. I love how dainty your outfit is, even with the dark brown accents.

    Love,
    http://www.thewrittenrunway.com

  11. kirsten permalink
    March 30, 2011 8:18 am

    hair tutorial please! it looks so lovely!

  12. March 30, 2011 8:42 am

    Beth, your hair always looks fantastic! And I’ve been crushing on those shoes for some time. It all looks great!

  13. March 30, 2011 8:49 am

    This might be one of my favorite looks of yours. It is perfect and you are so beautiful. Love the bohemian braid–it’s the perfect match with that outfit.

  14. March 30, 2011 8:51 am

    Love this! I love the color palette and your braid is perfect!

    http://www.glamlatte.com

  15. Joanna Gregory permalink
    March 30, 2011 9:28 am

    Gorgeous! love every detail down to the little socks popping out of the boots🙂

    Looking forward to this hairstyle on the next ‘Cheapest accessory’!
    You look great with or without your smile🙂 as your personality shines through, always!

    Please, if you have the time.. I think we’re all still looking forward to your Olsen style turban D.I.Y

    Have a fantastic day!
    Joanna

  16. March 30, 2011 9:57 am

    Your outfit is gorgeous, and I love the hair too! XOXO, http://www.NatalyasCloset.com

  17. March 30, 2011 10:09 am

    I’m in love with the whole outfit. It’s so flawless and lovely color choice!

    p.s. I love her hair.

    xoxo,
    melrod

  18. March 30, 2011 10:22 am

    Lovely inspiration, lovely outfit! I’m in love with the crochet.

    xo L.

  19. March 30, 2011 11:49 am

    From the hem, to the hair, to the ankle socks…love this look, Beth!

  20. March 30, 2011 12:32 pm

    Just adore this look Beth! The hemline and color of your sweater and boots are so fabulous!

    xx

    J

    Jessicahagy.blogspot.com

  21. March 30, 2011 1:52 pm

    J’adore the boots!

  22. March 30, 2011 2:35 pm

    Beautiful! Loved the RL collection aswell and the way you made it yours!

  23. March 30, 2011 2:37 pm

    You have a great way of bringing the runway to life!! Definitely one of my top favorite outfits.

    Laurenlovestoshare

  24. dee permalink
    March 30, 2011 10:00 pm

    love your hair can you please do a tutorial?

  25. March 30, 2011 10:02 pm

    Beautiful!! You look so fresh and free!

    sweetandsassy-sherry.blogspot.com

  26. March 31, 2011 5:19 am

    Gorgeous look! I just adore lace with that cardigan.. and those boots! Simply stunning😀

  27. March 31, 2011 12:29 pm

    I love your style! xoxo

    http://www.nydontleaveme.com

  28. Lisa permalink
    March 31, 2011 7:19 pm

    Oooooooooooh! Love it – from head to toe!

  29. April 6, 2011 1:57 pm

    one of my all time favorites… gorgeous.

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