Sequins and Sea Breezes: East vs West Coast: Spring Pastels

East vs West Coast: Spring Pastels

3/27/2014


Pastels are always a spring trend so for this post I paired up with the gorgeous Paige from Life's A Party Dress Like It to share how East vs West Coast girls style this trend. Paige has been a busy, busy girl lately; if you didn't already know, she got to attend the Oscars back in February for work (don't worry, I'm just as jealous as you probably are... the dresses, the glam... *sigh*) but she managed to fit our monthly collab in and I'm super excited! Just check out that skirt... how Lily Pulitzer chic?!? 

{You can check out Paige's outfit details here}



I actually got this outfit inspiration from a Pinterest pin I saw. The girl was wearing mint skinny jeans, a coral tank and the turquoise J. Crew bubble necklace. I thought to myself, I have everything she's wearing in this outfit except the coral tank but I did have this aqua tank. So I decided to recreate it with what I had but still wasn't totally feeling the J.Crew necklace with it so I threw on my el cheapo Forever 21 necklace and BAM, outfit complete. I love when an outfit just kinda falls together and you end up loving it. I'm absolutely loving aqua and mint together right now too. Who am I kidding? I love both aqua and mint with pretty much anything, both are easily two of my favorite shades to sport. Nothing like a great pastel color to brighten up any skin tone and when you're lacking that summer tan that's definitely a good thing! I can't wait until this weather makes up it's mind and I can actually spend some time outdoors for a bit... I'm seriously having Vitamin D withdrawals! ;)

top: asos {sold out in aqua, green here} / jeans: rsq / heels: lulu*s {sold out in black, mint here} / necklace: forever 21 / watch: michael kors / bracelets: alex and ani, 4th & ocean {in store only, similar here} / sunglasses: urban outfitters

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30 comments

  1. I love the blue top!

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  2. I love the skinny jeans...i'm on the hunt for some colored ones...suggestions of where to look for them!?

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    1. I got these from Tilly's but I've also gotten some at Abercrombie! I feel like Abercrombie and Hollister are like the only places with colored skinny jeans right now for some reason!

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  3. Love seeing how you both styled pastels! Love your outfit Pam! I totally agree I love when the outfit just falls into place, we get inspiration but make it our own.
    <3 Rach & Sho
    www.sophieandtrey.blogspot.com

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  4. You're such a doll! I wouldn't miss our monthly collab for anything in the world :)
    Once again we both mention similar topics this time talking about how pastels make you appear tanner - I swear we were destined to be blog buddies! I'm completely and utterly obsessed with your look ... green is your color love!

    xo, Paige

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    1. Aww thanks Paige!! We really are destined to be blog buddies! :)

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  5. I love the different looks incorporating the same trend!

    Abby
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  6. You both look so cute! Loving that color on you and the necklace is gorgeous!

    <3 Shannon
    Upbeatsoles.blogspot.com

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  7. Yay, I love Paige!

    You both look absolutely gorgeous- and totally read for Spring/Summer 2014. :)

    -Ashley
    http://lestylorouge.com

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  8. second outfit is nice :)
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  9. I love the monochromatic outfit - totally pinterest!
    xo,
    Al
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  10. You both look amazing! Loving that Forever 21 necklace you wore! =)

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    xoxo,
    Jess

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  11. lovely accesories
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  12. This is such a fun collaboration idea! You both look great!
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  13. So cute! Love the mint and aqua together. And that necklace is fab!

    Nikki
    thefashionablewife.com

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  14. loved seeing your interpretations!!! very pretty mint :)

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