Wishful Thinking

Tuesday, April 2, 2013

Wish for something everyday! It doesn't hurt to ask. Have FAITH! Either your wish will be granted, denied (sometimes denial is good! haha) or it just might be granted at a later time in your life. Sometimes I simply wish for a peaceful & pleasant day. Other times it's for something in particular I may want.


On this particular day, I wished for the rain to stop so I could photograph this floral dress I purchased from ASOS. The dark floral print of the dress was truly befitting of the weather that day. HaHa Cloudy, rainy skies loomed over the city and the wind was seriously whipping! Talk about blowing me away (and don't even mention my little camera tripod)! HaHa Well, the rain did stop long enough for me to get in a couple of photos, the sun came out and then it rained again. HaHaHa Grass on my shoes. Check. Head & feet cut off in pic. Check. Damp hair. Check. However, I still smiled because my humble wish was granted. :) AND I'm ordering another black cardigan, because after looking at this one, it is seriously faded! HaHaHa Pictures reveal everything! Have A Great Day!

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Beauty Fashion Skin Care Blog - Girlie Blog Seattle said...

Cute dress. By the way, impressive media kit and I like how you listed your sponsors. You are so organized.
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Stephanie G said...

what a lovely print kim, definitely having a marilyn moment there ;) xx

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Cee said...

You are so right Kim, wishes do come true - not always the big ones, or the unrealistic win-the-lottery-type ones... but if you focus on all of the small things you hope for that do actually come to you, you'll be a very happy, positive person! So glad the sun came out for you to snap these shots, your dress is just lovely; I'm especially drawn to the empire waistline with the velvet ribbon. Happy Monday!
xox,
Cee

Mr.Jovita said...

Your blog really is verrrrry sweet !! <3

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Mica said...

Oh it does look really windy! Glad you got a break in the rain for long enough to take some shots of the dress though - it's beautiful! I love the print and the pleats :)

Away From Blue

The Dainty Dolls House said...

Hello lovely!! I agree. Sometimes we can't always get what we want, but we get what we need...we can wish and wish, if it comes true, we are thankful and if it doesn't sometimes it just happens another way or when we're more ready!! You look radiant, I love the outfit, the colour suits you perfectly!! I do hope you had a marvellous Easter time doll. I took yesterday off because I needed the break...sat in my p.j.'s all day, haha!! It was so nice though. Sun is shining here, so I think I'll be heading outside!! I do hope you have a great day doll xx

Jillian said...

Ridiculously cute skirt, Kim! I love the length too.

Style Journey said...

What a great dress for a beautiful day! I am going to wish for warm weather too so I can wear my dresses :) Heather

Janice Lunes said...

Love your skirt !

I'm loving your hair so much :P

Kisses !

Coco said...

Your dress is adorable, breezy and cheerful. I love it when you dress this girlie!! xxxxx

april said...

I like your dress... special effects of your photo

BIKBIK AND RORO said...

I don't exactly wish; I pray, and make statements of faith, like "Thank you God that today IS peaceful and blessed" :) You look beautiful in that dress! (I also wanted to say I envy the wind you're experiencing, but decided it sounded too odd lol)!

Katie Frank said...

this skirt is too wonderful <3 <3 <3

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Natalia A said...

Such a beautiful print! Hope you had a lovely Easter, Kim! x

CRISTINA SURDU said...

i like the picture with the dress ;)!


Have a nice day ;)!
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Lilli said...

I really agree with you Kim:) Never stop to dream and wish:) I like your dress, too adorable! Kisses! xo

MaysaAndSunshine said...

Ooh, you look fancy lady! The dress looks really great paired with a black cardigan. You sure have great eyes for pairing colors. It is supposed to rain here later today and possibly tomorrow..yuck. i 'd better go get my umbrella.

You must have meant the Peach Pie, Kim? I thought long and hard as when i made Apple Pie..hehe (next on my list).

Tami Rebekah said...

What a great message!! Thanks!! Hope you have a wonderful week! Following along with BlogLovin!!

TheTinyHeart said...

That dress is SO pretty on you, Kim! I love the print! It is definitely a challenge trying to take blog photos in bad weather.

-Sharon
The Tiny Heart

Always Maylee said...

Glad your wish was granted so that we could see this pretty dress on you!

xo, Yi-chia
Always Maylee

aki! said...

Your skirt is so super cute!

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Denisa said...

I like that print, looks nice. Have a great day.

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Rowena @ rolala loves said...

Kim you look so pretty in that dress! I love the blue and white print and the pleated skirt! I'm just glad the weather cooperated long enough for you get these shots but dealing with the wind is never fun.

Rowena @ rolala loves

Dina Karivalis said...

Such a cute print! So happy you got to photograph it and share it on the blog. Just discovering your blog now, it is very sweet! Just like the name. Would love for you to stop by mine if you get the chance!
xo Dina
Sweetest Somethings

Corinne said...

you look fab, Kim! And gotta love how Mother Nature has been lately (can you sense my sarcasm?) hahah! Yay for a few precious moments, though!

xx Corinne
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Sara Gerard said...

Beautiful dress! I love different shades of blue like that, it is PERFECT for spring and summer! You look so happy and pretty Kim!

Nico Saich said...

Kim I love the message of this post! Wishing is always a good thing! Your dress is so flattering and I love the blue floral print. Love that you are sharing style photos now : )

-Nico

www.SatinAndSalt.com

Chic 'n Cheap Living said...

How perfect for spring! Oh and I love your outfit posts dear - you need to do more of them!

p.s. I need to email you back - no rush on a post!

xoxo,
Chic 'n Cheap Living

kim bim said...

i Love you in that Asos Floral dress, you look totally awesome!!! great purchase.

jo said...

Hi Kim, I adore this dress on you. Love the colors! You should post more of your outfits. I love to see what you're wearing. Such a cute post! Guess what? I'm talking about ASOS on my post today too, what a coincidence! Have a great week, my good friend!

xo Jo

http://www.whiterosesandcoffee.com/

fluff and fripperies said...

Such a pretty dress Kim! I love that you've shared how it looks in motion - it's so lovely and floaty. Hope you had a wonderful Easter! xo

Lorena said...

Oh i liked this message: believe ! have faith :)
and your dress moves beautifully in the wind.

Renae at simple sequins said...

Kim, such a pretty dress on you. Springtime is hard to figure out on what to wear. Here in Utah it is so cold again today. Dang.

Brittney said...

I really like how you included a gif (video?) so we can see the fluttering effect. It's a really pretty print!

Brittney

anotherbeautifulthing.blogspot.com

LyddieGal said...

I'm glad your wish came true - and you are right, we need to always ask for what we want, how else do we ever expect to get it?

Your floral dress is so pretty too, and perfect for spring!
Chic on the Cheap

Lauren said...

Love this dress! The color is so beautiful and the print is great.

Fizz and Frosting

Heel in Mint said...

Beautiful and breezy dress. Love the color and pattern on it. Your smile takes it to a whole new level of beautiful. Have a great week Kim :)

xx
Heel in Mint

Linda Greaves said...

Well, at least we can see the dress :b Plus, a pretty closeup of the print and pleats!
Love your positive mentality Kim, its so true!

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MOSAMUSE said...

u look great. i really lke that floral dress. and yes... DREAMS DO COME TRUE!
xo
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Jessica said...

adorable!!!

miss b said...

What a pretty dress in a lovely colour combination and print. The fabric looks so lightweight and feminine too but you would definitely need your cardigan here. We have gorgeous sunshine and blue skies but it is still very very cold!Hope you had a good Easter weekend, Kim.
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Diva In Me said...

Your blue dress is gorgeous! If you didn't mention about the faded black cardigan, I wouldn't have noticed! =D

P.S. Thank you for your concern on my health and praying for me. I truly appreciate it. I'm praying myself and keeping my faith in check everyday. I also understand that things happen for a reason. You're one blogger than I would consider as friend so I'll share with you what happen actually. I'm diagnosed with Endometriosis. In non meds term it's basically a cyst and it's in my uterus. It has been my "pet" for the last 2 years and since it didn't grow nor was harmful so Dr said I've to monitor it every 6 months. Yesterday, he told me I have a 2nd one now. (Sigh). I guess it's time to do something about it now. I hope you do a yearly meds check to monitor your health too. It is really important.

Juju at Tales of Whimsy.com said...

That is SO pretty!

Rocker Chic said...

I wish to be brave and trust my heart and try something new moving away may be uncomfortable at first but then it will be comfy in the future. Putting my wish out there!

P.s. I love your dress this color fits you beautiful doll.

Jenee C. said...

I just love this!! What an inspiring way to start each day. That dress is super pretty on you. I can tell you're going to get a lot of wear out of it. Can't wait to see how you style it once the weather warms up.

xx Jenee C.
{camo meets couture}

Pamela RG said...

Very cute dress. Thank you for the encouragement.