Thursday, June 18, 2015

Murple and Morange

Woo, one more day to the weekend! I can make it! 
My hair is morphing from purple to magenta to pink. I say we call it murple: morphed purple.


  • Dress - A Dress Town Original, vintage 70s, thrifted; purchased here last weekend on a buy one get one 40% off deal for average $15.99
  • Shoes - Big Presence Desmond, Fluevog; last worn here in April with blue and gingham

Isn't the dress fabulous? I had a few coworkers do double-takes; is it or isn't it vintage? Yup, it is! I like looking for vintage fabric that is pretty timeless. These colours are a little on the 70s wacky side, but I love the pops of orange, turquoise and magenta in it.
Bonus: it matched my hair again!

The stuff:
What's better than orange shoes?

Vintage-y bling:
More orange! Orange earrings!


  • Ring - late 90s
  • Earrings - vintage 70s, vintage fair


Even my lipstick was orange! MAC's "Morange" - that's none more orange. It's orange to 11!

9 comments:

  1. I am agog with admiration for that dress!! The colours look great on you, playing off both your hair and those great gumball earrings.

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  2. I would wear that dress in a heartbeat, I love it! xxx

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  3. I really like the print on your dress - the orange shoes are perfect with it! Hope it wasn't too hot for you to wear - I remember you commenting it wasn't the most breathable fabric! Certainly looks good on you, especially with the murple hair!

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  4. That dress is FAB-YOU-LOUS!!! I LOVE when I see those 70's prints peeking out in a rack of more modern clothing. Looks fantastic on you.

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  5. Morange is my new favorite word of the day, after "coffee". You look amazing and your hair keeps getting better and better. xo

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  6. WOW (insert little scream here)
    This dress is soooooooooooooo cool ! I knew it was gorgeous when I read your bought it and saw it there hanging. But now that you are wearing it it looks more spectacular than imagined (if that were possible)

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  7. Absolutely stunning! What a gorgeous dress, and you look fab!

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  8. fabulous dress and fabulous Morange (mwahaha, such a perfect word), this is one of my favorite color combos ever and you look gorgeous in those vibrant colors!
    besos

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  9. Very cool dress! The magenta splotches match your hair, and the orange shoes work with it perfectly. Here's to Murple and Morange!

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