Spring Green

by Jessica Sturdy on June 15, 2012

A few weeks ago I received a bouquet from Skirt PR & H.Bloom. The gorgeous flowers lived for what seemed like weeks and made our living room feel like spring, even though Mother Nature wasn’t on board! The green blooms had me itching to find some threads to match…

When Loft was having their $30 shorts sale, I knew I was coming home with these. From a distance the print looks floral, but up close it looks like a watercolor tribal print. Whatever it is, I love it! My only complaint is how much the shorts stretched out while sitting at brunch. They’re a linen blend so please excuse the creases! 😉

Tee: Trouve (mine is a few years old, but here is the updated version) // Shorts: Loft (recent, check your local store!) // Sandals: Aldo (on sale for $21!) // Ring: Store in Naples, FL (similar) // Watch: Michael Kors (similar) // Spike Bracelet: ASOS // Animal Print Bracelet: Bauble Bar // Chain Link Bracelet: Spike the Punch // Sunglasses: ASOS

{ 11 comments… read them below or add one }

Penny Pincher Fashion June 15, 2012 at 7:46 am

I would never have thought to pair black with this print, but I like how chic it looks and it kind of balances it out – nice job! :)


Sorcha June 15, 2012 at 9:19 am

I always have the same trouble with linen. I’ve actually stopped wearing it for the most part. The print/colour of those shorts are gorgeous though.


Kristin Clark June 15, 2012 at 9:22 am

Obsessed with these shorts…I’ve been eyeing the pink ones of a while.

Happy Friday!


Sarah June 15, 2012 at 12:03 pm

I have these same Ikat shorts from Loft! I went down a size and that helped with them getting less baggy after a day of wear. Also, I paired mine with a lime green short sleeve sweater (also from Loft) and it really made the shorts pop! Just a suggestion. Looks good with black too!


Lindsay June 15, 2012 at 12:05 pm

I have been eyeing the same shorts there, but didn’t buy b/c they are linen…they also have some gorgeous all turquoise shorts with button details, did you see those? *swoon*

Lindsay @


Kara June 15, 2012 at 1:40 pm

Those shorts are so cute! What a great find- love the color.


zhanna June 15, 2012 at 6:21 pm

I love the print on those shorts! Very cute!


danielle - lou what wear June 16, 2012 at 10:01 am

i have these shorts & i love them! (except i kinda wish they had belt loops)
you look adorable!



Nnenna June 17, 2012 at 9:17 pm

I love your ikat shorts- the color definitely pops in a great way! 😀


Lili June 18, 2012 at 6:33 pm

LOVe it! im all about the printed shorts this summer!


Megan June 19, 2012 at 11:48 am

I just started following your blog after seeing this outfit on pinterest! You have the most adorable style!! Looking forward to visiting your blog for outfit ideas!!


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