The Preppier Side of Life

The Preppier Side of Life


When I was growing up I used to wear Lilly Pulitzer, Laura Ashley, Ralph Lauren and Vineyard Vines everyday like it used to be my job.  Nantucket and Avalon were like my second homes, and pink and green (if you couldn’t have already assumed) were my favorite colors, naturally.  And as for accessories?….a bow and a smile…..Like I even had to explain that.

Needless to say, I have changed.  A lot.  I have grown up and come into my own based on new locations, friends, my education and scenarios.  But, I’m still the same happy and peppy like when I was a little kid, just not always as fitted and colorful.

So, all this being said I’m going to throw it back (is throwback tuesday a thing?…….ehhhhhh we’ll work on that) to looks that still have a soft spot in my heart for.  So thanks to Pinterest here are some great images.

Disclaimer:  They scream “PREP PLEASE” so if bright colors, plaids, bows and monograming make you queazy……this might not be the post for you

Fall/Winter Prep

Quilted vests, Riding boots, Plaid tops and Statement necklaces or scarves, and maybe a cable sweater here and there………check

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Spring/Summer Prep

bright cardigan, monogrammed purses, wallets, sweater, shoes, bright colors, seersucker, bright prints, jack rogers, fun jewelry……….check

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Shoes Shoes Shoes

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Lilly for Target

Good news Lilly Lovers, April 19th marks the opening of Lilly Pulitzer for Target!

Check it out


And if the whole preppy thing is your vibe here are some blogs to check out:


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