City Bird

Sunday, October 9, 2011

A few years ago I became pretty obsessed with peacock feathers. I think the male tail feathers are the prettiest among all the avian species. I've contemplated getting a peacock feather tattoo (still haven't ruled it out), and I used peacock feathers in the theme of my wedding.  Needless to say, when I saw this dress I had to have it. I bought this dress in the Summer of 2010 and I've put quite a few miles on it already.  This outfit cost under $36.00!!

Brand: Forever 21
Purchase Price: $19.80
Purchased From: Forever 21
Suggested Retail: $19.80
* It’s rare that I pay retail for any garment *

Brand: Unknown
Purchase Price: $2.99
Purchased From: Goodwill (Los Angeles, CA)

[Gold Gem Bracelets]
Brand: Unknown
Purchase Price: $9.99
Purchased From: Goodwill (Los Angeles, CA)

* The silver one I made, and the purple one was a gift from Italy *

Brand: Hot Kiss
Purchase Price: $3.00
Purchased From: Yard Sale
            Suggested Retail: Around $40.00


Jaclyn Trecartin said...

I love your arm candy and the shoes!

--Jaclyn T

Anonymous said...

This outfit is so full of life. Love it!

Lots of love from Sydney,

x Kel

rocky road trippin'

Ally said...

Gorgeous! I really love the jewelry and I've always adored peacock prints! :)

xx, Ally

M said...

lovely outfit! and omg the shoes! they're perfect! i love them!

Kimberly said...

really cute dress such beautiful photos!

Beckerman Girls said...

You looook soooo stunnin! I am crazy for those shoes!!! Studalicious!!!!Big kiss
xo Beckerman Sistas

Arden Rubens (TOPCOAT) said...

Wow, what steals! ++ twenty bucks for a dress that looks so good on you is soo worth it! xx

Gabrielle - I LIKE IT FAST said...

Super gorgeous miss!

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The Afternoon Tea said...

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.sabo skirt. said...

We love your outfit so much! Very lovely color! The dress is gorgeous! You are so beautiful! We love your smile so much! You have such a pretty smile! Very lovely post!

MUCH love from the SABO SKIRT girls!

Sassi said...

love your dress!

JJJ said...

beautiful dress!! :)

Unknown said...

I don't like these shoes but dress is beautiful ;)

Tori said...

I love peacock feathers too! It's like we are twins:) I'm glad that I found your blog- it's so cute<3

Taryn said...

Love the way this works together =)