Spring // OOTD

Spring is here! The days are longer. The nights are warmer. Yellow poppies line the side of the highway, swaying in the serene breeze. I can't recall if the season is always this vibrant so early, but I'll accept the blooming spring flora with open arms.


As a result of the rise in temperature, I had to reorganize my wardrobe. I folded my plethora of leggings & tucked them away in the drawer, swapping them out for a fresh razor. Silky smooth legs, y'all! Feels so nice.




In honor of shaved legs & spring days, I busted out this darling off the shoulder dress from Boohoo*. The Kyra Satin Frill Off Shoulder Shift Dress is comfortable & breathable, making it the ideal option for such a beautiful day. Boohoo has a three other colors to choose from but this navy one seemed the most versatile.

Two years ago: Mixing Brights // OOTD



I'm interested to see how the season turns out long-term considering the strange winter we had. San Diego County had its fair share of rain, which is always welcome. Will it be a brutal & scorching summer, or will we have a bit more range? Time will tell.

Three years ago: Q&A with GAWTBASS



I'm normally a dog person but I couldn't resist this adorable cat wallet from Betsey Johnson. It has a detachable chain so it can also be used as a miniature purse to sling off your shoulder. It's so stinking cute & I get a lot of compliments on it! 


Dress: Boohoo // Wallet: Betsey Johnson // Shoes: Tommy Hilfiger // Sunglasses: Rue 21
Cheers to the blossoming flowers. Cheers to the rise in temperature. Cheers to the welcoming beams of light from the sun. Cheers to Paris because that's only a few weeks away. I love spring in San diego, but I'm dying to experience the season in Paris. Until then, read more about Paris & stay tuned for the ride!

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* Disclaimer: Boohoo sent the Kyra Satin Frill Off Shoulder Shift Dress as a PR sample. All opinions are 100% mine aka Carmen's. Learn more about my disclosure. :]

36 comments

  1. Beautiful dress and that clutch is adorable x

    http://charlottaeve.com

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  2. That's a cute dress - you look like a little violet flower! (in a good way!) The clutch is super cute as well. Hope you have a wonderful week :)

    www.lindseyginge.com

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  3. Michelle/cocowouldapprove.comMarch 21, 2017 at 10:18 AM

    Great look especially the clutch

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  4. Yes! Love that feeling of putting away all those winter clothes and baring some leg! You look amazing and I adore this dress :)

    XO

    Lee Anne

    www.lifebylee.com

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  5. Michelle/cocowouldapprove.comMarch 21, 2017 at 10:25 AM

    I love the cat clutch

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  6. Looking amazing, great dress xo

    https://theninebyivana.blogspot.com/

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  7. What a fun dress! So cute for a springtime date night! You're stunning!

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  8. Madara LiecinieceMarch 21, 2017 at 1:18 PM

    I love that off the shoulders trend is still going strong from last year! <3
    You look really beautiful in your dress & I love your accessories!

    www.callmemaddie.com

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  9. I've been loving off shoulder pieces and this dress looks amazing on you! I just made my first purchase from Boohoo a few weeks ago and I love it haha!

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  10. I am all about a great off the shoulder dress! This one is so cute! I love the ruffle!

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  11. Such a cute dress! Perfect for the hot summer nights. I'm really hoping this summer wont be too hot though!!

    www.flashesofdelight.com

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  12. Gorgeous!! Loving the spring vibes!! That top and clutch is perfect.

    xoxo,
    Angelle
    www.dashingdarlin.com

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  13. Super cute dress and I love the cat clutch

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  14. OMG I love that kitty wallet! So stinkin' cute!

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  15. The clutch is my favorite and I love the color of the dress!
    xo Debbie | www.tothineownstylebetrue.com

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  16. Such a pretty dress & the wallet is adorable!

    Nicole | The Glam Surge

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  17. Well, here's one more compliment on the kitty clutch. It's purrfect!

    Hannah | The Outfit Repeater

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  18. I hope not too. We'll see, won't we?! :]

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  19. Yes, I love it too. Gotta shave those legs. :]

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  20. I'll take all the compliments! It's been a very snowy season - pretty crazy! :]

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