Dressing Up For Thanksgiving

by - December 02, 2013

Thanksgiving~a day of feasting and being thankful. Gee, everyday should be like Thanksgiving don't you think? But alas, here in the states it is one time a year. I personally view it as a precursor to the Christmas holidays and the new year fast approaching.

This year we spent it with my in-laws and I dressed up for the very first time. Well, I usually dress up but not with a 1960's dress and all it's fixings!
I wore a late 1950's/early 1960's mini floral day dress purchased from one of my favorite Etsy vintage sellers, HolliePoint.  I love that the seller carries a variety of sizes. I paired up my dress with some carved jewelry that was purchased at an antique mall in MO and a carved cream colored bracelet that was gifted to me. Luckily all the pieces matched even though they were purchased it separately. 
I love mom or mother brooches. I have a weakness for them as you can imagine. This sweet one was gifted to me. Isn't the pattern of the dress so pretty. Oh I LOVE these style of dresses!
Best part of the day by far was being with my husband and children. Nothing more comforting and they are what I am most thankful for.

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11 comments

  1. Looking lovely Bunny :) I love the dress and the accessories are beautiful. And I agree, dressing up and special time with the family can't be beaten xx

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  3. you look completely lovely and happy

    kate retro rover

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  4. Oh thank you ladies-you are both so sweet!!! xox

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  5. Very lovely pictures, so nice to spend Thanksgiving with family:)

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  6. Absolutely gorgeous dress and lovely accessories.

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  7. You look so timelessly beautiful - as though you could have stepped out of the very Rockwell painting that this post led off with.

    Wishing you and your family a resplendent holiday season!
    ♥ Jessica

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  8. You look great. The colors are very flattering on you. Also, I love the dressy, yet comfortable look of the dress.

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  9. You look great! Love the dress and that Mother pin!!

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  10. Beautiful Gal! I love the Mother pin!! Just perfect! :)
    ~xoxo, CoriLynn

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