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Dress c/o Fabulous On A Dime (you can get 20% off non-sale items in this shop w/ code SANDYALAMODE) | Cardigan: Banana Republic Factory | Necklace won on Fashion Truffles: Damen+Division| Bangles c/o Frosted Willow | Shoes: Payless

1. wearing dresses and skirts every day (maxi dresses, high-low skirts, high waisted skirts are my fave)
2. baby giggles
3. instagram for android (even though filters don’t preview and my phone acts up)
4. so delicious coconut almond popsicles
5. 70 degree sunny day with a slight breeze
6. super amazing giveaway (you can win something from my april sponsors!)
7. listening to somebody that i used to know by gotye, on repeat
8. arm parties (with watches, bracelets, bangles)
9. free shipping for orders >$20 at sugar mama bake shop with code ALAMODE
10. amazing parents who feed A in the middle of the night
11. seeing pyjamas as street style

P.S. The winner of the June 1989 Jewelry giveaway is Michele P. from Creative Writings 101!  Congrats!  Please send me an email at sandyalamode(at)gmail(dot)com with your mailing address!! 

What’s on your happy list?

67 Comments ( Reply )

  1. Jaclyn
    Apr 04, 2012 @ 3:15 pm

    I cannot stress enough how much I love this dress!!! I love the jacket you paired it with, too. Must stalk this Fabulous on a Dime!!

  2. sooae
    Apr 04, 2012 @ 3:23 pm

    ooooh LOVE your dress!!!! <3

  3. JanM
    Apr 04, 2012 @ 3:27 pm

    That’s a pretty dress!

    xo,
    janmloves.blogspot.com

  4. Jennifer
    Apr 04, 2012 @ 3:33 pm

    That dress is so pretty!

    xo Jennifer

    http://seekingstyleblog.wordpress.com

  5. Carly
    Apr 04, 2012 @ 3:36 pm

    Girl, that dress is amazing!!!

  6. La Vie Quotidienne
    Apr 04, 2012 @ 3:38 pm

    Beautiful dress! Wear it like a skirt, it could looks also good!
    I need a dress like yours for this summer ;)

    xoxo from München
    La Vie Quotidienne
    http://www.laviequo.com

  7. Susan
    Apr 04, 2012 @ 3:44 pm

    LOVE that dress! Very sweet on you.
    Re: #7. Have you seen Walk off the Earth’s version on YouTube? I’m sure you have. They are Canadians and live less than 30 minutes from where we are so I feel it’s only right to promote them. ;) (that and they are incredible!)

  8. blair @ wild & precious
    Apr 04, 2012 @ 3:55 pm

    of your stylings this is one of my fave! looking sharp!

  9. Shannon
    Apr 04, 2012 @ 3:55 pm

    I love wearing dress and skirts too! Your maxi is stunning. I adore it on you so so much.

    http://shannonhearts.blogspot.com

  10. Miki
    Apr 04, 2012 @ 4:11 pm

    What an awesome dress, Sandy! And you look amazing!

    Happy midweek, girl! ;D

    Miki.

  11. wendy
    Apr 04, 2012 @ 4:16 pm

    That dress is amazing, look good on you.
    Follow u now ;-)

    XxX
    http://fabulousstylews.blogspot.com/

  12. Sarah - Dodeline Design
    Apr 04, 2012 @ 4:40 pm

    You look so adorable! Hmm happy list – the weather is pretty high up there, as is busting out my spring clothes!

  13. Krysten
    Apr 04, 2012 @ 4:49 pm

    That dress you’re wearing is making me pretty happy, you look awesome in it!

  14. Julie Ann
    Apr 04, 2012 @ 4:54 pm

    Love the texture of that dress! So lovely! xo JA

  15. liz
    Apr 04, 2012 @ 4:57 pm

    I LOVE that necklace!!! what a win! Outfit looks fab, great combo.

  16. alyson
    Apr 04, 2012 @ 5:00 pm

    adore this!! yay for instagram for your android and for baby smiles. :) {LOVE how you styled this dress}

  17. Christine
    Apr 04, 2012 @ 5:23 pm

    All of the colors that I love!! THat dress looks great on you!!

    Christine
    delachic

  18. Michelle
    Apr 04, 2012 @ 6:12 pm

    Goodness you look like a goddess in that dress, Sandy! :)

  19. honeymyheart
    Apr 04, 2012 @ 6:42 pm

    sandy you look gorgeous :) i heart wearing skirts and dresses everyday, it makes me feel quite feminine and they’re so easy to style.

  20. sooki
    Apr 04, 2012 @ 6:49 pm

    love the dress and it’s very flattering on you!! you know how to rock it. :)

  21. Tania
    Apr 04, 2012 @ 6:55 pm

    You look so amazing in this dress! How tall are you?? I love the dress, but I’m also very short!

    Today, my happy thing is sunshine. It rains so much here in Vancouver that you can really feel the happiness in the city when it’s sunny!

  22. Michele P.
    Apr 04, 2012 @ 8:39 pm

    I also love that dress! And am off to send you an email now :)

  23. Melissa Wright
    Apr 04, 2012 @ 8:40 pm

    Love this dress on you, such a stunning look! That dress and sweater are perfection together!

  24. Kristin
    Apr 04, 2012 @ 8:42 pm

    That dress looks incredible on you! Maxis are on my happy list!

  25. Alli
    Apr 04, 2012 @ 9:10 pm

    This dress is stunning! We’ve had Gotye’s song stuck in our heads a lot lately around our house : )

  26. ilene
    Apr 04, 2012 @ 9:27 pm

    aw! love your happy list – and love your dress and how you styled it!

  27. Samira
    Apr 04, 2012 @ 10:16 pm

    I love it!!! and your look great in that outfit!!!

  28. Jessica
    Apr 04, 2012 @ 10:33 pm

    Love that dress <3

  29. ElleSee
    Apr 04, 2012 @ 11:10 pm

    You look absolutely beautiful! Love the dress!

  30. Laura@Splendor
    Apr 04, 2012 @ 11:21 pm

    love this outfit. you look adorable!!!

  31. Vanessa
    Apr 05, 2012 @ 1:54 am

    Great dress dear! Thank you by the way for visiting my blog! :)

    Vanessa

    http://thepinkmateproject.blogspot.com/

  32. FASHION TALES
    Apr 05, 2012 @ 2:59 am

    The maxi dress is so stunning on you. I love the colour combination. -xo
    ~Madison

  33. Anita
    Apr 05, 2012 @ 4:07 am

    thanks for your comment! wow, you look so beautiful in this dress! and your happy list is just wonderful!

    xxx Anita

  34. Collette Osuna
    Apr 05, 2012 @ 5:44 am

    I LOVE this maxi dress on you Sandy!!! I can never find one the right length….Im short…..I drown in it……and congrats to the winner of the giveaway!

  35. Rhianne
    Apr 05, 2012 @ 5:54 am

    I think I need that dress… it looks amazing on you!

  36. Sarah
    Apr 05, 2012 @ 6:29 am

    Love your list! (and that dress is killer!!) On my happy list is the upcoming three day weekend :)

  37. Beth @ dot in the city
    Apr 05, 2012 @ 6:54 am

    love the dress! and I’m obsessed with that song too, but I really love the music video from Walk Off the Earth using ONE guitar

  38. bravoerunway
    Apr 05, 2012 @ 7:27 am

    WOW Sandy that dress is gorgeous! It looks lux like something I’d find from Alice and Olivia! I’m definitely going to check out fabulous on a dime.

  39. Raspberry Blonde
    Apr 05, 2012 @ 7:42 am

    cool dress!

  40. Tia
    Apr 05, 2012 @ 7:47 am

    Love this maxi and the sweater works so well with it!

  41. Annie
    Apr 05, 2012 @ 7:57 am

    Aww – you look SO gorgeous! Lovin’ that maxi dress – especially with the coral and that chunky necklace :)

    Annie
    The Other Side of Gray

  42. Tamara @ Go Fish Style
    Apr 05, 2012 @ 7:57 am

    so cute!

  43. rach
    Apr 05, 2012 @ 8:12 am

    you look so incredible in these pics…that dress–ahhh!!! it’s so perfect with the coral color!

  44. Kimberly
    Apr 05, 2012 @ 8:23 am

    I seriously want to rip this dress off of you! It’s so pretty by itself, but the pop of coral really makes this look to die for.

  45. La Vie Quotidienne
    Apr 05, 2012 @ 8:25 am

    OMG amazing OUTFIT

    Love the maxi dress and great jacket…super cute colours….lovely my dear.

    U can check my leather Skirt Outfit:

    http://laviequo.blogspot.com/2012/04/disco-shopping.html

    XOXO aus München

    La Vie Quotidienne

    http://www.laviequo.com

  46. jasmine (adamalexmommy)
    Apr 05, 2012 @ 8:25 am

    wow, you look amazing, sandy! you look tiny and fabulous! are you sure you just had a baby? great necklace also.

    not sure what is on my happy list now…. something that is out of my price range, lol.

    happy easter!

    xoxo
    jasmine

  47. Jacky {The Sweetest Petunia}
    Apr 05, 2012 @ 8:41 am

    Pretty lady! Loving the colors you put together with the dress + sweater. :)

  48. Chantale
    Apr 05, 2012 @ 8:43 am

    OMG, I think this is my favorite outfit you’ve worn so far. So SO gorgeous Sandy.

  49. Dawn {The Alternative Wife}
    Apr 05, 2012 @ 9:45 am

    I love this maxi, Sandy!!! I would live in it if I owned it. You’re looking fabulous.

    Oh and love how Android has an instagram app now. A lot of my favorite people were excluded from the fun before but now they can join in :)

    xoxo

  50. Kendra
    Apr 05, 2012 @ 10:29 am

    This dress is STUNNING on you! You seriously rock it!

  51. Jenna
    Apr 05, 2012 @ 10:38 am

    SO CUTE!! I love that dress!! You always make everything look SO EFFORTLESS–I’m officially jealous! :)

    Jenna

  52. Nuha
    Apr 05, 2012 @ 10:50 am

    sandy you look so gorgeous!! absolutely love this dress on you!

    http://nuhasofiyan.blogspot.com

  53. Ana
    Apr 05, 2012 @ 11:33 am

    What a stunning site! You look gorg.

  54. Kaity
    Apr 05, 2012 @ 4:19 pm

    I love this dress on you! so pretty. :) I can’t believe you just had a baby only a few months ago!

  55. Emily
    Apr 05, 2012 @ 4:23 pm

    You look amazing in that dress! Love a good maxi and this one rocks!!
    Creamy

  56. Maddy
    Apr 05, 2012 @ 5:19 pm

    So glad instagram is on Android too! Now I can follow some of my favorite bloggy friends too :)

  57. Ashley Krieger
    Apr 05, 2012 @ 7:02 pm

    arm parties! haha i love it! and i love that dress on you! perfection!!

  58. Amanda (Toaster4JC)
    Apr 05, 2012 @ 7:54 pm

    Where can one find #4???

    My happy list right now contains baby smiles and daddy keeping her some mornings so I can do my hair and make up. :)

  59. jennifer young
    Apr 05, 2012 @ 7:55 pm

    awww sandy!! you are looking GREAT. love that dress on you.
    love your happy list too–austin’s giggle is so adorable!
    j.

  60. Heather @ Glitter and Gloss
    Apr 05, 2012 @ 10:32 pm

    You look SO gorgeous, Sandy!

    …and coconut almond popsicles?! Say what?? YUM!

  61. jen
    Apr 06, 2012 @ 12:26 am

    hahaha noooo! android finally has instagram & i’ve awesomely LOST my market place!!! lol don’t ask me how i managed that… >.< doh!

    http://www.mylittleadventures.wordpress.com
    http://www.jenbe.me

  62. Shea
    Apr 06, 2012 @ 7:17 am

    Well keep rocking the dresses because you look amazing in them–I love the colors on this one! And I’ve had that Gotye song on repeat at my house too, I love it so much! I hope you have a great weekend Sandy!

  63. Catherine
    Apr 06, 2012 @ 10:33 am

    You look adorable!!

    XO,
    Catherine
    FEST

  64. Holly
    Apr 06, 2012 @ 7:16 pm

    That dress looks greeeeeeat on you, Sandy!! Hope you have a wonderful weekend! :)

  65. Mamavalveeta03
    Apr 07, 2012 @ 10:39 pm

    I love the outfit and I’ve decided that I have to start dressing better for MYSELF everyday. It would make me feel better about…well, everything!

  66. Katie
    Apr 09, 2012 @ 10:36 am

    Oh my goodness – you look fantastic in that dress – love love love it!

  67. Doranda
    Apr 09, 2012 @ 10:42 am

    I love that dress. I would also love it if you linked this post up to my fashion link party, Watch What Im Wearing. Have a great day!

    Doranda
    http://watchoutforthewoestmans.blogspot.com/2012/04/fashion-party.html#uds-search-results

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