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Chambray: Forever 21 {similar} | Sweater c/o Conversation Pieces | Pants: Target | Pumps c/o Chromatic Gallerie (take 15% off any pair with code SANDY+CG)

As you can tell, I am getting pumped for Valentine’s Day AND for Spring to come.  I’ve got all my pastels and bright colors ready to go, just waiting for the weather to get warmer, yup, it can come anytime now.  I love the pairing of peach and teal together, it might be my new fave color combo (sort of similar to last years coral and mint)!   And I found the perfect outfit and excuse to wear my grey polka dot pants, another item that formerly still had the tags on it in my closet, that has now been worn, yay!


I’m linking up this outfit to the Mama Style link-up!  Since becoming a Mama, my style hasn’t changed all too much, except that comfort is KEY.  If I’m going to wear heels, they better be darn comfortable (but I am obsessed with flats and boots too).  And a chambray shirt with a loose-ish sweater to cover up my belly pudge?  Yes, please.  :)  I’m all about looser fitting clothing now, no belly hugging clothes for me anymore and I’m totally OK with it!

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 Since this post is all about love and hearts, I just HAD to share these amazing, cheeky Valentine’s Day cards by Julie Ann Art!  Her hand drawn cards are adorable and hilarious.  Above is a look at some of my fave cards.  The blanket stealer card is perfect for my husband (actually it’s probably more perfect for him to give to me), The Let’s Make This Last Forever is totally cute with the heart within heart detail, the robots are sweet and the Poop card is just plain awesome (yes, we are in the weird category).

If you are still looking to get some cards for the love of your life, family or friends, you can take 10% off your Julie Ann Art order with code SANDYLOVE.  Hurry!  You only have a few weeks left to order to get your cards in time for V-Day!


Did you hear about this Helzberg Diamond Crazy Pin Love Giveaway?  You can win the item of your choice (up to $500) from Helzberg Diamonds and another $500 to spend on your dream Valentine’s Day date! Here’s a look at the board I created.  You can start by repinning this pin to your new board.  Visit here for all the details on how to enter this fun and easy giveaway~! Good luck!

 Getting pumped for Valentine’s Day?

54 Comments ( Reply )

  1. Jennifer
    Jan 27, 2013 @ 8:34 pm

    Love the pastels :)

    xo Jennifer


  2. Carlee
    Jan 27, 2013 @ 8:37 pm

    I love Julie Ann’s cards! And these ones are so great! I also really love your heart sweater what a pretty outfit.
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  3. Christine
    Jan 27, 2013 @ 8:47 pm

    Ok I mist get my hands on those valentine’s day cards! I’ve been seeing them everywhere. I love your outfit, missy – the chambray/sweater/polka dot pants are too cute together!!

  4. Ms. Megan
    Jan 27, 2013 @ 8:51 pm

    I love your heart sweater + polka dot pants!! You are always so adorable Sandy!! And those cards are so clever!! I love her entire shop!! xoxo

  5. Kathleen
    Jan 27, 2013 @ 9:20 pm

    Your heart sweater is adorable and I love the color of your heels! What a fun outfit – love the styling job!

  6. thehautecookie
    Jan 27, 2013 @ 9:28 pm

    love you in pastels! so fem! xO!

  7. ilene
    Jan 27, 2013 @ 10:33 pm

    Loooooove all things hearts – so i love everything in this post!

  8. Emily
    Jan 27, 2013 @ 10:33 pm

    Love these cards!
    Isn’t That Charming.

  9. Sharon Lei
    Jan 27, 2013 @ 10:55 pm

    Sandy, you look great. I NEED those jeans…..

    xx Love & Aloha

  10. Sharon Lei
    Jan 27, 2013 @ 10:57 pm

    Arggggh. They are not available online. So sad. :(((

    xx Love & Aloha

  11. Lindsay Roberts
    Jan 27, 2013 @ 11:17 pm

    LOVE this outfit. Perfect for Valentines day righta round the corner!

  12. Snapshot Fashion
    Jan 28, 2013 @ 6:12 am

    adorable! i love love love the polka dots! :)

  13. Anna @ IHOD
    Jan 28, 2013 @ 6:19 am

    LOVE it all! You look so pretty in pastels my friend! xo

  14. Jamie
    Jan 28, 2013 @ 7:49 am

    are those pants from Kohls? i saw a pait just like them! :) so cute XO

  15. Alissa
    Jan 28, 2013 @ 8:43 am

    I love those pants! I tried them on at Target and they didn’t look right on me but oh my gosh they look so cute on you!

  16. Ginny Mossman
    Jan 28, 2013 @ 9:03 am

    What a sweet outfit! I love those pants on you too :)

  17. marsa
    Jan 28, 2013 @ 9:04 am

    i love the little polka dots and the hear sweater. soooo cute! and the color combo is just gorgeous.
    im excited for valentines day too! i got my husband a gift already and i hinted it to him so that he won’t forget to get me something :) bahahah

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    Jan 28, 2013 @ 9:07 am

    omg! I have to get my hands on that sweater – too cute! You look great!

  19. Krysten
    Jan 28, 2013 @ 9:11 am

    That top with those pants, so darn cute Sandy!

  20. Red Tag Chic Los Angeles
    Jan 28, 2013 @ 9:19 am

    You always come out so adorable Sandy….love heart sweaters!!!


  21. annie
    Jan 28, 2013 @ 9:25 am

    That heart sweater is SO cute and I love all the colors in this outfit!

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  22. Always Maylee
    Jan 28, 2013 @ 9:59 am

    Love your heart filled outfits! The sweater is super cute and I love the polka dot jeans!

    xo, Yi-chia
    Always Maylee

  23. Heidi @ Antlers & Roses
    Jan 28, 2013 @ 10:09 am

    That sweater is ADORABLE!! Love it pair with those super cute pants!! So fun!!

  24. Cams
    Jan 28, 2013 @ 10:12 am

    so very cute. love it all!


  25. Alyssa
    Jan 28, 2013 @ 10:20 am

    I love all the sorbet pastels you’re wearing here. So pretty!

  26. kelly
    Jan 28, 2013 @ 10:34 am

    Ahhh. I am dying over those polkadot pants!!! And that sweater!

  27. Wore Out
    Jan 28, 2013 @ 10:52 am

    Not only are those polka dot pants adorable but I love how you managed to make all these pastel piece seasonably appropriate in this cute outfit!

  28. Lauren
    Jan 28, 2013 @ 11:22 am

    Gorgeous outfit, you look very stunning! I love the jumper, and I must get the pumps! I’ve been looking for pumps with a similar heel, must purchase!!!


  29. lisacng @ expandng.com
    Jan 28, 2013 @ 11:25 am

    What a cute sweet outfit! I suppose I should plan to get a baby sitter for V day so Alan and I can go out. I only have one dress to wear though and not sure it’ll fit with the bump :).

  30. Lindsay
    Jan 28, 2013 @ 11:30 am

    Super cute! I love the soft palette here :)


  31. Amy
    Jan 28, 2013 @ 1:39 pm

    Comfort is definitely key with kids!! This is so cute. I love this entire look.


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  32. Nicole Feliciano
    Jan 28, 2013 @ 2:02 pm

  33. Alison @ Get Your Pretty On
    Jan 28, 2013 @ 2:21 pm

    SO CUTE!!! I’m loving all of your hearts and I’m rockin’ mine today too. We’re twinkies!

  34. Glamamom
    Jan 28, 2013 @ 3:09 pm

    What sweater is so sweet! I love it.

  35. Rachel
    Jan 28, 2013 @ 3:10 pm

    love this look! i bought a pair of polka dot jeans on saturday and have been thinking of pairing it with a heart sweater! it looks amazing on you!! think i may give it a go! xxx

  36. Samm
    Jan 28, 2013 @ 3:43 pm

    Cute sweater!

    With love, Samm

  37. Katie
    Jan 28, 2013 @ 4:30 pm

    love the hearts and polka dots together! i wore my heart sweater today!!

  38. libys11
    Jan 28, 2013 @ 7:41 pm

    awwww.. such a sweet darling outfit!!! :D love all the pastel colours!! :)

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  39. becks
    Jan 28, 2013 @ 8:02 pm

    those cards are so so cute!


  40. B.
    Jan 28, 2013 @ 8:17 pm

    Cute sweater and such fun V-day cards!


  41. bravoerunway
    Jan 28, 2013 @ 8:18 pm

    Aww this outfit is too cute. I’ll celebrate v-day as usual valentineless.

  42. Silvergirl
    Jan 28, 2013 @ 8:55 pm

    I am a sucker for hearts and love how you styled this cute top
    I have a top with a giant heart on it as well and I just love it

  43. Jo - Lost in the Haze
    Jan 29, 2013 @ 2:57 am

    I am so so so in love with that sweater! <3 Hearts win me over every time!

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  44. Kirstin Marie
    Jan 29, 2013 @ 8:35 am

    Cute, cute, cute!! This is such a sweet combination of my two favorites – polka dots & hearts. You look adorable, Sandy!!

  45. Laura @ chaotic domestic
    Jan 29, 2013 @ 9:51 am

    The pastels in this outfit are great! Especially the pop of the bright mint shoe. I love the graphic sweater with the polka dot pants.

  46. manuella
    Jan 29, 2013 @ 10:53 am

    lovely sweater :D

  47. Emily
    Jan 29, 2013 @ 1:58 pm

    Polka dots and mint shoes and heart graphics? This outfit could not make me happier! Adorable!
    xx, Emily

  48. Jessi
    Jan 29, 2013 @ 3:10 pm

    Ahhh!! This is like THE cutest casual Valentine’s look ever! I’m totally pinning you, like, right now. Those jeans are darling and the color palette is perfect! I love that darling sweater and the turquoise heels! You are too cute!!

  49. Susan
    Jan 29, 2013 @ 7:11 pm

    That sweater is just too sweet! I really like that color on you.

  50. Ashley
    Jan 30, 2013 @ 5:07 pm

    LOVE this!! Such a darling outfit! I love the bright colors and that adorable sweater! (found ya on the mama link up!)

  51. Kelsey
    Feb 01, 2013 @ 2:50 pm

    I love this whole outfit-stunning!

    XO, Kelsey

  52. Kristin
    Feb 02, 2013 @ 8:10 am

    Love that sweater! Just adorable!

  53. Mags
    Feb 03, 2013 @ 8:59 am

    Gorgeous pastel shades, such a cute outfit!

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    Lots of love, M

  54. Miki
    Feb 03, 2013 @ 11:24 pm

    This sweater is really swell!

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