Trend of the Month Challenge

P.S. Have you voted for me and Austin in the baby photo contest today? It’s easy! Just click this LINK and the Vote button once a day through May 31! 🙂 THANKS!

When I found out that Marionberry Style’s Trend Of The Month Challenge this month was the color yellow, I immediately created a saved draft post because I knew I had to join in on the fun.  Bright sunny yellows are so perfect for Summer and seriously just put me in the happiest mood when I’m wearing it.  Here are a few pieces that have been waiting to make their way into my closet.

1 | 2 | 3 | 4 | 5 | 6

And here’s my take on YELLOW, with a few fun pieces that have recently made it into my closet and are quickly becoming my faves.

Top c/o Conversation Pieces | Shorts c/o Conversation Pieces | Shoes c/o B.A.I.T. Footwear | Necklace: Rebecca | Bracelet c/o Elladolce

The shirt isn’t just a plain pocket shirt but it’s got buttons down the back to add a nice little flair.  I don’t wear a lot of shorts, but these shorts are a hybrid skirt, are on the longer side and contain a bow, so they are kind of the perfect shorts for me.  The shoes, oh my, how I love the color, design, heel height on this shoe.  They are so perfect for work (and play)!  I’ve been waiting to show off my hot air balloon necklace for ever – it’s got a touch of romanticism and a touch of whimsy all in one.  And finally, I love my new bracelet trio with fun colors and stones.  So there you have it, my outfit dissected.  Did you notice the new location for these outfit pictures?  This is the garden in front of our house.  The yellow flowers are kind of fitting for those post, yea?  🙂

What yellow items do you own?  Or want to buy?


  1. May 29, 2012 / 11:49 pm

    When I was little, I wasn’t allowed to wear yellow because my mom hated the color so much. So now, I rebel and wear yellow as much as I can! My favorite is a yellow striped shirt with ruffled detail on the front from Old Navy.

  2. May 29, 2012 / 11:53 pm

    i LOVE the color of that shirt… the fact that it buttons down the back just made my heart jump! so, so cute. <3

  3. May 30, 2012 / 12:31 am

    I love the buttons on the back of that shirt! I love yellow- I would love a yellow sundress.

  4. May 30, 2012 / 1:13 am

    The front garden looks so lovely! Love how you matched with the flowers. 🙂

    I’m such a huge fan of mustard yellow, but not daffodil yellow. Funny how such a slight change in tint makes such a big difference!

  5. May 30, 2012 / 1:25 am

    I’m loving yellow this season. And it’s such a pretty color on you! I really love how you paired it with touches of turquoise on your bracelet and necklace. And I LOVE your shoes!

  6. May 30, 2012 / 3:39 am

    Yellow is fast becoming one of my favourite colours!
    Your ballon pendant is just adorable too xo

  7. May 30, 2012 / 6:25 am

    oh i love yellow. its one of mine fav colors for summer.
    i have one yellow dress that i wear like almost every other day when is summer 🙂
    lovely post. love the blog!
    btw voted 🙂 good luck!


  8. Virginia
    May 30, 2012 / 6:48 am

    Ooh! So pretty! I’ve always shied away from yellow nervous about it with my skin tone. I think I should step out of my blues and greens and try some 😉 love your shoes and the button detail on the tee.

  9. May 30, 2012 / 7:15 am

    yellow looks so good on you!! and I love the back of this shirt!! so cute!!

  10. May 30, 2012 / 8:18 am

    I love pairing yellow and navy together! That top is adorable with the button detail in the back, as is your balloon necklace!

    Enter to win a clutch!

  11. May 30, 2012 / 9:15 am

    Your outfit is so cute Sandy!! I love the yellow top + that darling hot air balloon necklace!!

  12. May 30, 2012 / 9:21 am

    I LOVE the color yellow, it’s such a bright, sunny color. Makes me happy.

  13. May 30, 2012 / 10:03 am

    I love yellow! I love your shirt, it’s so cute with the buttons down the back! 🙂

    xo, Yi-chia
    Always Maylee

  14. May 30, 2012 / 10:12 am

    LOVE those shoes! Yellow definitely puts a sunny perspective on the day 🙂

  15. May 30, 2012 / 10:40 am

    Love the necklace and your bright yellow sandals are so fab!

  16. May 30, 2012 / 11:25 am

    I own a yellow off-the-shoulder top but am constantly deciding whether or not the color works for me. 😮
    Love the necklace you chose…would wear it with navy.

    Voted! Good luck! xo

  17. May 30, 2012 / 12:03 pm

    love yellow. LOVE your shoes!

  18. Andrea D.
    May 30, 2012 / 12:52 pm

    I love yellow, but I’m always careful when I wear it because sometimes it clashes with my blonde hair!
    It looks lovely on you, though 🙂

  19. May 30, 2012 / 1:03 pm

    Sandy! I love those shoes!! Yellow is my favorite color.

  20. May 30, 2012 / 1:04 pm

    Hey Sandy! I’m quickly becoming a fan of yellow as well! I hadn’t really had much yellow in my closet until this spring….and now I can’t get enough of my yellow (almost neon) skinnies! Thanks for sharing….I love those wooden heels!

    The Mrs. and The Momma

  21. May 30, 2012 / 1:05 pm

    I LOVE the color yellow these days 🙂 your outfit is so cute!


  22. May 30, 2012 / 1:45 pm

    Love your yellow post! The buttons down the back of your shirt are adorable.

  23. May 30, 2012 / 3:06 pm

    Sandy! You look gorgeous…love this simple T with the button detail down the back. I had never heard of Conversation Pieces before so I’ll have to check them out.
    And I am SO excited that you linked up. I always love seeing your looks 🙂
    XO – Marion

  24. May 30, 2012 / 4:34 pm

    I linked up to Marion’s yellow post today too! I’m loving yellow right now, especially in the form of those adorable shoes! And I agree, the flowers are the perfect background!

  25. May 30, 2012 / 5:40 pm

    I JUST bought that necklace on GroopDealz. Can’t wait to get it!

    Oh and I’ve been voting for ya everyday pretty mama!

  26. May 30, 2012 / 7:16 pm

    Despite loving yellow, I own nothing yellow that I can think of. Clearly I need to get my yellow game on!

  27. May 30, 2012 / 7:37 pm

    these pictures make me sooooo happy! i love you in yellow and digging those shoes. also that necklace is so fun!

  28. May 30, 2012 / 9:32 pm

    Love the yellows here! Such a cheery color for summer! And yes, I did vote for Austin! Hope you are having a wonderful day!
    PS. New post is up on my blog. Check it out whenever you have time!
    Style-Delights Blog

  29. May 30, 2012 / 10:05 pm

    Yellow looks amazing on you – I love it paired with the navy! I think yellow is a great addition to a wardrobe but since I don’t think it looks the best against my skin I don’t own much: a skirt with yellow flowers, a belt, and shoes

  30. May 31, 2012 / 6:42 am

    I love your yellow finds and your outfit! I’ve been wanting a pair of yellow ballet flats for a while now!

  31. May 31, 2012 / 9:06 am

    What a lovely garden! I kinda always stayed away from wearing yellow because I have yellow undertones, but it looks great on you!

  32. May 31, 2012 / 9:12 am

    I don’t own a single piece of yellow clothing. I think I was told a long time ago that because of my skin tone (I’m Asian and almost always tan), I should steer clear of yellows, but I now think that’s ridiculous. Seeing how fab you look in yellow makes me want to go out and buy a few new yellow tops after work today! 🙂

  33. May 31, 2012 / 9:31 am

    I have a yellow dress that I bought years ago but it’s more of a pale yellow, like post-it note yellow. I also have yellow wedges that I can’t wait to start wearing.

    I am hoping to buy a yellow top.

  34. May 31, 2012 / 11:03 am

    I seriously want that necklace in your collage and your shoes are darling!

  35. May 31, 2012 / 2:16 pm

    Adorable blog! We are following!


  36. May 31, 2012 / 9:24 pm

    Yellow and tangerine tango are my favorite colors for 2012 so thanks for doign this post. The color looks great on you, love the shoes.

  37. Two Thirty Five Designs
    June 1, 2012 / 1:08 am

    LOVE, LOVE, LOVE! It is all fabulous!

    I would absolutely LOVE to have you link this up on my Casual Friday link up party starting tomorrow, it would be perfect!


  38. June 1, 2012 / 2:35 am

    oh, you look so cute, sandy!
    that’s totally an outfit i’d wear too.

    it’s funny because i used to HATE wearing yellow–
    and i love it and have a few yellow tops that i can’t
    get enough of. so now i try not to color-hate because
    i know it’s going to grow on me. 😉

  39. June 1, 2012 / 7:09 am

    So much cute stuff here! Love your yellow shoes and the little bit of whimsy in your necklace.

  40. June 1, 2012 / 9:07 am

    I love NEON yellow, but I don’t think I have any other yellow hues in my closet. I love this skirt on you too, btw!

  41. June 1, 2012 / 12:13 pm

    i really need to add more yellow to my wardrobe! this is oh so fabulous!
    xo TJ

  42. June 1, 2012 / 3:09 pm

    Wow, really loving you in yellow — feels so fresh! — and that necklace is adorable. I need more yellow in my wardrobe.

  43. Rejina Tyson
    June 5, 2012 / 3:00 pm

    I’m so loving the yellow trend right. I need more of this yellow in my life. I so want to buy those yellow and black cap toed flats in the first picture. Where can I find those?

    Btw, you outfit is pretty cute too and I love the look of your blog. I’m so happy I checked it out while browsing the It List. ;)n Yay!

    You Like It? I Made It!

  44. June 9, 2012 / 7:45 pm

    lovin’ that bracelet, just pinned it!

  45. December 22, 2013 / 8:56 am

    It’s appropriate time to make a few plans for the long run and it
    is time to be happy. I have read this submit and if I could I wish to suggest you some
    fascinating things or suggestions. Maybe you could write subsequent articles relating to this
    article. I want to read even more things about it!

    Where Can I Buy Cheap ugg Boots

  46. February 26, 2014 / 3:03 am

    Over 80 commercial utilities! A large set off $ add-ins and utilities for Micrrosoft
    Outlook. Working with messages, contacts, calendars, tasks, notes and journals.
    Export and import, processing attachments, managing categories, statistics
    and reports, and even more extremely useful toos for every Outlook user.

  47. Fantastic Guidelines To 100 % natural Weight Loss

    A Successful Slimming down Diet program will stipulate anyone
    to stick to the guidelines which have been confirmed complete the task.
    There isn’t any fast solution that will do the job
    merely these uncomplicated techniques that will position you on the path to weight reduction and ideal overall health.

    you must place a target of just how much unwanted fat you wish to drop and remember to to be reasonable.
    People require a completely different caloric consumption.
    A secure approach is usually to take in 300 to 500 fewer calories a
    day to lose One or two pounds each week. Establish the objective by
    yourself and get real about achieving this. Your primary
    goal should be targeted and also written down. In case
    dropping unwanted fat is actually you choose to undertake, you only have to
    consume less unhealthy calories than you burn off daily.

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published.

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.