A Pretty Pink Tree

I am so in love with this pink tree. Isn’t it spectacular? It’s called a Dogwood Tree. Last year it bloomed and I completely missed the photo op before all of the flowers fell off. Florida doesn’t normally have trees that like this. This year I was determined to not miss the tree in full bloom. My boyfriend (who lives very close to the tree) text me last Sunday telling me it was ripe and ready for harvest. Meaning I was more than prepared to get a photo of the tree before the wind blew all the pretty pink flowers off.

Pink Dogwood Tree

Sweater: Old Navy, Pants: Gap, Bag: J.Crew (25% off with code shoptoit), Shoes: Banana Republic (love these for summer!), Sunglasses: Francesca’s (found the perfect white pair here)


After church, a healthy lunch to fill my belly and a quick shopping trip to Old Navy with my mama and sister, I was more than ready to see this tree. After a little convincing, we made a pit stop on the way home to visit the tree. It resides at a local park right next to a playground and it’s the only tree like that at the park. Really random, I know!



Pink Dogwood Tree




Outfit Details:

Sweater: Old Navy
Pants: Gap
Bag: J.Crew (25% off with code shoptoit)
Shoes: Banana Republic (love these for summer!)
Sunglasses: Francesca’s (found the perfect white pair here)

How on earth is it even that gorgeous pink? I do not know. It’s beautiful though and made my heart happy taking photos under it. Thanks God for such a beautiful tree!

This sweater was a recent sale purchase from Old Navy. It’s sold out in the red and blue stripe but you can still buy the blue striped version here. I’m wearing a Small. In my opinion the medium looked a bit sloppy. The plan is to wear the sweater with shorts or over swimsuits in the summertime after long beach days. One of my fav bloggers Carly pulled off the look super well. I honestly didn’t realize how many stripes I own until I did laundry the other day and tried to jam my sweater into my drawer. My closet and dresser are busting with them! Their such a classic and can be worn during every season. Come summertime I will be wearing this sweater on repeat with white shorts and I can’t wait!




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  • Reply
    March 11, 2017 at 2:13 pm

    What a gorgeous tree!! And your outfit is super cute 🙂


    • Reply
      March 13, 2017 at 2:09 am

      Thanks Sheila!! I know, the tree makes me want to sing and dance. It’s so pretty and colorful!

  • Reply
    March 11, 2017 at 3:08 pm

    Love reading your posts!! Please come be my personal stylist!! 😉 You’re so talented.

    • Reply
      March 13, 2017 at 2:10 am

      Thanks so much Taylor! I really appreciate that. Your kind words mean a lot! =) haha sounds fun!! We can go shopping any day!

  • Reply
    March 14, 2017 at 2:17 pm

    Striped are perfect for Spring. Love the shoes btw!

    • Reply
      March 14, 2017 at 3:27 pm

      Thanks. The shoes were a great end of the summer sale find! You are right about stripes! I’ve been wearing that sweater non-stop.

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