Thursday, June 28, 2012

Petite Fashion Challenge # 17: Candy Colorized

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I missed the last few PFCs due to my morning sickness. This month, I am determined to join the fun =) This month's PFC hosted by the talented Sew Petite Gal who I had the privilege to meet in person. She asked us to "Take a bowl full of colorful candies (M&Ms, Jolly Ranchers, jelly beans, etc.), close your eyes, and draw 2-3 pieces. Now use those colors (+ a neutral of your choosing) to form the basis for your ensemble". How fun is that!


I am still trying to divert myself away from the neutrals and add more colors and prints to my wardrobe. I have way too many neutral colors in my closet and would love to own more colorful pieces. Being pregnant, my clothing options are getting more and more limited. In order to complete this challenge, I cheated a little – I chose my outfit before the candy colors =) Of course, there is no peach-colored M&Ms so I just had to use the red color instead. I chose a pair of nude pumps as my neutral element to complete my look.

PFC # 17

At the moment, I have a serious craving for peanut butter M&M's. I don't think I have a sweet tooth but these are so good and highly addicting. I can probably eat half a big bag of these M&Ms in one sitting. I would so blame the pregnancy hormones for it! Other than that, I haven't really had any crazy cravings so far.

PFC # 17

What I am wearing:
Dress: c/o - size S (buy similar)
Jacket: H&M - size 2 (buy similar)
Necklace: Amrita Singh Montauk necklace
Shoes: Louboutin Ron Ron watersnake pumps
Sunglasses: Kate Spade Gayla

PFC # 17

I know this is not much of a challenge but I had so much fun putting this outfit together. There are so many participants this month. I'm looking forward to seeing what everyone comes up with. For more colorful outfits, please visit SewPetiteGal to see the rest of the entries.



Love your shoes! Hot mama!


Really like your necklace! :)

KT of

Pretty! Love the pastel color of your dress, so delicate and sweet. I also love that you paired it with a denim jacket to give it a chic, day time look. :)

Elaine A (TOBeautyReviews)

OMG Love, love love this Sydney! If I'm ever blessed with a baby I'm asking for your clothes LOL!

You can count your red soles as red too ;)

Stylish Petite

You are seriously adorable Sydney. Love the dress and side view of the baby bump!

phiphis blog

you look wonderful! this is a great look and you are glowing!! xox P


Hi! I love the use of denim with the light coloured dress- just lovely.

easy petite looks

you are so cute! i love how the red of the CL soles give the outfit a little extra fierceness in contrast to the flowy pink and light blue!

The Little Dust Princess

I love layering a denim jacket over dresses. <3


Ah! I love how you paired different textures together! The jean jacket with a flowy dress = brilliant.



Love your outfit!


I love that necklace :) Great challenge!!


so light and airy! love the outfit!


Geez, Sydney, you've got to be the most fabulous prego Momma on the planet! Great job!


I really love the dress :)
You combined each color beautifully


Gorgeous! Love the dress and you are glowing!


Great job Sydney! I love how you style jean jackets! Also...your hair is looking great!

Sandy a la Mode

gosh i love it all! the detail on dress is beautiful, denim jackets are very in and the necklace is gorgeous!


I agree with SPG, you are very stylist prego! love the combo!!


You are glowing! Love this!


i loooove your hair! i'm trying to talk myself into cutting mine ALL off too. ahh

want to follow each other?? xxo!

Always Maylee

You look beautiful! I love this dress, it's so sweet and romantic. Love the necklace for an added pop of color. So cute!

xo, Yi-chia
Always Maylee


This dress looks amazing on you! And I have major skin envy! :) Such beautiful pictures!


That dress is so pretty on you! The green is such a lovely pop of colour too.

Kathleen Lisson

Great shoes and great hair!

Fashion Blawger

I just adore your hair like this. You are truly glowing (even more than usual) with this pregnancy.

A Preponderance of Fashion

pretty little things

just discovered your blog and I love it!
hope you can check mine out as well! : )


You look so cute in that dress!


what a cute mommy-to-be outfit! Stylin!


Thanks so much for the sweet comment on my outfit, Sydney! For some reason it didn't post to the blog, so thank goodness for email notifications! ; ) I love your look! Congrats on your pregnancy - you're adorable! : )


I love your style and plus you look great in that dress with your small baby bump.

With Each Passing Day

Sydney you always looks good no matter what you wear. You're one fabulous, glowing mommy!


What a cute outfit. Loving your baby bump. :)


how do you care for a dress like that? i recently purchased a chiffon dress with pleats and dry cleaning it every time i wear it gets expensive. any thoughts?

@Anonymous For something delicate like this dress, I usually hand wash and air dry (or you can use delicate or hand wash setting on the washing machine). Hope that helps!


The peach chiffon dress looks great on you Sydney! I love how you paired accessorized it too :)


omg what a fun challenge!! And your outfit is so chic~ I love the denim on chiffon :D


You look so cute with that baby bump :) I noticed that your jacket had that detailing at the back and I was wondering if its the same jacket I picked up from H&M a couple of weeks ago (I didn't even check lol!)


The peach and green go wonderfully together!

@Kitch I picked mine up last month because I love the details on the back of this jacket.

Mitu Akter

Great post ! uniform can be cute gurl.. i use to go to private school our colors were white or baby blue shirt with black bottoms.. so i would wear a button up white colar shirt with some black jeans and black flats kept it simple and it was cute .

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