Tuesday, March 22, 2016

Neon + Link Up

With Spring here I'm starting to break out the neon colors!  And what better way than with a striped neon blouse. 

I found this blouse at LOFT (right now they have 30% off almost everything, including this top) last week and was drawn to it because of its color and of course the stripes!! The color online says its coral but it defiantly is more neon pink to me!  I love it paired with the bright white jeans to really help it pop.  Working neon and bright colors into your wardrobe, after a long winter of dark colors and heavy fabrics, will for sure get you noticed and help you stand out.  

I am one of those girls who loves the sun!  I love it coming in my windows at home, the clear blue sunny skies we have here in NC, the sun roof open in my car and of course sitting in the sun by the pool.  But as I've gotten older I've learned how bad being in the sun really is, from wrinkles to skin cancer.  Over the last few years I always tell myself that I'm going to stay out of the sun as much as I can and to wear sunscreen as much as possible.  It's just a habit I need to get into.  But by time summer comes and we start heading to the pool, I seem to forget all that and soak it all up from my lounge chair.  But not this year!!

I think the reason I love the sun so much is the tan I get from being in it.  So I figured that if I tried a sunless tanner and got a tan that way, I wouldn't be tempted to sit in the sun.  I didn't want a sunless tanner that turned my skin orange.  I wanted a natural looking tan.  So I did some research first.  I found Loving Tan and read how their mousses give you a natural looking tan in just a few minutes.  It has a natural olive color, not orange, all natural ingredients and an instant bronzer so you can see where you are applying it (use the mit for an easier application).  The other plus, it dries in just a couple minutes.  Right now I'm using the shade Dark, but think I will switch to Ultra Dark closer to summer.  I love this sunless tanner and will continue to use it all summer long!  You can get a free applicator mit by using code 'TWOPEASINABLOG' at checkout.  It really does make applying the lotion easier and keeps it off the palms of your hands.  

Top: LOFT (30% off) // Jeans: AG // Wedges: last year, almost exact here and here // Tote: Urban Expressions (use code UE25FPF42 to get 25% off entire site!) // Watch: Fossil // Bracelets: Folli Follie and currently sold out at Baublebar but same style here and here // Sunnies: Nordstrom // Ring: Baublebar // Sunless Tanner: Loving Tan (use code TWOPEASINABLOG for a free applicator mit!)



This week's feature blogger is Sheree from Posh Classy Mom.  How adorable is her bell sleeve, off the shoulder top!!!  We are drooling over it.  Check out her blog for some other great Spring looks.

Here's today's link up:


  1. Loving this blouse, lady- such a great spring piece!

    Le Stylo Rouge

  2. Such a pretty outfit, I'm in love with that tote bag!

  3. I want your shoes, those are so so cute!! They look like they'd be comfortable too. And that tan looks so natural! This rainy, chilly Boone weather is going to keep me from the sun for way to long, maybe I should give that a try!
    Darling, Dearest

  4. Your Spring color combo is so lovely - Have a wonderful week!


  5. Amazing top! Great colors for Spring/Summer season!

    We Shop in Heels

  6. I'm loving the bright colors in your top! It makes me want the warm weather here now!!

  7. Love ths colors in your top, and your wedges are divine!

    xx, Elise

  8. What a pretty spring outfit!

    Thank you for hosting and hope you are having a fab week!


  9. What a great Spring Outfit. Gotta love Loft! Nothing yells more spring to me than white pants. Which is what I styled last week too! :)

  10. Aw, thanks girls for the feature, that top is really great and I'm glad you liked it. Really loving all of your spring themed outfits and love that this pink top has multi-colored stripes to make it interesting on the eyes.

    xo Sheree
    IG: @poshclassymom

  11. this pink top is amazing! Loving the arm candy too


  12. Love that top!

    Paula- www.livingpaula.com

  13. I love the neon with the white!! Cute!


  14. Love the fun colors in your outfit! That top is adorable!

  15. great outfit - I love the colors! neons are so pretty in summer :)

    stop by and chat with me ♥ http://storybookapothecary.com

  16. Beautiful outfit! I love how mixed bright colors with white!

  17. Wow that outfit is great! Love that blouse!


  18. What a stunning top and look Betsy, this definitely puts me in the springtime mood.
    Thank you for linking up to "Bloggers Who Have Inspired Me"
    Rachel xo


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