Wednesday, August 28, 2013

love*birds: 8.28.13

things i am loving this week:
~ school started. while i love summer, it's nice to have the kids back on a schedule. plus, they both seem to love their teachers, so that's a huge plus.
~ mom's wine night. every year for four years now, two other moms and i have gotten together at the beginning of the school year to cry and talk about our kids starting another year of school.
~ henry told me he wants to get his master's in reading. eva wants to be a gymnastics, swimming, art, and music teacher. i love their ambition.
~ it's hotter than hot over here. i don't love that in and of itself, but i am happy that summer has decided to stick around a little.
~ we still have camping trips planned...including some sites with fabulous waterfalls...i can't wait!
~ nora and i are part of a super cool photo shoot this week...we can't wait to share pictures. lots of great vintage!
~ shopping. i know, i love it every day, but i have really had the itch to shop lately, and i think i'm going to need to take a day to do it!

and here are some other things we are loving this week.

megan bird

i love how simple, yet chic this bracelet is. no need to layer it with anything else...it's a piece of art all on its own!



i have been on the hunt for a fun bag for winter. i like the idea of white in winter...plus the sassy gold triangles. this is so fun!


apparently i am loving geometric shapes this week! but really, the colors, the pockets, and the shape of this dress are amazing. i might need it!


i know this jumpsuit isn't very practical. but who needs practical when you have fringe? i am in awe of this suit and need it in my life!!


it's a blazer with unicorns on it. enough said.

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Purple Ivy

Ivy is the epitome of glamour in this vintage-inspired outfit.  the colors together, and the great silhouette of both the skirt and shirt pair perfectly with that amazing turban she is wearing. what a great outfit!

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follow along @meglets

i thrifted the most amazing art work the other day. i am a sucker for anything having to do with minnesota, especially when it's a vintage wall hanging. i remember this quote from when i was a kid.

nora bird
tree branch jewelry holder

i absolutely love this idea for storing jewelry! so rustic and colorful and cool!

red cat tank

i adore the slouchy, drapey style of this adorable tank top. and the cool, original red cat print makes me love it even more!


i would love to hang this print in my bedroom. it is so romantic and fun!


i love to bake, and these adorable measuring spoons would make me love it even more! how cute are those little forest animals?


i've been a bit obsessed with baskets lately. i love them for storage. these colorful ones, made of recycled materials, are simply beautiful. i would love to fill my home with them!

blog*love

Lauren of The Marcy Stop looks absolutely gorgeous in the outfit in this post. i am totally coveting those amazing booties! and the print on her blouse is so pretty!

insta*love
follow along @mrsbeyers

just a day in the life of a big sister! always messing with her little bro!

what are you loving today?

xoxo, two birds

15 comments:

  1. LOVE that bracelet! and the pics of the kids are too sweet!

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  2. oooh so many things i like. that print is super sweet.

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  3. I'm glad to hear that the kids love school! And I can't wait to see your photo shoot!!

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  4. That is so great the kids like their teachers. I'm excited to see the photo shoot!

    -Sharon
    The Tiny Heart
    Headband Giveaway!

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  5. So lovely pictures!!! So cute! Thanks for including my bracelet. :)

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  6. Thank you so much for including my jewelry organizer!!

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  7. Thanks so much for featuring my triangle tote. What beautiful selections. I want that print!

    Have a great day!

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  8. All parents are happy their kids are back in school. HAHAHA That's great! Can't wait to see that photo shoot of you ladies.
    http://www.averysweetblog.com/

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  9. loving that tree branch jewelry holder!

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  10. bet you are glad the kids are back in school

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  11. That's awesome that Henry wants to get his master's in reading! It's time to introduce him to the word "literature!" I didn't even know what a master's degree was until I was probably two or three times his age!

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  12. The triangle bracelet is awesomely cool. (is 'awesomely' a word or is that a Bush-ism?) Cool blogs you introduced, thank you.

    Be sure and see my Tutorial tomorrow, okay? ok.

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  13. YES unicorn cardi!!!
    -ash
    www.thestylizedwannabe.com

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