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Fashion Find Friday - Pink and Pearls

This week's fashion find is another fresh to my closet off eBay discovery. This silk Lilly Pulitzer tunic originally retailed for $198 and was mine for $58. It's a piece I had been ISO for a while and I was thrilled with the price. 


Originally I was going to wear this on Monday for international badge day, pink is a gamma phi color and the pearl is our stone. I pushed the outfit to Tuesday (with my badge of course!). During the day I paired with black pants and flats.  That night NE had invited me over with some other friends for a mardi gras dinner so I changed to be a bit more casual. Because I was going more casual I removed my badge ; ). I figured this was a good time and group to give the jeggings a rest run. I'm still pondering jeggings but Ill have a hierarchy of pants post out soon. here's the outfit. 



The bag I'm using as my clutch is also Lilly Pulitzer - it's actually a makeup bag that's a collaboration with Estée Lauder and the current GWP at Macy's. I bought the bottle of perfume and got everything else here as a GWP: 



This was the 2nd one offered this year, the first being at Dillard's. Here's the other GWPs for 2014: 



You'll have to visit the lilly blog for info on stores and dates. The lemon bag in the top right corner was the Dillard's promo so its done. Usually these bags wind up on eBay if you just really don't want to buy any Estée Lauder. I actually really like the perfume but this is not my makeup brand of choice. This is most likely a very strategic move by Estée Lauder to attract a younger demographic. Worked on me! I actually did a project on Estée in school, fascinating lady. They company actually has several brands , Clinique for example, so you might be surprised to like something. But yeah, I'll probably get a few more before the year is over. 






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