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Saturday, May 8, 2010

This green M&M got hired!!

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When: Thursday May 7, 2010

What:
Green dress: Conway (Panama)
White eyelet blazer: Estampa (Panama)
Pink flower accessory: Madison (Panama)
Brown Wedges: Payless Shoe Source
Brown purse: Something I have had since my childhood!

Where: Interview and dinner at Applebee's (Yum Yum!)

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Today my outfit was inspired by a somewhat unusual source: a package of M&M's!!! jajaja, goes to show you can really get inspired by just about anything. I got this new package of Coconut M&M's yesterday and noticed how tropical chick the green M&M looked:
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So I decided to use her as inspiration today... I went for a green dress to resemble the overall color of the M&M. Then I added a white blazer to represent the M on her belly. Then I chose brown shoes & purse to resemble the "coconut flavor". And I topped it off with a pink flower in my hair just like hers to get that tropical feeling. Weeee, its so much fun to dress like an M&M!!
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Anyway, this M&M has wonderful wonderful news!! After many many setbacks, I finally got hired for an internship this summer!! Weeeeeeeeeeeeeee!! I'm going to be a student consultant for my university. That's perfect for me because: a) I know two languages and can relate to students from different cultures, and b) I will be working with my boyfriend... jajaja, who said work couldn't be fun? Anyway, I'm so happy to finally have that setteld! Thumbs up for finally getting a job!
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Here are all the ways in which I've worn this green dress:
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15 comments

  1. Congradulations. I am hoping I get hired very soon, so keep your fingers crossed for me.

    your inspiration for getting dressed is awesome, how creative! You put together the outfit so well.

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  2. Congratulations! Love the green dress.

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  3. Coconut M&Ms? I need to get those right now!
    Love the green dress and the candy colored accessories, and congrats on the new job!!!

    Chic on the Cheap

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  4. Congratulations on the job! Sounds like that'll make for a really nice summer. (and I love the green and white outfit...so creative to start with an M&M!)

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  5. Congratulations on the job lady! You pull off the flirty green M&M well!

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  6. What a fun place for inspiration! You worked it really well. And congrats on the job!

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  7. Congrats on the job! Love the outfit. The flower in your hair is the perfect finishing touch!

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  8. Oh congrats! You are the cutest M&M ever.

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  9. Congrats, thats awesome!
    And I REALLY did not need to know about coconut m&m's...

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  10. Not until I saw the closelup pic of the M&M with the pink flower did I really get a charge out of what you did. I´ll call you an M&M, but with a W at the end (my most wonderful). dad

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  11. Great inspiration and you pulled it off wonderfully. You always look great in green. You gotta bring me some of those M&Ms. I loooove my "happy pills" and since these have coconut those will make me even happier. You are the prettiest M&M and MJM around!!! LOL

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  12. YEY for the green M+M - really pleased for you - I hope you enjoy your internship!

    You look great - its so funny you got your inspiration from an m+m's packet!!

    I used tohave a necklace just ike that - I wonder wat happened to it :s Where is yours from?

    Sal xXx

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  13. haha! What a unique source of inspiration, but I love it! The green outfit looks fabulous and congrats on your internship. That's very exciting!

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  14. This is just genius !!! How creative.
    Julie

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