The Joy of Fashion

-- A Cheerful Personal Style Blog --

Thursday, October 25, 2012

Happy 3 year Blogiversary!

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Wednesday October 24, 2012

Today is my blog's three year Blogiversary! YAAAII!!

Three years ago, I created this blog on a whim just to stay in contact with my parents while I was living in the U.S. getting my undergraduate degree (See my very first post HERE! and my first outfit post HERE!). I never dreamed that my blog would become what it is today! 

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So many wonderful things have happened to me thanks to my blog. I've had the privilege of being featured on the websites of Glamour Magazine as well as Lucky Magazine. I also had my dream come true by being featured in Cosmopolitan for Latinas' Magazine

More than the features, what I've enjoyed the most out of these past three years is having a place to be myself and share my passion for fashion and life. The Joy of Fashion has given me the opportunity to share my positive attitude that hopefully has helped others find joy in their own lives. 

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I want to thank each and every one of your for visiting my blog, commenting, writing emails, etc. You have all been so supportive! You keep me motivated to continue pursuing my dreams.

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I'm so so very happy right now. I feel like I am following my dreams, just like I wanted when I was a little girl. I'm doing what I love, and this brings me tremendous joy. Thank you so much everyone!

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{Skirt: Asos.com (old)  ;  Shirt: Forever21.com (Still available here!)  ;  Heels: Lela Rose for Payless (old)}

27 comments

  1. It's been three years already? My goodness, how time flies. I've followed you from day one, and you're one of my favorite bloggers. Here's to another 3(0) years! 

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  2.  Aaaaww you are sooooooooo sweet JB!!!! I can't explain how much I appreciate that you have stuck around for so long! Not only that, but you always have the nicest things to say. Thank you soooo much :)

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  3. Bhushavali Mitr PriyamanathozOctober 25, 2012 at 11:20 PM

    Congrats dear!!! So happy for you...
    Again congrats on being featured in the magazine...
    Glad I stumbled on your blog on this wonderful occasion...
    I love the outfit. The hello kitty and red white combo are awesome.
    The flared skirt accentuates your waist so well. Totally love your shoes too.
    I'd be glad if you visited my blog too and more glad if you follow as well!! :)
    FASHION PANACHE BLOG

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  4. Congratulations, Marie!!! That's amazing, 3 years, wow! I know I've only been around for a few weeks now, but I've completely fallen in love with your blog and hope you will continue blogging for at least another couple of years! :)

    Oh, and that top you are wearing in these pictures is TOO CUTE!

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  5. Congrats!! and Happy Blogiversary!!!loving your skirt here
    cute pics
    x

    (maybe you would like to take a peek at my blog.... www.desdemonavintage.blogspot.com )

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  6. From Munich With LoveOctober 26, 2012 at 2:07 AM

    These pics are soooo unbelievable cute! Congrats to 3 years of blogging!
    Your blog is adorable! I'm definitly a new follower!!! Love it!

    Thanks for your lovely comment on my blog, so I found yours! ;o)

    From Munich With Love
    Angie Aquarius

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  7. love outfit you are beautiful as always
    so happy blogiversary
    bizz

    http://www.passionnanteetpassionnee.com/

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  8. Lookbook UnlimitedOctober 26, 2012 at 3:17 AM

    Liked your style :) I'm your newest follower on GFC now. If you want to follow back here is my blog: http://www.lookbookunlimited.com/

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  9. Congratulations!! I've only just come across your blog recently and it's very cute. Loving all the Halloween outfits =D

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  10. Congrats to you! I love reading your blog - keep up the great work :)

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  11. Yaaaaaay! Happy 3 years, marie! Here's to many more wonderful outfits and happy days from you. :) :) <3 

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  12. Happy blogiversary, stunning and sparkly Marie!!! 
    www.theopinionatedgirl.com

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  13. Congratulations, your blog rocks! :D

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  14. that last pic is my fave! congrats and have fun celebrating!!! katejones.me

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  15. Such a cute outfit- perfect for celebrating such an occasion. Congratulations and happy blog anniversary! I always enjoy reading your posts. :) 

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  16. What a super sweet post! I love all the balloons and the precious outfit :) Happy Bloggy Birthday!!

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  17. Gizelle Faye SembranoOctober 28, 2012 at 10:01 AM

    your photos..(even your profile photo) just made me smile..i love how happy you are in them. bring joy to my heart… happy 3 years in the blogosphere! <3

    ♥ bohemiam love at vanilla ice cream | a cebuana's personal style blog ♥

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  18. Maria bastida GuineaOctober 28, 2012 at 2:09 PM

    HAPPY HAPPY BLOGIVERSARY hun!!!!!! Your unique style grows with you year by year!!   ;) and we love it xx

    http://thegoldenpaillettes.blogspot.com/

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  19. Alexa SleepEatBreatheFashionOctober 28, 2012 at 3:18 PM

    Marie! Congrats girl <3 the internet is a better place with your amazing blog on it! love what you are wearing in those pictures! you have such fun and quirky style 

    Alexa <3
    http://sleepeatbreathefashion.blogspot.com

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  20. You go girl!
    I found your blog a little time ago and I really like it. Must confess: I like it so much that when I found it I went back in time and saw all the posts, from the very first.Keep following your dreams and be happy!Kisses from PortugalBtw, love the skirt. Somehow reminds me a picnic towel, but still love it :)

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  21. OMG 3 years ! Congrats Marie :)
    I adore these pictures... i so love HK.

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  22.  Hello Teresa!! Aaaaww, thank you SOOO much for your sweet words! I can't believe you saw ALL of my posts from the last three years, I'm soooo flattered!! Hahahah thank you so so much for your support!

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