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Tuesday, July 30, 2013

Trend Spin Week 9 - Animal Print

 






Yay, it's Tuesday and I'm done taking my certification exam!!  I'm not sure how I did; it was 4 hours and was a tough exam.  I'm work in credit, and there was a lot of legal terminology and procedures on the exam.  Half of the exam was involving things that I don't do in my current position, but I tried my best.  Either way, it's over for now, and grad school doesn't start back for 1 month, woohoo!  I still can't believe August is only a couple of days ago.  Where has this summer (year) gone?!  We had 3 days last week that have been in the lower 80's.  It has been a strange year temperature wise.  I got out yesterday to pump my gas and almost thought it was fall with the way it felt outside.  It's makes for some nice nights out on a patio at a restaurant or a screened in patio. 

Thank you so much for stopping by the Trend Spin Linkup with The Fashion Canvas and myself!  First of all, I want to thank everyone who has been linking up.  I appreciate it so, so much and also respond back to every person via email who is a reply commenter (make sure you are by doing this.)  If you are set up as a no-reply commenter, you don't get any of my responses delivered to you.  = (  If you linkup today, I would absolutely love for you to leave me a comment so I can thank you for stopping by!  = )  Today's trend is animal print!  I just recently got my animal print clutch, and sadly it is the only item I have that is animal print!  Sad, I know!  I did wear an elephant bracelet; does that count?  Show us how you wear it - a pair of flats, a bow in your hair, a bow print dress or an entire outfit. It doesn't matter what clothing item it is or where it's from; we'd love to see it. Here are our top 2 bow looks from last week!
 

Featured Bloggers in Bows 


 

Next Tuesday's trend will be metallics, so please come link up! 

Non-Boggers: All non-bloggers will be able to submit photos to Trendspinlinkup@gmail.com. We will then select one photo each to be our featured reader of the week on the day of the linkup!
Bloggers: All bloggers will be able to submit their post links via the inlinkz widget below every Tuesday at 7:00am with their take on our trend of the week. This will allow bloggers to show off their personal style, find new followers and meet some great fashionistas! You will also have the chance to be featured on our blogs the following Tuesday! So grab the button and link up. = ) For all bloggers we simply ask that you please follow your 2 hosts and your cohost of the week - Walking in Memphis in High Heels, The Fashion Canvas and Here & Now (the first 3 links in the linkup) and provide a link to the Trend Spin Linkup in your post or add the button below to your blog. Don't forget to stop by the The Fashion Canvas and Here & Now to see how they wore their trend today. Then spread the word. Thanks, and see you next week in metallics! 

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Featured Readers in Animal Print 
Maggie // Andrea
 
Linking up with Lauren.
Photography by Pea Pie Photography.
 

42 comments:

  1. Thank you for doing this link up! It was fun pulling out my animal print :) I love your clutch!

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  2. That clutch is the cutest and I love your sunglasses!

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  3. you guys are too cute! love that clutch laura :)

    XO Meghan

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  4. So I missed where this was posted about animal print - so I linked an older post. Thanks for the link up and I am adding you to my bloglovin list!
    Lee

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  5. Fun link-up. Thanks for hosting.

    What a couple of stylish readers you have!

    bisous
    Suzanne

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  6. I'm also in awe that it's almost August. This year has flown by. I'm sure you did great on the exam! I need to get some animal print in my wardrobe. I have NONE. Crazy, right?!

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  7. Thanks for the link up! Loving the long necklace you're wearing - I've been kind of obsessed with long necklaces lately! And clutches are such a nice way to add animal print to a look! Looking great Laura! :)

    Bold Subtlety

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  8. Thanks for sharing all these great giveaways. Love the black and white outfit with a great pop of interest with the leopard clutch.

    Sofia

    stylishlyinlove.blogspot.com

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  9. The clutch is perfect...love the shoes!
    Debbie :)
    www.fashionfairydust.blogspot.com

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  10. That clutch is such a cute pop of leopard print! I can't believe it's almost August either. I still have so many things left I want to do this summer!

    -Sharon
    The Tiny Heart

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  11. Thanks for the linkup opportunity!

    XOXO Jess

    www.fashionlifeofmarlowe.blogspot.com

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  12. That clutch? Love it!

    Carly
    www.lipglossandcrayons.com

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  13. LOVE the animal print clutch. Will be linking up tomorrow with my leopard print heels :)

    Rebecca {at} Preppy Panache

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  14. animal prints will always be in style for me! xo

    http://allthingsprettyandlittle.blogspot.com/

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  15. This Link Up is probably the only reason why I got dressed today! HA! Thanks for the motivation ladies~

    The Occasional Indulgence

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  16. I find it almost impossible to believe that the only animal print you own is that leopard clutch (which is adorable!) Thanks for the link up. :)

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  17. I love animal print and you look gorgeous

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  18. You look gorgeous as always! I don't have a lot of animal print either, too funny! And I have even LESS metallic, I better start planning now! Congrats on being done with your certification exam!! Woohoo!

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  19. Adorable! Love how your outfit is still summery with the leopard print clutch. I really want a leopard clutch! Congrats finishing your exam. I can't believe it is almost time for school to go back. Yuck!

    Nikki
    thefashionablewife.com

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  20. I love that clutch! Sometimes all you need is just a touch of animal print. You look fantastic!

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  21. If I could only have 1 animal print item, I think that clutch would work just perfectly- I love it's pattern and that it folds. And I am obsessed with your elephant bracelet- so adorable, I'm prettyyyy sure I need it!
    I'll be linking up tomorrow- love this week's looks so far!!
    -Rach
    www.lamariposablog.com

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  22. I don't think I own ANY animal print. Is that weird? I don't hate animal print, I've just never found anything that's drawn me to it I guess.

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  23. I love that you decided to go with little animal print accents! Loving that clutch Laura.

    xoxo,
    Chelsea & The City

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  24. Animal Print is always in & timeless in my opinion. Love your Blouse & Clutch. I also did an Animal Print Clutch today (plus Skirt).

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  25. Love that clutch! I can't believe it's your only animal print! Thanks for hosting the linkup!

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  26. Thanks for hosting this linkup! I have a clutch too in leopard!

    xo,
    Jacqueline

    stylininstlouis.com

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  27. Hope you did well on your test, I know you are glad to have that over with
    Love, love, love the leopard clutch
    Brett

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  28. I love me some animal print...especially that beautiful clutch!

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  29. It may only be a little pop of leopard, but it's a great one! I just heard about this Mimic Clutch so I went to check it out, and imagine my surprise upon seeing this pic above in the listing! You look great!

    Kaitlin
    www.teaandsequins.com

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  30. Love love love your outfit!! And girl, I need a close up of your shoes!!! :) ha!

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  31. Always fun to participate in the link up. Love your leopard clutch!

    Alice
    www.happinessatmidlife.com

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  32. Love animal print! The outfits are lovely and your clutch is adorable.

    -Vogue&Heels
    www.vogueandheels.com

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  33. I really like that clutch!! I've never been an animal print llover, but this year there's so much to choose from, that I've purchased quite a few things this year.
    Have some posts on my blog with animal print.

    Today I'm wearing trendy yellow. Hope you pass by!

    Xxoo

    Bellassinperderlacabeza,blogspot.com

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  34. I am so in love with leopard too, your clutch would def fit perfectly to my heels that I am wearing on my todays post :-). you look super gorgeous :-)

    ani
    www.fleurani.blogspot.de

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  35. I loooooove animal print clutches!! I've been craving one for awhile now but haven't found the perfect one for me!

    xox
    Bailey
    http://akabailey.blogspot.com

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  36. I love your look the best because it has just the right touch of leopard :) I'm not the biggest fan of animal prints -hence why I didn't link up today :( -but I love just a little accessory of them! That clutch is so cute and I'm crushing on that skirt!!
    Jessi
    http://haircutandgeneralattitude.blogspot.com

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  37. Hey Laura, I am also not as equipped for animal print day, however I think just a touch looks best! In which case your purse is spot on! Haha- get it- spot on! Okay, I'll go now. ;)

    http://chelseypatti.blogspot.com

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  38. I'm all kinds of obsessed with your sunnies lady!

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  39. Great link up. I am such an animal print lover! Love your look too---great clutch. Have a good weekend!

    ~Whitney
    www.whitneynicjames.com

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  40. 1. Congrats on being done with your test! I know you were stressing about it. I hope you passed...update us when you know!
    2. How is this clutch the ONLY animal print you own?! Its adorable but we need to incorporate more because you can totally pull it off!!

    -AJ
    FitTravelerAJ.com

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  41. Thank you Laura for the amazing post of MimicDesign fold over clutch. Available for $95: www.etsy.com/shop/MimicDesign

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