Lagoon Day


Lace & Lilacs

Lace & Lilacs

Lace & Lilacs

Lace & Lilacs

Lace & Lilacs

Lace & Lilacs

Lace & Lilacs

pretty pants & pastels…

This lovely lagoon in Carlsbad is one of my absolute favorite sunny SoCal spots… its trail is so rarely (if ever) crowded and I simply cannot get enough of the stunning reeds and soft blue sky. Since arriving home I have frequented this location often; once a week at the very least. It is serene, calm, and cute here. I’ll miss strolling in this place oh-so-much while away.

Now, I almost never-ever wear pants, but this elegant black pair is too comfy, and paired beautifully with my new pale Zara top. Is it not the sweetest thing? I am utterly obsessed with the shade of blue and that ‘lil flounce! (I think it’s a flounce? Hmmm… my style vocabulary could use a refresher.)

Anyways! What have you been up to as of late? This morn I had my hair cut and colored – back to black, hurrah! (Alexis at Studio 514 was fab, as always.) Annnd just two more days here in California before I jet off yet again… adventure awaits! (Oh, but I still have so much to do. And yet, I am sitting here, blogging. Priorities, am I right?)

outfit details

Top | Zara

Pants | Macy’s (INC)

Shoes | Modcloth

Necklace (which I realize you cannot see too clearly – it is a seahorse!) | A jewelry kiosk in the Orlando, Florida Airport

Hat | I have absolutely no idea whatsoever

Mascara | Estée Lauder

Foundation | H&M

Have a delightful evening, all! Sending hearts,

Abby ♥

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22 comments on “Lagoon Day”

  1. Your photos are gorgeous, as always! I really love your whole blog aesthetic.
    I can definitely agree about the never-wearing-pants things (haha sounds weird), unless it’s a really great pair! Your outfit looks nice!
    Julia ||

    • Awww, you are too, too sweet, Julia! Thank you so much; your kind words mean the world. And hahah, right?! I don’t own a single pair of jeans and actually stole these pants from my mom (oops 😉 ), but they’re so comfy! I’m actually wearing them on a plane right now – and I, like, never-ever wear pants while traveling (yep… does sound weird haha).

  2. truly beautiful pictures, I love the palette and the tone, really gorgeous. <3

  3. What a beautiful setting and such stunning imagery.

  4. Love these photos Abby! You’re so gorgeous as is the lagoon! xx

  5. Your photos are absolutely beautiful! The place looks so calm and pretty!

  6. LOVE the shoes!! Oh gosh, I need to get my hair done… -Audrey | Brunch at Audrey’s

    • Thanks, Audrey! When I saw those shoes on Modcloth I HAD to snatch a pair. And OMG they are so comfy and I literally wear them all the time.
      Oof, and I know… I am *so* bad about getting my hair done, but it’s totally worth it. I try to make appointments months in advance so that I have them and feel obligated to go hahah. <3

  7. These pictures are so cute and lovely and it makes me happy <3

  8. Hi Abby,

    Beautiful photos! I hope you don’t have allergies haha! But the place seems really beautiful and peaceful.

    Ron | Nearby Wanderer

  9. So pretty, Abby! What a lovely, serene spot. Those pastel blue skies are gorgeous!

  10. Lovely photos! They’re very soothing!

  11. I’ve missed so many posts (I’ve been extremely busy lately), but I just adore your creativity so, so much. You are one beautiful human. Love these photos dearly. xx Laura

    • Oh, I’ve missed too many of your posts lately, as well, me thinks! I’ve been so busy for the past couple of weeks and it shows no sign of stopping… I promise I’ll catch up eventually!! Best of luck with all of your amazing creative endeavors and thanks x 100000, lovely. XOXO