February 14, 2013

Will You Accept This Rose?

Dress: Topshop; Shoes: BCBGeneration; Tights: Target; Flower: Hobby Lobby
Happy Valentine's Day!!  For me, the perfect Valentine's gift is a well thought out music mix.  I've always been that girl who creates one for the boy in my life, attaching hand written lyrics and pictures to every song.  Music is one of my favorite ways of self expression.  And I'm totally a sucker for a love song.  It's just the most beautiful act, penned to the perfect words, set to the perfect melody.  So in honor of Valentine's Day, I will not cattle you and pass out roses.  Instead, I created a little Valentine's mix for you, with a few of my favorite love songs at the moment.   Wishing you a happy day filled with lots of love.  If not love, chocolate!!  And a good song.  ;)

Big Jet Plane - Angus and Julia Stone
Love Will Take You - Angus and Julia Stone
Gone, Gone, Gone - Phillip Phillips
Love They Say - Tegan and Sara
Hang With Me - Robyn
Joy - Ellie Goulding
And a song for the love lorn...
Give Me Love - Ed Shearan



MMB said...

:) I love the list. I am still the girl who makes mixed cds for friends even though they act like they don't know what to do with a CD any more.

I love Ed's song. I am still so bummed I missed his show last night in Vegas. Type in "Ed Sheeran - iTunes Festival 2012 [Full Set]" to Youtube and there's an entire concert of his online from last year!

McKenna Bleu said...

How fun is this! You look Gorg! We have similar music taste as well. Happy Vday love, hope you have a fab day!


Naomi said...

Gone, gone, gone is my favorite song of the moment! Keep on rocking, pretty girl!

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elle at wishingoodluck said...

Great list! Music has always been one of my favorite ways to give and receive gifts!

Amy said...

such a great idea! The rose, the love sign and the dress...perfection!

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ilene @ muchloveilly said...

such a fabulous mix! love give me love so much! :) also i am sucker for hearts and red tights so i am swooning over this outfit. i would prob wear it any day of the year!

Star White said...

Angus and Julia for the win! Love this list.

Also, adorable V-day outfit! I think they would look awesome in black and white too!


Kimberly said...

Great list here and these pictures are just adorable - happy hearts day!


Alysa Madisun said...

great choice of music and a good idea! and a lovely idea.
I love your dress and tights and that big rose! so cute!

Happy valentine's Day!




Faith said...

such a fun photoshoot!

I love a good music mix too :)

Happy Valentine's Day.

The Egg said...

what a fun shoot.
pretty much the cutest thing i've seen in awhile!

xo the egg out west.

Stephanie + Walter said...

That dress is ADORABLE!

Amanda said...

GIRL! You nailed this! The LOVE statue... giant rose... heart dress. Way to go!

Rachel Lynne said...

Adorable! I LOVE this dress and the photos are so cute!

Amie said...

So excited to follow your blog. These pictures are fabulous & you llook gorgeous!!


Carrie said...

Cutest dress ever!
Happy Valentine's Day!

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Erin @ Currently Coveting said...

Great playlist! You look like a pretty little valentine yourself in all that red/hearts!

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J Ciriello said...

love finding new music - thanks for sharing. i just did a post on some new music today but it's not really meant for Vday


Sara Strauss {Sincerely, Sara} said...

Love your dress! That giant rose is amazing!!

Sincerely, Sara

Anne said...

You're hott xoxo

SH said...

You look beautiful! I love Ed Sheeran. Happy V-Day!

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pretty little things said...

these photos are so much fun -- happy vday! xo


B. Merrell said...

Im a sucker for the bachelor.. how could a post title like that not draw me in! The photos are great! Happy Vday to you



Caroline said...

Thanks for the lovely playlist! You look adorable! :)

Shannon said...

My gosh, that is the biggest rose I've ever seen! :) Happy Valentine's Day!

Tereza said...

what a perfect backdrop for today!!!!
happy V-day*

Kelly {Sparkles and Shoes} said...

These photos are absolutely gorgeous! I found your blog through the $1,500 gift card giveaway (I would use the money towards a new MacBook) and I am so glad I did, I love it and I am now following you! Happy Valentine's Day!

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michelle said...

note to self: need giant flower.

Natalie said...

loving your hair in these pictures, you own it!

and music is the best, love your mix. happy vday!

Amy said...

How fun is your outfit and that HUGE flower! You look gorgeous!

huongie said...

You look SOOO adorable! I love this whole look and that giant flower and amazing backdrop was just perfect for today! Happy Love Day, Katie! Xx

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Amber said...

This is SO cute!! I love the huge flower. Happy Valentines Day!



Sarah Mira Park said...

Aw, this is such a great location for the post! I'd love to visit some day haha!

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Sandy a la Mode said...

amazing amazing pics!!! that rose is HUGE!!!

Kelley Gilster said...

oooh I gotta get some of that music mix :)

Jin said...

you look adorable!!! cute outfit :)

xo, jin

Bailey Schneider said...

I have never heard some of these songs... thanks for the introduction!

Much love, Bailey from Vanilla Blonde

his little lady said...

Yep, definitely all about the love music for Valentine's Day! Great list girl, especially Phillip Phillips, Ellie Goulding, and Ed Sheeran!
And let's not even talk about how absolutely precious you are in these photos. Loving that big rose!
xo TJ

Heidi said...

I love the bright red tights! So perfect for this day and your outfit. Beautiful! -Heidi http://fabricandfrosting.blogspot.no/

Kacie said...

This is the perfect Valentines photo shoot! Hope you had an amazing day!


l.c.s. said...

so cute with that prop--- glad you are back to blogging!