Saturday, August 22, 2015

Free People & Flowers

I feel silly that I have never paid much attention to Lisianthus flowers before - they really are so darling!  These were the flowers that I got for my T1D Exposed photoshoot (mentioned a bit about that here) and, because I was leaving to work in LA for a week the very next day I knew I had to include these beauties in some more photos before I left.  I also had a happy mail day that week when I received this great Free People Jumpsuit that I couldn't wait to put on.  So, before catching my flight I wrapped up the blooms, put on my favorite Swedish Hasbeens, grabbed some coffee, and then snapped a few photos before heading out and also handing out the fleurs to some strangers.
I had three arrangements with me - one of them I gave to a nice lady crossing the street in Oakland while I was grabbing coffee at Blue bottle.  The other 2 arrangements I took with me to the airport and ended up giving one to a very sweet lady that I bought water and some emergency t1d "medicine" aka sugar from and then the last bouquet I gave to the gals working the Virgin America gate I was at.  Our flight was very very delayed and everybody was a bit stressed out there dealing with the angry folks that were going to miss their connections and whatnot and it felt good to give them a bit of loveliness to make their day a bit less terrible.  I think I'm going to do this whole flower giving thing more often.



Outfit Details
Jumpsuit c/o Free People
Shoes - Swedish Hasbeen x Free People

7 comments:

  1. These are really gorgeous shots and I love that you handed out the flowers to strangers! That's such a sweet idea :)

    Tessa at Bramble & Thorn

    ReplyDelete
  2. wow what a shot ! flowers are awesome as well as you are looking awesome. I get best deals for flowers following LavishCoupon.com

    ReplyDelete
  3. Beautiful things-- I'm in love with this aesthetic
    xoxo

    http://theindiegirl.com

    ReplyDelete
  4. What a nice white cocktail dresses that looks so suitable for you and it is so elegant.

    ReplyDelete
  5. Different colours of cream flower create striking arrangements. Furthermore, these cream flowers imply thoughtfulness and fascination and blend. Flower delivery

    ReplyDelete