Unexpected Shopping

Yesterday found me cleaning and doing laundry.  Sounds exciting, right? Actually not so much. But thank goodness I was saved by my friend Angelica, and with her we set out on a mini and unexpected shopping excursion.  We visited Monticello Antique Marketplace as well as Patti Smith West, where I found treasures at both shops! At Monticello I found the earrings to the orange brooch I purchased a few weeks back, and at Patti Smith I purchased not one, but two pairs of vintage shorts!

I have a bit of a passion for oranges, they certainly remind me of California, that’s for sure.  I’d like to image this would be what I’d wear to pick oranges if I were to be the daughter of orange grove owners like Jenny in The Rocketeer.

The other pair of shorts is cuter than these I think, but they need their zipper replaced.  Hopefully you’ll get to see them before summer is over.

Blouse: Part of a two piece patio set, Red Light, Portland
Shorts: Patti Smith West
Belt: Thrifted
Shoes: Garage sale
Brooch & Earrings: Monticello Antique Marketplace
Bracelet: Antique Alley, Portland

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