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Tropic Thunder









Apparel is dripping in pineapples, bananas, grapefruits and other fashion forward fruits. The warm breezes, yellow sunshine and playfulness of dresses, skirts, tops and shorts patterned with tropical influences is whipping all into a frenzy.  This fashion maven was at a spring fashion show and riveted by the emcee sporting an unforgettable pineapple infused skirt that over shadowed the entire extravaganza.  For some zany reason the tropics are taking center stage.   Perhaps it is the magical delights fruit adds to very occasion.  Or the fact that fruity pieces during summer have always been a classic staple and is once again making a brightly yellow, green, pink, pink, red and orange appearance. 



Magical Paradise









I.  Splashes of  Exotic Color:  Tropical dresses with modern treasures of palm leaves, lemons and pineapples are feminine and attention-grabbing.   Of course, the added flirty fun element evokes sultry destinations and romantic charm.


Destination Dresses











































"I have no idea of the future never-ever.  That's what I like about fashion.  It is paradise now. " - Karl Lagerfeld



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Southern Heat








II.  Scarlett O'Hara Swoon Worthy Skirts:  Marvel at an infused pineapple or a hot pink skirt while taking in the heat, sun enveloping the surroundings.  The casual whimsical print or burst of smashing color will brighten the day and become a standout option. 




Cocktail Hour




























And Pineapple Sassy Shorts







Southern Belle Rules 

 "Smile pretty and be elegant, listen to your mama when in doubt, overdress call everyone darlin'  and mind your manners"


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Pineapples, Lemons, Oranges, Florals - Oh My! 











III.  Spice Up Accessories:   Become a bit zany with a burst of lemon iPhone cover or with any wild tropical accent that emphasizes summer is here.  Do it!  Don't wait until fall - spread wings and absorb the sunshine Tropicana destination. 




That's Bananas! 


















Grapefruit with Powdered Sugar! 















Last But Not Least! 

















This summer fill up on fruity apparel laced with bananas, pineapples and any other piece of scrumptious fancy fruit. Imagine the tropics, dancing in the sand, floating in a pool, listening to the ocean or anything that creates joy.  Yes, a piece of juicy and tasty summertime fruit can evoke beautiful memories, keep the heart singing and demand smiles all around.   Take time to hug your friends, family and spread the joy of life to all.  Go Bananas! 


"We cherish our friends not for their ability to amuse us, but for ours to amuse them" - Evelyn Waugh


Forever Chic Style - Kim Hardwick



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