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Friday, May 21, 2010

Dorothy Draper Heaven

In three weeks my in-laws are taking us to The Greenbrier. Thank you Papa John and Gigi! By "us" I mean everyone except Butterball. He's not really resort material.

I can't wait to see all the fabulous Dorothy Draper decor.

It's like Willy Wonka married a Southern gal with strong ties to the Junior League.

In preparation, I bought Cricket this adorable dress and

These sandals. I tried to squeeze myself into a bigger size in the dress and shoes. No luck. So here's the question-what's mama going to wear?

pictures from:
The Greenbrier, Regency Furniture, GapKids, Old Navy

16 comments :

  1. How lucky are you?! You didn't tell me. I love the clothes for Cricket, and I KNOW you have darling things to wear. So much fun! xo

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  2. That sounds like the best time! Take lots of photos...love Dorothy Draper's vision, have her book, she is so fab! I think she would have loved your daughter's outfit! No doubt you will pull something together that is perfect as well!

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  3. That dress is so cute! I love it.

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  4. hahahaha poor Butterball gets shafted from the family outing-poor little guy!

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  5. Cute outfit!

    Can't wait to see/hear all about it!

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  6. I adore Dorothy Draper! I would love to visit this place. Looking forward to hearing all about it!
    Have a fabulous weekend.

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  7. My sister went last fall and said it is amazing. Every detail is thought out, from the doorknobs to the heating vents. Enjoy!

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  8. Butterball was invited. He just opted out! We'll make it up to him later.
    We're looking forward to our family weekend there.
    Gigi

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  9. So jealous! Can't wait to read all about it. BTW - that dress is fabulous - lucky girl.

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  10. Oh yay :)
    And too cute, my girls have a papa + gigi too. Love that! xx

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  11. "It's like Willy Wonka married a Southern gal with strong ties to the Junior League." That is soooo darn funny!! You crack me up! Now, as to dressing Mama... How about a pretty little Lilly Pulitzer shift with Jack Rodgers sandles? I find that I can never really go wrong when I stick with the classics. The Greenbriar is amazing... take lots of photos!
    -ME
    P.S. Stop by my blog to get in on my first giveaway!

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  12. Oh how I love Dorothy Draper. The black white checked floors all the patterns and color, Oh My!1 What a wonderful trip, take lots of picts, Kathysue

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  13. Love the Greenbrier. I hope you have a great time. Have a great weekend.

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  14. You're going to love it! It's one of the best places ever!

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