Midsummer Night’s date night

You ever have those random nights…when you haven’t made any plans and then out of nowhere you decide to go and do something spontaneous? Well…I had that the other night with my hubby. After a long day of work and errands, we had planned a nice night in but on our way home we passed the Swiss Casino that is just minutes from our apartment…and we both looked at each other and said “why not?” ;) So after dinner, we headed out to try our luck at some cards.
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I wore:
Alternative Clothing army green burnout v-neck shirt
H&M black double layer skirt with faux leather insets
H&M gold chain small purse: I wrote about this fabulous buy earlier (click here).
Christian Louboutin Miss Boxe Patent wedges in black
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It was such a beautiful night, the evening sky was the most magical color…I thought you’d enjoy these pictures of the Lake of Zurich at dusk.

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We had a super fun night…we laughed, walked around, pressed our luck and walked out of there in the plus…which you know is always a good sign when you’re at a casino. I am hoping you all have been having a wonderful summer. Post below and tell me if you’re traveling and where you’re going…I’d love to hear!!

XOXO,
Martha

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58 Comments

  1. July 7, 2012 / 10:09 pm

    ..love everything about this outfit , shoes , skirt , top = perfection !

    • July 7, 2012 / 10:11 pm

      Thank you so much, Ellinelle!!! <3
      XOXO

    • July 9, 2012 / 9:02 am

      Thank you, Kelly!!
      I’m definitely going to check out your blog :)
      XOXO

  2. July 9, 2012 / 12:44 pm

    Lovely way to dress up a skirt!
    I do this often too and it’s amazing how many compliments I receive when I do. Simple t-shirt can go a long way with the right styling!

    http://www.lovelyshoesandlife.com

    • July 9, 2012 / 1:22 pm

      Thank you, Angela! :)
      Yes…a simple tee and a cute skirt can make an outfit look put together and fun ;)
      xoxo

    • July 9, 2012 / 1:23 pm

      Thank you, Clara! Just saw your blog…love your shoe options you select!! Sooooo amazing ;)
      XOXO

  3. July 9, 2012 / 2:42 pm

    You look beautiful! I love the fullness of your skirt. I’m glad to hear you had a great time!

    • July 9, 2012 / 7:22 pm

      Thank you, Kirstin!! I was loving your Barbie post…it must have been such a fun outfit day ;)
      XOXO

    • July 9, 2012 / 7:22 pm

      Thank you, Paola! Hope the “move” went well for your blog…I know it must be a little stressful but having a new home for your thoughts is always a good thing ;)
      XOXO

    • July 9, 2012 / 7:23 pm

      Thank you, Goretti!!
      I love your name…so glamorous!!
      XOXO

    • July 9, 2012 / 7:23 pm

      Thank you ;)
      Not bad for a t-shirt, right?
      Goes to show that a cute little black skirt can make anything “out” ready ;)
      XOXO

  4. July 9, 2012 / 6:15 pm

    Love this outfit, simple, chic and elegant! :)

    xoxo,
    Rachel

    • July 9, 2012 / 7:24 pm

      Thank you, Rachel!!
      You just described what I like best about fashion ;)
      XOXO

  5. July 9, 2012 / 6:56 pm

    Beautiful Outfit ;-)

    XX,
    Jenny

  6. July 9, 2012 / 8:34 pm

    Hi Marha,

    So pretty and I love the title of this post! I was actually was going to name my latest post that because we too had a midsummer nights “date night,” but then I thought maybe Connect the Dots would be more appropriate (hence the huge dots on my skirt lol). Glad you and the hubby made it out in the plus. That’s definitely a plus for any night out!

    In response to your question about the skirt, I can customized it. Just let me know where you want it to hit and your waist size. :)

    • July 9, 2012 / 9:36 pm

      Lol! Yes….leaving in the plus from any casino s a good thing ;)
      As for the skirt, I will send you my measurements via Twitter and how short/long my skirts usually are.
      Xoxoxo

  7. July 9, 2012 / 8:57 pm

    me encanta tu falta te ves muy bien =)

    • July 9, 2012 / 9:27 pm

      Gracias, Maya! La compre en H&M en venta ;)
      Xoxo

  8. July 9, 2012 / 9:22 pm

    Your H&M gold small chain purse is so lovely!!

    I have no plans for vacation (besides my cottage which is always great), but your post has inspired me to be more spontaneous!!

    • July 9, 2012 / 9:29 pm

      Thank you! The purse was one of my favorite buys during the crazy summer sales ;) as for traveling….anywhere you go where you can disconnect and relax is a vacation…..even if that means your own bedroom, reading a good book! Xoxoxo

    • July 9, 2012 / 9:39 pm

      Thank you, Maya!!!
      Xoxox

      PS….what are the odds of having two fabulous bloggers named Maya on my site? Xoxo

  9. July 10, 2012 / 2:29 am

    Cute photos!! Love your blog! come by and let’s follow each other:)!!

    • July 10, 2012 / 6:47 am

      Thank you!! I’m checking out your blog and for sure will follow ;)

  10. July 10, 2012 / 6:35 am

    you look gorgeous!

    Follow my new up and coming blog on Bloglovin’, if you like it. I can follow you back if you want ;)

    LA By Diana Live Magazine

    • July 11, 2012 / 10:23 pm

      Thank you, Ginger!
      Not bad for $15.00 bucks, right?
      XOXO

  11. July 11, 2012 / 11:11 pm

    i LOVE LOVE this look, especially the skirt. Can’t beat a skirt with pockets! XOXOXOXOXOXO

    • July 11, 2012 / 11:34 pm

      Thanks, Daisy!! I totally agree with you…pockets are always the “buy” factor for me. If it’s got pockets, it’s sold ;)
      XOXO

  12. July 13, 2012 / 1:42 am

    I love that outfit! Classy and simple – amazing! :)

  13. July 13, 2012 / 2:22 am

    Such a pretty look! I love that tee- it looks so comfy!!

    :)
    Allison

    P.S. I’m having an INTERNATIONAL $75 Shopbop giveaway on my blog, so don’t forget to enter! :)
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    • July 13, 2012 / 8:09 am

      Thanks, Allison!!
      The shirt is super comfy…I love that burnout effect on shirts!
      XOXO

  14. July 16, 2012 / 11:43 pm

    such a simple yet pretty outfit. you have an amazing figure, and you look stunning in this outfit. :) great simple pumps, and you look flawless. :) you have a new follower on google. i’d love to stay connected and visit again. :) cheers!
    kisses,
    jasmine
    AdamAlexMommy

    • July 17, 2012 / 9:25 am

      Thank you do much, Jasmine!
      I’ll definitely stop by you blog too!
      Xoxo