5/28/12

your mom style linkup

mom stye

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 What goes around comes around.

Nothing is new-- and this is so clearly demonstrated in this style link up. I was looking through photos of my mom in the late 1970s and I realized that without any effort, I could practically create an exact outfit of her... with just a slight variation on my typical hair style.

my mom:
my mom is on the far right in the green stripes. (she's in a European hostel.)

and me:



I get the "you look like your mom" thing a lot.

A lot, a lot.

In high school I didn't like it, just because I was a typical teenager but today, I look at her and I do see our similarities, especially when I compare photos of me with photos of her in the late 70s and early 80s.

Especially when I recreate her 70s hair style.

What do you think? Do we look alike?

Don't forget-- this is a linkup! I'm so excited to see your posts about your mom's style! Any interpretation is welcome-- come back and link your post here or on Just Lovely Things and it will show up in both places!



10 comments

  1. oh my gosh YES! you look like your mom!!! love how stripes were IN back then! :)

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  2. I love it! I def wear similar clothes to what my mom wore :)

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  3. Awwww!! You two are SO cute!!! I love both of your outfits!!

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  4. You and your mom are both gorgeous! And that's kind of crazy how similar those outfits/styles are.

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  5. you guys are basically twins - so cuuuute! love this!

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  6. This is so great, Erika!
    I've been so excited for this link up party and had a lot of fun taking pictures for my post this morning.

    You do look like your mom!
    And, that was such a great outfit idea to celebrate her style.

    I'm excited to see everyone's posts.

    Thanks for hosting.

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  7. You two do look alike. I get that a lot, too. haha. I posted some pictures of my mom on my blog, too:

    http://i7.photobucket.com/albums/y280/myspecialhell/mylifeasapril%202/004-5-1.jpg

    -april.

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  8. um yeah, I'd say you do! both beautiful. love your jeans. I sometimes wish I'd been born in the 70's. I love that style!

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  9. Your mom is soooo styling, and so are you in modern day times! What a classic look - too cute!

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