Monday, October 11, 2010

Monumental Moments: Part One

A little thing called the Washington Monument
Hitting 95 to 100 degrees a day with 40-60% humidity everyday, D.C. was some of the hottest weather I've experienced since Spain. While I generally look forward to the heat (sunshine is my thing), hot heat plus sticky humidity is a recipe for disaster when it comes to my body and hair. I'll spare you the details, but let's just say my clothes were more than drenched after hour tours and miles of walking around. Yet, it wasn't just the humidity that put a bit of a damper on my trip. On the second day of my trip to the Virigina/DC area, I accidentally erased all the pictures on my camera from my first day's adventure. So, sadly, all my amazing photos from day one are forever lost in the limbo to memory card heaven. Thankfully, I was still able to go back and re-shoot some of the big sites from the nation's capital. While I am still heartbroken over losing some of the most beautiful shots of my first day on the east coast, I have the consolidation of my memories to keep me from getting teary-eyed. Thus, since I lost about 200 shots that day, I'm going to have to spread out the few photos I have left from D.C. As a side note, Please ignore the fact that I will be wearing the same thing for all my D.C. posts (I seriously crammed what I could into one jam-packed day!). Below is a little taste of pancakeSTACKER in D.C.
It was so hot out that I was so giddy to find this mini fountain, can you tell?
I didn't know if people were allowed to run through it
But since no one stopped me, I was sure it was made for cooling down
So, cool down I did
Shorts: Forever 21; Belt: Old Navy; Top: Nordstrom; Photos by: Alex L.

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Blogger KcomeKarolina said...

oh! i miss washington d.c....have realy fab memories!

i just bumped into your blog! i realy like it!


October 11, 2010 at 2:13 AM  
Blogger Collette Osuna said...

The pics @ the mini fountain are your monument fun fun!

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October 11, 2010 at 2:21 AM  
Blogger ching said...

that monument reminded me of the movie Forrest Gump. haha and you look great dear! :D

October 11, 2010 at 7:49 AM  
Blogger Robbie said...

Fab photos, I would love the visit there!


October 11, 2010 at 8:47 AM  
Blogger Raez said...

cute shots, these pics of you are adorable!

xx raez

October 11, 2010 at 10:39 AM  
Blogger Ilse said...

wow, wish it was that hot in here! love your outfit

October 11, 2010 at 11:04 AM  
Blogger Emilie said...

waauw what a very cool pictures, love it!! Also you are wearing a great outfit darling :)

big kisses

October 11, 2010 at 11:32 AM  
Blogger johanna said...

Ohhh so pretty!!! Want to check on my blog ? I think we could follow each other, it would be so much fun, oh and perhaps if you have twitter you can add me too or facebook . What do you think? I would be so glad. Love, Jo

October 11, 2010 at 11:35 AM  
Blogger Rosy and Angy said...

looks funny!^_^

October 11, 2010 at 12:43 PM  
Blogger devore le beau monstre. said...

great blog. :)

October 11, 2010 at 12:52 PM  
Blogger Jennifer Fabulous said...

Cute photos! It looks like you had a fabulous trip. :)

October 11, 2010 at 1:48 PM  
Blogger taylor said...

LOVE LOVE these photos! So fun!!
But more importantly I DIE for your leopard
tank!! You totally rock this look!! : )


October 11, 2010 at 3:23 PM  
Blogger kirstyb said...

love the pics xxx

October 11, 2010 at 3:28 PM  
Blogger letterstobetsy said...

great photos! love it washington such a fun city!

October 11, 2010 at 5:14 PM  
Blogger Shalysse said...

you look great! i love the top. wish it was that hot here at the moment..

feel free to check out my blog and if you like it maybe you could follow (:

October 11, 2010 at 8:59 PM  
Blogger bravegrrl said...

great photos grrl!

October 11, 2010 at 9:14 PM  
Blogger Zarna said...

sorry about your photos :(

but these look amazing and it looks like you're having a blast!


October 11, 2010 at 10:04 PM  
Blogger sincerely, said...

nice styling of your outfit :)


October 12, 2010 at 1:34 AM  
Blogger Miss K said...

love your dress! now following you :)

October 12, 2010 at 9:04 AM  
Blogger Lucy Laucht said...

animal print, love it!

October 12, 2010 at 10:10 AM  
Blogger Isabel said...

ive never been to DC but iwould love to go one day :)

October 12, 2010 at 11:56 AM  
Anonymous Runway Rundown said...

Girl, you've got monumental style!

October 12, 2010 at 12:22 PM  
Blogger Katie said...

Love the pics!

October 12, 2010 at 12:50 PM  
Blogger Alejandro said...

That looks like fun! I see myself lying down on top of it on a hot summer day !

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October 12, 2010 at 6:30 PM  
Blogger Grace said...

I would have done the same thing!

Love Grace.

October 12, 2010 at 6:56 PM  
Blogger jamie-lee said...

Oh no that sucks you lost so many of your pics - I love these though, so fun, and your shorts are super cute xx

October 13, 2010 at 1:20 AM  
Blogger Emmett Katherine said...

fun photos :) Love the leopard print tank!

Em K

November 7, 2010 at 7:23 PM  

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