Thursday, June 16, 2011

Sending Love to the West Coast












There really is nothing better than getting a group of friends together for an all American weekend barbeque! Being on the east coast and looking at these pictures, taken before I left, definitely makes me miss all my west coast friends and the fun that comes with being in sunny Southern California. I got to spend this awesome day with Raych of That's Chic, who has become one of my very good friends. We munched on goodies from Joan's on 3rd while making burgers at my friend's house in downtown LA. The tamales and grilled artichokes were insanely yummy! I had to post these fun, candid pictures because I love how bold the shots came out. A perfectly sunny Cali day. The colors really popped, especially the orange and blue of both Raych's and Jenny's jeans! Gahhh, I miss days like these, especially now that I'm so busy working in the Big Apple. Just kicking back with cold drinks under the sun is totally priceless and I can't wait for upcoming weekends to do the same! Sending my love over to everyone at home in Cali :)

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84 comments:

Emilie said...

Sounds like you had fun! Love the pics!
xx

AVY said...

That sounds really good, and like a nice time.

/ Avy
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Kristina said...

PRETTTTTTYYYYY <3333

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Between Buttons said...

nice pics!! ;)

Phuong said...

lovely photos!

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Closet Fashionista said...

It looks like it was such a fun time!! :D I love your outfit as always :)
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raspberry-rouge.com said...

LOVE this, so sunny and happy! Seems like some good fun! Pretty girls! XO Rebecca

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Vasilieva said...

pictures are great, so many lovely faces
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x

Blond Panther & Louboutin... said...

ooooh very nice pics ;D


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amaya-t said...

i love your pics !!! :D

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(:

Natalie Leung said...

you must have had a lovely weekend, looks so relaxing :)

love you hair!
natalie
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Yuliya said...

Great pics :)
Bisous

The Fancy Teacup said...

You and Raych are so pretty, love seeing you guys hang out. Nothing beats basking in the Cali sunshine and having delectable summer treats.

♥, Jamie
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Christina Wonsbeck said...

looks like a fab time!! :)

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oh great stuff!the great life!!

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miamanson said...

you look so cute dear :D

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Laura said...

Great photos honey! As always you look beautiful

XOXO

Liz Quach said...

I especially love those blue pants and that eyelet tank! Looks so much fun!


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Natali said...

I love barbeque, too! :D Btw you have a really nice shirt.

ThE fAsHiOn WoRsHiPeR said...

Great photos doll :)

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THE ROBYN DIARIES said...

Gorgeous photographs, look like such fun! x

Sammy said...

Lovely pics! Thanks for sharing :)

Sam

Song Anh said...

Awe, these photos look great!! I am in need of some quality time with my friends so thanks for the reminder in this post! The food look so yummy! Are those beautifully wrapped tamales!!

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wordbyjessie.com said...

looks like tons of fun. you are making me hungry over here ! the food looks absolutely delicious.
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Copper Etiquette said...

Great look, seems like fun.
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Adriana Ventura said...

Your blog is amazing!

i'm following :DD

Cassie Franz said...

Nice pictures! pretty sure you had fun :)

xx

Emily said...

LOVELY!

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Emily

Alexandra Brancovean said...

nice pics! :)

Kristen said...

ahhhh.... nothings better that cali in the summer :)

Meena Dhuga said...

nice pics :)

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Meena xx

Shevah said...

Aww. This looks like so much fun. Rachel looks adorable SO do you !




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xo

Krissy ~ said...

these are the cutest picture EVER!
Krissy xoxo

Mr. Taylor and his Lady said...

this looks like so much fun! you look fabulous!
Xo

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Stamina said...

I love the electric blue pants of one of your friends!!

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Leya said...

aww you always look pretty dear :)

Raspberry Jam said...

Beautiful weather!

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xoxo

Lisa Fergus said...

Beautiful pictures, stunning as always! ;)

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New York Don't Leave Me said...

Awww I'm a Cali native and you just made me terribly homesick! Those tamales look amazing! xo
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Andrés Corella said...

Looks like fun times! The food looks great! Tamales! I love them..though the ones from my country are a little bit different hehe

xx
Andy
The Black Label

Rachel said...

All that food looks so, so SO good!

Sweet Harvest Moon said...

Great pictures! Looks like alot of fun!

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Karoline Kalvø said...

Lovely photos. You are so beautiful.

Love from Norway
Karoline Kalvo

Kaśq. said...

great pics<3

Everyone loves fashion said...

hey girl, how are you? seems you had a great party! love your blouse there :)

Katie Elizabeth said...

looks like you had a good time. you're always so pretty! i don't know what those treats are with the forks in them but they look like they'd be pretty yummy.

xo katie elizabeth
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Lena said...

s.o c.o.o.l !

Berta said...

A happy moment!

Fashion Celebration said...

looks like it was a good party :) lovely


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6roove said...

lovely photos ;)
you always make me feel so positive!

kisses ;)
Watching the waves

AnnaBananaCupcake said...

Aw, looks like so much fun. I'll have a drink for you here in sunny San Francisco.
XOXO

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Linda said...

Lovely photos! Sounds like a lot of fun! Glad you had a great time! (:

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Fanny said...

Lovely shots like always :)

Maria Chloe said...

looks so much fun!(:
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Cinderella's Closet said...

Great times in LA and great pics.

xoxo

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Raquel said...

Soy nueva en el mundo blogger y me encantaría que me visitaras y me siguieras (si te gusta) muchos besos :)
por cierto,me pareces guapísima!

Ms.Fashionista said...

Looks like tons of fun! Lovely pics.

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xo

Neris said...

Great photos! Looks like you are having fun!

xxx,

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Breanne said...

love the photos!!

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Opposite lipstick said...

love it!

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Rachael said...

Love these photos! Makes me miss California too!

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Thuy An said...

lovely photos! looks like you had so much fun. i'm in dire need of some sort bbq gathering too or picnic!

Ella said...

it looks like you had a lot of fun! i'm curious to see your outfit, the black vest oven the white top looks cute!

Jenny said...

Dont lovely weather and good friends just make the perfect day?

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Tere said...

nice nice look Natalie, i really love your style!

xx

Alison said...

love all your outfits, you all looks so simple and chic! and the food looks delicious :)

<3 Alison
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CeCe & NuNu said...

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Francheska said...

ahhh this looks like the perfect bbq !x

Em said...

Great pictures, makes me so in the mood for summer!

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SAMANTHA said...

Looks like so much fun! both coasts have their perks ;) I love That's Chic too!


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Michelle Lee said...

love these photos
and that's chic's sunnies :)

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Sonia Devier said...

Nice pictures, sounds like you had fun! :)
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Rtp Farra Arisha said...

you seem got so much fun babe :)

Francesca Felix said...

MMM yuM!! it looks like you are having so much fun

food looks delish!
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Ellie Lee said...

Absolutely in love with your pictures! You have no idea how much I love seeing smiley, happy pictures! Heh.

BTW; I can't, can't can't come to your blog anymore. Every post is an inspiration! (which is a tug at my wallet!) your style is absolutely amazing; really gorgeous! xx

Kimberly said...

love these photos so adorable looks like you guys had a wonderful time so many pretty girls!

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Rachel Nguyen said...

AHHHHH!!!!!!!!!!! this post made me miss you :( i can't wait to see you soon xx

Adele said...

you and your awesome friends. loving your look as well as theirs. <3



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la tiquismiquis said...

thx for introducing that´s chic. :) and you look lovely.

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nikkb said...

Great pics!! The food looks so good!!! Yum!
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Jade Briony said...

i really love youre style and these are some really cool photos.
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Shasie said...

Aww these candids are so nice! Makes me want to visit LA!

Shasie
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futuristka said...

beautiful summer pictures.. envy your cool weekend:) I'm following your blog:)