It’s Spring!!!

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Spring finally came (and went…) to my neck of the woods. Well, for a few days, anyway. Sure, it was snowing a couple of days later, but let’s not talk about that. It’s so depressing, after all.

So, spring… You know: sunny days, warm enough to ditch the winter coat, pollen flying everywhere… Remember that?

It’s been so cold for so long this year that I was beginning to wonder if Mother Nature had forgot that we’re supposed to have four seasons. Like, maybe she thought we would just jump straight to summer one day. Or skip summer altogether… Anyway, it was spring, at least for a few days, and that’s something, right?

So, it was nice and sunny… and awfully windy. Well, it’s usually windy by the sea. But at least it wasn’t cold. Depending on your definition of cold, of course. By now I’d say temperatures in double digits (Celsius) is what passes for ‘not cold’, at least in Finland, and therefore I’m going to call it spring.

short trench coat

metallic shoes

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Outfit details:

trench: Hobbs (old) / jeans: Opus / top: Jigsaw (old) / scarf: Shanghai Tang / 

bag: Furla / shoes: Clarks / sunglasses: Marimekko (old)

In your opinion, when does spring start?

Tiina

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8 Comments

  1. Patti
    May 14, 2017 / 9:30 pm

    Great look, and those temps you described don't sound very Spring-y to me : > Thanks for linking up, xo-Pattihttp://notdeadyetstyle.com

    • Tiina L
      May 17, 2017 / 10:29 am

      Oh well, this is the Finnish spring: sunshine one day, sleet the next…

  2. Suzanne Carillo
    May 15, 2017 / 1:04 am

    The weather seems to be all over the place this year. I adore that bright coloured trench. At least that is still spring : ) bisousSuzanne

    • Tiina L
      May 17, 2017 / 10:30 am

      The weather is crazy: we actually had sleet, then hail, on several days… but, it's spring, at least the sun is shining.

  3. Nancy's Fashion Style
    May 15, 2017 / 6:33 am

    It s finally going to be warm this week! Oh I will enjoy it so much!

    • Tiina L
      May 17, 2017 / 10:32 am

      Oh warm weather… the dream… but not too warm. I'm not a fan of hot weather, either.

  4. Jill James
    May 16, 2017 / 7:13 am

    Hope a proper Spring arrives for you soon, meanwhile your pretty trench is perfect .

    • Tiina L
      May 17, 2017 / 10:32 am

      Oh but this is spring, Nordic style: it's not snowing…

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