Orange is the New Pink

Orange is the New Pink

"Whoever said orange is the new pink was seriously disturbed." -Elle Woods So Elle Woods from Legally Blonde may be one of my favorite fictional characters, but I must disagree with the sentiment she expressed above when describing how she talked Cameron Diaz or Beyonce (depending on if you're watching the movie or musical version) out of buying an orange sweater. Pink has always been my favorite color, but my closet contains just as much orange these days--largely due to me being a HUGE Clemson fan. (Go Tigers!) One of my favorite "go-to" pieces is an orange cotton slub Lilly Pulitzer [Read more...]

Mascot Monday

Sir Purr

Hope y'all had a great weekend! If you get today off, hope you're enjoying, and if you have to work today, hope the Monday blues don't have you down. As I mentioned in my intro post, I am shamelessly obsessed with getting photos with characters and mascots. So I will periodically be sharing some of these in a "Mascot Monday" column. (Can you tell I am a fan of alliteration)?! I will include my outfit details as a bonus in some of these posts. Today I am featuring my most recent mascot picture: Sir Purr of the Carolina Panthers!

Hey Y’all!

Welcome to Palmettos and Pineapples! I've been wanting to start a new blog for awhile, and I finally bit the bullet and did it! Several years back I dabbled in blogging, but once I started working full-time blogging fell to the wayside. Rather picking back up on my old blog after almost three years of inactivity, I decided to start fresh. Although my love of classic preppy style and all things Southern remains the same, I have grown, changed, and matured since my last blog, and wanted to have a new space with a more crisp and sophisticated look. So here we are! I am a complete amateur, and [Read more...]