Thursday, October 24, 2013

Fall or Winter?

Somehow we're already past jacket season in Chicago and are already on to coats.  I'm not ready for such cold weather yet (it's been in the 40's all week!), but I have been excited to get the chance to wear my new red peacoat.


Coat - Old Navy / Scarf - JCrew Factory / Denim - Gap / Boots - Bandolino / Bag - F21 (really old, similar)


We took these pictures over the weekend at Goebbert's Pumpkin Patch, which is about 45 minutes northwest of Chicago.  I thought we were just heading out for some good old fashioned pumpkin picking and apple cider donut eating, but I was mistaken.  Goebbert's not only has pumpkins, but also a corn maze, pumpkin cannon, some kind of robot that eats pumpkins, a petting zoo (complete with the giraffe), camel rides, a haunted house, a magician, and more.  I guess that's why they were charging admission.  It was a fun but cold Saturday!



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12 comments :

  1. Sounds fun, Chicago is one of my favorite places to visit. it's been cold in upstate NY too... makes me miss the summer weather!

    -Alex

    http://www.monstermisa.blogspot.com/

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  2. You look so cute & cozy...love the red coat!

    Annie

    The Other Side of Gray

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  3. Cute coat - what a fun place to go for a Saturday!

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  4. Um that sounds like the coolest place ever!! Love your coat =)

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  5. I love the color of your red coat! I just posted a few days ago about needing fun colored coats! And its freezing here already too. Not excited at all!


    www.amemoryofus.blogspot.com

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  6. What a cool pumpkin patch! And your coat... I LOVE IT! Such a fun color amidst all the neutrals people will be wearing!

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  7. I live in Wisconsin, and fall seems to have left so quickly!! I've started wearing coats, huddling next to fires, and yesterday it snowed. Cute coat and scarf!

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  8. haha a pumpkin cannon AND a robot that eats pumpkins?! i'd be so thoroughly entertained there. and i'm so bummed i couldn't make it out to a pumpkin farm this year- the downside of not having a car :/ And I love your peacoat- I love seeing a none-black coat!

    PS- i'm popping over from Face It Catalog's linkup :)

    xo Marlen
    Messages on a Napkin

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  9. I agree it sucks that Chicago has delved into cold temps so quickly, but at least your coat is adorable! I've never been to Goebbert's, but my school just went on a fieldtrip to a "pumpkin" farm that was more like a carnival. Guess they've gotta step up their game if they want to draw the big crowds...


    Kaitlin
    www.teaandsequins.com

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  10. love the coat.. and i agree where did "fall" go where you can go through the days with a few layers versus whipping out your winter coat!

    xo Jessica

    www.NewlyLoved.com

    stop by if ya get a chance

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  11. Love the bright red color! I've been wanting to buy an new coat but it's still in the 80's here in CA so there's really no point! haha...

    ~Jessica

    Jeans and a Teacup

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  12. I think I need a red coat asap!

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