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Apr 20, 2023Liked by SFGirlByBay

Fabulous color scheme

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it’s such a wild looking place. it was fun to make an outfit to visit. ☺️

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This is so cool! I will have to visit sometime.

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So crazy, right? I need to visit, too!

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One of my favorite places to visit. You totally nailed the color & style. You always do! 😊

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Hi Wanda! And thanks! ☺️

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Apr 20, 2023Liked by SFGirlByBay

We were just there! Lotusland is magical - the cactus garden feels other worldly! Loved the Japanese gardens and the plants reflected in the ponds! Loved it all! I cannot wait to go back when the lotus are blooming!

Next time in SB take a walking tour of architect Jeff Shelton's creations. Can't wait to see the outfit you pair...

Cheers!

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I think they bloom in June, at least they did at Echo Park Lake, which was always beautiful! And I’ll check his gardens out - thanks!

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Apr 20, 2023Liked by SFGirlByBay

Jeff Shelton is a architect of cool buildings - super cool buildings, not gardens so much. Check out his website and scroll through some of his colorful homes. Fun to visit when in Santa Barbara

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ah, gotcha! i misunderstood! i’ll google him!

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Apr 20, 2023Liked by SFGirlByBay

The colors in the pictures are lovely.

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Thank you! ☺️

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Victoria, I have been searching for that photo of Madame Ganna Walska standing in the pond with the large lilies for *years* after first seeing it in a photography class in college. I can’t even explain how thrilled I am to have found it again via your post today! Thank you so much!!!

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Ha! Hurrah! Happy to help. ☺️

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What a visionary!

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Indeed! She lead quite a life, too! I need to read this biography. :)

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very inspiring trip - thankyou!

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thank you for reading! ☺️

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Apr 23, 2023Liked by SFGirlByBay

Wow, I can't believe I've never heard of this. I will definitely go next time I'm in Santa Barbara!

Oh and I would love to wear those double strap flats when I go ❤️

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ha! do it! 🧡

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