Allan Gardens

Allan Gardens

Hey Everyone!! It’s finally spring time in Toronto. I know I haven’t been active that much here just because I have been busy with my school and setting up something big. I finally found my niche and I can’t wait to share it to all of you soon! It always nice to find something that you are finally sure of and feels right.

Moving on, after months of avoiding outside most of the time because of the cold weather, Last Monday we were so lucky to experience 23 degree weather! yes finally light clothing and colorful outfits!! My beau and I decided to visit Allan gardens. I love Allan Gardens which is over 100 years old and home to over 90 tropical plants and flowers, My inner tropical girl is so excited! wouldn’t make you wait anymore here are some of the photos taken from my last visit.

Allan's Garden-7 copy

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For the first time I was able to finally wear these pair of sandals I got from Saks fifth Avenue.

Allan's Garden-14 copy

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Allan's Garden-15 copy

They’re so many beautiful flowers! I can’t help but take so much photos!

Allan's Garden-17 copy

Allan's Garden-19 copy

Allan's Garden-21 copy

and photos of myself obviously. hahaha

Allan's Garden-22 copy

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Allan's Garden-26 copy

It’s actually not allowed to sit on the railings, so don’t do this when you come visit or one of the people who works there will ask you to leave, I almost got kicked out.

Allan's Garden-29 copy

Allan's Garden-30 copy

But it’s totally worth it!

Allan's Garden-67 copy

Allan's Garden-31 copy

If you notice I also dyed my hair really dark, is it YAY or NAY???

Allan's Garden-34 copy

Allan's Garden-32 copy

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Allan's Garden-37 copy

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I also bump into someone who plays the piano, I think he’s been there for awhile now that the plants started growing on him. Oh no!



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I Super love this Maxi Dress I got from h&m. Super comfy and very spring dress!

Allan's Garden-51 copy

Dress:Β H&MΒ Sandals: Saks Fifth Avenue

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These flowers matches my dress so here’s a selfie with them.

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Allan's Garden-64 copy

talk about color coordinated..

Allan's Garden-72 copy

Allan's Garden-74 copy

After spending about 30 minutes around the park it was time to go and eat! I was sweating, and I love it. It’s been forever since I sweat naturally aside from working out. We also have met few new friends along the way.

Allan's Garden-75 copy

look at that, the real start at the garden.

Allan's Garden-76 copy

So cute! which reminds me of my once turtle pet who I miss terribly.

Allan's Garden-78 copy

Cute little darlings ! can’t wait to explore more of Toronto and definitely more of Canada! That is my goal for Spring/Summer to explore more of canada, and hit 15k steps daily on my Fitbit hr. and well to be beach ready on summer!!


    • thenewgirl
      April 21, 2016 / 3:50 pm

      Thanks Laura! Alot of people I bumped into at the gardens said exactly the same about the dress, they even went to h&m afterwards. cheers!

    • thenewgirl
      April 21, 2016 / 3:50 pm

      thanks Julia!! loving that were finally seeing color in Toronto!


    • thenewgirl
      April 21, 2016 / 3:49 pm

      Thanks tashy!!

  1. April 21, 2016 / 7:39 am

    Love the dress on you and you’re so gorgeous! So jealous of the 23 degrees weather, it reached 36 degrees celsius in Singapore, so damn hot!


    • thenewgirl
      April 21, 2016 / 3:48 pm

      waaahhh people from here would love that 36 degrees you have! I suggest a trip to the beach and get a tan! so jealous. Im so on for a summer weather! hello shorts. hahaha


  2. Siffat Haider
    April 21, 2016 / 7:45 am

    Wow, these pictures are stunning! I definitely need to go to Allan Gardens to shoot! Loving the dress you are wearing, the colour is so pretty on you!

    • thenewgirl
      April 21, 2016 / 3:47 pm

      Thanks Siffat! I really recommend visiting Allan Gardens for some spring like shoot! let me know how it goes. and thank you I got lucky in h&m.


  3. Kim
    April 21, 2016 / 8:48 am

    Allan Gardens are lovely and your dress and sandals are the perfect outfit for it! Happy to hear that Toronto is warming up, I will be there soon so love to hear that I can leave my winter jacket at home (fingers crossed).

    All the best,

    • thenewgirl
      April 21, 2016 / 3:46 pm

      better bring something spring jacket to be sure, weather is still a bit crazy, like today is raining. haha

      best regards Kim!

  4. Amy Arnold
    April 21, 2016 / 9:29 am

    What a gorgeous place! Perfect setting for your pretty floral dress.

    Amy Ann
    Straight A Style

    • thenewgirl
      April 21, 2016 / 3:45 pm

      Thanks Amy!

  5. April 21, 2016 / 10:43 am

    You are absolutely stunning OMG! So happy I came across your blog! I love your dress as well ❀! What a beautiful place to visit! Glad you are finally gettibg great weather. I live in FL I think we take beautiful weather for granted lol. Great post, thanks for sharing!

    Xoxo, Alethea

    • thenewgirl
      April 21, 2016 / 3:45 pm

      Wow. Florida has the best weather ever!! you are lucky, I think us humans tend to take things we have for granted, it’s always good to reflect and be thankful on how blessed we are on what we have! everyone has a different story but what matter is we are alive and healthy!


    • thenewgirl
      April 21, 2016 / 3:36 pm

      Thanks to h&m! They make cute spring dresses!

  6. Jill
    April 21, 2016 / 11:11 am

    You look stunning girl!
    I cannot wait to visit Allan Gardens soon πŸ™‚
    Jill D Blog

    • thenewgirl
      April 21, 2016 / 3:35 pm

      Totally a place to see!!

    • thenewgirl
      April 21, 2016 / 3:35 pm

      Thanks Ashon!

    • thenewgirl
      April 21, 2016 / 3:35 pm

      I was in heaven!! we have to come back here!!! xx

  7. Filipa Jackson
    April 21, 2016 / 2:27 pm

    You look so beautiful Darlene, also you HAVE to take me here it’s lovely. This whole post is so dreamy

    Filipa xxx | Instagram

    • thenewgirl
      April 21, 2016 / 3:35 pm

      Do you wanna shoot here on Monday? hopefully it’s sunny!! see you Monday xxxx

  8. April 21, 2016 / 4:02 pm

    Amazing place, lovely dress! Thanks for your sweet comment on my blog. XX, Pippi

  9. April 22, 2016 / 2:53 am

    Lovely dress!!!

  10. April 22, 2016 / 11:14 am

    These photos are beyond fabulous! These flowers are amazing! Love them all! You are such a vision girl. Happy weekend!
    Much love, Len

    • thenewgirl
      April 26, 2016 / 12:55 pm

      Thanks Stella and you’re gorgeous!! looking forward on your next post!

    • thenewgirl
      April 26, 2016 / 12:54 pm

      aaaawww that is so sad!! but that’s amazing that he lived for 23 years! I wonder how much is the lifespan of turtles, they’re such an interesting specie.

  11. April 25, 2016 / 11:02 pm

    I’m excited for warmer weather too! Seriously a wonderful place to take photos, and you wore the perfect dress for it!! Love your pretty dress and your lipstick!

    -Lily from With Love Lily Rose

    • thenewgirl
      April 26, 2016 / 12:52 pm

      Thanks Lily! It’s really a place to go for taking pictures! It’s beautiful xxx

    • thenewgirl
      April 26, 2016 / 12:52 pm

      thanks! I know I can’t wait for summer too!!! x

  12. April 27, 2016 / 2:34 am

    All of photos are amazing,you are so pretty

  13. April 27, 2016 / 5:56 am

    AMAZING pictures! Wow, I am so impressed by this pretty location!
    And you look soooo gorgeous <3

    xoxo, Colli

  14. April 28, 2016 / 2:00 am

    Beautiful flowers! I especially like the orchids and daffodils. Your dress looks lovely too!


  15. May 6, 2016 / 2:58 am

    This place looks beautiful. Your pictures are so great!! Love the fun floral dress.
    xx freshfizzle

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