Fashion

BANANAS! Plantations, Corn Fields, and Hand Designed Outfits

Brooke drove by this banana plantation countless times. Every time, I mean every time she kept saying I WANT TO TAKE A PHOTOSHOOT THERE! It really is awesome, huge leaves majestic trees. It was pretty amazing. Had to be about six months later before we actually get our things together and took the photoshoot.

But we’re super happy we waited because we ended up making the MOST amazing top. We had a super cute piece of scrap fabric and voila…after a few mix ups (I ran out of fabric for the original design like three times), I finally reached to Plan C-which came out perfect! 

My absolute favorite part is the open back; which was actually a mistake. When I originally made it, as mentioned, I didn’t have enough fabric, so it ended up much too small and so in an effort to save it, I decided to make it open back with feminine tie closure.

Luckily since we were outside of a Kibbutz (traditionally a farming community) right next to the banana plantation there was also a beautiful field of corn. I don’t know if anyone else ever dreamt of running through a field of corn? But it was also something I wanted to do. It was the perfect opportunity! We matched a vintage gingham full skirted dress, hoping it would blow in the wind (it did) and took some very artistic photos among the stalks of unripe corn.

This adorable hat (vintage from the 80s) was given to us by a friend’s mom. She saw all the pictures we take and she really wanted her hat to be in one of our pictures! It was the perfect addition! Perfect finishing touch!

One of my dream photos! Skirt blowing in the wind, running through a field of corn! I felt like Mary Poppins!

And always have to end with a sister shot! What do you think of the handmade blouse and these photoshoots? Let us know in the comments.

Sending love and happiness, Danielle and Brooke, Colorful Sisters

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  1. Cindy Georgakas

    Great to meet you. Thanks for visiting my site. Happy to find your posts here.

  2. runningtotravel

    I love the shirt! You’re very talented. Great photos!

    • Colorful Sisters

      Thank you so much! Love your blog as well. Thanks for stopping by ours ๐Ÿ˜Š

  3. Timothy Price

    Wonderful fashion shots.

  4. Soni Cool๐Ÿ˜Ž

    Wowwwwwww โค๏ธโค๏ธโค๏ธโค๏ธ

    • Colorful Sisters

      Thank you!! It’s such an amazing place! ๐Ÿ™‚

  5. Geri Lawhon

    Beautiful shot in a lovely setting.

  6. robertcday

    Okay okay, got it. At first I thought why is this blogger spending all this money to send the same two attractive models to a slew of exotic locations. Then the dime dropped … The name of the blog: Colorful Sisters. The uncanny resemblance of these models to each other? You are the models/sisters and you’re writing about your own experiences as you trot the globe! Nice concept – me likey long time! Keep up the great work and thanks for visiting my own humble part of the blogging world (can’t wait to see how the photos came out!) ๐Ÿ™‚

    • Colorful Sisters

      Oh wow this is such a truly nice comment!!! You really made our day ๐Ÿ™‚ I’m so happy that you enjoy the concept as we’re truly passionate about it and love what we do! It really means a lot when people are able to appreciate!! Thanks again so much ๐Ÿ™‚

      • robertcday

        I imagined that you’d be standoffish and cool (like what we all imagine models to be before we actually talk to them and realise that they’re human too) so it actually (probably) means more to me that you replied than it means to you that I posted in the first place. Complicated sentence, right – but I totally pulled it off! ๐Ÿ˜€
        Hope you’re having a sweet day.
        Robert.

      • Colorful Sisters

        Hahahah thank you again Robert! I like to think of us as very friendly people so I’m happy we managed to come across that way online as well ๐Ÿ™‚ Hope you’re having a wonderful day as well ๐Ÿ™‚

      • robertcday

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