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Day 26 of Blogtober calls for a “Throwback”. For Independence Day, I went to the Brooklyn Museum to view the Art and Civil Rights in the Sixties exhibit. I love history, was obsessed with “The Sixties” series on CNN and hold a great interest in civil rights in the US so I just HAD to see it. Another good reason to go was the fact that it was only showing for that particular weekend not to mention it was free. 😉
It was a rainy morning that turned into a nice day. I wanted a simple Red-White-and-Blue like look so blue eyes, red lips
In addition to the Civil Rights exhibit, I got to take a look at an exhibit on Ancient Egypt. I don’t think I’ve been so close to so many thousands of years old dead people, but it was really cool to see how the people lived their common lives at the time. It was my first time at the museum and I will definitely try my best to go back on another occasion. I ended the day going downtown for some Henny Coladas at Dallas BBQs and Fireworks at one of my favorite rooftop bar/lounge Brooklyn Terrace. I saw fireworks as far as in New Jersey. Because of the condos building up downtown, it wasn’t the best view, but I had a great evening. I’ll try my best to make it to Dumbo for the show next time around.
Shirt: Juicy Couture – Neiman Marcus
Blazer: Aqua – Bloomingdales
Pants: French Connection
Shoes: Mossimo Target
Earrings: Ralph Lauren studs – Macy’s
Necklace: Tiffany and Co
Have you visited the Brooklyn Museum for any of their exhibits?