This month has been insanely busy: midterms, a LOT of dancing (I tried Argentine tango for the first time), a lot of food (well, it was Thanksgiving), my dad came to visit and above all a lot of fun! There are many days missing because I was just too busy to take photos – but here are some of the things I’ve been wearing recently xx
I love any opportunity to get really dressed up, so OperaSoc’s Black Tie Fundraiser was my idea of heaven. Cocktails, gorgeous clothes, a raffle and auctioning off a member of the cast: all in all a lovely evening xx
Dress: TK Maxx
Eyelashes: Shu Uemara
I only just bought this hat and yesterday was its very first outing. If I’m wearing a statement hat I like to keep everything else fairly simple, but I couldn’t resist throwing in a pair of purple tights to match the purple in the hat! xx
Dress: TK Maxx
Here, as promised, is a very special post from me to mark the end of my Easter break and my return to daily outfit photos. So, as a present to all those (and they are numerous) who have ever asked me “So, how many hats do you have?” I can finally give an answer, but you’ll have to count them yourself! xx
Hats: Vintage, modern, mass-produced and handmade!
Nautical-inspired clothing is one of the few perennial trends that I actually but into. Something about the restricted colour palette, the ease of mixing and matching and the slight element of kitsch really appeals to me. This outfit brings back some great memories as well – I wore it for the first time on my very last day at school. I like clothes with a bit of history to them, do you have any outfits that particularly remind you of something? xx
When I first started collecting vintage hats, my Granny told me that hats with veils were incredibly elegant and that I should look out for them on my travels. Of course she was entirely correct and a few years later I am a complete convert to the veil with a modest collection building up. This is one of my more recent additions xx
Title courtesy of my lovely friend Dan – apparently that is what I looked like today!
A Lazy Day. We all have those outfits we just throw on when we can’t be bothered to think too much and this is one of mine. I can’t even remember how long ago I “borrowed” this skirt off my … Continue reading