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Friday, 8 October 2010

i simply remember my favourite things, and then i don't feel so bad..


today's blog post is all about yesterday's real post..(and also my outfit)..

first of all, as i was ploughing my way through another stressful day at work, the post arrived with some lovely things to cheer me up!! the lovely, and clearly v talented Alex made me this pom pom scarf (she has done a post on how), which i'm trying to decide what to wear with, but looks lovely and snuggly for the cold days we seem to be having all of a sudden - i had to de-ice my windscreen this week for the first time!!


my second lovely item of post was a parcel from the lovely vicky of ladybug says as i was one of the lucky winnners of her giveaway!!
she wrote me a lovely card, and i won all these goodies, so i'm very excited! i love the print on the scarf..





as for yesterday's outfit, i was pleased when i found this vintage dress in the wardrobe, and it turned out that it fits a lot better than the last time i wore it, when it was a little tight around the waist - i do have some issues when it comes to shopping vintage; whilst i love it, i don't really have the figure for a lot of the lovely vintage dresses i come across, so i tend to end up feeling fairly elephanine..that said, i have managed to find some lovely pieces and it hasnt' put me off my love of vintage styles! i do also love this waiscoat, maybe one of my favourite ever primark finds, and there is also a close-up of the pixie boots, as the last pic wasn't very good..the ring is a primark bargain as well i think, and is currently being superglued back together as i managed to break it in two shortly after taking this pic ;S
as for the faux fur headband, it was down to £1 in primark, and whilst i#m concerned i look a little bit like i'm off to russia, i kinda like it..and it was cold with the roof down yday!

5 comments:

  1. you look so cute! and hurrah for exciting post. I have a letter for you, actually, but keep forgetting to post it :(

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  2. You look great! That waistcoat was such a good buy.

    Can't wait to see you wearing the scarf. Twiddle the pom-poms around if you want to move the colour combinations - I did do it so they were nicely spaced away from each other but they have a habit of twizzing round!

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  3. Hurrah for pompom scarfs! I still haven't worn mine.

    I really really love that furry headband, nothing wrong with the 'off to Russia' look in my opinion.

    Congrats on your win as well, I won a blog giveaway recently but I'm still waiting for my prize to make its way over from the States

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  4. Ahhh I love this outfit post! Your hat is so cute and that frog pattern in the first two photos is cute too. Love that ring as well! xxx

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  5. Glad you liked the prize! That dress is gorgeous, such a fab colour!

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