Sunday, November 07, 2010

On Top of the World

Been falling deeply and madly in love with 50s dresses like these. I especially love this one because of the oversized silhouette and the green colored roses. Expect more Mad Men inspired to come.
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(Vintage floral dress, vintage belt, recycled metal bomb pendant necklace with vintage chain, Joes Jeans platforms, ring from Suss Designs, Chanel nail polish)

65 comments :

Amanda said...

oh i just LOVE the dress, and you are soo beautiful :)

febriani djunaedi said...

so vintage. love it

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menina elegante said...

I love that dress! You look absolutely adorable! Great shoes!

beijios!
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louisiana mei said...

that dress looks amazing on you. i love the tone of the green! and the necklace, i like it A LOT.
your writing is beautiful by the way

Caddy said...

I liked the splash of color and texture your belt added to this outfit.

sarah said...

i think, i think your poem is beautiful.
(and of course it counts as one)

Cassiopeia said...

Beautiful colours! Loving the backdrop too. Walt Whitman is one of my favourite poets! =D Xxxc

FashionHippieLoves said...

great colours you used!

X

eelectroCutee said...

this could be a great inspiration!!
oh btw, your writing skill is better than me.. :)

Susie said...

These photos are gorgeous! I love your outfit. Just started following you on bloglovin--love this blog!

Camilla said...

haha, so odd because I posted a poem that I wrote on my blog recently too.
this is beautiful, that green suits you so well x

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amalie said...

lovelyy! love your shoes.

Chloe Trayner said...

I think the proportions of this outfit are perfect and the colours are great too. You look stunning!

Catherine said...

I absolutely love this post. Your outfit is fantastic, and your poetry is amazing! I know how brave you have to be to share something like that, and I really love it.

Malicious Mallory said...

Lovely poem!
And I love the fall greens in this outfit, fantastic! Those shoes - and that necklace (my god!) too.

Loca por tu Ropa said...

Beautiful pics!
Kisses from MAdrid..
María

Elizabeth said...

beautiful dress, i love the silhouette and rose pattern! your writing is beautiful by the way.

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Catherine Au Jong said...

I love your outfit and wedges
really soft but awesome.

love.
Catherine
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FASHION SNAG said...

Love the color of that dress!

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Anonymous said...

Where were these pictures taken? The view looks great!

Love the color of the skirt.

Soooali said...

Such a sweet dress and it looks great on you!

Anonymous said...

wow you seem so pretentious!
that poem was just a load of random stuff put together in a poor attempt to sound 'arty'.

Aissata said...

love the poem, you need to do this more

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confessions of a marc addict. said...

that poem sounds exactly like a page out of my creative writing notebook in high school. haha. :) it's only the beginning my dear. keep writing though, it helps.

Hannah said...

love the dress.
the poem is amazing, from the point of view of another teenager.
keep doing what you're doing.
-hannah

Lindsay LeBoyer said...

You look great against the beautiful view!

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Box Moon Babble said...

I love anything inspired from that era. It looks beautiful ok you. And the shoes are amazing!

-Lauren

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The Runaway Dress said...

Lovely, I always love it when you wear that belt. It is such a memorial piece for me.

Marinka said...

I like your blouse a lot, the color is nice

gucci 2011 said...

these styles on your post are totally my favorite,xoxo

classiq said...

I loove green! And the pics are beautiful!

agent 0017 said...

i adore the blouse. the print is fantastic.
love your blog so much!

Keziiaiueo said...

Pretty!

Jade Briony said...

i love the belt so much! It finishes of the outfit well.

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sarah said...

sweet all around: the rose print and the poems. keep sharing them!

FASHION ICE said...

what a pretty top

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Raez said...

beautiful poem. you two did a really great job!

also really digging your wedges, so chic.

xx raez

Anonymous said...

yeah, I've got to say, I sorta laughed at the poem:
"Does the octopus need to be unleashed?"
*giggle*

Anonymous said...

The poem is to OVER THE TOP

hiven said...

beautiful
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Glenda C said...

love those shoes

Cocomathilde said...

amazing photos. i looove your outfit. its so cool and fits so cool at thsi place. i love your blog too! wow!

Kaja said...

you are beautiful and your outfit is perfect! :)

paige said...

That outfit looks good on you!!! Such a pretty girl...

diana! said...

so vintage!love
callmediiiyn!

Annika said...

gorgeous little skirt :)

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Gorete Sousa said...

PERFEITA !!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

Izzy said...

LOVE LOVE LOVE the shoes! Colour really suits you!
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Grace said...

Adore the shoes!

Love Grace.

Alex York said...

you look stunning!

Chick and Freak said...

you so pretty and stylish .. :D

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Kristel Louisa said...

Love your wedges so freaking bad! And this outfit is lovely. If I may know, who took those pictures of you?

Thanks.

Love,
Kristel

ANDWHATELSEISTHERE said...

it all looks so delicately sweet.

ANDWHATELSEISTHERE

SHOP

Danielle said...

Oooohhh, love that color.

Muki Mu Kats said...

amazing wedges and really pretty floral shirt!

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Suz said...

love your blouse! green is really reinvented in this outfit :)

Midnight Cowgirl said...

I really like your blouse!

Blackswan said...

you look amazing, im loving the olive green colours and the way you broke it up with that beaded aztec belt! fantastic!

a new follower!

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x Your Only Blackswan

Anonymous said...

i see a sliver of your navel in one of these pictures... COVER UP. just kidding, i like your outfits and hair and bone structure.

Anonymous said...

i see a sliver of your navel in one of these pictures... COVER UP. just kidding, i like your outfits and hair and bone structure.

enterrement de vie de garcon said...

Très belles ces couleurs, l'ensemble est superbe!!!

Séréna

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Anonymous said...

i see yo belly button!

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