Monday, 15 July 2013

What a novelty

 Many a vintage lover always gets giddy at the prospect of a novelty print dress. Well I don't really know if this dress falls into that category, but boy is it dream. I won it on eBay 9 bids in, accidentally, I might add in the loo's at work, bidding on eBay alleviate's the stress of being in work hah. It's about two sizes too big, but I like that in a vintage dress, because it's less likely I will rip it being the clumsy fool I am.
I'd messed with my hair so much this day, but ended up with my Wallis Simpson style do, I feel an affiliation towards Wallis; I'm by no stretch a stereotypically pretty girl but I do try and dress my best, most of the time!








Inca wondering why I am being such a poseur. 


New cushions from Zara, I love anything insect, bug related!








Much love from your eBay addicted trollop. 


15 comments:

  1. Lovely outfit! And that cushion with the insects is great, I want one too!!


    May I ask, is your cat a devon or cornish rex?

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  2. I like the hair (though I did think Virginia Woolf rather then M-me Simpson)and I love blue on you!

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  3. Gorgeous dress - it looks just lovely on!

    Www.mancunianvintage.com

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  4. I love it! Looks gorgeous on you. You have a very cute kitty too!

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  5. Stereotypically pretty...hmmm....Devine, gorgeous, unique,inspirational...yes!

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  6. Score! It's a sweet frock, and you do such a lovely Wallis!
    Indeed, you are nothing stereotypical, just damned gorgeous!
    Inca is probably thinking about clawing at the pretty frock to get your attention!
    Love the new cushions......XXXXXXXX

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  7. The outfit is lovely, and your hair instantly reminded me of Wallis before I saw what you had written. I'm loving those cushions as well. I can't find them on the website so I might go into town and see if I can find them in the shop.

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  8. Missy Hannah, you look so elegant! Glamour is about much more than being classically pretty. Just for the record you are BOTH darling x

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  9. Both you and your cat are so elegant!

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  10. wow wow, you look gorgeous! I'm so insanely jealous. Wish I could pull this off!

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  11. I love the print, and everything about the look, and you.
    You are beautifulllllllllllllll
    Much love, dear Hanna.
    XXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXX

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  12. Enchantingly beautiful dress! My goodness, do you look stunning! I love that rich, almost mysterious shade of blue with your colouring. Amazing win!!!

    ♥ Jessica

    *PS* I know exactly what you mean about winning by accident. I've had that happen a few times before, too, over the years.


    *PSS* To heck with stereotypical views on beauty (believe me, I don't fall into that camp either and am woefully aware of it) - you are not just pretty, honey, you are absolutely gorgeous. I have thought so since the very first moment I discovered your blog and have only become more convinced of it with each new post.

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  13. Perfection! <3
    I've always admired Wallis' style, and you have pulled it of so effortlessly here. xx

    http://leahloverich.blogspot.com/

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  14. AMAZING! I somehow missed this post before. That is quite the dress and you look just glorious in it! :D

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