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Super Shop!

Went a little crazy at the Dorothy Perkins sale. Paid £115 and got a great swag.


French Summer Frock


Lime bouquet heart back dress


Peter Pan collar polka dot print


Citrus summer frock one

Citrus summer frock two


Bold monochrome


Hummingbird and floral frock


Edwardian style georgette top





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New shoes

Black and tans


Yet another pair of cute shoes for under $30 from Rivers. Very happy indeed.

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Flappers and Philosophers

Tonight I rediscovered a box of feathers I had sitting around and decided to make some 1920s inspired hair clips for myself. The results as follows:

Peacock feathers and velvet

Peahen, lace and pearls

The clip below is up for grabs for free. Email me at nwhitney[at]13am.net if you would like it:

Hair clip giveaway

I also made some standard floral headbands. One with a flower I made out of soft fabric and the other with a shop bought flower and black feathers:

All purpose black rose and feather headband

Fabric flower and pearls

I plan to make more but need some more glue for my trusty hot glue gun. With more practice I am hoping I get better at these.

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Red T-Bar

I spent a little time on the Rivers sale site and lo and behold money magically flew from my credit card to their shopping cart.

I love these little cuties:

Bow tops

And finally I got another pair of my favourite every day shoes:

comfy cuties


Who knew I would love shoes?

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Suede 30s style

I really cannot recommend shoes by Rivers more. Under $40 and so comfortable, and as the pictures attest, pretty damned cute.

Sparkle Mary Janes in burgundy



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Glasses 2



I tried the Tommy Hilfiger and they were a little large so I settled on these standard vintage styled frames. My Mum hates them which means I must be doing something right!

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Girls with glasses

Tommy Hifiger

Thinking about getting these frames for my new prescription. I love that they are tortoiseshell and I am after something more rounded than the general fashion. Depending on trying them on they could be my new best [reading] friend.

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