Wednesday, 19 August 2015

QUEEN OF MY HEART.

It's been over 6 weeks since I last posted. A part of me felt I would never get round to blogging again but I've missed it so much. I've struggled through work and assignments where the only reason I went online. I also had people I thought where friends be extremely rude and killed my blogging vibe- which is ironic as blogging has given me more friends than I ever had.

I neglected my appearance, and when your biggest interest in life is pin up fashion avoiding make up (as it irritated my stressed skin) and neglecting my straighteners I didn't feel pin up. Now I actually have time off and getting back the lost sleep I'm ready to care for myself again.

I know the phrase is you are what you eat- and if you put goodness in you you'll glow- but I've always believed the other way too. If externally you're happy,internally you are too-its why dying my hair improves my mood so much. I don't want to dwell on how low I have been feeling-I would much rather share my beautiful clothes! This is what I wore to the British Bells Pin Up Picnic In The Park several weeks ago.






Skirt: Pin Up Girl Clothing (similar here and here)
Halterneck top: Vintage (similar here and here)
Petticoat: Hell Bunny (similar here and here)
Parasol: Vintage (similar here and here)


I promise I was also wearing shoes- but I love the feel of grass under my feet so I kicked them off as soon as we got to Hyde Park.

This AMAZING Queen of Hearts Jenny skirt is the most beautiful thing I have ever owned. I didn't see the appeal of the Jenny until I wore this and I'm hooked! 

The gathering at the waist gives the skirt some serious fullness (I don't really need a petticoat underneath) and the print itself is beautiful. The only down side is the sizing. I bought a 2xl for the waist (36 inches) but its actually a little baggy, nothing that adding a hook and eye or button wont fix. unlike my PUG capris I bought this skirt from Deadly Is The Female (a UK site) and they're awesome- fast, safe shipping and a lot cheaper overall.

I paired it with a vintage halterneck (and no bra obviously) and took my vintage parasol for its first and only trip this year.
Jodie x

14 comments:

  1. pretty skit..the prints are amazing! Great look. What an amazing outfit inspo.. keep blogging, Love your style and Blog originality


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  2. You look gorgeous !
    Xoxo

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  3. You look absolutely amazing in that outfit, I love the composition of the photos too. Pleased you're back to blogging :) xxx

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  4. Love your style. Glad to see you posting again. Beautiful pictures.
    Interesting what you said about if you are externally happy, you are internally too. I find it doesn't require much (makeup and glittery accessories) and I am like a different person. My mood will lighter, more upbeat and so too will be the food that I eat: poached salmon, quiche and salad rather than a packet of Hobnobs.

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  5. Wow you looks so great! I love the dress and your make up, so pretty :)


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  6. Hi dear! You have a nice blog:)
    Follow each other?
    Happy weekend,
    xoxo
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  7. You look lovely! Love the accessories too (necklace and parasol!!)

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  8. I love pin up style so much and you certainly know how to rock it. You look so beautiful here, and that skirt is fab!

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  9. Oh don't you look amazing!! The red petti is perfect with this skirt!!

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  10. Wow!! This is such beautiful outfit! your parasol is gorgeous along with your skirt!

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  11. Omg I need that parasol in my life!

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