Wednesday, 23 September 2015

ON WEDNESDAYS WE WEAR PINK

Hi- my name is Jodie and I love pink. Ask me 18 months ago and I would have said I hated it (black was the colour for me) but now I’m in love. I’m not sure if it’s because it’s so unashamedly girly and cute, or because it’s the anti-black but I love pink. In fact I’m going gaga about colour in general.

Not only has my wardrobe gone a girly but I’ve extended it to my blog as well (giving it a little re-design and changing a few features) and I am so happy with it. After attending Blogstock – a post to come soon-I decided to take the plunge and go with my gut and make changes. Hopefully you’ll see some of it in my photos soon too.





Dress: Voodoo Vixen (similar here and here)
Cardigan: Collectif (similar here and here)
Shoes: Mr Shoes (similar here)
Bag: Sun jellies (similar here and here)
Belt: New Look
Petticoat: Hell Bunny
Headscarf: eBay

Overall this look is so silly and girly I loved it more than ever. I can officially say that (although it may not be my firm favourite) myVoodoo Vixen Kitty dress is my most worn item. I wear it at least once a week, and continually get comments on it (you can read my review on sizing here). Paired with my Collectif birdcage cardigan the look it almost perfect.  I only wish I had a white petticoat rather than red under the dress to top of what I really imagined but I am still happy.

The biggest controversy in this look is probably the ridicules hair bow. I’ve been inspired by the famous Bettie Page photo wither in a pink bow to wear them as often as possible- even if my boyfriend always says I look like a present. Wearing a uniform everyday has increased my love of dressing up so I can see the bow as here to stay.

Jodie x

9 comments:

  1. You look just like a doll !
    Xoxo

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  2. What a beautiful dress! I'm actually in love! Wish I could pull something like this off!

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  3. Love everything about this! I think if you're somewhere outside the bell curve of "normal woman" - plus size, androgynous, not white, then you feel like you can't indulge in your girly side the way other girls can? Pink is a colour I never really wear and I look great in it! You have inspired me! xx

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  4. You look so beautiful, and stylish. Pink really suits you. Seeing all this 50's glamour is making me want to experiment with colour again or rather just the one colour: pink. I like the idea of going completely OTT with it.

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  5. I really like the dress, the cute pattern and the pockets is an amazing detail. It suits you well :)

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  6. Girl, I feel the same way about unabashedly loving pink! It looks absolutely astounding on you. The print of that dress is just so cute and 50s. Pink is the best! I can't get enough of it right now and want to actually redecorate my room in pink... maybe that's a thing I'll do. :)

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  7. Wonderfully pretty outfit, dear gal. That is such a fabulously fun print!

    Have a great weekend,
    ♥ Jessica

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  8. whaaaaa i just felt in loe with your dress, love it so much :D
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