27 March 2013

w.i.w.t :: snow day blues

the newest of the blue dresses found hanging in my wardrobe is this pretty cath kidston inspired denim tea dress i picked up on that crazy mother's day at westfield. after seeing on instagram that both liz and kim had scored this dress - and for only a tenner, i knew it must be mine (the three of us own practically identical wardrobes, so it's safe to rely on them for these sorts of things) and i went hunting!

i hadn't actually tried it on until sunday when i wore this out shopping locally, and my my... it is short. even in a bigger size than normal - and i am not a tall girl, it felt a bit... breezy! i adore the vintage rose pattern on the dress though, and blue is my new thing so i knew this one was a keeper despite the length.

the dress also gave me the perfect opportunity to wear my gorgeous rose crown that i picked up on sale from crown and glory last week. i didn't think i would be able to wear it before spring came to play, but with the snow on the ground and ice in the air i needed a cheering up! i popped the crown on, grabbed a cardigan, jacket, gloves, scarf and 100 things that needed returning and jumped on a bus for some retail therapy!
dress:: primark
western belt:: new look
ballet flats:: primark


  1. That dress is absolutley gorgeous; I honestly thought it was cath Kidson, I'm suprised it's a primark! Xo

  2. Oh that dress is so cute, especially with that rose crown. I keep seeing them on bloggers and I need to get one.

    1. oh, you MUST. it's the prettiest thing i own x

  3. Haha, I own this dress too! Bought it yesterday in my mental primark splurge though: have never worn it out but wahhhh if it is too short! Love this look, your flower crown really makes it. You wee cutieeee xx

  4. Yay! I was hoping you would wear this dress! Lovely :)

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  5. I love this outfit from head to toe! I loveeee denim anything. The dress is perfect.

  6. Love that dress! Just like I like Cath Kidston ahhh.

  7. I'm in love with that dress! It's beauuutiful! Now you, Kim and Kirsty have it...I feel like I've missed out. Bloody Lent! Gawgus x

  8. Your new blue dress is just adorable! I love the floral print on it and your matching floral crown! Such a pretty spring look.

  9. I love this dress, it looks lovely on you, too! PS: I totally have that belt, too. Obviously.

  10. Ah excellent taste - I bought that dress too haha! You're right about the length, not one for bare legs! I wore it with a cream blouse underneath as if extra cover up on top makes up for the shortness...ha!
    found your blog through Charlotte's Web today, love it :)

    Hannah x
    Ramblings Of Hannah


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