Friday, 22 June 2012

Rainbow Swans

Last week, I was very lucky to shoot with the radiant Kitty Gallannaugh (if you're waiting for your copy of Wish Magazine, you will spot a wonderful editorial shot by her in it) and Megan of The Briar Rose, who has the most amazing hair. When there's candyfloss, funfair rides, Kee Boutique dresses and rainbow swans(!) involved, you know it's gonna be a good day out (let's not talk about tripping over in mud because this does not happen to seasoned platform wearers like me, obvz). If you are not familiar with Kitty's work, you should definitely check it out - she is massively talented and impossibly sweet.

Wednesday, 20 June 2012

She wears things over and over (and over)

Ahh, don't we all love a self-indulgent armpit sniffing photo. You must be so tired of seeing this lace top, perhaps I'll get some new clothes in the near future... perhaps not. Times are dire: even in charity shops, you now have to physically dive deep into the sea of jersey - M&S V-necks and Next cardigans, anyone? - to find something interesting. OK, I exaggerate, because I did find this Orla Kiely-esque skirt for 75p. The 'Atmosphere' isn't that bad in there I suppose (those who shop in Primark and charity shops will appreciate this pun, if not, I will enlighten you: 'Atmosphere' is the most expensive designer brand a UK resident could ever purchase. Kate Middleton covets it and sends wistful evil looks to lucky owners. She smiles, but behind her teeth there is green venom a-bubbling.). No, I shouldn't complain; overall, they still do me mighty proud. Just please, stop pricing brand new dresses still with original tags that clearly say £6 on them at £8 or sometimes even £10. How dar'st thou, Salvation Army. Hang yo' head in shame.

Mushroom silk shirt, thrifted
Cream lace crop top, thrifted
Pastel pleated skirt, vintage
Heeled loafers, thrifted
Oversized leather clutch, vintage

Wednesday, 13 June 2012

Sailor Wednesday

Striped sailor tunic (worn as top), vintage
Navy pocket skirt, American Apparel
Beebee velvet maryjane flatforms, Jeffrey Campbell c/o Sarenza

Sunday, 10 June 2012

Photos of Girl. Mostly in Tree.

Orange coat, vintage
1960s floral dress, vintage
White handbag, vintage
Socks, gift
Platform clogs, Faith at Debenhams