Saturday, 12 January 2013

Vintage Va Va Voom

You may have realised by now that I am a huge fan of wearing black, I just can't seem to keep away from it.  In particular little black dresses, of which I have a BUNCH. Despite this, I've managed to acquire three more black dresses in the past couple of weeks, which I admit is excessive even for me, but hey, you can never have enough of a good thing, right? Right!

With this in mind, imagine my delight when I was sent a fantabulous black dress from Red Label, an online boutique that does some great affordable clothing (especially dresses) - you should definitely check it out! What a dress: the long sleeves and ultra flattering tulip / wrap shape immediately screamed 40's film siren to me, so I thought a great way of styling it would be to add my trusty fake fur coat and cloche hat to add to the overall vintage vibe. 

Getting ready for my close up:

This week I'm taking my boyfriend out to a fancy shmancy restaurant for his birthday and, truth be told, I had been wondering what on earth to wear, as I tend to dress down more often than dress up. However, this LBD arrived in the nick of time and has solved that sartorial dilemma. Little Black Dress: you and me are going to paint the town red!

My Outfit:
Dress*: Red Label (here)
Coat, Socks & 'Vintage' Rings: Topshop (old)
Boots: Missguided (similar here)
Necklace: Claire's Accessories (not on website)
Spiky Rings: Primark
Hat: H&M (old, similar here)


  1. Love the outfit, gonna check out that red label thing. I wouldn't mind some cheap dresses, you know it being recession and all.

    Love the fur coat and hat combo!

    1. Thanks, you should definitely check it out!

  2. this outfit is mad, from head to toe. those shoes especially. no, scratch that. everything! what's not to love :D

  3. Hey,
    i like your blog an love your pictures :)
    so nie. you like to follow each other via gfc (and maybe bloglovin) ?
    i would be happy :)

    love greetings, lucia


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