Monday, 26 April 2010


This dress is a handmedown from grandma, and though my taste in fashion has evolved throughout the years, it is the one item in her wardrobe I've always fancied, ever since I was a kid. I guess it's because of the print. And the colours.
I have stacks of grandma skirts and dresses in my wardrobe,as exemplified here, here and here, and most of them need alterations, since they are too big for me. The same goes for this dress, but I've been putting this huge project on hold for various reasons, which turned out to be quite favourable. The size of this dress ended up being just right for my pregnant belly, and I've worn it a lot during this period. I'm glad I managed to shoot it eventually, it was my final blog-worthy outfit before giving birth (well, except for the one I wore when rushing to the hospital, but that doesn't count, it was something similar to this one , so it's already been posted :) ).

Dress: handmedown from grandma
Cardigan: See by Chloe'
Boots: Hush Puppies
Earrings: made by me
Bangles: from a local boutique ( I have them in sooo many colours :D )
Sunnies: Solaris (from Paris)

And the sky was made of amethyst...

I am finally getting around to posting the remaining pregnancy outfit photos I took. These and the ones from the post to follow have been taken on my last huge-bellied day :D, the labour started a few hours after :D.

Shirtdress: Die Lingener , handmedown from mum (actually especially stolen from her for this big waisted 'occasion' )
Oversized cardi: no label, it looks like handmade , also handmedowm from mum
Scarf: Zara (from Ra'anana, Israel)
Sunnies: Solaris (from Paris)
Boots: Cafe Noir
Bag: from a Mini Prix store
Vest: Polo Garage
Earrings: gift from one of my bffs
Tights: from a supermarket

Sunday, 11 April 2010

new kid in town

...since Easter Day 2010...


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