Friday, June 11, 2010


about your dress

what i wore 11.06.10what i wore 11.06.10
what i wore 11.06.10
dress: new look
cardigan: primark
headband: new look
necklace: "vivienne westwood"
rings: H&M & primark
lookbook/chictopia


Oh Oh Oh! Look who's legs are out for the second time this year! Well they sort of were because after I took these I decided to put on some cropped cycling shorts (these ones from ASOS) because I didn't want to cause an indecent exposure! Today I did my usual work all day then go the gym routine. I even went on the sunbed for the first time. Before anyone says anything, Im totally against sunbeds, I dont even really want to go on them, But I'm going to Turkey in two weeks and Its going to be hot. Really hot! I dont really ever burn, But my skins quite fair, but I have a tan undertone. Also my Dads from New Zealand so I sort of inherited a more sunburn proof skin! Despite this I get paranoid and worry I'll burn when I get there, Hence me gently exposing my skin! Flawed logic? Probably!

The necklace is something I bought off iOffer AGES ago, I knew it was fake when I bought it, and in all honesty it looks pretty darn fake, and I keep meaning to change the chain, But I think the design is pretty cute! Reminds me of the snitch from Harry Potter! Also I'm really not sure whats going on with my hair, I have no idea why its decided to go orange-y brown without me doing anything to it. Haven't plucked up the courage to Ombre it yet though!

ALSO! Ive decided I'm going to start saving to buy a designer bag! This would be the first designer bag I've ever bought myself! I do have a Chanel 2.55 which my grandparents bought me for my 18th birthday. I just want to say that it is something that I would be saving up for, I want a really classic style. Probably a British designed bag too, Possibly a Mulberry one. I think a post on my dream bags (which hopefully will become reality!) is due soon!


22 comments:

  1. i absolutely love what you're wearing, i cant believe the cardigans from primark its cutee :) xxx

    http://gemma-eales.blogspot.com/

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  2. You look grand! ooo can't wait to see what bag your going to get! xx

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  3. I did that before my holiday last year and it seemed to work - I didn't burn while I was there when I normally turn into a little lobster.

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  4. Chanel bag? Jealous! Yes defo save up for a classic that will last the test of time. It will be a great investment.

    Lovely outfit.xx

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  5. Another absolutely beautiful outfit!
    Oh and thank you for putting the link to the cycling shorts, I've been looking for the right pair for a while now! I know what I'll be purchasing on payday next week! :]
    Nikki, xo.

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  6. haha, i commented this on lookbook as well but i love those rings.. and that cardigan! so much.

    xx

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  7. I wish that I could save up for things but I just have terrible motivation for that stuff. Love this look though, especially the necklace, total snitch vibe!

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  8. Love this outfit - you look great :) That cardigan is amazing, I've never seen it in Primark, I'm so jealous!
    Also loving your rings rather a lot..

    Good luck on the saving front - it'd be a hopeless battle for me - I'm definitly a 'quantity over quality' girl!

    www.heart-shaped-bruise.blogspot.com

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  9. love your cardigan it's so cute! xx

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  10. The outfit it so cute, I love it all, but the cardigan especially!

    Good luck saving for your bag! I've tried saving up about 5 or 6 times, but I always get impatient and end up just spending it all in Topshop instead haha.

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  11. Great minds think alike, I'm saving for an amazing staple bag too! The cardigan is adorable, great print
    It would be mine

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  12. I'm also going to Turkey in 2 weeks! I'm going on the 27th, can't wait. I'm also "saving" to buy a designer bag and my first purchase is definitely going to be a miu miu

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  13. You look gorgeous, as ever! I love that cardigan!
    I tried the neon rose on one cheek and the flush on the other, but the neon was a bit much because I am rather pale. Flush is just a notch more natural. It's a very subtle difference though.
    Am thinking of doing a small scale ombre on my hair... Under the fringe or something. Getting so bored with it.
    Hope you have a nice night, missy xx

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  14. Hahha I am born in NZ and I get burnt 24/7, probably because I have irish in me. Not cool. You should come to NZ. Its great!!

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  15. That necklace is incredible anyway!

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  16. check this out:
    http://mara-bee.blogspot.com/2010_06_01_archive.html

    she s referring to you
    oh dear... -.-

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  17. hey lily! love that primark cardi... the heart print is so cute!!!!

    one of my fav outfits on you!

    xoxo jenna
    http://thepetiteblog.blogspot.com/

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  18. Amazing legs! Can't believe that cardigan is from Primark, its lovely. I'm also jealous you have the bag of my dreams! xo

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  19. so love the lace dress + heart cardigan combo. too cute! and so wish i could pull off headbands like you do gorgeous :)

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  20. You always look absolutely beautiful!

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  21. Love it! I saw the cardigan in Primark and loved it, I think I might buy it.

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