Nautical Summer

Inspired by the summer and my love for the sea, I’ve been daydreaming about nautical inspired fashion. Don’t you just love anchors and boats all over your dress? Or navy stripes? Or what about these beautiful sailor collars! (sorry Peter Pan).

A favourite place to look for a nautical inspired fashion with a retro twist is the lovely online shop ModCloth. If you haven’t checked them out, go and do it now! You’d love every piece they sell. Like this pretty anchor pendant.

Bow To Stern Scarf
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The Story of The Red Dress 038 Red Shoes

Maternity Dress

This is not a maternity dress. You would be hard pressed to find a decent maternity clothing. Not to mention as pretty as this favourite dress of mine. It has a high waist line and is prefect to accommodate a pregnant tummy. I have been lucky enough to be able to wear it throughout my pregnancy. Since it has been a while since I last posted any outfits, you can imagine there is nothing exciting about maternity wear worth sharing, I thought it is high time I give this dress the praise it deserves! And the shoes! But I’ll come to those later.

I have a great obsession with dresses. I love them! There is something very feminine in wearing a dress!

A few years ago I was working in Richmond. Just by the station there is a Joy store. I doubt, but if you are no familiar with Joy I strongly recommend you go and check them out. The best dresses in town! Retro style, print, peter pan collar, whatever you fancy is in there. So one morning as I was headed to work I noticed this dress on the window.
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Tim Walker 8211 a Story Teller Exhibition

Tim Walker is a fashion photography based in London whose photographs are the most amazing piece of art I have ever had the chance to see. Some of his wonderful works are currently on exhibition at the Somerset House. The exhibition is free to see and is will be open until the 13th January. If you love both photography and top designer fashion I strongly urge you to go and see it.

Tim Walker
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Dolly Dare

Dolly Dare is a wonderful shop in Spitalfields Market which sells the most beautiful party dresses in the whole of London. When I first discovered it I was stunned by the fashion and totally fell in love with Dolly Dare style, so I thought they totally deserve a write up.
A shop of unique party dresses which you just have to own!
Here are a few photos.

Dolly Dare Spitalfields
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