Sunday, 24 June 2012

midsummer magic











Top - Second hand/Vila
Cardi - H&M
Jacket - Dad's old
Skirt - Primark
Hat - H&M (new)



On Midsummer Eve we went to our neighbours' bonfire, (and had actually helped by providing all the wood and branches lying in our garden). Midsummer's kind of a big deal in Finland, though it's not one of my favourite holidays. There's still a lot of nice wee traditions about it that I love. I hadn't been to a good old bonfire in a few years, so that was nice! And my favourite part of Midsummer is all the old magic linked to it. I always pick seven different flowers and place them under my pillow. In your dream that night, you're supposed to see your future husband. Obviously I don't believe all this, but I love traditions. Especially this one.

5 comments :

Paula Taveira said...

its a lovelly tradition*

Krysten @ Why Girls Are Weird said...

Love bonfires, so fun.

Bonnie said...

Oh, my goodness. Great pictures by the fire!

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Aida said...

So cool!!


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Laura said...

Paula Taveira - i think so too, chick! x

Krysten - so do i, doll! x

Bonnie - thank you, lovely! x

Aida - cheers, love! x