Tuesday, 4 December 2012

excuse me, you look very, very nice, ma'am!





Leather jacket - Auntie's old
Dress - Mama's old
Cardi - Primark
Over-knee socks & Leggings - KappAhl
Boots & Scarf - 2nd hand
Bag - Marimekko
Mittens - From Tallinn/Stolen off mama


Ooh, I can't believe it's already December! These last few months have gone so fast. Today, I almost felt festive in my red cardi, boots and mittens. And the scarf's pattern has some red in it as well. Although, I can't say I'm that excited for Christmas yet.. Yes, I've started listening to Christmas songs and opening my advent calendar, but there's still something missing. 20 days to get into the proper Christmas spirit!

P.S. While I was walking back home today, this man walking toward me stopped and let his jaw drop a wee bit. He then looked at me and said "Excuse me, you look very, very nice ma'am!" I think I said 'thank you' but I just found the whole situation far too hilarious. I never know how to take a compliment (or just a shout or wolf whistle) from a stranger on the streets. And I certainly am not used to people calling me 'ma'am'!

8 comments :

Milex said...

yeah!

Little Rus said...

You look great! I am like you - would be definitely caught off guard if somebody said something like that to me. :D
x

Nicoleta_B said...

Hi Love,

Fabulous post. Just found your blog.
Would u like to follow each other?

Many many kisses,

Nicole

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Krysten @ Why Girls Are Weird said...

I am terrible at taking a compliment, I wouldn't have known what to say!

Veronica said...

OMG!Love the whole outfit! You look fab!
You have a lovely blog! Visit mine when you have a sec.
Maybe we could follow each other?

xoxo
Veronica

Chic All Over

Laura said...

Milex - yeah? :) x

Little Rus - thank you, love! haha, it can be so awkward! x

Nicoleta_B - thank you, dear! i will check out your blog soon:) x

Krysten - ah, i know, honey! i never know if it's creepy or not when a stranger compliments you.. x

Veronica - thank you so much, sweetie! i'll be visiting your blog soon:) x

Sara said...

Nice photo and really cool outfit, you look great, I like your dress, what a great shape and that cardigan is so nice, the perfect touch to the outfit also you are really beautiful and your jacket rocks! Your have a lovely blog by the way and I am a new follower! Hope you will like my blog and follow back!

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Laura said...

Sara - thank you so much, hun, you're too sweet! i'll be visiting your blog soon:-) x