Thursday, 6 December 2012

oi maamme

Top - Gift from Paris
Shorts&Belt&Earring - Primark
Cardi - Made by Grandma



It's time for the Finnish Independence Day again. I was going to be really patriotic and dress up in blue&white, however I realized I don't really own that many white shirts or tops. I suppose my pale skin is quite close to white though! This is my today's facebook status which pretty much sums up my feelings for today:


 I would light up the traditional two candles - one for those who died while fighting for our country and one for those who made it back home - but we aren't allowed candles in our accommodation. Nonetheless, this is what I'll be thinking about today. Especially, my grandpa, who also would've been 95 this year. I'm sure my patriotism today would've made him proud, after all he and all the other soldiers did for Finland.

6 comments :

mochaccinoland said...

cute cardigan! love its colour! u must be feeling ultra warm & cozy wearing it since it is made by your granny :)

xoxo
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Ashley said...

Your grandpa would be so proud of you.

Milex said...

I think all this is pretty amazing

Little Rus said...

Such a bitter-sweet post. Made me think of my grandfather...

x

Marisa Violeta said...

Those are the prettiest shorts ever!! You look adorable :)

Laura said...

mochaccinoland - thank you, darling! i know, it does make it extra special:-) xx

Ashley - aw, thank you, love! x

Milex - thank you, hen! x

Little Rus - it's good to think of them every now and then, doll! x

Marisa Violeta - thank you so much, sweetie! x