Saturday, 20 December 2014

there's nothing to mourn about death any more than there is to mourn about the growing of a flower



 Hat - Vintage
Jumper - 2nd hand
Shorts - H&M
Shoes - Citymarket
Bag - Mama's old



My outfit does not go with my hat at all, but don't let that bother you. My sister and I got ourselves new vintage hats and I couldn't be more excited about anything. She will probably actually wear hers more often than I will, but I do not care at all. I have always wanted to have a mourning hat with a black veil, and now I do. I think this is more like a hat for a widower as the veil is so long and there's plenty of it. It is hand-made by someone and I haven't quite figured out how best to wear it yet. But I am almost excited for someone to die, just so that I can really wear it. (I'm awful, I know.) I was trying so hard to look sad in the photos (it might be coming across as ridiculous rather than sad..), and I really like the last one. That is such a good shot by my mum! I am so in love with my wee hat. Is this something you'd ever consider wearing, or is it too far? I'm becoming too much of a hat person these days. If that even can happen, I don't think you can be too much of a hat person.

I'm also quite excited about my jumper with ice skating cats (!) but I'll try and blog about that later! This post is all about hats.

8 comments :

Amanda said...

I love your vintage hats! x

Amy said...

Oh, your hats look wonderful! And I love your sweater, too :)
Amy xx

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Joseph Pulikotil said...

Hello, greetings.

Nice outfit for the sad occasion you are waiting for. Hope you will get an opportunity to wear this dress soon. The hat is stylish.

Best wishes

Eena said...

YOUR JUMPER!!! I LOVE CATS. And the fact that those are cats on skates makes me even more excited, aaah.

Corinne said...

I hope somebody dies soon so you can wear it ;) ;)

Corinne x
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Kie I. said...

Looks cool! :) Couldn't help but give a little nervous laugh about the hoping someone would die part...

Konstantina Antoniadou said...

aww I adore the hat:)


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Laura said...

Amanda - thank you, doll! i'm quite fond of mine too haha:-) xx

Amy - thank you, lovely! xx

Joseph Pulikotil - thank you, hen! i hope to get to wear it appropriately at some point:-) x

Eena - i know, chick! could there be a better pattern? (i think not, haha) :-) x

Corinne - haha, how considerate of you, dear! xx

Kie I. - thanks, love! haha, i know, i am morbid:-) x

Konstantina Antoniadou - thank you, hon! i do too:-)