Monday, 22 May 2017

phryne










These pictures are old. Really old. Possibly almost from two years ago (see the change in hair length!), but I still wanted to post them. I've had this jumpsuit and vest forever and it used to be my mum's in around the 70s. I've worn it a lot (I've not really grown since I was 13, so there's definitely some items I've been able to wear since then - and some items not so much, ha!), but in recent years I feel like it's even become fashionable. Something I'm not too bothered about but it's still nice to see other people appreciating the kind of style I've been into for quite some time. Did anyone ever watch Miss Fisher's Murder Mysteries? Although it's a different era and different everything, this outfit kind of made me feel like a bit of a Phryne. It's not really what her outfits are like on the show, but somehow still reminded me of her. And I'm looking forward to wearing this again in the summer and feeling like a 20s Phryne, a 70s mum or just current day myself!

//UPDATE My laptop broke down (how convenient, just at the end of the semester before I finished all my uni projects!). I am going to be in Finland in a couple of weeks and can send it to be fixed there which will in turn take about 3 weeks. So I will be taking a wee break from the blog - possibly until July. I'll see you then and stay in touch via social media (where I'll possibly be able to be more present)! xx
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Kati said...

Thanks so much for stopping by my blog and saying hello!
I also really like your outfit here, it suits you so well!

Have a great day,
-Kati

Style For Mankind said...

I LOVE IT SO MUCH!

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Chiara said...

I'm so jealous of that jumpsuit! I was all primed to ask you where you had got it from until I read it was your mum's. It's awesome x

Girl and Closet said...

Just nabbed my first jumpsuit this spring and SO glad I did because I'm absolutely loving it and I'm LOVING yours!! SO, SO good!! Best of luck with your laptop girly! xo


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Hena Tayeb said...

sorry to hear about your laptop.. will miss you around the blogesphere.
love the outfit.. it may be an old picture but the style is so very current.

Valerie Price said...

I'm so sorry to hear your laptop broke, but I love this outfit post...the color is stunning!

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Sissy said...

Beautiful photos and beautiful blog ! kisses from Italy!

Benedetta Leoni said...

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