Monday, 1 July 2013

The English Riviera

I'm so sad to be back home after a lovely weekend down south. I indulged in far too much wine, sun and fun. I now have the post holiday blues and minor sun stroke (even though I wore factor 50) I'll share some photos from my trip and some of the sights I saw in my next post but for now I have some photos of my new favourite dress. I picked up this dress in the ASOS sale for £18 and I love it! Smock dresses aren't overly flattering but it was comfortable and cool in the heat and has a very pretty pattern. I think this dress will get a lot of wear in the winter with boots and a biker jacket too.

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Dress: ASOS
Bag: Viviene Westwood c/o Spartoo
Sunglasses: New Look
Necklace: Pieces
Shoes:Trainers by Keds c/o Spartoo

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My lovely Pieces necklace that I forgot all about, I ordered it thinking it would be small like Tiffany key but it's huuuge.

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Have you picked up anything nice in the sales? I went a bit crazy on payday, oops.


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12 comments:

  1. Glad you had a nice trip Gem! I love the statement necklace - the bigger the better!
    Sophie
    x

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  2. i love this dress, i bought a similar one from asos :) hope you enjoyed your time down south, i love it on the coast <3

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    1. they have loads of nice smock dresses on there at the moment. I think this will be great for when I go to Bestival, wont be able to see if I spill beer on it or if it gets a bit muddy because of the pattern ;)

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  3. i love the print on this dress , hope you get over your holiday blues really quickly the best way to do this is book another holiday !! hhehe

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  4. You look lovely, that dress is really nice and I love your key necklace. Your trainers are cute too, I'm loving dresses with trainers or pumps at the moment xo

    Rosie | A Rosie Outlook

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    1. Thanks, my mates were laughing because I had white trainers with 50 denier tights in the blaring sun. I washed the dress as soon as I got back off my hols so I could wear it again to work tomorrow x

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  5. This necklace is amazing and it looks brill with the dress :)

    Maria xxx

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  6. Looove this dress and the key necklace is so cute. We just came back form a great two days in London and I have the same feeling -post holiday downer :(
    Lovely outfit

    Laura x

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  7. Ohh please tell about your weekend - Im going on holliday to the Southeast UK this summer (from Denmark), and I would love to get some tips on what to see and do! ( and where to shop - vintage and other goodies)

    /Thit (thitbirk@gmail.com)

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    1. will send you a little email now :) x

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  8. I LOOOOOOOVEEE this dress! It Looks so fu**ing awesome! <3

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  9. I loved that dress so much I followed the link through and bought it! I have a similar build so i hope it looks as good on me as it does on you!

    xx

    http://putmeinapartydress.blogspot.co.uk/

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