Sunday, February 26, 2012

PLEAT FLEET


Wearing: Lemonade Pleated Mini Skirt by Beginning Boutique,
vintage top and belt, pewter choker, pewter loafers by Asos and assorted accessories.
Photography by Kassandra Hernandez.

Summer is finally getting it's act together with the superb, sunny weather we've been experiencing here in Sydney recently. So far, I am pleased to say I've had my fair share of lazy afternoons, chilled drinks and sultry summer nights which I hope continues until the season is out. Most of those chilled drinks have been a selection of thirst quenchers - rounds of vodka orange, fresh coconut juice and large glasses of fizzy lemonade. When food and fashion meet, it can at times look like a Katy Perry latex ensemble, though this Lemonade Mini Skirt from Beginning Boutique is right on the money! Cute, little lemons are printed all over this pleated number,  I really should of set up my own homemade lemonade stand as a prop for this blog post. Now that would be just brilliant wouldn't it? hehe Teamed up with a feminine lace top and pewter accents - this look is light and playful for summer and can carry onto winter styled with a pair of black stockings, ankle boots and a chunky knit. It also comes in a green version called Love Them Apples - apples, lemons... whatever you fancy, I'm sure there's a suitable drink or dish out there to 'accessorise' the skirt with. A nasty food stain doesn't count though! ;P

Cheers to another week of good weather! Hope you've all had a great weekend.

I've got a special giveaway launching tomorrow so be on the look out!


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7 comments :

  1. Beautiful top, looks in amazing condition. High five on another A+ vintage find.

    Catch up soon...before I'm too round to even waddle myself out of the house (probably mere weeks away from that now)!

    renewvintage.blogspot

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  2. Oh my gosh! I adore this look, the print on the skirt is ridiculously cute. And I am loving your shorter hair! It looks gorgeous on you :)

    -LAURA xx
    http://wrinkleintimevintage.blogspot.com

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  3. A giveaway tomorrow, how exciting.
    And I've been loving and then hating the weather in Sydney. It seems bipolar.

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  4. you're totally rocking the new hair!! excited to see what your giveaway is! hope you had a lovely weekend :)
    x

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  5. wow! this is so so beautiful! xx

    natalieoffduty.blogspot.com

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  6. This skirt is adorable Lauren. Love the print. The skirt looks great with the metallic loafers. :-)

    Christie x

    Dark Blue Stripes

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  7. I saw this on your instagram and was instantly obsessed with that skirt- it fits so well and is just so darn cute. xx

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