Lace Mint

Another outfit post – I’m doing pretty well right now!! My parents came back from holiday yesterday so no more dog walking and animal feeding for me =D But I’m going to miss having to walk the dog everyday, I think I’m going to go with my mum sometimes and hopefully meet up with a friend who’s moved closer to where I live to walk the dogs too. The weather cooled right down yesterday, and we were told that it was supposed to drop even more, but today it warmed right up again – back up to around 16 or 17 degrees, warm enough to sit out in the garden. As long as I’m in the sheltered area of our patio, it gets really warm, so even though I started the day with tights and a cardigan, I ended up taking both off.
Sunglasses: Primark
Dress: River Island
Shoes: New Look
This is the dress I bought when I was shopping with my sister the other week from River Island. I’d spotted it on the website, but it was one of those, ‘I love it but I wouldn’t buy it’ dresses, but then I saw it in the shop and had to try it on. And once it was on, I wasn’t letting it go – it’s minty coloured, has a lace top with a scalloped edge and a full skirt. Could only be made better with pockets!! And the shoes are new from the same day too =D They’re from New Look. I saw some nude ones with a small heel which I loved, but then I saw these, with their amazing gold heel (I’ll do a close up sometime) and just had to get them!! I ended up wearing them for my visit to the school on Wednesday because they’re quite smart but still sensible. They did rub on my heels a little though, but I didn’t feel it until I’d got home and took the shoes off, but now I’ve been left with some blisters =( Once they’ve softened up a little though I think they’ll be fine.


  1. April 1, 2012 / 10:12 pm

    such a pretty look.i am loving mint right now. the weather tricked me today, lovrly sunshine but bloody cold lol! xx

  2. April 1, 2012 / 10:13 pm

    Your dress has such a pretty color and I love the scalloped edge lace part!

  3. April 1, 2012 / 11:58 pm

    you look gorgeous here sian! that dress is so lovely

  4. April 2, 2012 / 3:57 am

    This is by far my favorite look of yours, it’s so pretty!!

    xx, Maria Veronica.

  5. April 2, 2012 / 5:09 am

    Gorgeous dress, loving mint and all the pastel colours at the moment.. πŸ™‚

  6. April 2, 2012 / 5:42 am

    That’s such a lovely look – the dress is absolutely adorable and from what I can tell, the shoes are too πŸ™‚

    xx, Susann
    Fashion in Pepperland

  7. April 2, 2012 / 10:42 am

    oh wow this dress is absolutely gorgeous! and I love your shoes!
    I’ve been having a bit of a freak out because I’m going brunette this week and I’ve been worrying I won’t be able to wear pastels anymore but you always look fab in them!

    Charlotte x

  8. April 2, 2012 / 1:47 pm

    The dress is beautiful, such a gorgeous pretty colour! The lace makes it even more perfect! x

  9. April 2, 2012 / 1:35 pm

    That dress is gorgeous! i hate new shoes though when they rob, i just don’t want to put them on ever again!

  10. April 2, 2012 / 3:23 pm

    Such a cute dress and the color looks great on you! I wish we had your stores over here.

  11. April 2, 2012 / 6:43 pm

    wow, stunning pictures! The quality of them is even TOO good , since you’ve got your camera back πŸ™‚
    Bowtie Diary

  12. April 3, 2012 / 2:10 am

    This dress looks so fantastic on you and the color is lovely. πŸ™‚


  13. April 3, 2012 / 10:10 pm

    This dress is so lovely, you look wonderful ! I also like how you paired it with those vintage style sunnies !

  14. April 3, 2012 / 9:46 pm

    love the dress so good i have the primark sunnies too! a lovely summery outfit xx

  15. April 3, 2012 / 9:57 pm

    This dress is so pretty and the colour really suits you.

  16. April 4, 2012 / 2:59 am

    This dress is just gorgeous! You look so pretty! =)

  17. April 12, 2012 / 2:40 pm

    That dress is gorgeous, and it looks amazing on you! I really love the lace top part, and the colour is lovely. I’m always worried when I buy shoes as to whether or not my feet will blister, which they usually do, I’m too much of a baby to suffer breaking things in hah.

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