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Lilacs

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I’m so behind on posting outfit photos at the moment! This is from Tuesday evening, well, not too bad I suppose, but I always seem to be a couple of days behind!! I wore this outfit to walk the dog in the evening, and yes, I understand that it’s not a normal walking the dog outfit, but since when have I been normal?! I hadn’t really done much that day because I’d had that horrible night with stomach and back pains then been to the Doctors that morning, but by the evening I was feeling quite a lot better, so I decided to put on some real clothes for walking the dog. I persuaded Ben to come with me on a walk we don’t do very often to the top of a hill that overlooks our village, but I did a blog post two years ago now (crazy!!) with outfit photos up there! Anyone recognise my old header in those pictures too?!
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I ordered this dress from Matalan a couple of months ago now and I’ve already worn it several times, just never had a chance to blog about it! I first saw it at the Matalan show at Aintree and just could not stop thinking about it, I loved the pretty lilac colour, I don’t have any other clothes in that colour, and the length with the full skirt. Unfortunately even though it’s the smallest size, it’s a little bit big on the waist, I think the sizes run a bit funny in it though. But as long as I wear it with a belt it’s fine! I’ve also worn it with a scarf tied round the waist which worked well too. It’s amazing quality too with an underlining and nice weighty material, while still feeling light and summery. And again I just had to wear it with my Zara cardigan. I swear this is the perfect cardigan for this length and shape of dress, I wear it with pretty much all my dresses now, I think I need to get more of these!!
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Cardigan: Zara (similar here)
Belt: New Look
Dress: Matalan (similar here)
Flats: Primark
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Love,

7 Comments

  1. June 14, 2012 / 9:46 am

    That lilac colour is so pretty on you x

    Debs

  2. June 14, 2012 / 11:11 am

    Love this dress! I’d be interested to see the scarf round the waist just to see how it works =)
    xx
    emsipop.blogspot.co.uk

  3. June 14, 2012 / 12:16 pm

    Ooh the colour of your dress is really pretty! I’m sorry you weren’t feeling well on the day the photos were taken though, I hope you are feeling better now 🙂 xx

  4. June 14, 2012 / 8:51 pm

    that dress is a GORGEOUS colour! i love it!
    i don’t wear ‘conventional’ outfits to do anything (especially the cleaning) its always nice to feel good in what you’re wearing!
    Rosie xo
    A Pocketful of Rosie

  5. June 15, 2012 / 4:19 am

    Your dress is so cute, I love that color!

  6. June 15, 2012 / 6:58 am

    AMAZING dress. I love the purple color!

    xx Eva
    stylewandering.blogspot.com

  7. June 22, 2012 / 10:09 am

    hi, i love your blog .
    now im following you .
    🙂 by the way, im from Malaysia.
    maybe you not understand my posting in my blog.

    xx tyra lee
    hijaulembut.blogspot.com

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