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Today’s outfit - the other top I got in the City Chic Boxing Day sale. I love peplum - I know some people really hate it, but I don’t care. I feel great in it, and I think it looks good on me. And this outfit is no exception - I felt good today!
top - City Chic, skirt - Pinup Girl Clothing, sandals - Earth, earrings - Betty Le Bonbon

Today’s outfit - the other top I got in the City Chic Boxing Day sale. I love peplum - I know some people really hate it, but I don’t care. I feel great in it, and I think it looks good on me. And this outfit is no exception - I felt good today!

top - City Chic, skirt - Pinup Girl Clothing, sandals - Earth, earrings - Betty Le Bonbon

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I bought this top on Boxing Day in the big sale on the City Chic site and it just arrived yesterday. I love it - I don’t have a lot of purple and the fit is awesome, so overall quite happy. 
top - City Chic, skirt - Pinup Girl Clothing, sandals - Clarks Unstructured, necklace - gift, earrings - Shh by Sadie

I bought this top on Boxing Day in the big sale on the City Chic site and it just arrived yesterday. I love it - I don’t have a lot of purple and the fit is awesome, so overall quite happy. 

top - City Chic, skirt - Pinup Girl Clothing, sandals - Clarks Unstructured, necklace - gift, earrings - Shh by Sadie

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Another ASOS dress - I have this one in all three colours and love it oh so much. It is so comfortable, I love the look and fit; I will likely wear these more than anything else all summer. It has adjustable spaghetti straps - I’ll show what it looks like without the shrug over next time I wear one of the other colours; I think this is the first time I’ve posted any of them. Highly recommend - they are currently on sale on the site here.
dress - ASOS Curve, shrug - City Chic, sandals - Earth, necklace - Taupo, NZ, earrings - Walmart

Another ASOS dress - I have this one in all three colours and love it oh so much. It is so comfortable, I love the look and fit; I will likely wear these more than anything else all summer. It has adjustable spaghetti straps - I’ll show what it looks like without the shrug over next time I wear one of the other colours; I think this is the first time I’ve posted any of them. Highly recommend - they are currently on sale on the site here.

dress - ASOS Curve, shrug - City Chic, sandals - Earth, necklace - Taupo, NZ, earrings - Walmart

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New ASOS Curve dress. This one is on sale right now and is pretty cheap. I will admit it verges on somewhat tent-like and has a snake print that I never thought I would really like, but I do! It’s cute! Yay!

dress - ASOS Curve, shrug - City Chic, leggings - Kmart, sandals - Earth, necklace - Suzy Shier, earrings - diva

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I forgot to take an outfit photo before I left for work this morning, and since it was the first time I had worn this top with this skirt and they go so fabulously together, I really needed a photo of it. So here, you get a terrible iPhone selfie in my work’s bathroom. But as an added bonus, you also get a terrible iPhone selfie of me trying on my new Lady Leona faux leopard fur swing coat from Collectif, which arrived today.

skirt and necklace - Pinup Girl Clothing, top - City Chic, belt - Pagani, shoes - Hush Puppies, earrings - Kmart, coat - Collectif

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Frocktober the Thirtieth
I had to wear something a bit more sensible today because, once again, it is windy as shit. But I was a little sad about it because there are still so many awesome frocks in my closet that didn’t get worn during Frocktober.  I know, I know, tough shit, right? I’ll just make sure to wear the rest of them soonish, and maybe take some photos when I do! ;)
I have saved a Halloween-inspired frock for tomorrow - appropriate for the last day of Frocktober. :)
Oh, by the way, the necklace I’m wearing is the Dolly Parton necklace I ordered from Twisted Mind of Mine on August 30. It showed up yesterday, after two months of infrequent responses to my emails, assurances it had been sent, assurances that it hadn’t been sent but they would make a new one and it was sent on 3 October. I finally had to file a Paypal dispute, during which they once again said that it was sent, but this time on 21 October. Sure enough, when it arrived yesterday the postmark was 21 October. So they jerked me around for 2 months with no explanation and then only sent it after I filed a dispute. Shitty. And this is after I have bought tonnes of stuff from them and totally advocated for them on this blog. Needless to say, that shitty service just lost them a very good customer, though I will continue to wear the pieces I already have. But no more purchases, and no more plugs for their store.
Donate to Frocktober before it’s too late! Find my page here.
dress and shrug - City Chic, leggings - Kmart, shoes - Hush Puppies, earrings - Calico Jacks

Frocktober the Thirtieth

I had to wear something a bit more sensible today because, once again, it is windy as shit. But I was a little sad about it because there are still so many awesome frocks in my closet that didn’t get worn during Frocktober.  I know, I know, tough shit, right? I’ll just make sure to wear the rest of them soonish, and maybe take some photos when I do! ;)

I have saved a Halloween-inspired frock for tomorrow - appropriate for the last day of Frocktober. :)

Oh, by the way, the necklace I’m wearing is the Dolly Parton necklace I ordered from Twisted Mind of Mine on August 30. It showed up yesterday, after two months of infrequent responses to my emails, assurances it had been sent, assurances that it hadn’t been sent but they would make a new one and it was sent on 3 October. I finally had to file a Paypal dispute, during which they once again said that it was sent, but this time on 21 October. Sure enough, when it arrived yesterday the postmark was 21 October. So they jerked me around for 2 months with no explanation and then only sent it after I filed a dispute. Shitty. And this is after I have bought tonnes of stuff from them and totally advocated for them on this blog. Needless to say, that shitty service just lost them a very good customer, though I will continue to wear the pieces I already have. But no more purchases, and no more plugs for their store.

Donate to Frocktober before it’s too late! Find my page here.

dress and shrug - City Chic, leggings - Kmart, shoes - Hush Puppies, earrings - Calico Jacks

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Frocktober the Twenty-Ninth
Frocktober is almost over! It’s been super fun, and I realised that since I will be in Africa for nearly all of February, I won’t be able to participate in Fatshion February next year. So this has been a substitution for that, plus I’ve raised money for a good cause! Yay!
There is still time to donate! My donation page is here.
dress - Pinup Girl Clothing, shrug - City Chic, petticoat - Hell Bunny, shoes - Hush Puppies, necklace - gift, earrings - Kmart

Frocktober the Twenty-Ninth

Frocktober is almost over! It’s been super fun, and I realised that since I will be in Africa for nearly all of February, I won’t be able to participate in Fatshion February next year. So this has been a substitution for that, plus I’ve raised money for a good cause! Yay!

There is still time to donate! My donation page is here.

dress - Pinup Girl Clothing, shrug - City Chic, petticoat - Hell Bunny, shoes - Hush Puppies, necklace - gift, earrings - Kmart

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Frocktober the Twenty-Second
It was less windy yesterday, but I still thought it a good idea to wear leggings under my dress. I was traumatised by Monday.
I had a lovely evening last night with two lovely friends, good food, great conversation and a couple of bottles of wine.
My Frocktober donation page is here - please donate if you can!
dress and shrug - City Chic, leggings - Kmart, shoes - Hush Puppies, necklace - etsy, earrings - Domino Dollhouse

Frocktober the Twenty-Second

It was less windy yesterday, but I still thought it a good idea to wear leggings under my dress. I was traumatised by Monday.

I had a lovely evening last night with two lovely friends, good food, great conversation and a couple of bottles of wine.

My Frocktober donation page is here - please donate if you can!

dress and shrug - City Chic, leggings - Kmart, shoes - Hush Puppies, necklace - etsy, earrings - Domino Dollhouse

Filed under fatshion frocktober City Chic myoutfits