Thursday, May 22, 2014

Shimmering Sharkskin



This Bettie Page dress makes an appearance once or twice a year during Winter.  I am aware it's not the most flattering dress I could wear, with it being double breasted and my breasts being on the large side, but for some reason I don't want to sell it.  Maybe because it shimmers and glistens and makes your eyes go all funny when you try and focus on the gingham pattern.



50's style Dress: Bettie Page
Atomic Brooch: Lucy Luxxe Designs
Shoes: Rebel London

7 comments:

  1. Sharkskin suits and podesua bags/shoes! This is fab! Hang on to it forever!

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  2. It's nothing short of gloriously gorgeous!! I think that the cut is really becoming on you actually. Instead of making your bust look wider as double breasted garments can on just about anyone, I think that the narrow placement of the black buttons actually has the opposite effect and draws the eye in towards them, thus narrowing (or at least not widening) the bust.

    ♥ Jessica

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  3. Its a beautiful and eye-catching frock and you look gorgeous in it.

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  5. It looks even more vintage the hair short and a little straight than it used to be long.
    It looks really good in the two bottom photos, my favourite look.
    It was a good change, it complements even better your look.
    plus... short hair makes you look taller, long hair makes you look shorter.

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  6. Lovin' the dress and lustin' after the brooch!
    ~xoxo

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