Monday, June 10, 2013

Aussie Curves: Feminine

Being that I'm an op-shopaholic and a massive fan of vintage frocks, a 'feminine' theme was always going to be an easy one for me.

You can't go wrong with an old-fashioned girly frock.

This frock is one of my fave second-hand finds. A perfect fit, floral, pleated, vintage and monochrome - it's a very easy go-to outfit for when I'm not sure what to wear.

I took these photos back in summertime when I wore it sleeveless but it also works in winter with a long sleeve black top underneath for an extra layer.

It came from a shop in Wollongong mall called 'Medieval Disco' which has since changed hands and is now called Stillwater Haze and is not as great as it used to be, but they still have an interesting vintage collection.

It's another acquisition from one of my Wollongong/Illawarra region opshopping tours with my cousin Kate. I got it over a year ago with her twisting my arm to buy it, and have worn it heaps since.

Am wearing it here with:

- Sunnies from ASOS (prev season)
- Skull studded flats from Payless shoes
- Belt from H&M (in London a few years back)
- Black leggings from who knows where - I have many, they are my comfort uniform


  1. Wow you were lucky to find such an amazing dress, it looks like it was made for you. Love it.

  2. Oh my gosh, that dress is DIVINE! It suits you perfectly


  3. LOVE IT! The dress and the sunglasses are so 1950s, such a cool look, you look fab and soooooo girly! :)

  4. Its such a lovely dress I love it and how you make it your own with your shoes etc. So jealous of your wardrobe most days!

  5. I agree with Ezmae, love how you've made it your own :)

  6. gorgeous print, what a great find!

  7. That is a gorgeous dress, I love the print of the dress its so pretty. The dress looks great on you too, that is such a great find! :)


  8. No way that's vintage? Awesome!!!!

  9. I LOVE this dress. Amazing. You're a rockstar.

  10. Gorgeous dress!! I never find anything good in op-shops!

  11. What a great dress - and vintage as well? I wish I could find stuff like this.