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Tuesday, May 4, 2010

Clothes from my Birthday

Today I thought I would share some clothes which I received over the last few weeks but I haven't posted yet. Most of this collection of clothes (with the exception of the blue polka dot dress) I received for my birthdayfrom Rydog's family. They are all from Bardot (my favourite high street store) and Alannah Hill (my favourite designer collection). Since Alannah is designer and very expensive, I didn't have many items from her brand so I was absolutely amazed and surprised when I receieved these beautiful clothes. I love it how Rydog's mum (a good friend of mine) has such amazing taste in fashion and knows my style to always find exactly what I like. Thank you for such generousity my friends. My family were also unbelievable generous for my birthday too with my main gifts being the iphone, a diamond ring and a sum of cash and other various items which I hope to post her sometime. I can't believe it has been six weeks since my birthday and I am only now showing the gifts that I received so I am sorry about that.

Bardot

1. Buckingham Jacket
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2. Bow Back TeePhotobucket

3. Bow Back SkirtPhotobucket

Alannah Hill 
1. The Crack Kid CardiganPhotobucket

2. It's Damn You Cardigan
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3. Moans and Whispers Skirt
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4. Little Genius Cami
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5. Alannah Hill My Eyelash Cemetery Dress and Bardot Spot Dress

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This week will be difficult for me because Rydog is going away from Thursday until Tuesday of next week and I am going to miss him so much and have nothing fun to do. I know that five days may not seem like a long time and that many people go for much longer without seeing their boyfriend but for me it will be hard because we are used to spending the whole weekend together and seeing each other about every second day during the week. I will miss not being able to contact Rydog much while he is away too and he is almost my entire social life so this week will be very different to normal for me. I'm not feeling very good about it. I will need you my friends. I will probably come on here and spend some time blogging whenever I feel lonely this week and I know that will help me a lot.

I do have some good news! Rydog just bought me a new camera which is absolutely so generous and very exciting for me. I will be able to take much better pictures now because I was often frustrated by the quality of photos with my old camera . I still have another outfit post to show from my old camera which I will post in a few days and then I will use my new camera. I'm very much looking forward to testing it out.

Also a few people asked how I altered my dress in the last post to make it longer. Fortunately it had a long hem so I just had to take it down. Since it has netting underneath I had to completely remove the net and sew it closer to the bottom. I asked my mum to help me because I don't know very much about sewing.

26 comments:

janettaylor said...

The first jacket is so lovely! SO CHANEL!

Couture Carrie said...

Gorgeous pieces!
Love the cami and jacket!

xoxox,
CC

Baśka said...

all the pieces are so stylish and i love the most your new dresses and bow tee <3

Sher said...

Wow, you're so lucky to receive so many gorgeous gifts!! The first jacket is so very Chanel and I can't get enough of bow back dresses and tops myself:)

xx

daisychain said...

Oh wow, what gorgeous pieces

Cafe Fashionista said...

Ohmigosh! You received such stunning pieces for your birthday! I want to be you just so I can own each one of these beauties!

Happy, Happy Belated Birthday, my love!! :)

Susi said...

My dear friend, of course you can divert yourself spending some time with us!!! I know it's hard without boyfriend when you are used to spend your time together. I cannot life without mine. This must be hard, but you'll make it ;)

Yay, I am so happy for you and your new camera!!! Looking forward to your pictures =)

Last but not least: beautiful gifts! You'll need the cardi during the winter.

<3

Jennifer Fabulous said...

I'm glad you had such a lovely birthday. You are so lucky to have such a sweet boyfriend and wonderful friends and family who obviously care so much about you! :)

The clothing items you were given are GORGEOUS. I can't even choose a favorite. I am so excited to see your future outfit posts when you wear these items. They really fit your adorable, classy style!

I'm sorry Ryan is going to be gone for so long. That actually does seem like a long time to me too. My Rian is pretty much my social life too, haha, and I can't imagine going more than a day without him. And it's even more horrible that you can't reach him easily on the phone. I would go nuts! Hmmm...maybe this is good though. It will give you some time to yourself, to just relax and do things you don't normally do when he's around. Don't worry. Before you know it, he'll be back!

I hope you're having a great week! xoxo

Rose said...

Oh my gosh, mum and I were looking at that gorgeous bardot polka dot dress in Myer last week, love it!
And I also love the bow back top and the red and white striped jumper. Looking forward to seeing how you wear all of these lovely things :)
Also, I really like your new header!

Rose

English Rose ♥ said...

Lovee the first jacket and blue and black skirt!

Merci beaucoup for all your wonderful comments and continued support darling, it means the absolute world =]

So good to be back!

Stay safe and chic ma chérie,
English Rose x
http://iamanenglishrose.blogspot.com

Taj Acosta said...

LOVE all the bows! And again, happy b-day my dear! xoxo

Leia said...

Love all your new stuff!

Leah said...

What gorgeous presents... they are all so pretty. You really are loved my dear. Happy belated birthday! xoxo

Audrey Allure said...

Great pieces, love that bow back tee :)

Marla Singer said...

love the jacket and cardigan! everything looks so cute <3

nookie said...

those are some great gifts!
loving all the bowy pieces!

Winnie said...

Gorgeous presents, so lucky! With your boyfriend being away, I guess you can only look at it this way, it makes next weekend even more exciting and fun!

myrrh goldframe said...

awesome stuffs! i love em! Happy Birthday anyway.. though it's too late. <3


.Myrrh Goldframe.

Fashion Court said...

the pink cardigan is my favorite! glad to hear the good news about your new camera!

michelle_ said...

great jacket !
hugs and kissess
glisters and blisters

H A N N A H ♥ said...

gorgeous new clothes, I LOVEEEEE the bardot spot dress! I've been searching for something similar forever

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xx

Kristin said...

That jacket is just beautiful!

betz said...

loving all your picks! happy birthday gorgeous!

xx,
betz
http://herarmoire.blogspot.com

Emily said...

Oh my, generous gifts indeed! They're all so lovely! I'm sure you'll have such fun styling them all up.

Yes, it's so nice to finally have a new camera. It's a little mind blowing how quickly the pixel quality changes, don't you think? Have fun testing yours out :)

stephy said...

oh god i really love the spotty dress, its incredibly cute, i have a sleeveless one, i wanted one with these kind of sleeves but could not find one anywhere!!
thank you so much also for the comment, it was lovely!

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