Outfit: Ahoy, Sailor!

25.6.10

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Can you tell from my last couple of posts that I'm in love with nautical colours and styles?! I snapped up this dress in the Warehouse sale and I'm in love with it, even if it is also a little bit short (should probably put on a pair of leggings underneath when wearing this in public)!

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The belt is from Primark. I bought it about a year ago but have only worn it a handful of times, I think I need to wear it more often as the buckle is awesome! The shoes are also from Primark. They are they perfect non-sandals summer shoes. Whenever I wear them they make me want to learn to play tennis!

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I decided to paint my nails to go with this outfit, what do you think of the way they turned out? I decided to paint a little white heart on one nail to match my heart-shaped necklace which was originally from Quiz a very very long time ago!

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I used Nails Inc polish in 'Victoria and Albert', Barry M in 'Red Glitter' and 'White', and 17 Lasting Fix Polish in 'Clear'.

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What are your plans for the weekend? One of my friends is coming over tonight, not sure yet what our plans are but I'm sure it will invole either films, alcohol or baking, possibly all three!

Gillian x

22 comments

  1. love this wee dress too lady - been eyeing it up for a while, but didn't realise it had gone into sale ... must have a wee looksee :)

    have a nice night then - all options sound fab :) x

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  2. Your nails are gorgeous, I love the glitter!

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  3. I want your dress, it's so cute! Have a lovely weekend with your friend. :)

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  4. I;m also in love with nautical colors, great post!
    love the outfit!
    DC
    xx

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  5. How adorable...your outfit, especially the nails. I really like stripes too.

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  6. That's such a lovely nail polish colour (the red) and how did you get the heart to be so neat?

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  7. this look is so cute! I like how you paired t with little pumps- and your nails are adorable! xxx

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  8. Your outfit is so cute! I like how you incorporate the nautical theme and colors without looking like you're wearing a costume :)

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  9. thank you so much for the comment!
    love the colour theme of your outfit and your sparkly nails!

    cute blog.

    X

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  10. Your striped dress is too adorable my dear!

    Love the belt you've worn with it.

    Hope you had a wonderful weekend,

    Love

    xxxx

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  11. Oh gosh I love your dress and your nails! Sure looks good on you! Love nautical look too:-)

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  12. cute dress, love the necklace and the nails ♥

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  13. I just found your blog and love it...

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  14. I love sailor inspired clothing so much, and you look stunning in your ensemble! I love the belt you've paired with the dress especially.

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  15. aaahh yes!! perfect nautical outfit!!! so cute with the red, white and blue!! :D

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  16. i love your nails! i tried out the leopard print nails that have been all over blogs lately, nail art seems to be trendy again now hehe.

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  17. this dress is lovely on you...i'm a big fan of everything nautical too! love what you've done with your nails too :)

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  18. I love this kind of outfits.
    nice nail art
    watch my blog for mine nail art.
    I love to do my nails.
    xoxo

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  19. Aww, I really love this look - very sailor-girl & put together. The belt is adorable!

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  20. Hey sweetie thankyou for your kind blog comment. you would really suit red hair sallys do amazing dye paintbox-cherryred it dyes your hair without peroxide.
    i love your nails in this and the wee dress and jewellery is too cute.
    hope your enjoying the good weather were having so far in scotland :D xoxox

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  21. Love this look!! The dress is perfect and the little white sneakers are the best!! My faves!!

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