Wednesday, November 17, 2010

Winter Mode and Christmas Crafts

The last few days have been cold and blustery. Dresses have not been an option for school, so I have slipped into "winter mode" in terms of my clothing choices. This is a typical outfit, not actually vintage but rather vintage inspired:

Top: Elsa's (She owned a great little store in my home town but it retired now)

Wool Pants: Winners

Flower: Made by Me

Lipstick: Ruby Woo by MAC (I love this colour!)

It is getting closer and closer to Christmas everyday! I am getting quite excited and have already started making some new decorations. I have a lot more on my "to-make" list but that requires a trip to the craft store. I am still in the process of making some of these, so this is just a little sneak peak. Martha Stewart's website really does have the best Christmas craft ideas. Most of the above crafts were based on tutorials from there.

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That's All.


  1. Love the outfit - it looks perfectly vintage enough to me :) And you made the flower? You ARE a clever bean! :)

  2. The red of that flower looks lovely with the grey and black outfit.

    You look great!

  3. You look great! I've been perusing a couple of books of collections of pages from Sears Catalogs from the 40s and 50s. If I had an office job, I'd dress in those clothes every day!


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