Friday, October 9, 2009

The Weekend Again...

I was really happy to see your comments on my last post - I'm so glad I'm not the only one who writes posts in my head after all. And I completely agree that once I've written my imaginary post, I tend to forget how I wrote it, and it never turns out quite the same. Oh well, the burdens us bloggers must bare...

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Moving onto other things - this is not what I am wearing today. Yesterday a cold front hit little old NZ and its freezing.
I am sitting here in front of a warm heater with tights, a woollen skirt, a thermal, a woollen cardigan and a scarf on. On the bright side, it is the perfect weather for a date night with David! Tonight we are heading out to dinner and then to see 500 Days of Summer at the theatre. Yay.

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I took these photos with a tripod the other day when it was warm and sunny out the front of my house. I love my house, its sunny, in a beautiful neighbourhood, doesn't cost millions to live there and has a large, lush garden to take photos in, and I will be most sad to leave it. I don't think there will be anything like this that doesn't cost a bomb in Melbourne, or London, or wherever we end up next year.


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Hope you all have a lovely weekend - mine involves sewing, and hopefully lots of it!


XX Jen


27 comments:

  1. Such lush photos! I love your dress, so pretty!!!

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  2. That dress is so gorgeous. The style, the pretty purple shade it is, it's just a perfect dress! Did you buy, make it, or is it vintage?
    Hope you have a lovely weekend!

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  3. Oh my gosh that would have to be one of the prettiest blog outfit photos I've ever seen!
    I went "oooh" out loud as I saw the first pic ;)

    The dress is divine and you really suit the colour. Also love your lippy, bag and shoes.

    Your garden looks like heaven! <3 xxx

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  4. You have a beautiful garden, and I love how your dress looks like it was meant to be among the lilacs in your hard.

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  5. So, so beautiful – very pretty little pictures indeed! Have a lovely date.

    When I actually first saw these pics, I had a little envy moment of your gorgeous sunny weather :) I don't know if it makes you feel any better, but here in Melbs today I wore a winter coat and should have worn gloves too! And the heaters been going all week... :)

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  6. I saw 500 Days of Summer recently and adored it. The soundtrack was fantastic. You look gorgeous in your summery outift.

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  7. Oh you look so gorgeous in that beautiful dress!

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  8. Cute outfit!
    Love the purse and the shoes!!!

    xoxo

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  9. so nice to see colours and sunshine. Perfect ensemble for a night of Zooey xoxo.

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  10. Your dress is stunning!Melbourne is lovely...and has great shopping!

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  11. Your house looks so sweet! I'd love a yard.

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  12. Purple is such a fantastic color on you! And look at those flowers! I'm envious of your warm weather.

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  13. Amazing lilac dress!

    Happy Friday!
    X♥X♥

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  14. That lilac dress with your red hair is beautiful!


    julie
    sweetheartdarlin.com

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  15. I didn't comment on the other post but I do write posts in my head, too. Haha.
    And that dress is absolutely lovely!
    -Andi x

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  16. gorgeous outfit, you look like you're from a bygone era

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  17. Loving the shoes,aprticularly,and the frock is divine1

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  18. Oh, this dress is gorgeous and you look gorgeous in it! Wherever you end up next year I do hope that you'll find a place of beauty to delight in and enjoy. I'd be sad to leave this garden too.

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  19. You look absolutely darling!! The shade/pattern/style of that dress is just stunning. I am honestly swooning over that dress! Also the photo location and you surrounded by all the pretty flowers and sunshine wow you look lovely!

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  20. I really love your dress... it's color and print remind me of the dress my Mom wore when she got married at City Hall.

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Jen