Saturday, 25 February 2012

I'm a bad blogger

I haven't posted for TEN DAYS! Wow, this is so unlike me. I'm sarrrrry. I've had quite a busy week though and lots to show you! Wednesday and Thursday night were a couple of really amazing evenings. My friend asked me to model her collection and we were shooting in theee most amazing studio in East London. It was literally the most amazing place i've ever seen, all white and modern, a huuuge studio, pizza delivery, lots of Mac make-up, wild hair pieces, professional models, make-up artists and an amazing photographer. Rebecca (my "buddy" from third year that I told you about) is currently working on her final collection, and a couple of her friends are studying beauty at LCF, so it was for their project too. We had SO much fun, and I don't think i've ever eaten so much junk food in two days, I had a definite food baby going on!

Here's a few snaps I took of the studio...

















As soon as i'm allowed, i'll be sure to show you some of the photos :)

Today I went to the Grand Vintage Fair in St Albans, a town just a few mins down the road from my house. It's suchhh a pretty town, me and my mum say if a town has a Waitrose it must be posh! Haha and it does, along with a Cath Kidston, Jack Wills, various yummy mummy boutiques and shabby chic furniture shops...

I wore this vintage shirt dress which I picked up at a jumble sale last year for about 20p! I was thinking of altering the length but since I am so in love with midi dresses lately I decided to keep it as it is.







DRESS:vintage JACKET:new look BELT:vintage BAG:vivienne westwood SHOES:office NECKLACE:topshop SUNGLASSES:vintage RING:ebay

I went a bit crazy shopping today, but my cute mum wanted to treat me so I couldn't really say no :p Have any of you noticed the wealthier the town, the better quality clothes in their charity shops and the more expensive the prices? Cancer Research for example literally shocked me with how expensive they were, even for Primark clothes! Sure you can find better brands/labels but still, it's a charity shop and it's used clothing, they must lose a lot of business when people like me refuse to go back there ever again!

I managed to pick up a few cute bits, even if I did pay more than I usually would.











I found this cute vintage VS vest! So cute. Also popped into H&M and got a few bits:

Hope you're all having a great weekend, i'll be sure to post lots more this week!

LOVE LUCY.
xoxo
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28 comments

CLAUDIA KITTEN said...

You got some great buys!I love your Vivienne Westwood bag - where did you get it from?
Claudia xxx
www.claudiakitten.blogspot.com

Lauren said...

Love this post! You always buy such interesting things!
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christian said...

wauw! your hair! (L)

Sheree Milli said...

wowza.... looks like soo much fun. that pink/purple weave looks off the hook! xx

Lucy Rance said...

I got it on eBay :) x

Stephanie said...

WOW! Everything looks amazing!

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AsherleighR said...

Love everything you bought! Can't wait to see the snaps! I live near St.Albans too! xx

Jen said...

love that shirt dress your wearing + for 20p :O

and all the bits you got are wicked.

J x

serena mariposa said...

i heart your bag...!!

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Leigh Travers said...

I love that flocked velvet floral blouse you picked up from the charity shop! My local Cancer Research charity shop charges a fortune also! They also have a rail of hand-picked "retro & vintage items" that are double the price of the rest of the clothes, which is ridiculous! Of course, there are some amazing pieces in their vintage section but I cannot bring myself to pay £18 for a dress from a charity shop!

I'm excited to see the photoshoot. That weave looks insanne! I've been after some stripey jeans also, so I might have to pop into H&M and hunt those bad boys down.


Leigh xx

THIS.IS.WHAT.I.DO said...

you look unreal as always your style is immense! loving your blog so much right now :) xx

Esther said...

Loving everything about this post, I love the studio photos and the make up the hair, the clothes. Errything. Amazing blog and I'm so happy to be one of you many lucky followers haha <3

Luzia M. said...

I love your dress! And what you bought too, your blouses are beautiful! Great blog! xoxo *

Polina Muse said...

Hello, I became a reader of your blog, I hope that u'll do it too;)
Also i have a video blog (VLOG) and write posts about fashion, and so on. (my video blog is in russian)
I will be glad to see you in my MUSE galaxy)

with love, Polina
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Erika Fox said...

Can't believe I've only found your blog now!
Love everything about it !!
You have a new follower :)
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Erika xx

Stephaniejw said...

such great buys, LOVE your tartan skirt :)

la mal wina said...

i like your style!
nice photo's on your blog!

Natascha Coester said...

Nice blog, love this post and your sunglasses are to die for :)

Amy Jessica said...

The photo shoot looks like it was so much fun, I am soooo jealous of your vivienne westwood bag, I've had my eye on a similar one in pink for awhile but the price tag is just a little bit too much for my teenage budget :-( Fabulous blog, now following! Hope you visit back :-)
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much love
xo

Just a little something... said...

love your blog! and your outfit is so cute!! :)

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love from a new follower
xoxo

Le monde de Myriam said...

Love your shoes ! :)

amenfashion17 said...

I am exactly the same as you and find it so difficult to post regular! But your posts are great! I love reading them! Even if you do posts occasionally! :)
Great Blog!
Lots of love
AmenFashion17

ROSIE ASHLEY said...

Just came across your blog, its lovely!

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x

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Swapnil said...

all these picture looks so much fun :)

EGO OF FASHION

Miss Iffa said...

I recently stumbled across your blog and I LOVE it! I love the layout to the content and everything in between! I am your newest, most avid follower.

Love from, THE EASTERN PEARL

Dylana Suarez said...

You look so amazing!

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The Antashe Method said...

love the retro look! check out me and my sis's fashion :DD http://antashemethod.blogspot.com/

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