5.15.2014

Thrift store dress

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I just realized one of my favorite dresses has never made it to Vixen Vintage! I found it last summer at a local charity shop, but it nearly reached my ankles, had big puffy 80s sleeves, and gold plastic buttons. A little snip and stitch here and there and it's one of the easiest dresses to wear year round.

Dress and belt-Thrifted

Peep-Toe High-Courtesy of Swedish Hasbeens

Sunglasses-Anthropologie
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14 comments:

Kailey said...

Is there anything you can't do?! Beautiful hair, makeup, knitting, and clothing DIYING?! #babe #inspo, etc

I love those shoes too! I want a pair so bad :3

TaNuja said...

Pretty pretty! love the skirt specially

Love
http://tanujasethi.blogspot.in/ :)

andi said...

I love that dress!

Moonstyle said...

love the dress!you look beautiful

Helen Le Caplain said...

That dress is lovely - great spot! (love the swirly shot too!)

:)

Anna Svenning said...

Beautiful!

Kind regards,
Anna

Debra said...

Fabulous fabric! Glad you looked beyond what it was to what it could be. It's adorable!

Ellie Connor-Phillips said...

dress is so cute, and I LOVE the shoe/sock combo <3

http://roseandvintage.blogspot.com/

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Jessica said...

You did an amazing job transforming it into something more wearable. I'm hesitant about trying to alter clothes, just because my sewing skills are only so-so and I don't know how polished the final product will end up looking, but you make me want to give it a shot.
Cheers!
Jessica, cakesandcakesvintage.blogspot.com

Jessica Cangiano said...

Fantastic frock! Purple and orange marry so well and deserve to see far more fashion play together than than typically do.

♥ Jessica

*PS* I have what looks like it could be the green twin to your orange bangle.

Lally said...

Fabulous frock! Love love your Swedish Hasbeens too! x

p.s your blog is lovely.

lallymacbeth.blogspot.co.uk

Nella Fragola said...

Lovely!

Lily Clarke said...

what a beautiful dress, such a lovely print. and your blog is a lovely read too!

:)