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posted on: December 20, 2010

I FINALLY got my life in order and put an outfit post together! It wasn't easy though. If you missed my tweet about it, I had to get my dad to take these outfit photos of me. And if you know my dad, then you know how silly that is.
Dahlia Dress

I have been dying to wear this dress ever since my mom brought it back from London, but it's completely see through!!! My white slip just wasn't helping the matter, and I had almost given up on ever being able to wear this gorgeous dress. Yesterday I had a stroke of brilliance though to try my nude spanx tank top underneath and BAM it totally worked. So glad I could finally wear it and it was perfect for my Sunday activities: The Nutcracker and a Christmas dinner with friends.

Dahila Dress

Dahlia Dress

Dress from Dahlia UK // Necklace and Ring from H&M // Earrings and Purse from Plum
Dahlia Dress

24 comments:

  1. absolutely gorgeous look, found you on chictopia :) great sixties inspiration going on here!!!



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  2. Love this Dress - you look gorgeous. Brilliant combination with the pearls!

    XOXO
    Yours Truly

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  3. this is so wonderful. you look gorgeous :)
    Love the accessories you picked with it too!
    Have a wonderful night!
    <3 Kastles

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  4. Yay! You look freaking gorgeous.

    Think I could ask Uncle Willy to take my outfit pics on boxing day? haha.

    He actually did a really good job!

    I love this dress and i'd like to borrow it. That and everything else in your closet.

    I can't wait to see you this Christmas so I can give you your gift!!!

    xo
    Mel

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  5. Omg I want this dress possibly more than I've wanted anything ever...

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  6. What a great look for the ballet. It is gorgeous by itself, but the pearls really add a nice touch.
    No Guilt Fashion

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  7. This dress is really cute! I love the pearls. Thanks for introducing me to a new site. I love the dresses!!

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  8. Oh my goodness!! I love this whole look! The dress, the hair, the pearls, the ring - everything! You look great! :) Glad you could finally wear it - good idea!

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  9. Gorgeous dress! It looks so sweet. Glad you found something to wear underneath! :)


    Jacquelyn
    www.styleworthwhile.blogspot.com

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  10. You look like a movie star being photographed by the paparazzi! Haha, atleast your dad knows how to USE a camera. I don't think my dad even knows how to snap a photo. Hahaha. He lacks in the technology department. You're practically repping Plum Clothing in most of your blog posts! They should credit you for all the free advertising! :)

    On the side note, I'm really loving your hair. What do you do to make it wavy?

    Lianna
    www.thesavvyfrugalista.com

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  11. Hayhay!
    How are you? Your blog is great and I love your style! I'm glad that I've visited yours.

    Please, check mine, & maybe we can follow eachother? + join my giveaway!

    Thanks and love,
    Cindy from www.glamourblog.tk

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  12. Love the color love the dress!

    delia
    http://lovelaughlipglosses.blogspot.com/

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  13. Ahh, I had been eyeing this dress on ASOS - soo pretty! Dahlia makes the prettiest dresses! And winter white dresses with black tights is one of my very favorite winter combos! Soo pretty! Love it, lady!

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  14. This dress is absolutely stunning!! You really cannot tell that it is see-through from the pictures! I think you did a good job of covering that up. Love it with the pearls and tights. So ladylike and chic for sure! :)

    xo

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  15. I LOOOVE your dress! It's so pretty!

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  16. @Annabeth WOW thanks so much! I guess it is pretty 60's

    @LahTeaDah thank you. It's funny b/c I have never worn the pearls before either and somehow the 2 pieces just went together nicely.

    @laxfashion thx!

    @Melissa I still need to get half your gift...the pressure is on!

    @Kisekae you can borrow it sometime if you want!

    @NoGuiltFashion thanks, yeah it was quite fitting for the ballet!

    @Toya no worries...Dahlia is my favourite!

    @NatalieBrooke thank you darling!

    @Lianna you are the best! I will do a hair tutorial soon, I promise! Hahaha I do wear a lot of Plum but it's because they give me the clothing. I work in their design department and get a clothing allowance :)

    @Cindy thank you! Will do.

    @delia thanks, I love brightening up my winter black and greys.

    @Kate great minds! You should get it! It's perfect to throw on for a party!

    @Kara thank you so much! My mom brought it back for me..she sure has good taste!

    @Lucia thank you :)

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  17. you dress incredible. and i love your hair and pearls and all that jazz.
    you just look great(:
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    check my blog out, im a newbie.

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    xoxo(:

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  18. I would have payed a million bucks to watch Willy take these photos....I cant believe you didn't call me prior.

    ps I always explain you as my "stunningly beautiful exotic best friend" to people. Just don't tell the others ;)

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  19. wow that dress is gorgeous and SO ARE YOU! i just stumbled upon your blog and its so enjoyable. Following!

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  20. love this sophisticated look and the black/white contrast. glad you found a way to wear this lovely dress!

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  21. Beautiful. I love the elegance of that dress.

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  22. You look amazing! love this dress!:)

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