Saturday, December 9, 2017

Fashion, Trends & More x The Nebula Shop

Photo by Hannah Carroll
Photo by Hannah Carroll
Photo by Hannah Carroll

Hello! I recently teamed up with Allison Strang to represent her Etsy shop, The Nebula Shop. The Nebula Shop carries the prettiest vintage clothing and accessories. Take a look for yourself here and discover vintage gem after vintage gem. She sent over two swoon-worthy vintage pieces from her shop and I've been eager to share photos of them both with y'all. The first item that The Nebula Shop sent over was this unique textured seventies tent dress. I love its rich colors, textural intrigue and interesting silhouette. Stay tuned to see the other gorgeous vintage beauty that The Nebula Shop sent my way! 

I wanted to play up the groovy seventies print of the dress so I layered a vintage patchwork fur coat over the dress. I love the way that the patterns and textures of the two pieces interact for an entirely unique aesthetic. Heeled mod booties and French chic cat-eye shades further emphasized the vintage style of the look. Simple, stylish golden accessories perfected the look. 

I usually go for more colorful looks but I'm really digging the collection of neutrals in this look. It feels very sophisticated yet at the same time, still very true to my personal style. I'd suggest "Day Dreams in Paris, 1974" as an alternative title for this post. 

Photos shot by Hannah Carroll and edited by myself.

Fur coat: Vintage
Dress: Vintage c/o Shop Nebula
Golden purse: Vintage
Cat-eye sunglasses: c/o Giant Vintage
Mod booties: Vintage
Chanel button earrings: Vintage 

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Friday, December 8, 2017

Peachy Keen Seventies Queen

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Hello! You know how most people consider a little black dress a crucial wardrobe essential? Well, I'd also consider a little pink dress a crucial wardrobe essential- at least in my own wardrobe. I recently counted and discovered that I own the same number of pink dresses as I do of black dresses. I pulled one of my favorite little pink dresses out for this look: this dreamy, pale pink tiered beauty.  I love its flattering neckline, feminine color and boho silhouette. 

I styled the dress with a chic cream-colored vintage jacket for this look. My great grandmother made this coat for my grandmother and I'd definitely consider it one of my most cherished pieces in my wardrobe. I highlighted the golden color of the jacket's buttons with my pair of golden platform boots. I played up the retro vibes of the look with a gorgeous golden vintage purse, a couple vintage Chanel button accessories and peach-colored cat-eye sunglasses. I added a touch of trendy style to the look with white fishnet stockings. A swipe of peach lipstick and a vintage seventies neck scarf perfected the look. 

Pink dress: Nasty Gal
Cream-colored jacket: Vintage
Golden purse: Vintage
White fishnet tights: Wish
Cat-eye sunglasses: c/o Giant Vintage
Printed scarf: Vintage
Earrings: Vintage Chanel buttons
Golden boots: Jeffrey Campbell

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