Saturday, September 15, 2012

Time Flies





Hello! This is what I wore last Thursday to school. I styled my outfit around this simple, vintage, black velvet dress. I thrifted it during the summer at a flea market for just $1. The versatility of this dress, the texture and the shape/style of the dress all had me falling in love with it. And for just one dollar? I couldn't resist! Anyways, I paired it with a funky, leopard print top, open weave tights, faux Doc Martens, dark lipstick and a beautiful necklace. Recently, I won this necklace in a giveaway on facebook. This necklace is actually a Kay Adams necklace. Kay Adams runs a wonderful shop, Anthill Antiques, in Carytown which is relatively close to where I live. She sells stunning jewelry and statement necklaces that shes designs and creates herself. I have actually been into her shop and even own another small necklace that she created. My mom especially adores the store and owns more than five Kay Adams necklaces. I was delighted when I won because this necklace is gorgeous. It is on a clear crystal chain and has delicate, old parts of watches hanging off of it. If you live in RVA, you should definitely check out Kay's shop. The address is 3439 West Cary Street   Richmond, VA 23221. If you don't live in RVA, you can always check her pieces out online HERE. Thanks for the necklace Kay!

Oh and exciting news- I was featured in Girl's Life Magazine! A full post about my feature and what the photoshoot was like will be posted later this weekend or on Monday!

Top: Forever 21
Dress: Vintage
Boots: Target
Necklace: Kay Adams
Tights: unknown

6 comments:

  1. Such a great dress for one dollar! Can't wait to see your feature, make sure to post a link when it's up. Enjoy your weekend <3

    xo

    Ashley

    Southern (California) Belle

    Enter to win my Benefit cosmetics giveaway!

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  2. Adore that top! The leopard print really adds a touch of glamour. =P

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  3. You look lovely dear! :) Anyway, thanks for dropping by my blog! Followed you! Hope you follow mine as well :)

    XO, Mish
    http://starmishie.blogspot.com
    PS, New giveaway on my blog!

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  4. Just beautiful Tori! I couldn't have been happier when I drew you name . . . (but I guess your Mom could've been -- lol! -- you'll have to let her borrow it . . . maybe???) :)

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