29/06/2012

The Modern Prom


A modern spin on the 1950's Prom dress. My figure doesn't usually suit this style as I am very busty but I found this at River Island, I know I never usually shop there but I was browsing and stumbled across this little gem. The detailing on the back is so pretty too. I am hoping to find a petty coat to accentuate the full skirt. 

The delicate pattern and light weight material make this perfect for a pleasant summers day, if we ever get one here in Wales.



This week has been so much fun, I have decided on not one but two summer holidays. I booked to visit my wonderful friends in Holland next month and then heading out to a yoga retreat in Morocco in late September, so I will definitely get a chance to wear this pretty dress at some point.

Do you have any Summer holidays planned?

Laurie Rose xo 


19 comments:

  1. That is such a pretty dress! ^3^
    Have fun visiting your friends in Holland and also have fun at the yoga retreat! ^^

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  2. I really like your make-up look! Can you do a tutorial on it? and the dress really suits you. x

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  3. P-p-p-pretty! I love this dress on you! I'm so jealous of your two holidays I've not got any planned. A yoga retreat in Morocco sounds amazing!

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  4. Such a lovely print! It looks very vintage, I wouldn't have known it was from River Island! :D xx

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  5. Gorgeous dress! I love it!

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  6. your dress is so pretty love it xx

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    hope you can check mine out as well! : )

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  8. Aw, you have such a lovely blog - I've just been having a read through it <3

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  9. The dress is beautiful! It really suits you :)

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  10. This is such a gorgeous dress. I've had to follow!
    Can I just say that you have such a beautiful face, and a gorgeous curvy body. I'm not a weirdo haha, but you have such a gorgeous body, this is such a healthy image and will be a real inspiration to many. I love this outfit and you are very beautiful :)
    hope you can pop by or follow also
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  11. Cute! Such a pretty dress and it looks so vintage! I'd love it if you checked out my blog popcornandpersephone.blogspot.com
    Ally xoxox

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  12. I've just stumbled across your blog, but can I just say it's lovely. Your photography is beautiful, and I like all the collage style photos you create for your posts, entertained me tonight reading through some of your past posts (: I love this dress, it reminds me of one I have hanging in my wardrobe which is just a little too short for me but I may dig it out and give it a go again (: xx

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  13. WOW. Beautiful eyes, dress, figure...
    You have a new follower!

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  14. You look stunning! And the dress is amazing! I have the same Chanel Allure Perfume and love it so much, it is one of my favorites! Great choice!
    You have a new follower, hope you follow back xx

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  15. I am in love with that dress and it looks amazing on you!

    xo, Scarlett
    The Trendy Chick

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  16. Gorgeous dress! Love that floral pattern. And you kind of look like Adele...you probably get that a lot. You're beautiful!

    -Jessi
    haircutandgeneralattitude.blogspot.com

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  17. This dress is so gorgeous! I love the colours and style of it :)

    xoxo

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  18. Love the dress! xo

    Megan Jane // Seek My Scribbles

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