Monday, 3 September 2012

You can't choose what stays and what fades away

Okay, so I promised I'd stop going on about Florence a few posts back after my stalkerish praise of her performance at Leeds festival, but that doesn't stop me wearing a tee with her face on it does it?! 
It seemed like every bloomin' girl at the festival had one of these on, which normally would put me off buying but I figured the likelihood of walking past 50 girls wearing it on the high street in Leeds would be a lot less than it is when you're in a field full of people there with the sole purpose of seeing the lady on the t-shirt. 




top: bought at Leeds festival like a true groupie (I'm guessing they're on Flo's website though), dress (worn underneath) Topshop, boots: River Island, watch and necklace: Urban Outfitters

Also should probably mention my new specs to you since they're right there on my face... I've had to put up with being a specky four eyes since the age of three, and although I normally wear contacts quite merrily, something possessed me to rejoin the land of geek-chic and buy a pair of Wayfarers. Plus, they look pretty damn cool on other people. That said, I'm not fully decided on whether or not I think they suit me (or are even the right prescription... I'm experiencing a lot of optical express rubbish service related anger at the moment but that's a whole other story that I won't bore you with!). 

Oh and Pud Pud the owl doorstop says hello. 

21 comments:

  1. Aw I love Florence, such a brilliant talent!
    I love your skirt! Very beautiful!

    http://elstylediaries.blogspot.co.uk/
    Shan x

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  2. Aaah I want this T-shirt! I'm a total Florence geek too, don't worry, I ended up buying a wristband and a huge poster when I saw her in concert, almost bought a Florence top from Primark too! Lovely outfit, I think the glasses definitely suit you :)
    Helen at Never Quite Elegant xx

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  3. I honestly think your glasses look great on you, especially with your fringe :-) xx

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  4. I was actually just thinking…did she always wear glasses?!?!!?lol. You really suit them, i don't meant to sound weird but i often wish i needed to wear glasses, i did once by a clear lensed pair, but since everyone i know round here knows i don't need glasses, i sold them lol.

    Aaaanyway, love the tee, just cos it has her wonderful face on. I am still jealous ;) xxxxx

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  5. Great outfit, love the shirt! Those glasses do really suit you :) x

    http://b-j-s-t.blogspot.co.uk/

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  6. absolutely love this look. so perfect! xx

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  7. I heard that the things Florence said on stage were really crazy, my friend said it sounded like she was higgggggggh :')
    Hipster glasses are hipster.
    I'm not cool enough to pull them off :( ♥

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  8. Love this outfit, your Flo top is amazing, love her so much! Your glasses look really cool :)

    Pip x

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  9. I love that tee! And Flo (obvs, I mean who doesn't?) I think the glasses really suit you I need new ones and try the wayfarers on all the time but they're too overwhelming thanks to my pinhead xxx

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  10. was so so tempted to buy this at leeds but i ended up spending all my money :-( hahah i love the way she was talking to the crowd at Leeds like she was an angel gracing the stage, what a darrrrrling xx

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  11. Wayfarers suit everyone! Loving the berry dress <3

    Tara
    The Style Rawr!
    xoxo

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  12. You left a comment on one of my posts and I FINALLY got round to having a peek at yours! And I must say you have yourself a lovely blog here! And a Leeds lady too! You have yourself a new follower missy :) xx

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  13. FLORENCE. YES. This outfit is perfect in so many ways.

    xx,
    J
    www.abentpieceofwire.com

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  14. I love Flo! She's too beautiful to not have her face on a t-shirt <3 Love the new specs :) ox

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  15. OH my gosh, I love this - the combination of the dark and the red look amazing together!!! This makes me want fall!

    High-Stitched Voice

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  16. I love how perfectly your skirt matches the top! And that would be a really awesome concert, you're totally allowed to keep talking about Florence!

    Sincerely,
    Sabrina

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  17. I recently stumbled across your blog and I LOVE it! I love the layout to the content and everything in between! Your style is just impeccable and your blog is simply the epitome of perfection! I am your newest, most avid follower, I look forward to reading your future posts. I would love it if you could perhaps follow me back too? Have a lovely day!

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  18. I really want the colour skirt that your dress is! Great idea to use it as a skirt :)

    Robyn Mayday
    xx

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    ALEX

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