Thursday, May 15, 2014

OOTD: The Owl Dress

Even though Ally was kind enough to post a picture of me in my owl dress that I wore on our trip to NYC, I still wanted a proper OOTD set for you guys. Downside - I'm the worst at taking outfit pics these days. Between the washed out lighting and maybe accidentally taking a picture of myself in the same outfit twice, I ended up with a bunch of pics and none of them are that great.

Chucks: Ross, Dress: Handmade/Me, Cardi: Old Navy/Thrifted/P.A.T.

I love love love this dress.

So a few months back I went into JoAnn's and saw this fabric and I fell in love! BUT I thought that it was too busy to be a dress so I only got a yard and I tried to make an infinity scarf with it. A scarf I never wore. And every time I looked at that scarf I was sad because I hadn't gotten enough to make a dress and it would have been a great dress after all, and they never had the fabric again. Until one magical day they did!

And so, my owl dress. I love it.

Dress: You Already Know, Jacket: DIY/Me, Shoes: TOMS

You may or may not notice that the second set of pics was taken before I got my hair cut. I was trying to grow it out, but then it started to look funny and I started looking at pics of myself with long hair and it was always not taken care of and dead at the ends, so I caved and cut it all off again. And I really cut it- she used clippers on me. I like it a lot better.


Shameless new hair selfie. :-P

Well that's all I've got to say for now! Until next time!

7 comments:

  1. I could not love that dress more - owls are my favorite! The colors in it are great too, very spring like! And your hair is so cute short!

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  2. I love the new hair! You look fabulous. I'm just in awe of anyone who makes their own clothes.

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  3. You look so fantastic and happy and lovely! The haircut is great and really suits you. I LOVE the owl dres and I love what you did with the jacket and hoodie. That is so so awesome and I want one too.

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  4. This dress deserves a full OOTD post. Lookin' good, my friend.

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  5. I adore this fabric and can see why you love this dress. I also love your tie dyed jean jacket! Best part is you made it with your own hands. Your hair looks so sweet short!

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  6. Your new hair looks great! I'm trying to grow mine out but it's taking forever - particularly as I have some shorter bits that need to grow out first >.<

    But I love, love, love this owl dress! It's basically my dream! I did manage to partially fulfill my owl clothing dream recently with a t-shirt so that's something at least XD

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  7. This fabric is so you Meg, I do love it - is this pattern a self drafted one? Also love your hair, I know I went through a phase where I really wanted to grow my hair out, for like a year. But whenever I visited the hairdresser I'd just cave because I want nice looking hair NOW!! Not in 12 months;) I think you look great with short hair :D

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