Friday night was fun. Despite not wanting to actually go out due to having a stinking cold, I still took the time to adjust my dress and make and extra petticoat to go underneath it. Hopefully I’ll get a good photo of how I looked on Friday night, but as I entered the doors of the club I was asked to pose for a photo as I was officially ‘cool’ 🙂 I’ve never been ‘cool’ and at 36 I never expected to ever be cool. But apparently my outfit was and I’m pleased to say the intrinsic parts that made it up were ALL second-hand. My dress was from the Salvation Army shop in Catford and cost me £3.49. My jacket was handed down to me via a friend of a friend – as it didn’t fit them, my bag was a box purse from a charity shop (quite a while ago so I can’t remember where it was from) for £3 and my shoes were my darling Pradas – £9.95! The only new aspects to my outfit were my pink tights and some more netting to go under my dress.
Whoo hoo – I AM cool! lol – although judging by this photo I definitely don’t look cool:
Apparently they want to put the photo of me on the website for This Feeling – I’ll let you know if they do so you can see the outfit in full. I was kind of shocked but pleasantly surprised 🙂