Tuesday, 8 March 2016

Pink Gingham for Summer


A sweet summer look from Unique Vintage!



1950s Pink Gingham Halter Dress - c/o Iconic by Unique Vintage
Pleated Sun Hat with Bow - c/o Unique Vintage
Strawberry Wicker Purse - Natasha Marie Clothing also available at Unique Vintage
Koolah and Guula Brooch - c/o Erstwilder
Shoes - Wittner

I am a sucker for a cute gingham dress and I was yet to find the perfect pink gingham dress until I saw this one from Unique Vintage. This dress is fully lined, has elastic at the back, a fixed halter and it has pockets! I went with my regular size small and found the fit to be perfect, with the elastic at the  back it makes the dress a nice fit with a bit of extra room. This is another perfect summer dress and a great way to enjoy the last of the warm weather.

I really wanted to pair a hat with this dress for my UV summer look and of course for sun protection. This hat also from Unique Vintage is amazing, I wear sun hats all throughout summer and I love how elegant this one is with the structured shape, pleats and bow. It's nice and dramatic too, I just love how well they go together.

I received my strawberry wicker purse for my birthday in December and just love it so much, strawberries are one of my favourite fruits and I love purses, so this was meant to belong with me after having my eye on it for so long! And how could I not pin this Erstwilder brooch to my dress? I really adore their Australiana range and had to have the Koala brooch in my collection.

Thank you to those who left such lovely comments on my previous post, I very much appreciate it. x

Kayla - Gracefully Vintage xo


9 comments :

  1. This dress is SUPER pretty - oh that we had the gorgeous weather you're getting right now so that I could wear something similar, it was snowing again here this morning, just when I thought it was finally starting to look like spring! I love dresses with that elasticated back - it makes the fit so much better for me and means I can get away with eating more ;D
    Sian xx Rebel Angel

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  2. I love the drama of that hat, it really sets off the rest of the simple and sweetly pretty outfit! You can't really go with a gingham sun dress and heeled sandals can you? I can't remember what warmth feels like, but your pictures can help me dream... xx

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  3. That hat is so perfect! This whole look is beautiful, but the hat is the icing on the pretty cake. Welcome to the strawberry bag club, by the way ;) I love how you've put it with pink x

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  4. This is the perfect gingham dress for sure!! You styled it so well, I LOVE the hat!

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  5. This is such a charming, pretty outfit. I love classic pink and white gingham, and it has an especially dear spot in my heart because the first poodle skirt I ever had (made for me by my mom when I was just six years old) was in this fabric.


    ♥ Jessica

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  6. What a perfect summer outfit. I love gingham. Unfortunately I'm too old to wear it with any style now.

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  7. Such a great summer outfit, looks so great on you! Love the colour. :)

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  8. I just found your blog and I love it! You're so gorgeous! :) Would love to be friends :)

    love, paulie antiques

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  9. Adorable! You look so lovely in this outfit and especially in this pink gingham dress! I love the hat too! <3

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