A wonderful new 40's dress to add to my wardrobe and one of my favourite coats that I have now had for a few years now... Technically not old but you get what I mean ha.
Anastasia Coat (discontinued) - Collectif
Shoes - Poetic Licence
Last week I wore the gorgeous Mae dress underneath my Collectif coat. I was really excited to wear this dress out as I love the colour and the fabulous buttons. I couldn't wait to wear this coat again too as it is one of my favourites and it was pretty cold this particular day - I loved the fact that the cape is detachable.
My dress got a little wrinkled as I was rugged up for a while before heading out for a walk + photos but it still looked really cute and held it's shape. I have sized up to size 10 in this brand as I had trouble with the buttons and general bust area being too tight and I am really happy with how my new dresses have been fitting now... The waist is a little bit big but I just tie it in with the belts that are included with the dresses (as I do with most dresses as I like to nip the waist in anyway). As I have mentioned in past posts, if you are unsure about sizing I highly suggest talking to the team at Rock n Romance as they know the brand and sizing really well if you are ever unsure.
I'm keeping this blog post short and sweet as I am in the middle of moving house.. Max and I are finally moving in together and we are very excited. Today we bought new computer desks and have been setting up the house with the help of our wonderful family... My weekend was not very glamorous as it was spent in my practical moving gear for lifting furniture and what not. Anyway, I hope to share a few little snaps of the place once we settle in.
I hope everyone has a good week. I am looking forward to catching up on reading blog posts as I am a little behind, so once I am settled in I will grab a cup of tea and do just that.
Kayla - GracefullyVintage xo