The Beauty Remains


I always feel quite dramatic whenever I wear a skirt that falls past my knees--it doesn't help that everyone who knows me says something like "woah look at that skirt" when I do! Despite the Greek chorus to my sartorial choices I do get the desire for a longer skirt every now and then. I was watching Renoir the other night and swooning over the wardrobe design. Andree's first outfit in the film is stunning and I don't think I've ever coveted an Edwardian wardrobe more. Unfortunately, I don't have any Edwardian style clothes in my closet, but I can at least give my mini skirts a break for a day...

"Why shouldn’t art be pretty? There are enough unpleasant things in the world."
Pierre-Auguste Renoir

Outfit details:
purse from Camden market

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11 comments:

  1. You should wear this length of skirt more often! You look so adorable. Reminds me of Downton Abbey!

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  2. You look especially gorgeous in these photos. Your expressions are so sultry. You're killing it with the longer length dress and the hat.

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  3. This is cute! I like the longer length dress on you.

    - alexis

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  4. You look so beautiful here! I love the lighting and setting, it's perfect to showcase that lovely dress! And I love your hat and shoes as well.
    xo
    Kristina
    www.eccentricowl.com

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  5. Very nice! And I am somehow ok with very long skirts/dresses in the summer. But when I wear them in Fall/Wintertime, it does somehow feel odd. I'm just not used to it. But I will try again this year:)

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  6. I just bought that hat a few days ago! These photos confirm my suspicions that this hat will look excellent when worn. Also, that dress is amazing. You look lovely as always.

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  7. Love this look, the dress is beautiful.

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  8. that dress is beautiful!

    xx nikki
    www.dream-in-neon.com

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