Playing it up in Purple


Just a reminder I am away for all of next week and this weekend. I have to apologise in advance for not responding to comments or keeping up with blogs. But I plan on enjoying my vacation in Miami to the fullest. Training will be involved but for the most part I will be a beach bum and I plan on getting my eat on. Though Since the competition I have put on 10 pounds! yep just like that! I am not eating a crazy amount but I think I jsut screwed with my metabolism and so now my body is learning how to find a happy medium.

I will keep you posted on my scale woes :S

on to the outfit. I am in love with this dress! I actually had this made. I took this from Auntie R's closet but it was a bit long and was not shaped top, which I believe was a gift from India or Dubai. i went to a alterations place and gave them my vision. and this is what they came up with. I LOVE LOVE the pattern, the colours just everything about this piece and it definitely needed to be worn.

What I am Wearing:
Dress: Kurti Top altered into a dress
Belt: J Crew
Shoes: Expressions (The Bay)
Bangles: My Grandma!
Flower: Mother Nature : )

What are your plans for the summer? any of you taking a trip?


  1. The dress is beautiful! What a great idea to alter it. Have fun on your vacation in Miami!

  2. Gorgeous dress! You look amazing..its so great when you can find tailors who understand what´s on your mind hehe

    The Black Label "don´t miss my coverage of the runways from Fashion Week Panama"

  3. Such a gorgeous dress! LOVE the color!!

  4. Hmm Neeners, that doesnt look like 10lbs to me, but if you say so. I guess it's just like a boxer. Have fun in Miami! You will make many friends in South Beach. They are so fit there, so I saw on t.v. Take LOTS of outfit pics for me and Auntie R.


  5. No apologies necessary! Take your vacation, have an amazing time! The blogs will still exist when you come home. (:

  6. Purple is such a great color on you! In truth, I don't ever remember owning a purple item of clothing... :'(

    Hmm, I have a lot of things going on this summer. My next vacation is to SF in August! I am SO excited!!

    Missing Amsie Blog

  7. Enjoy your vacation! We'll look forward to hearing all about it when you get back. 

    I'm enjoying a totally different part of the world this summer. My husband & I are on the tropical island of Saipan as short term missionaries. Though we're not really here for a vacation, this tiny island has spectacular beaches & scenery & we're taking in everything we can. One thing I haven't found in the house we're staying in is a bathroom scale so there's no weigh ins for me this summer! Hopefully I won't have gained too much by the time we get home about a month from now.

  8. That dress is so pretty on you! I can see why you love it. Have a great time on vacation girlie! We'll still be here when you get back!

    Shasie  of Live
    Life in Style

    In Time Vintage Giveaway

  9. very beautiful dress!

  10. you look so pretty <3 hehe hope you're having a great time!! XOX

  11. Congrats on yet another award!!! Much deserved girl! Have an amazing time in Miami, you totally need this trip-be a beach bum because you CAN and enjoy every minute of it! Soak up some sun for me xxox

  12. that dress is darling and the colour is lovely on you. 

  13. Don't worry about the comments and blogs. Just enjoy your vacation to the fullest.

  14. That dress is so cute!  And now you have a great unique piece all your own.

  15. Love, love, love the cut of this dress and the print is so fun!

    Liesl :)


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