Tuesday, December 21, 2010

Here, Sailor

Dress: Vintage
Hat: Forever 21
Hoodie: Gap
Socks: Sock Dreams
Boots: Nicole via Ebay
WHAT ship, puzzled at sea, cons for the true reckoning?
Or, coming in, to avoid the bars, and follow the channel, a perfect pilot needs?
Here, sailor! Here, ship! take aboard the most perfect pilot,
Whom, in a little boat, putting off, and rowing, I, hailing you, offer.
-Walt Whitman

A hoodie thrown over my sailor dress gave my outfit a dose of much-needed sloppy modernity. Oh, if you didn't hear, Christmas is Saturday! *dance dance*


  1. i love love love sailor inspired looks. this is so cute. you have the most gorgeous smile! :)

  2. that dress is SO adorable! oh my gosh squee. :3
    the collar is so cute!
    and yaaay i'm SO excited for christmas! :D

  3. Ok so I already commented on this on Chictopia saying it reminds me of a uniform over here in Vietnam and how much I love it. You've inspired me to hunt for some read ribbon :)
    Scrapbook de la Emma

  4. My gosh, I adore!!! I'm a sucker for anything sailor and I just love how you made this sailor look appropriate for the winter cold. How darling is that dress and hat?!! Love, love, love and yay, Christmas is almost here:)

  5. quite possibly the cutest thing ever. that collar detail and knot is so nautical and sweet, and i love your shoes! they remind me of anne of green gables in all the best ways.

  6. Yet another fab dress! And it's vintage... wow. Just wow. And I love your cute little hat! ;)


  7. You are entirely welcome for the comments. Your blog is so fun, happy and inspirational. In turn I feel I must say, THANK YOU! :)

    Aah, a vintage sailor dress and a Walt Whitman quote. You surely know how to do things right!

  8. zomgosh! that dress is AMAZING, louise!!! absolutely love it!!! :D

  9. so cute! the dress is perfect! ^,^

  10. What an amazing dress! I'm a fiend for red, white and blue and anything nautical so this is right up my street!

  11. You have a really unique and cute style! Love this sailor look.

  12. This hat is the perfect compliment for this sailor dress and you look cute as a button, as usual!

  13. Omg I need a sailor dress. That's all there is to it. You've convinced me.


  14. so cute! I had a dress like that once in my etsy shop

  15. I had a dream about you last night. We were talking on skype and I suddenly stepped out of the screen and into your kitchen. You seemed quite unsettled (freaked out!), in contrast to Darin who remained calm and graciously invited me to stay for a cuppa tea.

  16. Ahh that dress is so awesome! You have such a great hat collection too. (: I AM SO EXCITED FOR CHRISTMAS!


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