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Lounging around in the summer

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Hello people!
Due to someevents outside the normal on myregularwork I had to take a few days of vacation. I must say itwasn't verypleasant weatherthese days,there were 40°C inthe shade and I gota headachebecause ofair conditioningbut at leastIhadn'tgo outto thisinfernalheat.
I planned tosewduring thisweek some ofthe ordereditems but it turned outthat I wasablejust to vegetate.

At least we manage to take some motion photos of my dresses...which Iaddedinsome of the previous posts.
A wonderful placefora picnicon a branch ofthe riverDrava,which are visitedonlybyfishermen...onlyto be avoidedon weekendsandholidayswhen it's reallycrowded.
Two years ago I receive this interesting vintage 30's and 40's fashionmagazines as a birthday present. A few Italian GRAZIA (what a pity that Idon't understand Italian) and one domestic Croatian called MODA (fashion). Oneof themeven havea pattern sheet. On the first occasionwhen Ihaveextratime...I'll photographseveralof these sites the…

Stella posing

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Stellais a lovely sweet girl and myregular customer. This time she posed in her dotty Dress for Sweet Girls even thoughshe looks moredangerousthan innocentin the photos. Photographer is a talentedgirlwith the same name..Stela




Corsetted Alice In The Rabbit Hole

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New look

Somepeople areslaves totheir habits. I am a personprone to change.
I liketo changeclothesand shoes. Everytimewhen wallsneedto be refreshedIchange color.I loveto trynew tastesof ice cream. Even mymusic tasteis colorfulfrom FrankSinatraandEllaFitzgerald over Bob Dylan, Smokie, The Pogues, Beyonce, Adele etc....r'n'r,rnb,soul,country everything.
I alwaysbuya new fragranceperfume..I see nosenseto buythe same scentwhen soon Iget usedto itandIcan notenjoy it....aproposfor thesame reasonyou canoverdose onit..andotherstoo :)
That's why Iwanted tochange the look ofthe blog. Not much..just adding a little bit color.

Then I came acrossa blog called Shabby Blogswith a sweet,twisted,awesomeaccessoriesthat you canfree install in yourblog!!! yejjjjjjjjjjjjjj!!!
But the key word is"installed". In factIhave aproblemwith it.What can I say...HTMLis killing me. I ama totalignoramusaboutHTML :(

I cried for help and now I am waiting.

Little Black Dress

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This is not ordinary, simple little black dress...this dress hasan asymmetric neckline and peplum which gives herthis "something". Zipper and kick pleat at the back.







Another sommer wrap dress

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I took this pattern from a 90's Burda magazine. It is one piece garment....dressis madewithout sideseams..only with darts. Fabric is cotton, ideal for hot summer days.  









Overall Dress

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I decided to make this dress at the moment when I sawitinBurdaStylemagazine.The cutreminds me ofchildren'soveralldressesfrom the 20's, 30's, Americas working class poverty. UnfortunatelyI can notfindanyauthenticphoto to show you what I mean.