Thursday, 3 March 2011

Story of the blue jumper

 Vintage blue jumper: Cow (local vintage store)
Destroyed denim shorts: River Island
Bow hairband: Singapore
Cameo ring: Primark

So I strolled in to Cow, a local vintage store, hoping to get a pair of vintage Levi's 501 denim shorts. Now, the fact that I have thunder thighs was never apparent to me as I have successfully deluded myself all these years. However, on that fateful day, I was most upset to find that I couldn't fit into the size I thought I was nor the next size up.

Instead of walking out empty handed, I seeked comfort in this large, cosy jumper. I guess by telling myself I can fit into something is a way to nurse my hurt ego. But jokes aside, the jumper's really great! It's such a lovely shade of blue. Also, you can't see it from the pictures, but it has a very subtle glitter effect. It's subtle enough for me to wear to class without looking mental, anyway.

The ring is a recent buy from Primark. It's so pwettyyy! Love the faux pearls, love the diamante, love the cameo, love everything! Initially, I wanted to pair it with a faux pearl necklace (which I got in a vintage fair), but in the end, I decided to go for subtlety with my faux pearl earrings.


  1. The ring is adorable and totally matches your jumper!

    xx The Little Dust Princess

  2. Love the ring and shorts.

  3. That is such a gorgeous ring.
    I have one similar but without the bow :(

  4. Jumper is real cute! And I love the ring! I've always loved those cameo things, even on brooches and necklaces. Especially with the bow and pearls around it - too cute! And from Primark did you say? That is a great bargain girl!

  5. your ring is really pretty !

    thanks for stopping by at my blog !
    glisters and blisters

  6. Such a pretty baby blue outfit! And I adore the ring so much:)


  7. :) The bow is so frakking sweet.

    And the cameo ring? Brilliant.

    Mae Lu @ thereafterish.!

  8. really cute how you match!

  9. Cute outfit! I love the jumper!
    Follow me? I'd be very happy if you do it!
    Thank you so much!

  10. recently, i've been obsessed with jumpers too!
    always reminds me of christmas but it's too hot to wear it here in Singapore! :(
    haha! i love this outfit that you pulled off! :D

    OH. & THE RING.
    it's SO PRETTY. tried finding one in Topshop but sold out.
    great blog, btw! THUMBS UP.

    With Love,

  11. that ring is just too cute girly! i want to steal your wardrobe!!

  12. Super cute sweater!

    You look GREAT.

  13. nice post. thnks for leaving a comment on mine :)

  14. Love that jumper the cameo ring adds the perfect touch xx

  15. Loving the vintagey look :D Blues are my favorite variation of colors!

  16. adore the ring and the cut off's! :)


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