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Day 50: What is Black and White and Read All Over?

A newspaper. A zebra with an 'I Love Lucy' wig on. Today's content is inspired by Running in Stilettos's one-off link-up (see below)

I'm the kinda girl who ...


... believes everyone has interesting quirks (just takes longer to find some than others)


... buys amazing shoes because you don't have to be a supermodel to fit into them


... appreciates that a sky is empty without clouds


... is socially inept


... thinks dessert should come first because you never want to not be able to fit it in


... is walking from one end of the UK to the other, in stages


... has her heart broken daily by how beautiful a dog's love is (even if it is from our strange Lollii)


... is exceptionally lucky to be, have and know what she does


... took way too long to realise that what other people think does not matter


List_Addict              Irene

... takes Scrabble seriously, but only to become better


... would like to have her belief in ghosts confirmed, maybe?


... pays too much (critical) attention to the ridiculous things people say (accidently?)


... forgot to learn how to wear make-up or style her hair


... has an obsessive personality


... may not have quite grown up yet


... has a million books to read before she looses her mind


... considers lettuce, cucumber, celery and watermelon to be solid water


... thinks it's all weird, but likes it anyway



The Outfit
Shirt: Op-shopped
Singlet: Target
Skirt: Op-shopped
Shoes: Irregular Choice 'Abigail's Party'

Photographer de Jour: Me!

Who wore it better?

Getting linky with:
STYLELIXIR Style Sessions


Comments

  1. Oh yes, it took me a LONG time not to give a toss about what other people think too!
    Interesting to get to know you a little more. And that is an awesome blouse! xxx

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  2. Thank you so much for linking up!

    Yes, dessert should come first!! I too appreciate a cloud-less sky :) And it's totally OK to not have grown up yet - being a kid at heart is WAY more fun!!

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  4. Sei una bella Signora, io ti amo.

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  5. Thanks so much for linking up to Style Sessions - it's great to have you part of it! :)

    Lauren
    www.stylelixir.com

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  6. I love buying shoes also! They look good no matter what!

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  7. Those are some amazing shoes, for sure! And everyone really does have their own set of quirks. That's what makes life so interesting.

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    1. You are right! I love finding out the weird and wonderful about people. Thanks so much for visiting!

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