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Monday, February 25, 2013

Wear 56: Necessity Sires Invention

I have pulled something in my neck. There are a couple of ways I may have done this. It may be the rather silly posing. Maybe it is cold air-conditioner borrowed from the V—— over the last couple of nights blowing onto an exposed sleeping neck. It could be the rapid double-take I am prone to make when someone says something silly—and I am way surrounded by silly! It may be a super-cell stress storm in my neck. It could be old age. Perhaps it is paranoid over-the-shoulder checking after watching horror movies over the weekend. And then there is also the possibility it was avoiding sandflies on Saturday after the last sandfly incident in which I nearly lost an arm. Okay, that may be an exaggeration. Whatever the cause, it has me shattered and as a result I am unable to write a single word here. At all. And instead must leave you with day two of the LBD in photos only, and go to my lovely, waiting, fluff-cloud of a bed.

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Before I do. I have my black dress week planned for the most part, but some dresses are more skirts worn high than dresses per se. This is a little black skress. It works okay. Unless you walk or raise your arm too high. But then again, I am walking nowhere in those shoes. They were one of my more spur-of-the-moment, impulse buys (what!) and I didn't realise they were quite so chunky. But the peacock feathers do tend to detract the eye a little from their clumpiness. A little? Don't you think? Sweet dreams bloggers and blogees. I am so excited I won't be able to sleep for the pure joy of the idea of sleeping.


The Outfit
Skress: Hand-me-down black skirt worn as an asymetrical off-the-shoulder dress
Tights: Retail
Earrings: Cheap and cheerful jewellery store somewhere
Shoes: Irregular Choice 'Best of All'
Photographer de Jour: Me (no exclamation mark even though I feel exclaimed by the daunting act of self-photographing myself)



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9 comments:

  1. The peacock feathers! So fab. Thanks for sharing you look with Visible Monday, and hope your neck is better right away. It's not old age, it's not old age!

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    1. I am repeating that mantra - it's not old age, it's not old age! Thanks so much for visiting.

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  2. What a fun outfit! Found you through thrifters anonymous :)

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    1. Thanks for coming over. I don't like it when people ask me 'what's new?' or 'what you been up to?' Nothing!! I think life sometimes just seems boring but is actually normal. We just compare it to other people - your friday night sounds perfectly fine to me!

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  3. I never thought that a skirt could double as a non-sleeveless dress!

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  4. Hey Babe.

    Sorry to hear you are still hurting in the neck.

    Wanted to comment of the description of you sunday night BBQ. You made it sound awesome! Wish I was there. BTW your nephews are super gorgeous and all reports suggest they adore you.

    Much mushy stuff - dxx

    btw - how much nurofen did you take that night? Found an empty packet next morn and fear set in.

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    1. Sorry matey - I have to sob in the V for the rest of the nitrogen. Thanks again for the fabulous night!

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  5. Another Stunningly Sexy Photo!

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