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Oh My Love Dress *

| Topshop Sunglasses | Zara Bag | Primark Shoes


As much as I'd like to pretend that I'm going to have a big white wedding and marry the love of my life one day, it is a more realistic expectation that I will become an old bachelorette (obviously

not

a spinster...) living in a derelict South London loft with a hundred cats and a thousand pigeons all coexisting harmoniously. 

Plus, I'm 22, so the thought of marrying at this age terrifies me more than living with thousands of feral animals anyway... so allow me to indulge in a little wedding-free white lace fantasy of my own. 


Dripping with sixties-style crochet daisies, this lace dress by

Oh My Love

is begging to be dolled up and taken out to a garden party (the invites to such parties seem to have been lost in the post...) Yet it has an effortlessly summer-cool vibe when paired with this seasons fugliest shoe:

the birkenstock. 


There's always some weird and wonderful pleasure in combining an ugly thing with a pretty thing. When something is so pretty and perfect it becomes predictable and boring. When something has a bit of a quirk or an ugliness it makes a far more interesting and unique image.

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10 comments

  1. Shannon Beer22/06/2014, 19:12

    What a gorgeous dress, white lace is perfect for summer x

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  2. ColourMeIn SC22/06/2014, 20:15

    Love this look - perfect for summer xColour Me In Blog

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  3. Charlotte Lewis22/06/2014, 20:22

    Lovely dress Sophie, I need a LWD in my life! Also loving the sliders as currently living in mine, too comfy! Xxxwww.lurchhoundloves.com

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  4. Lindsey Holland22/06/2014, 21:14

    Absolutely love this post Sophie- you look amazing. White is your colour!Lindsey xRopesofholland.com

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  5. White seems to absolutely be your colour!SophieX

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  6. I love this dress it's screaming sixties at me, think I'd have had to rock some lennonesque round shades with itLaurenlivinginaboxx

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  7. Cheap Frills23/06/2014, 10:54

    Love this outfit! You have the best collection of bags too!! :D

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  8. Lizzy Hadfield23/06/2014, 17:16

    I lovee how you have styled this with the birks! Looks so good! Shot From The Street | Fashion Blog

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  9. Been looking for the perfect white lace dress. You look absolutely stunning. That's all that needs to be said! www.ladylippy.blogspot.com

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