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dress - Poise and Click Dress via Modcloth
necklace - gift from Mary Mary Handmade
belt - from another dress
sunglasses - Wonderland c/o Bonlook
camera bag -Lyric by Epiphanie via Amazon

My birthday is long past (although it is still my birthday month which I most certainly milk!) but here's my second birthday dress. Birthday dress as in dress I wouldn't have otherwise have purchased for a multitude of reasons but allowed myself to splurge on because it was my birthday. It was the print that did me in. I'm not a fan of white dresses, the price tag is kind of high and it's perhaps a bit shorter than I'd like but I couldn't resist those cameras. I mean, how often do you really come across a camera dress?! I'm a sucker for a great print.

Another birthday present I grabbed for myself is this camera bag. I had an amazon gift card and decided this bag would make a perfect addition to my already a bit ridiculous collection of camera bags. Aaaand it is! The color is so beautiful and bright in person. I'm, of course, obsessed with the front pockets because I'm a firm believer a bag can never have too many pockets. It's large and holds quite a bit. It also has the softest interior of any of my other camera bags, although it does lose points for being white inside. Guh, I really hate white clothing and bags. I mean, c'mon, am I the only person who gets things dirty really easily!?

Hope you have a wonderful Tuesday!
xoxo


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34 Comments

  1. Love the dress! The only all-white item of clothing I own and wear regularly is my raincoat. The way I see it, if that gets dirty, it'll be cleaned soon enough! And it goes well with everything :)

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  2. Adorbs! And I love that you wore it with seamed hose. So elegant. lol

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  3. i LOVE that yallow bag <3 and the little tooth is sooo adorable <3

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  4. I love that dress! :) And I'm with you - I can never keep anything white for more than like a day.

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  5. Such a cute dress! Also love the seamed stockings:) Completes the look very nicely

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  6. I don't think I can properly express how much I love this outfit. It's so. damn. cute. I totally hear ya on the white clothing. I always see gorgeous white dresses, but have to skip them. I don't spill things very often, but put me in something white and I'll spill everything I pick up!

    -Becca
    Ladyface Blog

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  7. Best dress ever!! I love the little tooth!

    - Robyn
    http://make.rewynd.net

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  8. That dress couldn't have been more perfect for you!
    Sophie
    x

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  9. I saw this dress on ModCloth and immediately thought to myself that you needed to own it! It looks so lovely on you, and the shoes and seamed tights are great. :)

    xox Sammi
    www.thesoubrettebrunette.blogspot.com

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  10. You are definitely not the only person who gets white dirty easily. I have one cream dress that I'm so careful with and then two white/cream tops. I also love that print.

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  11. That print goes great with your tattoos!

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  12. I love front pockets on a purse! My main purse has two outer pockets like on your camera bag, and they're great for my phone and the millions of chapsticks and lip glosses I always have with me.

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  13. Oh yay love the dress x happy continued birthday month

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  14. Is not only the print of the dess is also the colors! I love these colors together... actually if you look at my wardrobe you only find browns, mustards, greens, orange... nature colors are my faves!

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  15. You're not alone. Anything white in my wardrobe gets ruined in no time. And forget about bags. I always set my bags on the floor or ground. There's no WAY I could have a white one.

    On the other hand, that dress IS amazing!

    http://cuddlyasacactus.wordpress.com/

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  16. Wow that print! Modcloth continues to outdo themselves. And I love all your camera bags...it just continually reminds me that I need to buy one!

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  17. This dress is SO cute! I love the print, and I love the white with the organey browney colours, you look great xx

    www.jessthetics.wordpress.com

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  18. I always love the prints of your dresses!! You rock them!

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  19. WOW! That is the most perfect dress I have ever seen. So wonderful.

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  20. I love the camera print, it's too cute! I agree on white clothing, I somehow spill everything on it, but a cute print will win over that any day!
    Amia
    www.teapotsandbelles.blogspot.com

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  21. There are so many perfect details in this outfit! First of all the camera print on your dress is amazing. I also love your strappy flats and tooth necklace. Great new camera bag too! I love the bold color.

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  22. i don't understand why more people don't celebrate their birthday month, and why my family won't accept this concept (haha)! that dress is truly adorable, though! x

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  23. Cute prints are usually what cause me to splurge on dresses as well and I LOVE the camera print, especially the colors. My birthday was at the end of July and I definitely bought myself a pair of "birthday boots."
    xx Abby | a geek tragedy

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  24. I love your TIGHTS! So cute yet seductive! and that's the perfect dress for you!!!!

    http://polkadotsandchampagne.blogspot.com/

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  25. That dress is nifty! I am a firm believer in the birthday splurge/present to self, but I forgot this year (gasp).

    And I am so with you on the white clothes dilemma. I recently found a circle skirt with CATS on it (and they look just like one of mine, ee) and it's already been stained with...I don't even really know! Not to mention white clothes + messy things is a daily part of my working life, double ugh!

    What gets me is some people are mega laundry whizzes and can bust any stain, yet I have never cracked the magical code (even with expert assistance)!! Just hanngg in there, that dress is so worth it.

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  26. I also don't really care for white clothing/shoes/bags. It gets too dirty too fast.
    This dress is cute though, and those shoes. This is the third time I have commented on them! :D

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  27. OMG I want that dress :3 great combination

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  28. Oh my gosh I want this dress <3 Silly Modcloth import fees!
    Rosie x | Every Word Handwritten

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  29. Incredibly cute!
    New follower!
    heylittledoc.blogspot.ca

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  30. I love your dress!!!

    I've been a regular reader of your blog for a while now. I just love the way you put beautiful pieces together and your beautiful nail tutorials. I wish I could have as many nail polishes as you :)

    I've just started a new blog where I find cheap Ebay fashion, I would love it if you dropped by:)

    http://finditfashion.blogspot.co.uk/

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  31. I almost bought that camera dress! I didn't because as you said the price tag is high and I bought myself a different dress for my recent birthday - but that print is amazing. xxx

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  32. That dress is just so adorable! That print is just so amazing!

    xoxo,
    Laura
    http://lauraisthriftingthroughlife.blogspot.com/

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