Friday, 12 October 2012

Heidi Frock Friday

Today's 1970's frock is another special from Retro Metro at Paddington that I wore for the first time today. Thankfully a cool change came through Brisbane so I could pull out a cardigan again. It's funny how slightly cooler weather makes headline news here in Queensland, like it's a strange phenomena. Mr P & I went to the Gabba Antique Centre before my physio appointment, & then onto the Paddington Antique Centre for a vintage fix. I took my latest beaded bag on it's first outing too. 

  




Outfit Details.......

Vintage frock - $5 from Retro Metro
Vintage bag - $2 Salvos
Vintage beads - $1 Vinnies
Turquoise ring - Endos
Bird brooch  - Sweet Caroline at Things I Do
Cameo brooch - Thrifted
Vintage bracelet - Vintage Treasures
Vintage Seiko watch - Garage sale
Belt, boots, cardigan - Retail





15 comments:

  1. This is a divine dress and I love how you have accessorized it! As you illustrate so well, every woman needs a tangerine cardigan. Your prize is splendid!

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  2. Absolutely love the dress - the colours are amazing!
    Liz @ Shortbread & Ginger

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  3. You always look so put together! Love the dress, and the little bird brooch is adorable!

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  4. I love that pineapple print chair!! The whole shop looks great. You look fab, what a great dress - but no green?! I love the peachy cardi too xx

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  5. Look at you pretty lady in your pretty frock. I hope you had a fab time at the WAC & PAC. I do love the birdie brooch, but I am a little biased as you know. Funny I was wearing some Caroline created earrings today for the first time.

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  6. Awesome colour combo Leisa!! You're looking healthy and relaxed, YAY!!

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  7. You look fab in your Heidi frock, Leisa, you always have the most gorgeous accessories. I am coming over there to STEAL that beaded bag!
    I see I will have to fight Clare for the pineapple chair (my money's on her, bet she fights dirty, that one!)
    Congrats on your prize, lovely win.
    Have a great weekend! xxxx

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  8. Wow, what a fab dress and what amazing backdrops. I so want to visit that shop!

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  9. Love how your cardi coordinates with that zingy stool and drooling over that pineapple club chair! You look fab, well done on your win! xxx

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  10. Congrats on winning a wee giveaway - what a lovely prize!

    I love that frock too and only $5? Wow - that IS fabulous!

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  11. Love that frock, ADOOORE the bird brooch and congrats on winning the giveaway! These pics remind me so much of when I lived in Paddington and Bardon and spent many many days at the great book shop (can't remember what it was called) and trawling through the vintage/op/antique shops. Sarah xxx

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  12. The beaded bag is GORGEOUS!

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  13. Oh the glory of the cardi - how I adore cardigans over gorgeous vintage frocks - you look utterly splendiferous and I just know you would have made the physio's day!!!
    I love all your beautiful brooches and beads, while your frock is simply glorious:)
    Get thee arse to Wynnum Markets - there's a local artist who makes chairs like these (maybe it's the same person?) and recently they had a Miss Marple-style chair (I know, I just made that up) upholstered in incredibly bright African fabric in pinks - sweet jaysus!!! xoxoxo

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  14. Oh you sweet lady - well it's nothing but congratulations on the win, I couldn't have hoped for a better winner. I'm so glad you entered! Enjoy the vintage caffeine fix lovely xoxoxoxoxo

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