Thursday, 6 March 2014

THIS IS THE VIEW FROM THE OTHER SIDE

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Dress: Chi Chi
Heels: Kurt Geiger
Bag: Tula (TKMaxx)
Nails: Jacava 'Black Forest Gateau'
 Lipstick: Chanel 'La Deseree'
 
When you look at these outfit photos can you please picture me having a nice, glowy tan instead of being as white as a sheet? I'm planning on wearing this Chi Chi 'Paris' dress to my summer ball which is months away but there's no harm in being prepared- right? I really like the fit of it, it's very flattering and thankfully isn't too long or short which can often happen with this style of dress. I am wearing it with my favourite ever Kurt Geigers, you can't go wrong with a super high black heels with this sort of dress. They're suede so have a slightly softer look to them than if they were a normal leather or a patent.
On my nails is a new Jacava nail polish in the shade 'Black Forest Gateau'. It's such a lovely red berry shade which applies really evenly and opaquely- you could probably get away with only having one coat if you didn't have the time or patience for two coats! Unfortunately though, I have only had it on for one day and already chipped on three of my nails- even with using my favourite Seche Vite top coat and Orly Bonder base coat.

What do you think of my Chi Chi dress? Should I wear it for my Summer Ball?

 

 

*The Chi Chi dress and Jacava nail polish were sent to me to feature in a
blog post. This however does not influence my opinion on these products
and itis 100% honest as always.
 
 

26 comments:

  1. Gorgeous dress! I love red dresses, and it really suits you! xxx

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  2. You look flipping incredible girl! So so stunning Islay! x

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  3. You look so stunning! That dress is such a gorgeous colour and your hair is divine. Those heels are also the prettiest things I've ever seen! xo

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  4. Yes, wear it. You look gorgeous xxx

    Ps, can I have those shoes? ;D

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  5. Absolutely love this outfit! Those shoes are gorgeous xx

    Amy | http://amysbeautyjournal.blogspot.co.uk/

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  6. You look stunning Islay! Really pretty dress and heels xx

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  7. You look stunning! Love your hair xx

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  8. Islay you look absolutely stunning! Everything from your voluminous hair to vampy lips is just gorgeous. Love!
    Amber
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  9. Love this dress, it's so elegant yet girly and flattering. Also love love love the shoes! xx

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  10. lovely!! and oh so chic hon x :)

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  11. The the dress is adorable! So trendy, cute, and stylish!! I think you should definitely wear it to the summer ball!!

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  12. Yes, you definitely should wear it:) You're gorgeous!
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  13. It's so pretty!! Wear it for sure :)

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  14. This blog is very well written and I appreciate your efforts.. Keep up the good work.

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  15. Cute dress!

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