Today’s modern 1800

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Ahoy! Summerly greetings from Bremen I should say, although I’m already back home at this point! For easter saturday, we went up north to spend the sunny day at my grandma’s and had lunch and cakes with her and my grandaunt at their place. Earlier, we went along the Weser (Bremen’s famous river :D) and took a stroll down the quay! There was a huge flea market but not too many great finds yesterday I must say – why don’t they sell clothing on too many German flea markets? Or at least nice accessoires? Nah, too bad…

I customised this teeshirt on friday night, as I had told you, and it turned out so cute to my eyes. Well, the blue shirt was actually a size XL knit plain tee that I made smaller in its shape by adding a double layer on both sides front (where you can see the vertical seams) and back. Then I pulled up the sleeves a bit and fixed them with two golden apple-shaped buttons on both sides (so cute, innit??) and finally added some white cotton neck decoration which reminds me a lot of 200 years ago fashion! I adore this shirt, although unfortunately it is a wee bit short for a tall girl like me to be worn as a dress. Anyone under 1,65 m could possibly wear it without shorts and leggins underneath!

Today another sunny day and still not tired of it – wheeheee!!

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[shirt/dress: selfmade, denim shorts: Topshop, leggins, sandals: H&M, studded leather bag: 80’s vintage, bamboo-bracelets: from Ireland holidays, ring: from my mom]

19 Comments

19 Comments on Today’s modern 1800

  1. Evelyn
    04/12/2009 at 10:18 am (12 Jahren ago)

    das mit der leggings gefällt mir sehr…

  2. Joia
    04/12/2009 at 10:23 am (12 Jahren ago)

    Das Shirt ist wirklich sehr schön geworden, besonders der Kragen!
    Und ich habe die gleichen Heels von H&M in schwarz & ich liebe sie.
    Schöne Ostern ;)

  3. Rocío Lafuente
    04/12/2009 at 10:40 am (12 Jahren ago)

    Love the blue t-shirt!!

    xx

  4. Jasmin
    04/12/2009 at 11:17 am (12 Jahren ago)

    wirklich gut geworden!

    ich vermisse meine nähmaschine…

  5. Shuang L
    04/12/2009 at 12:13 pm (12 Jahren ago)

    What a wonderful idea to pull up the sleeves like this! You’re so dynamic in your love for fashion!

  6. ***
    04/12/2009 at 6:13 pm (12 Jahren ago)

    I love the way you style your outfits.

  7. Jessica
    04/12/2009 at 11:08 pm (12 Jahren ago)

    I love your leggings!!! they really complement well with the blue shirt and denim shorts!! =D

  8. Amelia
    04/12/2009 at 11:12 pm (12 Jahren ago)

    OK, definitely the most genius DIY ever. The buttons, the lace, and the fit of it are all perfection. I want those shorts, too.

  9. Christina
    04/13/2009 at 4:14 am (12 Jahren ago)

    I love this. The seams and the sleeves are great. xx

  10. Lil'June
    04/13/2009 at 12:38 pm (12 Jahren ago)

    i love yr top; seriously for real?! self made?
    and the studded bag adds a rugged touch to the overall soft look

  11. tracyjacks
    04/14/2009 at 10:59 am (12 Jahren ago)

    you look great here! i love how you make loads of your own clothes:) i am in the process of making my studded shorts :) ut i take forever doig thing lol

    ace blog!
    xx

  12. PUNKIE
    04/14/2009 at 11:38 am (12 Jahren ago)

    yeah! this shirt is so cute now! good job! I like the whole look! :D

  13. Sophie Takes Pictures
    04/14/2009 at 2:19 pm (12 Jahren ago)

    je t’ai ajoutée à ma blogroll,j’aime tout de meme beaucoup ton blog!:)

    bisou!

  14. Camilla
    04/14/2009 at 9:58 pm (12 Jahren ago)

    I like your shirt!

  15. le blog de lucile
    04/15/2009 at 7:16 pm (12 Jahren ago)

    salut ,jolie photo tu ressemble a betty

  16. LULUSTAR.
    04/15/2009 at 10:24 pm (12 Jahren ago)

    the outfit and you looks really cute…<3

  17. MandyJean
    04/18/2009 at 7:57 pm (12 Jahren ago)

    This is beautiful :)
    Btw, I love your hair cut!

  18. dodgycupcake
    04/29/2009 at 1:42 am (12 Jahren ago)

    love the shirt! Where is it originally from?