19 Dec 2009

Your Fairy Tale Moment Is Nearly Here, Sieze It Firmly With Both Hand's & Do A Twirl,Go On!


You might wonder why You see before you an image of fairytale castle? Well I reckon that if anytime of the year is one where we should feel able to loose ourselves in a fairytale moment allowing ourselves to revel in our feminity and feeling beautiful it's the Christmas party season! So as a special treat I thought I would inspire you with a little Barbie couture. Ok we are not all barbie thin or wish to be for that matter, but why not take a little inspiration from one of the most Stylish dolls on the block! 
Rose pink fishtail dress, pure romance for that Christmas ball

Or perhaps this encrusted gold fishtale would be more to madams liking?

This black dress is achingly chic, modelled by our girl Barbie, but check out this original breathtaking Audrey Hepburn little black dress, below.

How about this collection of beauties? Vintage cuts in this seasons hottest colours.x

 I Adore this oriental inspired gold number, warming to cool skin tones and soo flattering against olive skin tones. The feathery, hairstyle, evocative of a plume on a helmet, brings this classic style bang up to date.


Bare legs are big news this winter brrr!


So on trend, faux fur shawl collar and tweed weave, pretty pink looks opulent on red heads and makes an elegant cover up over your evening dress.

Shimmer, sparkle and splash, all you would be mermaids out there!

Vintage anyone? Flapper dresses are great for boyish female shapes and create the much desired movement and swing, they were intended for originally!


Breath taking gold column dress, simply could not resist the fish scale fringing so pretty and echoing the 20s flapper look.


 Lets take Another sneaky peak into Audrey Hepburns auctioned vintage wardrobe, shall we? How many woman, could resist the elegant, feminine charms of this ivory dress of Audrey Hepburns? Great winter white dressing with a faux fur cape and lace up gold or teal boots, skater style!

Audrey had an eye for detail, layering, double bows and lace all wrapped up in a muted green that is soo flattering to peaches and cream complexions.

To finish, there is lace and then there is frothy, floaty lace!Simply stunning.  Sx 


credits Audrey Hepburn, Style Hive and Circa Vintage

25 comments:

Raru said...

Great great selection of pictures. Thanks for sharing and have a great Sunday.

Raru
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caroline joy said...

Heavenly! I love all fashion -- even Barbie fashion :)

koralee said...

I still like the classic Little Black dress. Hope all is well with you the weekend before Christmas. May your Christmas be filled with peace..love...joy...family and friends. xoxoxoxoo

Sher said...

What a great post, Sharon! I love the Audrey Hepburn pieces!! And I wish I had clothes like Barbie:P

xx

MissNeira said...

Thank you for dropping by and seeing your blog! I love it!
Oh wow look at those those dolls and the dresses! now I want to go back to playing with dolls! haha

Cafe Fashionista said...

I think I would definitely go the route of a flirtier frock with a shorter hemline a la Audrey; though I must admit that Miss Barbie pulls off the fishtail so well! I absolutely adore feeling like a princess straight out of a fairytale when getting gussied up for the holidays!! :)

Vanilla Vintage said...

I don't think the appeal of Audrey Hepburn will ever fade!

Friend in Fashion said...

What an absolutely gorgeous post! Audrey's wardrobe was absolutely stunning - love the dress and the Barbie collection - fab :)

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xx

A Thought Is The Blossom said...

Hey Sharon, I hope everything has gotten much better for you this week. This post reminds me so much of my childhood Christmas memories and my love for holiday barbies!

Merry Christmas.

Kate said...

Oh wow, what a gorgeous post. All of those beatiful dresses - it's impossible to pick a favourite! Thanks for putting them all together, they are so dreamy and perfect for any modern day princess,

Kate x

sisters in black frocks said...

fabulous barbie dolls...i love how classic they look almost like pocket sized audrey hepburns...happy holidays.
xoxo
sisters in black frocks.

The Owl's Closet said...

i love the concept of this post! barbie is definitely a fashion icon:D oh my, audrey hepburn's dresses are gorgeous! thank u for sharing these pics and yes, i'd love to exchange links with u:) happy holidays!

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Dragonfly said...

Great pics. I love Barbie and Audrey :-)

eco-stylista said...

All ara beautiful, but I would stick to the LBD :-)
I would like to thank you too for your lovely comments on my blog! I wish you a wonderful Christmas!

Torie Jayne said...

Such a great post! Love all the pics, Have a sweet day!

The Pocket Stylist said...

Oh I would love to exchange buttons. an you send me your button link?

ps fab post.

LENORENEVERMORE said...

The column dress is so gorgeous!
Barbie is always plastic-fantastic~
Great new week, xo*

Sugar said...

great collection! btw, I really liked your idea about exchanging blog links but I am going to change my blog design soon and then I would love to have your blog link in my blog's sidebar :) have a great Christmas time! <3

Lauren

Miss Caitlin S. said...

That first gold dress makes my mouth water!

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Savvy Gal said...

the ivory dress with the blue bow is smashing.

Krimly said...

so beautiful!! :)

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Nina said...

Barbie always manages to keep up with the latest fashions!

Nina

cupcake♥trash said...

such a beautiful post!

Kristin said...

That vintage LBD is outta this world!

The Trendy Fashionista said...

Very inspiring post :)
-The Trendy Fashionista
http://thetrendyfashionista.blogspot.com

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