Everything's Peachy

Who: Jo from Lost in the Haze

What: Vintage, hand-sewn, peach-colored dress

Madame Butterfly’s Vintage Style Boutique in Christchurch, New Zealand

How Much: “22 New Zealand dollars! I was so lucky, as I’d been eying it up for ages, and when I went in to buy it, it was half price as it was originally $44! Self high five!”

When I Use It: “I wear my dress so often! I wear it on warm days with ankle socks and oxfords, and on cold days I’ll put a jacket on over the top, and take my socks up a notch.”

Shopping Tips: “Always look in the deepest, darkest corners of vintage shops! The best stuff always seems to be lurking in the shadows!”

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About Julianne

Julie Since graduating from the "Center for Kids Who Can't Read Good and Wanna Learn to Do Other Stuff Good Too," Julie's aptness for the written word picked up steam like a runaway train. Her journey thus far has been fueled by an adventurous heart, creative mind, and love of breakfast, baking, and bacon. She often makes social situations more awkward than they need to be and loves the word "scrumtrulescent!"

5 Responses to Everything's Peachy

  1. Sunita 06/10/2011 at 12:16 pm #

    What a beautiful dress! I <3 shopping for vintage stuff.

  2. Maria Elyse 06/10/2011 at 4:52 pm #

    What a gorgeous, pretty vintage dress! How I’d love to find that in a dark corner of a vintage shop! ;)

    Maria Elyse
    First Impressions
    Flying Ships Vintage

  3. Emily 06/14/2011 at 9:47 am #

    So pretty! Love it with the straw hat. If only my pasty skin tone could pull off this delicate hue. :P Le sigh.

  4. Amber 06/14/2011 at 8:34 pm #

    That’s a pretty cute little boater, too!


  5. puppyloveprincess 08/08/2011 at 8:57 am #

    such a pretty dress!

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