Monday, 21 April 2014

into every generation a slayer is born







Cross ring - Urban Outfitters
Rest - Primark


Joint&bird ring - H&M







Leather jacket - Auntie's old
Skirt - Still Young Vintage
Crop top - Primark
Brooch - Vintage
Shoes - Skopunkten





 I think it was the Sunday before the last when I went on a wee adventure.. on our campus cemetery! That I had known nothing about. Now it is easily my favourite place on campus, how could it not? If you know me a little bit, you will know that I love exploring cemeteries and although this one is now just more of an open space, it's brilliant. I'd imagine I would've loved it even more before most of the gravestones were removed. For instance, when my dad went to uni they would've still had a proper cemetery on campus, which I think is pretty neat! I would've been the weirdo hanging around the graves. I have more cemetery pictures, so you'll probably be seeing those soon, too.

When putting together my outfit I had not realized at all how loaded with 90's vibes it was. Long floral skirt, crop top, dark lips, platforms, even the leather jacket I suppose. Actually, even my hair is like that of a 90's grunge boy. Obviously, I've been influenced by Buffy too much; 90's fashion and hanging around graves. I don't carry wooden stakes. Yet. Anyway, I have very much enjoyed plum lips lately. I'm not too sure about the skirt though. I like it, but the length feels just a tad awkward for me. Maybe I'll get used to it after a few wears!

Also, sorry about the terribly out of focus shots of my hands/rings. By the end of my adventure, my hands were getting cold and I was too impatient to care..

24 comments :

subham rai said...

Your post title is so intriguing really. Loved the rings! Loved your blog!Would you like to follow each other via GFC &
Bloglovin?

X
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Eline said...

Such a beautiful top!
And the cemetery is looking amazing, but it must be even better with all of the gravestones indeed!

The Adventures of a Shopaholic said...

Lovely look <3

Marianna,
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Laura said...

subham rai - it's from buffy the vampire slayer, hun:-) and thank you! i'll check out your blog soon:-) x

Eline - thank you, dear! and i know, i wish they had kept it in its original state:-) x

Marianna - thanks, pet! x

Indy said...

Ooo, love this combo! And yay for cemeteries!

I love your lip color, too! Violet's one of my favorite lip colors!

Emi ♡ 恵美 said...

Your floral skirt is soooooooooooooooooooooo lovely *0*


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Hena Tayeb said...

a great look. the leather jacket plus skirt reminds me of buffy the movie..

Kim Alston said...

it's a gorgeous skirt! i love the mix of soft and edgy. what a beautiful cemetery.
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Magda Carvalho said...

Love the look ;)The skirt is amazing
kiss

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Amanda said...

Hurray for Buffy references! I love the pairing of something rock with the floral skirt! I think it looks great- 90s inspired without looking like a 90s fancy dress costume. The perfect wearable homage! X

taislany said...

lovely skirt!
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Manhattan Image and Style said...

Such a beautiful look sweetie! You look stunning!

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Krysten Gautreaux said...

I am MADLY in love with your skirt!

Rebecca said...

Loving the Buffy the Vampire vibe! That show was awesome! Your skirt is so fantastic and I really like that cat pin! Great 90's look!

Rebecca
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Sam said...

You bring me back good Buffy memories, love your beautifully bohemian outfit, the skirt is so pretty. Thanks for your support over at mine, hope you're having a great week so far!

Marlen said...

i've never heard of a uni having a cemetery, so this is pretty cool! and i think your outfit really works with the backdrop too- it must be those 90's influences, haha. And I love the contrasts in your outfit- edgy and sweet!

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mochaccinoland said...

u are wearing my favourite combo (cropped top + midi skirt + short jacket)! looking lovely dear <333

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sepatuholig-Grace Njio said...

i love the way how the skirt take away a total gothic look! Great outfit!
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Laura said...

Indy - thank you, sweetie! cemeteries are the best and lately it's been one of my favourites too! :-) x

Emi ♡ 恵美 - thank you, love! x

Hena Tayeb - thank you, dear! ah, buffy, i need to watch that again too! x

Kim Alston - thank you, thank you, lady! x

Magda Carvalho - thank you, hon! x

Amanda - why thank you, doll! good that you think so, wouldn't want to run around in a costume, haha:-) and i wish there were more people like you acknowledging my references! xx

taislany - thank you, hen! x

Diana - thank you very much, lovely! x

Krysten Gautreaux - ah, thank you, chick! i was so unsure about it, but i'm starting to be convinced:-) xx

Rebecca - ah, yes! buffy is amazing! and thank you, lass! x

Sam - yes to buffy memories! and thank you, hun! x

Marlen - i hadn't either, and was so happy to hear about/find it! thank you so much, darling! xx

mochaccinoland - aw, thank you, honey! i think it might be becoming my favourite, too! xx

sepatuholig-Grace Njio - ah, thank you, pet! x

Elliementary, My Dear said...

So cool that there is a cemetery right on campus. And that skirt is so lovely. I went to primark a couple times when I was in London and it was crazy in there! Haha. Great clothes and prices though. Loving the plum lipstick too.

Julia said...

Hello! I love this outfit on you!
All the items look stunning together, 
Like your blog!

XX julia

Laura said...

Elliementary, My Dear - isn't it, though! thank you very much, dear! and i know, it can get really crazy there, haha! xx

Julia - thank you very much, sweetie! xx

Maddie said...

Wonderful photos and a great outfit - I love that skirt! x

Laura said...

Maddie - thank you very much, dear! xx