Go back, Jack, do it again

In India a baby elephant who had fallen down a well was saved! Yeay!
I was wearing a romper yesterday. It actually used to be a harem-panted jumpsuit with long legs but I honestly feel that harempants look like diapers most of the time and certainly on me, so I cut it off and made the crotch a little less “hanging down there” with some stitches.

romper: altered h&m
espadrilles: h&m
hat: h&m

I love how it kind of looks like a dress some warrior princess would wear, totally impractical ofcourse and never showing her underwear even though she’s doing roundhouse kicks etc. The fact that it’s a romper does make it a bit more practical! :D
I love these cheap ass espadrilles I bought at h&m, they seriously feel like wearing clouds on your feet, and lord knows I have a serious thing for all kinds of shoes that tie around the leg. The hat seemed like a logical companion for my outfit with the rope-tones with the black. Again a somewhat casual/glamorous-vintage summerlook Diane Kruger might wear! :D

We had a lovely dinner in the garden with fresh bread, italian meats, olives, cherry tomatoes and caprese outside in the garden. Perfect saturday!

14 comments

  1. Oh that's a perfect idea! It looks so good on you and the shoes make it even more beautiful!!! Loved it!!! And I want that hat! :D

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  2. it looks perfectly fit on you :D :D
    and those food photos yuuuummm~~ ^^

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  3. Great idea to cut the long legs off. I don't like harem pants to because it almost looks stupid. Haha. But they're so trendy at all.
    That meal looks so good. Really love tomato/mozarella salad with balsamico.

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  4. i think the romper looks so good with the tie up shoes!!!! really fun and classic still! :D

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  5. Cute cat in the last outfit picture! Is it yours?

    And you look stunning, as always!

    Aaaand, guess what! I did end up wearing a maxi dress yesterday!

    And here it is!

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  6. ALL cats are my cats! :D haha no I have three cats and both the grey one in my first pic and the ginger one are mine! and yeay lauren, you went for the maxiiiii! how did it feel :D
    thanks girls!
    dixi: yes it is soooo comfy!
    saskia: they are TOO trendy! :D
    libys: thanks, I feel the same way!
    jessica: it tasted even better! :D
    seval: thanks sweetie :)

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  7. ahhh, it was so good! And it only got tangled up in my feet once (I was walking up some stairs and my hands were full so I couldn't hold it up.)

    As simple as it is, I really love wearing a put-together outfit. Most times I'm not really doing anything but bum around my house and maybe run some errands, maybe visit a friend, so it's usually a t-shirt and shorts. I'm going out to see a movie tomorrow, though, so I'll put some thought into my outfit! :D

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  8. Maxi's are pretty perfect for days when you feel like not making much of an effort though! :D what movie are you going to see?

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  9. Je staat echt goed met die jumpsuit!

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  10. Get Him To The Greek.

    I'm really excited, because Russell Brand is hilarious!

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  11. HI!

    I missed this look on Chictopia- but what have been doing not visiting your blog this whole time? I'm an asshole, I guess.

    But now you're on my blogroll and you can just consider me a regular.

    Soon I'll be ordering my usual.

    -Haiku Ambulance

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  12. 1. I'm drooling over this food! Mmm mozzarella!
    2. Your romper is adorable. I'm with you on the harem pants... certainly not for me. Love seeing this altered version!

    XX,
    Neekoh

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  13. Smart move cutting the legs off... I should do that because regular rompers are cut too short for my body and give me major wedgies. not attractive.

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