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Blue Velvet.

posted on: 28 November, 2011




DRESS – New Look 
NECKLACE & CARDIGAN – Topshop
RING – h&m
BELT – Primark 
LIPSTICK – Rimmel Shake Up Pink 

I bought this dress last week, as you can tell I love anything velvet at the moment! This is one of those dresses that you either really love (which I do!) or really hate.
I’m planning on maybe sewing a lace collar on when I’m home in a couple of weeks, to make it look like the Topshop playsuit I want.

I started my blog a year ago this week, which is pretty exciting! I’m honestly so pleased with how far it’s come, so thank you to all my readers and followers – you are amazing! Hopefully this next year will bring even more exciting things. Happy birthday gh0stparties.com <3




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  • http://www.blogger.com/profile/03980227887881321482 Zoe

    Awh, happy birthday to your blog!
    I loveee this dress, already have a topshop black one so i cant really justify buying another :(

    Gorgeous lipstick shade too!

    http://zozeze.blogspot.com/xo

  • http://www.blogger.com/profile/14793548269540943940 Milly

    wow, happy birthday to gh0stparties. look how far you’ve come in a year. you should feel very proud. :)
    xx

  • http://rosieblocksidge.blogspot.com/ Rosie

    I have this New Look dress in black and sewed white lace trim to the cuffs of the sleeves – was so easy to do, highly recommend you give yours a collar, will look great!

    Rosie x

  • http://www.blogger.com/profile/03110732848441207632 Charlotte

    Happy blogbirthday(: Love this dress, the blue looks amazing on you! I bought that lipstick the other week too, gorgeous shade!x

  • http://www.blogger.com/profile/01424341312136077664 dinoprincesschar

    happy blog birthday. i do really like velvet, there is soemthing about it which always makes me think of christmas..

  • http://www.blogger.com/profile/15527710261247437447 TheOtherSideofCool

    I love this, velvet all the way. I recently got a deep purple/plum velvet dress I featured in an OOTD and I think it’s actually really flattering. This blue colour is gorgeous. And happy blog birthday! xx

    Visit The Other Side Of Cool
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  • http://www.blogger.com/profile/04091193744194983764 Corrie♥

    Yay Happy Birthday Ghostparties! :) Love this dress! :) X

  • http://www.blogger.com/profile/12000875062700221629 Romzs

    I love how the dress looks on you! I’m excited to see how it would look on you with the collar on x

  • http://www.blogger.com/profile/11957397237216181997 cbsg5861

    Happy birthday to ghostparties!!! xx

  • http://www.blogger.com/profile/18073400074976794442 Lily

    Oh my god, this dress is gorgeous! I need it!
    Love your lipstick too :)

    ug-lily.blogspot.com

  • http://www.blogger.com/profile/10209656353866534598 Raffles Bizarre

    Happy Birthday Ghostparties! That dress is lovely and I really like your lip colour!!

    http://www.rafflesbizarre.blogspot.com

  • http://www.blogger.com/profile/05286557029068613970 AngelaQ

    Happy Birthday Gh0stparties,the dress looks really nice, and you look fab. xx

  • http://www.blogger.com/profile/08181477137063502942 lucillejoy

    Mmm I love velvet this dress I’d so lovely on you, beautiful colour. Love the idea of seeing on a lace collar!

    wishfulsinfulyou.blogspot.com

  • http://www.blogger.com/profile/07667778452759530476 Abby

    The colour is beautiful! :)

  • http://www.blogger.com/profile/01734565624216236525 Crafty Nell

    I got this in black as they didn’t have any other colours and it’s not online, but really want it in blue now! Happy Birthday too!

    Penny x

  • http://www.blogger.com/profile/14165083680173613219 C.A.R.
  • http://www.blogger.com/profile/10681949594390500499 Kirsty Louise

    happy blog birthday :) the dress is 100% you, it suits you perfectly xx

  • http://www.blogger.com/profile/14173975959033168344 Tilly-Jayne

    Love the dress looks great xo

  • http://www.blogger.com/profile/04088532457976567786 Daisy

    Awh, congrats on reaching a year :) xxx

  • http://www.blogger.com/profile/07515367744021330255 char

    Happy Birthday to your blog!
    I love the dress!
    Char

  • http://www.blogger.com/profile/12941524596749573467 Abigail Beatrice

    I love this velvet jumper, I am definitely going to purchase this online – so pretty! xxx

    http://velvetpassion.blogspot.com/

  • http://www.blogger.com/profile/00681643376736210867 Maria N

    I adore the velvet dress; its stunning on you!

    http://www.fashionisinthebeholder.blogspot.com

    xo

  • http://www.blogger.com/profile/04233610091053776303 Yvet

    i’m into velvet too atm and I LOVE the dress!

    I really liked the velvet legging in your previous post. I spotted a velvet legging online at the kids collection h&m. I hope my local h&m has them. Gonna squeeze myself into the biggest size hahaha xxx

  • http://www.blogger.com/profile/05949563105177506579 Natalie

    You’re so preeeetty! I love the dress. I actually just bought a midnight blue bodycon skirt and it looks identical to your dress (except that it’s a skirt). I can’t wait to wear it! Happy birthday to your blog :) x

    Natalie | Just a Thought

  • http://www.blogger.com/profile/09740991797597206684 The Style Box

    Happy blog birthday!
    I’m so jealous of your amazing figure! And that lipstick looks incredible on you!
    :)
    x

  • http://www.blogger.com/profile/10632478526845567929 Gem

    This colour looks so lovely on you!!! Kate you have mahooooosive boobies, I’m jealous, swap? Lol. Happy blogaversary!!!

    Gem x
    http://www.twinklebug.com

  • http://www.blogger.com/profile/06555546149347340983 Rima

    Wow this is looking amazing on you LOVE IT! Great…
    i love velvet too …. :)

    Love your blog!

    Rima

    http://www.rimaloves.blogspot.com

  • http://www.blogger.com/profile/10464414891444663074 Eda.

    Loving velvet, especially at this time of year.

    Eda ♥

  • http://www.blogger.com/profile/18166913459516132524 Jen

    Your eyes are perfect, so’s your figure! Jealous :) Love the dress with that cardigan too, is the cardigan this season topshop? xx

  • http://www.blogger.com/profile/00890979299291478875 beth.

    aw, happy blog birthday kate! major love for the dress, i actually ordered some velvet leggings after your post. just some cheapy ebay ones though hahah!

    ramz and the flock x

  • http://www.blogger.com/profile/18308981144449908615 Kate

    Love the dress, its such a nice colour! x

  • http://www.blogger.com/profile/03349427204869689921 Lauren

    Happy blog birthday! The dress is a lovely colouur and looks amazing on you xx

  • http://www.blogger.com/profile/13801410600134791286 Helen

    I adore velvet dresses at the moment too, that one is lovely! I think they have it in black in store too? might have to pop in! Happy blog birthday xxx

  • http://www.blogger.com/profile/04378184429785360890 Amy

    Love the dress! I have a blue velvet skirt which I wear constantly!
    Happy birthday to your blog!
    Fashion Junkie
    xoxo

  • http://www.blogger.com/profile/10933203261473992278 Sophie

    Wow what an amazing dress!
    Sophie
    x

  • http://www.blogger.com/profile/07811279032282168469 Sarah

    You look amazing, totally fallen in love with your blog! x

  • http://www.blogger.com/profile/14597047400213803467 Nic

    Wow! only a year? you must be so proud of yourself.

    The outfit is amazing

    Nic xx

  • http://www.larissa-d.de/blog/ Lara

    hihi, I bought i similar one from top-(evil-and-makes-me-poor)-shop. It’s black velvet and with some “twinkling” dots for Christmas, now I’m looking for the perfect shoes and tights for my Outfit.

  • http://www.blogger.com/profile/03383046764093251894 Louise

    What a stunning dress- Im completely addicted to velvet at the moment too. Just picked a blue velvet skirt from blue lagoon vintage.

    Happy Birthday to your beautiful blog, its absolutely my favourite and I always look forward to your posts.
    Best of luck for another year of blogging.

    xxx

  • http://autumnleaves-x.blogspot.com/ rebecca-louise

    i have this dress too, it’s gorgeous and you look really pretty in it!

  • http://www.blogger.com/profile/03445950929978985304 Hayley

    I love the colour of this dress, you look fantastic! :) x

  • Rebecca

    I love that dress! Gorgeous. Just found your blog and added to my Bloglovin’ straight away. I really liked your video with your skincare routine – I’ve had problem skin for a while and will def be trying out some of the products you mentioned – cheers! x

  • http://www.blogger.com/profile/00509940306531816335 Zoe

    i actually need this dress in my life it looks so damn beautiful on you! definitely trotting down to new look!! xxx