Looking out over the Mediterranean sea, on top of a hill rises the Acropolis and its ruins overgrown with high rising grass and whey,
Our hotel was about 2 minutes from the beach and 10 minutes from the Archaeological Park,
on the beach you could see the ruins from the temples, and from the temples, (all Doric order)… well the view was magical!

This Greek colony dates from somewhere 650 BC, for a few centuries it was a powerful prosperity before it was wiped of the map by the Carthaginians and earthquakes, not until the 19th century was Temple E re-erected in this -by then- desolate ancient city.

I’m wearing a white eyelet skirt with an H&M slip dress,
Faux leather skirt, Antonio Madras silk top, Zara gladiator sandals


85 Comments on Selinunte

  1. ilovecoolthings
    August 26, 2009 at 12:37 am (10 years ago)

    darling who takes all the photos of you constantly??? DO TELL!

    x

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  2. Laura Gerencser
    August 26, 2009 at 12:40 am (10 years ago)

    Love the first outfit and photos!! They’re so different from what you usually post! Beautiful!!:)

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  3. CANDY DOLL
    August 26, 2009 at 12:44 am (10 years ago)

    Gorgeous!!! I love the outfit!!!

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  4. TheMinx
    August 26, 2009 at 12:51 am (10 years ago)

    those gladiators!!! perfection 🙂

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  5. Anna G
    August 26, 2009 at 12:53 am (10 years ago)

    Lovely!!! I’m really liking your sandals in the second picture. How’s the food? Being so close the water, you must be enjoying the local seafood.

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  6. quelle
    August 26, 2009 at 12:54 am (10 years ago)

    absolutely beautiful photos & clothes!

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  7. Barbro Andersen
    August 26, 2009 at 12:54 am (10 years ago)

    Loving the pictures!! Can I put it in my inspirational-folder? <3

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  8. FIVE ZERO NINE
    August 26, 2009 at 12:56 am (10 years ago)

    stunning beach/lighting/outfit….and very appropriate gladiator sandals….

    X

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  9. ANN
    August 26, 2009 at 1:02 am (10 years ago)

    These pictures are gorgeous! I LOVE these outfits, they’re beautiful

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  10. stylefyles
    August 26, 2009 at 1:27 am (10 years ago)

    those beach photos are amazing!!!!

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  11. aandhblog
    August 26, 2009 at 1:36 am (10 years ago)

    I love your white skirt! These pictures are magical!

    -Hannah

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  12. noura.
    August 26, 2009 at 1:42 am (10 years ago)

    Seriously, I want to be you.
    Let’s make this happen please?

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  13. elsalvador
    August 26, 2009 at 1:46 am (10 years ago)

    The beach pictures are so exquisite. The lighting is perfect and your slip is so whimsical. Very cool post.

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  14. laura marcos
    August 26, 2009 at 1:56 am (10 years ago)

    wuauuuuuuuuuu! I’m happy to see that your are having a great time! amazing!

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  15. kayang
    August 26, 2009 at 2:28 am (10 years ago)

    I love the second batch of photographs with the gladiator sandals.
    Perfection. 🙂

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  16. M I A N N
    August 26, 2009 at 2:46 am (10 years ago)

    First outfit is unflaterring but the second is fabulous!!!!!

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  17. leflassh.
    August 26, 2009 at 3:32 am (10 years ago)

    beautiful photos, and both outfits are lovely x

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  18. style-magnet
    August 26, 2009 at 3:36 am (10 years ago)

    OMG THOSE SHOES. Girl, I absolutely adore everything you do.

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  19. Poster Girl
    August 26, 2009 at 3:56 am (10 years ago)

    Gorgeous photos! I hope to visit Greece someday!

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  20. oriwa
    August 26, 2009 at 4:02 am (10 years ago)

    Wow, this is simply breathtaking. You sure do have a knack for capturing perfect moments

    x oriwa editorial

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  21. Ale.
    August 26, 2009 at 4:10 am (10 years ago)

    Wow! All the photos look like the came straight out of a fashion magazine. Beautiful!

    The scenery is to die for.

    xx,
    Ale.

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  22. Adri
    August 26, 2009 at 4:46 am (10 years ago)

    Ahh…let me just say that is the most beautiful dress…i love the soft feeling of it. Its just such a perfect summer dress i love it..

    The last outfit is a perfect mix of edgy & soft. The leather skirt works perfectly with the outfit and the shoes..they were made for you love them.

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  23. Marina
    August 26, 2009 at 4:57 am (10 years ago)

    Love the beach pictures… I’m always a sucker for a pretty dress on a beach.
    Love the vest in outfit number to as well as the amazing gladiator sandals! 🙂

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  24. Dylana
    August 26, 2009 at 5:00 am (10 years ago)

    Both of your outfits are fabulous! The first ones are amazing! The lighting, the environment! You exude such beauty and freshness, it puts a smile on my face! I love your blog!

    colormenana.blogspot.com

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  25. helen
    August 26, 2009 at 5:40 am (10 years ago)

    beautifulll, super jealous of your location, and those sandals.

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  26. Natalie
    August 26, 2009 at 5:47 am (10 years ago)

    BEAUTIFUL! your pics are so teenvogue, i love it! and those gladiators are really cool. have fun traveling!

    xoxo

    colormenana.blogspot.com

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  27. PUNKIE
    August 26, 2009 at 6:17 am (10 years ago)

    wwo dear god, this pics are amazing!!!
    love everithing su much but zara glatiators are over the top! are they from summer 08??

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  28. TINE
    August 26, 2009 at 6:37 am (10 years ago)

    OOOH!! I love the second look!!

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  29. Robine
    August 26, 2009 at 6:44 am (10 years ago)

    Fantastische mooie foto’s weer!
    Prachtig!

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  30. June Paski
    August 26, 2009 at 7:41 am (10 years ago)

    beautiful photos and amzin outfits!
    love ur skirt, it’s very pretty 🙂

    xxx

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  31. megibubu
    August 26, 2009 at 7:59 am (10 years ago)

    You’ve got always so good photos 🙂 and I like Your style!! Dress is amazing…

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  32. bisou-joue
    August 26, 2009 at 8:18 am (10 years ago)

    your gladiator sandals are stunning !

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  33. Antonio Barros
    August 26, 2009 at 9:09 am (10 years ago)

    Amazing pictures! You look gorgeous in all! I wish I had a polaroid of you in my blog too! 🙂

    the singular

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  34. Laura
    August 26, 2009 at 9:37 am (10 years ago)

    Love the textures in all your clothes, always perfect!!

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  35. Any
    August 26, 2009 at 9:57 am (10 years ago)

    I love the skirt and top! And I´m jealous that you´re in Greece and I´m not 🙂

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  36. Karoline
    August 26, 2009 at 10:07 am (10 years ago)

    I love the first outfit, so simple, so gorgeous and so romantic at the beach.

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  37. Mcmaris
    August 26, 2009 at 10:29 am (10 years ago)

    I love the first outfit, but i LOVEEEEE the leather skirt and the gladiators!! So fitting for Greece. Your pics and scenery is just to die for!

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  38. indie
    August 26, 2009 at 10:42 am (10 years ago)

    So jealous of you, here every morning is grey by now…

    the first dress is so sweet, a perfect holiday dress!

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  39. Faridah
    August 26, 2009 at 10:46 am (10 years ago)

    Wow wow wow! Stunnninnng. The images and you. I love how you wear such soft colours and then team them with something striking like a black skirt. xox

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  40. Blan
    August 26, 2009 at 11:01 am (10 years ago)

    hi! you look so pretty with this romantic style. I didn’t know your blog but now, I LOVE IT! so cool 😉

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  41. Marla Singer
    August 26, 2009 at 11:54 am (10 years ago)

    you look adorable! i loe your Antonio Madras silk top. gorgeous <33

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  42. Denise
    August 26, 2009 at 12:20 pm (10 years ago)

    breathtaking!

    lovely, just lovely!

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  43. WJ
    August 26, 2009 at 12:22 pm (10 years ago)

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  44. WJ
    August 26, 2009 at 12:35 pm (10 years ago)

    Lovely outfit and the photos just keep getting better and better. One small thing though, I wish you didn’t post so many photos at once because it takes ages to load and a lot of the times they are pretty similar. I think if you pick out a few really outstanding photos you could make a more cohesive post! That said I really enjoy your little ‘editorials’, looking forward to seeing what you will be putting together for autumn. xxx

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  45. Claudia
    August 26, 2009 at 12:41 pm (10 years ago)

    your outfits are amazing as are these pictures!

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  46. Anika
    August 26, 2009 at 2:29 pm (10 years ago)

    I love the dress and those killer gladiator sandals. Oh and the scenery! So beautiful, the pictures with you and that backdrop are divine!!

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  47. Wynne Prasetyo
    August 26, 2009 at 2:39 pm (10 years ago)

    I’m so much in love with that pretty skirt. You must’ve been the prettiest girl on that beach (:

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  48. Eden
    August 26, 2009 at 2:46 pm (10 years ago)

    you never fail to inspire. as always, looking incredibly beautiful here!

    much love

    eden

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  49. miss a.
    August 26, 2009 at 3:45 pm (10 years ago)

    The silk top is amazing! The weather looks gorge, and you seem to be having a great time. Enjoy your vacay! We work too much as it is.

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  50. ellevictoire
    August 26, 2009 at 4:53 pm (10 years ago)

    absolutely stunning pictures. those gladiator shoes suit you perfectly! you look so at home in this beautiful place

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  51. YOUTHAGAINSTFASHION
    August 26, 2009 at 5:50 pm (10 years ago)

    OMG I can’t believe you are in Sicily! I live in Sicily…but moving to Florence in few days! I hope you’re enjoyng your time here! You look faboulus!! 🙂

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  52. Vanessa
    August 26, 2009 at 6:48 pm (10 years ago)

    fdsakf your gladiators are amazing. your style reminds me of carrie bradshaw in a way, so inspiring and different!

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  53. J'Adore Fashion
    August 26, 2009 at 7:02 pm (10 years ago)

    those gladiators are too cute!!! nice photos!!xx

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  54. Anonymous
    August 26, 2009 at 7:09 pm (10 years ago)

    Omg i love your clothes, perfection!
    I’d like to know few things. 1: Are you always that skinny or have you been dieting or something? 2: How old are you? 3: Do you wear makeup, if you do, how do you do it? 4: How tall are you?
    Anywayss you look gorgeous. And I love your style!

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  55. Wicked Plum Vintage
    August 26, 2009 at 7:24 pm (10 years ago)

    amm pretty much just in total awe (and totally jealous) of these photos! so dreamy…so earthy…so full of joy…ah! would love to take photos on such inspiring and epic places!

    you should publish a book of these photos!

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  56. Hari K
    August 26, 2009 at 9:51 pm (10 years ago)

    i can’t believe you were in greece!! as a greek i must tell you that your pics were even inspiring for me!
    lot’s of love

    thesohosymposium.blogspot.com

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  57. Hari K
    August 26, 2009 at 9:52 pm (10 years ago)

    i can’t believe you were in Greece! as a Greek i must tell you that your photos were inspiring even for me!
    thanks!

    lot’s of love
    thesohosymposium.blogspot.com

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  58. ***
    August 27, 2009 at 12:23 am (10 years ago)

    The brown shoes and the leather skirt are to die for, the entire outfit is just perfect.

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  59. Vern
    August 27, 2009 at 2:10 am (10 years ago)

    all great looks! perfect for the scorching nyc heat!

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  60. Nerdic..
    August 27, 2009 at 9:02 am (10 years ago)

    Hele mooie fotos, vind vooral het laastste outfitje geweldig!
    X, fashion-nerdic.

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  61. Mila
    August 27, 2009 at 9:15 am (10 years ago)

    Oh i am so jelaous!!!!!!!!!

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  62. Gold Sphere
    August 27, 2009 at 1:17 pm (10 years ago)

    I love this look and your blog is pretty amazing, it is so refreshing to see you having your own style

    Reply
  63. Red Lipstick Style
    August 27, 2009 at 3:12 pm (10 years ago)

    Really liking the silk top and the sandals, sooooo adorable! Greece, how exciting, i so want to go.

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  64. aimy
    August 27, 2009 at 8:00 pm (10 years ago)

    I. Love. Your. Sandals.

    It looks like you are having a great time!

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  65. fashionispoison
    August 27, 2009 at 8:23 pm (10 years ago)

    looks like you’re having a great time!

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  66. sexyinthecity
    August 27, 2009 at 8:39 pm (10 years ago)

    Wow, both outfits are amazing!!
    and the pics are so beautiful!

    xx

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  67. Fashion Cappuccino
    August 27, 2009 at 8:58 pm (10 years ago)

    I really love the pictures!! So romantic! xxoxoxo

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  68. Atenea
    August 27, 2009 at 11:16 pm (10 years ago)

    Ohhh are you in Greece? I am jealous too 🙂 Greece is one of my favorite countries, but I have never been… I love the light of the photos, and the photos with the columns at the back!!!
    Kisses

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  69. eli presentacion
    August 27, 2009 at 11:24 pm (10 years ago)

    your shoes give me a new DIY ideaaaa 😉 xoxo

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  70. agacior89
    August 28, 2009 at 8:44 am (10 years ago)

    Blond girls in white dresses look especially lovely, like some kind of a fairy 🙂

    Reply
  71. Taylor Sterling
    August 29, 2009 at 6:00 am (10 years ago)

    your pics are amazing. You look so beautiful!

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  72. Cha
    August 30, 2009 at 9:18 am (10 years ago)

    Amazing Photos ! Congrats dear Cocorosa, so beautiful as always ;D

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  73. Slanelle
    August 30, 2009 at 12:01 pm (10 years ago)

    this photoshoot is fantastic!

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  74. rossovelvet
    August 30, 2009 at 1:26 pm (10 years ago)

    Your top is Marras ? Lucky girl !
    You should’ve been the girl in Gladiator, you’re perfect ! x)
    I cannot exprime how inspiring and ‘sensitive’ your outfits are, really !

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  75. Josefine
    September 7, 2009 at 3:36 pm (10 years ago)

    god, really beautiful pics! 🙂

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