London cropped Tee; TopShop, Lilac bodycon dress; TopShop, Boots; Frye

So yeah, the dress was way more see-through then I thought, you know; everything’s fine in front of the mirror but the outside its a whole different story..

I’m still “desperatly seeking” a simple skin colored (note; not see-through tube) dress that I can wear under everything.. somehow they only come around being shape shifting, shape lifting, shape whatever-ing, looking like the most uncomfortable architectural corsets, or overly lace and yes see-through.. no I’m looking for a very simple stretchy tube that’s uhm actually invisible..

The Frye boots get better and better while being worn, I remember being so disappointed when I just got them and they still looked brand new, I guess with boots the quality of the leather must be good in order for that nicely worn feel..

Right now I’m really eying the All Saints chalk boots but I still have a hard time visualizing how they would turn out and a hard time figuring out which ones I like the most; these, these or these, or stick with the damisi model in chalk suede (that I already have in black leather) hmmm

91 Comments on fuckyeahlilacdreams

  1. Glenda C
    July 9, 2010 at 2:14 pm (10 years ago)

    i like it!

  2. Carmen
    July 9, 2010 at 2:36 pm (10 years ago)

    Stunning outfit!


  3. Noelia
    July 9, 2010 at 2:38 pm (10 years ago)

    I like it!!


  4. Emilie
    July 9, 2010 at 2:47 pm (10 years ago)

    Great look!
    The bodycon dress is amazing!

  5. heleen
    July 9, 2010 at 2:53 pm (10 years ago)

    Kan American Apparel je geen raad bieden voor het perfecte bodycon jurkje? Grappig ook, net toen ik je blog laadde sprong “Lilac Wine” van Jeff Buckley op. Toeval? Of magie?

  6. Nrrrd Grrrl
    July 9, 2010 at 2:59 pm (10 years ago)

    I just bought some boots almost exactly like the all saints ones you pictured and I have no idea how to wear them either. You can check out some of my (possibly) failed attempts when they get here and maybe together we can figure out a cute outfit. I was thinking light denim cutoffs and an oversized silk blouse, but that’s pretty damn boring.

    Love this outfit, by the way. You always look amazing.

  7. laura_t11
    July 9, 2010 at 3:05 pm (10 years ago)

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  8. little moon lover
    July 9, 2010 at 3:44 pm (10 years ago)

    reminds me of the 90’s grunge look.. I love to pair up cute white lace things with black fierce pieces.. like those boots and black tee over the dress.. great combo

  9. dear kate
    July 9, 2010 at 4:02 pm (10 years ago)

    what a fun look! great look.

  10. Elana and Naomi
    July 9, 2010 at 4:23 pm (10 years ago)

    How about these bodycons?:


    Hope these dresses are helpful!

    also I think you will love this store:

  11. missrantsypants
    July 9, 2010 at 5:06 pm (10 years ago)

    haha, I hate when you try on something and decide it’s not see through, and then you get outside and its like – whoah!

  12. kiss me quick
    July 9, 2010 at 5:24 pm (10 years ago)

    your such a great inspiration. I love that your always smiling on your posts.

    xxx kissmequick

  13. GreenTease
    July 9, 2010 at 5:26 pm (10 years ago)

    Fabulous look!!! Rockin T and the dres… totally hip.

  14. Alice
    July 9, 2010 at 7:06 pm (10 years ago)

    You look pretty ^^

  15. Kookie B.
    July 9, 2010 at 8:08 pm (10 years ago)

    oh my goodness. that lace bodycon dress is too precious! you look hot, my dear! hot!

  16. jamie-lee
    July 9, 2010 at 9:53 pm (10 years ago)

    that is an interesting way to style your dress!
    I have been looking for the perfect slip too – whenevr I seem to find one they are always in large sizes though 🙁

  17. Dana
    July 10, 2010 at 12:19 am (10 years ago)

    Wow. Love the outfit. Adventurous and very stylish!! Wish I was able to look as good as you in that outfit. You wear it well.
    Have a great weekend.

  18. Anonymous
    July 10, 2010 at 1:17 am (10 years ago)

    Love this tee!

  19. pammm.
    July 10, 2010 at 1:34 am (10 years ago)

    Beautiful dress!
    I like it!

  20. Kiki
    July 10, 2010 at 2:30 am (10 years ago)

    The dress is pretty and I like your shoes1

  21. Chloe Scheffe
    July 10, 2010 at 5:54 am (10 years ago)

    I vote Suede Military Cuff Boot.

  22. kingaaaa
    July 10, 2010 at 7:45 am (10 years ago)

    nice mix of styles. 🙂

  23. Sugar Kane
    July 10, 2010 at 9:46 am (10 years ago)

    The perfect easy and rock look!
    I can say your style is unique of its kind.

  24. Emmi
    July 10, 2010 at 10:28 am (10 years ago)

    Looks prefect on you! Cute but rock!((:

  25. Miss Woody
    July 10, 2010 at 9:11 pm (10 years ago)

    love your skirt so much !

  26. Blue Note
    July 11, 2010 at 12:11 am (10 years ago)

    girl you look fantastic! and lovely weather! it’s raining all the time where I live so I get jealous every time I see pictures taken in the sun

  27. aleksandra
    July 11, 2010 at 8:27 am (10 years ago)

    Love that outfit 😉 shoes are to die for.

  28. Carissa
    July 11, 2010 at 7:31 pm (10 years ago)

    the bodycon dress looks super nice with all the details in it! and you combined it pretty nice with the tee!

  29. Carissa
    July 11, 2010 at 7:31 pm (10 years ago)

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  30. the gorgeous
    July 12, 2010 at 9:36 am (10 years ago)

    that combination is killer babe!

  31. nrah.
    July 12, 2010 at 9:56 am (10 years ago)

    cute 🙂

  32. Nadine2point0
    July 12, 2010 at 12:37 pm (10 years ago)

    Love your boots. You have a great blog here!

  33. moded'amour
    July 12, 2010 at 12:58 pm (10 years ago)

    Great outfit! love your boots.

  34. Marie
    July 12, 2010 at 5:24 pm (10 years ago)

    like it, ALOT!

  35. menina raposa
    July 13, 2010 at 1:04 am (10 years ago)

    adore this combination of the lace and tee! and the boots? the cherry on top!
    always amazing!

  36. Rose
    July 13, 2010 at 2:51 am (10 years ago)

    i know what you mean, it can be so hard to find something simple these days…
    however, personally, i love the look of this dress… those focus lines on it are great!

  37. Jessica
    July 13, 2010 at 4:31 am (10 years ago)

    You always mix things so well. The nude body con dress pairs nicely underneath the crop top.

    And I recently went to the All Saints store in Soho and loving everything in there. Although it’s all a bit out my price range. My sister did fall in love with their boots because of the distressing details on them.

  38. rae
    July 13, 2010 at 5:31 am (10 years ago)

    you are so cute it just makes me smile to read your posts.
    love, jess 🙂

  39. iole
    July 13, 2010 at 7:19 am (10 years ago)

    stopping by, to say hi! so gorgeous!
    love iole

  40. Nadia DI$COUNT
    July 13, 2010 at 11:07 am (10 years ago)

    Just found your blog… looks like I’m a bit slow. I love your consistently gorgeous photos and outfits. This one is especially great. xo

  41. Chantel
    July 13, 2010 at 8:11 pm (10 years ago)

    This outfit is awesome! Just the right amount of Pretty and Punk! love your blog, following from now on!

  42. Closet Hound
    July 14, 2010 at 2:04 am (10 years ago)

    I am adoring your outfit. Love the top with that lace dress. But I agree, it is very difficult to find slips that aren’t spanx, or actually slips, lol. And yes, agreed – leather just gets better with age. Those Frye boots are looking absolutely darling now.


  43. Call Us Mesdemoiselles
    July 14, 2010 at 4:09 am (10 years ago)

    love how you paired a nice delicate dress with a cropped tee! makes a total different look and it looks absolutely great

  44. Marina & Carmen
    July 14, 2010 at 11:52 am (10 years ago)

    I absolutely love your blog!
    i’m a new follower from spain!

  45. Marina & Carmen
    July 14, 2010 at 11:52 am (10 years ago)

    I absolutely love your blog!
    i’m a new follower from spain!

  46. 6roove
    July 14, 2010 at 10:31 pm (10 years ago)

    love that look! it’s like essence of great “old” Cocorosa’s style :))
    rebellious contrast!

    Watching the waves

  47. DEA
    July 17, 2010 at 4:42 pm (10 years ago)

    Those boots…………………… I will be super happy if one day I find them in MY closet.

  48. tenisharayshel
    August 1, 2010 at 8:31 pm (9 years ago)

    i love everything about this outfit 🙂


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