because i can

lacy VII

I took these photos a month ago yesterday. Even Cernunnos is scratching his horns over why I never posted them. I love the outfit, and I love the slightly surreal, thoroughly witchified setting. But I tried at least three times to pull these together into a coherent post, and it just wasn’t coming. And now I’m thinking that I just plain don’t have much to say about these pictures. There’s not much words can add here, really. Sometimes I’m tired of making statements. Sometimes dragging up deeper meaning behind every glance of light and turn of phrase stops being astute and becomes unbearably, obnoxiously po-mo. Hell, the fact that I just unironically used “po-mo” in a sentence is a testament to my analysis lobe needing a break. Enjoy some beauty for the sake of beauty. Enjoy a pretty outfit on a pink-haired witch, and I’ll be back soon with your regularly scheduled pretension.

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It’s delightful to find two pieces that were clearly meant to go together – e.g. this dress and blouse. The silhouettes match seamlessly, and the black-and-white is classic, but the textures are just different enough to keep things interesting.

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My friend Lizzie took this one. Thank her instagram filter for the sepia. A storm’s a-coming.

lacy VIII

Dress, Blouse, Boots, & Brooch: Battery Street Jeans Tights: Gifted

3 Comments

  1. Beautiful layering ❤ The lace overlay is perfect! ^_^ By the way, thanks for the sweet comment you left on my blog! I appreciate it! I enjoyed flipping through your styles. It's dramatic and different. You're gorgeous! I look forward to following more of your posts on Bloglovin'

    Cheers! ❤

    – Anna

    http://www.melodicthriftychic.com

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