(This time, I'm going to add some different angles & bonus photos. Well, it is Christmas...)
For the 2008 Everything's Jumpin' Christmas swing dance in Kingston I wore a two-piece candy-cane striped playsuit & skirt. I couldn't remember the brand last year, but I can confirm it was by Miss Hussy, a now defunct Aussie brand. I 'met' the owner again on Facebook this year, in a vintage group. Small world!
This repro velvet dress from Able Grable (also sadly gone) from 2009 has been a festive winner for many subsequent years. Here's me and my bro, looking young - he's now more grown-up than me, being married and with a 1 year old little girl.
There don't seem to be any pictures of me from Christmas 2010. Obviously I have no idea what I wore... but I do have some photos of my 30s inspired gown from the New Sheridan Christmas party that year, with Bethan & Jeni looking EXTREMELY young!
Just before Christmas 2011, I took some photos for King's Ginger around St James.
That ASOS jumpsuit makes regular appearances to this day.
On Christmas Day itself, I wore a jumpsuit, and ended up looking like this on our traditional walk.
Posing in my best pal's shop in a festive Rocket Originals jumper...
Bonus festive pics of my babes Jeni & I doing a photoshoot at the Imperial War Museum. Honestly, I've been so privileged in my life.
This picture of me with Percy Pig in a Santa hat deserves a special mention.
As does the Christmas cat face.
2013's Heyday Christmas Fleur (plus my then-tiny cousin), which will be worn at some point over the holidays this year too and...
2014's Heyday Holly Berry Fleur dress, which will also make a comeback.
As you might gather from my infrequent blogs, I've kinda fallen out of love with having my photo taken in recent times. I didn't get any photos of myself last Christmas, except this one. Bit of a different vibe, but more 'me' as I am currently!
I think that's enough narcissism for one post/year. See you all in 2017? Stay sexy, everyone.