DARK MERMAID

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HAIR CLIP(*)- MEGAN MCMINN

SEASHELL NECKLACE(*)- CHICWISH

BLACK WEDGES(*)- ELLA-TINO

DRESS(*)- JOVONNA LONDON

SEASHELL BAG- CHARITY SHOP

These photos were kind of inspired by Lana Del Rey’s Met Ball outfit you can see HERE. She looked like a Dark Vampire or Mermaid I loved it so much, you rarely get to see her Dark Rock and Roll Style. I got this dress from Jovonna London, its new in and you can see it HERE. It cost sixty pounds but looks so perfect for the Red Carpet or a Special Event. They have so many other well made unique pieces such as Cecille Dress and Cookie Blouse. I paired it with my Sea Shell Necklace from Chicwish and a Shell Shaped Bag from a Charity Shop. They are my favourite pieces ever they went well with the Sparkly Underskirt. My favourite part of this dress was the Floaty Skirt, every time the wind blowed the Skirt would dance around my feet and I felt like I was in the amid of a stormy beach. The see through Chiffon Pleated Skirt enhances the Mermaid theme to the dress and for a short Lady like myself ( 4’9 ) a size 8 was just about right, If I wanted to I could of take an inch on the bottom because it was dragging on the floor, even with six inch wedges.

The locations I went to were an Old Green Barn that I found whilst walking the Dogs the other day, I thought it belonged to the Farmer but to my surprised it was owned by this old couple with the amazing magical garden. I don’t think I’ve quite told you about it! I saw this shallow pond in someones garden through the hedge row on my walk and I looked more closely too my surprise there were so many rose bushes and a dainty green house and vegetable patches, wild flowers everywhere and a little bench right by the pond. It looked like the Secret Garden and I wished I could take photos there! Whilst I was minding my own business taking these photos an old frail man wondered up to the fence and asked me who I was. I had to explain to him everything and I don’t think he quite understood me. But anyway he offered me that I could take photos in his garden I really wanted to but didn’t want to look intrusive after all this barn actually belonged to him!! I went about my business and tried to get out there asap I feel so rude when people catch me taking photos on their properties. So I resorted to the Lane and the Churchyard. I hope you enjoy these photos they are something a bit darker from my usual airy fairy photos but I feel its good and no human being can be living in a happy fairytale all the time.

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21 Comments

  1. Tori Bonaventura
    August 1, 2012 / 4:42 pm

    Stunning dress! Such a unique look, I love it. :)xo, Torihttp://generationscollective.blogspot.com/

  2. Karin (Wunderlust)
    August 1, 2012 / 5:03 pm

    Ahh the dress is incredible! I def want one, I saw a cream one that is just as gorgeous xxx

  3. HayleyMG
    August 1, 2012 / 5:32 pm

    such cool photos! the dress is absolutely beautiful! You look great in the photos aswell ๐Ÿ™‚ Hayley xxwww.addictionstoshopping.blogspot.com

  4. SafiyaMarie
    August 1, 2012 / 5:36 pm

    I really love these shots, I like how you used sea foam subtly in the photos ๐Ÿ™‚ you look lovely :)http://safiya-marie.blogspot.co.uk/

  5. Sandy Joe
    August 1, 2012 / 5:47 pm

    This is beyond dreamy. Very witchay.x The Pretty Secrets

  6. Vintage-Fashion
    August 1, 2012 / 8:14 pm

    I love your bubbly foam filter over the photos! Looking beautiful as always lady xx

  7. Polly Bland
    August 2, 2012 / 5:48 pm

    amazing! I love this dress!! ๐Ÿ˜€ You look so magical… as you always do :)love, polly

  8. Anonymous
    August 2, 2012 / 10:06 pm

    Charlotte, who takes your photos?

  9. Anonymous
    August 3, 2012 / 5:34 am

    you are beautiful, you always take such dreamy photos, this outfit is stunning. i love the sequins on your skirt and everything about your blog.X janehttp://thetaleoftwobuttons.blogspot.com

  10. Eda.
    August 4, 2012 / 9:19 pm

    Such fabulous styling darling – love your dressEda โ™ฅCandyfloss Curls, Cupcakes & CoutureFollow me on twitter โ™ฅ

  11. Midwest Muse
    August 5, 2012 / 12:43 am

    You are absolutely stunning and beautiful. I love your hair and how editorialish these photos are!

  12. Michaela Scalisi
    August 5, 2012 / 8:23 pm

    awesome dress!!xx

  13. rach.
    August 7, 2012 / 3:12 am

    what a fun post! lovely blog too, can't wait to read more girl! love, rach.www.so–hi.blogspot.com

  14. Anonymous
    August 7, 2012 / 6:11 pm

    This dress is outstanding. Enough said ๐Ÿ™‚ xox

  15. Constance
    August 7, 2012 / 8:09 pm

    gorgeous dress! And this village looks so amazing!!Is that where you live/?

  16. Clara Turbay
    August 8, 2012 / 1:07 am

    Beautiful expressions of taste.

  17. Alice
    August 8, 2012 / 12:59 pm

    You look gorgeous! That dress is lovely and I love the way you've styled it. Absolutely adore your blog ๐Ÿ™‚ Alice โ™ฅ

  18. Charlotte Caprice
    September 26, 2012 / 7:08 pm

    I LOVE THIS!!!!!!!!!! you are talented and beautiful<33333

  19. Charlotte Caprice
    September 26, 2012 / 7:10 pm

    I LOVE THIS!!!!!!!!!! you are talented and beautiful<33333

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