OOTD: Green Turtleneck

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I still remember a lovely light grey/blue turtleneck jumper I had around 10 years ago, and now wish I had saved it even though I thought I’d never wear a turtleneck again! But somehow history always repeats itself and here I am dressed in one – and very much liking it. Especially the lovely dark green colour. They’re so practical too, keeping you warm in the windy and cold Burgh 🙂

Charity Shopping

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Hola!

As I mentioned in my last post, I have bought a few things since moving here…But mostly second hand. Have a look at my findings:

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I really liked the colour of the top that is from one of the big high street stores. I think it goes well with this 90s denim skirt I bought in a second hand shop years ago.

A Few Favourite Second Hand Pieces

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charitymap

This is a map of the charity shops in Edinburgh, as you can see there are quite a few – way more than in Helsinki. Since I’ve been here I’ve visited several already, and must admit that I haven’t been able to resist buying a thing or two…But it’s ok since it is so cheap, right?! And the money goes to charity!

I Made a Dress!!

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Happy Monday folks!

I just have to share my weekend project with the world, because I am so proud of myself 🙂 A friend of mine turned 30 yesterday, and since I wanted to give her something a little more special I decided to make her a dress – with no dressmaking experience…After hours of blood, sweat and tears (and a wee bit of help from my boyfriend’s mum) I present this to you: