3 March 2014

Check Mate

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outfit of the day 42

Jacket- F&F
Skirt- H&M (similar one here)
Necklace, socks and boots- Primark
 
Not going to lie....these photos came with tears!! I think I have come to the realisation that I prefer being behind the camera rather than in front of it. I have always been happy with my body for as long as I can remember but I really hate close up pictures of my face. It is a strange one because when I look at myself in the mirror I feel ok but when I look at pictures of myself I cringe. This is why I wear sunglasses in a lot of my outfit posts....rain or shine!
I am going to work on this, maybe I need to take more relaxed photos rather than posey ones where I am trying and failing to pull off the 'straight from a magazine cover' model look! I think a lot of my self confidence issues surfaced when my anxiety was really bad 2 years ago. Does anyone else feel like this or am I alone???
 
On a side note, I am very happy with the new top I purchased in the kids section of New Look!! Either kids are super tall these days or I am just really small, but I am not complaining because small means cheap and I bagged this gorgeous gingham number for £7.99.
 
Hope you all had a nice weekend.


 

11 comments:

  1. I love this outfit, the skirt/skort is fabulous xx

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  2. i was just about to comment saying how beautiful you looked and then i read what you'd written. everyone is their own worst critic, i think you look gorgeous and should definitely stay in front of the camera!!

    lots of love xxxxxx

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  3. Loving Gingham for this season and this styling is fab hun! xx

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  4. Gorgeous outfit - I adore the skirt x

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  5. Look at your tiny little waist! This is an uber cool look, styled perfectly. Girl you are a FOX! You have such a beautiful face and I'm not just saying it. Sometimes I hate my face too, I think it's natural to feel like that now and again. I definitely want to start taking more natural photos, it's something I'm going to work on!

    Tara xo

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  6. that necklace is beauts and love the skirt, you look gorgeous too (I know you won't believe me, but you really do) x

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  7. i love this! i always feel the same about my pictures too i think its natural xxx

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  8. You and your outfit both look lovely. Your checked gingham New Look top looks great styled with your F&F jacket, H&M skirt and that pretty Primark necklace. You have a very pretty face. I hope you feel more relaxed for future photoshoots. I'm sure your smile is beautiful.

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  9. I'm in love with this outfit, you look great!
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