Tuesday, 20 March 2012

Balconies and Afternoons


Serious about balconies. 


Skirt- Forever 21
Blouse- Mind Code

Necklaces- Vintage
Cuff- H&M
Hat- H&M



As Montréal warms, so too does my apartment, whose heat is managed not by me, but rather, a wizard behind a curtain somewhere by the name of Silvio, who never quite mastered the lexical nuances of English, French, or seemingly any language for which I might have a chance at finding a translator. Landlords.

But la-di-da, look what does come with the apartment!: a beautiful balcony just off my bedroom upon which to lounge, laugh, and spend languid afternoons forgetting all about midday classes and snapping light-imbued photos of the day's apparel.


I picked up this camel-hued maxi after drastically over-wearing the same one in black throughout the winter, and I tend to pair this white chiffon blouse with absolutely everything. Quite sadly, this fabulous floppy-brimmed hat from H&M is far floppier than it once was after an unfortunate encounter with a sudden rainstorm. The brim now functions a bit like horse blinders when donned in a crowd.

That being said, wishing you balmy days...

6 comments:

  1. Thanks for your comments!!
    I love your hat!

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    1. Hi Cris!

      Thank you! I'm attempting to find a way to revive the stiffness of the brim, but so far the solution is eluding me!

      xx.

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    1. Thank you! I'm certain the people on the street enjoyed the show..

      xx.

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  3. Sounds like a fair trade - balcony for comfortable living conditions! Montreal has such a beautiful European feel to it, I bet your apartment is beautiful...

    These photos are gorgeous.

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    1. This is true! The crown mouldings and high ceilings help counterbalance the stifling heat, for the most part. Most being the operative word- ha.

      And thank you!

      xx.

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