Monday, January 15, 2007

Pink Wishes and Dreams

I don't really like most pastel colors. I find that they fade into the crowd, and they look far too reminiscent of the sickly Easter-wear of my childhood. But lately, I have developed an attraction to dusty, ballerina pinks. I haven't the foggiest notion as to why, seeing as I don't dance and I've never been particularly fond of pink before. Perhaps it's that dreamy Piscean nature that I can't seem to avoid, no matter how much I insist to myself that I am a perfectly articulate and analytical girl who does not buy into astrology. Well, for whatever reason, I think these gentle, ethereal shades of pink look so very feminine and touchable. I don't think I even own anything in light pink, but it looks as if I won't be able to avoid this for much longer.





Is that enough saccharine for one day?

Maddy

(From top: Valentino, Alisha Louise, Delias)




8 comments:

molly said...

i agree, i own nothing pink and i feel bizarre wearing pink...i do have a sort of salmon coloured shirt, but it has a skull on it so i feel that cancels any pink-ness out

Alison said...

Oooo I really like the dresses, I nevery thought of ballet slipper pink as more than a nail polish shade...

holly said...

those models look painful.
i look shit in pink, it's probably because i'm asian

holly said...

and my skin tone is strange (sorry, i had to do that in two comments, i pressed publish by accident)

holly said...

ooh, thanks for the suggestion, i'm going to link you!

holly said...

also (sorry to bombard you with comments) but i think we have some great stuff in that colour in the shop.
you should check out urban outfitters sometime

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alluretone said...

valentino basically perfected the color pink and the ballerina style in his spring collection.