12. the grass is always greener/winner of giveaway.


these self portraits were taken in between jobs when i had a break.

the grass is really greener on the other side, as after i finished making dvds and building a website, christmas was relaxing and fun!
going to sydney as well on wednesday for a week break which i'm looking forward to.

i love summer holidays. time to relax, travel and spend time with friends and family.

what's your favourite part of summer/winter?
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onto other things, after putting all the entrants into a hat and pulling out a blog name (i know i know old fashioned way of deciding!) i now have a winner.

.....drum roll.....

the winner is Maria from 'Avenue M' (http://www.avenuemaria.blogspot.com/)

her blog is gorgeous, especially for the vintage lovers out there. very cute! congrats Maria, your bunny DIY kit and disposable camera are on their way ;)
thankyou to everyone who entered, much appreciated!

xx

64 comments:

  1. Oh, I love your hair! The outfit is perfectly structured too. You have the quirkiest fashion sense and it's so refreshing!
    Thanks for the lovely mention, I can't wait to receive the vintage bunny kit and camera... too cute for words!
    xo Maria

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  2. Congrats to her!
    I love your outfit tho :)
    xo

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  3. The grass might be greener on the other side, but it cannot match your dress' gorgeous colors. Love the poses.

    Have a Great New Year!

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  4. your green sweater looks so cool - love the colour! and the dress is cute too :)

    btw, I love all holidays and vacations, doesn't matter what season it is. the problem is I have only 28 days to spend on vacations every year..

    Maiken/
    Maikeni blogi - part of me

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  5. love the outfit. Would love for us to follow each other

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  6. love your outfit!^^

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  7. Lovely dear =)

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    www.theprincesslittlebox.blogspot.com

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  8. i love that pleated skirt. great post!

    xx
    Alexa
    http://brightandsassy.blogspot.com/

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  9. Loved the outfit, nice colors :)

    Nice blog, I'm following :)

    xoxo
    http://iamsokitty.blogspot.com/

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  10. I'm you follower nº 353, in case if there's an error with GFC :/

    xoxo
    http://iamsokitty.blogspot.com/

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  11. love the color combination of your outfit. Very cute!

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  12. the blouse and the skirt from the 1. picture - great! we like

    X the cookies
    samecookiesdifferent.blogspot.com

    have a visit

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  13. Love the way shirt collar is peeping out! gorgeous..
    I am following your blog now. Please check out mine and tell me what do you think of it. Any feedback will be appreciated!
    If you like it, please fell free to follow:-)

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  14. I am completely in love with your outfit, the color of the skirt and sweater look so gorgeous together! Love your blog and now following, maybe you'll have time to visit my blog:)

    Kisses,
    Annabelle
    http://vivaluxury.blogspot.com

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  15. I am so in love with your dress! Really cute photos!

    http://foodfashionandflow.blogspot.com/

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  16. I really like your skirt!! ;) Kisses! S.

    http://lepetitruemazagran.blogspot.com/

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  17. Lovely blog girl!
    Nice skirt this isss.
    xo.
    http://fromhatstoheels.blogspot.com/

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  18. Thanks so much for stopping by to say hi on my new blog! love yours and following back :)
    Yay!! for sydney over the summer break, miss it so much, spent nye past 2 years there, its cold here in the USA :( Have a loverly aussie summer holidays!!
    Monica - Le Chic World xo

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  19. i'm happy your christmas was relaxing and fun! what i like the most about winter is christmas, haha. ;)

    p.s. i like your outfit! it's equal parts preppy and edgy. :D

    <3, Mimi
    http://whatmimiwrites.blogspot.com/

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  20. You've got an amazing blog! I love your style a lot :-)! You're outfit looks beautiful.

    Anna,
    www.StyleMakes-Sense.blogspot.com

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  21. awesome blog love your header! this outfit is too cute

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  22. you have a nice blog too !
    we are following you but you dont follow us ?
    thank you for the comment on our blog :*

    hugs

    Marlene and Sophia

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  23. Great look! Loving the navy-green colours combo! And the mix of feminine & boyish pieces!

    Xx

    Alexandra

    www.fashion-bridge.blogspot.com

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  24. HAPPY NEW YEAR!!!!!!
    BEAUTIFUL BLOG....
    NOW I'M FOLLOWING YOU...FOLLOW MY BLOG YOU TOO ;-)))
    A BIG KISS!!!!!!

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  25. happy new year!
    i've just discovered ur blog, lovely skirt :)
    take a look at mine and follow it if u like it!
    kisses from Spain,
    S

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  26. this look is just gorgeous x what a lovely little blog

    take a peep. my new blog
    http://artichoke--heart.blogspot.com/

    if you like, follow! and i shall do the same
    x

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  27. i love your outfit!
    the colour of the sweater is gorgeous <3
    xxx

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  28. Lovely blog.
    http://xtheperfectmess.blogspot.com

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  29. I love your green sweater! very pretty!

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  30. darling thank you for the comment! of course i shall follow back via bloglovin, please do same x

    come back soon
    x

    http://artichoke--heart.blogspot.com/

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  31. adore your blog and what you blog about :) now following you xx

    http://t-mareeclothing.blogspot.com

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  32. I like the combo of the pale green with deep blue, works very nicely together :-)

    You have cool stuff on here so I'm adding you to my google follow..let's talk soon!

    Hugs from NYC
    TravelDesignery.com

    .

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  33. Cute outfit! My family lives in Brisband and I lived in Perth when I was going through high school! Thanks for visiting my blog :) I'm following yours too!

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  34. haha thanks for following, it would be an honor to follow back ^_^ my favorite part of summer/winter would be the time off i get from school, hahah X)

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  35. already following you lovely :) love your blog xx

    http://t-mareeclothing.blogspot.com

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  36. Thanks for following. I followed back :)

    throughthelooking--glass.blogspot.com

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  37. I loved the outfit!!!

    I'm following you now!!

    http://anita-vai-as-compras.blogspot.com/

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  38. thanks for dropping by..

    I must say,I do love your outfit.. color of the sweater is so subtle.so pretty.

    I followed back..

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  39. Wow! Really pretty - you are lucky to be in Australia because, at this time of the year, where I love (In England) you could not wear what you're wearing without freezing half death (and I don't need to tell you that that is unpleasant! ;)

    I love the retro style of the outfit (the plait on the side goes really well) as well as the very pretty and soft colour of the jumper... not to mention the beautiful dress and stunning circular sunglasses. Everything looks really good with your lovely face and beautiful, dark hair.

    On a last note, this is a good blog and I encourage you too keep up the great work. :D

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  40. Woah! You have such great taste in fashion. Thank you for the nice comment on my blog. I will be sure to follow you back of course :) I cannot wait for your next post! You look gorgeous!

    mypurplerunway.blogspot.com

    -N

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  41. nice post, i really like youre blog, im i follow you now :D

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  42. Of course I'm following you :)
    I love your skirt*
    xoxo telmasofiia.blogspot.com

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  44. beautiful photos !

    come for a visit, and if you like sign as follower on bloglovin and GFC ....I'll follow back

    ave

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  45. loving the color coordination...

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  46. love that first pleated skirt

    -Erica
    http://allaboutitt.blogspot.com/

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  47. love this look! sooo cute and pretty!!!! congrats to the winner!! :)

    thanks so much for your sweet comment and for following! im followingyour wonderful blog now too :)

    katslovefashion.blogspot.com

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  48. I love your quirky style, it suits you :)

    Jessie

    CopperGarden.blogspot.com
    @CopperGardenx

    xxx

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  49. Love the skirt!! Thank you so much for visiting and following me, ps I followed you back :) xx


    http://hellyeahfashionblog.blogspot.com/

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  50. nice outfit!!
    xx gii
    http://futurefashionindependent.blogspot.com/
    below!

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  51. you have such a lovely blog! Thankyou for checking mine out :)
    I'm now following you xxx

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  52. love that skirt!

    http://forallthatjas.blogspot.com/

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  53. I'm loving this look, great combination with navy!!
    Thank u for commenting on my blog, u're so welcome there!!!
    kisses

    Jelena
    glamfabchameleon.blogspot.com

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  54. love your outfit ! nice blog !! xx

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  55. Look is perfect, I love worker's boots!!!!

    Thank U 4 following me, I make the same:)

    Greetings:))

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