Tuesday, July 31, 2012

Shadow of the wind

Shirt: vintage, chez thrift, Bolton, ON
Skirt: Mom's
Belt: Thrifted
Purse: Yours Now Mine, new vintage store in Bolton, ON
Necklace: Available here in my store
Earrings: Available here in my store
Bracelet: Available here in my store
How was everyone's weekend? I was recuperating from my girls getaway cottage weekend yesterday. It was slow in the Hattitude studio. Can you believe a cottage full of girls and we did not snap any photos! Hard to believe eh?

I started reading a superb book, Shadow of the wind, by Carlos Ruiz Zafon. Has anyone read it? I was in a reading slump for a good 4 or 5 months, actually putting down books after 50 pages and I NEVER do that. I just could not find a good one. Finally this one has peaked my interest. I've been known to be a book worm, so for me not to be voraciously reading a novel is quite unheard of. 
Do you have any recommendations? What's on your book shelf?


  1. I have never read that book, I may have to look into it, I am in a bit of a reading slump but I've been so busy with school.
    I love your floral top, it's so pretty!! And that maxi skirt is perfect for summer

  2. This outfit is just perfect!

  3. I just love your style! you are so cute and this outfit looks comfortable, adorable and like you could wear it pretty much anywhere :) As for books... I'm really into urban fantasies right now and currently reading the Kate Daniel series by Ilona Andrews, it's a great read!

    Oh, My

  4. love this look, very whimsical, reminds me of the prose of dh lawrence.... speaking of book recommendations, "lady chatterly's love" and "women in love" are fantastic!

    i just finished "the road" by cormac mccarthy.... very heavy and very dark, but one of the most beautiful books, in all senses of the word, i have read in years. his writing is exquisite!


  5. So, so pretty!

    xo Jennifer


  6. A weekend at the cottage sounds really quaint and delightful! I think I could use another getaway about now. As always you look like you stepped straight off the pages of a beautiful storybook. I love the whole outfit and especially all the accessories.

    I've been on a reading hiatus as well. I really need to pick up a good book again, but most of my free time these days is consumed with writing music or learning to play my ukelele better...haha. Hope you have a wonderful week Hattie!

    xo Marisa

  7. Ahhhh the details on that purse are absolutely perfect - I love it! You have sick style ;)


  8. Love how long and lean that skirt makes your body.

    Yay! for a good new book too; I recently just started a series that really gripped me (The Game of Thrones Books...)

  9. I love your style. You're so gorgeous! Very nice blog. You got yuorself a new follower!(: Check out mine if you wish to do so from a fella curly head!


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