23.2.09

What I Wore 20 & 21.02.09

This is the first time I've been out two nights in a week for ages! And by 'out' I mean home by about 12.30. I will stop before I sound too much like a nanna. Although this week I will be doing it again! Eep! Will I turn into the next Cory Kennedy or some such character?

Friday night was Boy and my friend's (and Em's brother! WOAH SMALL WORLD) birthday at Tiger Lil's. Usually I hate going there because a) it is super crowded and b) I always go on a Friday when people are dressed from work and I am wearing something ridiculous like a prom dress and tiara. But this time the party was in a private booth and of course I had the wonderful Em & Reece to keep me company!
Dress (new!): Mooloola (from City Beach outlet)
Earrings (hidden): Diva
Shoes: Zu
Purse (I call him Batty): Genki
I gotta be honest, this outfit really doesn't feel like 'me'! I only really wore it so I wouldn't feel too casual when people around me are so dressed up. I did envision wearing this dress with stockings and a cute little cardigan but considering it was about fifty million degrees I had to reconsider. I do love the shoes though, they are some of my favourites to wear out when I have to stand up for a while.
Saturday night was the 20th birthday of one of my best friends. I started off going to her house in Joondalup and ended up in Fremantle, after a TWO HOUR trip. And I am sorry to say that by the time I got into Freo and saw the line for the club she wanted to go to, I instead got my Hungry Jacks from the 24hr place across the road and headed off home.
Dress: Secondhand
Shoes: Zoom
Earrings: Diva
I never know what to wear out to clubs and stuff because I rarely go! I didn't feel like wearing a short tight dress that seems to be favoured by many Perth ladies I saw out and about, so hopefully a vintage bridesmaid's dress was OK?

Can I ask you sartorially blessed ladies (and men!) - what do YOU wear when you go out dancing? I find it hard to get the quirky look I love when I know I will be sweated on and sulking at waiting in line and most likely spilling drinks on myself.

x

10 comments:

  1. You look fab, I particularly like that second dress!

    I usually wear a skirt and top, since dresses fit me weirdly. I like to combine a plain top with a huge polka-dot circle skirt and lots of jewellery, or for more formal occasions I'll wear something short and sparkly!

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  2. wow miss, you look amazing in both of those!

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  3. I'm with amanda on this one! You look gorgeous!!

    & out dancing? Really it's whatever you feel comfortable in. There's nothing worse than getting to 12/1am & feeling like you want to cut your legs off!

    =)

    x

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  4. tara, that blue dress is boobilicious!! lol.

    I always wear shorts or pants to clubs, I never feel comfortable getting my groove on wearing skirts or dresses. this may have something to do with the time I wore my leopard print dress to the club i worked at on my off night and one of my bouncer friends lifted the skirt over my head and flashed my white g-string to everyone. Luckily, it was fairly early in the night. I was wearing 5" heels and I chased him around the bar and down the stairs before tipping my drink over his head.

    Anyway, I go with Liv - wear whatever you're comfy in.

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  5. I was thinking about this yesterday, funnily enough. I have no idea what I would wear to a club! :S But you look lovely in that teal dress, just stunning.

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  6. Oh my goodness Tara, you look A-M-A-Z-I-N-G! The first dress is so gorgeous and chic, and the second dress is absolutely stunning.. the colour is beautiful!

    As for what I wear when I go out, usually something involving sequins ;D But definitely just a pretty dress and some heels, with some ballet flats tucked into my bag for later!

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  7. you look great in both outfits! and i don't know what I'd wear clubbing... i haven't been to a nightclub in over two years, lol... I'm more into the live music scene.

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  8. You looked gorgeous sweets! Oh, prom dress & tiara, you're giving me ideas! <3

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  9. Vixel - Ooh, I like the polka-dot skirt idea! Maybe it will be popping up in an outfit post soon! :P
    amanda - Thank you dear!
    Bambola - Argh I know! That's the worst! But wearing flats out makes me feel so underdressed :P
    Shannon - HAHA! Sorry, it probably wasn't funny. And hee, YOU are the boobilicious lady!
    josephine wayward - Thank you pretty lady!
    a cat of impossible colour - You're lovely! :)
    Miss_Corrine - I have a sequinned dress I might have to bust out next time I go clubbing, it is a very Studio 54 type dress!
    Gem - Me too, that seems easier to dress up for, for some reason?
    Em - Hehe, it would be awesome, yes?

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