Sunday, November 2, 2008

Bettie Page had Style!




Thought I would take a few minutes out of my ETD sale shopping and show off this little 1940's Bettie Page look.

This bold red white and blue dress has some beautiful hand drawn details! Check out the small blue bow at the neck - it gives it such a sweet innocent look and the red buttons are a stand out! I must admit the slim fitted waist is flawless (I do have a fondness for system skirts). The colors are fun, bold and will make you stand out in a crowd! This dress is a keeper.

I did go with a Bettie Page hair (bangs which are trim and stand out).

Hair - >FD Hair, Simone
Dress - Ingenue, Sweetiepie by the amazing Betty Doyle ($150L$!)
Skin - Fleur Vivant Buff Paon 2, I don't think this one is available any longer but you can't go wrong with any Fleur skin.
Bracelet - *ICING* Princess Pearl Bracelet, freebie which comes in white - I tinted it red.
Shoes - shiny things - Tuxedo pump - red
Manicure - The Body Politik - Ivory Smoke Manicure
Eyes - *Sin Skins* Intense Obsidian Eyes
Lashes - *Sin Skins* Portia Lashes
Seamed Stockings - No.9 Nylons Vintage (4straps) *navy15black*

3 comments:

Masha said...

Hi! I love the dress but didn't see an attribution/SLURL at the end of the blog? Could you share where you found it?

Cheers!
-M

Rachel said...

oops - the dress is at Ingenue and I have updated the post to add the SURL.

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