Wednesday, 10 July 2013

cowboys, Indians and acoustic guitar songs


I'm back after a fun weekend and a laid-back Monday and Tuesday with actual summer temperatures. These outfit pics were taken last week before the weather got summery, hence the black tights. I couldn't wait to wear this sunny yellow skirt for the first time! Bought it in the Peek & Cloppenburg sale some months ago but wasn't sure if the balloon shape would flatter my legs. Well my legs are not the bomb in it, but it looks okay enough to wear it out, so I paired it with my new denim shirt and my favourite summer shoes, the Minnetonkas. Also added the horse-print scarf to match the cowboys and Indians theme of the shirt and shoes.
To raise the issue of summer weather again I have to say that either the German summer has become more bearable, or my body has changed somehow because I noticed that I sweat less than in the years before and I seem to be able to handle the heat much better. Not as many insect bites as in the years before, also not as much prickly heat and less massive sweating. Am I becoming a summer person after all? Well, no not really, I still love me my freezing cold winters. But it's amazing to experience how things can get better after you've been convinced for your whole life that they wouldn't.
In other terms I'm not that grumpy anymore because of the temperatures and I like it.
Alright, normally my post would end here after the tried and tested structure of photo-text-photos-text-photos, BUT today I stumbled upon a really awesome Youtube Channel I'd like to share in case there are people out there who are as obsessed about good acoustic guitar songs as I am. There are not many videos online there, but the few you can see there are so awesome! The bands are probably not that common among most of my readers, but if you like Defeater or Make, Do And Mend like me, you'll like this channel!
It's called Porchsessions, click your way over to have a look, it's really cool!
Here are my two favourite videos, really really lovely acoustic songs!
Imagine sitting on the porch of a little beach house with a straw hat, sunglasses, a cold drink and these acoustic songs in your ear - beautiful...

Hope you liked this. I adore all of the videos on this channel and will be listening to them for the next couple of weeks minimum.

Have a lovely day!

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  1. I love this look!! That button up is so perfect with the bright yellow skirt. And your patterned skirt is lovely. You look fantastic :)

  2. How pretty!! I have a similar yellow linen skirt with that shape..but without the bow -- and I love it!! The only thing is that it gets kind of wrinkly because of the material :(

    I love that second to last photo..the close-up of your scarf/top/skirt. So pretty!!

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  3. love that bow skirt!!! so cute!! great scarf too!

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  4. I'm following you on bloglovina and GFC!

  5. sieht richtig toll aus - ich mags immer wie du farben kombinierst!

  6. Omg, you're so critical of yourself! That skirt is perfect on you and by itself, I just love balloon shaped anything!:) And the color is pretty amazing too, it's loud and I love that too.:D

  7. Danke fürs kommentieren, ich weiß das sehr zu schätzen!
    Voll tolles Outfit, der Rock ist super und die schuhe sowieso. Daumen hoch!

    Dir noch einen tollen Tag,

  8. I'm so in love with this combi love your blouse and bright yellow bow skirt is girly yet fun great styling hun

  9. Dieser Rock ist halt schon der absolute Hammer!! <3
    Mir gefällt die ganze Kombi total gut - erstmal finde ich Blau und Gelb zusammen richtig gut und der Mustermix mit dem Schal ist dir auch klasse gelungen! :)

    Du siehst, ich bin ganz hin und weg! :)

    Liebst, Sara.

  10. The right word is STUNNING.

    You know to be so elegant and stylish.

    Would you like follow each other? I'll be sooo glad =) Let me know

  11. That skirt is so cute, and I love your shoes <333


  12. AH!
    Deine Haare, dein Outfit!!! <3
    Oke, ich finde dich nun NOCH cooler. :D

  13. Danke für deinen lieben Kommentar, ich habe mich sehr gefreut :) Und deine Schuhe sind sehr süß! <3

    Liebst, ina

  14. Love the shirt and that stud bracelet is gorgeous!

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  15. Klasse Outfit!
    Dein Style finde ich wirklich toll!
    Der Rock hat so eine super Farben!
    Ich werde dir ab jetzt folgen... vielleicht hast du ja Lust mal auf meinem Blog vorbeizuschauen ;)
    Können uns ja gegenseitig folgen

    LG Franzi

  16. Love this new skirt of yours! The color and the bow are just fantastic! Great look!
    Not very often do I hear someone say that they love winter! LOL!
    Thanks for posting the awesome acoustic videos!


  17. So süüüüüüssss!!!! :)
    Ich finde den Look so toll!!! Der Roch ist schön und die Bluse passt so gut dazu :)
    Danke dir für das liebe Kommentar!! <3

  18. beautiful look dear and I just love your shirt <3

  19. Love your choice of colors, and mixing of prints!


  20. Sehr stimmiges Outfit! Die Farben stehen dir ausgezeichnet <3

    Wünsche dir ein happy WE!

  21. aww i love this look! so playful and fresh <3


  22. you are pure perfection <3

  23. love your shirt and skirt! looking stunning <3

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  24. Such a cute skirt & I think the shape suits you :)!

  25. Hot weather makes me grumpy too so I definitely know where you're coming from!

    You look so cute in this outfit. I love the moccasins worn in the summer time. For whatever reason I always see them as a cold-weather shoe, but I love this. Your skirt is also super adorable and fun!

  26. really really love ur hair!!

  27. I love discovering new music to listen to! It's like Christmas, haha.

    I love the skirt, it's an amazing colour!

    Corinne x

  28. Your skirt is gorgeous! Yellow is the best colour, and it looks brilliant with your top :) I'm glad you're enjoying summer a bit more! xx

  29. minnetonkas are great investments. Enjoyed ur acoustic choices babe.

  30. I love the blue and yellow! Your new blonde hair is delightful, too!

  31. You are the first person I know who actually likes winter. Living in Canada and being the subject of truly cruel winters, I loathe winters, though surprisingly, I do like fall attire. Your skirt is so, so adorable! I love the bow and the beautiful electric color!!


  32. Lovely photos and beautiful look!

  33. Hi!! :)
    I really like your blog and your style!
    I´m following you :)
    maybe if you want, you could visit my blog too,
    and if you like it, follow me back!

  34. Reading these so long after they were posted is a little hilarious. Isn't it convenient that you're able to handle heat better now?? ;)


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