Day 172: Santa Claus

For the third day of Christmas themes, I will take on the most notable of all Christmas iconography in popular culture- Santa Claus. Please note that I hired as a Santa Claus for a friends Christmas Party where I wore this outfit and it wasn’t until people heard me speak that they realised I was a woman…

Day 85: Sophia Loren

  September 20 is Sophia Loren’s birthday. Loren is widely recognized as the most awarded Italian actress. She is also known as one of the sexiest stars to ever grace the silver screen. In honour of this, I have chosen to ATTEMPT to dress up as her.   Photo Credit: Holmes   Red Corset Top:…

Day 29: Little Miss Sunshine

In 2006 on this day Little Miss Sunshine was released. It tells the story of a family determined to get their young daughter into the finals of a beauty pageant, so they take a cross-country trip in their VW bus. With that I have chosen to dress up as Olive in one of the best known scenes…

Day 23: Colombian Independence Day

July 20th celebrates the independence declaration of Colombia from Spain in 1810. So I’ve decided to dress up as the famous Colombian actress, Sofia Vergara from Modern Family. A hard one to really capture, but I think my generic ethnic look coupled with the photo frame (from the Modern Family opening titles) kind of gets me there.  …

Day 22: Minnie Mouse

Did you know that Minnie Mouse wears yellow shoes? I didn’t until I googled her so I could dress up as her for today’s theme. The things you learn! Another interesting fact, I’ve owned the dress I’m wearing since I was 10. That’s right, I was a child fatty (aren’t we all learning today?) Final note: the…

Day 1: Little Red Riding Hood

Welcome!   Today is the first day of a personal challenge where I plan to dress to a different theme everyday for a whole year. Today is also my 26th birthday, a day that should signify my journey WELL into adulthood and maturity…the problem, I’ve never really quite grown up. That is why I thought…