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Goth Ballerina does Halloween


Hi guys,

It’s just a quick one from me as I’m extremely tired and can barely function. Last night was Halloween fun and I had deliberated for ages before, what I was going to dress up as. I finally decided that I didn’t want have to buy anything specifically for Halloween, so wanted to make an outfit out of items I already had.

Enter ‘Goth Ballerina’! I only had to buy the fangs to complete my outfit, and it was the perfect last piece of the Halloween puzzle. I only have an Instagram picture to show which shows the calm before the storm, i.e. before I left the house! Really sorry there isn’t a full-length pic, I was far too dishevelled by the time I remembered I had to take one. The other pictures from last night will not be published under any circumstances and will be deleted once I’m done giggling at them ;p

I had fuuuuuuuun. When my friend asked if I would help him DJ, I thought I’d be behind the decks for the entire night; but he was good to me and I only ended up doing a couple of hours. Being with friends in a comfortable environment rather than the pretense and often awkwardness of a club is the only way I’d want to spend one of my favourite nights of the year.

Basque: Ann Summers
Petticoat: Hell Bunny (via Soho’s Clothing)
Tights: Boots
Slingback Shoes: Clarks
Fangs: eBay

I hope you guys had as much fun as I did. Can’t wait to see all your Halloween themed blog posts!

‘til next time.

Love and hugs,
Isha
xxx

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