OOTD :: of beauty, beast and books

11.13.14

11.13.14

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My favorite Disney princess is Belle from Beauty and the Beast.

I am definitely not a Disney person – my American animation tastes lean more toward Pixar – but if compelled to showcase one for Cartoon week, I’d have to admit to having an affinity for Belle.

Because this:

https://secure.static.tumblr.com/9069797315f37722c73fc60b5bb7750c/prjd76k/V9Xn2z84f/tumblr_static_belle-library-ladder.jpg

and this:

https://i1.wp.com/images.fanpop.com/images/image_uploads/Belle-and-her-book-all-princesses-590177_720_480.jpg

and this:https://myclosetcatalogue.files.wordpress.com/2014/11/69e8e-bellebooks.jpg

and the fact that she’s got dark hair and an indefatigable go-getter personality and a penchant for blue. Sound like anyone you know?

So yeah. This dress from eShakti – all $5 of it after multiple gift certificates and coupon codes – is all kinds of Belle goodness. Just look at that fit and flare construction! That modest neckline that allows for a crisp white button up underlayer! The pockets! Swoon!

And I don’t even need a princely beast to make my life complete. Just gimme more books!

 

:: Just the facts, ma’am ::
Dress – eShakti
Underlayer – Merona @ Target
Pumps – Janine @ Payless

:: Linking ::
Style to Inspire @ Rhea Etcetera

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13 thoughts on “OOTD :: of beauty, beast and books

  1. That’s some fantastic casual cosplay right there. ❤ I love Disney, and Belle is my favorite too, but I bet you knew that already. 😀
    When I was younger, multiple people said I looked like Snow White, and my little girl totally looks like post haircut Rapunzel.

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