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October 24, 2010

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Dress: H&M, Hat: Shotwell, Shoes: Value Village, Purse: BCBG, Foxtail: Gift

There are certain memories from when you were little that you really remember. Your first time on a bike, playing with your barbies, birthday parties at chuckie cheese….and getting your first pair of doc martens. The last memory…I remember much more vividly than the rest.

I remember an older girl in my split class had a maroon pair of Doc Martens and I thought they were just the coolest things. My mom and I looked everywhere for them…and couldn’t find them in my size-like so many ‘cool’ things that I wanted when i was growing up. Man does it ever suck being a borderline smurf and being the shortest and smallest person in your grade. You are really limited. Thankfully my mom and I discovered the best loop hole ever.. that made finding all the cool things like Belbottom jeans and Surf style wind breakers much easier–The Kid’s Department.

They were my favourite shoes for a long time…until I finally grew and size 4 did not cut it anymore.

A few weeks ago, however, I scored a pair of Doc Marten Inspired boots. Adult size. Although, they are not official doc’s, they make me feel me nostalgic ( a feeling I always like), a little taller ( i’m still short) and ….badass.

8 Comments

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  • Reply tonia fashion tour October 24, 2010 at 12:40 pm

    i loovee your boots!!!

    xxx

  • Reply A.Co October 24, 2010 at 2:43 pm

    Yessssssss! I SO remember getting my Docs – what a feeling.

    A few weeks ago, while on the phone with my mom, I said, ‘Hey, are my Doc Martens at your house?’ and she goes, ‘Oh god… DEARRR!!! (calling my dad) She wants her Doc Martens again’. Hahaha. Sadly, haven’t found them (as they WOULD still fit).

    A.Co @ A.Co est. 1984

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  • Reply moncler jackets October 29, 2010 at 7:35 am

    great boots

  • Reply Emily and Abigail October 31, 2010 at 5:50 pm

    lusting this dress!! Theres something so nostalgic about polka dot dresses 🙂 Love the pics. Now following you on bloglovin’

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  • Reply Clara March 16, 2011 at 11:00 pm

    I just came across your blog, I saw this post, I love these pictures!

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