Friday, October 16, 2009

I'm Having a Cuckoo Fashion Moment.



So as you guys might recall, my mother is from a lovely town in Germany called W├╝rzburg. Growing up I always had dirndls and I have to say I have such a fondness for 'em. When I saw this adorable line by Dainty June I was smitten! The names of the garments are almost as cute as the clothes themselves.









I mean the "Schnitzel Dress"?? How cute is that. This had me on the prowl for other modern clothing that was trachten-inspired ("tracht" is the Bavarian & Austrian style of dress often including dirndls and lederhosen). Take a look at these cuties from German brand Ploom:






And then when I was browsing the ever-adorable Draw Pilgrim, she had her own Bavarian moment and TOTALLY reminded me of these adorable little weather houses. We had one of these when I was growing up and it's a humidity detector that lets you know when it looks like rain! Can you stand the cuteness??




I don't know about you, but I'm ready for a big ol stein of beer right about now. HAPPY FRIDAY!

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Oooooh psssst! I also love this crazy cuckoo clock ring from Anna Sheffield! You can get it at Target.

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6 comments:

  1. Love these picture. The ring is very unique. Really? At Target? I can get one :)

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  2. Love the clothes from Dainty June! Wish I had the guts to wear colored stockings though.

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  3. Great pictures! Maybe you're interested in this:
    www.lolapaltinger.com

    designer Lola Paltinger is pretty popular right now in Germany for her modern take on the dirndl. Her personal style is also pretty cute:
    www.styleclicker.net/2008/04/01/family-protrait-munich-frauenplatz/

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  4. My Owl Barn: YES! Target! I'm constantly looking waiting for it to go on sale. Hee.

    Cookie Cutter: Aw you would look smashing in colored stockings. Truly!

    Karen; oooh i love this lola paltinger! so cute! the link to her personal style isn't working, but her site is! thank you!!

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  5. Cute so adorable thanks for sharing.you can also check my cowboy boots

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