ONE OF THOSE IMPORTANT MEMORIES TICKED OFF

ice cream, big girl, ballerina
►►► Ballerina after the shows keeping her sugar levels in check. So proud of this girl we were celebrating with more colour and falvour than we had room for. 




























































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It was two rainy days of an early July when effortless meant nothing to us. It was about vibrant shots of colour and all the satin features a little girl dreams of or talks about without pausing in case you aren't familiar with a five year old and her clutter of thought. This was such a fun time for everybody involved or not - after almost a year of pirouetting and spinning in all adequate directions, Nadia's first ballet performance in Alice in Wonderland as a bear picnic attendant and a skipping bunny was delightful to watch. I made sure I told absolutely everybody about the show and hoped I was kind enough not to end up too many conversations with covering a variety of topics on the progress of stage set-up, arm movements or elaborate updos intended to stay immaculate for at least the first interval of the show but not necessarily. Some people were more than grateful I did so ;) The atmosphere was great, Nadia looked super stunning in her lilac dress but the full make up needed for the purpose of avoiding the light on stage to drain the colour from her face never returned after the first show. I suppose having it done once and touched up so many times was too much devotion for a little girl. And I liked her that way, with cheeks of a natural pink, shiny eyes without pigmented sparkles.  

So this is my ballerina as of early July, in well-crafted gown to be worn on all occasions after the show, most recently at a breakfast table and on late evening bike rides. I guess not having enough time to devote to fashion (as there are other things to dedicate energy to when you're five) but still wanting to look good means throwing the most glamorous fabric on and be ready for an adventure. Don't tell me you wouldn't do just the same.   

ballet, one of those important memories, ballerina

ballet, alice in wonderland, kids fashion


16 comments:

  1. Such a great experience, great show and beautiful Ballerina just before our 3 week holiday to Poland. Well Done my Love! xxx

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  2. She is just beautiful! I would have loved to see her perform. :)

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    1. It was great to see her perform, Lindsay. She was smiling, waving with other girls to the audience. xx

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  3. Super cool little baby princess!
    Un abbraccio,
    Eva e Valentina The AnarCHIC

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  4. Wow..she is lookin so pretty :)

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  5. She is so lovely! Her eyes are amazing!
    XO
    Jeanne
    http://fashionmusingsdiary.blogspot.fr

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  6. oh she looks beautiful. I'm sure you must be super proud

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  7. so adorable!! she's a natural!

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  8. Omg Nadia looks so pretty and adorable. I love ballet and would've loved to see her. Do you have a video?

    xx

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    1. Not yet, Mira but we can't wait when the video is ready to watch xx

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  9. cute!
    xo

    http://devsnochaos.blogspot.fr/

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  10. Oh my goodness how gorgeous is your little ballerina girl! She has such a beautiful smile!

    Paula
    My beauty and lifestyle blog

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  11. beautiful
    http://melodyjacob1.blogspot.com/

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  12. Oh that's so sweet, congrats to your little girl!
    I remember when my 5 year old niece performed for the first time, I was so proud I was crying! <3 xo
    http://stylesensemoments.blogspot.com/

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  13. Thank you for all your sweet comments xxx

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