Creating my happy life on the other side of fear.

Thursday, 15 January 2015

Style, Hermione Granger edition

For two days in a row, we had beautiful, spooky fog. The kind where you can still see the sun shining through, creating the most eerie, yet peaceful atmosphere. It makes you wish that you are not a muggle after all, but are getting that letter from Hogwarts any day now.
Don't ask me to see photos - it saddens me to say that I completely missed the boat on that one. I blame it on work and life, stealing precious fog-shooting opportunities. 

I still had Harry Potter on my mind when I woke up on Wednesday. My hair was particularly bushy that day, due to a 24-hour braid followed by a day of a messy bun. A potent mixture!
Who else has bushy hair? Why, Hermione Granger of course! I decided to take Hermione as inspiration for this particular photo shoot. And you know what? I feel smarter already. 

Hermione Granger style
Hanging out with Crookshanks.
Always with her nose in books.
Practicing spells


Dress: ModCloth (no longer available) (similar); jacket: very old, bought it in Germany (similar); tights: Joe Fresh; boots: Target (similar); toque and scarf: gifts from friend (she knitted them herself!); gloves: gift (similar); glasses: Joseph Marc from Clearly Contacts

Yikes, those boots are dirty!
If only I knew a spell that cleans them.

Do you love Harry Potter? If you do, have you ever tried impersonating Hermione for a day? It's exhausting, those books are heavy! (Fun fact: The books I used as props are actual school books, left over from x-ray school.)






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  1. Love this! Adorable really. I love Harry Potter too. I recently did a movie marathon and have had it on my mind. I think it is going to be time for a re-read soon!

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  2. Beautiful!
    Merci
    www.chic-on-thrift.blogspot.com

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  3. Way to help me start off the day with a smile! I don't know what's cuter, your outfit or the "Expecto Patronum" and your "wand"! Haha I love the connection with Harry Potter - my favorite books/movies!
    ~ Samantha
    PS Now what would Farm Guy have to say about Ron??? ;)

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  4. Love the au naturelle look of the boots! and P.s. is that Merill's and MQM? haha!
    -Linds

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  5. Aw, I'm a Potter fan and it's nice to see fashions inspired by something/someone you like. Where's your Gryffindor scarf though? :D

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  6. You know I love anything Harry Potter. You look terrific, Hermione, err, I mean, Miriam. :)

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  7. Okay how totally adorable are you?! Love your creativity, your whimsy, and your cute sense of style, Miriam!
    OXOX
    Dawn Lucy
    http://fashionshouldbefun.blogspot.com

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  8. I love the lace, the cutre patterned tights, I am a fan of patterned tights, the jacket, and how it all works so ecclecticly together!
    from the link up
    please stop by, jess xx
    http://www.elegantlydressedandstylish.com

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    1. Thank you so much Jessica! I love patterned tights as well, it's one of the best things about winter! ;-)

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  9. Love this look. thanks so much for linking up hope to see you Thursday

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  10. AMA"(Ask Me Anything
    )" No matter where you go,there you are.

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