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mrs. dalloway is all about a party that clarissa dalloway is hurrying to prepare. it takes place in one day and follows her around london as she ties up some loose ends and thinks on her life choices, particularly her marriage. the story also follows septimus w. smith who suffers from post traumatic stress disorder after world war i. septimus seeks help for his troubles and when his attempts were dismissed, he is driven to suicide. his death becomes a topic of conversation at clarissa’s party between acquaintances and she quietly admires his actions. there’s a lot more to mrs. dalloway than meets the eye but i’ll let you figure the rest out. set in 1923 london, you can imagine the clothing was pretty amazing and that lovely style could easily carry on today. i highly recommend reading this one.
1: errands around londontown: cape by tory burch, dress by prada, shoes by dries van noten
2: i could’ve married peter, i totally could have: coat and bag by dries van noten, shirt by chloe, skirt by louis vuitton, shoes and socks by marc jacobs
3: party time: dress and tights by oscar de la renta, shoes by dries van noten

p.s. thanks to all of you who suggested her, great call.

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I want to reread mrs. dalloway. also I want that party dress. and to go to a fancy dinner party. 

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    Words cannot describe how much I want these outfits…
  3. dilemmabovary reblogged this from textbook and added:
    I want to reread mrs. dalloway. also I want that party dress. and to go to a fancy dinner party.
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  6. whatdouwantfromme reblogged this from textbook and added:
    cape by tory burch, dress by prada, shoes by dries van noten 2: coat and bag by dries van noten, shirt by chloe, skirt...
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  8. neurosesftw reblogged this from elsi and added:
    So nerdy and weird and I LOVE it.
  9. heykata reblogged this from textbook and added:
    Really great call!
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    Perfection.
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    Love Mrs Dalloway! Great idea
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    Please follow this tumblr if you love this. It is wonderful.
  16. sarazucker said: love, love, love. printing this out when i get home.
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