THE dress

Now I’m going to tell you the (love)story about me and the dress of my dreams. I saw it for the first time at Zara in Oslo and I knew we were meant to be! I went ahead and ordered online – my dress was supposed to arrive after 2-6 days – after one week they still hadn’t sent it. This annoyed me so much so I decided to cancel my order and I went look for the dress in the shops here instead…
I was starting to get quite stressed after visiting three different Zara shops and still no trace of my dress… I was almost about to give up, then I saw the dress on a mannequins in one of the shops. I asked a girl who was working there if they had any more, she went to look, no they didn’t, everything was sold out… I asked if I could buy the dress that was on the mannequin and she said no, she was not allowed to do that…
At this point I was really about to give up, then it hit me, I’m a ‘gay magnet’ (my boyfriend invented that word), gay guys tend to love me (and I love them) so I went to one of the gay guys working there, explained the situation(in French!) and put on my biggest smile… 10 minutes later I walked out of Zara with the dress of my dreams! :)
This dress is so comfortable and chic and can be used for both daytime and nighttime with the right accessory.
I really love the spring/summer collection at Zara, it is exactly the style that I love and if I could I would buy everything there.

Hope you’re having a lovely weekend beauties! :) I’ll spend it working on my assignment…

Hanne Sagstuen

Norwegian New Yorker Hanne Sagstuen a fashion model, art director and editor in chief. Beautylovin is the website where she shares her take on life, travel, beauty and everything in between.

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Comments

  1. Raquel

    I love you dress =D
    AND your make-up looks perfect: what are yu wearing on this pic? foundation, blusher, bronzer e/s tell us ALL!!! =D

    xx Raquel =)

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      Hanne

      Thank you sweetie!! :) I’m wearing foundation (a new favorite – post coming soon) and a bronzer from Make Up For Ever! :D

      Xx

  2. Raquel

    I absolutely love the Make Up For Ever HD Foundation :) and last thursday I bought my 1st HD blush which I also loved =)
    What specific bronzer are you wearing? It really suits you! :)
    Can’t wait for the upcoming post on that misterious foundation ;)

    xx raquel

  3. G.

    The dress is absolutely gorgeous ! You were right to persist, it looks so good on you :)
    I have never been a Zara girl, but for a few months I find a lot of beautiful pieces there ! Totally changed my mind about this shop :)

  4. Margot

    La robe est vraiment sublime ! c’est comme si elle avait été faite pour toi ! Tu as bien de la chance d’avoir des contacts , la robe de mes rêves m’est passé sous le nez il y a quelques mois malheureusement , je lui cherche donc une remplacante ! Bonne continuation et continue ton blog il est vraiment bien :)

  5. Clare @ The Blossom Shed

    I ADORE this dress, but it’s sold out everywhere here in the US – now I really wish I could find it, bc it looks just gorgeous on you:)

    I love Zara’s spring collection – all the shimmery tweeds and mint greens!

  6. Anya

    The dress is amazing! Actually I’ve got it too :) a week ago I just couldn’t resist buying it as it’s so gorgeus! Your make up is stunning! If you kindly could do a tutorial, please?

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