I just can’t wait for it to be Spring

spring floral dress

Please say you sang the title in the tune of “I Just Can’t Wait To Be King” from The Lion King, because other than my ramblings, my awful puns are all you’ll get out of this post.

I just really want it to be Spring. Like properly Spring. With blossom trees and blue skies. Not just saying it’s technically spring, while the central heating is still nearly on full.

I know how much we’re all fed up of the British weather. After dealing with the -14 temperatures in Prague, I never thought I’d be cold again. But wind and snow is a little different to a sunny day with a cold chill.

Also, I can’t be the only one who’s reaction to the weather is completely different when I’m on holiday?? Like being freezing at home sucks, but put me in a different city and I’m loving it.

But now I’m so ready for Spring.

Winter is too cold and summer is too hot. Spring and autumn are the good middle ground seasons.

Everything feels fresher when we hit spring. I think it’s the sudden jump in brightness. From short days to long and from few flowers to hundreds. The days are so much lighter and colourful.

Spring is definitely my favourite, but I feel the same about autumn. The natural colours all around are what I adore. It’s the transition seasons that I have a soft spot for.

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spring, vintage dress

I feel like I can be the freest with my style in these months. Big coats all zipped up aren’t needed. Layer after layer is a no no. Colourful tees, midi skirts and pretty dresses can come out and I feel like I can dress exactly how I want. Without having to worry about being too cold or too hot.

There’s some pieces in my wardrobe that I miss wearing so much. I’ve been feeling a little bored with my style lately, so when I can finally get out all my favourite warmer clothes, I’ll be buzzing.

I only bought this vintage dress last weekend but I’m soooo excited to wear it. I wasn’t sure about it at first because of the shape of it – v necks aren’t usually that flattering on me. And the pattern made me a little nervous, but I was so pleasantly surprised once I’d tried it on!!

It’s a bit big but I think that adds some weird edge to it. I can’t wait to try out different looks with it. It’s gonna be a challenge but one I’m welcoming with open arms because agh, it’s so pretty! And just perfect for spring.

6 Comments

  1. First off I TOTALLY sang to the title of your post, secondly, I am in desperate need of Spring too! I live in the US, but my area is still cold and just recently, it snowed on the first official day of Spring. I needed Spring since yesterday because I own a couple of dresses I’ve been dying to wear, but the weather hasn’t been great for me to break into them. Speaking of dresses, I am loving yours! It fits so well on you, and I can’t wait to see what other fashion items you’ll be wearing when the weather gets warmer.

    1. YES! That’s the best thing you could’ve said, haha. It’s so disappointing when the weather just won’t get nice, isn’t it?! It’s been snowing so much here in the UK too and there’s more coming this weekend apparently…

      Thank you! I hope Spring comes for you soon so you can wear all those pretty dresses!!

  2. I so sang the title to this post 😂
    I must say I prefer summer (more so abroad than England) but I do love spring. Especially seeing all the lovely flowers beginning to bloom with their lovely colours.
    That dress is lovely! You can’t beat a bit of vintage, and it would be perfect for the warmer part of Autumn too!

    Aimsy xoxo

    1. Yay! That’s my day made, haha!!

      I totally get that. I do enjoy summer but being ginger I have to stay in the shade a lot… The flowers blooming is probably my favourite part of Spring!

      Thank you, lovely!

  3. Love that dress! I am really loving longer length skirts and dresses at the moment. I’m hoping now the clocks have changed, with all the new light coming it should be getting a bit warmer! As a Londoner, it was quite exciting to get snow twice within the same month but it was too cold!

    Ellyn x | Life Of A Beauty Nerd

    1. Thank you! Yeah, it was quite warm today actually but I know it’s set to get cold again soon. I agree, my dog loved all the snow we’ve been having, haha! But yeah, I’ve had enough cold weather now

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