Pinup Fashion

Tilly in Vintage Rose | THE PRETTY DRESS COMPANY

Get ready to be transported to a beautiful Tuscan landscape in the heart of Italy…

Actually, it’s just little ole’ Hamilton in New Zealand, approximately 18,000km away from Tuscany!

The Pretty Dress Company has just released a beautiful new print called Vintage Rose in several different styles, and Elizabeth J Pin Up and I were lucky enough to get to shoot it for them!

We decided to road trip down to the Hamilton Gardens to utilize the beautiful themed spaces, and boy-oh-boy was it worth it! Don’t these just look like I’m right bang in the middle of Italy? It’s pretty magical!

I’m going to be blogging 4 different styles in the Vintage Rose print and thought I’d start with an old favourite – the Tilly Prom Dress! The Tilly has a glamourous and dramatic off the shoulder neckline, big bows on the shoulders, full skirt with pleats, full lining, pockets and in-built petticoat.

The Tilly quickly became my favourite dress from The Pretty Dress Company since getting to model other colourways last year. I’m a huge fan of the sass that a off the shoulder style gives, and I think that the bows are the absolute perfect touch!

The Vintage Rose print is a beautiful classic floral, that you can either dress-up like I have in full pinup, or a more simple look with minimal accessories to let the dress speak for itself.

I wear a size 8 in The Pretty Dress Company and the Tilly fits me perfectly. If I was wanting to be really picky, then I could do with a slightly smaller waist, but I do like my dresses to be ultra fitted.

The Tilly Prom Dress is £185 (you WILL see the quality that you are paying for!) and comes in sizes 8 – 18.

Dress | The Pretty Dress Company
Shoes | BAIT Footwear
Hair Flowers | Shazam Pin Up Hair Flowers
Hat | True Vintage
Bangles & Earrings | Splendette

Thank you to my partner in crime Elizabeth J Pin Up Photography for another magical set of images – I’m really looking forward to sharing the rest of the outfits from this shoot!

Dislcaimer: This photoshoot and blog post is sponsored by The Pretty Dress Clothing, but this does not affect my opinions and all statements expressed are honest and my own.

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2 replies »

  1. Such a gorgeous dress, accessories and location. I visited Hamilton gardens a couple of years ago, when I came over to New Zealand from Australia and I loved taking photos and exploring the gardens! 🙂

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