Monday, 27 June 2011

A fantabulous windswept Wellington day!

As I mentioned yesterday, I went for a windy walk on Sunday afternoon. Saturday was VERY SUNNY here and the boyfriend and I chilled out on the balcony all afternoon. (More of this please Wellington!!) However, Sunday was back to winter...but I liked it!

We went for a walk to Red Rocks - one of the first long walks I ever did here in NZ. If you walk all of the way, there is a seal colony at the end. We didn't go that far because it was too windy, but enjoyed blowing the cobwebs out of our heads!

The sea was SOO rough!

And to celebrate the fact that I got another use out of my Mum's coat.....(first debuted here)

The bf finally got the action shot!!
And here's a close up. Just for you. Special hood 'n all!!
Last night I added a coupla more things to my Etsy shop! I am planning MY FIRST EVER GIVEAWAY and will be announcing it tomorrow! I am VERY excited, so hope you are too. 
Have a great day!


  1. You are so good to brave the weather! I keep planning a walk, but the cold FRIGHTENS me back inside!! ha! It's the LA-girl in me! The coat looks fab, love the color!

  2. You look all warm and snug in that coat! :)
    For some reason you in that coat reminds me of Patrick the starfish from spongebob squarepants - in a good way!!! Sooo cute :)
    So excited for your giveaway - I will definitely be entering!
    Off to check out your new items in the Etsy store now ;)


  3. that is an adorable jacket! must be quite useful in the weather! love these photos, so very pretty. i was born in Auckland so i remeber how beautiful NZ is :)


  4. wow sadie it looks so beautiful! and you should DEFINITELY doa list of things to do before you leave nz :-) x

  5. WOW, looks pretty amazing over there! You look super cute in your coat :)


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  7. great photos the place looks amazing you look adorable, thanks so much for the comment hopefully you can go back to the UK to visit soon you must miss it! I'm hoping in july i can get a weekend away before school starts!

  8. There is something just so magical about walking in the wind..!! Ok, I will admit that when I feel like I"m having a good hair day, I get frustrated with the wind because it inevitably messes everything up, but aside from those instances, I really love when the wind blows really strongly! And hooray for mom's coat! I love to "borrow" (::cough:: keep ::cough::) things from my mom ;P


  9. It looks so beautiful there... although it does look a little cold. I received your parcel today and will post about it tomorrow. THANK YOU so much for all the wonderful gifts. I have never felted before and may have to try now. :)
    I love the bracelet and brooch. SIMPLY Beautiful! Thanks you so much. I hope you receive your package soon. I can't wait to see what you think.

  10. This looks amazing... I want to visit!

    All the best, Angel

  11. I love the coat and your action shot made me smile :-). That sea looks so rough though, it must have been super windy!


  12. Lovely and fun photos, you look so cuuute. xx

  13. cute pictures. I wish I could live by the water too

  14. Beautiful close-up shot, amazing views & yes very windy! :D


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