Newbies and tricky treats

Happy Friday buttercups,

how was your week? Mine totally crappy – work related – but hey, the weekend is ahead and an awesome surprise dramatically turned my pouch downside up….read the story at the end of the post….

For starters I’m going to show you some news in my wardrobe: I’d love to know if you like them and to hear your styling proposals!

Chiffon dress
received for review by Persunmall
Little black dress with lasercut hem
purchased at Tezenis
Transparent mini bag
purchased on Asos.com
Bold pattern bomber jacket
purchased on Asos.com
Straight cut jeans
giveaway prize by Fabulous Torture Blog
Fringed clutch
purchased on Asos.com
Damask print leggings
purchase at Tezenis
Suede midi heels
purchased on Asos.com
Cozy knitwear
auntie gift
 

Tricky treats – a true story

Once upon a time, in a frosting filled haven, there lived a beautiful girl, with a penchant for makeup, spice, and everything nice. It was mid of October, and the girl, while sipping at her pumpkin pie coffee, had a super sweet idea: “Good gracious! I will send a Halloween box filled with the sweetest treats to my pink shopaholic friend!”. After gathering all sorts of beauty goodies and sweets, she left her cotton candy house and headed to the post office. The tricky part of the story starts here: the very sweet girl was charged dearly to ship her carefully wrapped package throughout the ocean. But being very generous, she forgot the mishap and consoled herself with a Buttercream Cupcake Beauty Smoothie.
Time went by, Halloween decorations were taken down, but the very sweet girl got no news from her pink shopaholic friend. Rather disappointed, she got lost in contemplation of Archie Comics Resort collection by Charlotte Olympia. 
Christmas was fast approaching, and while decorating her gingerbread mansion with perfectly manicured hands, the beautiful lady got a message from the other end of the ocean: her friend informed her that the gift box was being held hostage at the Customs. They might need to test the beauty treats and taste the scrumptious sweets before releasing the suspicious package! This time the very sweet girl was very crossed: she needed to rest a little on her Candy Cloud Macaron Pillow and massage her temples with some Sweet Creamy Frosting
New Year’s resolutions had been made, and between a hand of Gwen Stefani for OPI starlets and the other, the package was long forgotten. 
But then, something happened. On a cold day at the end of January, Poste Italiane decided that – after all – the mysterious box couldn’t be that dangerous, and against receipt of a pricey reward, the nice post lady was able to deliver the package to a shrieking and jumping pink fashionista.
I know you are reading my very sweet friend, SURPRISE! Thank you thank you thank you! I was moved to tears when I saw the scratched and smashed box bearing your name! Thanks to your thoughtful wrapping, the gifts were safe, except for the chocolates, which look genetically mutated.
I can’t wait to try my brand new Smashbox Primer and Tea Tree Cleanser, and all the other treats!!
Happily pampered ever after. THE END!
 
 
 Tons of love
Yours
Coco
 

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  1. MySecretFashionPoison - January 24, 2014

    Quante belle cosine Coco, il maglioncino mi piace tanto!<br />Buon Venerdì a te!!<br /><br />Viky — <a href="http://mysecretfashionpoison.wordpress.com/&quot; rel="nofollow">MySecretFashionPoison</a>

  2. Jackie Harrison - January 24, 2014

    Great items you have love the dresses the pumpkin candle and do a review on Laura Mercier flawless skin if you can will like to know more about that product thanks. Have an awesome weekend.<br />http://tifi11.blogspot.com

  3. FASHION TALES - January 24, 2014

    Great items, the lasercut dress is my favourite, Can&#39;t wait to see it styled, I&#39;m a fan of Smashbox products as well. Happy weekend. xx/Madison

  4. Rowena @ rolala loves - January 24, 2014

    What fabulous additions! That chiffon dress is so pretty! Glad to hear that Kim&#39;s lovely care package to you finally made it into your hands. That is so crazy about the post but you told the tale wonderfully and Kim is such a sweetheart! Have a great weekend Valeria!<br /><br />Rowena @ <a href="http://rolalaloves.blogspot.com/&quot; rel="nofollow">rolala loves</a>

  5. Emmylou - January 24, 2014

    Sorry to read you had a crappy work week, but oh my! That package was a sure way to brighten up anyone&#39;s day:) <br />Have a great weekend!

  6. Roberta Mirata - January 24, 2014

    tante belle cosineeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeee… fantastiche!<br /><a href="http://rbm-in-metamorphose.blogspot.com&quot; rel="nofollow">METAMORPHOSE CONCEPT</a>

  7. Mari - January 24, 2014

    quante begli acquisti!Mi piace l&#39;abito Tezenis!<br /><br />buon week end http://emiliasalentoeffettomoda.altervista.org/matrimonio-perfetto-primi-sogni-k-way/<br />grazie<br />Mari

  8. Selina Kyle - January 24, 2014

    Those dresses are lovely! i just want em all!<br /><br /><a href="http://longdistancecollegelove.blogspot.com/&quot; rel="nofollow">Relationships.College.Love</a>

  9. Elisa Cesarini - January 24, 2014

    Oddio il primo abito è qualcosa di magnificooo!!!<br />Adoro anche la clutch trasparente!<br />baci<br />www.blackstarstyle.com

  10. The Dainty Dolls House - January 24, 2014

    Gorgeous new additions doll &amp; I am happy your box finally reached you…I know who this is from too ;D Enjoy it all doll, it&#39;s so wonderful to have such beautiful friends xxx

  11. Demi Mist - January 24, 2014

    I&#39;m glad your story had a happy end!<br />Nice purchases, especially the cute clutch!<br /><br />P.S.I have a giveaway on my blog

  12. Lia Crystal - January 24, 2014

    That´s wonderful items. I love your purple shoes and black pants with pattern. :)<br /><a href="fashionhappenss.blogspot.sk" title="fashionhappenss.blogspot.sk" rel="nofollow">Fashion Happenss</a>

  13. C. - January 24, 2014

    My favorites are both from Asos 🙂 The bomber jacket and the heels :)<br /><br /><a href="http://www.strawberryshortskirt.com&quot; rel="nofollow">Strawberry Short Skirt</a>

  14. shineonsilver - January 24, 2014

    Oh , lovely dress! xx<br /><br />www.shineonsilver.blogspot.com

  15. Alice - January 24, 2014

    mi piace tantissimo l&#39;abito e i leggings di tezenis :D<br /><br />

  16. Manhattan Image and Style - January 24, 2014

    Great items!! I totally love the dresses and those fav shoes! ;)<br /><br />Diana<br />www.ManhattanImageandStyle.com<br />New Outfit Post: A Knee High Kind of Day

  17. Echeveau JH - January 24, 2014

    First dress very beautiful!<br />Child resembling spring very good!<br />http://echeveau.blogspot.com

  18. Shannon Boyce - January 24, 2014

    I&#39;m sorry to hear about your bad work week. Unfortunately, I relate! I love everything here….especially that black dress. The details are beautiful.<br /><a href="http://the-creationofbeauty.blogspot.com&quot; rel="nofollow">the-creationofbeauty.blogspot.com</a>

  19. Sandra - January 24, 2014

    All of your new finds are gorgeous and you will wear them all beautifully, as you always are dressed so beautifully! I look forward to seeing you wear them – what a story too! the poor parcel held hostage! I&#39;m so happy it finally finished it&#39;s journey where it should have, and what lovely treats too! have a wonderful weekend x x x

  20. ELISA - January 24, 2014

    voglio anche io la pochette di Asos!<br /><a href="http://namelessfashionblog.com&quot; rel="nofollow">Nameless Fashion Blog</a><br /><a href="http://www.facebook.com/NamelessFashionBlog&quot; rel="nofollow">Nameless Fashion Blog Facebook page </a>

  21. Diana Garcia - January 24, 2014

    Love the items!<br /><a href="http://didianadi.blogspot.mx&quot; rel="nofollow">didianadi.blogspot.mx</a> 

  22. Ivana Split - January 24, 2014

    I cannot tell you how much I like the first dress! I hope you get your well deserved rest this weekend!

  23. Izabela Majkut - January 24, 2014

    Awwwww… Your items are just sooo amazing &lt;3<br /><br />www.izabielaa.blogspot.com

  24. Kim Alston - January 24, 2014

    Val, I can&#39;t believe my EYES! The package FINALLY arrived! OMG&#39;d!!! I had given up hope. I was so pissed, because I worked hard putting it together. THREE…no FOUR MONTHS!!! That is a new record. I&#39;m so glad some of the items were salvageable. Enjoy girl! Enjoy! I love that laser cut dress. You have to model it :D<br />http://www.averysweetblog.com/

  25. Francesca Romana Capizzi - January 24, 2014

    Non ci credo, avevano bloccato il pacco????? Ma dimmi te, si volevano tenere tutto!<br />Mi piace moltissimo il primo vestito!! Prooooooprio bello!!!<br /><a href="http://www.dontcallmefashionblogger.com/&quot; rel="nofollow">Don&#39;t Call Me Fashion Blogger</a><br /><a href="https://www.facebook.com/pages/Dont-Call-Me-Fashion-Blogger/209835832384201&quot; rel="nofollow">Facebook</a><br /><a href="http://

  26. Sam - January 24, 2014

    I am so excited over your clothing buys, you have excellent taste, the first dress is so pretty, I would love to see it with a wide brimmed fedora, suede boots and something fringed, very bohemian. The pink heels are wonderful and loving the perspex clutch as well. Have an enjoyable weekend dear Val!

  27. Mingaile Tarpy - January 24, 2014

    It&#39;s a lot of new stuff you got there. I love all those clothes that you got, especially the dresses!<br />www.minsbeautyequipment.com

  28. Dressed with soul - January 25, 2014

    Hello my dear friend, how wonderful that you finally got this box full of love after this crappy week! And that you received exactly this lovely gift after this not pleasant week confirms me again that there is always a light on the end of the tunnel when everything seems dark 🙂 Thanks for sharing this heartwarming story! <br /><br />The news in your closet are also so great! For example I can

  29. Rebeca Muñoz López - January 25, 2014

    Awesome purchases Coco! Have a great weekend, kisses!<br /><br />www.urbanikamoda.blogspot.com

  30. Rebeca Muñoz López - January 25, 2014

    Awesome purchases Coco! Have a great weekend, kisses!<br /><br />www.urbanikamoda.blogspot.com

  31. Dez Offril - January 25, 2014

    looooove your shoes from asos! are they comfortable?<br /><br />www.thestylebender.com

  32. Lilli - January 25, 2014

    Ciao Vale! Quante belle cosine, mi piacciono tanto i leggings damascati e le scarpe in suede! E che meraviglia il pacco di Kim, adoro tutto, che carina! Come ho letto ho subito capito si trattasse di lei! Sono contenta che finalmente sia arrivato, le Poste sono assurde, anche a me è capitato diverse volte per questo ho sempre paura. Un bacio e buon relaxing weekend!:**

  33. Francesca Cicci - January 25, 2014

    Quante belle cosineeee! *-* Adoro i primi due vestitini e la pochette di Asos! Un bacione!<br /><br /><br />Nuovo post su: http://unagiraffaperbene.blogspot.it/

  34. mademoisellemode - January 25, 2014

    Lovely ^^<br />I m in love with the first dress :)<br /><br />Kisses<br />http://www.mademoisellemode.com/

  35. Helena Oops - January 25, 2014

    Hello my dear!<br />Wow!so beautiful things in your post!<br />Tghank you for the sharing!<br />And have a fab weekend!

  36. Serena Reale - January 25, 2014

    ho visto tantissime cose che mi piacciono! ma il secondo vestito e i pantaloni sono favolosi :)<br />un bacione e buon week end :)<br />http://mywonderrfulworld.blogspot.it/2014/01/yoox-saldii-saldii.html

  37. thedailylace.com - January 25, 2014

    hey! i am sure you are going to create beautiful outfits!<br />xoxo<br />Irene<br />www.thedailylace.com

  38. Svetlana - January 25, 2014

    The dress from Persunmall looks amazing!<br />I have to check it out :)<br /><br />Hugs<br />Svetlana from <a href="http://lavenderstarbys.blogspot.co.at/&quot; rel="nofollow">Lavender Star</a>

  39. Alessandra Heidelberg - January 25, 2014

    Quante belle cose, in particolare i primi due vestiti e i leggins della tezenis! Buon week end<br />Alessandra<br />www.alessandrastyle.com

  40. www.selodicecoco.it - January 25, 2014

    Molto carino i vestitino nero!! Baci Elisabetta

  41. Francesca Romana Capizzi - January 25, 2014

    Buon sabato!!!

  42. lilla M. - January 25, 2014

    Adoro il primo abito!! <br /><br />Chihuiandbags.blogspot.it

  43. Mihaela Pojogu - January 25, 2014

    Ciao!<br />So many goodies, enjoy them all dear and have a wonderful weekend!<br />The first dress, the pink shoes, the pants… fab!<br />many kisses

  44. Cristina - The froggie touch - January 25, 2014

    Nice purchases, waiting to see you wearing all that stuff hahah

  45. Laura C. - January 25, 2014

    ciao carissima&lt;3 buon weekend ^_^

  46. L.E.N - January 25, 2014

    love the first dress!!!<br />cute!!<br />http://fetish-tokyo.blogspot.jp/

  47. Chiara Vitaloni - January 25, 2014

    Mi piacerebbe vedere indossate le cosine di Tezenis :)<br /><a href="http://madewithlovebychiara.blogspot.it/&quot; rel="nofollow">Made with Love</a>

  48. Pink Freeze - January 25, 2014

    Bellissimo il secondo vestito &lt;3<br /><br />http://pinkfreezeblog.blogspot.it/

  49. Eva M. - January 25, 2014

    Amazing taste!<br /><br />xx<br />Join my giveaway if you haven&#39;t! Ends at midnight!

  50. Nicky mywishstyle - January 25, 2014

    Carina minima che carina Kim, …we quante cose belle…quella pochette Asos e&#39;fantastica!<br /><br />Buone we tesoro

  51. Flavia Eriel - January 25, 2014

    Fantastico!!<br /><a href="https://www.facebook.com/pages/Street-Chic/126609910754628?ref=hl/&quot; rel="nofollow">FOLLOW ME ON FACEBOOK</a><br /><a href="http://www.chicstreetchoc.com/&quot; rel="nofollow">CHIC STREET CHOC</a>

  52. Veronica Vannini - January 25, 2014

    Quante cosine belle tesoro, buona serata!!<br />Un bacione!!!<br />Passa a trovarmi <a href="http://veryfp.blogspot.com&quot; rel="nofollow">VeryFP</a><br />

  53. Debra - January 26, 2014

    Stupid customs! Hijacking a goodies box. For shame! So happy you received your lovingly wrapped treats. And I love all those neat purchases darling. 🙂 Happy when I see my girl smiling. Xoxoxo<br /><br />Debra@stylewisebydebra.com

  54. Ambi Page - January 27, 2014

    great haul doll! the Smashbox more than a primer for acne is really good . I use it most of the time …it really works for acne skin types 🙂 xx<br />www.ambifashion.com

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