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Dress & Hat: thrifted   Boots: Just Fab
Colored Contacts: c/o Spooky Eyes
*insert evil witch cackle here*
Hello my lovelies, how are you this magical evening? It seems someone cast a spell and reverted me to the young witch I was in a former life. For one night, I roamed about in my footwear of choice - stiletto booties, naturally - crunching through gravel roads and scavenging for ingredients to use in my deadly potions.

Haha, ah man, this was the first time I've attempted getting photos done at night, and I'm stunned by how well they've turned out! We parked out in the middle of nowhere, left the headlights on, and started snapping away. Once we arrived home and I'd edited a few, Kirsten took a peek at one.
"Wow...you look bad...I don't like it!"

Hehehe, so apparently, sweet little Linda can evoke sinister when provoked. It may unnerve my friends, but I personally kind of like it. 

Spooky Eyes sent me another pair of colored contacts to review, and I couldn't help being inspired to do a Halloween themed post around them. These Hulk Eye Contacts transformed my dirt brown hue into a vivid green, which is pretty magical in my opinion. It's a little difficult to see how impressive these lenses are though, so here's a collage to see their transforming powers up close. The middle selfie was thrown in to remind you how dark my eyes usually are:
  After watching far too much Witches of East End (when will Netflix get season 2!?), I was influenced to don a sexy black dress, my tallest shoes, and top it off with this dramatic hat. 

Truth be told, I haven't dressed up for Halloween in years. In fact, the extent of my "Halloween spirit" is curling up on the couch with some candy and a stack of scary movies. Even then, there's no guarantee I'll stick to the horror genre. After one or two, my hyperactive mind starts racing headlong into paranoid mode, and I know I need to pop in a Disney movie if I'm going to get any sleep that night.

So yeah, that's how my Halloween nights typically go. Unless I can get a group of friends together, I doubt I'll have anything too exciting going on. Haha, what about you? Anyone have a fun tradition that you do every year? 

Do you already have a Halloween costume planned out?
Keep it spooky, my darlings!
*dashes away on broomstick*
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25 comments

Eda G said...

I wish we had Halloween in my country as well, it looks so freaking fun to dress up! I'd be a witch as well, since it looks so easy yet very fun for the occasion, you look great as a witch! :))

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By The Shore, Life + Style said...

Oooh, these photos turned out super, I've always wanted to do a night shoot. I was thinking of using city lights and shop windows for a backdrop/light source... but this is a super idea. Hello, head lights. As for my costume? No haven't even thought about it... I just might have to take inspiration from your rad post!! xo

Toks said...

The photos turned out great and I love the dress. Funnily enough we actually celebrate halloween here in Spain and there's usually a party planned somewhere although I don't usually dress up anymore. xoxoxo

Miranda McDonald said...

So much fun! I still need to find a costume for halloween myself ;)

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katie said...

Haha, I actually did dress up last year, it's just too much fun not too. :). I LOVE these photos, you really got in character for them- you have such a huge grin! Those contacts are pretty, the green looks really dramatic on you.

Yoko Nguyen said...

great costume :)

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Shopaholic said...

great! :)

Alexandra Zakharova said...

oh, wow! I'm absolutely enchanted by those photographs of you, Linda! This Halloween costume us absolutely amazing and it fits you incredibly well. You are the most charming witch I've ever seen:D))
Have a fabulous time!

Avi Valencia said...

wow you look amazing and love the whole witch look. You look so sexy with green eyes.

Avi
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caffinatedlove said...

I giggled the whole way through your post because of how you kept referencing witches and what not. ;)

Yay for contacts! They really do make your eyes very vivid and compliment the dark feel of your outfit very well.

I enjoy the special effects you added here. :P

love,
a

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Mica T said...

Such a fun post! :)

That would make a great Halloween costume :) We don't really celebrate Halloween that much here, but I have been looking at baby Halloween outfit ideas and wondering if I would be really silly to dress baby up. Probably really silly, as we wouldn't be going anywhere, haha! :)

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Maja l Overpowered said...

Simply amazing & creative
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Elegance and Mommyhood said...

Tottaly rocking the hat and maxi dress and I love those boots. =)

Thanks for joining Renae and I for FIF this past Friday. I welcome you to check out my blog as well. Thanks & Happy Sunday, Ada. =)

little moon lover said...

i love halloween! ..cool costume and the effects on the photos ha funny..

Amanda said...

oh wow you look soo stunning!!! I love this look for halloween!

Maria Eguia said...
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Maria Eguia said...

What a witty blogpost haha Big hats all day everyday dont careeee

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Nathy F. said...

Oh, how positively witchy!!
What a fun post! I love it! Especially the special effects.
And the headlights? Genius. I've never attempted outfit pictures at night but now I'm gonna have to! Thanks for the tip. :)

Milu Sosa said...

I love those pictures! you truly look amazing in that black dress :)perfect for this season!!!! you look like a chic witch! haha I also love the magic effects you gave to your images :) the hulk contact lenses are pretty cool too! great to have for a Halloween party :) Thanks so much for your lovely comment on my blog, I’m following you on Bloglovin, Instagram, Facebook (also with my personal account) and G+, I hope you can follow me back to stay in touch.
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Love and Ace said...

These photos are awesome and those colored contacts look amazing! xx Kat


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Sandra Leiva said...

Amazing pics, dear!

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NotJessFashion said...

Hahaha. I enjoyed reading your post. You might be the most stylish witch there is.

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Renae of Simple Sequins said...

Sweet Linda! Great posts my friend! I love all of the special effects and how timely it is. Thanks for being at Fashion ITEM Friday, also. That is so nice of you. {i'm pokey getting to you} Sorrry.

Do some more post like this one in photos in the dark. They're fun!!!! ♥

Danny said...

ahah very cool post! you look like a sexy badass witch! really liked it

Kym said...

Oh man, these might be the coolest photos ever! They look ah-mazing! And those contacts look so cool, even though I think your brown eyes are beautiful, too ;)
xo
Kym
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