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We are Minnie Muses (Minnie Mouse Fashion Redux)

written by Dominique Tiu 11/30/2010
Domz Tiu Tricia Gosingtian Minnie Muse

Domz Tiu Tricia Gosingtian Minnie Muse

If you’re an avid reader of my good friend Tricia’s blog (and I’m pretty sure you are), you would know she’s a little bit on the obsessive side when it comes to Minnie Mouse. It’s no secret really, as evidenced by this and this (though I would say, her Hello Kitty addiction is on a rather different level). As for me, I’m a self-declared hipster, I will wear anything I deem kitschy and cute–let’s just say, I grew up watching Disney, so it’s no surprise really. Besides, my first ever precious possession was my a hip-high stuffed Minnie Mouse plush from Disneyland. So getting apparel from a fashion brand that deems Minnie Mouse as their muse? Just perfect.

Dominique Tiu Tricia Gosingtian Minnie Muse

This time, we decided to do-away with the ears and what have you. Vote for this look on chictopia!

Domz Tiu Tricia Gosingtian Minnie Muse

Domz Tiu Tricia Gosingtian Minnie Muse 1

On Domz: Grey Knit Headband with bow: F21 Minnie Muse Collection | Deep V-neck oversized Tee with Minnie Mouse Print: F21 Minnie Muse Collection | Red Tulip Drape Skirt: F21 | Black Knee-high socks: F21 | Black Semi-Platform, Semi-Stiletto Suede Pumps: F21 | Gold Necklace: F21 Minnie Muse Collection

On Tricia: Black Headband with bow: F21 Minnie Muse Collection | Grey oversized sweater with Minnie Mouse Print: F21 Minnie Muse Collection | Red Polka-Dot Skirt: F21 Heritage 1981 line | Grey Socks: F21 | Black Semi-Platform, Semi-Stilleto Suede Pumps: F21

Domz Tiu F21 Minnie Muse

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Domz Tiu F21 Minnie Muse 7

It’s fun to be inspired by cartoon characters! I, for one, will admit that Beauty and the Beast’s Belle will always have the prettiest yellow dress in existence and some day, I am going to modernize that dress and wear it to some big party.

No really!

Kudos to our matching pumps and our matching lipstick! <3 We just came from our semi-joint birthday party prior to the shoot. Yes, we’re no longer Forever 21 and we’re pretty much 22.

Domz Tiu F21 Minnie Muse 8

The thing we realized, thanks to the Minnie Muse collection, is that Minnie Mouse can actually be glamorous and chic! Thank God Tricia talked me out of searching for yellow pumps–it’s not like it’s a Halloween party, right?

Domz Tiu F21 Minnie Muse 11

Domz Tiu Tricia Gosingtian Minnie Muse

Domz Tiu Tricia Gosingtian Minnie Muse

On Tricia: Black and White Cardigan: F21 | Red Dress: F21 Minnie Muse Collection | Black Suede Pumps: F21 | Necklace: F21

On Domz: Red Satin Dress: F21 Minnie Muse collection | White Socks: F21 | Black Pumps: F21 | Gold Necklace: F21 Minnie Muse Collection

Domz Tiu F21 Minnie Muse 12

Photo Credits: Tricia Gosingtian and Jurgen Estanislao

Sorry for the creases! Satin, when folded, often creases and I made the mistake of dumping it inside a plastic bag.

So if you’re a fan of the female mouse, go over to F21 and get a few pieces from their collection. I swear that it is inexpensive and so worth it. If you’re not a fan and know people who are, get a gift card (available in 1000 php credits/ 2000 php credits) and have them choose their favourite pieces.

Last, since I am neglectful and wasn’t able to announce who won my contest, here it is–congrats Nettie!

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