Thursday, 24 May 2012

Hair

The good thing about hair is that it grows.  I've always had a very cavalier attitude to my hair on the basis that any mistakes will soon grow out.  I started cutting my own hair when I was a teenager, with a razor blade.

In my 40s I had very short hair.  By this time I had progressed from a razor blade to an electric hair cutting kit.


An ideal hair cut for the woman on the go!  A quick rub down with a towel after a shower and it's done!

As my 50s approached I decided that I would grow my hair - trying to recapture that youthful look!


Two and a half years later, I've reached the point when it's driving me mad.


It's just hanging there - and I spend my time pushing it back or tying it up.

So yesterday I treated myself to an little indulgence and went to the hairdressers - first time in I don't know how many years.  And this is how I look now...


The hairdresser gave me the cut off hair...

...as a souvenir!

10 comments:

  1. I love the new 'do! But I also must admit, that I think that top one is terrific. Mine is currently beyond my waist and it's time to get rid of it all.

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  2. HAHAHA That looks like me. My hair has been all differant lengths. I am now at that inbetween stage. Not short but not to the length that I want it. And it is a mess. Been thinking that maybe I will "trim" it soon. I love yours though :)

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  3. That is a fabulous look for you! You have a wonderful attitude about your hair and you are lucky to be one of the few people who look great with hair of any length. Although I don't look good in short hair, I am feeling emboldened by your words (and a little envious of your great haircut). I just might be getting a nice haircut for myself this summer. It is so much better to spend our time messing around with long strands of yarn than long strands of hair! :)

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  4. che carina ti stano bene il taglio di capelli,ogni tanto bisogna rinovarsi:)

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  5. The new cut really suits you.

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  6. Very stylish and it looks good on you.

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  7. Wow, that style looks AMAZING on you!!!!!

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  8. Wow .. the new haircut looks fabulous and makes you look years younger. Very nice !! xox

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  9. I love your new hair style. Its a keeper. I just down loaded your bee pattern, and want to thank you so much for sharing! I can't wait to make a whole nest of them. :)

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