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Rainy Burano

written by Julia Lundin May 9, 2015

PL1_8011Hey guys! I couldn’t wait to show this shoot to you and tell you the story of how it happened. So here we go.

While getting ready for our trip to Venice, I’ve been recommended to also visit an island of Burano which is about an hour away by the boat from Venice. After googling it and seeing how colourful it was I made it my goal to not leave Italy without shooting an outfit in this ‘toy town’. Looking at the Google images I couldn’t believe that a place like this really exists!

So while being in Venice it became clear that the only time for us to make it to Burano would be on our last day right before our flight. I’ve been looking at the forecast days before and was hoping that the heavy rain predictions would magically go away and be replaced by the sunshine. A girl can dream, right? Also because a couple of days ago we took a train to a small Italian town about an hour away from Venice, our trip to Burano was much longer and not as easy as we hoped for. We had to first take our luggage to the airport, then take a boat to Murano (which is another island famous for its glass blowing, while Burano is famous for its lace production). From Murano we had to take another boat to Burano (can’t there be a direct boat from the airport?!) and ALL of this in a heavy rain and wind. Murano, Burano, Murano, Burano…. I know, right!:)

After I finally saw this beautiful island the tough journey was so worth it! I am quite sure that there isn’t another place in the world that looks like that and I’m so happy I visited it. So as the whole purpose of spending three hours to get there was to shoot a blog post I was faced with yet another obstacle (thanks to this weather). I had this dress, suede jacket and heels with me in the bag and that was supposed to be the outfit I intended to shoot. While having a lunch in the local spaghetteria and hoping for rain to stop it became clear that my heels and suede jacket plan had to be changed to my converse and leather jacket one. And I think it worked great as I could have fun in the rain without worrying too much about ruining my clothes. Oh and of course the rain has stopped ten minutes after we were done shooting.

So how do you like this amazing place? Have you been to Burano?

Enjoy your weekend!

p.s. This is my most colourful post to date and I’m not sure anything will ever outdo it.

Julia xoPL1_8049PL1_8041PL1_8155PL1_8169PL1_7971PL1_8234PL1_8017PL1_8114PL1_8164PL1_8194PL1_8085PL1_7975PL1_8154PL1_8096PL1_8242PL1_8072Photography by Patrik Lundin

MAJE dress (available in SHOP THIS LOOK below in nude)
MASSIMO DUTTI jacket
CONVERSE shoes
MARC JACOBS umbrella

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20 comments

Ina Nuvo May 9, 2015 at 11:58 am

Such a cute look, Julia <3 Love your dress and those colorful pictures 🙂

Ina, xxx

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Luise May 9, 2015 at 1:52 pm

I love the dress <3 The pictures are amazing

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Yulia May 9, 2015 at 2:30 pm

Your outfit is super fun, Julia! I really love that dress. Actually, I have a similar dress from Maje, but it is longer and it’s white.

Yep, sometimes things go wrong when travelling!:) We visited Venice two years ago, but we never went to Murano. This place looks fantastic! It’s definitely on my list now:)

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Chrissabella May 9, 2015 at 8:24 pm

These pictures are stunning! Love your dress and the cute, colourful houses! Happy weekend xx

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Shae May 10, 2015 at 1:13 am

These are some of the neatest photos I’ve ever seen. This place is gorgeous, and your dress suits the background perfectly. Such a fun set of photos!

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Maria May 10, 2015 at 1:58 am

Wow, Burano looks like the cutest island on the planet! And you look gorgeous, I love everything you’re wearing x
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Dejhana Waite May 12, 2015 at 12:54 am

The colouring in these is absolutely stunning!

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Victoria May 12, 2015 at 5:00 pm

Gorgeous photos – what a beautiful place!

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danielle May 12, 2015 at 6:09 pm

wow it looks so beautiful, those colors!

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Whitney V May 12, 2015 at 6:54 pm

Wow wow wow! This place looks like a dream, so colourful, so beautiful!!!! You, your otfit, the umbrella, all the colours… I want to go to Burano too! But don’t you worry, there are places in Italy, Argentina, and even here in Notting Hill in London that are just as colourful, so come and visit and take some more magical pics!! x

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Charlie May 13, 2015 at 2:00 pm

Wow this is one of the most colourful blog posts I’ve ever seen! Amazing pictures. Charlie x

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Jessica May 13, 2015 at 5:48 pm

I love all the colours! Looks like you had a blast!

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Sunny Rolfs May 14, 2015 at 4:59 am

It’s so magical! I love the reflection of the buildings and the visible raindrops! So cool!

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Jane Khodos May 14, 2015 at 7:00 pm

What a lovely and fun outfit! You look stunning babe!
Background is amazing!!!!

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LOVE JOICE May 15, 2015 at 9:54 am

You look fabulous!

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Elizabeth Murdock May 16, 2015 at 8:14 pm

That background is so beautiful as are the photographs and your outfit! x
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Rebecca Armstrong May 23, 2015 at 5:16 pm

Wow.. this place looks amazing. And your photos – breathtaking!

The rain really adds to the effect aswell.. so beautiful.

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xo

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Karolina May 26, 2015 at 3:43 pm

Wow so amazing place. Where did you take this photo session? Amazing buldings like Wonderland.

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Leanne Winters May 30, 2015 at 10:15 pm

your blog just keeps getting better every time i see a new post. what an incredible looking place xx

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