My 7th Blogging Birthday & Viktor & Rolf Perfume Giveaway

February 24, 2017

Today is my 7th blogging birthday. I’ve been writing in this little space on the internet for the past 2555 days. I started my blog in 2010 in my final year at Secondary School and has seen me through College, University and I am now blogging full-time as my job which is just crazy. You may know that my blog was originally called Pretty Petticoats (taken from a song by The Kooks) but I changed it to Rachel Nicole a few years ago!

I decided as today is my blogging birthday, I would put together a selection of comical photos. I’ve seen Lizzie and Bee do similar “Outtakes” posts so I’ve dug out some photo’s from the past 7 years. ย It seems I have some very alarming facial expressions and I can’t seem to resist from pulling faces. So these are some photo’s ย which previously didn’t make it onto the blog for obvious reasons and a few golden oldies.

My 7th Blogging Birthday - The Outtakes“Paint me like one of your French Models”

My 7th Blogging Birthday - The OuttakesThe Life of a Fashion Blogger is SO hard. you get an epiphany mid-shoot…

My 7th Blogging Birthday - The OuttakesI’m 100% taking this seriously.

My 7th Blogging Birthday - The OuttakesEw. What’s that smell?

My 7th Blogging Birthday - The OuttakesShooting in -1 degrees in gale force winds is NEVER a good combo… are you lookin’ at?

My 7th Blogging Birthday - The OuttakesI whip my hair back and forth.

My 7th Blogging Birthday - The Outtakes90% of my photo’s end up like this.

My 7th Blogging Birthday - The OuttakesToo cool for you.

I’m so fancy.

I don’t look out of place. at all.ย Quite the collection, right?! Thanks everyone for all the support and putting up with my silliness over the last seven years. As a big thank you, I’m giving away a 50ml bottle of one of my favourite perfumes; Viktor & Rolf’s Flowerbomb. All you have to do is enter via the Rafflecopter Widget below before Midnight on the 26th March 2017. Good Luck everyone!ย 

a Rafflecopter giveaway


34 comments so far.

34 responses to “My 7th Blogging Birthday & Viktor & Rolf Perfume Giveaway”

  1. Tracy Nixon says:

    Happy 7th Blogiversary – love the photos – you look so beautiful and so happy and so full of confidence! Thank you for your blog – you are an inspiration to your followers xxx

  2. Lauren says:

    Loved this post! Happy blogging birthday. Your outtake pics are hilarious

  3. Some fab pictures to make me smile ๐Ÿ™‚ congratulations on 7 years! x

  4. Happy blogging birthday!!! Loved looking at these pictures so great shots and cracking memories really. I love the jumping picture xx

  5. Beth Owen says:

    Happy blog-birthday! 7 years is such a long time! Well done! Love the photos

  6. Sarah Bailey says:

    Congratulations and a very happy 7th Bloggiversary! Love seeing your “outtakes”, there are some great expressions captured in some of them! I hope you have many more wonderful years of blogging.

  7. Jane Willis says:

    7 years, amazing! I think 7 years ago I was only just beginning to be aware that blogs existed! Love the photos, they really made me smile.

  8. Well done on blogging for 7 years. I always love looking at the glam places you go on your travels, Monaco was a favourite.

  9. Rachel says:

    Wow congratulations and a very happy 7th Bloggiversary hun, what an amazing achievement x

  10. Congratulations on blogging this look. This perfume is a great gift to giveaway. Love it.

  11. Claire says:

    You are so fancy. The black and gold dress is so pretty. Really suits you

  12. Sophie says:

    Happy 7th Bloggiversary!! That’s so amazing!! And you have some fabulous outtakes here xx

    Sophie’s Spot

  13. Jessie says:

    Hahah I bloody loved this – so nice to see the outtakes sometimes! You look so beaut and great to see you having loads of fun! Congratulations on 7 years of blogging ๐Ÿ™‚ here’s to many more! xx

    Jessie | allthingsbeautiful-x

  14. WOW!!! Congratulations on your 7th Blogaversary! I have only been blogging for 2 years and that seems a lifetime. PS I love you in that purple gown and grey shoes, although all your pictures are fabulous!!

  15. Eloise says:

    Congrats on seven years! I’ve also been blogging for seven years and it’s mad to think how far blogging has come since then. Love these photos ๐Ÿ˜€

  16. Lilinha says:

    Happy 7th blogging birthday! What a great achievement! ๐Ÿ™‚

  17. Ali Rost says:

    Yay to blogging for 7 years! That’s quite a feat. Your super fun photos made me smile

  18. Happy 7 years of blogging you have done so well in such a short amount of time. I have to say these might be outtakes but you look lovely in all of them x

  19. Wow happy 7th birthday to your blog. Love the photo’s they look great. I need to find someone that can take good photos like these.

  20. Evija says:

    Happy Blogiversary!!! I celebrate two years a few weeks ago, but wow 7 years!!! PS LOVE your photos!

  21. Congrats on your blog anniversary – 7 years is huge! And I love this idea out outtakes! x

  22. Zoe C says:

    Happy Birthday, the pics made me chuckle

  23. christine szlobodnik says:

    Happy blog birthday hun! Love your funny photos ^,^

    I’ve tried a sample of this perfume & i must have it :O <3

    Thanks for the chance xoxo

  24. amy bondoc says:

    happy blogversary! I love this perfume i bought a bottle last year and Debenhams had an artist there painting the bottles

  25. debbie smith says:

    happy bday !!! xx i love your seaside outfit lovely xx

  26. Ashleigh says:

    Happy 7th blog birthday to you! What a celebration ๐Ÿ™‚

  27. jodie says:

    Happy 7th Blogging birthday, the photos are hilarious <3


  28. Emma says:

    Happy Blogging birthday! This is my favourite perfume too – I always make my boyfriend pick me one up in duty free when he travels as it seems so expensive on the high street!

  29. Louise says:

    Love the outtakes. Congratulations x

  30. Liza Park says:

    Congratulations on your 7th Blogiversary and thank you for a lovely giveaway x

  31. DAVID PALMER says:

    Happy 7th Blogging birthday

  32. wow 7 years! happy blog anniversary – here’s to many more x

  33. Yasmine choudhry says:

    Happy 7th Blogiversary โ€“
    I love your photos. Put a smile on your face

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