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Post by Misfit » Mon March 24th, 2014, 6:07 pm

[quote=""annis""]The déjà vu blue drss looks 18th century to me, not Tudor![/quote]

That was my thought. I was going to vote it onto the Does this dress make me look anachronistic list at Goodreads, but the book isn't up there yet. BTW, I'm 99.99999% positive this E Knight is Eliza Knight, who writes lots of Scottish Highland romances. Haven't tried any of them.
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Post by Mythica » Mon March 24th, 2014, 7:12 pm

Some adaptions but I'm pretty sure this was the same photoshoot. I want to say some of the details of the dress were removed on the second one, not that they were added to the first one:

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Post by Lisa » Mon March 24th, 2014, 9:14 pm

Definitely the same photo shoot, but Longbourn looks better with all its dress details, plus she is standing with her shoulders squint on the second one.

And Misfit, not only is it the blue dress again but they reused the 'stomach cramp' photo too. Whyy?!

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Post by Misfit » Mon March 24th, 2014, 11:47 pm

[quote=""LadyB""]Definitely the same photo shoot, but Longbourn looks better with all its dress details, plus she is standing with her shoulders squint on the second one.

And Misfit, not only is it the blue dress again but they reused the 'stomach cramp' photo too. Whyy?![/quote]

Agree on the same photo shoot about the pair Mythica posted. I must have missed the stomach cramp comments, but you are so right.
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Post by Lisa » Tue March 25th, 2014, 10:47 am

I think I may have found the blue dress again...

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I just finished this book yesterday, and I can tell you the dress does not fit (let alone the eyeliner!). It's a time travel romance where the heroine travels from 2011 to 1102! Although my Kindle version had a different cover, I just noticed this one when I updated on Goodreads. Nice story by the way, the medieval folks' behaviour is even more anachronistic than the dress, but as a romance I enjoyed it.
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Post by Misfit » Tue March 25th, 2014, 2:41 pm

I'm sure that's the blue dress. Not sure if it's the same model. Ooooh, that eyeliner.

Edit, that's definitely being voted onto the anachronistic bookcover list :D
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Post by Lisa » Tue March 25th, 2014, 3:58 pm

That is quite a list. I too have voted.

The eyeliner just makes it all the more wrong, and there's something about her pose too that makes me think she's playing Batman or something.

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Post by Misfit » Tue March 25th, 2014, 4:53 pm

[quote=""LadyB""]That is quite a list. I too have voted.

The eyeliner just makes it all the more wrong, and there's something about her pose too that makes me think she's playing Batman or something.[/quote]

Oh she does. I love that list, we've had a lot of fun with it.
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Post by Misfit » Tue March 25th, 2014, 5:34 pm

The man with the boobies again. This may have been posted before, but I'm losing track :o

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Post by Nefret » Tue March 25th, 2014, 6:05 pm

[quote=""LadyB""]That is quite a list. I too have voted.

The eyeliner just makes it all the more wrong, and there's something about her pose too that makes me think she's playing Batman or something.[/quote]

I was thinking that too. The dress looks like something you'd wear to a costume party... ordered from a Halloween catalog.
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