24.7.14

maxi shirt

H&M trousers and tank / New Look maxi shirt


I love wearing my button up shirts open over a plain tank or tee, so I thought why not do the same thing with this maxi shirt dress. I have a couple of them and its always good to wear things in different ways, so you get more use out of it. Here I threw it over loose trousers and a tank and I really like how it adds some movement and a sheer layer to the look. Plus, it makes me feel super fancy floating around the house with my maxi-tunic-shirt-cape thingy bob flowing behind me like I'm in my mansion in Morocco.

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20.7.14

Sunday outfit inspo

Dress / Shoes
Came across this look on my tumblr and thought it would be the perfect sunday brunch outfit. Fuss-free, simple and comfortable. And can we just have a moment for the shoes…

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18.7.14

Sporty vibes

ASOS trousers / River Island top
So I was supposed to return these trousers way over 2 months ago but somehow they managed to hide themselves under a sea of blue jeans and trousers, which meant that I totally forgot about them and now it's too late to return. Grrr. The only consolation I have is that they were super cheap in the sale anyway, not sure about the exact price but under £10 for sure, and I like to get my moneys worth so I'm gonna wear em anyway. Not sure why I didn't like them the first time round, but they're actually not too bad, and quite comfy. I just wore a button up blouse, the biggest peace sign hoops I could find and converse, because I really don't have any other summer time shoe.. I really don't. No honestly I don't.   

Ok, enough with the judge-y eyebrow raise.


16.7.14

Bow tie up

bow tie street style
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So I was recently browsing (read: stalking daily) the asos website and came across a bunch of new bow ties in a bunch of different colours, materials and shapes. And no, I wasn't browsing the dudes section! I think most of us relate bow ties to old men, super sophisticated black and white parties or your high school prom, but no more. Well they might still be associated with those, but now, they will be the game changing accessory that completely transforms a plain old button up to a Saint Laurent approved outfit.  It's definitely a statement, so for the less bold among us, I think the more slouchy bows are the way to go, rather than the full on structured bow! I'm sure you could even DIY it if you were crafty like that, but if not they're super cheap anyway. Snap some up before I buy em all!


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Most of them were styled simply over a white button up and I think the more colourful ones will look chic popping under a jumper, in the autumn time, paired with an oversized floppy hat.

15.7.14

black, white and red

H&M trousers, tank and gilet / ASOS hat


I really need to stop wearing layers in this heat but, I always feel like my outfit isn't complete until I throw on a little something on top.

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9.7.14

boots in july

ZARA jeans / H&M top, boots and bag

Going out to grab some food so I wore a loose blouse and my comfy slouchy jeans which I can't stop wearing. They're a really great alternative to the boyfriend jean because even though they are slouchy and super comfortable, they still have some shape to them and aren't super baggy.  I think they're still available online if you wanna nab a pair!