Friday, 25 October 2013

Lets Get Warm: Boots

Tall Black Boots

From left to right: Kurt Geiger - Willing: £195, Kurt Geiger - Waltz: £ 200, Vintage America: £215, 
Aldo - Miola: £80, Aldo - Floreum: £160, Dune - Tags: £159

It's no secret that I have a small obsession with shoes and particularly BOOTS. I feel like you can never have enough boots. At the moment I'm after a pair of long black boots, boring some may say, but so essential! I can be a bit picky when it comes to the shape of boots so I'm conscious that some of these might look a bit similar! I'm partial to a bit of a heel so I'm quite drawn to the American Vintage boots, I like that cowboy-esque style as well. As for the slightly flatter heeled boots, it's a toss up between the two Aldo pairs for me! YUM. I can see one of these pairs ending up in my shoe collection, I just need to decide between heel or no heel!



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Monday, 21 October 2013

Let's Get Warm: Coats

Winter Coats
From right to left: ASOS: £90, Karen Millen: £325, Darling via Oasis: £70
Boohoo Biker Coat: £45, Boohoo Peplum Coat: £40, Boohoo Military Coat: £60

There's no running from it anymore, it's cold, the weather has turned and it's time to get warm! I need a new coat for the winter so I've been trawling the internet for my perfect winter coat and these are some of my favourite picks! If I had the cash I'd be all over the Karen Millen coat! As you can tell I was quite taken with Boohoo's current selection! The red coat makes me think of Christmas for some reason and I love the vibrant colour of the Darling jacket which is currently available from Oasis. 

I'm terrible at making decisions so I'm going to have to have a little think about which coat to get.... I keep thinking about the Karen Millen one but it would have to come out of my Australia fund and I just can't have that haha. 

B

Saturday, 19 October 2013

Bristol Fashion Week AW13






Ahh Bristol Fashion Week, one of my favourite events of the year. It's always so much fun, I love the mix of catwalk strutting with cool dance routines and this year even had a little ballet segment. <3 The hosts Andrew Barton and Mark Heyes have such great chemistry and are always full of advice for the upcoming seasons trends. It's great to have a show which features affordable fashion with outfits you might actually wear! I posted a couple of videos of the show to Instagram if you want to check them out!


I couldn't very well go along to BFW and not do a little posing myself so here I am! I decided BFW would be the perfect place to wear my new French Connection skinnies that I picked up at the Sketch to Store event recently. Love them!

Can't wait for SS14!

B

Saturday, 5 October 2013

Harvey Nichols AW13 Fashion Show

Last week I was invited to the Harvey Nichols AW13 Fashion Show held at Cutlers Hall in Quakers Friars. I'd been to the SS show earlier in the year and was pretty excited to see what Harvey Nichols had in store for this season. We were treated to some champers on arrival and I managed to nab a seat on the FROW so had a perfect view!

Jumper: Proenza Schouler, Skirt: MSGM,
Shoes: Gianvito Rossi, Bag: Alexander Wang

Jumper: 3.1 Philip Lim, Shirt: Goat, Jeans: Paige,
Trainers: Isabel Marant, Bag: Sophie Hulme

Gilet: Maison Scotch, Leggings: J Brand, Shoes: Christian Louboutin
Hat: Christy's, Clutch: Stella McCartney

Dress: Roland Moret
We were shown six looks in total and the photo's above are some of my favourites from the night. These photo's were taken on my phone so I apologise for the less than perfect quality!

Jacket: Zara, Jumper: A-Wear, Trousers: Next, Boots: H&M
Thanks to Harvey Nichols for the invite, I'll definitely be popping in to the store soon to check out some of my favourite pieces up close! Now where did I hide all that cash.....

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