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Friday, 24 October 2014

Dinner attire

Leather jacket - AllSaints | Boots - Zara | Two piece - Missguided | Clutch - H&M

Hair installed by - Beyond Glam


So this is a bit of a different post. I've been getting a lot of messages via tumblr about what I would wear to a birthday meal, a dinner out with friends or just a going out outfit in general and thought I would style this up and show you guys!

I love sticking to co-ords of any type for the evening. They are perfect to throw on and are ever so comfy so that you don't feel constrained when you're out and about. This baby pink ribbed set is from Missguided and yet so simple and minimal. Having the fabric in a ribbed material for me, just makes it look more expensive than it really is. I opted for the light pink as I've been gravitating towards light shades lately. Nudes, beiges and pastels. Silly time to really as we are heading to autumn/winter.

But I feel with this outfit, you can switch and change, you can pair it with a nude lip for a romantic vibe or a bright or dark purple lip to make the outfit really edgy an perfect for a night out in shoreditch!

With the shoes, you deffo don't have to wear boots but I thought it was something different and I love to be comfy. You can for sure switch it up to a pair of lace up heels or if you are gunna wear this outfit during the day for a casual look then you can also pair with trainers!

To throw it all together, of course I've paired my AllSaints leather in there too and kept my hair really simple and blown out.

Wednesday, 22 October 2014

Tuesday, 21 October 2014

Wednesday Addams & Coven with H&M

So as halloween approaches us quickly, people always ask yearly, 'What are you going to be for halloween?' or 'Any costume ideas?'
I always opt for my all time faves and basics which I can transform from my daily outfits, make a few tweaks here and there and you can happily go to a halloween party and fit in.

This post I've partnered up with H&M again and wanted to show you guys two outfits I styled together from their H&M range. One being totally inspired by Wednesday Addams and the other inspired by AHS: Coven. Apart from this being totally focused on halloween, you can still wear these outfits out daily! It all comes down to how you style them!

First the first look, Wednesday Addams; I opted for this dress from their halloween collection which literally is perfect. This dress with the white collar pretty much has done the job! I styled it with a pair of basic black brogues, hair in pigtails (biggest feature) and kept my make up pretty simple. I chose a shade lighter for my foundation, used a muted pink shimmer blush and kept my lips nude or you could totally goth it up and slick on some black lips!
And if i's chilly on your way to a party then you can easily throw on a black duster coat!

Second look, we are focusing on the AHS: Coven girls. Think black, basics, jeans and fedoras. Effortlessly cool. I'm focusing on Taissa's character of Zoe Benson, whose straight slick hair, tom boy cool and gives us fedora envy. I paired this loose vest with the long sides with these awesome black stretch skinnies as she pretty much wears them all the time. Having some long and loose fitting pieces seems to be the style tone through out the whole season and when I saw this vest I actually choose a size medium instead of small to make it extra baggy on my body. Tying it all together, is this black fedora, H&M does awesome styles also, if you are feeling a wide brimmed fedora or a short brimmed one. Of course, we can't forget the boots, I paired some cut out boots with a slight heel to add some height and a leather jacket as I thought a long coat would cover the sides too much as I wanted them to be on display.

With these looks, like I said, you can definitely wear them more than once and adapt them into your daily outfits. These H&M pieces will also last for ages in your wardrobe and with the collection being reasonably priced, it sure wouldn't hurt your wallet!

Let me know what you guys think below in the comments!