Published July 13, 2010
Accessorize , ASOS , Brands , Challenge of the Month , Joy , Louche , Miss Selfridge , Oasis , Regulars
Tags: Accessories, Accessorize, ASOS, Bags, Bangles, Bows, Bracelets, Clothes, Earrings, Fashion, Flats, Grey, Joy, Louche, Oasis, Shoes, Shorts, Silver, Stripes, Style, Tops, Urban Outfitters, White
There is a lot going on with this pair of shorts – big pockets, turned up hems, stripes, and a big bow! – so I chose to go for simple pieces to compliment it. There was also the issue of it being described as Mint Ticking Bow Stripe Shorts on the Miss Selfridge website – surely “mint” means green, but they look pretty grey to me! So just to be on the safe side, I chose a colour palette that would flatter either colour.
I started by adding a simple white vest but to keep things interesting, chose one with some subtle embellishment – the macrame detailing teamed with the braided straps of the gladiator sandals help create a bit of a relaxed bohemian feel, and so I decided to push it a little further by adding accessories that clearly take their inspiration from India. The result is a cute, feminine, casual summer look that will look great against a tan.
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Published July 12, 2010
Accessorize , Brands , Challenge of the Month , Dolce Vita , Miss Selfridge , Regulars , Urban Outfitters
Tags: Accessories, Accessorize, Bags, Bangles, Blue, Bracelets, Clothes, Dolce Vita, Earrings, Fashion, Grey, Heels, Kaftan, Pink, Shoes, Shorts, Style, Tops, Urban Outfitters, White
So much can be done with Denim Jeans Shorts – they are really versatile and should be a staple in everyone’s summer wardrobe. I chose to dress them up for effortless summer chic with exotic pieces and a pair of gorgeous strapped sandals (which I looove). Can’t you picture yourself wearing this drinking cocktails in a little Riviera café?
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Published July 5, 2010
Bargain Hunter , Brands , Get It Before It's Gone , Juicy Couture , Marc Jacobs , Miu Miu , Net-A-Porter , Vivienne Westwood
Tags: Accessories, Animal Prints, Blue, Bracelets, Clothes, Designer, Earrings, Fashion, Headbands, Hearts, Juicy Couture, Leopard Prints, Marc Jacobs, Miu Miu, Net-A-Porter, Pink, Prints, Style, Vivienne Westwood
A great way to bring a bit of designer chic to your outfits without breaking the bank is to look out for designer accessories during the sales. Jewellery, hair accessories and belts can all help spruce up high streets clothes. Here’s a selection of designer accessories under £50 from net-a-porter for us ladies on a budget.
Orb Heart Stud Earrings by Vivienne Westwood £55 Now £38.50
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Published April 4, 2010
ASOS , Brands , Ted Baker , Topshop
Tags: Accessories, ASOS, Bags, Bows, Bracelets, Clothes, Fashion, Flats, Flowers, Laces, Pearls, Prints, Retro, Shoes, Style, Ted Baker, Topshop
How adorable is the print on this clutch? Would work best teamed with a simple silhouette, such as jeans, a white vest and a black jacket. To take it one step further, add the following multistrand pearl bracelet and cute pastel pink shoes.
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