Published August 25, 2011
Get It Before It's Gone , Whistles
Tags: Bikinis, Clothes, Cowshed, Fashion, Frills, Heart Prints, Hearts, Prints, Red, Retro, Style, Swimsuits, Whistles
Cowshed is a brand better-known for its skincare products and candles, but it also created this adorable little bikini, exclusively to celebrate its Whistling Cow collaboration with Whistles. Still available in sizes 8 to 14, it’s 50% off in Cowshed’s Summer Sale up until the end of the month.
Exclusive Whistles Love Print Bikini by Cowshed Was £70 Now £35
Published July 18, 2010
Accessorize , Challenge of the Month , Miss Selfridge , Office , Silence + Noise , Urban Outfitters
Tags: Accessories, Accessorize, Bags, Black, Bows, Clothes, Cream, Earrings, Fashion, Frills, Heels, Monochrome, Office, Patent, Pink, Polka Dots, Prints, Retro, Shoes, Shorts, Silk, Style, Urban Outfitters, Vintage
With these lovely cream retro polka dot bow shorts, it would have been easy to create a cute pinup look with just a black or red top. Today, I chose to team it with a slightly unexpected colour – a light purple. The top is silk and its ruffles add a soft, feminine touch. I then added a pair of adorable vintage-inspired peacock earrings, a soft, slouchy black bag, and a pair of retro-inspired pumps, in pink for a splash of colour.
Continue reading ‘July Challenge of the Month – Look 6’
Published July 15, 2010
ASOS , Challenge of the Month , Coast , Debenhams , Miss Selfridge , Monsoon
Tags: Accessories, ASOS, Bags, Clothes, Earrings, Fashion, Frills, Heels, Jewellery, Pink, Shoes, Shorts, Silk, Tops
For the fourth look of our Challenge of the Month, I decided to focus on the khaki herringbone tie shorts– I love the utility trend and how easy to put a comfortable, casual outfit together with them.
However, I also like to break down the (relative) strictness and masculinity of utility pieces by combining them with very feminine touches. A favourite trick of mine is to pair a khaki pair of shorts or cargo pants with a soft pink top, frilly if possible – like the silk pink wrap top by Coast I featured a few days ago. A few chosen accessories complement the look to create a dressy day outfit, perfect for a lunch with the girls and a shopping session.
Continue reading ‘July Challenge of the Month – Look 4’
Published July 9, 2010
ASOS , Brands , Friday Frock
Tags: ASOS, Clothes, Dresses, Fashion, Frills, Grey, Laces, Pink, Prints, Style
For this week’s Friday Frock, I chose this lovely lace-printed dress by ASOS. Pictured here is the longer length that comes just above the knees, but there is also a mid-thigh version available for those of you who want to show off your pins.
Lace Print Frill Sleeve Dress by ASOS £30
Published July 4, 2010
Brands , Coast , Debenhams , Get It Before It's Gone
Tags: Bows, Clothes, Coast, Debenhams, Fashion, Frills, Pink, Silk, Style, Tops
If you’re lucky enough to be a size 8, waste no time and visit Debenhams’ website to get this gorgeous pink silk wrap top by Coast. It’ll easily transition from day-to-night and its delicate pink watermelon shade will flatter any skin tone.
Frilly Silk Pink Wrap Top by Coast at Debenhams. £70 £35