Saturday, 30 May 2009

Les Oiseaux

As soon as I bought this feather-print dress I couldn't resist pairing it with my bird charm necklace!! Although it's a few sizes too big, I think I actually prefer it belted...







Cream linen and cotton dress embroidered with dark red feathers, £3 from Next
Teal cardigan, £5 from Oasis
Tan leather woven belt, £1 from Next
Gold necklace with bird charms, £2 from Primark
Metal, beaded and thread bangles from France, primark, India and flea markets
Chocolate brown tights, 50p from Oasis
Gold leather ballet flats, £7 from dorothy Perkins

Monday, 25 May 2009

Emerald City

Apparently I've developed an addiction to polka dot skirts - I have 4 now! I guess it's just one of my favourite patterns, along with florals in every form.










Vintage cream satin nightdress worn as a blouse, £2 from a charity shop
Emerald green poofy skirt, £5 from Primark
Dark pink cardi, £11 from Topshop
Black leather plaited belt, 50p from a charity shop
Grey leather ballet flats, £2.70 from Topshop
Multicoloured bead charm bracelet, a gift (from Accessorize)

Saturday, 16 May 2009

Bonjour!

Although I no longer study French, I still love the language and this tee allows me to say hello to the world!









"Bonjour" tee, £5 from Topshop
Blue cardi with heart buttons added by me, £10 from H&M
Black highwaisted skirt with white polka dots, £5 from H&M
Gold leather ballet flats, £7 from Dorothy Perkins
Black opaque tights, 75p from Primark
Red and gold ring, £1 from Asda

Saturday, 9 May 2009

Queen Of Hearts

I bought this outfit in the sale after Christmas - the pink hearts on the dress perfectly match the shade of the shoes! The skirt is wonderfully swingy, but if it's too windy then you can have a Marilyn Monroe-esque moment....








Poker print dress, £18 from Topshop
Pink leather T-bar heels, £9 from Topshop
Black opaque tights, 50p from New Look
Pink headband with black felt heart, made by me

Saturday, 2 May 2009

Lace, Feathers and Pleats

I like to wear pretty outfits when I'm revising, it helps to cheer me up somewhat!! Venturing into my garden to take pictures of the wonderful weather also helps to alleviate the feeling of being cooped up inside all day..........







White and blue floral blouse, £3 from Primark
Black pleated skirt with lace edging, £5 from H&M
Dark brown snakeskin-effect leather heels, £10 from Debenhams
Black leather waist belt with gold buckle, £5 from Oasis
Sterling silver flower fairy charm bracelet, from my childhood
Pheasant feather headband, made by me