In the occasion where I only have 5 minutes to get ready, I always go for comfort and 99.5% of the time I’m not happy with what I have chosen to wear. This picture is a perfect example, I have my slouchy Uniqglo shirt, my brogues from Asos, and my skinny jeggings from Gap.
I would likely wear this to get a pint of milk, not to go to work in. I love dressing up for things rather than dressing down. The idea of saving your best clothes for special occasions is nonsense. You look good, you feel good. I think I need to be a bit more organised in the morning and leave the comfort look for the milk run.
I bought this gorgeous knitwear from H&M for £39.99, not a high price to pay for warm and comfort. The only thing it does is shed hairs but I can live with that.
With Ophelia about to smack us silly – grab it quick by clicking on the link below;
Actually I do care, I get it coloured once a year because sitting in the chair for 5 hours, yes 5 whole long hours puts me off. I love the results but it takes me a year to get over the trauma of being glued to a seat for that long.
I leave it to grow and grow and one day you decide enough is enough it is time to tame the mane. I may go out of my comfort zone this time and try something new. Maybe a two tone look, leaving the top black and having blond ends.
I bought some velvet joggers from H&M. I initially bought them to lounge in but after trying them on, they are super soft and lovely not to wear out, I just need to dress the top and the shoes so it doesn’t get swallowed up in the land of lounge.
I wore mine with my open shoulder top from Gap and smart ankle boots.
Well done me.
When you find some fake specs to make you look intelligent and you grab them immediately .
These are £12 from Urban Outfitters, not much to look like a genius.
Stop! Look at these. I’m so in love with my ankle boots from Office, not only are they lush but they are so comfortable which is a rarity for me.
I have to check the weather so I don’t wear them in the rain, otherwise it will be ruined. It’s made of calf hair and feels and looks luxurious. I must look after these.
I recently bought a camera, the Sony cyber shot. My iPhone camera has let me down and as with everyone in the world it’s the most used and valued. I am devastated and it’s rather annoying as everything has become a photo or video opportunity, I’m not entirely sure what we used to do before the camera was on our phones, but I couldn’t take it anymore so thought a camera would be much cheaper than purchasing the iPhone 8.
The picture above is me trying the 10 second timer on the camera, I’m pleasantly surprised seen as I was alone and managed to take this, the lighting could be better but for a first attempt it’s not a bad effort.
My dress is from urban outfitters and so are the fake spectacles.
The Sony cyber shot was £89.99 from argos
You notice some people are active and some people are not, I’m afraid I’m the latter. Recently I’ve been thinking how I can improve on this so took the plunge and got myself a membership, finally no excuses. Let’s face it they will take my money whether I go or not, so if that’s not motivation to go, not sure what is.
I’m 6 weeks in and I’m enjoying it, you start to see results and it spurs you on even more. There are a lot of chumps at the gym, one guy literally hovered behind me until I finished on a machine, asking me if he could get on there. Last time I checked I wasn’t wearing an invisible cloak.
I was sceptical of the Ivy Park range from Topshop but this sports bra top has passed the test, durable and comfortable, yet supporting. Might go head to toe in it.
The real test is walking to the gym in the dark and cold, no pain, no gain they say.
When your coffee cup matches your outfit, hail to the all black.
Halloween is approaching after all…
It's a Mango and Topshop ting – I love my new #darling tee from Mango via Asos brings a bit of pow to your outfit. Heart shaped sunglasses from a boutique in shoreditch which surprisingly has some cool shades for a tenner a pop, but I can't remember what's it's called, I'll find out and update.
Bra Top from Topshop; Jamie jeans from Topshop; #darling T-shirt by Mango; Platform sandals by Mango
Yesterday I was rocking my Tamara Fogle bag, my husband kindly bought this for me as a surprise gift. I stayed at my mothers the night before as my husband and I went to see Robbie Williams at the Roundhouse. She was looking after the little one. I thought the smaller the bag the better as I carried a large rucksack for our overnight things. It holds a purse, phone ( iPhone 6 Plus ) keys and some Elizabeth Arden eight hour cream, a perfect size to travel light. It’s currently sold out but there are other bags to choose from her online shop. All made in England, in a family run factory I know this bag will have been made with great care and attention.
Check out her stuff here; http://www.tamarafogle.com