New to my wardrobe

It feels like way to long since I’ve done a fashion post! They’re a little tricker to plan because you have to take photos so I like to do it when I have enough time to do it properly! I thought I would show you some of the things I’ve bought over the last couple of weeks – links to each item will be at the bottom – enjoy!

Bardot top

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This is my first Bardot top! I expected it to be really uncomfortable but it’s actually not too bad. I love styling this with black jeans, a denim jacket and some little black boots. It’s great for a casual evening or daytime look.

Checkered skater dress

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I absolutely love skater dresses – they look great and can be dress up or down – so when I say this one I was hooked. It kind of reminds me of an outfit out of a fairy tale. I can’t wait to wear this when it gets a bit warmer with some white converses. H&M also have loads of other dresses in the same style so I’m definitely going to go grab some more!

Black denim dress

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This was a bit of a push from my usual style but I tried it on and was pleasantly surprised by how it looked! It is bodycon so it very flattering around the waist. I have to say, the picture does not do it justice! I wore this with a checked shirt for a friends birthday dinner a few weeks ago and felt comfortable in it all evening.

Bag

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This was a little treat to myself after the first week back at college after the holidays. I’ve been needing a small evening bag for ages and was so pleased when I came across this one in Accessorize. It’s the perfect size for evenings (or even day trips!) and just fits my phone and purse in.

Shoes

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These are a little daring and I have no idea when I’m going to end up wearing them! But I thought they were so pretty and I love the embroidery on the heels. The price for these was also amazing at (I think!) £16. They were from Primark so I cant give a link for them!

Top – https://m.topshop.com/en/tsuk/product/spot-drawstring-sleeve-bardot-top-6433160?geoip=noredirect&cmpid=ppc_pla_UK_ip&utm_medium=cpc&tsrc=vdna&istCompanyId=38aa0d7f-6514-4cb3-bbdc-df0d32d48b7f&istItemId=xpmtplapat&istBid=tztx&gclid=CKjw3sTG49MCFU-6Gwod0j4B_g&gclsrc=aw.ds

Checked skater dress – http://m2.hm.com/m/en_gb/productpage.0467302034.html#Blue/Checked

Black denim dress – http://m2.hm.com/m/en_gb/productpage.0457336004.html#Black

Bag (I can’t find the exact bag for some reason but this ones very similar!) – http://uk.accessorize.com/view/product/uk_catalog/acc_1,acc_1.7/2896914100

Megssaskia x

Christmas Party Outfit

I haven’t posted in a while, so I thought the best way to kick off the festive season is to do a Christmas-themed post! This is actually inspired by a gorgeous dress I found recently in a charity shop and thought would be a great outfit for a Christmas party in a few weeks. Thanks to my grandma – who dragged me into the charity shop for the millionth time, and bought me the dress. 🙂

The dress is red lace with a satin underskirt. It has a fairly high neckline and finishes just above the knee, which is great if you aren’t keen on showing too much skin. The sleeves a 3 quarter length and do not have any material under the lace, which gives it a really pretty effect. I love how elegant lace is and this is (surprisingly) the first lace dress I have ever owned – actually now I come to think of it, I don’t own much lace clothing apart from a few skirts. Definitely need to keep my eye out for lace tops! I paired the dress with a pair of chunky black heels, which could be traded for delicate silver sandals depending on how posh the occasion is. These are so comfy and I bought them from Topshop a few years ago.

As usual I have inserted a few pictures of the dress and shoes below. I hope this gave you a bit of inspiration for your outfit if you didn’t already have some 🙂

Megssaskia x

Summer Outfits

Hi! Exams are finally over and summer is upon us – or should be anyway! I love summer styles so I thought I would do a blog post and show you a few of my favourite outfits. Unfortunately it’s still not warm enough in England to wear shorts but I’m going on holiday soon so I’ll have the chance to bring out all my favourite summer clothes.

Outfit 1

This outfit is very casual and I wear it a lot with jeans as well because it’s so comfy and perfect for everyday wear. I just put a cropped t-shirt with some white ripped shorts and tied a blue checked shirt round my waist. Any plain t-shirt and shirt will work for this and if it’s too cold for shorts they can be easily swapped with jeans. If it gets a bit colder in evenings then you can use the shirt instead of having to take a jumper.

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Outfit 2

Dungarees are one of summers must haves! They look so good with various different tops. I love to wear them with high neck crop tops which have a colourful pattern so it’s not too plain. I’ve put denim dungarees with a gold, white and black aztec pattern top. This is perfect because it’s so quick to put on and the shorts aren’t too short.

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Outfit 3

High waisted shorts and a crop top always look so good and can be worn casually in the daytime or smarter in the evening. For evenings I would use shorts of another material rather than denim in order to dress it up a bit more if going out to dinner or for a party. It also looks good with a kimono or cardigan over the top for when it gets colder.

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Outfit 4

This outfit is perfect for slipping over a swimming costume/bikini or for laying around the house. The material on both the shorts and jumper are so comfy which is great for lounging around in. The shorts are black with coloured patterns on which is good because they match lots of different colours.

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Outfit 5  

This is one of my favourite outfits because it can be worn in the day or at night with a denim jacket. Dresses are great for summer because sometimes when it’s very hot wearing tight shorts and tops can be quite uncomfortable – a dress can be easily slipped on. Denim jackets are also great and I think this light denim is perfect for creating a summery vibe.

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Outfit 6

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This outfit consists of simply a swing dress and belt. This can be quickly slipped on over a bikini by the pool or worn out and about. When wearing it out I like to put a brown belt around the waist and pull the top of the dress over the belit as this is very effective and makes it slightly shorter as I find them comfier above the knee. I love the blue and white pattern, the high neck and the material is fairly thin so it’s brilliant for hot summer days.

 

 

 

 

 

I hope this gives you some outfit inspiration if you don’t already have any. I’d love to know what your favourite summer outfit is so leave me a comment below. Have a great summer!

Megssaskia x