Afternoon tea for a couple friends’ birthdays, was, I knew, going to be a more-than-usual dressy affair, but there were a couple of major obstacles in my path.
My awful fall a few weeks ago meant that I haven’t been able to wear high heels (shock horror!), and it’s still really uncomfortable so it was going to have to be flat shoes.
I’m feeling (and looking) really F.A.T. so really don’t feel like dressing up or wearing a cute little outfit.
Bit of a quandary really.
So resorted to my trusty Agnes by J Brand to pull me in, a draped, sequinned T-shirt to hide the sins and finished it off with a cute little leather jacket I bought on a recent trip into Notting Hill.
Cute patent ballerinas with a dramatic velvet bow completed the look: