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Style: Leather and Flats

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.Obstacle 1: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…

Style: Sky High Loubis!

Just a quick little Outfit of the Day post, as it's been a while...I've been lusting after this skirt, with its gorgeous pink grosgrain detailing, since the very first time I saw it and after much deliberating, this baby is mine, all mine!And finally, a chance to wear my newbie Loubis! Going sky high in these ones!Love the lace detailing…

Happy 20th Birthday Louboutin!

In celebration of the 20th anniversary of Louboutin's "magnificent reign over the shoe kingdom", I thought I'd pen a little ode to my first ever pair of red-soled beauties:When I got married, it was a case of “Love Me, Love My Shoes”, or rather, my shoe addiction. Since then, 200+ pairs later, the love affair hasn’t abated and the husband…

Where I’ll be on Monday 27th February….

SourceTo celebrate 20 incredibly fashionable years, Christian Louboutin is launching a pop-up shop in London's Selfridges store on Monday 27th February.  It will feature the special anniversary capsule collection of 20 shoes, one for every year of Louboutin's "magnificent reign over the shoe kingdom".You can only buy these new styles here at Selfridges so you just know that they'll become…

Marie Claire Blog & Twitter Awards – What to wear? Outfit of the Day

If this was just a beauty blog award event, I'd already be going round in circles about what to wear! But this was so much more than that. Not only would there be loads of fashion bloggers and tweeters also vying for an award in their category, but the whole event was being run by Marie Claire, the monthly fashion…

Battle Plan BOOB* – Outfit of the Day

I'm so proud of myself - I didn't wear even one inch of black today! No sir, not even socks!In my continued battle to *Break Out Of Black (BOOB - geddit?), today was the first day I didn't just wear a brightly coloured top over a pair of black leggings.Admittedly, it was all muted tones, but as I said in…

A Ode to Margaux

I’m all about the iconic shoe, so Terry de Havilland’s Margaux is my ultimate pair from http://sarenza.co.uk.  What does this shoe not have that you could possibly want?  It’s super high yet the comfortable platform and wedge heel makes it perfect for all day and all night.  And while those two elements could make this tad unfeminine, the delicate strap…

Battle Plan BOOB*

SourceNo..... it's not what you think it is, despite the previous blog post (which you can read here).I'm about to confess.  I wear black.  Too much.  All the Time. Top to Toe.  Everyday.  Day to Night.  Whether you bump into me in the day, doing errands, attending press launches, having lunch with friends, or even doing the school run, you'd make…

Style: 3.1 Phillip Lim Skirt

I'm having something of a moment with skirts right now.  What with the Preen Leather skirt and the Versace for H&M skirt for starters, I see a pattern emerging.Latest in line is this little beauty:and this is how I wore it on an impromptu night out:Leather Top (part of a dress): UterqueSkirt: 3.1 Phillip LimBoots: AlaiaBag: YSLLipstick: L'OrealIt's a beautiful…

Birthday Celebrations – The Outfit

I've been a lucky girl, with quite a few celebrations for my birthday.This is what I wore for a night out at Aurelia for dinner with friends.THE PIECES:Robert Rodriguez Draped Back Sequined TopVince Pleated Leather SkirtAlaia Suede Thigh High BootsAll of these are still available, I've put the links under each item's photo.  The boots were one my favourite sale…