1 Oct 2015

Outfit of the Day (#OOTD)

Ciao ♥ I’ve never quite understood why people look forward to the arrival of autumn. It baffles me. I just don't get it (*looks around confused*). Don't get me wrong, I love sipping on hot cups of pumpkin spice latte, burning autumnal scented candles and rockin' chunky knitwear, just as much as the next person BUT please spare me the colder and darker days/nights. Brrr! I can most certainly do without those.

That's not to say I haven't prepared myself. Call me crazy but I've already bought not one, not two but three seven new coats. Yes! Seven. As in 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7. Gah! Now I've written that down it sounds a little, erm... excessive, especially as they were all bought before autumn had even arrived. Three of those coats are from Hunter Boots who recently pulled off a spectacular show at London Fashion Week. The one I'm wearing in today's outfit post is metallic and puffy. Not something that sounds like it should work but thankfully it does. At least I think so anyway :P

I rocked this outfit last weekend when the girls and I headed to Shoreditch for a spot of chill time and a bite to eat at the French restaurant, Haché. I ordered the Steak Milano which is a Scotch steak burger topped with buffalo mozzarella, Parmesan shavings on sun-dried tomato tapende and a side order of frites. Mmm! It really is as delicious as it looks (*salivating like a dog*).



Nearly all of my jeans, and almost all of those that have been featured on my blog, are the Topshop Joni jeans. If you haven’t yet strutted your stuff in a pair of these badboys, what are you waiting for? They’re super high-waisted, have a spray-on effect and really help to emphasise your body shape (#FYI: I buy mine in a W26L30). I'm utterly obsessed with them so picture my happiness when I saw that the 'New In This Week' section on the Topshop website featured a khaki and burgundy pair. Obviously, this caused me to have a I NEED THIS IN MY LIFE type of moment in which my eager little fingertips typed away my bank details before I could stop myself. Do I feel bad? Hell to the no.

I also bought three ribbed crop tops in a size 8 but found them to be quite an awkward fit; the arms too long, the shoulders too big. I then reordered four more in a size 6 hoping they would be a better fit. They weren't so I've now returned all of them but the camel coloured one I'm wearing below. Finally, knowing there would be lots of walking around involved I slid my feet into my dusty pink Superga flatforms which are super comfortable. What do you guys think?

       
(Jacket: Hunter Boots // Top: Topshop // Jeans: Topshop // Trainers: Superga // Necklace: Greenwich Market)

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19 comments:

  1. Great look and style, greetings!

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  2. Wow, 7 coats hahaha. A haul is definitely needed! I like Autumn because it's cosy but very true about the darker days, they are rubbish x
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  3. Food looks delicious!!

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  4. i swear down my comments aint going through again u look beauts again lovely photos and food
    Thank you for sharing this with us hun.

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  5. I hear what your saying about Fall. I mean winter hurts and Fall just means it's getting closer haha! In winter I'm mostly in a snowsuit and what's fun about that! xo, Bry

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  6. I love autumn and winter! Will miss the light nights though :(

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  7. i personally love autumn, more than i'll ever like summer and dat burger tho.


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  8. Cute outfit and those fries look absolutely amazing. Had to laugh about your feelings on Fall - I have a love/hate relationship with it myself.

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  10. Oh, i love your jacket!!! So cozy and fluffy :)xo
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  11. The food looks delicious! Great look!

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  12. Great post dear! Hope you have a lovely day.

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  13. Nice Jacket

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  15. omg that food looks so good! Great photos <3

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  16. Sometimes you just gotta have it! 7 coats - wow! I think I would've bought them a bit later, but only because I know I will like more as the season goes on and it would be hard to say no to those too :)

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  17. Totally agree with you about Fall. I don't know why people get excited about the cold, rainy weather. I feel like the pumpkin spice and everything just exists to try to make the gross weather better. Summer is my favorite. Let me know if you want to check out my blog and follow each other.

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