Plisse is a must-have basic for everyone's wardrobe. The fabric adds subtle texture that makes any outfit appear instantly more detailed and interesting. Plisse has such a luxurious appearance with an affordable fashion price tag.
Style tip: Layering using a plisse button-up is an easy way to create a well put together look. For example: A cream button-up over a mini dress or paired with a crop and wide leg plisse pants. It is such a simple strategy but it instantly appears like you put in more effort because of the extra layer and texture. If you’re obsessed with matching sets then this elevated basic has you covered. The amount of options available currently is ridiculously convenient.
No wardrobe is complete without basics. The basics you chose for your wardrobe need to translate perfectly with the change of seasons and styles. When I'm looking for pieces for my wardrobe I always ask myself how many times I think I'll wear it and how long I think it will last. Basics are usually worn even more than your typical pieces. I don't know about you, but I don't want something that is going to fall apart in two months. At the same time I also want it to be affordable. A couple of weeks ago I found two tops from Dissh (not an ad).
This top is the perfect elevated basic. The off the shoulder look, ribbed fabric and extra detailing makes sure my outfits never look boring. Not to mention it pairs perfectly with black strappy heels. As the fabric is black it means it will be a versatile and timeless piece. I've linked both of these tops in a variety of colours at the bottom of this post.
The second top is also a ribbed fabric but this time in cream. It has a gorgeous necklace that pairs easily with any shorter style of necklace. I personally think bold gold jewellery with this top will create a signature look. The split cuffs are another favourite of this piece. It creates subtle detailing for any look.
Have a wonderful week!
I hope you are all having a great start to the week and are staying safe. Today's look is all about contrast. If you've known me for a while you'll know my favourite styling always includes contrast. When you're determining what pieces to style your main piece with, in this look it's the patterned pants, you look for the least prominent colour and bring that colour out. In this look the least prominent colour is obviously white. Using this colour I have based the rest of the look, pairing it with a simple knitted crop and white runners. As most of the detail is in the pants you can add statement jewellery. If the top was patterned instead of the pants it would appear as if there was too much going on, but because there's a break in the look with the white crop statement jewellery makes the outfit appear more put together.
The key to patterned look? Pair pieces using the least prominent colour in the pattern and separate your statement pieces. These pants honestly favourite new purchase. They're so fun and they make a statement. I can't wait to wear them again. Shop the look and some gorgeous patterned pieces at the bottom of this post.
I hope you are all staying safe. Today I am bringing you some Autumn outfit inspiration using three beautiful trends this season. In my last post I wrote about the up and coming trend of leather and this trend prediction has delivered. Let's be honest though, when do they not? This look is all about texture and adding a pop of colour.
I hope you are all staying safe and healthy. As we move into the cooler months it's time to take some notes from Fashion Month. One of the main trends we saw this season was leather with some vinyl. Not just as biker jackets or bags, but more unexpected pieces like trench coats and high neck long sleeved tops. I will be honest, faux leather is a lot more accessible and wearable than vinyl.
If your comfort zone with faux leather is usually restricted to a leather jacket, I highly recommend you try something slightly out of your comfort zone. Only just slightly. It will help create an illusion of a more put together look. It doesn't have to be over the top. Try adding a beige leather skirt or some black paper bag shorts like the ones in this post. If you're comfortable with bolder styling, run with it! Go wild! Try adding some leather slightly flared pants, a maroon trench coat or white shorts. My favourite piece I really want to get my hands on though looks like it should have been on Friends, a black leather dress.
I hope everyone is staying safe and healthy!
I was looking on Peppermayo a couple of weeks ago and found a dress that I knew would be perfect for Autumn or Spring. I couldn't decide between the beige or the brown. That night I went back on the site to find that they were sold out. Like any determined shopper I began to search on multiple different sites like The Iconic, Verge Girl, Princess Polly and Lioness. They were all sold out! Even Lioness the brand whose design it was had already sold out of their pre-sale. Highly disappointed, I decided it was time to part ways with the hope of buying this gorgeous design. A week later and some stores have finally started restocking it! I have done the sizing search for you and some other alternative colours as well.
Autumn has begun and it is time break the rules for these seasons. Are you ready? In Summer we started to see lots of pastel greens and purples with a wave of beige. It going to be the most 2000s inspired Autumn and Spring we have seen yet. These colours seem to be transitioning perfectly for Autumn and Spring. Not to mention the 50 shades of brown which is about to take over the Autumn vibe for 2020. Say hello to pastel knits, blazers and co-ords.
My key styling suggestions for this season is pairing pastel purple with pastel green prints. Don’t be afraid to wear a lighter shades, complimented by Autumn fabrics. My second styling tip is something I have been obsessing over for the last few weeks is beige with a warm toned brown pieces.
The 14th of February is fast approaching. This year Valentine's Day is a Friday. It's the perfect excuse for girl's night, date night or even a day to dress up and feel good showing everyone the amazing queen you are. I have put together some of my favourite Valentine's Day themed pieces. My ultimate piece below is a stunning red dress, with pockets. Yes, I said pockets! Honestly there nothing cuter than a fuller skirt dress with pockets. I am also adoring the gorgeous crop embellished with roses. The following stores also have sales at the moment.
Missguided 50% everything - Code: gimme
Miss Runway Boutique 20% off Valentine's Day Edit
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