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Thursday, 12 March 2015

White Tee and Yellow Skirt.

T-Shirt - Mango 
Skirt - Flea Market
Belt - Vintage
Converse - eBay

If you recognise these items then go ahead and give yourself a pat on the back for sitting through my ridiculously long haul video. Well done, you made it. If not (why not?), let me introduce you to a couple of new items that have joined my ever expanding wardrobe. This skirt in particular is a new firm favourite that I couldn't stop smiling about after I found it at the flea market - I beg you not to take any notice of my frowning visage in these pictures. I snapped this lovely item up for a meager €2 and thought that the colour and print were fantastic, so really, it would have been rude not to take it home with me. Colour is something I am always willing to add to my outfits as I try to avoid falling into the trap of wearing black all the time. Though having said that, an all black outfit is so chic. However, as Spring is beginning to pop its sunny head round the corner I thought there couldn't be a more perfect skirt to add to my erupting grandma-skirt collection.  


Counteracting the sweet-little-old-lady-ness of this skirt is my rebellious choice of T-shirt. I say rebellious as I actually wore this on a Tuesday. Stand back people, we've got a real thug coming through. Gold teeth and knuckledusters aside, I rather enjoy this top for it's fun factor and it's simplicity. As I mentioned in my haul video, after I saw this beauty was only a tenner (can I still say a tenner with euros? Is it just a British thing??) I couldn't put it back on the rail. I've found my wardrobe lacks a white tee from time to time and thought buying one was well overdue. Also, it's not a crop top. For once I actually bought a whole top rather than just half of one. I may have to rethink my blog title. Lol jks. 


I brought the whole outfit together with my go-to vintage black belt and battered old converse. I did also throw my new denim jacket over the top but forgot to take pictures (oops). I have only had these converses for little over a year now and I'm so disappointed in how distressed they already look. Granted I did buy them second-hand off eBay but they were in such good condition they were practically new. Does anyone else find their converses get wrecked super quick? I'm thinking of buying a new pair once back in England and trying to find someway of looking after them properly. If anyone has any tips on keeping converses looking spic-and-span then do help a sista out. 



Django Django is a recent discovery that I cannot get enough of. They're also releasing a new album next month after being dormant for 3 years, so expect to see them featured on here again! 


27 comments:

  1. Wow. You have such an eye for putting things together and making them look amazing. If I was to see that skirt on its own anywhere I would just stay away from it, intimidated by it, not knowing how to style it, but you really did a great job. Maybe I should step out of my comfort zone a little!
    It'sMyLife

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  2. Django Django is so incredible!!!! They are one of my favorite bands. Have you heard their new song yet?

    COOCOO FOR COCO

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  3. Cute skirt!!!!
    xoxo
    http://brookiewords.blogspot.com

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  4. Love that shirt!


    Abby
    www.champagneplans.com

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  5. I love your skirt.

    So spring looking.

    XO

    Check my new post.

    The Bandwagon Chic | Instagram | Bloglovin

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  6. I love your vintage style! So beautiful. You really suit this look. I think the skirt looks amazing with the top!

    www.beyondthevelvet.blogspot.co.uk

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  7. Happy Friday! As always, I am just loving your post!! You
    are such a stunner and I adore your smile! This outfit is just too cute on
    you!!

    xoxo, Vanessa

    www.whatwouldvwear.net

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  8. That top is so cute! I love it. xx Naomi in Wonderland

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  9. Aww thank you Miriam, you always leave the sweetest comments. Yes you should definitely pick up something that's out of your comfort zone, trying to incorporate items into your wardrobe like that is always so much fun :)

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  10. Aww thank you so much. What a nice comment :)

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  11. Thank you girls, I love your style so much so this is a huge compliment! I'd be happy to swap wardrobes haha :)

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  12. Isn't it just? Thank you :)

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  13. Love that quirky skirt! It's so cute! Great statement tee too!

    Jessica | notjessfashion.com

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  14. Such a cute skirt! Love the tee! xx


    fashiontatt.blogspot.com

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  15. The skirt is very lovely! I've been craving yellow color a lot lately, maybe it's just a post-winter desire :-)
    Katie // Lublyou

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  16. I love the shirt!
    wearemonochrome.blogspot.co.uk

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