Thursday, 24 July 2014

Outfit: White ASOS Skirt & Stevie Tote

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I'm finding it so difficult dressing for this heatwave, I'm really running out of flowy outfit options that I won't melt in! As much as I'm enjoying having a sunbathe in the garden, I feel like a sticky mess as soon as I leave the house. This white Asos skirt has been one of my go-tos at the moment, teamed with a simple crop top. I adore these shoes and need to tell you how comfy they are. I can walk around in them all day and actually come home without blisters/shredded feet. Win! I'm trying to be really good with my spending habits at the moment, it's proving tough! I think a wardrobe clear out is in need, I might pop a blog sale up if anyone would be interested?!

So I've had a pretty chilled week, saw my gal pals a few times and went for drinks and lunch by the river today which was cute. I'm quite enjoying being a lady of leisure, it's nice to be able to spend a bit more time on the blog and I'm also planning a couple of trips in Europe for next month. I'm craving a holiday so bad!

Wednesday, 23 July 2014

Outfit: Darccy Moncia Dress & COMPETITION!

Hola amigos. How beautiful is this dress I'm sporting today? It reminds me of the sort of dress I see in vintage boutiques that's usually way out of my price range. I think there's something really special about it! What's even better is that you could own one too! The lovely ladies at Darrcy are giving one of my readers the chance to win ANY item of clothing off their website! It's totally up to you what you pick but definitely check out their gorgeous dresses, or a Chanel-esque jacket which Arabella has styled up to ladylike perfection in her post.


Darccy Dress* / New Look Shoes / Whistles Clutch / Zara Gilet

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Monday, 21 July 2014

Wishlist: Breitling Watches & New Season Drops

Ooh very monochrome today. I do love a wishlist post, mostly because it's what I spend 95% of my time thinking about at the moment (the other 5% is how I'm going to make it to A lister on the Kim Kardashian game). So I can't deny my excitement for seeing the new season pieces slowly making their way into 'new in' sections. I feel like I'm pretty much settled on my summer wardrobe, so for now I'm looking past the leftover sale dregs and onto shiny NEW things! Uhoh! As I will be returning to uni in September for my third and final year (send help) I always persuade myself I must get a new bag. I realise I'm not a school kid anymore but it's a good excuse, and that grey Whistles tote is pretty spectacular. My white leather prayers have been answered in the form of the Topshop Boutique jacket, it's perfect, and I think I will swiftly have to chop up my Topshop card before I do anything spontaneous! Now, I'm in need of an event to wear the above Karen Millen dress to so if someone could throw a party or have a baby or something that would be great. 

Last but not least, I have to talk about these Breitling watches which I've been drooling over this week. They are obviously on the premium end of the watch scale, but I honestly think that a good watch is a necessity in life along with you know, water, food etc. I couldn't decide which one to feature so naturally, I've included both! I've always worn a watch on my wrist so it's definitely staple and an item I don't mind saving up for (though did I just spot 0% interest free credit...?) ha. Stop it Tilly.

What have you got your eye on at the moment? Oh and this week I'm going to be putting together a couple of different posts that aren't just purely fashion based. Starting with a little post on my hair routine, let me know if there's anything else you'd like to see or include!

Thursday, 17 July 2014

Outfit: That Whistles Skirt

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Note to self: look down less, your roots are awful. So I posted this skirt on Instagram (username is tillyjayne_ fyi!) with a little story alongside it. I'd been after this skirt for ages, typically it sold out when it went into the sale and I was too slow to snap one up. To my absolute delight I came across this one in my John Lewis which had been returned, now, I've never moved as fast as I did when this baby caught the corner of my eye. I snatched it off the rail only to be disappointed it was a size 6, but not to be put off by the fact I am in no way a size 6 I headed off to the fitting room with a glimmer of hope that my out-of-proportion waist to hips would squeeze in it. Not gloating here but IT DID AND I WAS SO HAPPY. Thank you fashion gods. I just can't eat any pizza when wearing it.

Today it's boiling here in the UK so I decided to wear this gorgeous lace number from Missguided, it's very girly and fancy. I feel like I'm channeling my inner Audrey Hepburn (pah), a very ladylike outfit from moi. Anyway, gonna keep it short and sweet as the sun just popped out again and I'm gonna catch a few rays. Ciao! 

Monday, 14 July 2014

Outfit: Quiz Clothing

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Initially I wasn't sure how I was going to style this crochet top from Quiz. I contemplated popping a cami underneath but I thought that just ruined the overall look of the top so I just decided to brave it and just wear a bra. Ideally I'd be on a beach wearing it over my bikini sipping from a coconut but hey! Oh and just to fuel my slider obsession a little more (I've lost count how many pairs I own) these Missguided babies came a' sliding into my life. I love that they give me a little height and croc look leather is always a favourite in my books so generally just the PERFECT shoe. This actual pair look to be sold out at the mo but they do seem to restock, plus there's quite a few similar versions so worth checking out! Missguided are on fire at the moment, I'm currently eyeing up my sleeveless blazer in the white version as you can never have too many sleeveless blazers in my eyes...

So I have my photographer (aka mum) at home this week which will give me a good opportunity to get snapping a few more outfit pictures. I'd also love to know if there's anything else you'd like to see on here that isn't just outfit related. Whether it be my uni course (fashion marketing fyi!), interning or just general life! So do feel free to leave a comment, email or send me a tweet. More from me soon!