X ALEXANDER WANG

25/07/2014


what i'm wearing:
topshop bracelet set* (similar here)
checked shirt; liams (similar here)
primark double band sliders

just wanna start of and apologise first of all that i didn't get a post up yesterday. most of you probably don't realise that i post every other day but to me it's something i'm keen to stick to, but yesterday i had totally forgotten to schedule something as i knew i was out shooting for the most of the day and then by the time i had gotten in after the gym (by this point it was about 7-8 o'clock) to have put a post together and made it live it would almost be the end of the day. so i decided to wait until the earliest possible opportunity on a glorious friday morning to do it for you instead! 

it's pretty funny to me that i've decided to pair a designer t-shirt (my first ever designer clothing - ah!) with a £3 sale skirt... maybe the world of high fashion just is not ready for me yet. i can imagine that i'll definitely have a few more outfit posts featuring this t-shirt as it's the perfect basic to wear all year round. this is a super casual look as it was absolutely scorching hot yesterday and i just couldn't even bear to put jeans on. so even if you don't think this look is very you but want to know how to style up a basic white tee, don't worry i'll be popping more up soon. it was sunny it obviously meant my new absolute beautiful sunglasses had to get an outing! cat-eye, mirrored and stella mccartney could there be a more perfect combination? they are so oversized on my tiny face but i love 'em and i hope you do too! also, with the code RED10 if there are any sunglasses that catch your eye on www.redhotsunglasses.co.uk you can get 10% off. anyway, i know this outfit isn't massively fashion forward or "street style" but i like to show you every part of how i style myself. whether it's dressed up or like todays post; dressed down. let me know what you think and i hope you have a lovely weekend. speak to you on sunday. x

18 comments

  1. These photos didn't turn out as bright as I'd expected they would - plus I'm seriously enjoying how the eagle got involved, haha! ; )
    Absolutely love this outfit of yours - those sunglasses!

    Amy at The Girl In The Bowler Hat
    xxxx

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  2. stunning shots and I am literally dying over those sunglasses! xxx

    www.lurchhoundloves.com
    http://www.bloglovin.com/blog/4995777

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  3. gorgeous! i love how these look!

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  4. I love how you have paired a designer tee with a £3 skirt - I would totally do the same!

    The Velvet Black // UK Style, Beauty and Lifestyle Blog

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    1. Aw thanks! Why not, ey? If it goes together it goes together. X

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  5. I love this laid back look. The checkered shirt wrapped around just makes it - love!

    Megan xo
    Thumbelina Lillie | UK Fashion Blog

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    1. Thanks megan! It was a last minute idea as I spotted it hanging on the door before I left :D x

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  6. Stunning Charissa, just gorgeous x

    holljc.blogspot.co.uk

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  7. Your have superb style! & I love mixing high-street pieces with more expensive ones :)

    Style Sunrise ☀

    :)
    x

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  8. Loving this casual outfit, looking beautiful girl!

    www.tinytwisst.com

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  9. Love how casual and comfy this is and still so stylish. It's my kind of go to outfit for hot days :) x

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  10. Don't know how this hasn't got as much love. It's one of my fave looks of yours, it looks amazing!

    www.blkaesthetic.com xx

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  11. Love how you paired the skirt with the blouse tied around you! I just love that style, and wish I could pull it off like you did! I love the look of that skirt! Even if it is super simple, I love white shirts! They are just perfect!
    xx

    Alexandra | The A Style | Beauty and lifestyle

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    1. I'm positive you would be able to pull it off lovely, be brave :) x

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  12. those sunglasses are a dream! your outfits always look flawless!

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