Wednesday, November 30, 2011


gratuitous post

llymlrs outfit lookbook lace top black high waisted skirt
llymlrs outfit lookbook lace top black high waisted skirt
llymlrs outfit lookbook lace top black high waisted skirt
llymlrs outfit lookbook lace top black high waisted skirt models own pinky brown
skirt: H&M
top: new look
rings: market stall, H&M, love hearts and crosses *, jwlry,
belt: topshop

Kinda a gratuitous post because I'm purely posting because I like my makeup. Im wearing Estee Lauder Double Wear Maximum cover, which I will be reviewing once I use it a few more times. But if you're like me and like super duper full coverage foundation, its definitely a winner. I have terrible skin at the moment due to not sleeping and eating terrible food for the last few weeks, so its doing the trick giving some luminous matte coverage!

Outfit was a bit basic today as I just couldn't be bothered as I had too much work to do. Grabbed whatever top was on to of my things in my drawers! I've never worn the top before, even though I bought it when I was working at New Look over 6 months ago on my final spree before I left!  Wearing a mood ring makes me feel about 12 years old but it was quite cute so I just had to buy it! It didnt come with instructions so I cant tell my ~mood~ but tends to go blue on me! Probably means grumpy or something! Boo.

Tuesday, November 29, 2011


this is how it ends

llymlrs outfit lookbook lilac dress leather fur jacket
llymlrs outfit lookbook lilac dress leather fur jacket
llymlrs outfit lookbook lilac dress leather fur jacket
llymlrs outfit lookbook lilac dress leather fur jacket
llymlrs outfit lookbook lilac dress leather fur jacket
dress: new look *
jacket: primark
fur: new look
nails: nailene so natural short beige *
belt: topshop

Monday, November 28, 2011


a million ways

llymlrs outfit lookbook sheer shirt leggings flatforms
llymlrs outfit lookbook sheer shirt leggings flatforms
llymlrs outfit lookbook sheer shirt leggings flatforms
llymlrs outfit lookbook sheer shirt leggings flatforms
llymlrs outfit lookbook sheer shirt leggings flatforms
llymlrs outfit lookbook sheer shirt leggings flatforms
llymlrs outfit lookbook sheer shirt leggings flatforms
llymlrs outfit lookbook sheer shirt leggings flatforms
shirt: select
fur: new look
shoes: H&M
rings: jwlry, market stall, H&M
nails: nailene so natural short beige *

Rare shoe shot for the lolz! But its my favourite combination at the moment, flatforms and leggings. Bought this shirt in Cardiff from Select (ya i kno, didn't even know it was still a shop!) after seeing some of their stuff at a press day. I don't really like sheer stuff as I hate the look ofsomething being underneath but the studs and the length drew me to it and I could forgive it for being sheer. Coming in at a reasonable £14 too, Not too shabby! Id definetly go into Select again as they had a fair few decent looking pieces after looking past the tat! Kinda reminded me of Internactionale if anyone shops there!

PS. There comes a time in a persons life where you think you should lay off the fake tan when your feet match the wooden floor.

Sunday, November 27, 2011


sunday portrait week 100



001. Neglected blogging this week a bit as I've been having way too much fun. London twice then a weekend in Cardiff with my friend for belated birthday celebrations! Thinking of staying at home all this week as I've got so much stuff I need to catch up with and focus on! I like being away from home as much as I like being home. Keeping busy keeps me going!

002. Placed a few major clothing orders this week in the search for a Christmas Dress. I dont want to leave it too late like I did last year and ended up running round New Look while working on Christmas eve buy 5 dresses in the hope one would look alright. It didnt and I ended up wearing a jumper and skirt instead! I want to wear something fancy and sparkly, but I don't want to wear something black for a change! I have my eye on this dress from New Look (and the name fits perfectly!) but I don't know if I'm going to look too Strictly Come Dancing!

003. On another Christmas related note PLEASE HELP ME DECIDE WHAT TO ASK FOR CHRISTMAS! I have no idea, I'm at a age where if I want something I'll just buy it myself, but when Im asked "what do you want" I literally draw a blank! So let me know in comments what your asking for! I know I'd like some heated hot rollers, a hair dryer and a overnight bag, but cant think of anything else I'd might want or need!

004. All JWLRY stuff will be restocked in the next few weeks as so many people have been asking so they can give them as gifts. All the individual rings will be back and the fives will be completely. I will tweet and post on here as the popular styles sell out really quickly!

Friday, November 25, 2011


leather dress

llymlrs leather river island dress topshop fur coat
llymlrs leather river island dress topshop fur coat
llymlrs leather river island dress topshop fur coat
llymlrs leather river island dress topshop fur coat
llymlrs leather river island dress topshop fur coat
llymlrs leather river island dress topshop fur coat
dress: river island
coat: topshop
rings: jwlry, H&M, market stall
nails: barry m 297 blue glitter
lips: barry m lipstick 52 (review here)

I love this dress, I wore it at fashion week but dont think I've actually worn it on here. I love how structured it is, and before being body con its really flaterring as I do not have the flattest of tums! Nail faux pas as well choosing a glittery blue even though I'm wearing a all black outfit! Although I tend to ignore the blue/black fashion rule anyway! Sorry for the short post as I'm off to Cardiff for the weekend for fun times with my friend Hannah! Have a good weekend and stay safe, See you on Saturday!

Also my blog now has a official~ Facebook page! "Like" it for updates! After someone VERY creepily making a fake profile of me I finally decided to bite the bullet and get one. I think Facebook pages blur the line between real life and blog life a little too much for my liking, but oh well! We shall see how it goes!

Tuesday, November 22, 2011


pom-pom









top: primark
cardigan: topshop (last year)
skirt: ebay
belt: topshop
necklace: forever 21
hat: new look 

London yesterday was interesting and tiring! I didn't end up sleeping at allso I was literally buzzing off to much caffiene and no sleep = shaking mess. The talk and Q&A I was involved with was cut short a bit coz we didnt have enough time and two busy editors on our panel! Sat next to and chatted to the FHM editor and Grazia Daily editor! Exciting! However the day was thought provoking and gave me alot to think about. The #HPMsocial tag has lots of snippets of tips and ideas posted about during the day. I didnt agree with alot of the points as I suppose the type of blog I run is very different to traditional fashion/news related blogs. But there was alot of pratical information that I found helpful. I then went to Nandos with Kate and Emma and we had a rootin'tootin' goodtime!

Today I've been doing my normal chores and sorting out orders before going to London again for Press days (Dune, Very & River Island!) then going on the London Eye with Glossy Box! Words cannot express how happy I am to be going on the London Eye at night! I've never been on it before either so I'm very excited!

I just kept it simple today with a velvet skirt and a black top. I threw away my old velvet skirt after it got eaten by moths in the attic. So was forced to trawl ebay looking for another skater style one! Bought this pompom hat in London yesterday before going home and I love it, so cute and snug! Need to start stocking up on scarves and hats as winter is coming!

Monday, November 21, 2011


keep it on wax









jumper: primark
skirt: primark
necklace: forever 21
nails: naliene so natural short beige
lips: barry m peachy pink 147

Scheduled post as I'm more than likely on my way back from London coming back from my Handpicked Media talk! Im currently writing this at 2am and Im leaving at 5am! So yeah, no sleep! Its what I wore on Sunday but thought I'd actually be prepared and take some photos before I went. Neon pink cuffed sleeved jumper? Yes Please! Proving Primark isnt half as bad as people make out to be 2k11!

Sunday, November 20, 2011


sunday portrait week 99



001. I haven't really talked about it much but Amsterdam was lovely last weekend! But it was ridiculously cold and had such a nice chilled atmosphere, not seedy or weird like how you'd imagine it to be. It really isnt as ~ladz on tour~ Of course there were Ladz and the obvious single men going to see hookers. But it was just really nice and laid back. Even took a casual stroll into the Red Light District by accident, was pretty hilarious. Was also this really weird parade with Santa in it and all these elves in medieval dress on rollerskates giving out biscuits! Slightly odd but was still good! Drank so much coffee and ate too many frites and waffles!

002. Tomorrow I'm speaking at Handpicked Media Gets Social, It should be really good, informative social media style conference. My train is stressing me out as its telling me online its going to cost £118 when I normally pay £42, so fingers crossed its the normal price when I go to the station tomorrow or there will be tears! Kidding, I'll just have to go a bit later in the day. The hashtag is #HPMsocial if you wanted to follow it throughout the day! I'll be tweeting stuff about it during the day that might help bloggers. And no its not sponsored tweets and I'm not being paid to talk. Social Media is something I'm genuinely interested in and what I hope to end up working in one day! Implementing social media properly can be the difference to having a successful blog or brand.

003. I need to see Breaking Dawn. I dont love Twilight and I dont hate it, I do like it quite a bit (secretly!) and dislike that I've not seen it yet. Was thinking of going to go today on my own, I've been to the cinema on my own a few times before and it doesnt bother me. I'm just a bit iffy about seeing Twilight alone! I dont wanna look like some Twi-hard sobbing in the corner!

004. Rediscovered my old favourite lipstick, Barry M Peachy Pink 147. Had a little lipstick clear out today to sanitize them (germaphobe, much?) and found it lurking at the back. Barry M is a brand I hardly use anymore after it slipping off the general blogging radar (apart from those awful crackle and foil nailpolishes, vom!) However  I forgot how much I liked the lipstick, might buy a few more colours from Boots this week! I noticed they had a new colour online called Pale Nude which reminds me of MAC Shy Girl, will have to investigate!

Friday, November 18, 2011


inspectors of inspectors





top: ebay 
jacket: primark 
skirt: H&M 
belt: topshop 


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