Friday, April 27, 2012


bedhead









top: monki
necklace: river island
jacket: primark
bag: H&M
bracelet: black-tied*
shoes: office
rings: market stall and love hearts and crosses*
nails: bourjois ??

Tonight I'm off out for a few cocktails so I wore something that I could go from day to night too without being too much or taking too long to get ready. I kept it simple with a oversized slightly scruffy looking skirt long shirt. I decided not to iron it because I just have this thing about white shirts, they can either look really cool and crisp or they can look too over done and uptight. Plus I prefer the scruffy bedhead look! I paired it with my favourite jacket, trusty office flatforms and my statement snakeskin clutch!

I love my American Apparel leggings so much, I feel like I wear them so (too) much at the moment. As I've mentioned before they are the perfect alternative to American Apparel Disco Pants. If Disco Pants weren't so long or as tight I'm sure I'd be all for them, but they just don't suit me. These are just so comfortable and easy to wear and so much cheaper. I know I keep raving about them but I absolutely love them!

70 comments:

  1. You look lovely, really loving all the Monki garments about :) Especially in love with the clutch bag.

    x

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  2. Love this. The clutch is beautiful! xo

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  3. Such a nice shirt, your make up looks lovely x

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  4. you look lovely :) i love the clutch and the orange nail polish looks fab xx

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  5. love that jacket! your nails look similar to bourjois tangerine fatal! i've literally just blogged about it here eeevc.blogspot.co.uk/2012/04/notd-tangerine-fatal.html xo

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  6. This clutch is amazing and I love the colour of your nails! xx

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  7. I like your simple style and check out your blog to see your beautiful face :)
    XXX

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  8. I love this outfit, that clutch and the bracelet are lovely! x

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  9. Simple look but adorable, I love it !

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  10. i think this is my favourite outfit of yours lily! so effortless & chic! x

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  11. so simple but so chic!
    i love the bag

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  12. wonderful outfit :) especially with the statement clutch. makes it more edgy!

    xoxo

    http://www.flirting-with-fashion.blogspot.com

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  13. love the cross bracelet - have a nice time going out!

    xo joana

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  14. I really love this outfit! And the cross bracelet! Have fun tonight! :)

    xoxo, Laura

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  15. Your jacket and bag are gorgeous! Such timeless pieces!

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  16. love the whole look!-especially the leggings!xo

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  17. Perfect accessories in this, especially the make up. Flawless as always ! xx

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  18. You have converted me to American Apparel leggings - Cant wait to get my hands on a pair! Also love the clutch!

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  19. youve heard this a million times but i love your clutch

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  20. Are the leggings worth the money, do you think? :-) I'm sick of buying leggings that cost between £10-£15 and them going all seethrough after a few washes. Not a nice look!
    I looove this outfit, especially the pop of colour from your nails


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  21. Oohi like your shirt :)

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  22. Great outfit, I've been toying with disco pants but can't justify the price, might have to give these leggings a go instead!!

    Allaboutthegirlblog.blogspot.com xx

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  23. luv that clutch!!!

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  24. I absolutely adore this outfit :). Its simple but works so well :)

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  25. I love that shirt! I have the clutch too, I think it goes with practically everything!
    xx

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  26. Love the oversized shirt look, really suits you to!

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  27. you look so good in those leggins!

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  28. How do you always manage to make a simple outfit look so amazing?! I swear it's a skill!! You have skills lady! You look amaze!

    Jade x

    Ginger Pickle ♥

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  29. great outfit! love your clutch and bracelet ♥

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  30. You always look so effortlessly put together

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  31. Love it! Classic white shirt looks awesome with this clutch.

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  32. I love love love the cut of the shirt! x

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  33. Love it! Very very nice! Love when u chose simple outfits, B&W is always a good choice!
    xx
    Paula

    liveonbeauty.org

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  34. Simply outfit but you looks really chic!! Love you leather jacket!


    xoxo from München
    La Vie Quotidienne
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  35. i really love how simple this outfit is yet its so chic!
    awesome x

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  36. I need to haul ass to monki! loving the all the tops you've been wearing from their recently!

    Hayley xo

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  37. Really cute night out look :) Love the longline shirt I really like the roll up sleeves :)

    Love, Rachel

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  38. Love this outfit and I've been looking for a shirt like this for ages and ages
    love Coco x x x
    stylethroughthelookingglass.blogspot.com

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  39. I love this outfit and I think you've sold me on the leggings! What size do you have? can't decide if 8 - 10 or 10 - 12? I'm a size 10 on the bottom in topshop... xx

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  40. this outfit is amazing, simple yet so classy i loveee it! x

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    Loving the disco pants , lovely blog

    Happy blogging :)


    Xxx

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  42. love the jacket and shirt !
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  43. The clutch is amazing! If my disco pants don't suit me I'm gonna get those leggings instead.
    xx

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  44. Loving the top and the bag ! Plus, your leggings look so much more wearable than the disco pants ! xx

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  45. I love this outfit, the leggings and shirt are gorgeous classics! :)

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    xxx

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  46. I love that leather jacket and clutch! xx

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  47. I love the bag and the leggings.

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  48. The bag is great and your eye lash extensions still look amazing, too! :)

    the skinnyblondegirl blog

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  49. Such a cool outfit, really well put together!
    Love the accent of colour from your nails, and the clutch is gorgeous :)
    xx

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  50. Love this look! So well put together! xx

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  51. You're so ridiculously beautiful!
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