Category Archives: Costume posts

Dusty Pink Kimono & Gypsy Blouse

I visited the V&A museum, London for the Alexander McQueen Savage Beauty exhibition (which will have a post of its own so keep checking). The museum’s courtyard of 19th century architecture and tropical foliage made for  a lovely place to eat … Continue reading

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DIY 90s Rave Costume

As an interjection to my mini blogging hiatus (due to exams) I thought I’d share with you how I pulled together a costume for a party with the theme of ‘nineties rave’. It was a very well chosen theme considering … Continue reading

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How to Style a Velvet Kimono Jacket

I’ve been wanting to share with you all this kimono ever since I bought it. Its from Peekaboo Vintage’s concession stand at the Topshop in Oxford Circus. I fell in love with their rack as soon as I saw it … Continue reading

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Monochrome Mandala Print

In this outfit I’m wearing two of my favourite accessories at the moment: a black felt fedora and a gypsy coin necklace very similar to the ones at stores such as Shop Dixi. Both of these go with absolutely everything … Continue reading

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How to Wear Tartan Midi Skirt pt.2

I firmly believe in the power of a white shirt. It is the only item that I own multiple variations of in many shapes and sizes. If I had to pick a favourite it would be this though. What better … Continue reading

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2 Ways To Wear Tartan Midi-Skirts

Its finally warm enough to risk a bare leg in England and midi-skirts are the perfect way to get accustomed to no tights for Spring evening looks. I love this navy and black tartan skirt that I picked up in … Continue reading

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Celestial Smoke

The sun and moon print collection at Motel has been my absolute favourite seeing as I lust after everything celestial. This dress was a present from a group of friends and it is so perfect. Its billowy smock dress shape … Continue reading

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Wearable Optical Illusion

I love the optical illusion style print on this monochrome dress. To toughen up the smock/ babydoll shape I’ve paired it with a buttery leather Allsaints jacket, some chunky heels, dark burgundy lipstick and killer eyeliner flicks. Optical Illusion Dress … Continue reading

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Mirrored Shirts & Velvet Blazers

 Even though my wardrobe is laced with white shirts already it had space for just one more. This blouse was perfect with a flowing fit and embroidered mirrors all over the bodice…and in the sale too. I wore it with … Continue reading

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Abandoned Swimming Pool: Black Mesh Outfit

Ever since I first saw this deserted and empty pool I knew it would be a perfect setting for a shoot. Luckily this day was sunny enough that the blue walls practically shone, complimenting the blue and black outfit perfectly. … Continue reading

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