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Scarf Print & Vintage Denim

This scarf print & pom pom skirt is going to be one of my summer staples as it goes so well with white blouses and shell tops for a bohemian feel or with block colour crops like this minty blue … 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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DIY Plaid Pinafore

I’m trying to bring thisischichi.co.uk back to the niche that I started it with originally and focus more on fashion from a design and artistic practice perspective than a styling one. Therefore you’ll being a lot more runway reports (such … 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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Tartan at China Town

Recently I went to China Town, London for the first time and appropriately wearing red. I visited at night when I could appreciate the colours and lights the most, however most of the shops were closing. I did catch a … Continue reading

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Grey Checks and Plum Lips

This outfit is very muted with most components being a mix of greys. To add an undertone of colour I painted my lips with Topshop’s ‘Depth’ and threw on some metallic purple Docs. Just to prove how murky the colouring … Continue reading

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V&A Fashion Festival 2013

 For the third year in a row I attended the fashion festival at the V&A, one of my favourite galleries. Unfortunately most of the activities and talks were very over-prescribed, such as ‘Henry Holland in conversation’ which I was gutted … 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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When to Wear Lace: Sunset on the Beach

I am wearing lace skirt from a local French market and an a crop top cut from an old H&M mini dress. Zoe is wearing pastel blue lace dress from H&M. Follow this blog on bloglovin 

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Platforms at Prom: How to find the perfect dress

Dress KissBridal @ Etsy, Charm Bracelet Thomas Sabo, Platform Shoes Ebay, Necklace Gifted For those overly fussy about both the style and fit of dresses, finding something to wear to extremely special occasions such as prom or relative’s weddings can be an ordeal. I offer one … Continue reading

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