|Blazer: All Saints (old). Skinny silk scarf: £8, Asos. Blouse: £39.99, Zara. Jeans: £49.95, Gap. Bag: Debenhams (old)|
Naturally, this style of dressing doesn't come easy to me, either. But after seeing the Chloe A/W show and its basic mantra of 'throw a scarf on it', I decided to give it a go. And I'm sorry to admit I wasn't even cool enough to iron out the creases of my brand new skinny scarf to achieve said look. That's just the kind of girl I am...
|Blazer: All Saints (old). Blouse: £39.99, Zara. Skinny scarf: £8, Asos. Jeans: £49.95,Gap. Sunglasses: Celine at Sunglasses Shop. Bag: Debenhams (old). Sandals: €125, Ancient Greek Sandals|
Now I bought this blazer over 8 years ago from All Saints, back when I used to work at Eve Magazine (I remember because the Shopping Editor at the time had the same one). I think it's the only thing I own from there - but it is excellent quality and stood the test of time. When sometimes people say my blog is about throwaway fashion, I like to point out the longevity of most of my wardrobe. The jeans too are a classic style - the 'True Skinny' from Gap - they just get better with age.
|Watch: Shore Projects|
And for the finishing touch? I've been wearing this Tada & Toy earcuff to add a rocky edge to the simplest of outfits (excuse the dodgy half selfie - another skill I have yet to develop!). It's £38 and you don't need to have your ears pierced - true rockers need not apply....
|Gold-plated hoop earring: £29.99, H Samuel. Rose-gold star earcuff: £38, Tada & Toy. Wearing chubby lips in 'Red', Accessorize|