Ok so I am a little late on this trend but at the moment a pair of slip on trainers is right at the top of my summer wish list! :) For a girl who practically lives in her jeans, I just love how chic slip on shoes look with a pair of skinny/cuffed jeans and am currently on the look out for a navy/black pair.
Now that summer is drawing to an end (it’s ok guys we still have a few more weeks left), these Vans-inspired pumps are also going to be a great transitional shoe to head into the autumn months with.
So with all that said, I think it’s about time I go find myself a pair… ;)
Γεια σας guys!
Apologies for my absence from the world of blogging but I went on holiday with my family and got a little swept away by summer!
We went to Corfu and stayed at a hotel in Glyfada, (as you can tell we like to visit Greek islands) and I had a week full of sun, sea and relaxation- it was lovely. My only grumble is I wish I was still there! ;)
(View from Corfu Town)
Now that I’m back I will try to get myself back into some kind of schedule- but go easy on me guys!
Hope you’re all having a great summer!
“And so I hope that my presence on your screens and in the magazines may lead you, young girl, on a similar journey. That you will feel the validation of your external beauty but also get to the deeper business of being beautiful inside. There is no shade in that beauty.”
As soon as I saw this picture, I burst out laughing! It combines two of my favourite actresses with elegant Dior and classic Jennifer Lawrence awkwardness- what’s not to love? This hysterical meeting between Emma Watson and Jennifer Lawrence was captured at the Dior Haute Couture Show in Paris and saw Jennifer face-palm Emma right in the face (you know as you do).
After the two gave us this moment to have a giggle at, they headed out on the Parisian town in some killer Dior outfits (which I actually prefer to the outfits that they wore to watch the Dior fashion show)…
I really love this outfit on Emma, liking the pairing of a block colour with a vibrant, bold print. I love the over-sized cut of the blouse also, with Emma’s up-do and bright red lip completing the look perfectly!
Jennifer represented Dior well as the face of the fashion power house, looking beautiful walking the streets of Paris in head to toe Dior. Jennifer wore this striking metallic embellished gown for the after party, pairing the look with some silver pointed heels and a wavy cropped bob!
Ohhh I just love this Jennifer Lawrence + Emma Watson combo! :)
Olivia Palermo is someone whose style I have admired ever since watching her in the MTV series The City, with the model and TV personalty having in my eyes the most flawless style. When news reports over the weekend speculated that Olivia was going to marry her longtime beau Johannes Huebl, I was beyond excited to see what Olivia would wear on her big day and trust me I wasn’t disappointed.
The socialite went for an alternative look on her wedding day, shunning the traditional wedding dress to style together three pieces from designer Carolina Herrera. Olivia looked beautiful in a cream cashmere jumper that she paired with a full tulle skirt and some crisp white shorts worn underneath. The skirt was incredibly feminine and full with floral embroidery and layers of satin and silk. A cute addition to the outfit were a pair of deep blue Manolo Blahniks, which the fashionable star wore as her ‘something blue’. Olivia’s new husband looked dapper too in a bespoke white Marc Anthony Hamburg suit.
Olivia’s take on wedding chic really incorporated her style into her big day and she pulled off her wedding look with such grace! Congratulations to the new Mr and Mrs Huebl! :)
Although I’m a little late on this, I recently discovered the CW series Reign and have been shamelessly storming through the first season of the show ever since. Aside from the series itself which is great, a big reason why I have fallen in love with the show is the amazing hair and wardrobe featured. The show which is set in France in 1557, remains true to the time period of the drama in terms of wardrobe, hair and makeup whilst still managing to bring the looks into the 21st century. The lead character Mary played by Adelaide Kane has some beautiful hairstyles on the show, with statement headbands and beaded braids being a big part of her character’s style.
To help you bring a touch of Reign to your look, here are a few hair accessories reminiscent of the show:
I have always been really bad at maintaining a hairstyle, largely because my hair tends to just grow out very quickly and I always forget to drag myself back to the hairdressers. But with a family party coming up this week, I have finally booked a hair appointment and taken to google to give myself some much needed hair-inspiration.
I love the whole mid-length hair trend that started bubbling away earlier on this year, as for someone like me who is so attached to their hair it provides some change without having to be too drastic! Some of my favourite mid-length looks have come from Lily Collins, Emma Stone as well as Emma Watson and Ingrid Nilsen -who have all pulled off the look perfectly!
Hopefully with this as inspiration, my grown out locks will soon be transformed! :)