Our friend Mon Wornout has exquisite taste, especially when it comes to shoes. I’ve been trying various Stuart Weitzman 50-50s on for the last 6 months or so and was poised to buy the Reserve OTK boots, when she went and bought these beauties. I’d dismissed the heeled version, too OTT sexy for me…….and, yes, here I am wearing them to work. They felt sleek, demure, understated and exceedingly comfortable. Not at all sexy (because that’s a BIG no-no for me). Thank you Mon x
I had a few hours on the river away from the hustle and bustle with my dad and sister today. How beautiful our city is!
I’m having a real “nothing to wear” time at the moment. Of course I have lots of things to wear but nothing feels right. I have a feeling a decent pair of unripped comfortable jeans would help but I don’t have the time or inclination for jeans shopping in the midst of the festive madness.
So today, after ten outfit changes I wore Zara ripped jeans, Uniqlo black and white striped Heattech (old and they don’t seem to be doing it this year) under a black Uniqlo merino jumper, Toga Pullas, Anya Hindmarch mini Gracie bag with a Jigsaw pom pom and an old Per Una Speziale (!) faux fur coat. (Nothing exciting in the bag – my gloves, the Guardian and a present for my dad to pass on)
Hope you’re enjoying the festive build up. Back soon!
Looking a tad Michelin Man here, but it felt good to wear a different kind of water repellent attire today (my usual being a longer down coat and jeans).
Jacket – Uniqlo Ultra Light Down Jacket (I’m wearing an XS, sizing is on the small side – I love the chevron lines), skirt – Top shop pleather, jumper – Crumpet (via TKMaxx – recent purchase), boots – Jimmy Choo (sale, last year). Layers not seen – Uniqlo heattech vest and long sleeved top under the jumper.
All ready to watch my biggest super star in her school play!
I’m in a Cos dress, old Mint Velvet pleather leggings, (rather dirty!) Acne Pistols, Cos grey coat, Urbancode shearling scarf. La Bambina is in a Boden dress and H&M hair clip (and yes, that’s her rolling on the floor rolling behind me in the main photo. Oops!)