Friday, 30 November 2012

November Favourites • 2012


November was full of lots of bits and bobs I loved from candle holders to lip balm and from shower gel to CDs, so I hope you enjoy!


What have been you're favourites this month?

Sunday, 25 November 2012

Week in Photos No.33

ready for the motel event // new jewellery stand from next // new bedding and blanket from next // at the motel christmas bloggers event // amazing bar at motel event // bought the new rihanna and one direction album // bright yellow jumper from romwe.com // cocktails // photobooth fun at the motel event // trying the aussie miracle moist shampoo, conditioner and 3 minutes miracle frizz remedy // huge delivery from next // hanging so bad.. time to get some slap on and get out the house // new christmas style jumper from topshop (buy here) // new camera strap from imodtrap.com // discovered this little gem in marks and spencer
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Sunday, 18 November 2012

Week in Photos No.32

suzie from stylesuzi.com and I at the beauty and the brain google event // photo booth time at beauty and the brain with patricia, suzi and wande // wore my stripe jumper from topshop for the first time in ages // mine and ambers starbucks // hanging with my bestest amber (follow on twitter) // love bobbly hat season // got a 70s vibe going on in my vintage jumper from miss lawes adores (shop here) // nintendo came in the post // the brightest face mask I have ever used - dragon fruit by montagne jeunesse // first ever peppermint mocha // wearing my silver chocker from thejewelsboutique.co.uk // delivery from motel rocks (view/buy here) // another sneaky photo of my outfit in the starbucks toilets // wearing forest by urban outfitters on my nails // sunny day
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Saturday, 17 November 2012

November Empties: Products I've Used Up • 2012

Two months since my first empties video and I have collected a box full of used up products again to review for you lovelies - enjoy!



If you have used any of these products, what are you opinions on them?

Friday, 16 November 2012

Send in your Style No.8

jean vest: thrifted // shirt: thrifted // skirt: h&m // shoes: thrifted
Candace Parker
AGE: 16       FROM: California      BLOG: The Patrician       YOUTUBE: CandycaneCandace

top: vintage // maxi skirt: new look // boots: dr martens


Katie Noble
AGE: 17         FROM: Essex        BLOG: rogue and creep

"I would describe my style as a sombre cocktail of Lana Del Rey, Kurt Cobain and Pat Butcher... but with more insanity and less pre-mature death. My favourite place to shop is a YMCA charity shop in my town, genuine American vintage for charity shop prices, it's wicked"

dress: primark // petticoat: hell bunny // shoes: charity shop // necklace: vintage
Alice
AGE: 21       FROM: North Wales        BLOG: AllyKat's Wonderland        YOUTUBE: AllyKat1990


"I have a dibilitating chronic pain/fatigue illness. So I love getting dressed up in anything from vintage dresses to Primark tees, it brightens up my day. If Im having a bad day there is nothing better than making outfit videos and blog posts. 
I get inspiration from so many sources all around me. I love all things 50's and classic and anything alternative and slightly different. 
I have a curvy figure and love playing this up by cinching in my waist to give that classic 50's silhouette

"



Want to feature in the next 'Send in your Style'?
Send in your photos (high quality if possible and full length) with your name, age, where you're from, if you have a blog/youtube etc, where all your clothes/accessories are from and anything you would like to say e.g. a description of what fashion means to you, how you would describe your style, your favourite places to shop, why you chose that outfit, anything you like! EMAIL ME AT: rhiannon_ashlee@hotmail.co.uk 

Thursday, 15 November 2012

Fashtag Lookbook • Leather & Baroque


The other week I had a shoot with Fashtag at Google, along with Lexi from fashionfilth.com (or sototallyvlog on YouTube) to each create a lookbook featuring two trends for this autumn/winter. For those of you who haven't heard of them before, Fashtag is an exciting new channel on YouTube, based in stylish Carnaby, London and when they contacted me to see if I'd like to have a shoot with them I jumped at the chance - to check out more videos from them go subscriber here!

It was a really fun day and a completely new experience working with a professional cameraman, standing in front of a green screen whilst the people of Fashtag hooked me up with a mic pack, but I loved it even though it was totally out of my comfort zone and it felt weird not being in comtrol of the filming and editing for once.

I created three looks for both leather and baroque - hope you enjoy!



Which look and/or trend is your favourite?

Wednesday, 14 November 2012

Ankle Boots at Office • Pick of the Week

office: dillydally black leather shoes, £65



I have always been a fan of ankle boots, but this year more then ever and I am obsessed with these black leather boots from Office (buy here) as they're simple, classic and will go with anything. Team these shoes with rolled up jeans and a camo jacket for a take on the military trend, or swap the camo jacket for an oversized jumper for a tough take on a cute and casual outfit. These ankle boots won't just be good to you this winter, they're be great all year wear - style them with floral dresses in the spring/summer!
(left) office: dillydally tapestry shoes (right) office: dillydally tan leather shoes, both £65
These ankle boots from Office are also available in an ever so trend tapestry (buy here) and a more subtle tan leather (buy here) which can all be styled very easily but keep other patterns to a minimal when wearing the tapestry shoes - I love them all, but how can I justify buying all three pairs!?

Which pair are your favourite?

Tuesday, 13 November 2012

Sister by Sibling SS13 • Fashion Focus

A short fashion video caught my eye the other day and I just had to share it with you; the film showcases the Sister by Sibling SS13 collection, beautifully filmed by Gabriel Gettman - featuring luxurious golds and baby pinks, beading, comfy knits and a sophisticated take on geometric and skull prints.

"It was the perfect opportunity to take Sister by Sibling's unique quirkiness out of London's East End and into the realm of global high-fashion glamour. Inspired by W London's disco-dream interiors, we've sought to channel the bold 70s energy of Halston and Studio 54, whilst staying true to Sister by Sibling's eccentric British surrealism." - Gabrial Gettman, Director 



Sister by Sibling is the womenswear line of cult East London label Sibling, whose unique approach to knitwear has made them a darling of the press and an unmissable hot-ticket at London Fashion Week. Shot in the retro-glam interiors of the W London hotel, DOPPELGÄNGER follows four ‘sisters’ dressed in Sister by Sibling's Spring/Summer 2013 Collection. Also featured in the film is a limited-edition afternoon tea, designed exclusively by Sibling for W London, and available in the hotel during London Fashion Week. Models Dahlia, Rio, Claudia and Sonya wear gold and baby pink lurex skull jacquard sweater, cardigan and knickers; gold and baby pink lurex stitch skull cardigan; knitted short-sleeve Arabesque V-neck dress with beaded neckline; knitted Arabesque shell-top with beaded trim and lurex stripe sweater. 


I hope you found this post interesting, I love the video and photographs so I just wanted to share them with you!

Sunday, 11 November 2012

Week in Photos No.31

layering up with a shirt (buy here) jumper, camo jacket (buy here) and leather jacket (buy here) all from topshop // always end up with a load of mail when I visit my mum - I must tell companies that my address has changed // getting into the christmas spirit // alcoholic oreo milkshake // tapestry dress from asos (buy here) // love my new above the knuckle ring from thejewelsboutique.co.uk // sneaky outfit photo in the starbucks toilets // standing at the bus stop // fresh out the shower // passion fruit cocktail // parcels for me // ceramic blue by maybelline // candle going a tad crazy // doug attempts to do my makeup (watch here) // first christmas starbucks cup of the season and my first ever gingerbread latte (which I am not a fan of)
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Monday, 5 November 2012

My Boyfriend Does My Makeup

My first video with Douglas when down a storm with you all, and as anticipated you have been asking us to do another video together since - the boyfriend does my makeup tag was the most requested so that is what we did when he was home for the weekend, enjoy!


Sunday, 4 November 2012

Week in Photos No.30

at the fireworks in nantwich // bit nippy to be wearing sheer tights // order from nasty gal came // listening to some classic paramore // all snug in my new snood from topshop (buy here) // performer in covent garden // all outfits chosen for my shoot with fashtag at google // at youtube studio // feeling important with my id badge // first ever nandos // in a cab stuck in london traffic // off to my first professional shoot and feeling nervous // meet up in leicester square // new gloves from topshop // in the process of making pumpkin soup // waiting for doug (follow on twitter) to turn up and film a video with me and I have zero makeup on (he had never seen me without makeup on, until that day) // went five days without a starbucks.. that's far too long // munchkin pumpkins
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Saturday, 3 November 2012

October Favourites • 2012



Here it is, my October favourites and I can't believe we only have one more of these to go before Christmas (and my birthday), exciting stuff!



What have you been loving in the past month?