Sunday, 2 December 2012

Thirty-five or "Wednesday Addams"

These photos were taken on a Thursday, but let's not split hairs here. So in my last post I spoke about how I hadn't really ever ordered clothes online before... this past week or so I've been making up for lost time and going click-crazy on the interweb shopping front!

I must have been one of the only fashion bloggers left who had never tried ASOS before, which is criminal really considering they actually have a Petite line and I'm always banging on about how difficult it is to find clothes that fit my shortness. After witnessing the sheer amount of clothing amazingness that my desk-neighbour at work has ordered from ASOS, I decided it was about time I took the plunge and tried it for myself. Here's what I got: a wonderful Peter Pan collar dress, yay!

Plus cardigan 'cos it's cold, innit

As you can see, the dress is the perfect length... you have no idea how much of a relief it is to buy something which doesn't need any alterations - bravo, ASOS Petite, I'll definitely be trying you out again!

I was debuting a couple of other new purchases that day, including the black version of some boots from Runway Shoes that I also have in brown. I rarely buy the same item in more than one colour but was willing to make the exception for these beauties, they are so versatile and, more importantly, comfortable to wear! I spent the whole of yesterday traipsing up and down Oxford Street in these with not a limp, wince or blister to be had: genius!

Tartan scarves seem to be everywhere right now... which I noticed AFTER I bought this fine specimen. That wouldn't have stopped me though as I love it and it has swiftly become my comfort blanket of choice.

I know it's now December, but these photos were taken in Movember and I had the earrings to prove it. I was also sporting some awesome bracelets: love you, mean it!

 Dress: ASOS Petite (here)
Boots: Runway Shoes (here)
Scarf: H&M (here)
Cardigan: Primark
Earrings: Urban Outfitters (old)
Bracelets: Claire's Accessories & Topshop

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  1. Gorgeous outfit,glad you have tried ASOS! :) xx

  2. Hi just stumbled across your blog! Firstly I love the layout and everything, it looks awesome!

    Love this outfit, looks so simple but so effective. The boots are divine :) Really want a pair.

    I'm new to blogging and was wondering if you'd check out my blog? Maybe have a read and if you enjoy we could be followers?! :) I'd like that! Really looking forward to your next posts.

    Lucy x

    1. Thanks! I checked out your blog, love it :)

  3. Thank you for the lovely comment on my blog.

  4. I love the outfit , the dress is amazing,


  5. omg you're a beaut! Loving the whole outfit!
    Check out my blog and maybe follow each other? Just leave a comment.
    I'm soon doing a GIVEAWAY, hopefully for Christmas. :)

    1. Thanks, I checked out your blog, it's great - awesome shoes!


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