Tag: work wardrobe

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Restyling diaries: leopard print trousers five ways

Restyling diaries: leopard print trousers five ways

In the spirit of not buying new clothes and making the most of what I already have in the wardrobe I decided to set myself a groundbreaking, never been done before style challenge. Restyling old […]

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Dressing for comfort and style?

Dressing for comfort and style?

With the prospect of a week of hell at work, I will admit I had a little paddy. Such a first world problem and I do realise I am lucky enough to have consistent, full […]

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New outfits, no spending (attempt one) – Day Five

New outfits, no spending (attempt one) – Day Five

The challenge – making brand new outfits from old clothes, preferably with a smile on my face. After my brief epiphany about my style basically being shirts and trousers, that seemed like a good way […]

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New outfits, no spending (attempt one) – Day Four

New outfits, no spending (attempt one) – Day Four

The challenge – restyle old pieces from my wardrobe into brand new outfits. It’s pretty safe to say today was a complete failure in terms of the challenge. I woke up at 8:59am and was […]

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New outfits, no spending (attempt one) – Day Three

New outfits, no spending (attempt one) – Day Three

The challenge – wear old clothes, try not to hate myself. Today I thought I’d give yesterdays idea of a jumpsuit that doesn’t necessarily need anything underneath, with something underneath. In the process I managed […]

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New outfits, no spending (attempt one) - Day Two

New outfits, no spending (attempt one) – Day Two

The challenge – torture myself with clothes that don’t want to work together instead of buying new things. Today accidentally turned out to be a lot better than I had expected or planned. The plan […]

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New outfits, no spending (attempt one) - Day one

New outfits, no spending (attempt one) – Day one

The challenge – old clothes, new ways of putting them together. I hate myself already for starting this challenge. My first outfit was a newish pinafore with a very old chiffon tunic and trainers to […]

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May haul styling

May haul styling

Spending a short eternity helping a friend decorate her new house leaves pretty much zero time for hair, clothes or makeup. Not complaining at all, it has been a pleasure and so rewarding to be […]

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Style: Pinterest scarf challenge update

Style: Pinterest scarf challenge update

I don’t think I have been quite so excited for a challenge in a long time. Pinterest inspired scarf outfits all week long. What could go wrong? Wearing blankets for a week has my name […]

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Style: Pinterest scarf challenge

Style: Pinterest scarf challenge

When it’s freezing outside, I love nothing more than curling up on the sofa with a blanket while I waste a few hours scrolling through Pinterest. Who am I kidding? That’s my usual Sunday position […]