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Winter Weekend Style

Photography by Rebecca Botin

Weekends are never classed as ‘time off’ for me but they are a hell of a lot more flexible.  I know I won’t have any brand meetings or press events/appointments so there is an element of chill about them.  I’m much the same as everyone else, some weekends are spent catching up on Netflix and so my attire rarely involves anything else than my sweats, and others we venture out around London for a nice walk and find somewhere cute for a spot of lunch.  Every season in London brings something different that I love, in Spring we have the beautiful Cherry Blossoms lining the white housed streets of South Ken, Notting Hill and Chelsea.  Summer is rife with delicious street food cuisine stands and lazy afternoons picnicking in Regents Park.  Burnished leaves line the pavements in Autumn and transform our streets with a golden glow, the spirit of Halloween can be seen with Instagrammable pumpkins, door wreathes and all number of spider paraphernalia.  Finally Winter, granted not my favourite season when it’s raining and miserably grey but on days like this when the sun is shining and there is a brisk feel to the air there’s nothing I love more than grabbing a Starbucks and having a wander around our beautiful city.

My Winter weekend style normally tends to involve trainers as we do often cover a lot of milage whilst roaming around.  These are almost always teamed with some jeans and although I’m lucky enough to have a job where I can wear what I like every day the idea that jeans are for the weekend stems back from my school days where I just couldn’t wait for the weekend to come so I could live in denim for 48 hours.  The jeans and trainers combo might arouse the idea that this is not a chic look, but this is where the power of a tailored coat comes into the mix.  This super chic Winter white coat has definitely had a run for it’s money this season, and it looks perfect with a light wash denim and camel accessories like this oversized scarf.

O U T F I T  D E T A I L S

Coat – La Redoute
Jumper – New Look
Jeans – New Look
Scarf – Boohoo
Trainers – New Balance via ASOS
Sunglasses – ASOS (Similar here)
Bag – Chloe

Colour on Nails – OPI in ‘Did you ear about Van Gogh’
Colour on Lips – NYX Matte Lip Cream in ‘London’

Photography by Rebecca Botin

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  1. Rach
    18th February 2016 / 10:27 pm

    Love the coat and scarf together, very chic. I wish I could dress this well but it just doesn’t come naturally to me, that’s why I always come to your blog or Instagram for my style inspiration!

    • 20th February 2016 / 9:22 am

      Thanks Rach and I’m so glad I can be f service 😉 x

  2. Carol-Anne
    19th February 2016 / 8:40 am

    Awesome coat!

    • 20th February 2016 / 9:21 am

      Thanks Carol-Anne x

  3. 19th February 2016 / 1:33 pm

    that coat is such a statement piece! absolutely love it

    • 20th February 2016 / 9:21 am

      Thank you Adriana! x

    • 20th February 2016 / 9:21 am

      Brilliant 🙂 x

  4. Vicky
    23rd February 2016 / 12:37 pm

    You look lovely, perfect in fact. I love the whole outfit and the brown tones too. I bought a very similar scarf in autumn so will have to dig it out ! You are such a good source of inspo for me and during busy weeks my only go-to source of inspiration xxx

    • 23rd February 2016 / 9:38 pm

      Thanks Vicky! x

  5. 23rd February 2016 / 5:22 pm

    Our stylists love this caramel Boohoo scarf with your skin tone. This outfit makes for a perfect winter weekend look.

    Brooke x

    • 23rd February 2016 / 9:37 pm

      Thank you Brooke! x

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