Friday, 10 May 2013

The hunt for the perfect grey t-shirt

These photographs have been languishing in my "fashion to post about" folder for a few days now so while I'm still unpacking all of my shoes in my new flat, I thought it would be a good time to write about it. It's actually the last ever blog outfit post at my Mum's house (it still feels so weird saying that), and considering it was quite a thrown-together blogger ensemble I quite like it!

I've come to the conclusion that I often have a wishlist for pieces that actually don't exist. This has happened before (e.g. leather gilet, until they were EVERYWHERE), and most recently I've found it very difficult to find a decent grey t-shirt. The High Street seems determined to convince me that the way laydeez wear their jersey is low cut and see-through. No ta. Luckily for me, Primark mens once again came up trumps, and I'm seriously considering buying 20 of these t-shirts for safekeeping.

Tiedye skirt - Lavish Alice
Grey t-shirt - Primark mens
White patent shoes - c/o Soyoushoes
Beanie - c/o Spartoo

I'm also wearing this gorgeous tie-dye maxi from Lavish Alice that I hunted for after seeing this beaut looking bloody awesome in her Dr Martens.

It's been a week since I moved out and as well as being super energetic from the extra 20 minutes of sleep I get each morning, I've been getting into the routine of flat-ownership. Home chores like cooking and cleaning will tire very quickly, but right now I feel like the epitome of domestic goddess! Flat tour to come very soon I promise, but no-one wants to see lots of boxes cluttering up the place, plus it wouldn't be a flat tour without bouquets of flowers everywhere a la Katy now would it?

15 comments:

  1. Forever hunting for the perfect staple items! I love the skirt SO much xo

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  2. Yay for the Primark men's section! They have better t-shirts it really isn't fair.
    The skirt is amazing too.

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  3. I'm always on the hunt for the perfect set of basics, one day when I'm rich I'll only buy LNA! ;) Good spot, the men's section also has lots of awesome accessories!

    Tara
    www.thestylerawr.com
    xoxo

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  4. Primark mens for the win. Always. I can not live without a decent grey top. So excited to see your flat!!
    x Eloise - Jazzlipsandtulips

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  5. I love this outfit :)
    Need more simplistic outfits like this for uni!
    x

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  6. Love Primark so much, you can't fault it for the basics! Great outfit x

    Alavish.blogspot.co.uk

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  7. grey t shirts, a classic and no mistake. it's not easy to find decent t shirts at all to be honest, i know what you mean about the slight thread bear ones. they suck, plus low cut ain't no good. i'm still on the quest for the perfect white t shirts, i wear them nearly every day under shirts.

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  8. Ooh I love this skirt :) looking lovely!
    Can't wait to see what your flat looks like :)
    Kaz at Sunshine Days x

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  9. I love love love this outfit! I'm constantly on the hunt for nice plain tshirts, never thought to look in the mens section!

    Sophs xx
    The Sopho Diaries

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  10. hello pretty skirt and nice tee and a cute blogger lady. primark mens tees are actual winners (i buy them for little b and then steal them muahahahahha!)
    Hope you're settling in OK, of course you need flowers everywhere in the house. it's a rule i tell you, a rule! ;) xx

    The Little's.

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  11. Whenever I buy mens t-shirts my mum puts them in my brothers room and I never see them again :( I should really do my own washing but I'm too busy stalking you and Katy online... ;) xx

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  12. Men's t-shirts are the best. I am forever swiping my boyfriend's when he's not looking ;)

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  13. Since recent past days ,I had been looking for some updates in online mens cotton t shirts and for women as well.I think this is the perfect and a simple grey T-shirt,I have ever seen.This is good.

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  14. t-shirts are the best. I am forever swiping my boyfriend's when he's not looking ;)
    http://www.apparelnbags.com/mens-shirts.htm

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