Sunday, 20 October 2013

Grunge | Tartan on tartan

Outfit post - Tartan

Afternoon chickens! I've spent the weekend playing the hostess with the mostess with some of my family. We drank a lot of beer, didn't get much sleep, and went to a dog show yesterday which nearly broke me. Far too much cuteness to handle, including cuddles with an 8 week old Alsation ball of fluff!

When my flat finally emptied about lunchtime, I have since been properly vegging out. Angus, Thongs and Perfect Snogging on the box (and what?) and I'm already trying to decide what to wear to the #AXParty on Thursday. Who's going?!

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Leather leggings - H&M
Creepers - c/o TUK
Tartan shirt - vintage via COW
Tartan bomber jacket - c/o Persunmall
Bobble hat - George

When this tartan bomber jacket from Persunmall arrived, I was kinda stuck how to style it. Don't get me wrong - I love it - but it didn't seem to go with anything I own. Tartan dress? Too much. Black t-shirt and jeans? Not enough. In the end, I decided to double up over a vintage shirt I got from COW and I'm pretty happy with it, looking back! The jacket is a pretty snug fit, so if you want the true american bomber feel I'd recommend to go a size up, but it's lightweight, perfect for Autumn.

I think tartan is my favourite of the latest trends. I might have bought a deliciously pink jacket after seeing Emma looking INCREDIBLE in this one, but the only trend I've really bought into so far this year is leopard print, thanks to a sneaky style challenge with Vouchercodes. This week, I'm also featured with a whole host of other bloglings I'm sure you'll recognise - have a look!

13 comments:

  1. I love a bit of tartan - perfectly autumnal! You look gorgeous ox

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  2. you look so cute ! love the bobble hat x

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  3. i love the bomber cant get enough of tartan,

    xoxo

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  4. Love the tartan on tartan, I really can't get enough checked goodness these days...

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  5. Strong move going with two types of tartan, may as well give it a go ay. Nice one on the VC feature.

    Buckets & Spades

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  6. I'll be seeing you on Thursday pretty missy!

    I really, really adore that tartan bomber and I actually love the double plaid combination. You genius!

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  7. Love those leather leggings! I need a pair in my life :)
    www.clashingtime.blogspot.com <3

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  8. I'm going to #AXParty, see you there :) xx

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  9. You look awesome here, I love your layering! Wish I could make it to AX Paris but I am busy :(

    Maria xxx

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  10. Love the pop of red, such a laidback outfit :)

    Ruth x

    www.kimkimipie.blogspot.co.uk

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  11. Double tartan? Yeaaah boy! Have fun tonight at the party!

    Tara xo

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  12. This is the best tartan on tartan that I've ever seen!

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