Wednesday, 22 June 2011

Daily Wear: Dressed like a Brownie!

Hi guys,

Once i'd left the house this morning I realised that i'm dressed like a Brownie: all that's missing are the brown cap and the badge sash! I loved being a Brownie though, so I definitely don't think this is a bad thing! (What is a bad thing is how desperately my fringe needs trimming!) The boxy blazer is much shorter than the longer boyfriend shape I usually wear. I really like it, but it's taking some getting used to! Here's how I look in my unofficial uniform:
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The yellow blouse and brogues are New Look, the brown jacket is Topshop (As are the vest and leggings). The necklace is Juicy Couture: a gift from my Nan.

When I was at university I used to be famously scruffy (my mum once called me to remind me not to wear jeans to a wedding!) but i've noticed that my style has really changed, and i'm much smarter than ever before. Even at weekends I opt to wear a blazer and proper shoes over anything else: I only own one pair of jeans (which I rarely wear) and I can't remember the last time I put my Converse on. This must be what happens when you grow up....

Love, Tor xx

Love, Tor xx

2 comments:

daisychain said...

Ahh, I love the colour combo!

artandghosts said...

I really love the shorter blazer style, and this one is perfect. I hear you with regards to having changed, I feel differently too these days. I have no idea if it is because I'm growing older (in my 30's now) but i've become more focused on clean cuts and more modest, smarter looks than before - people were mistaking me for a student until i was late twenties.
Being mistaken for a brownie would be amusing, though;)