Friday, 22 November 2013

Leopard and Stripes

These photos were taken about 2 weeks ago (pre-haircut) and for some reason i had no inclination to post them. Which is quite handy for days like today when i have nada.. A combination of no hubby for photos, that insomnia again (still?) and a lot of  days of very casual wear has meant no new photos this week. But least i have these to share with you all today.


I recently won these practically new leopard print booties on ebay for £5.00. I don't think they had even been worn, they arrived like new! I kinda love them too, they're not the most comfy so not for long day wear, but for sitting on my behind and eating a meal in a nice restaurant they are just fine!
I just love the punch of fun they add. Who would have thought a few months ago i would be wearing leopard print booties and own more than a handful of leopard print peices.. not me thats for sure! I've even started looking at neon pieces lately which is sooooo not like me! I don't know if its the lack of sleep or maybe style growth? who knows, but im happy to go with it. But if i start looking like this feel free to give me a nudge and a "what are you thinking?!" Mkay?




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15 comments

  1. you look gorgeous! So sorry you aren't sleeping, that can get you down (seriously i know my daughter has sms and sleep is rare here!) Hope that rectifies soon. lovely to have discovered yours and lena's link up. love the boots and i kinda like the bet lynch look so probably don't rely on me for the nudge xxxxx

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  2. I've been eyeing leopard booties since last year, but still haven't picked up a pair. I need to get on that! I always keep a few spare sets of outfit pics on back up just in case...
    Debbie
    www.fashionfairydust.blogspot.com

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  3. Cute shoes Rachel. I don't think I'd be able to walk in them! You rock them though :-) xx

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  4. Looking fab in your leopard print & stripes (I consider both to be classic prints!). Thank you for hosting this lovely link-up party! xo T. http://tickledpinkwoman.blogspot.com

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  5. Those boots are calling my name. Fancy giving them away to a new home?
    Sophie
    x

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  6. Great combo! I would never consider myself a leopard print kind of girl, but the more I see it, the more I think I might want to try.

    http://www.rejoicefortheday.com

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  7. OMyGursh, Rachel! I WANT THOSE SHOES/BOOTIES! Adorable. This entire ensemble is GREAT!

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  8. Love those booties- they add a perfectly fun pop to the outfit. I definitely like to think of it as style growth when we experiment with things outside our comfort zone!

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  9. Rachel I lurrrrve this look on you... and how about those boots for a fiver??!!!! Lucky girl! I feel some outfit inspiration coming on - Pinning it right now!! Thanks for hosting the linky party honey :)

    Catherine x
    NotDressedAsLamb.com

    P.S. Hope the sleeping improves - I'm sort of having the opposite with too much sleeping and loads and loads of dreams - I wake up exhausted as well but for different reasons :(

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  10. Haha oh man, that pic is scary!! But you know how to wear it tastefully, you look great!! I love the mix of stripes and leopard and the pretty darker colors. Is that scarf from H&M? I think I have it! And I feel ya on the casual wear....lately all I've been wearing is leggings and sweaters! haha
    Jessi
    http://haircutandgeneralattitude.blogspot.com

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  11. Will indeed let you know but you are miles off it at this stage!!! Love the jacket too. Hope the sleeping, or not sleeping, resolves itself - that is the worst and just makes itself worse through worrying about it.

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  12. Hope you get back to sleeping soon, nothing worse than feeling shattered but not being able to sleep.

    Loving the boots, great eBay win.

    X x

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