Sunday, 19 October 2014

Warehouse; My faithful brand (& a scary walk down memory lane)

I mentioned in summer how Warehouse has been the brand i have turned to year upon year, since the age of 18 when i first started to make a wage.
Whenever a special occasion would arise i would always turn to this particular brand and they have never let me down, especially with their perfect dresses{swoons}
I took a little walk down memory lane and found some photos from over the years of me and my beloved Warehouse pieces.
Want to take a scary walk down memory lane with me?(i hope you're nodding)
 Left warehouse dress this summer, right Warehouse mint blouse also this summer
Tie dye top 2013
 Paisley warehouse dress layered over a turtle neck in the depths of winter
 Me on the right in a tropical Warehouse skirt
 about 5 years ago celebrating on a night out in Cardiff
 about 7 years ago going to a wedding

It's so funny looking back, there's one dress i LOVE and still have but have no photos of. It's the Warehouse dress i was wearing when i first kissed the man that would later turn in to my husband :) 
Special dresses evoke great memories. 
I have a knack of remembering what i was wearing to any special event for the past 10 years. 
It's quite the skill i tell you,lol!

So with my special birthday fast approaching, and of course the festive season, i know Warehouse will be the shop i turn to once again.
Infact, i've already started looking(haha!) nothing like being prepared if you ask me!

First up, by birthday-day.
In the day time, i'm thinking lunch out with the hub's and being in the depths of winter, sleeves are a must.
You all know me, Red is my all time favourite. So the Red Roll Cuff Shirt Dress is the absolute top of my lust list. Add in a biker jacket, knee high black boots and a clutch and that is outfit heaven to me.
The black zip waist dress looks like the perfect all-rounder. Add a tartan scarf and a camel coat and winter is looking good.

Second up the prints:
Window pane is still big this winter and i found a new love for the drop waist this year so i am crushing on this flippy dress.
The graphic print of the second dress is fun and funky. Some ankle boots and tights would make this dress work in winter, remove the tights add some sandals and it's also great for summer.


The big night out.
My oh my, this Off the shoulder jumpsuit!! how absolutely stunning, Chic and sexy all in one go, perfect for the Christmas doo with a great pair of earrings and statement clutch.
Or The perfect LBD, flippy and flowy, this little number is so fun! Every girl needs their perfect LBD and this might just be mine(plus its on sale for £15, what the what?!)



So there we have it, my absolute favourites. I have in my basket ready to be purchased, the red shirt dress and the flippy fun LBD but i just can't commit, as i want them!
Do you own many/any Warehouse pieces?
Do you have outfit/memory association like me? I would love to hear your thoughts!


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8 comments

  1. I love Warehouse too, their playsuits are pretty much the only ones that fit me! Love seeing the old photos haha, not cringey at all! And I'm exactly the same, I remember what I was wearing for absolutely everythinggg!
    lily x
    www.jolihouse.com

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  2. Gosh you look so different Rachel. I only rediscovered Warehouse last year when my love for Zara waned. Love those dresses, especially the top one x

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  3. I have never looked into Warehouse but I will now. I love the windowpane and the black zip, although the red is pretty stunning

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  4. Ah the red dress would be beautiful on you!

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  5. I love the black flippy dress!

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  6. Love seeing your looks over the years and that graphic dress is gorg!

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