Sunday, 11 January 2015

Wearing A Poncho with Green and Neutrals

When i first saw this cable knit poncho it looked comfy, i thought it would be nice to perhaps just throw on around the house, like a wearable blanket i guess. Little did i know i would actually grow to love this perfect poncho. I throw it on all the time! Its snuggly and warm and i just love the look when paired with some skinny jeans and boots. Like my favourite gilet, the poncho is ideal for throwing on when you're just going from car to shop or car to cafe in this case.
These photos were taken just after Christmas when we had gone out for some fresh air and a Costa coffee. It was pretty late in the day and the light was diminishing fast making photos nigh on impossible, so please excuse the softness as they have been tweaked to high heaven haha! But i just wanted to share my new love of poncho's. Who would have known that these would have come back round! 
Plus straight after Christmas the poncho is perfect for hiding those food babies and those pesky few pounds that have appeared around my midriff from all those choccies i consumed and the crackers, and cheese crisps, and christmas cake..opps)
Coincidentally i'm actually sat here right now wearing my poncho again.. its just so snuggly!! I actually caught my son wearing it in bed, fast asleep last night, he think a wearable blanket is awesome, and i have to say i agree with him!










Poncho: George at Asda (sale £10)

Green Tube trousers & bag: Primark
Boots: F&F (about 4 years ago)
Earrings: Yosa


 Do you own a poncho? If not, would you consider one?

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22 comments

  1. Love that poncho, great look
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  2. I love how the bag adds subtle pattern to your look! lovely!
    Pay with Polka Dots

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  3. That's a lovely poncho Rachel! I wore my one yesterday and it made me happy though mine doesn't have a lovely high neck like yours.x

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  4. I can't believe it's from George! What a bargain too! Love it styled with the boots! It's a great retro look! x

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  5. You're fast turning into my go-to blog when I need some outfit inspo rachel!
    Sophie
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  6. The photos turned out with a nice dreamy look! Way to make it work.

    JJ
    www.dressupnotdown.blogspot.com

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  7. Beautiful outfit, the poncho gives the look a lovely boho feel. Have never had one as never sure I'd be warm enough but seeing your pics really want one now...curse the spending ban lol x

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  8. I love this poncho! It looks super comfortable, but you don't look schlumpy at all. :)

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  9. I love this look,man I feel like I sound like a broken record but the only words that seem to flow easily when describing an outfit that I adore is I love this look, so not a novelist but from the heart.

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  10. I am in LOVE with ponchos. Have always been but thrilled that they are now in trend! Your looks absolutely stunning!

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  11. It really suits you! Love that look! Ive been after a poncho too!

    Lucy x
    Yellowicing@blogspot.co.uk

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  12. This knit poncho is really cute on you! It really has a different look than a Mexican-type poncho. It looks like a cozy blanket that you wear. Definitely something perfect to throw on and cover up a food baby!

    Jamie | PetitePanoply.com

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  13. I'm so happy the poncho trend is back! I wear mine all of the time. It's the perfect winter layering piece. Love how you styled yours!

    Jill
    Doused In Pink

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  14. Wow beautiful photos! I love that poncho!
    XO Ellen from Ask Away
    www.askawayblog.com

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  15. I love your poncho! This is such a chic causal look!

    xoxo
    Oby Grace
    http://ispyoby.blogspot.com/

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  16. Love the poncho Rachael!, it does look cozy and comfy , along with beautiful on you, love it with the boots!
    stop by when you can
    jess xx
    www.elegantlydressedandstylish.com

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  17. yes I own a poncho and love it in fall and winter, looking good. oh and I wanted to also invite you to my new link up for fridays, Fashion Caché Friday @SWEETHAUTE http://sweethaute.blogspot.com/2015/01/fashion-cache-friday-2.html. Hope to see you each week!!

    ~Be Sweet
    Christina at
    SWEET HAUTE

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  18. Absolutely LOVE that leopard print handbag. And those boots are such a gorgeous colour, paired with that poncho x

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  19. I really like your blog! To raise your mood, see yourself in maroon skinny jeans ! They enhance your body.

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  20. wow what a lovely shoes. its so pretty i could not resist myself just loved it. its so suits on you sexy legs

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