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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  1. November 22, 2013 / 8:49 am

    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

  2. November 22, 2013 / 10:45 am

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

  3. November 22, 2013 / 12:07 pm

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

  4. November 22, 2013 / 4:09 pm

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

  5. November 22, 2013 / 5:51 pm

    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!

  6. November 22, 2013 / 9:13 pm

    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

    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 🙁

  7. November 22, 2013 / 9:54 pm

    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

  8. November 23, 2013 / 5:21 am

    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.

  9. November 23, 2013 / 6:53 am

    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

  10. July 29, 2016 / 3:01 am

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