Tag Archives: Cable Knits

Must have item of the day its time for cricket at Marks and Spencers……

There are so many great cricket jumpers out there this season but I think this by Marks and Spencer Limited Edition is one of the best.

It has a shorter boxy cut with side slits so it will sit well over all of my slip dresses (hurrah) as well as with my culottes and jeans.

Marks and Spencer Limited Edition  £29.50 here



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Outfit of the day a cosy knit, frayed hem jeans & platform boots ……………

I am looking for really cool knit to wear over jeans or a  slip dress (ohh and also warm) I have plenty of gorgeous shoes and boots to team this outfit with but I have included a pair of platform boots (platforms are a current obsession)

This Whistles knit is navy which makes it simply perfect!

Whistles Bo Cable Trapeze Knit £120 here


I have tried these jeans on they are very flattering and I love a frayed hem!

Marks and Spencer Limited Edition Frayed Hem Jeans £35 here


Keep the jean length high so the boots show.

Carvela Sweden Boots £165 here


My winter wardrobe updated|Where to buy the best winter wardrobe pieces|

It is that time of year again, it is getting colder and you want to wrap up. I know I have lots of things to wear but I also know I need a few new bits to make it all feel more interesting.

This sparkle jumper by Whistles came into store this week and I know I could wear it with my orange COS skirt, my Whistles culottes and black jeans (there are more outfits lurking)

Whistles Colour Block Sparkle Knit £85 here


A new midi dress is always good, I hate wearing tights so I find them easy to wear either ankle boots or suede knee highs.

This one from Maje is a particular favourite.

Maje Rousseau Baroque Print Dress £280 here


Every wardrobe need a black turtle neck sweater they are just easy and go with everything. I will wear mine under my slip dresses for an easy work outfit.

Zara Turtle Neck Sweater £19.99 here


Ankle boots??? Can you ever have to many pairs of ankle boots? No you can’t especially when they are as cool as Isabel Marant Danae Boots. I have worn a snake skin pair for over a year and they are THE most comfortable pair of boots ever. (I dread the day they wear out) This grey suede pair would be a perfect addition.

Isabel Marant Danae Boots £465 here


Every wardrobe need a great pair of black trousers and I love this kick flare pair from Whistles.

Whistles Kick Flare Crop Trousers £120 here


A velvet skirt would be perfect for the coming season and I spotted this one by MO&CO a few weeks ago. It is fitted at the top so it isn’t bulky at all, the fit is perfect (unlike pleats which I can’t wear at all). Both colours are gorgeous but I do love burgundy. It would look gorgeous with the Whistles sparkle knit!

MO&CO High Rise Velvet Skirt £135 here


Winter is all about cosy knits and I love the idea of this Zara cable knit over slip dresses and skirts (romantic notions)

Zara Cable Knit £49.99 here


I am certainly not one for wrapping up too much so these gloves are perfect for me.

& Other Stories Fingerless Leather Gloves £35 here



One Striped Skirt Five Outfits| Winter outfits you will love|

I am currently trying to decide what I need in my wardrobe for winter, a new midi skirt is a must. It will go with a variety of tops, cashmere knits, slogan tees and a bomber jacket. I do love the mis matched geeky Gucci style so this playing a huge part in my choices!

From a purely practical point (always practical!!) I have chosen a skirt that will go with a number of different tops so I can wear it on many occasions.

Zara Striped Skirt £29.99 here


As I have a wonderful variety of shoes and boots to wear with this skirt I thought I would include some tops that I would wear with it.

Whistles Tie Side Sweater £120 here This jumper would be a winter staple that I would wear with jeans, culottes and over slip dresses.


Whistles Bonjour Bonsoir Tee £45 here A completely mis matched look perfect!


Zara Sweater £12.99 here this also has a matching cardigan so I could take the geek chic a step higher.


Zara Special Edition Bodysuit £25.99 here


Isabel Marant Edison High Neck Sweater £505 here


Zara Velvet Bomber £49.99 here


Whistles Carter Reversible Bomber £150 here

















Must have item of the day|New season cable knits|

It is hard to think about winter knits when it is going to be such a warm week but we all know winter isn’t that far away. I think forward planning is the key! and what is not to love about the this sweater? It will work perfectly over jeans, skirts and dresses I think we all need one in our lives.

Ganni Brooks alpaca and wool sweater £280 here





For Him New Season Knits|Cable knits|Marc Jacobs Knitwear|

Here are a few things to keep you warm and looking cool!

Slowear Cable Knit £540 here

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Ann Demeulemeester V Neck £498 here


Ann Demeulemeester Cardi £510 here


Marc Jacobs Crewneck £300 here


Christopher Kane High Neck £695 here


Fabio De Felice Jumper £388 here 


10SE10OTTO Jumper £459 here


Cosy Cashmere Knits| The best cashmere picks| Luxury cashmere at high street prices|

There is nothing like the onset of the cold weather to make you feel like snuggling up in a cashmere jumper. No matter what your budget there is plenty to choose from from high end to the high street.

Here are my favourites.

& Other Stories Cashmere Sweater £95 here 

& Cashmere

Duffy Color-block Cashmere Sweater £200 here

duffy color block

Chinti & Parker Chunky Cashmere Knit £365 here

chinti & parker chunky

Velvet Cashmere Knit £335 here

Velvet cashmere

Velvet Jacinda Wool & Cashmere Knit £360 here

Velvet jacinda

Ralph Lauren Wool & Cashmere Turtleneck £320 here 


COS Wool & Cashmere Knit £59 here 

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ASOS Cocoa Cashmere Knit £210 here 

asos cocoa

ASOS CC Cashmere by John Laing Geelong in Basket Weave £150 here

asos CC cashmere

Whistles Mia Cashmere Boxy Knit £165 here

whistles mia boxy

Whistles Esther Cashmere Cable Knit £175 here

whistles esther cable

Marks & Spencer Collection Pure Cashmere £65 here 

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Marks & Spencer Collection Pure Cashmere Hoodie £129 here

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Florence & Fred Signature Cashmere £55 here

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Florence & Fred Signature Cashmere £40 here 

F&F Cashmere

New Season Florence & Fred|Florence & Fred from Tescos to Kensington|Supermarket Brands|

I always have a quick check of the Florence & Fred collections when I  am in Tesco’s and I have noticed that they have revamped the area. Then I  read that they were opening a store in Kensington, hoping to capture some of that “yummy Mummy” market. On this note I have pulled some of my favourite pieces to share with you.

Limited Edition Checked Skater Dress £28 here

F&F Checked skater

Two Tone Lace Skater Dress £25 here 

F&F Lace Skater

Swing V Neck Vest £6 here

F&F Vest

Cashmere Jumper £55 here

F&F Cashmere

Cable Knit Jumper £14 here

F&F Cable Jumper

Limited Edition Crepe Flippy Skirt £16 here

F&F Crepe Flippy Skirt

Kilt £16 here

F&F Kilt

Buckled Kilt £16 here

F&F Buckled Kilt

Signature Strapless Jumpsuit £35 here

F&F Jumpsuit

Tipped Knee High Boots £39.50 here

F&F Boots

Tweed Crossbody bag £10 here

F&F Tweed Crossbody

Colour Block Winged Mini Tote £12 here 

F&F Colour Block Bag

Embellished Beanie £7 here 

F&F Beanie

Faux Pearl Beanie £6 here 

F&F Pearl Beanie

Today’s Top 20 Picks|Dresses|Pink Coats|Ankle Boots|Cashmere Knits|Cable Knits|Biker Jackets|

It was very easy to come up my top 20 today, there are so many “new in” must have pieces. If I had to choose one it would be the Isabel Marant Risha dress or the Zara Pink Coat.

Isabel Marant Etoile Risha Dress £340 hereImage

Isabel Marant Myrtle Silk Mini here


Zara Long Pink Coat £79.99 here


Zara Flared Skirt £19.99 here 


Combination Cape £129 here


Zara Polka Dot Dress £35.99 here


Zara Combination Check Dress £39.99 here 


Topshop Wool Blend Boutique Coat £150 here 


Topshop Aztec Embroidered Shorts £35 here


Topshop Slouchy Angora Jumper by Boutique £75 here


Topshop Midi Tulle Skirt £25 here


Topshop Teddy Fur Pea Coat £79 here


Zara Tricolour City Bag £59.99 here


Acne Lavender Ruth Cable Knit £220 here


Ganni Rust Red Teddy Biker £235 here


Velvet Almira Cashmere Jumper £288 here 


& Other Stories Wool Blend Coat £165 here


& Other Stories Slingback Sandals £79 here


& Other Stories Peep Toe Ankle Boots  £79 here 


& Other Stories Ankle Boots £79 here