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10 very good reasons to visit Uterque today …

There are so many pieces that you need from Uterque at the moment. I do wish there was a store to wander around at lunch time..

I have been on the search for a skirt to wear to work (personal shopping) with either ankle boots or pumps. This fuchsia pink ruffled skirt is just gorgeous and I would wear with one of many Whistles slogan tees!

Fuchsia Skirt £75 here 

This printed dress is perfect for work and it would work with ankle boots now and over the knee when it gets colder.

Flowing print dress £145 here

This is an outfit that I would a lot, flared trousers with a bardot top, the shoe options are many! (I do love shoe options)

Off the shoulder poplin top £75 here

Frilled Hem Trousers £95 here

There are so many shoes options at Uterque that I just featured a few.

Low Heel Studded Shoes £115 here

These shoes are just wow and I would wear them with cropped jeans or a simple dress.

Blue Studded Slingbacks £115 here

Leather Pumps with Embellished Bow £115 here

These would get so much wear teamed with culottes for work.

Elastic Suede Ankle Boots £145 here

Bejewelled Slides £115 here

These are my absolute favourites, I do love a pair of pretty slides.

This could be my Lima Dreaming bag as the colour is just perfect for sunny South American days.

Maxi Leather Cross Body Bag £125 here

10 dresses to wear for work with my Michael Kors pumps….

Remember I mentioned these pumps earlier in the week well as I have to walk past them all of the time at work I have decided they need to be mine. (very pretty and very comfortable)

I know that they will work with almost everything I wear in store but with a new season upon us a few dresses or jumpsuits  to showcase the pumps would always be welcome!

A reminder of the pumps

Michael Kors Poppy Lace Ups £170 here

This black ruffle dress by Zara would also look great with my ankle boots!

Zara ruffled shirt dress £29.99 here

I do love a bit of navy blue! This a very cute and versatile dress.

COS knitted dress with woven skirt £69 here

I do love this Isabel Marant maxi dress as I think it is so versatile, any shoes in any situation. Perfection!

Isavel Marant Yukio Voile Maxi Dress £380 here

 

Completely love this dress, tanned legs with pumps or ankle boots!

Isabel Maramt Jirvana Georgette Dress £375 here

Michael Kors Cheetah Wrap Dress £195 here

Whistles Mondana Spot Jumpsuit £139 here

With or without a tee I love this Anthropologie jumpsuit!

Anthropologie Oxford Jumpsuit £118 here

Make Printed Chiffon Dress £260 here

Sandro Cashmere Print Silk Dress £360 here 

The Kooples Bi Colour Shirt Dress £245 here

 

 

Lima Dreaming with a Zara embroidered dress…….

This little beauty has Lima Dreaming written all over it, I could hear it calling to me in Zara at lunchtime.

I will wear it London on Friday as it will be 29 degrees then it will wing it’s way to South America  where it will live happily ever after! It will be perfect for beach life and weekends in Lima.

I would quite like to team it with these Topshop fluffy slides as well (can’t resist a fluffy slide) by coincidence the pale blue is only available in a 36 lucky me!!

Zara embroidered striped dress £29.99 here

Topshop Fenella Slides £22 here

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10 Summer dresses you can wear anywhere……

I really do love a summer dress and I am very partial to an off the shoulder and pale blue. This dress from Other stories has started me thinking about warmer days and bare legs (I could keep my feet warm with the Miu Miu slides)

& Other Stories Off The Shoulder Dress £65 here

Whistles Lila Linen Bardot Dress £129 here

Whistles Gemma Tie Front Dress £109 here

Zara Mini Dress with Print £29.99 here 

Zara Contrast Dress £25.99 here

Isabel Marant Anise Dress £215 here

Anna October cotton dress £275 here

Isabel Marant Anabel dress £300 here

Maje Off The Shoulder Dress £209 here

Whistles Minnie cotton cold shoulder dress £120 here

I just love so many pieces from Whistles at the moment……..

How on earth can you choose from all of the gorgeous things  on offer at Whistles.. My confusion started yesterday when two boho tops arrived in store (House of FraserManchester) and continued when I checked everything that was new on the website. There is so much colour and all of the main trends I really cannot decide which is my favourite piece but these are my favourites.

All available www.whistles.com

 

Mae Frill Jumpsuit £175 here I have this in black and I love it.

Tie Cuff Linen Tee £65 here This for me is a must have in more than one colour.

Margo Broderie Tassel Blouse £110 here SOOO very pretty

Fringe Detail Vest Knit £110 here

Imie Amena Tiered Dress £195 here

Harper Tassel Trim Top £135 here Completely love this top

 

 

 

Must have item of the day Pinko striped dress…………….

Well here I am back in the grey UK I am missing the gorgeous Peruvian sunshine already. Looking on the bright side I have brought a wonderful tan back with me and it would look so good with this Pinko dress I spotted in Harvey Nichols. 

It would look so good with wither my Sophia Webster Lilico Slides or my new love the Sophia Webster Lilico Jessie mule sneakers  (see below)

Pinko Striped Open Shoulder Dress £195 here

My Sophia Webster Lilico Slides

My new love Sophia Webster Lilico Jessie  mule sneakers £325 here

 

 

Must have item of the day I would love to wear this dress……..

I really would! The colour is gorgeous and I do love a cold shoulder or two. I am inspired by the fact that this would look amazing with my current tan (improving everyday) and my blue Sophia Webster Lilico slides.

The cold shoulder dress thing could become an obsession, after my purchase in Zara (yes it’s in Lima too) on Sunday. I managed to get an off the shoulder dress in blue and white stripes that I saw back home when it was out in the summer and didn’t buy NOW I have it and it looks so much better with a tan. It was also a steal at about £30.

Peter Pilotto coton mini dress £795 here

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It’s party time dance the night away in my top 10 little black dresses…..

I do love a LBD any time of the year but there are so many to choose from at the moment. I have the dresses you just need the parties!

Isabel Marant Trevor Crepe & Lace Dress £1075 here

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& Other Stories Cut Out Shoulder Dress £65 here

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Zara Cut Out Dress £49.99 here

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Whistles Marlene Lace Panel Dress £220 here

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Isabel Marant Nyree One Shoulder Dress £510 here

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& Other Stories Asymmetric One Shoulder Dress £55 here

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Whistles Daisy Tiered Dress £220 here

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Maje Rimalda Dress £209 here

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Sandro LEDA Dress £290 here

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Self Portrait Botanicals Guipure Lace & Padded Dress £240 here

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Lima Dreaming beach style| Winter sun beachwear|

It is definitely that time of year again, all my thoughts have turned towards Lima. It may seem strange when most people are focusing on christmas but for me its sunshine all the way which is why I find myself searching for beachwear.

Lima is always split in to two categories, week days in the south on the beach and weekends in Lima for family time, cocktails, food and long walks. This means I get to have different wardrobes as the city and the beach require different pieces.

I spotted this dress by Denim & Supply awhile ago in store and this will definitely be in my suit case

Denim & Supply Ralph Lauren Esme Tunic £140 here

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Just love the colour of this bikini

Heidi Klein Cayman Islands Bandeau Bikini £190 here

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This dress and hat will make a great outfit for city walk and cocktails (sitting outside Hotel B watching Barranco go by)

Melissa Odabash Cornflower Fedora £112 here

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Thierry Colson Pippa Dandelion Cotton Dress £465 here

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I usually take a couple of new bikinis with me every year to add to the collection. (a couple in a couple out)

Seafolly Goddess Bikini Top in Wild Orchid  £60 here Bikini bottoms £43 here

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Melissa Odabash Maldives Bandeau Bikini £186 here The colour is AMAZING

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These Melissa Odabash shorts are way too pretty for the beach but teamed with a  white cotton cami we have beachside living perfection ( eating drinking and walking)

Place Nationale Vintage Cotton Cami £260 here

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Melissa Odabash Carolina Embroidered Shorts £190 here

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A new sundress (or two) is always nice, either for beach life or city life (you need pretty clothes to drink pretty cocktails!)

ASOS Cold Shoulder Beach Dress £26 here

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I think I will finish as I started with a pretty dress which is just perfect for Lima. All it needs is gorgeous sandals (I have plenty) a hat and I am ready. Bellini please.

Vanessa Bruno Frivole Embroidered Dress £498 here

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