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Tales from a personal shopping life 31/1/16

Well I have now completed my first week back at work, the tan is already fading!! It has been a great week and since I wrote last I have had some more fun.

Wednesday was my day off so it was off to the hairdresser to have a much needed cut and colour, I now feel less beach and more city!!

Then I tried on so many things in Zara and bought this denim dress and it is so cute.

Oversized Dress £29.99 This little piece will work with both pairs of boots that I have included and will look just perfect.
Oversized Dress £29.99 here This little piece will work with both pairs of boots that I have included and will look just perfect.

Next it was a trip to Selfridges for a good look around especially at the shoes!! I was a little  disappointed that the Isabel Marant Drew boots weren’t there (sad face) but I did try a great pair of Miu Miu pumps. (when I say great I actually couldn’t breath I was so excited)

I will probably include this photo of the green Drew boots until I find them or lose all hope!! I know that sounds dramatic but you cant imagine how much I would like these boots, they have turned into the Holy Grail!!

metallic green just perfect
The elusive metallic green Drew boots that are just perfect
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Will I regret not buying the beautiful Miu Miu pumps

I also tried this rather lovely jumpsuit on in Whistles I would like to buy it but I need those Drew boots.

The back detail is gorgeous and it looks lovely with a tan! HELP

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On thursday I had an encounter with a very lovely and elegant lady who needed a chocolate brown cashmere jumper to wear with skirt she had bought last year. I found the jumper for her and now I am going to send her photos of everything I think she might like. Projects like this are amazing for me I just love to look for clothes for other people.

The “mother of the bride” season is well and truly underway as I have had a few this week, it is incredibly satisfying when they stand in there full regalia looking happy. It is the very beginning of the season so I know I have numerous more to come over the next few months.

Saturday is always a fun day but a very busy day and yesterday was no exception, I had a repeat customer yesterday afternoon, she always buys multiple pairs of shoes!! That can only be classed as a dream client!!

The day always ends on the same note the King of Peru always meets me in Toms Champagne Bar, which is conveniently situated outside of my personal shopping suite and we have a drink. I look forward to his appearance at the end of a busy day.

Zara my new season favourites|Transitional Pieces You Need Now|

I know it may be cold outside but I am looking forward to wearing new transitional pieces that I can wear under my big parka. Its never to cold to look good!!

These pieces from Zara have caught my eye, I can do so much with these to make them wearable now. I always have bare legs but a fine roll neck will work well with the cami dress.

The sandal boots may have no toes but your legs will be warm!!

All available www.zara.com

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Leather Ankle Boot Sandals £79.99 These are going to look great with shorter dresses, bare legs. I wont wear mine in the rain!!
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Baby Doll Printed Dress £39.99 This will great with ankle boot sandals.
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Leather Ankle Boots £69.99 These are going to work with most things you buy. Especially the new cropped jeans.
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Patchwork print dress £39.99. This dress is a must have for me and I will work it cream ankle boots.
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Floral came dress £29.99. I love this one and I will wear it with a fine knit roll neck and the cream ankle boots.
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Oversized Dress £29.99 This little piece will work with both pairs of boots that I have included and will look just perfect.
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These cropped flares are exactly the jean i want but they aren’t available yet. Perfect with ankle boots. as soon as they available I will be buying them.
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Studded Leather Tote £79.99 We all need a great day bag.
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Mini Chain Messenger Bag £35.99 For when we need to travel light.

One yellow coat three outfits | Yellow Coat|

When I first spotted this yellow coat in Zara it was love at first sight. People have asked me how many times can you wear it to what does it go with? Well my answer is it is easy to wear and so far I have had no trouble with outfits.

These three outfits are the typical of what I would wear on a day to day basis with my yellow coat.

Zara Yellow Coat £79.99 here

Zara yellow cpat

Zara Lace Top £39.99 here J Brand Jake Slim Boyfriend £270 here Sophia Webster Pumps £428 here

zara lace top

j brand jakesophia

Zara Flared Blouse £29.99 here Zara Poplin Mini £25.99 here Acne Star Boots £400 here

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MIH Patch Pocket Dress £225 here Laurence Dacade Deric Boots £920 here

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Loving these new season pieces | Pastel Blues | Varsity Sweats |

All of these pieces have been added to my spring/summer wish list today. There is a lot of pale blue with a few other pastel shades in the mix for the new season.

Zara Detailed Jacket £59.99 here

Zara cardi

Zara varsity Sweatshirt £25.99 here

Zara varsity

Zara Leather Sandals £39.99 here

Zara blue sandals

MIH Patch Pocket Denim Dress £225 here

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COS Detachable Collar Coat £135 here

cos coat

COS Cotton & Linen Shirt £55 here

cos shirt

Zara Lace Top £39.99 here

Zara lace top

ASOS Premium Midi Skater Dress £68 here

asos midi dress

M&S Collection Best of British Satchel £299 here

m&s satchel

Made in Heaven MIH SS14 | Denim Dresses |SS14 Jeans |

Every year there is always a few labels that I check for really cool summer pieces. Last summer it a MIH’s chambray playsuit and I obsessed over it for months, this year once again they have a denim dress that for me is a must have. I am already imagining wearing it with either my Acne pink star boots or orange Sergio Rossi sandals! It is even going to Paris with in the summer and I haven’t bought it yet!

These are my favourite pieces from the collection I hope that you like them too.

The Patchwork Denim Dress £225 here 

patchwork dresss

The Gathered Shirt Dress £195 here

white gathered dress

The Tomboy Jeans £175 here

tomboy jeans

Strand Silk Pants £225 & Boxy Top £195 here 

strand top & trousers

The Bobo Tee £70 here

bobo tee

The Long Jersey Dress £125 here

long jersey dress

The Ribbon Sweater £165 here

ribbon jumper

The Frayed Denim Jacket £235 here

frayed denim jacket

The Boyfriend Blazer £265 here

boyfriend jacket