Thursday, 11 October 2012

Throw your diamonds up





t-shirt: topshop
leggings: american apparel
boots: topshop
socks: topshop
bag: zara
cuff bracelet: h&m
cross bracelet: topshop
watch: michael kors
ring: topshop
nails: orly 'perfectly plum'

Such a busy day in the design studio, I've never been happier to finally jump into bed with a big bowl of porridge. I love my internship but it really does take all my energy travelling on the tubes so much and running errands all the time. I bought this t-shirt on the weekend and was instantly drawn towards the print as soon as I saw it. I'm a big fan of graphic/ bold prints especially for during Winter and I love an over-sized t-shirt with rolled up sleeves to create that boyfriend style. This jewelled print has inspired me so much to create a design project based around the idea of natural gemstones and crystals. I was thinking about designing a collection for French Connection Autumn/ Winter '13 so now I'm definitely gonna crack on with it. I paired the t-shirt with my charcoal AA leggings which don't often get chosen over my classic black AA leggings but I thought they complimented the tones used within the print. 

As much as I love this dark plum nail polish, it is really old and so keeps smudging every time I use it as the polish has become so gloopy. I'm gonna search for a replacement shade this weekend as I really like these dark festive colours at the moment. I'm all tucked up in bed and considering starting to watch Homeland before I hit the pillow, I've heard the series is amazing so if anyone can confirm this I may give it a try!

8 comments:

  1. I love the Top, it's gorgeous!

    Beth @ Beth-Bradley.blogspot.co.uk
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  2. Gorgeous outfit! & I love your hair! Is it all yours or extensions? SO pretty!

    lindsayfrances.blogspot.com

    xxxx

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  3. love the tee, ive seen it too at topshop.
    dont discourage yourself being an intern, soon it will pay for what youre doing for sure

    sun-driven.blogspot.com

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  4. your nails reflect how i feel, festive xx

    ravingbeautyx.blogspot.co.uk

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  5. i love your boots and nails polishes ^^ <3

    xx
    http://youshoulddancewithme.blogspot.com/

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  6. The pattern on that top is lovely, hope you are enjoying the internship!

    new blog - www.beautifulthings-danielle.blogspot.co.uk

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