Archive | July 2013

Wanted Wednesday

So here we are – Wanted Wednesday #2.

There may have been some controversy over WW #1 – specifically around the segment launching with a cuff and not my poison. Namely, shoes.
Fear not my friends – for this weeks wanted item is SHOES!

Christian Louboutin perfection – the Pigalle Spikes in Grenadine.
Pink, spiked and a 12cm (approx. 5 inch) heel.

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Florals and corals

Summertime should not preclude you from wearing black.
Au contraire – you just need to make it feel more summery with some florals, or a splash of colour!

My favourite colour this season has to be anything in the coral family. I am finding myself drawn to anything coral spotted on the rack.
So pretty and feminine.

So here is my version of a summertime “black” outfit.

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Love this Alex Perry top with a beautiful big floral pattern, an interesting vest-like shape at the top and flattering pleats.

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Loving the hair donut!!
So quick, easy and elegant.

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Nail colour by Essie – Haute As Hello

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The detail on this bag is gorgeous – from the multi coloured panels, to the DVF kiss!

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Floral top – Alex Perry
Skirt – Loft
Shoes – Christian Louboutin En Passant
Bag – DVF 
Nail Polish – Haute As Hello by Essie
Hair donut – here

Enjoying my summer – hope you are too!
|Ev xo

Wanted Wednesday

Welcome to my new weekly segment – WANTED WEDNESDAY!

And what, you may ask, do I want this Wednesday?
Well, I am really into accessories at the moment and loving the cuff.

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Wanted WednesdayOscar de la Renta alligator cuff with pyramid studs

Find your cuff online here.

Happy WW cyber shopping.
|Ev xo

Short Shorts

Forget the LBD (ok jokes) – but, what about the LITTLE BLACK SHORTS?

I love them in spring, I love them in summer.
I love them casual, i love them dressy.
I love them on The Hart Of Dixie and the resulting disruption they cause to the town of Bluebell.

This past Sunday, I channeled my inner Zoe Hart and took my favourite little black shorts out to Brooklyn.
Teamed up with a summery colour blocked tank – and my new Manolo Blahniks (their first excursion!!)

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Brooklyn Bridget Park – view of Manhattan Bridge

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Brooklyn Bridget Park – view of Brooklyn Bridge & lower Manhattan

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Colour block top (similar here)
Shorts – Loft (similar here)
Pumps – Manolo Blahnik Kandita-Mod Sandal

While some perceive them to be casual, I disagree and believe you can make the little black short a dressy statement.

Bring out the legs for summer.
|Ev xo