Friday, November 30, 2012

(not so) new bits & bobs.

Sorry it's been a while since I've done a 'in my wardrobe' post - and it's not because I haven't bought much, if anything I've bought so much I've been too overwhelmed (and a little embarrassed) to show you all the crazy things I've recently got my hands on.

So here's the first 'in my wardrobe' post since my Asos haul in May.

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Studded Leather Jacket
$65
Purchased @ Mojomade Online
I've always loved leather jackets. I bought my first one back in Year 12 (2009) but unfortunately during that time I was quite a bit larger (I'm currently a Size 6, I was a Size 10-12). So the leather jacket I bought during that time was far too large for me so it was time to buy myself a new one, that fit.
The gorgeous Morgan Joanel from MojoMade had been sporting this gorgeous leather jacket in many of her post and I knew that was the one I wanted, luckily for me she was also selling them so I just had to snap one up :)
I not so secretly want her whole wardrobe - here's some posts of her in this cute number.


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Bold Belt
$29
Purchased @ Beginning Boutique
With gold accessories popping up everywhere, and having acquired a lovely gold neck plate from Beginning Boutique I knew I had to get more gold into my wardrobe. I don't like to overdo it with gold so this belt gives any outfit the perfect hint of gold.

Nookie French Kiss Maxi Dress
$249 $89
Purchased @ Market HQ
Recently I've had a thing for maxi dresses and when I stumbled across this gorgeous lace number I knew I just had to buy it. Although I had no real occasion for it I bought it anyway. Luckily for me I found the perfect event to wear it. Sadly it's quite a formal looking dress so I haven't had a chance to wear it since.

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Vintage Leather Skirt
$50
Purchased @ eBay
After doing a shoot in Natalie (Lucy & The Runaways) gorgeous leather skirt from H&M I knew I need a midi leather skirt stat! Sadly the H&M version was nowhere to be found, even after months of trawling through eBay so I decided to settle for any midi leather skirt in my size - a feat much more difficult that in sounds. Luckily I happened to stumble upon one and snapped it up quick fast.
Check out this look here.

Boyfriend Jeans
$99 $29.99
Purchased @ Just Jeans
I recently did a post about the new boyfriend jeans which are now my 'throw-something-on' jeans. They're super comfortable and perfect for a lazy day where you just want to wear t-shirt and jeans. The great thing about these jeans are you can dress them up by simply wearing a pair of heels - talk about versatility!
Check out this look here.
Asos Prior Pointed Heels
$66.28
Purchased @ Asos
After seeing Laura (Wrinkle In Time Vintage) do a post about these heels I just had to get a pair. It took me a while to actually purchase them - I hesitated for about 2 months before buying them. I plan on wearing them for my 21st party in a month and a bits time. I absolutely LOVE the ankle straps and the perfect replacement for my dream heels - the Jennifer Hawkins Keeko heels (pictured below).
Check out how I styled it here.

Paul's Boutique Megan Handbag
£60
Purchased @ Topshop
I had been looking for a nice black handbag for a little while to become my everywhere handbag. I needed something that could hold my DSLR comfortably and after finding out that Topshop gave away free shipping (after spending £100) I just had to put through my first order with them.
I absolutely love this handbag, it's big enough to fit those tomes of a reader I get from uni, so it really is my everywhere bag :)
Check out this look here.
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3 comments:

  1. So many nice purchases! With the lace dress, it's maybe not the best season as it's so hot right now, but what about a tee or jumper on top so it looks like a lace maxi skirt? It would be beautiful and not as formal so you could wear it anywhere! :)

    I really like your studded leather jacket too :)

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    1. Ooh that is a very good idea! I'm definitely going to try that when the weather decides to be cold again, and in Sydney that could happen any day through summer :)

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    2. haha must be nice to have cool days occasionally in summer - it's only set to get hotter here I'm sure!

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