I wanted to tell you guys about the best night I had last Wednesday, that was honestly right up my street. Not many people know this about me but I have a degree in english literature, and Shakespeare is one of the loves in life. I went for an amazing meal at Cote restaurant in West Brigdford, for the pre theatre set menu which was so yummy (I had pate and breaded chicken and fries, incase you wondered) and then on to my local showcase cinema for a live showing of the Royal Shakespeare Company’s Romeo and Juliet.
It was just like being at the theatre (you even had an interval, were of course you can purchase sweets…yum) and the performance itself was beautiful, a contemporary production with young talented actors. If you are a Shakespeare lover like I am, I would highly recommend this to you. For this night out I wore the above black linen style button up co-ord from Ikrush, with a pair of low heeled court shoes from Topshop, and a beige linen blazer from H&M. For me this was the perfect date night/week night out outfit, that can be made more casual with a pair of low heels and a straw bag.
Dress – Ikrush
Shoes – Tosphop
Blazer – Sold out – similar – H&M
Straw bag – Bohemia Design
A selection of other high-street summer co-ords that I am loving, as below;
- Topshop boutique denim co-ord
2. We own the night snake print crop top and trousers (I have this top and its amazing)
3. Tosphop rainbow stripe crop top and trousers
Over the last couple weeks I’ve been desperate to find a new cool clothing brand, and I’ve found it! I.AM.GIA is somewhere between streetwear, and really current on trend looks. I love the mixture of crop tops, wide leg trousers, cuffed trousers and ring detailing. Although this is not the most affordable brand, its certainly not expensive, plus if you subscribe to their email marketing campaign you receive 10% off, win!! Here are some of my favourite looks, enjoy babes;
Lace-up nude crop top – I.AM.GIA
Nude cuffed trousers – I.AM.GIA
Button up white crop top – I.AM.GIA
Wide leg striped trousers – I.AM.GIA
Cropped pink checked top – I.AM.GIA
Pink checked high waisted skirt – I.AM.GIA
I know you guys have probably seen these trousers before, but ohhhhhh they have a matching top! Topshop are so good at this, they suck you in with the bottom half and then go in with the top half. I love how when you wear them together it looks like jumpsuit.
My favourite part is definitely the top I love the wrap over style and the exaggerated sleeves. Plus its all so stretchy, I think I go on about stretch way more than I should when I talk about clothes, but who doesn’t love to be able to eat the worlds biggest burger in comfort…lol.
My love for these slip on satin shoes from Ego goes on, they are so comfy and it doesn’t matter how many times you get caught in the rain with them, they don’t seem to get ruined! Lets not ignore the Gucci Marmont, its a regular, by why wouldn’t it be!
Spotty plisse wrap around style top – Sold out – Topshop
Spotty plisse trousers – Topshop
Slip on shoes – Sold out – similar Ego
Handbag – Gucci Marmont
So this is the big engagement night suit, yes of course I was leaning toward a dress but I really wanted something completely different and this suit was that perfect thing for me. I love the a-line style of the skirt because it really is so flattering. I think that Topshop offer some of the best co-ords on the high-street at the minute (I have my eye on a white lace number), although they are more on the pricey side.
I wore this orange beaut with this sheet mesh top from ASOS, I think it may possibly be sold out now, but I will link something as similar as I can below. I think wearing the jacket covers you up quite a bit, so its ok to combine it with a bit of mesh, oh and of course a black lace bralet.
Lastly to my accessories, this little black clutch from Whistles, which honestly everyone should own, it is the most useful and gorgeous little clutch ever, and these Missguided strappy shoes, which I know I’ve worn on the blog before, but look now good they are :).
Orange Suit Jacket – Topshop
Orange Suit Skirt – Topshop
Mesh Top – Sold Out – Similar ASOS
Black Clutch – Whistles
Black Strappy Sandals – Missguided