Monday, 25 June 2012

Hitting the capital.

One of my all-time favourite places in the country is London. Despite being a complete country girl who lives in the middle of nowhere and feels completely small-town in anywhere remotely resembling a city, I just can't get enough of the capital. I try to go there at least once every year, generally lured in for the shops.. This time I went up with a friend and as well as blasting our way around Oxford Street we also went to the Christian Louboutin 20 year exhibition at the Design Museum, which was a completely beautiful celebration of a shoe genius! I wanted to stroke every pair in there. 

Blazer - Bershka; Top, Bag, Earrings & Cross Bracelet - Topshop; Skirt - River Island; Tights - Primark; Shoes - New Look; Cuff & Ring - H&M.

My trusty peach blazer got another outing today, working with one of my favourite cute summer prints - fruit print a la D&G, in the form of my cherry print skirt. I like the way the lace top stops me looking too covered up considering the high neckline, and the cute peter pan collar is just sweet. I had originally planned to wear this outfit without tights, but since the weather was pretty typically british (aka rainy) I had to add them in. I like all of the light, bright tones of this outfit, which make me stand out in the busy London crowds!

Here you have seen me looking like a complete tourist taking my outfit photo on Tower Bridge, and I am sure you will have clocked the shopping bags in my hand.. Well, they deserve their own post, so coming soon is my Oxford Street haul!

Love and kisses, Tara xox

PS. I am going to Paris tomorrow for a few days, so I may not be very vocal on the blog. I will try to post some more (such as my London buys) while I am away but I might get carried away living it up a la Parisienne.. So for now, au revoir et a bientot mes amies.


  1. I love your skirt!!
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  2. have fun in Paris, lucky girl! :) your orange blazer and matching shoes are gorgeous!

  3. Enjoy your trip to Paris! I am incredibly envious that you're going! And also I love that cherry skirt :)

  4. lovely skirt, so stylish.


  5. Beautiful skirt, I love the print!

    xoxo Sootjeelina

  6. Have a wonderful time in Paris, loving the tourist pic let's see some more!

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  7. love this outfit! so cute

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  8. this outfit is too cute! i love the pops of the coral


  9. Your skirt is so cute!

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  10. Ah, I love London. It's always a blast to be there. I grew up most of my life in London but now I'm all the way on the other side of the world in NYC. I love the peach blazer, you're adorable!