Saturday, 13 April 2013

I heart Brighton.

When my mum said she'd booked a holiday to go and visit her old home turf Brighton, I was pretty excited. I'd been to Brighton once before, but seeing as that was way back in year eleven I'd been itching to visit this wonderful place again. And as I expected, my week there was filled with visits to coffee shops, incredibly expensive boutiques and antique flea markets. These are just a few little documents of my trip, including some of the lovely things I came away with!
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Brighton Pier!
Hat - H&M
Shirts - New Look
Coat - Whistles via Charity Shop
Jeans - American Apparel Easy Jean
Shoes - Primark

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Brighton Pavilion. I couldn't take any pictures to show you inside, but if you do go to Brighton, the inside is a must see, it's an incredible Oriental inspired lavish palace.

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I was lucky enough to sample a lot of Brighton's different cafes, one of my favourites was the Infinity Foods cafe in the Lanes. The staff was lovely and all the food is Veggie and organic, which might make a few of your roll your eyes but the food was honestly good food! I had this veggie sausage sandwich with some wild berry tea, which was super lovely and refreshing. You could also look out over the lanes, my mum and me enjoyed looking out at all the incredible fashionable people walking the streets!

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These photos above were taken on the top floor of Brighton's antique equivalent of a department store, Snooper's Paradise. It's one of the most fascinating shops in Brighton selling everything you could possibly think of, as well as having their very own photobooth! I came away with my wonderful birdcage which I hope to use to decorate my room (I've included it below!)

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What I bought! From Left - Right, Brighton Poster from Biba exhibition at the Brighton Museum, Primark Sunglasses, Primark Paisley trousers (aka my new favourite pair), Dragon postcard from the Pavillion, Card from Biba Exhibition, Poster from Biba Exhibition,Brocade Mirror from the Pavilion, Birdcage from Snoopers Paradise, Turbans from Beyond Retro, Gilly Hicks Tartan Shirt from Oxfam, Fan from Pavillion, Topshop shirt from Oxfam, bedding underneath was from BHS sale!

Thanks for reading! Belphoebe x
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  1. God that Snooper's Paradise shop looks amazing! Will def have to remember that if I ever go to Brighton.

  2. I love Brighton!! I could spend hours in Snooper's Paradise, there's so many amazing little things in there. Also the photos you've taken are lovely :)


  3. The first picture of you is adorable! I love it! Also, all your purchases are great! I've always wanted a bird cage that I would fill with fake birds, I don't quite agree with birds in cages! Your bedsheets are amazing too.

    E x

  4. Beautiful photos :)
    I love the pier and that sandwich looks delicious!

  5. Lovely pictures! I would love to visit Brighton one day, but first on my list is London! Love your blog! Would you like to follow each other?
    Sincerely, Sara

  6. happy time and so pretty photos dear.

  7. Amazing blog and great pictures :)

    Now following you on GFC and would be great to get a follow back, if you would like to follow each other? :)

    Be great if you could check out my latest posts:

    The SS13 Bloggers Lunch

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    Thanks! Charlie xx | UK Fashion Blog

  8. omg, Brighton is such a lovely place <3 I wish I could go there once!
    I love your photos <3

  9. I love Brighton everytime I go and im going again in may for my birthday! I love the lanes.....but this little gem you've shown us! I've never been to and will on this visit!!

    thanks so much for stopping by my blog by the way! loving yours!

    x rebecca

  10. Heeeey, I loveee your blog!! The photos are amazing and omg I looove the outfit here! xx ♥

  11. Hi Bel :)
    I love this outfit, especially your bag, the colour is so beautiful!!!
    Inspiration is what I get from reading your blog!! So that deserves a new follower :)

    Feel free to check out my blog if you have the time :)

    Kisses Catilein

  12. I am totally in love with both your jacket and your blog girl!! Lovely to a funny and inspiring little bit of style sharing heaven... firmly on top of my procrastination reading list!

    Ps. Snoopers Paradise... what a gem! Need to go here!


  13. Oh no I want to move into that shop!! Lovely pictures :) xx


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