Tuesday, 1 October 2013

Art print

I realise there's a been a bit of a delay with the new post on here, though I'm not entirely sure that 'sorry' is the right thing to say, as I doubt you're all waiting at your laptops baying for my blood, but even so, certain stress fuelled events have hindered me from seeing anything I post on here in an anyway positive or rational light, but now I'm back with my usual hard hitting fashun journalism.
Out of all the trends in the last few seasons, I think that the artistic and classical print is probably one of my favourites. Perhaps a bit disrespectful to the artists who slaved away on them, but aesthetically interesting none the less. Who is going to want to refuse being able to look like a piece of art? Not only that, it's a pretty easy look to replicate on a minimal budget, no spending your student loans on Versace here. I've found that Asian megastores like Romwe and Sheinside are particularly good at um, 'copying' designer looks for all us lowly fashion conscious peasants. I've infact been lusting after this skirt and for a while, and so I was thrilled when it came back in in my size (Online stores like this tend to be Asian sized, so any typical 'mediums' might find some of the clothes a little snug, remember to measure!) and snapped it up. I pre empted (I do that) that it might be quite a difficult skirt to style, probably only lending itself quite well to basic tops. I guess this look kind of veers towards 'A day at the museums' although I imagine arriving at a museum wearing a piece of art that you're not entirely sure of the name of might bring about some scorn. But my tip would be not to let on.
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Top - Olive
Skirt - Romwe
Shoes - River Island

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Bag - Cambridge Satchel Company

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Just a little hair update for anyone who is inter...well read it anyway. I've put my hair through a lot of trauma in the past month or so, which may be the reason it's not exactly been cooperating with me recently. I'm trying desperately to grow it out (a difficult task when you've essentially fried your hair) so I can do one of my favourite hairstyles - milkmaid braids. I can't get the plaits quite across my head, so they're a little clumsy but they're getting there. I was interested to see how it would work with my undercut too, and I kind of like the mixture of femininity and the tough look of the undercut. I'm going to be doing a longer post about what I've learnt from my hair dye experiences soon, so stay turned if you want to know what happens when someone clueless attempts to take their hair for a ride.
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Thanks for reading! Belphoebe x
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  1. Oh that skirt is gorgeous, love it paired with yellow stripes! I've been lusting over all the D&G inspired pieces on Romwe and Choies myself :D

  2. Love love love the art prints you've been wearing recently. We should pair up and I can wear my cheetah print t-shirt to feminism(s) with you! Also your hair continues to be fab. /winks across the room at you. (¬‿¬)


  3. Great print on the skirt and I would never have paired it with that top but it looks fucking awesome. Also how cool do milkmaid braids look with an undercut?! XX

  4. such a cute outfit :D looooove your hair!

    www.violetdaffodils.blogspot.co.uk xx

  5. I adore that skirt! I saw a pair of leggings printed with a famous painting and fell in love with them This skirt I like even more. You look beautiful!

    Tightrope to the Sun

  6. love the skirt, and your awesome hair :) xx


  7. I love your shirt and purse, they match perfectly without being to obvious <3
    By the way your hair looks amazing!

    -B ♡ MsBerryStylish 

  8. my god, give me your hair and skirt! :O

    I hope you visit my blog too: http://spiked-soul.blogspot.com/ and maybe you follow me :)
    Have a nice evening!

  9. Aww, you're adorable! I love your quirky and super unique style. Seriously loving your outfit.

    x Joana
    When You Dream Big

  10. Love your style and your amazing hair!

  11. The skirt is amazingmas your hair!

  12. awh, i am in love with your skirt here! i'd where that in a second!

    lindsey louise


  13. Thank you so much for stopping by at my blog and your lovely comment!

    Your skirt looks gorgeous, also love this classical print trend

    Greetings from London,


  14. your hair is awesome! Also love the booties! Loved your blog and will come back for sure! I find it very inspirational...

    Oh, I just started following you on GFC and Bloglovin by the way! Hope you come by my blog sometime too! Would love to know what you think about it, and maybe follow me back if you like it? We can also follow each other everywhere else;)!

    These are my links hun <3:
    Instant Milk link
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  15. This is my very first time visiting your blog

    I'm amazed! You have such a gorgeous style. You look so gorgeous!

    kiss from Melbourne :*

    Ichi and Pristan

  16. Wauw your hair! It looks so cool :)
    Love your skirt.
    Naomi, x

  17. In love with your style! xxx


  18. Love the skirt! It's such an interesting piece. I'm definitely looking forward to your post about your hair. As a fellow hair abuser I love getting tips on how to best keep it healthy (and coloured, haha). Lovely post :)

    Debra Bros Blog

  19. Well I think you've just convinced me to get one of those skirts. Awesome look! xx


  20. اهم شركات كشف تسربات المياه بالدمام كذلك معرض اهم شركة مكافحة حشرات بالدمام والخبر والجبيل والخبر والاحساء والقطيف كذكل شركة تنظيف خزانات بجدة وتنظيف بجدة ومكافحة الحشرات بالخبر وكشف تسربات المياه بالجبيل والقطيف والخبر والدمام
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