Thursday, 19 April 2012

Hair today gone tomorrow...

Hello!

I'm trying to be less sporadic with my blogging; can you tell? Less than a week since my last past- got to be some kind of record there!

Anyway, I thought I'd do a post today as I've just had my hair did (hence the very cheesy title!) and it looks pretty cool. Reason enough for an outfit post I would say.

Cross earring: ASOS; Collar tips: eBay; Denim shirt, £10, Urban Village Vintage; Vintage St. Michael jumper: £1, charity shop; Shorts (barely seen, if at all!): 50p customised Levi's, car boot sale; Vintage Chiltern bag: £3.50, eBay; Shoes: £24.99, New Look
Had my hair done at Toni & Guy- I never go anywhere else!

I bought this oversized red jumper from a charity shop yesterday. It's an old Marks and Spencer St. Michael one and was on the £1 rail- would be rude not to take it home.

*Do you like the fact I've taken today's photos outside? I think they look much better though I have to endure a bit of embarrassment as I live in a block of flats and get worried that people will see!

My shorts, which admittedly, you can't really see- hence the last photo, were born of the jeans i mentioned in my last post.

Here's a closer look:



The corner of my living room looks like a mini sweatshop at the moment; whenever I come across vintage jeans I have to buy them, vowing to turn them into shorts at my earliest opportunity. Well, this never happens and I have now built up quite a collection of the little buggers. With a few days off work, I've decided to have a big customising session and sell the pairs that I don't want on eBay ready for the summer's festivals. My kitchen table is awash with studs, stars, pins, American flag and leopard print material and patches of scrap leather.

Back to the present and on a completely unrelated note, I also bought these leggings today:


I got them from a great little cheap shop in the Arndale centre in Manchester that sells a lot of the same clothes as the big highstreet fashion websites. These were just £5 each.

I've long been lusting after the ones from Black Milk, but with a price tag of 75 Australian Dollars a pair, these will do just fine!



Have you stumbled across any great bargains recently?

Love,

Foxy x
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15 comments

  1. Hair looks good! I love the collar tips and the leggings you got are amazing, can't believe they were only a fiver each!!

    Laila x
    thekittenswhiskers

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  2. Your hair really suits you. :) Love the entire outfit, and the leggings, particularly!

    I think a trip to Manchester might be in order for me, that little shop sounds great!

    Hope you're well lovely. :) xx

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  3. Love your hair and those cross leggings! x

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  4. i love the leggings you bought and you can wear pencil skirts any day, pair it with a t-shirt with creepers and you wont look done up at all! :) x

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  5. Your hair is amazing ! The leggings are a complete steal too.. What a find.

    HELen

    pierrelecat

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  6. Love the customisation on your shorts and the galaxy print leggings look gorgeous too, and what a bargain!

    Caroline x
    Caroline's Catwalk

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  7. You are gorgeous! And I love your style :)xx

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  8. Those leggings look great.

    I love your hair! Suits you perfectly.

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  9. wow! your hair are amazing!
    lovely blog!
    Visit my blog. if u want we can follow each other!
    have a great Monday!
    www.thecurlylady.blogspot.com

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  10. I love your hair and your outfit - your jumper is such a nice colour and looks really comfy. What a bargain on those leggings :) xx

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  11. Hey sweetie! You have a very beautiful blog with a lot of inspiring posts! I'd like to invite you to be my friend and follow each other:)

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  12. I was just going to say were those by Black Milk and see you've found a rip-off (ahem, tribute) version! Love them, especially the galaxy ones. I've stalked them on eBay but still really too expensive.

    Great hair too - and love your outfit x

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  13. wow! your outfit looks very amazing! my fav <3 the shorts...do you dye it?
    your blog s very interesting. <3

    love

    http://beauthi.blogspot.de/

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