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14.11.13

#OOTD; How I Wear My Flannel Check.

// Spiked Fedora: Missguided // Necklace: Dorothy Perkins // 
// Fur Gilet: Vintage // Checkered Flannel Shirt: Vintage // 
// Wet Look Panel Leggings: Missguided // Socks: H&M // 
// Platform Chelsea Boots: Missguided // White Watch: Swatch // 

Oh my god, its bloody windy today! 
I nearly got blown away while taking these outfit posts, using a self-timer was funny as a few photos ended up with my hair swept all across my face and my top in the air!

I've gone for a grunge-indie look today while sporting my favourite vintage checkered flannel shirt!
The best checkered shirts I'll admit are Men's - they are always thicker & made of a lot sturdier material. 
I'm currently on the look out for some more vintage thick checked-flannel shirts so if you see any throw the links my way? 

I love this check shirt because its oversized, thick and really baggy, which means I can roll the arms up and they just droop, I love that look. 
Again I kind of look like a bit of a hill-billy? But I seem to like this look recently.
I can't stop wearing my new Missguided Spiked Fedora and platformed Chelsea Boots, even though the wind did try and steal my hat off me, how rude!
I thought it would be most appropriate to add in my crazy feather chain necklace so I could enjoy it jingling about (which started to get annoying) but mainly so I could complete my indie, cowboy, grunge look? 

I don't know how else to describe this, but I love it.
The thing I love the most about putting together outfit posts for this blog is that I'm always discovering new styles and new ways to wear and mix up my wardrobe!
I think I'm going to sport this look on Sunday to a local vintage market which I can't wait to check out, hopefully I can nab some bargains.

Also some exciting news; 
This week I have been chosen as PVB Daily's Blogger of the Month, if you take a look;  http://pvbdaily.com/blogger-of-the-month/ you can see the article with my interview including blogging tips my introduction into blogging.
Let me know what you think :)

xo. 

17 comments:

  1. The boots and socks are so nice! And that's a really great hat too! Xxx

    http://olivewaring.blogspot.co.uk/

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  2. that gilet lookso so thick and warmm <3

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  3. You just followed me on instagram, so I thought I'd check out your blog :)
    Love the check shirt and fur gilet combination!

    ohruby.blogspot.com

    xx

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    1. Thanks hun, you've got such a lovely blog, I'm following too :) xx

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  4. I love your gilet, the colour really suits you.
    Karen x
    http://silvermachine78.blogspot.co.uk/

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  5. love the top and that hat xx

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  6. Awesome outfit! I have the same necklace, jingles about like crazy too, although my cats seem to love playing with the feathers haha

    Rhiannon xx

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    1. Yeah I can imagine that they LOVE that! xx

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  7. You know- I never really fancied fake fur vests---- but you totally OWN this one!!! I love it! You've inspired me! It's that deep blood hue- I love it!!! Followed u!!

    love, polly
    pollybland.com
    polly@paulieantiques.com
    @paulieantiques

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    1. Thanks Polly, glad I've inspired you! I'm sure you'd look great in one :)

      xx

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  8. Congratulations on your interview! I've read it and find it very interesting and inspirational. I always love to read how others started their blogging adventure. Loved reading your experiences!
    I love your necklace!

    Sofie x
    Little green Sofie

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    1. Thanks Sofie, I'm glad you liked the interview, thats always lovely to hear! I know people need to follow their hearts if there is something they really want to pursue :) xx

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  9. love a bit of plaid and flannel,so cool and absolutely love how you have styled it with the wet look bottoms and the little gilet/waistcoat x fab styling and love your blog x hope you have a fab weekend x

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  10. You look gorgeous m'dear! I love that shirt on you, its suits you so well, and is just perfect for this time of year. :) x
    Heroine In Heels

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  11. A little bit of hill billy is good for everyone!

    Gorgeous outfit.

    Hmm maybe...

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