A boucle contradiction

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boucle top – Asos (ON SALE!)
jean – Abercrombie & Fitch (last seen here)
sandal – Zara (last seen here)
sunglasses – Marks & Spencer
leather bag – Autograph @ Marks & Spencer
watch – c/o Guess, bracelets – various
’brightly’ spinning ring – c/o Timothy Roe
natural white nail polish – George @ Asda

lead – Ancol, harness – Lupi
coat – model’s own c/o Infindigo

Hope you all had a great weekend!  Did you all go see the new Batman movie yet?  We did… awesome!

I hopped onto the ASOS SALE last week and was pleased to be able to finally satisfy my boucle cravings.  I’d been after a jacket for a while but to be honest didn’t feel I would get enough wear from a multi-coloured blazer to justify a purchase.  So when I saw this little pretty I snapped her right up (with a couple of other bargains…).  I wore her for work on Friday with a blazer and pumps then switched to sandals for after work drinks.  I love that the airtex back ticks the sporty trend box whilst the front is all crazy colour boucle.  Bit of a contradiction though right?  I mean you’d hardly go do any sport in a wool fronted tee…  but fashion’s rarely sensible is it?!

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  1. 23 Jul / 11:03 am

    Oh-em-gee I almost bought this top!! It looks fabulous on you, I might just have to go back and take another look now!
    LM
    xx

    • Wendy
      23 Jul / 2:42 pm

      you should definitely get it – super cheap and so much fun! that’s so much fun that you like it too – would love to see how you would style it.x

    • Wendy
      23 Jul / 2:46 pm

      white’s quite nice for a change I think – just get some of the stuff you would use for a french manicure tip and use about 3 coats πŸ™‚

  2. 23 Jul / 2:01 pm

    Thank you sooo much for stopping by!! xx I really appreciate it! Plus I get to see that you posted another perfect look! You look amazing!

    See you around beautiful! xx

    Hélène

    • Wendy
      23 Jul / 2:46 pm

      thanks so much helene.x

  3. 23 Jul / 2:06 pm

    So unexpected and SO nice!!! Love the top & β™₯ β™₯ that boyfriend jean!!!

    • Wendy
      23 Jul / 2:47 pm

      yay – so glad you like it too! these jeans are so old and actually really a bootcut but I can cuff them up to look a bit like boyfriend style – result!

    • Wendy
      23 Jul / 4:16 pm

      yes, yes you should!

  4. 23 Jul / 7:54 pm

    wow your outfit is amazing all πŸ™‚

    dog is very cute πŸ™‚

    visit my blog

    tamaritza.blogspot.com

    I follow your blog now πŸ™‚

    • Wendy
      23 Jul / 8:52 pm

      thanks tamara – I will!

  5. 23 Jul / 8:17 pm

    talk about bringing sexy back!~ (HA, so corny I know)
    Love the top πŸ™‚ and Mr. K is so handsome, as usual πŸ™‚ He looks very similar to a chow chow, which I am in the process adding to my little family πŸ™‚

    xoxox

    • Wendy
      23 Jul / 8:53 pm

      aw, I love chows – they are so cute and yes, a little similar! please tweet me a pic when you get yours – I would LOVE to see! also thanks for your comment, made me laugh! πŸ˜‰

    • Wendy
      23 Jul / 8:54 pm

      glad you like it!

  6. Jade
    23 Jul / 9:55 pm

    You have an amazing bum! Jealous!

    • Wendy
      23 Jul / 10:46 pm

      ha ha – thanks! normally only the husband says that!

    • Wendy
      24 Jul / 8:40 am

      thanks jenna – looking forward to wearing it in winter too πŸ™‚

    • Wendy
      24 Jul / 8:41 am

      thanks christy – glad you like it!

  7. 24 Jul / 10:53 am

    the bf jeans are perfection !! cute dog #loveit

    • Wendy
      24 Jul / 1:04 pm

      thanks betty – just some cuffed old bootleg jeans!

  8. 24 Jul / 5:22 pm

    I LOVE THIS! Quite a contradiction indeed and perfectly paired with the distressed boyfriend jeans. Really well done!

    • Wendy
      24 Jul / 6:05 pm

      so glad you like it!x

  9. 24 Jul / 7:56 pm

    Fantastic jeans & heels! A great combo that never fails πŸ™‚

    • Wendy
      24 Jul / 8:25 pm

      couldn’t agree more – always my go to!

  10. 24 Jul / 8:23 pm

    Love your blog so muuuuuuch!!And you look stunning <3

    • Wendy
      24 Jul / 8:25 pm

      thanks so much naya!x

    • Wendy
      24 Jul / 9:44 pm

      thanks jennifer! long time no see πŸ™‚

  11. 25 Jul / 11:05 am

    Wendy what a gorgeous look – oh so Parisian!! You have style my friend!!

    Tons of love honey!

    MB x

    • Wendy
      25 Jul / 1:53 pm

      thank Monica! nice and colorful – just how you like it! β™₯

  12. 25 Jul / 3:04 pm

    Even though I’m on my vacation I can’t resist the beauty and charm of this look my lovely Wendy! You have achieved the perfect balance between chic and feminine. Lots of sunny hugs to you and Karhu πŸ™‚

    • Wendy
      25 Jul / 4:30 pm

      ooh thank you – I feel so special for breaking your vacation! hope you’re having an amazing time (and taking lots of photos!) – where did you go?x

  13. Nina
    15 Oct / 9:21 am

    Love this!! I was planning to get the same top too! But size 10 is the smallest size left πŸ™ what size do you wear?

    • Thankfifi
      15 Oct / 3:50 pm

      I have an 8 Nina but it’s quite boxy in shape so I don’t think it would matter if it was a little larger. I am usually an 8 and it fits fine. I think asos do free returns anyway though so you might as well πŸ™‚

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