Tuesday, 15 November 2016

Night Music

Bonjour! So, last week was pretty alright, I finished off my latest unit of apprenticeship coursework, got some rather exciting blogger mail and finally sent off my university application for next year-eek! Since starting work full time in August, I have had so much time to think about what I want to do for the rest of my life, and have now applied for fashion communication and promotion courses across the country- which involves photography, styling and blogging so will definitely be the perfect course for myself. It was also a great week for music with Hello Operator debuting their EP and Blossoms releasing some new tracks; which really helped with livening up my daily commute to work!

Anyway, a few weeks ago Romwe got in touch about working together, and when I saw this silver skirt on their website how could I say no? You know how much I love silver (based on how often my silver boots grace this blog) but silver skirts are everywhere at the moment due to metallics being bang on trend for A/W, and I loved the A-line shape of the Romwe version. The skirt itself is a pretty good fit although and the quality is great for the price. I love the muted silver colouring and the fabric is quite thick so will hold its shape; it is also nicely lined. I further like the leather grain effect to the fabric, which makes it look more like the real thing!

Skirt- C/O Romwe       Jumper- Bella Freud via Depop      Coat- Topshop      Hat- H&M via Depop       Fishnet tights- Primark      Bag- Hillhouse Vintage      

I styled the skirt with what is possibly my best Depop find eveeerr and is this Bella Freud Night Music knit. I have adored Bella Freud designs for years, so was beyond excited when I saw this one on Depop for a fraction of the retail price. It is so soft and comfy and I love the glitter elements within the slogan, as well as the detail on the sleeve- it is just a beautiful piece and I know it will last me for years to come.

I also added my new leopard print Topshop coat, which I have had my eye on for so long! I am a huge leopard print fan anyway, and this coat is such good quality and a great fit. As the pairing of leopard print and silver is quite full on, I opted for more neutral accessories; my new Primark boots (which only made it into one photo, whoops) were a bargain at £12 and are perfect for both work and the weekend and I also wore my Hillhouse Vintage bag, which is one of my favourites! Naturally, I had to add my much-loved baker boy cap- I promise that an alternative is on my Christmas list since I am sure everyone is getting sick of seeing this same one.

Holly Olivia x


  1. Skirt looks great and LOVE your coat!

    Gemma x

    1. Thank you Gemma! I had been wanting the coat for so long so had to get it on payday! x

  2. Love the outfit.Top and skirt perfect together and love the coat.

  3. Good you figured what you want to do. The course you chose sounds really interesting, fun and full of creativity.
    I like the skirt and how you styled it. You look great in this outfit.
    have a great weekend Holly :)
    Sauniya | Find Your Bliss ♡

    1. I hope so, it sounds like a really good course for me! Thank you so much Sauniya x

  4. I love your leopard print coat!! Such a cute look!


  5. I miss our conversations about this jumper so much, also that cheesy little grin!

    Beka. xo | littleworldofbeka

    1. So do I! We need to have a Bella Freud convo soon xo


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