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life lately


Filling the dining table with these amazing flowers. Fake, but who knew?

Finding hot cross buns in the freezer.

Using Christmas presents.

Meeting the adorable Penny. Congratulations Lucy and Liam.

Food and wine at the Bull & Boat.

Sunday afternoon strolls.

More flowers for my dresser.

Picking up cute little moccasins.

Indulging at Whistles.

Summer sandals from Zara.

Discovering the best day cream in the world from Yves Rocher.

Happy Weekend!

zara swoon

Zara, without fail, comes in and blows every penny of “monthly budgeting” out of the water. Again. And again. And again.

Knit Top with Leather Sleeves – £35.99

Paired with this ASOS Mini Trumpet Hem skirt would be perfect partner in crime for my upcoming Venice trip.

Leather Belt with Suede Peplum – £29.99

Sandal with Sparkly Strap – £69.99

I’m eyeing up these gorgeous strappy sandals for Christmas parties.

Twist Knit Frilled Jumper – £45.99

Velour Peg-Leg Trousers – £39.99

Camouflage Jacquard Pants – £29.99

Combined Leather Jacket – £119

I’m not sure what it is about this jacket, but the way it encompasses so many key trends like leather, military and contrast makes me want, want, want!

Bowling Bag with Zips – £109

This leather bowler is perfect for those added handbag items for winter.

Basic Leather Shopper – £49.99

I’m sure you can never have enough shoppers.

On another Zara note, they have launched their online home shop for our friends across the pond. I hope all you american Zara addicts love their home-ware as much as we do!

who does it best

A beautiful sunny stroll around the shops at lunchtime got me thinking about fall. I love the low September sun and the cool breeze in the air. The transition between summers bright colours and rock-chick autumnal is in full force on the high-street and I’m loving it. He’s a few items that caught my eye when thinking who does the key items the best?

Left : Gold Hardware Biker Jacket £44.99 Middle : Contrast Jacket £69.99

Right : Denim Shirt £39.99

Left : Studded Cowboy Boots £69.99 Middle : Studded Ankle Strap Sandals £49.99

Right : Ballerina Studded Flats £59.99

Left : Yellow Dip Die Shift Dress SALE £25 Middle : Cream Peplum Dress £50

Right : Panelled Tube Dress £40

Who else is absolutely loving Mango’s fall collection? That Biker Jacket is a steal. Check out other set’s I’m loving on The Southerner’s Polyvore.