Saturday, 22 December 2012


Listening to: Hit The Road Jack- Ray Charles.

Sorry once again for the lack of blogging- although the unit i am on is closed Christmas and Boxing day being a hospital it has been manic these last week. I am very much looking forward to cutting down my hours too only 37.5 a week in the new year- as i have finally applied for the job I've been doing for the last year (and if I don't get it there will be hell to pay).

Last night was a busy night, I went to a men's waxing charity event (where I volunteered Chris of course) run by my friend Lucinda in prep for her running the London marathon (please read this link and donate if you feel like it- its for an amazing cause). Then to a gig with a few friends bands- which started out as a nightmare (where the bands and 60+ supporters were forced to leave because of 1 or 2 rude men- they said goodbye to a grand or two) and relocated (to what I can remember as a rough pub) and ended up having a very good night.

This is what I ended up wearing- I thought it was only right that i supported the boys and got my legs out.

Dress: DIY (originally Topshop)
Sheer Jacket: eBay
Bag: River Island (similar here)
Bracelets: Thomas Sabo and Prairie Charms
Shoes: Iron Fist
Socks DIY
Swallow Earrings: Topshop
Shoes: Missguided
Lips: Kiss Of Life (Kate Moss for Rimmel)

I have completely fallen in love with this lipstick- its colour and staying power is amazing! But after being on my feet all night in slippery socks my feet are aching this morning, and someone split a pint of beer all over my dress :(

I love my sheer jacket and have been wearing it almost every time I go out in the evening. I remember how hard it was to find (this one actually came with sequins I had to remove) but I have spotted a few on line. The first here is from Mind the Mustard (who I have been obsessing over on Lookbook at the moment), the second in from Dixi (and I like the extra detailing in it), or an alternative to black- this purple number form Nordic Poetry.

Jodie  x


  1. such a nice outfit *-* your blog is very good and interesting. im glad if you visit my blog, too <3 keep in touch!


  2. You lool terrific! Thanks for sharing such a nice post!
    Have a happy time!

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  3. I love your dress! Kisses dear.

  4. I love your dress and jacket, you look gorgeous xx

  5. That dress is gorgeous! :)

  6. Love the dress and its a very pretty color on your lips!
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  7. stunning pictures! that dress is gorgeous on you!

  8. Great shoes!

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  9. Haha way to get the legs out ;)
    Such a sexy outfit - that sheer jacket is perfect! Love it over the dress.
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  10. Gorgeous outfit, it suits you really well! And I love your shoes!

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  11. What a gorgeous dress! Lovely outfit all around! I really like your blog! It would be nice if you could stop by my blog sometime too (I'm from England) as I post my outfits, likes and more :) :)

  12. u look amazing :) X

  13. what a pretty dress! and super shoes as per usual for you :) i love that you get what you want by customising things :) Im always too scared too!

    and such a shame about the gig! at least you ended up having a good time!

    Have a great xmas Jodie! :)

  14. great look!

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  15. love it! u always rock babe!

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  16. The shoes with the socks together are so cute!


  17. I love that Did I say wow? WOW.

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  18. That sheer jacket is amaaaazing! The Dixi one you picked out is incredible too <333 I love the dress too, you look gorgeous <33

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  20. This is DEFINITELY one of my favourite outfits of yours - you look AMAZING. So sexy too! Glad you guys had a good night. Sometimes the ones that start the worst end the best :)


    PS: Sorry I've been shitty at replying to your comments - life has been manic! & then I got really sick :(

  21. You look beautiful and I love the color of your dress! :)

  22. Looovveeee the sheer jacket, need to get myself one of those. You look hawwwt

  23. love that look so stylish

  24. You look magnificent!!!

    Merry Christmas, my dear!

    And a Happy New Year ♥ ♥ ♥

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  26. You look utterly grrreat! The dress shows off your curve beautifully. What a great cause, sure will do the donation after

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