Thursday, 31 January 2013

"IF WE TOOK A HOLIDAY, TOOK SOME TIME TO CELEBRATE".

Listening to: Holiday- Madonna

Last night I went to the Essex Style Show at Luxe bar in Loughton - massive let down.

I don't know where to start. It STANK of vomit (really it  was all you could smell), the stalls where all over the place so you  barely move and there was a massive fake tan stall RIGHT in front  the bar- which was clearly understocked and charged £5 for a small  glass of wine! There was meant to be a fashion show (ha)- I feel sorry for the models who where made to stand and wait in the street then ran through the bar in a conga line! It was clearly over sold as such actually looking at he majority of the stalls was impossible- and such a lack of photos.

Me and Chris  ended up chatting to some of the stall owners moaning outside so we werent alone thinking it as awful.

But  the plus side we actually spent a good evening together even though we stuck out like a sore thumb, and I did see a few awesome Essex based brands I liked- and I'm going to spend my day off stalking them online. Fortunately the majority of the crowd was swarming around things coveted in sequins so me and Chris could have a good look at the things I liked.

I LOVED Pip Jolley. Plus Pip was a pleasure to say hello to.



All the drive home I couldn't stop talking about their beautiful pin roller necklace. I jumped right on their site as soon as I got home. Possibly my favourite (its hard to choose) is this pink vintage curler, I love at vintage pieces are given a new life like this, and love this cutey in green. I wish I had £180 for this beautiful ring :,(



Plus Pip and her model were wearing beautiful dresses from Vivien of Hollway which are unbelievable- all of a sudden I want to get married to wear one of their bridal gowns.

Clothing wise I loved MKD rocks- Chris loved it too as not only were their styles amazing but were the only stall with anything for the men. Plus the kind ladies on the stall were really nice (basically if a brand wants to appeal to me- be nice to me), and had amazing jackets on.







Look at those Beanies! and that squiggly/ zebra dress! All the customided Denim made me and Chris very happy- possibly our favourite item was this  shirt, and this skull embellished dyed dress, and this denim jacket.



Me and Chris felt a bit uncomfortable so left quite early and chatted the whole way home about the things we liked (Pip Jolley and MKD Rocks mostly).

I suppose I better show you what I wore- I apologise for the awful lighting.



Shirt: Charity Shop
Skirt: Boohoo
Bag: River Island 
Shoes: Missguided
Oversized denim jacket: charity shop

It's my Ragged Priest beanie again (barely left my head!) and my favourite heels from Missguided. My favourite bit of the whole outfit is my Crown and Glory bow tie. There's not a great deal I can say about my look today but I thought it would be "safe" at the show but I still felt out of place.
Jodie x

18 comments:

  1. Those roller necklaces are soooo cute x

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  2. what a great idea of the designer of this necklaces! so greaT!

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  3. Haha omg you made me smile about your comment! Thank you so much :D
    You look amazing! I really like the skirt :D

    xx

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  4. Those curl rollers necklace
    are awesome! Great idea and
    design c: Love your beanie :P

    xx

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  5. Thank you so much Jodie !
    Follow each other ?

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    Coline !

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  6. That does not sound like a pleasant atmosphere at all, but the jewelry you showed was very cute!

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  7. I want that beanie!!

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  8. Oh wow, sounds like a busy day! Those curler necklaces are just too cute :D
    And love the beanie you're rocking. Haha, so on trend :)

    Trendy Teal

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  9. love the rollar necklaces....and you look amazing in your leather skirt and beanie and I love how you've added the bow!

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  10. I love your outfit, that is so cute! And those necklaces are adorable, what a cute idea!

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  11. Pure love,babe!;-)
    xx
    B.
    http://www.beeswonderland.com/

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  12. oh the accessories are lovely!! best of luck for ur apt hunt and decor..i know what u mean i have been struggling wit it too!! and finally set it up and it took months and months hehe...! i still feel i need to add some pieces:p
    new post is up sweetie about my fav hairstyle :)

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  13. such cool jewels! thanks for sharing!
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  14. It's a shame about the shitty let down of a fashion event BUT your outfit is HOT!!!!!! So that's a positive!!! x

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  15. such a shame how it turnedc out! and so sad i couldnt have come to meet you too but at least you looked super amazing!! and hopefully we can meeeet up soooon


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    xx

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  16. such a shame how it turnedc out! and so sad i couldnt have come to meet you too but at least you looked super amazing!! and hopefully we can meeeet up soooon


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    xx

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  17. those necklaces are so unique! What a cool idea!

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