Fashion, Rachelle Loves

Rachelle Loves Topshop Rhodium Sandals..

On Saturday afternoon I ended up spending three hours in a bar watching a football match with the boy (read: eating an oversized combo-platter full of carb-a-licious deep fried goodness and drinking too many bottles of tequila beer). Afterwards, both tipsy and after spending too much time in a testosterone filled environment I dragged him to Topshop to restore some balance to our lives.

Spurred on by a weeks worth of calories in one sitting and more beers than I dared to count we ended up going a little wild; a leather tee, blazer, jeans, trousers, jumpers and a few very pretty little tops he steered me in the direction of the till before I could even start on the shoe section. And then I see these beauties. £55 worth of joy.

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The snakeskin finish and gold details have me all hot and bothered. I NEED these in my life.

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All of these amazing new season releases are too much for a weak fashion-fiend, and after reluctantly checking my current account with one eye closed this morning, are too much for my bank balance too.

rachelle xo

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Thursday is almost Friday..

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A pretty little dose of Thursday inspiration. Off for a meal with some ladies tonight, I’m feeling plenty of tanned Louboutin-ended leg and a punchy red lip.

Loving this very lovely short four day week, one more day until Saturday? The boy and I are trying to come up with something new and exciting to do.. any suggestions bar running away to Vegas are most welcome. Actually…..

rachelle xo

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Rosie for Autograph..

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Ask any girl who loves clothes how much she loves underwear. The right underwear with any particular outfit is crucial to finishing off the look to perfection, as Coco Chanel once said; “it should appear that you are naked beneath your clothes”. For the last year Miss Rosie Huntington-Whiteley has been creating the most beautiful vintage inspired lingerie sold in your Mums favourite local M&S, that not only look seamless and flattering beneath all manner of clothes, but make you feel beautifully feminine and sexy from within.

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A new collection launches each season and I always end up scooping most of it up, I seriously cant get enough. The latest collection for Fall brings the two-piece sets, silky teddy’s and fabulous prints we’ve come to love but with the introduction of beautiful soft cup lace bras and a fabulous grey silk pyjamas that will give your £350 pair of Olivia Von Halle sleepers a run for their money.

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The full collection is available here, with a full set of smalls for about £35, up to £89 for the silk pyjamas. If you’ve tried anything from the range before, I’m certain you’ll agree the quality is true of a set four times the price.

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The Love Affair Continues..

I already devoted a post to declaring excitement/infatuation and a load of other way too excitable ramblings for a new season high street collection last week, but these little beauties have filtered their way under my Zara-radar and left me too hot to not share with you;

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The dress is yours for less than £40 and the beautiful palest pink coat will set you back £180, which I think is very reasonable, it’ll ultimately cost you more in dry cleaning..

rachelle xo

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Bright Eyes and Orange Pouts..

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When it comes to beauty, its so often preached that bare is beautiful. Quite rightly so. But, every now and then so is a bit of colour on your face. Orange has become one of the biggest beauty trends we’ve seen this summer, appearing on the gorgeous and fashion conscious (myself included, of course..) has been sporting it everywhere from toenails and talons to the ends of your hair in a crazy dip-dye craze. You already know I love a good statement lip, to me its the easiest way to work a bright pop into your visage without having to do too much to the rest of it.

Cast your mind back to the SS13 shows last September in Milan, where Moschino models took to the runway breaking all of the beauty rules your Mum had taught you; there was long fluttery lashes, bright orange lips, statement brows and white liner lining each beautiful eye. I’ve been drawing inspiration when “doing” my own face, and when putting my say into styling a shoot or look.

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Unfortunately, not many of us look like Cara Delevinge nor feature regularly in high-fashion campaigns where this kinda look is commonplace – even I admit the full on re-creation is a little much for a trip to ASDA but why not channel your inner Cara and go all out for a night of cocktails, there are so many orange tones out there that work for almost any skin tone and paired with a slick of white liner the look is young, fresh and polished.

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