Sunday, March 23, 2014

Inspired by Mum

After my last post on Oxfam's Heroes campaign I was thinking about my own personal heroes and quite obviously, my mum was on my mind. With Mother's day coming up as well I thought I will put together a look that reminds me of her. Crazy? Yeah probably a little. I believe that families have massive influence on our sense of style and although I'm pretty sure not many would say mine is similar to my mother's, I personally see her influence (the older I get the more I see it actually).
The most obvious for me is the skirt. All my life, I've never seen my mum in a short skirt. She simply doesn't go any shorter than past the knee / calf length and I've never been huge into mini skirts myself. You're much more likely to see sporting that safe, tad granny-like length. I totally blame her for that.

So here we go, skirt and pink lipstick, inspired by my mum..







Skirt - Boohoo.com
Jumper - COS
Heels - Zara

It's in the details..


Bag - Bimba & Lola
Necklace - H&M

There's one thing that I feel is missing in this outfit and would really compliment it. The perfect biker jacket. I'm still on the look out for one, currently lusting after the options below:

Quilted leather biker jacket

Ziggy Leather Biker

The leather biker jacket




Thursday, March 20, 2014

You are my hero

This fabulous card is one of a few gifts available to purchase as part of Oxfam's Heroes campaign. Celebrating the female heroes in your life and by purchasing one of Oxfam's fab gifts you will help raise funds for women's rights projects.


I am always happy to support a good cause and women's rights is something I feel strongly about. If I can help by buying an amazing present for my mum or even myself, all the better!

Some really inspiring Irish ladies are supporting the campaign so make sure you check out the details HERE.




Wednesday, March 12, 2014

Feature in Chic Buzz Magazine

In case you have missed my recently featured (mini) interview for Chic Buzz Magazine on Irish Style, check it out HERE.

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