Monday, 4 November 2013

What I Wore // Stripes and A Fur Parka





Coat - Topshop
Top - Pussycat London*
Cardigan - MandMDirect
Jeans - Next
Necklace - Topshop
Rings - Pandora, Thomas Sabo, Vintage

Outside turns bittery cold, and the time has come to buy a new coat to battle the winter mornings and chilly afternoons. And whilst I do love the variety of coats that seem to have appeared this year, this is something that I really have to go substance over style on - I'm seemingly always cold, and my fingers are known to feel numb, so I'm usually on the lookout for furry lining and a hood. I'd say I've met in the middle with this coat though, with chunky zips and leathery patches, its not entirely an ugly compromise. And the fur trimmed hood, well, it makes a nice pillow in cinemas, I discovered today. 

Although I only took this coat off to wear lunch today, I've been wearing this new striped top with my favourite necklace beneath. I'd not heard of Pussycat London before, and although the name is a little odd, they have some pretty nice pieces in. We watched Thor at the cinema, which was good, but really not as great as I'd worked myself up to hope. And of course, the cinema is near shops, so I came home armed with new goodies, oops?

What have you been up to this weekend?
S xx



  1. aahh, that coat looks SO cosy!

  2. You look great! I love that stripy top and your coat looks so lovely and warm x

  3. That necklace is so nice, Topshop always do such nice jewellery :) Your coat looks so warm and cosy!
    Amy x
    -A Little Boat Sailing

  4. That parka looks AMAZING. How snug and perfect for the winter chills that are coming!


  5. Ah the coat is perfection Sarah!

  6. So cute I love it! And I did absolutely nothing this weekend -_-

  7. That coat is soooooo gorgeous! The fur is begging to be stroked haha... I think i'd walk upto someone and touch it if I saw it haha xx

    Gemma | Miss Makeup Magpie

  8. Oh I just bout a fur trimmed hood coat myself! So cosy (and long! No kidney infections guarantee). Mine's from TK Maxx, it seems it's the only place where I shop for clothes - and shoes - these days.

  9. Your coat looks so cosy, I need something like that! I am ALWAYS cold, none of my coats keep my warm so I end up wearing so many layers that I can hardly move! And of course, when I get indoors, I'm sweating my tits off! Thanks for your comment on my blog, S! I know what you mean about london hotels, I usually stay in the Travel Lodge in the docklands which cost about £35 a night when booked in advanced, but each time I've stayed there, there's always cleanliness issues :-( The boundary hotel was a world away from travel lodge, I was thankful for clean sheets! xxx

  10. I love this outfit, especially the top, and the coat looks so cosy :) xx

  11. This looks uber comfy! xoxo

  12. Very nice blouse and parka!! Really nice blog as well :)

    Christina -


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