Outfit Posts

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    Miss Cherry Pie

    I think at this point we should probably all take a moment to stop whatever we’re doing and give September a standing ovation. September, you’ve been AWESOME. And, I mean, I know you’re not quite over yet, which means you…

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    A Whiter Shade of Pale

    Well, guess which song YOU’RE going to have stuck in your head all day now, huh? My gift to you, people: you’re welcome. And before you hate me too much, know that I wrote this post yesterday, and that I,…

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    In The Line of Duty

    I really hope you enjoy these photos, fair readers, because you see that skirt? That huge, yellow skirt? That skirt is probably the biggest one I own, in terms of sheer amount of fabric. Seriously, you should see me trying…

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    The Trouble With Flats

      Remember when I said I’d never wear flats, like, EVER, EVER again? EVER? You all got that I was just kidding myself, didn’t you? The the thing is, I DO actually like flats, and this year I’ve been wearing…

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    Autumn Outfits from the Archives

    NEW LOOK JACKET // H&M TROUSERS // CHRISTIAN LOUBOUTIN SHOES [Original post] Taking photos of your outfits is undoubtedly strange (Like, really, REALLY strange sometimes…) but there’s no denying it can also be useful from time to time. Last week,…

    Something Like Summertime

    Something Like Summertime

    When I pulled this skirt out of the shipping bag, I immediately proclaimed it to be The Best Skirt I’d Ever Owned. “Isn’t it basically the SAME skirt you’ve ALWAYS owned?” asked Terry, betraying a really quite shocking lack of…

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    Rainy Days and Mondays

    First of all, can I just say how happy I am to finally have a legitimate excuse to use ‘Rainy Days and Mondays’ as a post title? And OK, these  photos weren’t actually TAKEN on a Monday, but they ARE…

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    A change is as good as a rest

    So, this outfit is a bit of a departure for me, I know. And even although it’s really just a basic jeans/shirt/leather jacket combo, which is the kind of thing tons of people wear every day, I’m a bit nervous about posting…

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    Last of the Wiggle Dresses

    Well, after a couple of weeks of me sulking around the house and declaring that summer was, like, SO LAST SEASON, the sun decided to grace us with its presence again this week, and I SHOULD THINK SO TOO, AUGUST. It…

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    You can never be overdressed or overeducated

    Last weekend, my friend Stephanie was in town for a flying visit to the Edinburgh Festival. Last time I saw her, we managed to grab a quick dinner together in London, so this time we decided to grab a slightly…

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    OUTFIT | Trashy Diva turquoise florals

    OK, so this whole “constant cardigan” thing is just starting to get embarrassing now, isn’t it? I mean, you know how some fashion bloggers do features where they’ll wear a week’s worth of dresses, or a month-long ‘remix’ challenge or…

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    Ready to Rhumble

    ♥  Green Choies skirt* ♥ Dune shoes and handbag  ♥  Hell Bunny cardigan  ♥  Marc by Marc Jacobs sunglasses*  A couple of months ago, my mum, who has been entering competitions pretty much indiscriminately for years now, announced that her…

    Forever Amber : UK Fashion blog

    Outfit | Blooming Rose full midi skirt

    Well, it took a week, but I’m finally back in ‘real’ shoes again, after my ordeal with the Blister from Hell. To celebrate my return to the land of the limping (because no, it’s still not totally back to normal,…

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    Every Day Could Be a Holiday from Real

    ♥ River Island dress (old)  ♥  Hell Bunny cardigan  ♥  Gucci sunglasses t’s amazing the difference a bit of sunshine can make. Unlike some of my recent posts, these photos weren’t taken on an island, or at the coast, or…

    20th Century Foxy Time for Tea dress

    Outfit | Time for Tea dress by 20th Century Foxy

    ♥  Time for Tea dress c/o 20th Century Foxy  ♥  New Look shoes (old) This dress is called Time for Tea, so what would’ve been really awesome would’ve been if I’d worn it to afternoon tea in some appropriately retro-style…

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    Gingham Again

    ♥ ASOS skirt (similar)   ♥  Zara shoes  ♥  Hell Bunny Cardigan  ♥  Marc by Marc Jacobs sunglasses* I was thinking this week about how photographing my outfits has changed my style. And, I mean, it hasn’t CHANGED it, exactly: I still…

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    Gala Day

    ♥ ASOS ‘Debutant’ dress  ♥  Hell Bunny ‘Paloma’ cardigan ♥  Paris Hilton shoes ♥  Dune clutch  ♥  Miu Miu sunglasses c/o Sunglasses Shop ♥ Primark belt Every summer, most of the towns and villages around these parts hold a gala day –…

    Forever Amber | A Happy Place

    Happy Place

    Last week, Terry and I were talking about how some people have a “happy place”. “Go to your happy place!” they’ll say, in moments of stress, and we’ll be all, “Huh? Whaddya mean, ya bunch of hippies?” (Well, OK, maybe…

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    Casual Friday | ‘For Best’

    K, so apparently I’m incapable of doing one of these Casual Friday posts without the help of my loyal sidekick, ‘That Pink Bag’. Or without standing in this exact position, come to think of it. Or wearing heels, which, you…

    Forever Amber | UK Fashion Blog | 60s inspired outfit

    Better Late Than Never

      As with last week’s purple skirt, this dress is yet another item I had to wait months to wear. I think this was in-store back in February? March, maybe? I’m not sure. What I DO know, however, is that…

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    The Colour Purple

      As soon as this skirt arrived, I knew I wanted to wear it with these shoes: it was just a matter of waiting for it to be warm/dry enough for suede peep toe slingbacks. That was 14 weeks ago….

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    Location, location, location

    o and stand over there,” said Terry, pointing to a patch of daisies in the middle of a strip of grass. “I can’t stand THERE,” I said, aghast. “That’s GRASS. And I’m wearing HEELS. I can’t wear HEELS on GRASS,…

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    Pass Plus

    nother day, another H&M skirt… This particular skirt, especially when paired with black, makes me feel a bit like a ballerina, which, funnily enough, was one of my many short-lived childhood ambitions. I started ballet lessons purely because of my…

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    A sunny day and a skirt with pockets

    I don’t like talking too much about the weather here. Well, I mean, I DO like talking about the weather, obviously. I AM British, after all. I would actually start an entire blog dedicated to the weather, if I thought…

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    The Usual.

    This outfit is from last Saturday, and consists of, wait for it, a 50s-style skirt and, OMG, it’s a bardot-neck top! The Usual, in other words. Now, obviously there’s absolutely nothing I can say about this outfit that I haven’t…

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    Casual Friday | The Basic Breton

    Yes, that’s right readers, it’s the return of Casual Friday, the series in which I wear casual clothes. On a Friday. God, HOW do I come up with these things? Actually, the main reason I started these posts was because…

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    Trixie.

      [Dress c/o Trashy Diva // Cardigan: Hell Bunny'Paloma' // Sunglasses: eBay // Shoes: Studio TMLS c/o Sarenza] I know: florals for spring. Revolutionary, right? Also: green. And a big skirt. But I’m getting ahead of myself here… I’ve been lucky…

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    Dotty

    Oh, look,  I’m wearing a Bardot top again, what a surprise! You just never know what I’m going to come up with next, do you? I wish I could say this off-the-shoulder obsession will be ending sometime soon, but given…

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    Casual Friday | Consignment Store 2: The Return

    All the best stories have sequels, and it turns out all the worst ones do, too, because today I bring you the excitement-free conclusion to last week’s ‘Casual Friday‘ post. And you thought Good Friday was LAST week! (It’s just…

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    Sunshine and stripes

    You see this skirt, you guys? This skirt that was once a whole lot longer than it is now? Totally took that hem up all by myself. Like a BOSS. And I mean, OK, to those of you who’ve made…

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    I told you I was obsessed.

    It’s worse than I thought, people. It looks like I’m not JUST obsessed with gingham skirts: I’m also obsessed with wearing them with this ASOS top, almost as if there are no other clothes in the closet. There are, of…

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    Casual Friday

    OK, so I actually wore this outfit on Wednesday, not Friday. And I really hate indoor photos, which is why I try my best to avoid them. I realised that I hardly ever post any of my more “casual” outfits…

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    Spring Gingham

    I’m totally obsessed with gingham print right now. Like, OBSESSED. Even more obsessed than I was this time LAST year, in fact, and I was REALLY obsessed last year, too. Why the obsession with tiny little checks, I hear absolutely…

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    So Good I Bought It Twice

    You know when you see something you know you’ll wear to death, so you buy multiple versions of it, just to make sure you’ll ALWAYS have it? Er, please tell me it’s not just me who does that? I didn’t…

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    The Nancy Dress

    I pre-ordered this dress so long ago that by the time it turned up, I’d almost forgotten about it, so it was a little bit like getting a free dress, only in a way that wasn’t even remotely like getting…

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    Back to Basics

    It occurred to me this morning that if I’d announced on January 1st that I was going do some kind of “Wear a Full Midi Skirt Every Day for a Year” style challenge, I would currently be feeling much less…

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    The First and Last Day of Spring

    On Wednesday, March 13, in the year 2014, spring finally came to Scotland. On Thursday of the same week? Spring packed its bags and left. It was good while it lasted. Forget Wednesday and Thursday, though: let’s talk about Tuesday….

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    The Birthday Dress

    It was my birthday on Monday. I’m not a big fan of birthdays (Or, indeed, anything that reminds me that I’m getting older, and yet no wiser. See also: New Year’s Eve), but I AM a big fan of dresses, and…

    Forever Amber | Gone with the wind

    Gone With the Wind

    A few weeks after we moved into our new house last summer, I woke up one morning to discover that the bed was shaking underneath me. Uh-oh. I lay as still as possible for a few minutes to assess the…

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    OUTFIT | Green and gold

    “Is this too  green?” I asked Terry, standing before him on Monday morning. He stared at me blankly for several seconds. I could almost see the cogs turning inside his brain. “I… have absolutely no idea what that question even…

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    Baroque n’ Roll

    We had our first snowfall of the winter last week. I’m not going to complain about it. I mean, obviously I WANT to complain about it, because you all know by know how much I hate the OMGSNOW and winter…

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    Come Fly With Me

    [♥ New Look jacket (old)   ♥  J Crew 'Minnie' pants   ♥   Zara top ♥   Boden slingbacks   ♥ Antler 'Esme' small shopper (c/o) ♥ Marc by Marc Jacobs sunglasses*] A couple of weeks ago, Antler (Who you may know…

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    Outfit | F&F black and white stripe scuba dress

    [F&F scuba stripe prom dress  // Pelle Moda shoes // House of Harlow sunglasses] They may look pretty straightforward, but shooting these photos actually turned out to be fairly dramatic. The wind was blowing my dress flat against my legs…

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    New Year, Not-So-New Me

    [Dress: eBay, years ago // Shoes & Bag: both Dune] Happy New Year, everyone! I hope you’ve all had a good start to 2014. Terry and I had been so busy planning for our house-warming party on the 28th (more…

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    And so this is Christmas (Eve)

    [Wearing: ♥ Tara Starlet skirt  ♥ H&M top ♥  Christian Louboutin shoes] The idea of hosting Christmas itself is the stuff of nightmares to me (Like, ACTUAL nightmares, of the wake-up-in-a-cold-sweat variety), but Christmas Eve is a slightly less scary…

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    Linlithgow Lunch

    [Wearing: ♥ Primark coat (c/o VoucherCodes.co.uk) ♥  ASOS trousers ♥ Zara shoes ♥ Kate Spade '2 Park Ave Beau Satchel *] OMG, can you BELIEVE that woman is wearing a winter coat, but you can totally see the tops of her feet…

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    The Season of the Skirt

    [Skirt: River Island; sweater: Vero Moda; shoes: Dune; sunglasses: Marc by Marc Jacobs*] My in-laws are going to be spending Christmas at Terry’s brother’s place in Kent this year,  so because we won’t be seeing them on Christmas Day, Terry’s…

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    Gran Caffè

    Yes, it’s another photo-overload folks: sorry! This Sunday, my sister-in-law, Jolene, invited Terry and I to afternoon tea with her and Terry’s brother, John. Now, afternoon tea is one of our very favourite ways to spend a Sunday afternoon (Or,…

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    Edinburgh in December

    [♥ Coat: J Crew   ♥ Bag: Kate Spade *  ♥ Boots: Dune 'Sandhurst'] Last Sunday, Terry and I headed to Edinburgh to do some Christmas shopping. As it happened, though, we ended up abandoning the shopping in favour of a…

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    Paint It Black

    ♥ Coast ‘Luxe’ coat c/o Coast ♥ Topshop boots  ♥ New Look Belt ♥ vintage brooch (gift)  ♥ House of Harlow ‘Chelsea’ sunglasses So, after pretending to be having a party for one in my living room last week, I…

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    Winter Florals

    [♥ Dress F&F c/o Tesco ♥ Shoes: Ted Baker 'Mayter' c/o Sarenza ♥ Clutch: Dune] Last week, the people at Tesco asked me to style one of their F&F dresses for a Christmas party. Well, there are a lot of things…

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    You can never have too many…

    [Zara dress;  Sam Edelman boots*;   Marc by Marc Jacobs bag*;  Pieces scarf;  New Look brooch] You can never have too many… ♥  Pairs of cropped black trousers ♥ Boat-necked sweaters ♥ Stripey tops ♥ Full skirts ♥ 50s style dresses…

    Forever Amber UK fashion blog: retro autumn outfit

    The Super Spy Dress

    [Wearing: Heartbreaker Super Spy dress in blue c/o BettyLicious | New Look shoes and belt | Dune studded clutch bag] I really wish I had a black beret to wear with this dress. Not just because it’s called the ‘Super Spy’…

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    I like big skirts and I cannot lie

    [Wearing: H&M skirt | Collectif sweater | Miss KG shoes (old) | Marc by Marc Jacobs sunglasses*] I feel like all I ever wear lately is some kind of big skirt, with heels and a sweater. Probably because that IS pretty much all I…

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    Cherry cherry boom boom

    These photos are a bit of a “Monet”: they look OK from a distance, but if you’d gotten up close you’d have clearly seen the terrible traces of last week’s cold written all over my face. Red nose. Flaky skin….

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    The Winter Dancing Skirt

    Well, it rained all weekend. I mean, it’s rained all MONTH, to be totally honest. But it’s particularly annoying when it rains on the weekend because, well, it’s the weekend: it would be nice to maybe get to leave the…

    That Time of Year

    TERRY: So, I’ve been thinking about my Halloween costume for this year, and what I thought was… ME: …that we could go as the Beckhams? You wear a Manchester United outfit and I’ll buy a Victoria Beckham dress and a…

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    The Only Fashion Blogger in the Village

    This weekend, for only the second time in my fashion-blogging history, we were stopped by a passer-by while out taking outfit photos, and asked what the hell we thought we were doing, what with the camera, and the posing in…

    I believe in pink

    When the people at Zalando contacted me a couple of weeks ago, and asked me if I’d like to choose something from their website, I went straight to this pink, 30s-inspired chiffon dress, which I’d had my eye on for…

    What Would Audrey Do?

    Well, I’m still in the middle of my wardrobe crisis, as you can probably tell by the ever-present black trousers, which are basically all I ever wear right now. Not the same pair, obviously. No, I have about… let’s not…

    After the boys of summer have gone

    I know everyone’s been enthusiastically throwing themselves into autumn for weeks now, but I’ve been determinedly clinging onto summer for as long as is humanly possible. As I said in one of my other rambles, between the house move and……

    The September Issue

    September always seems to prompt a clothing crisis for me. It’s not that I have nothing to wear. I mean, I think it’s pretty obvious by now that I have TONS of things to wear. I know the friends who…

    It Ain’t Easy Being Mint Green

    OK, I think we can all probably agree that the title of this post is a big fat lie, and that, actually, it’s TOTALLY easy being mint green. Well, it is for me, anyway. Maybe a little bit TOO easy,…

    The (Black and) White Stripes

    This weekend was the first time I’d worn “real” clothes (By which I mean “anything other than the scruffy old jeans and t-shirts I deemed suitable for hauling boxes around, stripping wallpaper and scrubbing floors in…”) in, ooh, about a…

    Biltmore Hotel, Miami

    Fred’s House

    The man we bought our house from was called Fred. I mean, he wasn’t ACTUALLY called Fred, obviously. I’m going to call him that, though, to respect his privacy, and because Fred is a fine name, don’t you think? Anyway,…

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    The Waldorf Astoria

    I don’t really have “favourites”. I mean, I have SOME favourites, obviously. It will come as no surprise to most of you to learn that my favourite colour is green, for instance. And my favourite season is most DEFINITELY summer…

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    Vizcaya

    All of the new-house excitement has meant that my usual Post-Holiday Blues haven’t been nearly as bad this year as they usually are, but I have to admit that when I looked back at these photos, I got a big…

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    The Biltmore

    In a change to our scheduled “I Am The Only Person in the World Who Has Ever Moved House” programming, here are some photos from the first week of my vacation last month. I still have LOADS of holiday photos…

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    The Nevermores

    Folks, I’m starting to freak out a bit here. Just a little bit. OK, quite a big bit, actually. I mean, we’re supposed to be moving a week today. TODAY. As in, this time next week, I won’t be sitting…

    The Simple Things

    Things have been pretty hectic around here lately, so fashion has been taking a bit of a back-seat. Because of that, I was particularly happy to be sent this blue nautical-style dress from TK Maxx last week. I’m lazy about…

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    Palm Beach, bringin’ the heat

    If you have a very long memory, or are related to me, you might recall that the last time I visited Palm Beach, it was a bit of a washout. Literally I mean. It poured the whole time we we…

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    Summer turns to high

    Thanks for all of your lovely comments on my last post, everyone! We’re still really excited, and only the tiniest bit freaked out at the prospect of packing up and leaving this little house behind us forever, for a fresh…

    Me and Terry

    Old Bahia Honda Bridge

    So, it’s the summer I graduated from university: we go to Florida, and as a treat, my dad decides to hire a convertible. God, I loved that car. It was a Chrysler Sebring, in British Racing Green, with a soft…

    See Naples and die

    On Monday we took a short road trip to Naples, stopping en route at the Isles of Capri, where some of these photos were taken. I’d bought this little white dress in the Banana Republic sale the night before, so…

    Independence Day

    I guess it’s possibly a little strange for British people to be celebrating America’s independence from, well, US, but there were so many 4th of July celebrations going on yesterday it would’ve been stupid not to join in, and you…

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    No work, all play, OK…

    (Photos by my mum) When I was packing for this trip, I optimistically included a pair of running shoes and some workout gear. I had this idea that I’d do a lot of running – maybe along South Beach at…

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    Scotland in Summer

    If you ever come to Scotland, please, do me a favour and come in summer. Yes, it might be raining. In fact, it probably will be. But if you’ve ever visited the Scottish countryside on a warm summer day, you’ll hear…

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    Not in Kansas Any More

    [Dress: ASOS (last year) | Shoes: Charlotte Russe (ancient) | sunglasses: eBay] These aren’t the best photos of me ever taken, partly because direct sunglight + feet-concealing-grass does not the best outfit photos make, but also because I’d let my…

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    Summer in the City

    [Dress: Pretty Dress Company (last year) | Shoes: River Island (old) | Bag: Marc by Marc Jacobs*] I feel like I have to apologise for the terrible case of Smugface I’m demonstrating in the first photo here. I have no…

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    Is it because I lied when I was seventeen?

    [Trousers and top: Zara | Hat: Topshop | Shoes: Christian Louboutin | Bag: Marc by Marc Jacobs*] It’s become a running joke in our house that the second I try to take outfit photos, the heavens will open up and…

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    Cherries and gingham

    [Skirt: ASOS (2012) | Cardigan: Zara | Cherry brooch: River Island | Shoes: Vivienne Westwood for Melissa | Sunglasses: eBay] I’ve not been doing a great job of keeping the ol’ blog updated recently. I say this, not by way…

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    Formulaic

    [Dress: ASOS (last year) | Shoes: Christian Louboutin | Belt: vintage | Sunglasses: House of Harlow] When I was putting this outfit together (Which is a really pretentious way of saying, “deciding which shoes to wear with this dress…”), I…

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    Post-Apocalyptic Stripes

    [Skirt: Robert Rodriguez *  | Shoes: Zara (2010) | Top: ancient, no idea | Clutch: New Look | Sunglasses: House of Harlow] So, we’re in the car, just driving along, when suddenly Terry pulls up next to a derelict industrial site….

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    Twenty four little hours

    [Dress: ASOS | Shoes: Giuseppe Zanotti* | Belt: Primark - all bought last year] This is what I was wearing the day we started negotiations on the sale of our house.* Yes, folks, we got an offer. Yay! But it…

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    Blue jeans, white shirt…

    [Jeans c/o 7 for All Mankind // Blazer: Zara // Breton top: Zara kids // Clutch: Dune // Shoes: Primark // Sunglasses: Gucci] I don’t often wear jeans here on the blog, but I DO actually wear them fairly often…

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    Monarch of the Glen

    Last time on “Amber Over-Dresses in a Slightly Different Location”, Terry and I had checked into Dunkeld House Hotel and were all ready to start relaxing. The hotel gives you lots of different ways in which to do this: there’s…

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    Highland Fling

    [Skirt: Tibi*// Shirt: George Kids // Scarf: Primark // Sunglasses: eBay // Shoes: Studio TMLS c/o Sarenza // Backdrop: Dunkeld House Hotel c/o Hilton Hotels] This past weekend, Terry and I were lucky enough to be the guests of Hilton…

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    April Flowers

    [Trousers and scarf: H&M (2012)  (this season's trousers here) // cardigan: Forever 21 (2011 - similar here) // Shoes: Christian Louboutin] Don’t worry, I haven’t plumbed new depths in my quest for matchy-matchy accessories with this outfit – or not intentionally,…

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    The Saga of the H&M skirt

    [H&M white flared skirt and sweater: both H&M // Belt: New Look // Shoes: Office c/o MyVoucherCodes.co.uk // Sunglasses: Gucci*] First of all, I have to ask you to please excuse the state of my hair in these photos. One…

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    Polka dot pants

    Trousers: Forever 21 (sold out but similar here) // Sweater: thrifted // shoes: Primark // Bag: vintage c/o my mum’s closet // Sunglasses: House of Harlow There’s still some snow on the hills (And, OK, also on the dales, if…

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    What I Wish I Was Wearing

    [Dress: Dorothy Perkins, 2010 // Shoes: New Look (ancient) // Sunglasses: House of Harlow] There are currently 58 unpublished posts sitting in the drafts folder of this blog. Some of them are posts I started but never finished, for one…

    Amber and Rubin

    In the bag

    [Jacket: New Look (old) // Trousers: H&M, 2012 // Shoes: Dune c/o Sarenza // Bag: City Shopper c/o Florian London // White fur coat: Rubin's own] I should probably begin this post with the hopefully so-obvious-it-doesn’t-need-to-be-said-but-I’ll-say-it-anyway disclaimer that these photos are strictly…

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    Home is where the heart is

    [Dress and boots: both Zara, circa 2011 // Jacket: La Redoute, 2012 // Giant snow heart: c/o Terry] So, our house is probably going on the market soon. I’m not sure quite how soon, but … soon. Too soon for…

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    In like a lion

    Skirt: H&M 2012 | Sweater: Ralph Lauren (gift) | Shoes: Topshop, 2011 | Sunglasses: House of Harlow Well, who would’ve thought yellow, of all things, would become my go-to colour this year? Not me, anyway. I’d have put my last…

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    Back to Black

    [Dress: Karen Millen 2010 (competition prize) // Boots: Topshop 2010 // Gloves: gifted // Sunglasses: House of Harlow] Well, at least if I ever have to go to a funeral in the 1940s, I’ll know what to wear, huh? But…

    Forever Amber

    Leather and lace

    [Lace skirt: River Island // sweater: Ralph Lauren (gift) // faux fur scarf: ASOS // Boots: Sam Edelman* // Bag: Marc by Marc Jacobs*] Just a very quick post today, folks: I’m actually writing this on Sunday, and Terry and…

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    Cut-Price Pin-Up

    Dress: Missguided c/o MoneySupermarket.com // Belt: New Look // Shoes: Office (c/o) // Sunglasses: House of Harlow ‘Chelsea’ // Nude fishnet tights: Accessorize // Coat: in the car, waiting to be replaced once these photos were taken (although it was…

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    The Black and White Days

    [Dress: River Island (2012) // Top: Primark // Boots: Topshop (2011) // Bag: vintage, c/o my mum's closet // sunglasses: House of Harlow 'Chelsea' (sold out in black, but in tortoiseshell here)] I’m embarrassed to admit it – although probably not nearly as embarrassed as I…

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    Abandon heels, all ye who enter here

    Jacket: Zara kids // Jeans: Citizens of Humanity c/o Shopbop // Hat: H&M // Boots: Hunter c/o Sarenza // dog leash: Rubin’s own WHAT? Oh, come on: you didn’t seriously think I’d prance around in stilettos in REAL snow, did…

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    Snowcialmedia Whiteout

    Jacket: New Look (old) // sweater: Primark // Bag: Marc by Marc Jacobs c/o Shopbop // Pants: J Crew // Boots: Dune (bought with giftcard: new but sold out) // sunglasses: House of Harlow) “SNOWCIALMEDIA WHITEOUT” (Snow’shul’meedja white’out): the situation…

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    Yes, I was wearing a coat.

    Dress: Dorothy Perkins (old) // Boots: Topshop Barley2 (old) // faux-fur scarf: eBay // petticoat: eBay // sunglasses: House of Harlow ‘Chelsea’ // gloves: gifted Oh look, I’m wearing a green dress, what a surprise! Also: we got some OMGSNOW….