Sunday, 16 December 2012

Mix and Match for the Party Season...

Right, so we've all got staff parties coming up, nights out with the girls, and of course New Years Eve, so obviously we need to have several slamming outfits available for each night. I'm a bit of a freak about not wearing the same dress twice unless I really love it, and even then there's a good few months gap. This being said however, I thought I'd create three party looks that I plan on absolutely owning this Christmas season that are both reasonably priced, and that can be worn in everyday wear, therefore completely needed! So here goes...

Shoes - River Island, own

All of these items are so easily transformed between day and evening wear. I saw this crop tee on one of my new favourite blogs 'The Dolly Rockers', check them out; between them they have the most incredible collection of clothes ever and pretty banging voices on their cover of Rihanna's 'Diamonds' (see here). But yes, when I saw it on Danielle I HAD to have it. I loveeee it. I love cut out items, and my tummy is nice and flat at the moment so may as well show it off before I turn into a Christmas pudding after all the eating festivities. Skater skirts are everywhere at the moment, but I'm not so much of a fan of the wet look ones, so this matte one is absolutely perfect, I'm waiting with anticipation for it to come back in stock in a size 6. Fingers crossed. And obviously for a proper party look this has to be teamed up with a pair of killer heels, and for comfort - wedges. I aim for this to be my staff party outfit so hopefully the skirt comes back in stock, I will be on Missguided's back everyday until then!

Lace Panel Playsuit - , £17.04 (approx depending on exchange rate)

As shown in the top right image, I got this outfit idea from Danielle from The Dolly Rockers again. I have serious wardrobe envy with this girl. You can just see how it fits better on her than on the model so thought I'd include that picture. It's from Singapore website 'MDS' and I just think it's so cute. I love the idea of colour popping in with this all black outfit, but the blazer is a bit too much for me to pull off so I thought I'd get my colour in with the shoes and jewellery. Topshop is always my first go to with jewellery. It's always made really well and they tend to have a brilliant selection! This blazer is simple and easy to throw on with any colour really, and it's half price in the KK sale at the moment, so why the hell not!? 

I already own this entire outfit, minus the ring and necklace (soon to be rectified), so I plan on wearing the hell out of this! Disco pants are incredible just to throw on in the day with an oversized shirt, yet look absolutely ace on a night out. So so good! Peplums are my holy grail of fashion. They are incredibly flattering and this particular Topshop one is such nice material it is extremely soft too. I adore these shoes! They always attract attention when I'm on a night out, and unbelievably are actually hugely comfortable! And lastly I needed some gold jewellery to tie it all together. I've raved about Kukee before, love it - this necklace is perfect for such a plain and simple top and as it is a rather statement piece I've just kept to one gold ring. Done!

What do you think girls? Do you like to mix and match your daytime and night time outfits? Any particular looks you've got planned for the party season?

1 comment:

  1. Love all three outfits but that playsuit is gorgeous!! X