29 January 2013

What I wore | 29.01.13

So I am going to share with you my first ever outfit post today! Oh how I spoil you.
After reading Victoria's blog post on her new bargain camera tripod (which can be purchased here) I was sold, and quickly snapped one up (highly recommended if you just need something to prop your camera up; absolute bargain), hence today's outfit post!
So on Saturday I went for a very belated Christmas meal with one of the badminton teams I play for.
As there was still a lot of snow, the shoes were soon proven to be a stupid choice, however my friends dad very kindly lent me his walking boots to walk into the restaurant and I did a quick change of shoes in the restaurant porch...how classy!
Much rather that than break my ankle though.
Anyway, here's what I decided to wear.

Jacket: Primark | Shirt: New Look | Bandeau top (underneath shirt): Primark | Skirt: Excite Clothing* | Bag: Accessorize | Shoes: Amazon* | Necklace: eBay | Hair: styled with Enrapture Encode Totem Styler (full review coming soon)
This faux leather jacket is one I bought years ago for the bank-breaking sum of £8.
Bit of a bargain, right? And seeing as I'm still wearing it 5+ years down the line, I think that has to officially be one of my best purchases yet.

This gorgeous studded collar shirt is the one I got in the New Look Boxing Day sales (the post can be found here) for a mere £8, and I thought the bargain 99p necklace really brought out the studs!

The skirt is one I purchased after winning two items of my choice from the Excite Clothing website.
I had been after a skater skirt for so long, but just never got round to buying one so I thought this would be the perfect opportunity! It was a little too big to begin with, so my lovely mum worked her magic and fixed it up for me.

The bag was another bargain: £8 in the sales a couple of years back, and the Amazon shoes I bought using a voucher generously sent to me by Daxon (post here).

I have also very kindly been sent an Enrapture Totem Styler to try out. This product is definitely one to watch, so make sure you pop back for a full review and proper photos of the result of these later on in the week!
Phew, waffling over!
All in all this was a pretty darn cheap outfit, don't you think?
Have you bought any bargains lately?
Do you have that one item of clothing that you  just wear time and time again?
Jo xx



  1. I love this outfit! Looks so lovely! :)
    That leather jacket is so nice for £8 haha

    Chloe xxxx


    1. Thank you! Haha it was just a bit cheap wasn't it ;) xx

  2. I love this outfit do girly

  3. This is a really pretty outfit, the skirt is really lovely!



  4. love the top, skirt and clutch=D]

    Following you now on GFC and Bloglovin =D Hope you follow me back =D

    1. Aww thank you, and thanks for following! :) I'll check your blog out! xx

  5. Love this outfit, that shirt is so pretty!
    Daniella x


  6. love your skirt and the shirt tips...


    P.s I have a giveaway on my blog, check it out if you're interested

    1. Thank you! :) Thanks I'll check it out xx

  7. Wow you look amazing, I love the collar detailing x


  8. Aww i love the outfit.It really suits you! The skrit is really cute, I am such a sucker for skirts and this one is really pritty and you have paired it well!

    Pipp xx


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