OOTD: Patches Market

About two weeks ago, Patches hosted another great Artisan Market at the Upper Barraka in Valletta. My friend Rebecca from Becky’s Treats was there so I decided to go say hi – and I’m so glad I did!

I also took this opportunity to convince my brother to take a couple shots of my outfit – and (just in case you didn’t realise by now) that’s what I’ll be sharing with you today.

As you can see, I decided to go for something simple – I didn’t feel like wearing a lot of makeup or dressing up too much – I just wanted to be comfortable.

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What I Wore:
Crop Top: New Look
Maxi Skirt: New Look
Sandals: Boohoo
Handbag: Primark
Watch: New Look
Ring: H&M
Nail Polish: Essie Candy Mint Apple

And here are a couple of photos from Becky’s Treats‘ stand!

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Just in case you missed it, you can like her Facebook page so you’ll know where she’ll be next 🙂

And that’s all for today! Did you enjoy the post? Like it! Share your thoughts and comments below!

Until next time,

Elaine xo

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OOTD: Wedding

So no, I’m not getting married just yet! Nic’s cousin got married last saturday and since I’ve technically been part of the family these past 2 years now, I got to attend! May I just share with you the level of excitement I had since I got to know that I’m going – cut me some slack guys, it was the first wedding I’ve ever been to. The ceremony was in the afternoon with the reception and dinner after so it was quite nice.

It goes without saying that it the event required formal attire, so I decided to share the outfit I wore.

Please excuse the poor quality of these photos – I had to take them with my iPhone. I hope you get a gist of the look I was going for though. I apologize once again.

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What I Wore:
Berry Wrap Dress – Boohoo
Black Cami Top – Zara
Black Heels – Dorothy Perkins
Black Clutch – New Look
Accessories – New Look

And that’s all for today!

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Until next time,

Elaine xo

OOTD: Easter Sunday

Welcome to my first Outfit of the Day (OOTD) !!

So last week, my family celebrated Easter Sunday  – an excuse for the whole family to stuff their faces with my Grandma’s yummy food! Basically, with the help of my brother Ian and my bestie Liza (who also happens to be my brother’s girlfriend!), I’ll be showing you my look for the day.

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Starting off with the dress – I decided to wear this swing tartan dress as it’s light and really comfortable. When we’re having family lunches/dinners it’s always ideal to dress comfortably so this dress was just perfect for that, still keeping things stylish. I then paired the dress with these adorable black boots that I’m just IN LOVE with! This style of boots has been common for quite a while but only recently have I purchased these – and boy am I not sorry! They just give the right amount of edge to the look without going overboard..I can go on and on about these shoes so I’ll just stop here.

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On to accessories – I’m that kind of person that feels lost without a watch so obviously, that’s a must have. I’ve lately been trying to get into wearing rings more often so here I have on two on my favourite ones as they’re simple, yet beautiful. The owl earrings are too cute to avoid so I HAD to wear them…plus they’re the only ‘animal’ earrings I own therefore the closest thing I have to Easter bunnies. I then finished off the look by wearing my gorgeous black clutch. This bag is actually more spacious than it looks. It has a gold chain to go with the gold detail in the front, but I preferred not to wear it with this outfit.

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With regards to hair, I clipped back a bit of hair to keep it simple but giving it that slight messy look. As for makeup I just followed my normal makeup routine with the only differences being the slightly winged liner and red lipstick. If you’d like to see how I achieved this look, let me know in the comments below so I’ll recreate it for you 🙂

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May I also apologize for my posing skills. The clothes looks better in real life. I promise.

What I Wore:
Tartan Dress – New Look
Boots – Topshop
Accessories – New Look
Clutch Bag – New Look

What did you wear this Easter? Did you enjoy the post? Like it! Share your thoughts and comments below!

Until next time,

Elaine xo