Remember that day of shopping I had back in mid February? The brilliant day organised by my husband that was also supposed to contain an opportunity to sit and read and chill out in a café that didn’t happen because I had to get back home by 4pm for his conference call and nearly had to leave at 2pm because he was held up in a casting call? Well, I’ve now worn all the clothes that I bought that day, so here they are.
First up is one of the tops from Mint Velvet. I do love this label and have done ever since I discovered them last year. I have a beautiful top that I’ve worn on numerous occasions so I was keen to spend an hour browsing and trying on a few others. As it turned out my moment to visit them happened after the panicked casting call phone call, so I literally legged it over, grabbed a handful of clothes and rushed into the changing room. I was on my 3rd outfit when he texted to say everything was fine and I didn’t need to rush back……..so I retried some of the clothes again. This is the first top.
This is the best pic of it without my cardigan on. It’s a lovely combination of greys and beiges and has a drawstring on the left side which can create a lovely asymmetrical line. Continue reading