What more could I say about autumn to let you know that it’s truly my favourite season? If you’re a long term reader of The Online Stylist, you’ll be used to my rising excitement levels that surface whenever the first leaves start to fall!
Today I’m thrilled to be partnering with one of goto lifestyle brands, The White Company, to talk about all the elements that for me, help to make the perfect autumn weekend.
Whenever I think of autumn, the first things that spring to mind are cosy layers, the deep oranges and reds of the trees in the New Forest and that overriding urge to start adding a few seasonal touches to the house.
I constantly find myself under the influence of magazines, blogs, Instagram, Pinterest… the list of potential temptations that have me shopping in a heartbeat seems to grow at the same rate as my bank balance shrinks. Funny that, maybe the two are related…
You may (or may not, depending on your own bank balance), be pleased to know that I recently discovered a whole other dangerously influential source – Endource.
It’s a one-stop, subscriber shop where can find the very best high street and high end picks from the fashion press. Covetable pieces curated by fashion editors and influential bloggers alike all in one place. Yours truly even has a profile page here!
fringe loafers for fall
Noticed the plethora of fringe loafers with a serious Gucci vibe appearing everywhere? Me too.
I confess it took me a few days a while to get on board with these but after lusting after all the real deal Gucci gorgeousness floating unattainably out of my price tag reach, I may yet succumb to a high street version.
Flats, block heels (my favourite), with buckles, with glitter… there’s even an ankle…
bring on the ankle boots!
Post apocalyptic thunder storm last week, it finally feels like the summer heat has been cleared away ready to make way for autumn and cooler temperatures.
Which means there’s only a limited time left to enjoy bare legs and ankle boots season. I was warbling on about it last autumn and you can pretty much bet I’ll be warbling on about it for a few more weeks yet.
modern rarity at John Lewis
When a new label from one of my favourite high street department stores is marketed as “A premium collection taking a fresh look at wardrobe staples” you know I’m in.
With more than a few COS and Raey vibes going on, Modern Rarity, the new John Lewis brand is beautifully modern and full of simple shapes. There’s a plethora of muted tones, luxe fabrics, great cuts and subtle detail that would…