Dotty science geek (chic)

This was an outfit from a couple of weekends ago I never got round to posting – perfect timing to do this while it’s still essentially Christmas! Hope you’re all having a happy holiday!

I surprised Mr. Summers with an evening out at a show and this is what I wore: probably the geekiest show I’ve ever been to (and will ever see). Professor Brian Cox was appearing in a touring science show… now if I say this man is a particle physicist and very attractive to boot you may not believe me. But believe me, he is (very attractive, I mean). Not only that, the evening was incredibly entertaining as well as informative, though some of it made my head hurt(!)

Anyway I decided to go reasonably smart but with a twist – I LOVE my monochrome Topshop blouse paired with the yellow polkadots. I also wore my geek glasses without a thought about it being a show about science, and then when I got there I felt as if I’d worn them to look intelligent.

I didn’t, honest…!

Blazer: Asos
Blouse: Topshop
Trousers: Unknown
Cape: Vintage
Heels: Asos
Glasses: eBay
Black cocktail ring: New Look
Owl ring: Asos
Gold ring (set of three): Asos
Vintage bracelet: Revintage Jewellery
Black wristband (set of three with gold and silver): Asos
Nails: Revlon Ocean 604

8 Comments

  1. December 28, 2011 / 7:33 pm

    The blazer is gorgeous! And you DO look so very intelligent! 🙂 ~Serene

  2. December 28, 2011 / 8:19 pm

    LOVE the blazer. Great colors and fabulous styling, per usual.

    Have a wonderful New Year, Catherine!

  3. December 28, 2011 / 8:28 pm

    Great outfit Catherine!! Love the color and pattern of your blazer. The show sounds wonderful…you are intelligent about fashion, that I know. Dawn Suitcase Vignettes xo

  4. December 28, 2011 / 8:40 pm

    I really love this blazer!! its so much fun and you can do so many things with it…great find!

  5. December 28, 2011 / 11:31 pm

    you have such lovely accessories they're the icing on the cake to this lovely outfit

    Sunnie
    (.=

  6. December 29, 2011 / 12:20 am

    I have such a crush on Brian Cox! (having only seen him on the BBC) Lucky you!! You look fabulous as always, in your super blazer and pinky shoes : >

  7. December 29, 2011 / 3:30 am

    Smashing! right down to the "geek" glasses!
    I do so enjoy your blog! I actually did the sweater over the untucked shirt today. Not sure if it's really me. But it worked!

  8. January 1, 2012 / 8:10 am

    I love your trousers. I've been on the hunt for wide buckle, high waist trousers for a while now and I'm yet to find some that I love! Great outfit:)

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