Raspberries, tobacco and coal

I think this may just be my new favourite colour combination – hot pink, tobacco brown and black – love love LOVE. And as it’s nearly Christmas I’ve had my hair coloured even redder… it’s always so bright when it’s first done – I wish it would stay this red! I even did my nails and lips to match 🙂

The weather’s getting extra cold now (surprised it hasn’t snowed yet) so the fur boots have had their first airing this side of summer. I have a love/hate relationship with this time of year – I’m so not a cold weather person but I love the knitwear and the layers and the scarves and the furry accessories and the and the…

My clothes habit is proper satisfied but my aching bones are not =brrr=


Sweater: Asos
Scarf: Gift
Jeans: River Island
Top (just seen): Primark
Boots: Dune (in the sale earlier this year)
Belt: Asos
Glasses: eBay
Watch: Red Herring
Gold link bracelet: Asos
Pink pom pom bracelet: Urban Outfitters
Brown leather bracelet (pack of two with white): Topshop
Gold rings: Asos
Nails: Barry M Bright Red

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  1. December 14, 2011 / 11:55 pm

    Pink and orange is the best – I LOVE the combo. Wear it often myself.

  2. December 15, 2011 / 12:26 am

    Great color combination. I haven't ever consider the four together.

    Love your fun and furry boots.

    Maybe you can come over to my blog and help me improve my look – I think it could use some color and you are such an expert at colorful clothing. I'd love to know your thoughts.


  3. December 15, 2011 / 5:40 am

    This outfit is all kinds of wonderful! I really love the sweater and scarf combo – you put together the best color combinations!

  4. December 15, 2011 / 3:02 pm

    Love the orange and black…what a fun combo..and that leopard belt..perfect detail add!
    Just entered your fab giveaway.
    Happy Thursday!

  5. December 15, 2011 / 8:39 pm

    this is so cute – awesome way of using the scarf with the orange!! look beautiful!

  6. December 16, 2011 / 6:38 pm

    this is incred, love the photos
    Great post, thanks for sharing!

    if you like we can follow each other on bloglovin 🙂
    let me know!

  7. December 16, 2011 / 9:36 pm

    What hair colour do you use, or is it professionally done?

  8. December 16, 2011 / 10:07 pm

    Hi Limette, I have my hair done professionally… I'm sorry I don't know what colour she used this time, I'm quite happy for her to have free reign so I took no notice of what actual colour it was! I just know it was the brightest, most luminous red dye (paste) I'd ever seen in my life!!

    Catherine x

  9. December 19, 2011 / 7:43 pm

    Spectacular … color has never looked better. It's an unexpected color combo that totally works.

  10. January 18, 2012 / 2:23 pm

    Love the scarf tied as a bow, and amazing color combination! Thanks so much for linking up to the ABCs of Style challenge!

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