I think I’m in my favourite time of year for dressing – not too hot for a jacket, warm enough to get away with just a t-shirt underneath. This outfit actually started with the khaki cap, slogan t-shirt and jeans and I grabbed a jacket on the way out; it was only then that I realised the cap and camo jacket were both military-style. I did stop and wonder whether to change one or the other, but as it was the weekend and I was only going out for some grocery shopping I thought I’d just go with it. Having a sportswear contrast with the black slip-ons helped – this wasn’t the time for my black army boots…!
I’ve loved army-style caps since I saw Rosario Dawson in the Chemical Brothers’ Out of Control video in 1999 – I think it was not long after that I actually bought this cap (and another the same in black). I was also a fan of Linda Hamilton in her sleeveless tank and cargo pants in Terminator 2 – some styles never leave you I guess!
Finally I must mention the fabulous “Self confidence is the best outfit” slogan t-shirt that I was sent by my lovely blogger friend Ann of Kremb de la Kremb. She sent it to me as a thank you for some help I’d given her with her blog – how utterly sweet is that? It’s also a sentiment I couldn’t agree with more 🙂
Have you ever experienced some real love or support sent your way by another blogger? I’d love to hear everyone’s stories of love in our wonderful community…!
Jacket: c/o La Redoute (similar) | T-shirt: Gift from blogger Ann Kremb | Jeans: La Redoute (old) | Shoes: Asos | Cap: La Redoute (old) | Bag: Asos | Belt: Tk Maxx | Earrings: Asos | Fingertip rings: New Look | Nails: Barry M Gelly Hi-Shine Blueberry
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Photos: Silver Londoner | Linking up to: Visible Monday, Let It Shine, Share in Style, Monday Mingle, Style Sessions, Turning Heads Tuesday, Trend Spin Link-Up, What I Wore Wednesday, Throwback Thursday, Passion for Fashion Friday, Friday’s Fab Favourites