Thursday, April 10, 2014

Trench x Trench

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Dahlia contrast cuff trench coat (c/o) | H&M shirt and black tee | Cheap Monday jeans (with some home-made ripped knees thrown in) | Office black leather chelsea boots (sold out, similar and similar) | Daniel Wellington leather watch | RayBan 2140 Wayfarer (c/o Sunglasses Shop)

The Topshop trench I mentioned in this wishlist post sold out online before I could buy it, so I've checked the 'find in store' section of the website pretty much every day since, desperately hoping that one would magically appear in my size in a store near me. And, against all odds, this actually happened last night. So, I wore this in today to go and collect my baby (if it's wrong to call it that I don't want to be right). Yes, I wore a new trench to pick up another new trench, it's perfectly logical if you think about it. I've always been a bit infatuated with matching collars and cuffs (not a euhemism, simmer down) but they seem to be quite rare to come by, so for that reason alone this trench is an absolute winner in my eyes. Plus it's nice and light for when the weather starts to get warmer which - to give it it's due - was actually quite mild and sunny today. I whapped out my good old RayBans from Sunglasses Shop and took them for a whirl as well.. Amy 1, Sun 0.

Amy

33 comments:

Megan Ellaby said...

looking absolute tip tip spiffing here Amy gurrrl, but when don't you ey!?!

Unknown said...

Wow that trench coat is gorgeous!

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Zandra May said...

Really nice trench! I've always loved the classic beige trench coat but have never managed to find one that suits me!

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Julia in Disguise said...

That trench is insane! Love it. Looking great as per! x
Julia in Disguise

Charmaine Cowland said...

Beautiful coat!

Mini Style Child said...

Love the contrast trench!
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LongHairDontCare said...

oh my goshh this trench xx

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Jayne Emma said...

That trench coat is amazing ah, love the outfit!x

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Anonymous said...

You beauty. There's literally not a single outfit of yours I dislike, wardrobe envy x 1000!!!


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Unknown said...

love

xx

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Unknown said...

This trench looks awesome!
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claudia said...

Love the trench coat!
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Unknown said...

Love this outfit! You look stunning and the trench is wonderful. Also, wearing a trench to buy a trench is definitely logical!

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Jint said...

Such a cool coat! Love it
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Unknown said...

amazing outfit! Love your blog, wondering what camera you use? X

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Unknown said...

perfect!! love your trench!

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Unknown said...

Love the trench. This is a stunning look!

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Holl JC said...

You're just so freaking cool Amy, your trench is perfection! x

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Hannah Wilkinson said...

Love this! That trench is beautiful, I have a thing for matching collars and cuffs too, there's something very aesthetically pleasing about them!
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Slightgem said...

This trench is gorgeous, you've styled it amazingly well. It looks so average on the website but you've brought it to life! Great post!
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Hannah Hobson said...

That trench is glorious! Cannot wait to see how you will style the Topshop trench!

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Hannah x

bch said...

that trench is so pretty!
finding a nice tailored one is always worth the wait.
x

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Adria said...

Great pictures!
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Unknown said...

That trench is everything!! Love your entire outfit!!

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Jeanne said...

Very chic!
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Nikki Williams said...

love those booties!

xxoo,
nikki

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Roisin Elizabeth Keats said...

Gorgeous trench ;) And as for wearing one to pick up another one - totally fine, it's such a classic item that there's no such thing as too many trenches ;)

Laura Anne said...

love this whole look, especially how you wore a trench to go pick up another trench, why not? Simplicity is best in my eyes and you work the look amazingly :) x
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The Style Rawr said...

What a cute trench! I love that you wore it to pick up another trench. I want a picture of your coat wardrobe haha! ;)

Tara xo

Huda said...

It looks AMAZING

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Unknown said...

Pretty pretty! X

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TheJulyRose said...

I saw your 'baby' in your video earlier on today, so glad that you managed to get your hands on it :)

Hoping to god I suit ray bans when I try them on next time I'm in Selfridges, I might actually feel trendy for once in my life if I have a pair.

Amy x | A Little Boat Sailing

Dress your life. said...

That trench looks amazing on you!
Naomi, x