Wednesday, 29 February 2012

OOTD: Casual Business

After yesterdays guest post, today's OOTD seems a tad futile, but in life there must be light and shade and lets face it this is a fashion blog, so fashion is what you get!!

I attended a afternoon course on marketing and sales today at the local business centre, I wasn't too sure what to wear, I wanted to look smart, but not too smart, after all I don't run a formal business, I'm not an executive, I run a tea party business, but even so!!

I decided on a jeans and jacket combo, with a splash of colour courtesy of New Look


Jacket - Simply Be (Past Season)
Stripe T-shirt - New Look
"Molly" High rise Jeans - South @ Littlewoods
Maroon wedges - Marks and Spencer (Past Season)  



9 comments:

  1. I think you pulled off the casual business look really well. The shoes and blazer make it more business. Looking good lady :).

    Oh, and I have to mention that the shirt looks really good on you!!! (Since I tried it in this post: http://thewardrobechallenge.wordpress.com/2012/02/11/report-from-hm-and-new-look-fitting-rooms/ I thought that it looks horrifying on everyone.. turns out I was wrong. Pretty!)

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    1. It's a bit of a meh top to be honest but I like the colourings, it's definitely better with the jacket x

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  2. Lovely! I mentioned you in my most recent post sweet :)

    xx

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    1. I've just seen!! Thank you! You look fab too!! Yey for jeans & dresses!! Lol x

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  3. This is a look I really love, and if I had a jacket that wasnt hideous, it would be my staple (Plus-Size manufacturers, could you make me a tuxedo jacket who's fit is to die for? Ta.)

    But love that punch of colour, and I'd defy anyone that didnt take you seriously in this delightful business get up!

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    1. Ahhh why thankyou!! I'm glad I snapped up that jacket, I've had it years now, so handy, even when I was pregnant, just used to bang it on over tshirts, instant glam!! X x

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  4. This outfit is adorable! I'm such a sucker for stripes, and pairing the jeans with a jacket and heels is a great way to achieve business casual. Great job!

    Is that the new hair cut/style? Either way, super cute! :)

    diyfatshion.blogspot.com

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  5. I like this look a lot. Very cute top and jacket. ^^d
    MMxoxo

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  6. Love this outfit, I've been looking for a jacket similar to this for ages, no such luck as of yet.

    Jess x
    http://lifeonthelargeside.blogspot.com/

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