Wednesday, 21 October 2015

Colour in Gloom

Just because the sun is shrouded with clouds now that we're in the bliss of Autumn, it doesn't mean your wardrobe has to follow suit. I'm a big fan of colours throughout the year, but particularly when it's gloomy, as for me, it just puts a little bounce in my step.

I bought this dress by Simply Be a good while ago, but as ever, my wardrobes are littered with unworn clothes like this. It was, however the perfect dress to wear at a recent blogger event:
Dress: Simply Be^
Cardigan: South (via Very)^
Leggings: New Look
Belt: Dorothy Perkins^
Shoes: Dorothy Perkins^
The dress is scuba and I was quite unsure trying it due to how split the opinion was amongst my fellow bloggers, but I thought "There's no harm in giving it a go" and tried it on as soon as it arrived. I must say, I actually quite like it! I rarely wear dresses with lots of structure so it was a nice change and I also loved how it held me in the middle, and strictly scooped out at the bottom. I think the mix of colours really helped as I'm not sure I would like it as much in a block colour, but it worked well with this dress.
I also don't wear pink a lot, but when I do I'm always surprised by how good it goes with my skin tone, and with the black cardigan and leggings this makes a perfect autumnal outfit.

So don't put your colour palette away just because the sun's hiding. Colour is awesome at any time of year!

'til next time.

Love and hugs,
Isha xxx

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  1. You look beautiful! So refreshing to see such a pop of pastel colours when everyone seems to dress to match the season. Definitely a girl after my own heart! X

  2. You are looking pretty in this outfit, and if you are looking to buy more dresses online, so log on IndiaRush and place your order..