A linen addition

A linen addition

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Hello summer, I've been waiting for you.

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I've just got back from an amazing trip to Budapest (which will be coming to the blog next week),  I've finally finished my first year at university; which feels like a huge relief and I can't wait to have so much more free time to enjoy. I've also got another two trips to look forward to, including a two week chill holiday in Bali and a city break to New York and we've been having the most wonderful weather in Manchester.

Things don't get much better. 

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I haven't spoke to you in a while so I thought I'd give you a little wardrobe update, of some pieces I've recently bought and am absolutely loving! - I thought I'd also let you know that with all this free time I'm now going to have, you'll see much more content from me... 

Anyway, I bought this looovely linen jacket from Beaumont Organic. One of my favourite stores in Manchester. I've been interning with them for a few weeks now and I can honestly say their brands values are something I can completely get on board with. They're collections are all ethically made and from the most beautiful fabrics, either made here in England or in Portugal. They have a very beautiful store; located in Northern Quarter Manchester. Stocking: Womenswear, Homeware and some Accessories. They also have a shop dog. Need I say anymore? 

I had my eye on this linen piece for a while, and decided to go for it as soon as I put it on, basically. It just fits in with my wardrobe so well, complementing the neutral colour palette I seem to be wearing constantly. Not only is the colour perfect for the summer but linen is also a material that never dates and lasts for years.  

 

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I've also bought some wide leg, off- white jeans, that fit like a dream. Again, these are something that I'll be able to bring back out next summer and the summer after. Perfect with a linen shirt, a dress or just a simple tee. 

Birkenstocks. Who doesn't need a good old pair of birks? Currently embracing my inner grandpa steez. This time I went for the ones with the strap at the back, simply for practical reasons really, although I do prefer the look of them more and I'm not fighting to keep them on my feet either. So it's good all round in my opinion. Although, I wore them whilst in Budapest and walked 11 miles in a day, in them. Let's just say my feet were ready for falling off. But for sandals I dont think you can get much better. 

Finally, a cute straw bag. My summer essential! This one is just the perfect size and fits all my daily necessities in it. I love the circle shape and think it just ties this outfit together nicely. 

Jacket          Jeans          Shoes         Bag        T-shirt (similar)


Photography by Jake Millers.

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