It comes as no surprise that the Holly Willoughby Edit for M&S denim jumpsuit, above, has now sold out! My experience of M&S is that they quickly sell out of any item that gets a lot of editorial. This is either because they don't back it in quantity when first buying or they can't react quickly enough to reorder when initial sales are promising. Full price sales for any trend item rely on getting it into stores at the right time for consumers; too early and the appetite isn't there, too late and you've missed the opportunity.
If you've been unable to get your mitts on the M&S denim jumpsuit don't worry; there are more versions on the high street that are available and you may even prefer them! See my top 5 picks above, but hurry if you want to buy into this trend as all styles are selling quickly. Click on the links to shop and thanks for stopping by.
It's back to normal weather wise and so an elevated ath/leisure look was the order of the day. Here I'm wearing a Massimo Dutti hooded knit jumper, old, Reiss Leather biker jacket, old, Nike trainers, old, and Kyodan Camouflage joggers, which I bought from TK Maxx.
It's a brand that I hadn't come across before so after a bit of research I found out it's an activewear label that originates in Montreal, Canada. It has an online presence but no stand alone stores or concessions in the UK. Whilst I haven't been able to source a current, similar camouflage jogger I have found some great leggings, my top three of which are below, and chosen a more gym appropriate look for todays outfit builder.
Recently I purchased a plain gym top from H&M and I think it's probably my favourite high street sportswear range at the moment. I love the light heather shade to soften the greys and black of more flattering leggings and the considered back details of the tops; see below; definitely a collection to check out if you need new gym gear!
I've also shown a Herve Chapelier nylon shopping bag as that's what I use for my gym stuff; it's roomy, wipeable and got a handy inside pocket for padlocks and membership cards. I know there are a few UK stockists but the best place to see the whole range is online which does mean you may incur a shipping cost. I also own a S'well aluminium water bottle and discovered they now do a monogrammed version, exclusive to John Lewis, which I've shown too..
As my current nail shade is nude I've also picked 'Brief Encounter' from Leighton Denny, as that's what I like my gym visits to be! Click on the links to shop and as always thanks for stopping by.
M&S Collection Perfect Blackout animal print leggings £28
H&M Sports vest top £12.99
Lululemon Speed Up Sports Bra £68
Arket Fine-knit Merino hoodie £69
Herve Chapelier 925N Nylon shopper contrast bag €110
S'well Smokey eye monogrammed drinks bottle £42
Nike Fundamental cotton towel £23
Leighton Denny Nail colour 'Brief Encounter' £12.99
Nike Air Bella training shoe £69.95
I may be giving my age away with todays title; a lyric from Toni Basil's 1981 hit 'Hey Mickey', (I can't believe it was that long ago), but it seems apt as I'm wearing a new Mickey Mouse hoodie from H&M. The quote from Walt Disney reads 'It's kind of fun to do the impossible' and sometimes it's worth remembering to enjoy the day to day routines too!
Here I'm wearing an M&S camel coat, old, skinny jeans with a turn up, old from TK Maxx, and Next Signature Chelsea boots, which are still in stock but limited sizes left. As I have a slight gap between my jean hem and the top of my boots I'm wearing a micro fishnet tight to give some coverage and interest.
See my outfit builder below for a similar look and I love the welly chelsea boot with red detail from Dune, so have matched back a classic red nail lacquer from Chanel. I've also shown the Hollywood Flawless Filter from Charlotte Tilbury, as I've been using it since Christmas, and my skin doesn't feel dry at all ,as it can do with the weather change, and has a nice gleam to it even if I wear it on it's own. Another make up saviour worthy of it's hype! Note I wear no 3 Light/Medium.
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Zara Camel masculine coat £99.99
H&M Printed Hooded top £19.99
Zara High Waist Jeans with turn up £25.99
John Lewis & Partners Olivia O jeans belt £25
Dune Primary Black Welly Chelsea boot £55
Charlotte Tilbury Hollywood Flawless Filter £30
Chanel Le Vernis Longwear Nail Colour 500 Rouge Essential £22
Topshop Micro Fishnet tights £6.50
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