Express Yourself


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“Don’t be into trends. Don’t make fashion own you, but you decide what you are, what you want to express by the way you dress and the way to live.” —Gianni Versace

I hold my hands up, I’m the first to check what’s on the catwalk every season. I love to know what the top designers have decided we will be wearing. We all do it, we find a new trend to follow or a style we want to emulate. And while there is nothing wrong with staying in the know or admiring new styles I think we need to be aware that fashion is personal. For me it’s all about knowing what I like.  Now don’t get me wrong, I love a new trend but I am also very aware of what suits me and what suits my personality. This is a look I shot at the very end of 2016 with a vision for it to set the tone for Yellow Polka Dot Bikini Blog 2017. The look is all about expression and is a look I feel so comfortable in.

I hope you enjoy.

Until next time,

Christine xox

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The coat is the main feature of this look. Oversized coats are something that keep appearing in my wardrobe. They are so easy to throw on over a casual outfit or to drape over your shoulders for a more glamorous look.

The blouse underneath adds a really bright pop of colour which contrasts beautifully with the leopard print.

I themed the blouse with a pair of loose fitting boyfriend jeans to keep the look casual.

Coat: €499, Karen Millen

Blouse: €49.99, Zara

Jeans: €55, Topshop

Boots: €45, River Island

Bag: €130, DKNY

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2 Comments

  1. catherine
    January 15, 2017 / 9:16 pm

    I am in love with your top! and the colour popping against the pink! LOVE. I am the same I try wear things that suit my shape more than the trend. Me and crop tops is not a good look lol!

    Catherine.
    http://www.daintydressdiaries.com

    • yellowpolkadotbikiniblog
      June 8, 2017 / 9:18 pm

      Thank you so much xx I’m sure you would look amazing in anything x

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