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Last Christmas

It's hard to believe that Christmas has been & gone. Hopefully the pace settles down a bit from now on since it is the beginning of a brand new year. What I liked the most about Christmas was the fact I got the chance to relax & unwind with family & friends, after all of the craziness of work. 

I love dressing up, as you know, and Christmas is the ultimate time for doing so. I chose to wear my Bettina Liano skirt with a printed blouse. 

The blouse I am wearing can be worn in many ways. I chose to tuck it in here, but I have worn it out as well over denim jeans for a more relaxed look. The detailing on the blouse is a mix of florals/liberty prints and geometrical shapes. It's lightweight and so comfortable for warm days. The fact that it is made from 100% silk gives the garment breathability.


When looking for a garment, be it a blouse or a skirt, or even a sweater (and as you know already I am the sweater girl, remember this post?), I always look to see if it has been made from natural fibres. This is my first point of call when selecting garments for my wardrobe.

What outfit did you wear on Christmas day? Did you dress up to the nines or opt to go for a more relaxed look?

Yours in style,
Suzi x

What I'm Wearing: Bettina Liano skirt, Max & Co blouse, Repetto Orson Rich AD Wedge Booties in Marbre, 15 denier Rede pantyhose in the colour nero. 


  1. As always you look lovely and I love your choice of outfit for look so stylish. Keep it us Suzi x

  2. Thanks for your comments!
    Happy new year!

    Suzi x

  3. Great photos, love your blog! You are gorgeous!

    Hope you had a wonderful new year my dear!

  4. Thanks for your comments! They made me smile. xx

    Suzi x


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