Skip to main content

My florals, my way

There's a trend going about town at the moment and it's HUGE! I'm talking about florals. They're the type of florals that remind me of my parents' Moran coach growing up and of Laura Ashley bedspreads. I admire the trend on other people, but cannot seem to bring myself to wear it for myself.

Don't get me wrong, I love the look of florals. I'm a girly-girl after all and appreciate a bouquet every once in a while. However, I prefer my florals petite to suit my frame. 

I remember walking into Max & Co store at Chadstone Shopping Centre one day (for those of you who live overseas, this would equate to a massive Macy's). As I searched the racks for the piece that 'did it' for me, I finished up completely dry of any inspiration. Just as I was about to leave, I noticed the sweetest, prettiest, pink floral blouse,  hanging up behind the counter. 









Immediately I asked the sales assistant whether I could purchase it. I thought it may have been on hold for someone. I tried it on...and, well, I guess you'd say the rest is history!! So, there it hangs still,  delicately on my cream, satin hanger, after a few seasons wear already, and I can still rely on it, like a trusted old friend. 

There you have it, my florals, my way! 

Do you like the floral trend right now? How do you prefer to style your florals?

Yours in style,
Suzi x

What I'm Wearing: Blouse-Max & Co, Skirt-Max & Co, Wedges-Repetto.

Comments

  1. Love your story, beautifully written. The delicate flowers on the blouse are just so perfect. Thank you Suzi, I always look forward to your blog. X

    ReplyDelete
    Replies
    1. Thanks so much! You have been supporting my blog since the very beginning & I'm truly grateful. It makes me happy knowing you look forward to reading my blog. x
      Suzi x

      Delete
  2. what a nice top, perfect for Spring!

    Love, Ylenia from *Longuette*
    Check on the Coccinelle’s clutch giveaway I am hosting

    ReplyDelete
  3. That's a gorgeous top! I can see how you can wear it every season! I really like it, very pretty :)

    AwayFromTheBlue.blogspot.com.au

    ReplyDelete
    Replies
    1. Thanks Mica! I think it'll be in my closet for some time.
      Suzi x

      Delete
  4. cute!!!

    http://glamourgirl-bg.blogspot.com/

    ReplyDelete
  5. great! ;)


    "comment made by boy"

    ReplyDelete
  6. Beautiful! :)
    http://liberty-walk-sara.blogspot.com/

    ReplyDelete
  7. I love the soft pink of the blouse, the florals are so pretty!

    Alexandra xo

    http://tovogueorbust.com/

    ReplyDelete
    Replies
    1. Thanks Alexandra! I'm glad I spotted it that day.
      Suzi x

      Delete
  8. great outfit!

    ReplyDelete

Post a Comment

Popular posts from this blog

French nautical

Ilove stripes, especially navy & white. It's very Parisian chic! My favourite Breton striped cashmere/silk blend sweater has been the absolute best investment of all time. 

There are trends that come and go and then there are classics. I tend to steer towards the classics. The striped boatneck sweater is yet another timeless piece which should live in everyone's closet.


I stumbled across some old pics of movie starlets wearing nautical stripes, such as my favourite style icon, Audrey Hepburn. Years have passed and the striped sweater still looks as fabulous as it did back in its heyday.








This sweater I'm wearing is by Australian label Bezoar. They seem to have fallen off the radar at present, so I hope that in the future I can purchase another one like this! 






This is my go-to outfit for comfort and style when I need to run some errands. What's yours?
Hoping that your weekend was fabulous and your week is even better!
Yours in style
Suzi x
What I'm Wearing: Sweater-Bez…

Top 5: Miu Miu Edit S/S '19

Another live stream runway show I had the pleasure of viewing was the Miu Miu Spring/Summer '19 show live from Paris Fashion Week. A highlight included looks from the red carpet as worn by famous models, actresses and digital influences, such as Australia's very own Margaret Zhang. Another highlight included seeing the image projection of models onto the new Miu Miu logo. Although, seemingly "out there", it was a very interesting and exciting way to begin the show. 

I loved the bow details as seen on blouses, headbands, eyewear and shoes. Tailored blazers and coats from an array of luxe fabrics were seen in the majority of looks from the collection. 

The new Spring/Summer '19 Miu Miu collecion captures the very essence of the brand: feminine, chic and girly. Lots of sparkles, glitter and crystals featured in the new collection, an element that has become Miu Miu's signature. I couldn't help but capture tiny hints reminiscent of the 1920s "Flapper Girl&…

V & A "Balenciaga: Shaping Fashion Exhibition"

I am thrilled to announce that, thanks to London's Victoria and Albert Museum, a fabulous exhibition, "Balenciaga: Shaping Fashion" is coming to the Bendigo Arts Gallery this Winter. The exhibition is timely, as this year marks the centenary of the first Balenciaga fashion house. 

The exhibition will showcase the legacy of the house designer, Cristobel Balenciaga and will include his designs, which revolutionised what we know today as contemporary fashion. 

"Balenciaga: Shaping Fashion" opens August 17 until November 10, 2019 at Bendigo Arts Gallery, 42 View Street, Bendigo. 

Yours in style,
Suzi x

Images courtesy of Bendigo Art Gallery from The Richard Avedon Foundation and the V & A Museum, London (C)