Put a hat on it

June 17, 2012 § 20 Comments

Ever since Kenzo, I’ve had a thing for winter hats, nothing says “effortless chic” like a floppy, felt hat. But at school, it just didn’t seem practical as it would not fit in my tiny locker when I had to take it off. When I saw this hat at Tempt for the price of well… peanuts ;) I just had to have it. Blazer: Tempt//Backwards jumper/cardigan: Cocolatte//Skirt: My own design//Tights: Wolford//Bag: Longchamp//Booties: Ninewest//Hat: Tempt//Scarf: Vintage/gifted//Bangle: Erika//Rings: Ebay
Hope you all have a delightful week :)
XXASAB
PS. I’m also now on instagram! Find me: Angelayang_

Mismatched

May 28, 2012 § 20 Comments

I’ve finally figuratively gotten back on the horse, and started sewing again. While I still love some serious colour blocking, I’m also feeling more into prints, more specifically cotton sateen prints. Haven’t had enough time to shoot all the skirts I’ve made over the past couple of days but here’s a preview of things to comeThese days finding the right balance between what’s appropriate for work and what I enjoy wearing is getting a lot easier. Thanks to a love blazers and heels from a young age! Printed skirt: My own design//Ribbed peter pan shirt: Decorated by me//Grey blazer: LFDM//Tan satchel: Prada//Printed scarf; gift//Suede booties; Joanne Mercer//Ring: eBay
XXASAB
PS. Thanks for the lovely comments about the shirt+sweater look, I got another shirt(and bangle)PPS: I’m on Pinterest now! Follow Me on Pinterest

Different shades of purple

May 23, 2012 § 19 Comments

Please let me first apologise for the quality of these photos. These days I’d be lucky to get any natural light after returning home from work, taking outfit photos on self timer just seemed like far too much effort(I actually put out a call for someone with ANY photography prowess to come and take my blog photos everyday on twitter, alas no takers). Feeling the guilt of not blogging for over a month, I begged mum to take my outfit photo, forgetting mother’s photography skills are-and limited to-; taking pictures of food she cooks, taking pictures of my food and taking pictures of paddocks while on the train all of which are done on her blackberry. I am very grateful to her however that I have anything to show at all after screwing up the setting on my DSLR trying to capture the insanely beautiful, bright moon (is there a magic reset button on my Nikon D3000 that I can jab a pin into?) Anyway, I am loving purple lately.Cashmere jumper: Designed by me, knitted in homeland//scarf: zaraBi-colour chiffon skirt: My own design//Taffetta jacket: Huckabees//Patent mary-janes: LFDM//Rings: gifts and eBay//Bag: LFDM//Scarf: Gifted
XXASAB

Prim and proper

May 14, 2012 § 15 Comments

Took me quite a while but I’ve finally embraced the shirt and sweater lookSweater: Online//Shirt: Teeny Weeny//Skirt: My Own Design//Necklace: Gifted//Brooch: eBay//Bangle: Gifted//Double wrap watch: Swatch//Cape: My Own Design//Tights: Calvin Klein//Pumps: Melissa//
XXASAB

Frosty Warmth

April 14, 2012 § 21 Comments

Melbourne weather’s being typically… Melbourne, frosty mornings, warm days.Dress: My Own Design Cape: My Own Design Hair Bow: My Own Design Necklace: My Own Design Booties:Nine West Rings: Asos, eBay, Presents Watch: Swatch Bracelets: Gifted Lead bangle: eBay
XXASAB

Red+Sparkles

March 28, 2012 § 23 Comments

Sequined sweater: Peace Dove Outfitters Skirt: My Own Design Jellies: Mum’s Bag: Longchamp Leopard brooch: eBay Chain bracelets and rings: eBay Watch: Nixon2 Books I am simultaneously reading right now(yep, I’m one of those people, hands up if you’re one too!) The portrait by Willem Jan Otten and White Girl Problems by Babe Walker, because I like to balance my ‘heavy’ books with a light, easy read. What are you reading at the moment?
XXASAB

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