Bright and Shiny

I am done with school for this semester! No more exams, no more books... I can't contain myself.
It gives me time to catch up with sleep and I can reply to all your comments. So sorry!

I'll keep it short and I promise I will look after the blog! Thank you so much for sticking around




Sequined Blazer, thrifted; ring, forever new; cotton on tee

I found this beautiful sequined blazer and I am so glad I bought it. Money well spent me thinks.
Sequins is no longer trashy or to be left for that planned trip to Las Vegas. Wear it well. Wear it with confidence.

Here is a lil dose.


Michael Kors, Rodarte, Stella McCartney, Thakoon




3.1 Phillip Lim (far left), Thakoon (center), Derek Lam (right).



3.1 Phillip Lim, Alberta Ferretti, Alexander McQueen, Badgley Mischka



Gucci, Hervé Léger by Max Azria, Isaac Mizrahi, Matthew Williamson

Oh and has anyone heard of Twenty Seven Names

I absolutely love their stuff better still they are so close to home







Exams, the flu and a chilly winter is what I have been experiencing the past three weeks. Inspiration down the drain.

What has been keeping me company



Metric- Fantasies

This song has been on repeat for quite some time now. Great album.



31 comments:

Dream Sequins said...

Congrats to you on finishing the semester! I LOVE THAT YOU POSTED A SEQUIN JACKET. You know I love sequins :D I just purchased two sequin pieces, and um, I plan to rock them in Vegas for my annual girls' trip, but yes, I also want to wear them out.

Damsels said...

great lip color
and dont worry i just stumbled onto your blog
so i am a new follower but i look forward t oreading your posts

pigtails and blushing cheeks said...

looking great in that sequined blazer there!! lovely lip colour too :)

Eden said...

welcome back sugahh, missed your blog posts! hope your hiatus did you well.:) btw, i'm loving sequins as well. thats the funny thing about them-- one second you hate yourself for having them cuz they become kitschy, and the next thing you know they're back being hot! well i guess fashion on the whole is like that, lol.
much love

eden

Francie. said...

you remind me of one of my friends.. although i doubt you are her.. seeing as her name isnt reallly alix. anywayz, haha

ps. re: MCA Actually, it was a bit crazy, cos it was the last day, and theyre only supposed to let 4p people go in at a time, but they were letting up to 7 people in by the end of the day bc it was closing at 5.. and it was the last day etc etc etc.. but i swear taht they MUST have cameras cos a friend went and she was in a room with small kids and afer about 30 seconds the lady came in and shouted to them to stop touching the water ><"

eeep.

lucky they didnt catch me with the camera. i am probably on the "NEVERALLOWEDTOENTERAGAIN" wall at MCA. oh noes.

ps. lluuuuuvvvee that jacket yo.. an the whole "band uniforms" on the catwalk. soooo trendeh =]

Ingrid. said...

loving that blazer!
I'm soon done with school too, cant wait. of course 2 tests had to popp up at the very end. Teachers really know how to screw our lives!

Diana said...

congrats on your classses. sucks about the flu but you have amazing things to keep you busy. i love the new metric!! did you know one of their songs is in a walmart commercial? i almost keeled over when i heard it.

♥ fashion chalet said...

lol your sexy back comment made me smile :)



x, thanks!

Shin said...

I used to stay away from sequins before and now I'm completely obssessed! I love the all the pictures you chose, they're all gorgeous!! xxoxoxoxo

janettaylor said...

I adore Ur blazer! Great find, Honey!

XoXo

Erina said...

Congrats on being done! Def. looking at Twenty Seven Names... PS, I really like your playlist you have up at the moment. xox. -Erina

dapper kid said...

Congratulations on finishing!!! I absolutely love that sequined blazer dear :) I go totally gaga over anything shiny lol. The Rodarte dress was so stunning, and I loved the Matthew Williamson. Oh my, never heard of TSN, but their stuff looks so amazing! Haha and yay for Fresh Prince. Oh, and I linked you dear :)

Oh So Hip It Hurts said...

hey thanks for stopping by my blog and for your lovely comment! great post here, love that sequined jacket. I will def have to stock up on a few sequined pieces this season. Also props for "fresh prince of bel air' i used to watch that show all the time! ahh memories

xx
http://ohsohipithurts.blogspot.com

Yuka said...

your makeup and hair looks great!

Grant said...

Wow! I have been looking for a sequined blazer for ages. I finally found one in Melbourne whe I was down last, but it was in Gold. A colour I could never pull off. So I went into the store to ask if it came in silver (a colour I would be willint to pay the $350 for) and the little queen behind the counter sneered at me and quipped "Now why would we have it in silver?"

I just started at him, said "Riiight..." and left.

You look smashing :D Xx

Amelia said...

Congrats on finishing up with school! I love your sequined blazer and that 27 names collection. The models are so pretty.

Faridah said...

Congrats! I just finished today too. Isn't it liberating? And what a great post to start the holidays with x

Angelakatee said...

THAT RINGS SO HOT.

Geri Wu said...

love the blazer!

xx, Geri
http://lovegeri.blogspot.com

Janelle said...

wow great find... I saw one at witchery I think and it was $300 lol. most expensive item I've ever tried on.. you look amazing :)

and yeah, hopefully I'll be able to get into Whitehouse, it just only means my christmas holidays will be busy with preparing a good folio for them haha.

pigtails and blushing cheeks said...

the sequined blazer-- i am dying with jealousy!!
no seriously
i'm going crazy love sequins so much!
your hair is really cute btw
xxxxx

Brigadeiro said...

Congrats on finishing school! Woo hoo!

Ooh, love a good sequinned piece, and your examples are 2D4!

And no, you weren't wrong, I'm another Aussie blogger, thanks for your sweet comment! :)
xx

yiqin; said...

Ah I so want a sequin jacket. It'll be so awesome.

Jenny said...

Love the runway pics, espeacially the Phillip Lim!!

Raez said...

HOt! I dig sequins--nay--anything shiny! love the looks dear:):)

and sixteen is fun. cant wait for my road test, haha.

xx Raez

pigtails and blushing cheeks said...

gave you an award :) again. but . YOU DESERVE IT.

ThatTeen said...

Hi Ashita! Just a quick note to say I passed you an award! xxx

Dário Shoüpaiwisky said...

Olá.
Obrigado por comentar no meu blog.
Adorei suas referências.
1 beijo pra você.

Francie. said...

i was in witchery the other day, did you happen to find yo blazer thurrr?

Nika said...

congrats on being done with school that blazer ROCKS!

* Lucy * said...

hi Ive just started following your blog i love some of the stuff on here...i really want a little sequin jacket, it looks really cool where'd you get yours? also loving the jewelery a few posts down. great finds x x http://edgeoffashion.blogspot.com

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