28 December 2013

my christmas day outfit.

Leggings - Newlook
Ankle Boots - Office
Cardigan - Newlook

Christmas has come and gone so quickly this year, sort of blink and you miss it. The day before Christmas I received a lovely package in the post, from the people behind F&F clothing for Tesco with possibly the prettiest jacket I have ever owned inside! The beautiful rust colour and the faux fur collar is exactly what I love.

Christmas day in my household is all about food, our family quiz and having a laugh...the sequin dress probably wasn't a good idea if I was planning on stuffing my face! I decided I would spend the day catching up on eating chocolate since I haven't eaten it for just over four months. It was lovely. So for one day I could eat as much chocolate as I wanted and I could only stomach one...yes one bar of Galaxy Caramel, I disgusted myself with my poor effort. Enough beating myself up over the lack of chocolate in my life more about my new fab F&F jacket.

I pretty much fell in love with the jacket the first moment i saw it, as you can see from one of my recent blog posts, black, black and black I have had a little winter obsession with jackets with fur collars. The jacket itself is snug and warm, If you are to order I would maybe tempted to go a size up just its a little snug in places if I was to put a thick jumper underneath. I'm not use to longish jackets as being a tiny human it can swamp me a little, but with my ankle boots I think it really works. I do love to stick my hands in my pockets when wearing a jacket, a kind of comfort thing, for some reason the pockets are quite far back on this jacket. I do love the colour against my hair, it one of the loveliest jackets I have worn.

It was nice to wear something fancy on Christmas day, made it feel that little bit more special.

*Gifted item all review words are my own.


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16 comments

  1. You look lovely Ella, that sparkly dress is gorgeous! x

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  2. This is stunning! I love the sparkles, and the jacket is a gorgeous colour on you xo

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  3. Totally adore this look! The red sparkles are obviously beautiful, and perfect for Christmas, BUT THAT COAT- HELLO GORGEOUS X

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  4. What an utterly gorgeous coat!
    Sophie
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  5. So pretty Ella, I love the jacket and all those sparkles! Hope you had a wonderful Christmas my beautiful one. xx

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  6. Oh my gosh what a beautiful coat and the colour works so well with that lovely top/dress! You look so great :) hope you had a lovely Christmas :) XXX

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  7. I love this, lady! You look so pretty and sparkly! xxx

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  8. Your coat is so gorgeous!

    Love Emma xx

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  9. Love, Love, Love that coat.......the colour, style = amazing!!
    Happy New Year :)

    Emma
    (Dear Thirty)

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  10. Love your outfit! I did the same thing with chocolate. I've been eating healthy for the last three months and told myself I could have anything I wanted on xmas. I was pretty pathetic with the little chocolate I could eat! Hope you had a great day :) x

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  11. You look so beautiful Ella dear!! I love that top + that amazing jacket!!! xoxo

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  12. Such a pretty outfit and those sparkles are so pretty. You are very pretty and pull off everything!

    Jackie | fashionxfairytale |

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  13. Because outfit. The jacket is to die for! Hope you had a lovely Christmas. Happy new year! Xx

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  14. That dress is beautiful, Ella! You look great :) xx

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