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How To Style: Printed Trousers

The print trouser trend was quite popular last year and has certainly been carried over to 2013 by many print enthusiasts. Stars like Jessica Alba, Beyonce, Rihanna and Solange Knowles (aka Princess of All Things Print) have been spotted doing the print trend justice. 

If you’re looking to experiment with a few print bottoms, these tips might be for you.

1. Matchy Matchy

A daring and stand out way to wear a print trouser is by pairing it with a matching top or blazer. This look is certainly not everyone’s cup of tea but I’ve seen some end results that make me certain it’s worth giving a try.

2013 SXSW Music, Film + Interactive Festival - Day 7Solange in Pencey Mia pants
I love how Fisayo of Mirror Me played down this sophisticated look with flats and a beanie.
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OOTD: Paisley

One of my favourite quotes is ‘If you can’t go a day without thinking about something, then by all means pursue it.’

Now, I’ve had a myriad of emails and calls from friends, readers and family who are highly suspicious that I may have be going a little overboard with the shopping.

I’d like to put their worries to rest here and now by saying I’m not.  Cue the suspicious piercing eyes.

(Gives in). Okay I am a little. But. I have a method.

-First off, I’m a thrift hunter. I sniff out thrift shop bargains for a living. I live for them. The thrill about thrift shopping is that you never know what you’ll find. Oxfam, Salvation Army, Snooper’s Paradise, Cow Vintage etc aresome of my fave high street thrift/vintage stops. My leather cross-body bag is totally a thrift …

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4 Must-Have Skirts This Season.

This Spring 2013 monochome, stripes, two-tone and mauve are dominating colour palettes. So as far as I am concerned, this is going to be a perfect spring because I love me some black and white. If you have been reading my OOTDs you’ll know I’m a huge sucker for skirts. And like me, if you’re looking to upgrade your style this year, then you’d definitely want one of these babies in your closet. Here are some ideas on how to wear my top skirt picks this season. Click on titles to visit shop link.

1. The Two-Tone Pencil Skirt – Mango

This piece is so classy and sits well with trending colour hues this season. It looks well expensive; like a Stella McCartney skirt; and it is excellent value for money. Only £29.99! I have a feeling this is going …

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