Thursday, 10 January 2013

We Can Be Heroes, Just For One Day

Bobble Beanie - H&M
Denim Vest - Zara
Wallflower Baseball Shirt - Lazy Oaf
Disco Leggings - H&M
Holographic Bag - H&M

Ever since seeing it in the cinema, I have become obsessed with the story of 'The Perks Of Being A Wallflower'. I heard about the book while at school but never read it and now I really wish I did. Regardless the movie struck such a chord with me I went straight out and bought the book, and then this top, and an infinity sign necklace... and it goes on. I cannot wait until the film comes out on DVD, I can see myself watching it religiously for a long time to come. 

The rest of this outfit is pretty boring except for my bag. Look at it. Oh my god. It is the most sparkly, ridiculous and totally fantastic thing I have ever seen. These pictures don't quite do it justice, if you let you mind run wild with how sparkly and holographic this could be, times it by ten and your there. While it has become my new night out bag, I've recently taken to wearing it during the day too, how could I not?

Make sure you enter my January Blues Busting Beauty Give Away including St. Tropes, Charles Worthing hair products and Topshop nail varnish and lippie!

Of course today's song of the day is from the magnificent David Bowie! It was his birthday this week (HAPPY BIRTHDAY LAD) and his song 'Heroe's' is also used to soundtrack the most beautiful bit of 'The Perks Of Being A Wallflower' film, it made me cry - both times. 

R x


  1. Great Outfit!

    you have such great style love your blog !

  2. I haven't seen the perks of being a wallflower but I really want to! Good title choice too, however I must admit it does instantly make me think of when they sing that line in moulin rouge. Fab outfit!

  3. Love the wallflower baseball top xxx

  4. Love your top and bag! Oh and Bowie <3 xo

  5. Ohhh… ABSOlutely stunning!!!And you’ve got a gorgeous blog too!!!HAPPY 2013 dear!!!

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  6. Ohhh I can't wait for the DVD too! Amazing, amazing, amazing.
    Love this outfit as well of course ;)

    Rosie x

  7. super cute! love the holo bag with the lazy oaf top x

  8. you always look so damn good! perfectionnnn <3 and that bag is sooo dreamy! xx

  9. I adore Perks. Such a wonderful, dreamy book.. the end is quite jarring but adds to it I think. I haven't seen the film yet but I really must! Also I MUST get this bag!! Aaahh.

  10. Perks is an amazing book. I ove this T-Shirt and the hat! xxx

  11. gorgeous outfit.

  12. I know exactly what you mean about the film/book, I loved it to.
    Your top is amazing!

  13. Nice look, I feel like I really need to see the film now! Beanie looks cool to! xx

  14. Love the look!
    Love lazy oafs tees!
    S xx

  15. Haha love the t-shirt!

  16. yes yes yes to the bag!!! Holographic bags are going to be massive!!


  17. the bag, the bag, the bag! I tried my local H&M but they didn't have any! will have to brave oxford street soon. Totally in love with the book too, can't believe the ending, poor Charlie. Need to watch the film now, still haven't seen it!And look how long your hair is! looking beaut as always lovely one xxxx

  18. You have the most amazing style, that shirt is marvelous. Also can't beat a bit of Bowie.

    // xx

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  20. Ahh, your hair is so long now! Looks amazing! xx