A Spot Of Afternoon Tea



This post marks the final instalment of my Staycation collaboration with the wonderful Chlobo Jewellery, and after experimenting with rose gold, long necklaces and statement pendants, I really wanted to go back to basics in a move true to my own, typical style. Showing that stackable jewellery doesn't always have to be statement, I opted to mix and match the subtle stones of Labradorite and Grey Agate, all complimented by the sterling silver hardware. Of course, in true ChloBo style, each piece of jewellery has a special meaning. Labradorite is a calming and healing stone, whilst Grey Agate is a stone that balances energies and brings good fortune.

With jewellery and outfit sorted, I had to make the most of my final staycation themed post. And what is more typically British than Afternoon Tea? With boyfriend and brother in tow, we made our way back down to the waterfront (okay, it's not the seaside, but it's close enough, right?) to the boutique hotel The Salthouse Harbor for scones, cakes, sandwiches and everything else that is good in the world. One of the benefits of a staycation is that you get to spend time with your nearest and dearest, without necessarily disrupting work schedules (boring, I know, but true) and spending tonnes of cash.

Jumper - Lost Ink*
Jeans - Topshop
Loafers - ASOS
Bag - ASOS
Jewellery - ChloBo Jewellery*





Outfit wise, I FINALLY found a pair of let down/distressed hem jeans for petite girls. If you see the model wearing them, I'm obviously still shorter than most petite women going because they appear like they should be cropped, but on me, they're just about the right length (which, believe me, is both a rarity and a blessing). I've rekindled my love for blue jeans really late in the season, given that I've been wearing my black Jamie jeans almost non-stop. I've been hoarding blue denim lately, so no doubt you'll be seeing a lot of it over the coming months, both in skinny and straight leg form.

I paired the jeans with a black knit that I was recently sent by Lost Ink - if you haven't heard of Lost Ink, go and check them out right now because their A/W16 stock is coming through and it is UNREAL. I was sent a preview of the new season pieces and I already have my eye on the most amazing faux fur detailed jacket, so trust me, it's all good stuff. You can either have a peak at their website or browse through their stock on ASOS.




















This series has been sponsored by ChloBo, but all content, views and opinions are my own. 

13 comments

  1. I love your bag! Asos have some really lovely ones. X

    www.beautylifebecca.blogspot.co.uk

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  2. We have the same jeans! haha
    Love the outfit as usual :)

    Creepers & Cupcakes

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  3. Ah it looks lovely! :) X
    http://www.thoughtsinstyle.com/

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  4. Great to know that there's a distressed jeans for us petite gals! Definitely gonna give it a look if I find myself in Topshop. Btw, loooove the cup of tea that comes with it, the mosaic print is gorgeous. xx

    www.ashrealasitgets.blogspot.com

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  5. I swear I loveee your shirt and the teacups you look amazing xo!
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  6. such a lovely classic outfit and i like that you went by the docks to take pictures.

    xx from italy
    Cate ღ kate/idoscope.com

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  7. Love the simplicity of this outfit! You look so happy!

    Hannah | Oh January

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  8. Afternoon tea looks delicious! Great location for some outfit snaps too <3

    Gisforgingers xx

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  9. I am loving the outfit !

    Sara,
    www.thecrimeofashion.com

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  10. Such a cutie and I am loving the jumper & those raw hems! xx

    www.lurchhoundloves.com

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  11. These jeans are so beautiful, you look lovely.

    Olivia // BLONDE LA MODE

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  12. I love what you're wearing! This looks like a really nice place to go for afternoon tea x

    http://emmaboughtwhat.blogspot.co.uk/

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  13. A perfect outfit, I love your black sweater and bracelets! Have a great weekend! xx

    Matea
    www.smilesnapsparkle.com

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