My Hair Accessories

Today I had a good re-organise of my jewelry and hair accessories. I thought this would be a perfect opportunity to do a post on all my accessories as promised from day 19 of the  30 days of fashion challenge.

Although, I have a lot of hair pieces I am a bit of a hoarder and these are from many years of being in the alternative fashion scene and having big crazy hair styles. There are also quite a few handmade pieces which will hopefully inspire you to make your own.

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Style Me… Nu-Goth

I have created a challenge for myself to look into, learn and play around with different alternative styles, Style Me Thursdays. Every Thursday I thought it would be fun to look into a different style. I think as well as learning about new fashions I will also be add new things to my own wardrobe. My own style changes a lot I find myself buying things that I like rather than fitting in with a certain aesthetic. I am also going make an item of clothing or accessory that will go with that style.

So today I am going to look into a relatively new fashion style….

spinning wheel

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Day 26- A Mismatched Outfit 30 Days Fashion Challenge

Day 26 and it is make a mismatched outfit which I would never wear. I thought I would try and still make it my style with the blouses and jumper and cute necklace, but with clashing and garish colours.

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Day 17- Clothing you have altered 30 Day Fashion Challenge

I am an trying to sew a lot more of my clothes or alter clothing from charity shops, in 2017 I want to try and make more of my own clothing trying more and more complex things. Here is a blouse that I altered from GAP which I found in a charity shop.

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Day 14- Cutest Socks 30 Day fashion challenge

These socks have got to be some of the most cutest socks! Look at these little cats with there brollys! ❤

I can’t actually remember the brand of these I just know I got them at Norwich vegan fayre, they had lots of other cute patterns but the cats won. I just wish they where knee length so you could see the designs better but they are still lovely.

 

Mad Magpie x

5 Cute and Alternative Valentine Outfit Ideas

It’s four days till valentines and I thought it would to share with you some outfit ideas so that you too can dress up and support the spirit of love ❤ aww! I think even if you haven’t got a partner it is great fun to enjoy the day anyway! Everyone should share the love today 🙂

I have 5 Ideas that I have tried to incorporate pink and reds, the colours of love.

  • Pastel theme
  • An Alice in Wonderland theme
  • Victorian Gothic theme
  • Cute theme
  • Colourful theme

So there should be something for everyone to enjoy!

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Day 3 – A Gift 30 Day fashion Challenge

A piece of clothing that was a gift. I have some lovely friends and I love all the gifts I get for my birthday and Christmas. This necklace was from my friends at the bird sanctuary and I love it you have probably seen this in quite a few of my OOTD pictures. You can get similar necklaces on ebay for a cheaper look, however this is lovely size, heavy and extravagant.

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Purple Monsters – OOTD + New handmade skirt

 

New outfit of the day for you guys! Using my newly made purple skirt as the inspiration behind this coord.

 

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Hand-Made Skirt and Fabric + OOTD

 

For Christmas I asked my fiancee to design some fabric for me using my old birdy friends in a repeating border print. Which I later sewed into a box pleated skirt.

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New Years OOTD- Lindy Bop

Late post!! I have been ill with the dreaded cold. So haven’t really felt up to blogging. I hope you are all having a nice new years so far and are not stuck with the January blues. So here we go better late that never is my Outfit I wore for my New Years Party.

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