14 May 2012

Workwear #2

Hi folks! I'm just back from a trip to Brighton! If you don't know, it's a charming seaside town on the south coast of England. I'd never been there before but it totally lived up to my expectations! It was sunny, full of lovely friendly people, and we were staying in and B&B opposite a beach with cute multicoloured beach huts and wooden boats on the shore. I'm not a fancy schmancy blogger with Instagram but I did bring my lomographic camera, and I do have a scanner, so in a week or so I should have some lovely photos to show you all!
I decided to take this morning off work to have a nice post-holiday lie-in, which created the perfect opportunity to take some more photos of.. workwear!
I got this awesome nautical t-shirt in Cos in Brighton. I love it but the ruff does make me feel a little Elizabethan, or maybe a bit like a clown.
The hazards of wearing a ruff on a windy day!
Do you have any holidays or mini breaks coming up? How's the weather where you are? It's still crazy here and I'm starting to think that we won't have a proper summer at all!

21 thoughts:

Katrina said... Reply to comment

Liking the ruff! I looove Brighton! :)

Umm, dont think I have anything coming up but I want to! I am hoping for V-Festival and some sponteneous weekends away...


charley said... Reply to comment

Wow that collar is so fantastic! xo

Alice, Pretty Confused said... Reply to comment

Sounds like an amazing mini-trip, I'd love to go to Brighton, in fact I'd love to go down south sometime soon. The collar on this shirt is amazing,very cute xo

Porcelain complexion said... Reply to comment

Pleased to hear you enjoyed your holiday :)
LOVE your top, that collar is amazing xo

The White List said... Reply to comment

Very cool outfit! Loving the flared collar effect!

Amy {I Am Adorkable} said... Reply to comment

I hope you enjoyed your jaunt to Brighton! I love it here :] Beach huts are so cute, aren't they? I hope the weather did you well, it's been a little hit and miss as of late! Hopefully things will start to pick up though! I looking forward to Vintage Nation! Need pay day to arrive so I can finally get a ticket!
Loving the collar & the outfit!

chantilly said... Reply to comment

oh, is the ruffle part of the shirt? it's so interesting-looking! as always, you're adorbs. <3

AaReAn said... Reply to comment

I LOVE that shirt...love the fan collar. It adds such a perfect touch of femininity! You are to to cute!



Rory said... Reply to comment

great outfit! love your top!

Ellie, I Like Ginger Biscuits said... Reply to comment

Brighton is my favourite place ever!!
I love your outfit, very pretty.
Have a lovely Sunday!
Ellie xx

Pretty Things said... Reply to comment

that top is so pretty, love the collar, that windsept pick made me giggle! I never venture into cos, I think i may have to now



Anonymous said... Reply to comment

Looks excellent!! Workwear can be a real pain to find sometimes can't it?!

Raji said... Reply to comment

Gorgeous outfit, I'm in love with cos and that shirt looks great on you!
I adore brighton too, can't wait to see pics of your adventures there

Anonymous said... Reply to comment

i love your t-shirt, and since i am a redheat too, i think i'll wear blue oftener, since it fits so good with our hair :D

Laura Go said... Reply to comment

hurray! Your trip sounds very lovely. I love bed and breakfasts! And I know I would totally LOVE to go to a beach right now! I really love the ruff on your top! Very modern Elizabethan, fo sho!

♥ laura
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becktovintage said... Reply to comment

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Tamaras Blend said... Reply to comment

I'm in love with COS's items, this T-shirt looks great too! That ruff really makes it special.


Bethany Kellen of bunnypicnic said... Reply to comment

the weather here has been hotttt 90 degrees F and up! but it is supposed to cool down this week a bit which is good because i am not ready for 100 degree days! that blouse is totally adorable and i can't wait to see your lomo photos!

Krowmark Workwear said... Reply to comment

Do you design workwear? we are near Brighton in Bognor Regis(www.krowmarkworkwear.com) are you living their?

chef wear uniforms said... Reply to comment

Nice Jeans!!! Workwear

Kathryn said... Reply to comment

I love that collar so much that I'm going to add it to my list of things to sew. Such a pretty detail.

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