This is our first weekend at home for 3 weeks and we are all ready for it! We’ve had school testing for the past two weeks too so as a reward, and an early birthday present, I took Poppy to get her ears pierced on Thursday. I offered Hugh the opportunity too but oddly he wasn’t interested. My piercings may have put him off forever 😉
I wore my new Zara culottes which I love, but I’m not keen on this Zara top with them – I think a simple t-shirt would look far better. Hindsight and all that…These booties are awesome – they are slip on and run true to size and the heel is the perfect height to wear in the day. I plan to wear them a lot this summer with skinny jeans and crops. They remind me of the peep toe booties that Emmanuelle Alt loves to wear. They are currently on sale here.
Shoes – Nine West Glyn // Culottes – Zara // Top – Zara (old)
Yesterday I treated myself to a pedi and headed out to lunch. Some well deserved ‘me time’ before having fun with a house full of children in the evening. I love the lighter evenings and warmer weather – it’s great to see the kids playing outside with friends while I catch up with their moms! I kept it simple and I absolutely love this drapey Splendid top. Flip flops were required for the pedi!
Flip flops – Havaianas // Jeans – J.Crew (30% off with TIMETOSHOP) // Top – Splendid
Today we were all a tad tired and cranky after the late night shenanigans. Even the dogs get pissy if they don’t go to bed at their regular time! We ended up having a lovely lazy day and went to the movies to watch Home. I loved it – tears, laughter and a great soundtrack. Then we filled our stomachs with BBQ – mmmm baby back ribs all round thank you. A perfect way to spend a rainy Saturday. I know the sandals are love or loathe but I had at least 5 compliments wearing them today – they are certainly eye catching!
Shoes – Ancient Greeks // Dress – Asos // Jacket – Mango
I’ve just landed on the sofa after a lovely bath and plan to spend the evening with a cup of tea and a few episodes of Mad Men. I’m dreading the day I finish all the episodes!
You always look fab. But outfit number 2 looks great in you. Casual and relaxed and you look really happy in that picture.
Wish I was brave enough to wear some of these clothes! I especially love the dress. We have a lazy weekend next week and I can’t wait 🙂 x
Love the culottes…they look amazing with those fabulous shoes! Very envious of those beautiful Ancient Greek sandals too! Enjoy chillaxing with Mad Men! xx
The black top from your second photo would look great with the cropped jeans. I love the khaki dress/denim jacket – superb!
You totally rock those sandals Joanna! Glad you got a bit of down time at last 🙂 xx