What I wore: A silver and black wedding outfit

SO far my fashion posts have been limited to what Santi, and now Ezra, wear as I don’t generally get the chance to dress in anything more exciting than jeans and t-shirts.

When I do get the chance to wear something different I love it, so I thought I’d share one of my recent outfits for a change.

On Saturday we went to our friends’ wedding, and as it was our first nice occasion we’ve had since Ezra was born I decided to treat myself to a new outfit. I was looking for a skirt and top as something a bit different, but when I saw this dress I fell in love with it!

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It’s from the Ted Baker outlet store at McArthur Glen in Bridgend, and is so pretty! It was a bit more than I’d planned on spending (even at a heftily discounted outlet price) but we have a few weddings next year so really it’s an investment!

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I had dark grey shoes that went well with it, but as it was a summer wedding I bought a new pair that were a bit more season appropriate. These are Miss KG from Kurt Geiger, and were down to £29 in the sale. They seem to be £19.50 on Amazon at the moment, so if you fancy a bargain click on the link.

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I stuck with slivery grey accessories to match the pattern in the dress, and the front of these shoes, which have a subtle snakeskin pattern, went perfectly. The chunky heel meant they were really comfortable too … Even after a lot of dancing!

I took a bag from New Look that I’ve had for a few years, which is nice and glitzy for a wedding, and big enough to stash my make-up for topping up through the day. I bought Barry M gelly nail varnish in almond, which despite its name is a lovely grey colour and sets with a nice shine. Finally, I had a few spritzes of Jo Malone red roses perfume, which is my absolute favourite and reminds me of our own wedding day.

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It was so nice getting dressed up for the day and I can’t wait for the next chance to wear my lovely dress!

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