Thursday, 26 March 2015

Mellow yellow..summers coming

Hey Ladies, spring is upon us, the clocks are going back this weekend and the summer is slowly creeping up on us...yippee I love summer!
Easter's next weekend and I always think of yellow, such a cliché but it is kind of (slightly) in your face as we are surrounded by yellow Easter bunnies, yellow decorated eggs and what not!
Oh and not to mention all that yellow/green clothing in the stores!!
So hence this yellow blog post, I know some might be thinking em...meh! But have a peep below before you "poo poo" this look. ..There is actually some really nice pieces in stores at the moment. I'm not saying dress all in yellow, no one wants to look like Big Bird, a minion (as much as we love them) or Sponge bob Square pants! (jesus I'm watching too much kids tv!!) So I've added a few inspirational images to show you how you can nail this style.
Yes girls its pretty stylish...and for those who are a bit shy about trying the colour, I've added a few subtle looks below! so enjoy and let me know what you think ;-)
Here's some nice casual day time looks for spring/summer
Zara Jeans €39.99 buy here
Topshop long sleeved top £22 buy here
White Lace Sleeve Kimono €65 buy here
Zara Blue Wide Striped Shirt €29.99 buy here
Topshop Embroided Lace Top €65 buy here
Office Open toe sandals €36 buy here
New Look Belt €9.99 instore and online here
Asos Mini Scallop Cross Body Bag €21.86 buy here
Zara Mid heel €39.95 buy instore or online here
Asos Nude Ballet pumps €16.39 buy here

Love the next look, cargo pants are great in the summer particularly love these pair, matched with the denim shirt, have a look below!
Zara Chinos €29.95 buy here
Denim Shirt by Only €29 available instore.
Missguided Grey Off the shoulder Sweater €21 buy it here
Satchel €31 Accessorize available instore or online here
Converse available in any sports/shoe store €61 or buy there here
Asos Silver ballet Pumps €16 buy here

Day to Night time looks, the Stripe top with white trousers and yellow Blazer is also a good outfit for anyone who has a communion/confirmation coming up.

Zara Velveteen Blazer €59.95 buy it here
Topshop High Neck Crochet top €39 buy it instore or online here
Only Coral skinny Fit jeans €39.99 available instore or online here
River Island Zig Zag bag €33 buy instore or online here
Oasis Stripe peplum top €35 buy instore or online here
River Island White Mollie Jeans €50 buy instore or online here
Zara Court shoe available instore and online here €39.99
River Island Strap sandals €50 available instore and here

Again another day to night time look. Dinner with the girls or even Communion/Confirmation/Christening look! (I know some of you had a request for this type of look)

River Island Yellow 3/4 Sleeve Relaxed Blazer Reduced to €35
Zara Basic Tshirt €6.95 available instore and online here
Oasis Eleanor trousers €47 buy instore or here
River Island Yellow Snake print Heels €40 buy instore or here
New Look black Mesh heels €24.99 buy instore or online here
River Island statement necklace available instore and here
Oasis Camisole €20 buy instore or online here
Oasis Butterfly print Trousers available onsale in store and here

Another day to night time look and the Zara floral dress with the yellow coat would be great for christening/communion/confirmations
Zara Bell Sleeve Coat €89.95 in all stores and available here
Pair it with either outfit
River Island Mid Wash distressed Molly jeans €50 in stores and available here
Zara Printed Peplum Top €49.95 available in all stores and you can buy it here
Asos pitchout clutch available here for €20
Asos nude high heels €40.99 available here
Zara Printed Front pleat dress with pockets €59.95 in all stores and you can also buy it here
New Look Stone Snake Skinned strappy lace Heels €29.99 available in stores and right here
Asos Square Clutch bag with slanted zip top €20.49 available here

Night time or wedding/confirmation/communion/christening outfit
River Island Fitted Crème Crepe Jacket €70 available instore and online here
Dorothy Perkins Lemon Satin Trim Cami €5 available online here and instore
River Island Pencil Skirt onsale at the moment for €18 instores, sold out online
River Island Gold and Silver Chuncky Chain €26 buy instore and online here
Zara Taupe Grey patent heel €29.95 available instore and online, buy it here
Needle And Thread Embellished Top available here for €121 and Needle and Thread Tulle Skirt available here for €75.14 or Brown Thomas Stores.
New Look Gold look Textured Strap heels €24.99 available in all stores and  here 

Wedding or night out looks below, nothing like a nice yellow dress for a summer wedding!
Lumier Light it up dress from Revolve Clothing for €79 buy it here
White ankle straps from New Look €22.99 buy instore or here
Yellow Lace Shift Dress from Topshop for approx. €80 buy it instore or online here
Zara Fringed heels €69.95 available here
Zara high heel leather sandal with Ribbon €69.95 buy instore or online here
Mango Lemon Shift dress €34.99 available in-store and online here
Ginger Fizz strapless lace bandeau prom dress €61.48 available at asos here

Below is another look for any occasion.
Cute Skirt available from Blush Boutique Donegal for €76 pair with either a black or white top. Details of the store here on facebook.
Another dress by Closet available from Blush Boutique Donegal for €74.

And if you're not brave enough to go full on yellow, heres a few very subtle options for you...
River Island Aztec Jacket sold out online but still in store for €80
Only jeans as before for €39.99 available here
River Island Plain grey fitted tshirt €8 available in-store and here
River Island Lime Cross body bag €25 available in-store and online here
Zara Blue Strappy heels €49.95 in-stores and here

This subtle look is also a great one for a communion/confirmation/christening!
Stripy Dress Oasis for €44 in all stores and available here
Accessorize Mini winged bag €39.90 in stores and available here

So have I converted you ladies yet? Give it a try and I guarantee you, your look will brighten up anyone's mood ...and maybe encourage good weather! ;-)
Happy Thursday


  1. Love the fresh bright pop of yellow! Wow! You put a lot of effort into putting all these looks together! Love the floral Zara dress and yellow blazer, bring on the sunshine now!!

    1. Aw thanks Joanne, glad you liked it, it's so nice to get feedback xx I know can't wait for summer love all the pieces at the moment in the high street, and I love zara their great with great prices too it's had not to revert back to them all the time 😃 xx