January 'Pick me ups..'


Style Theory: It is cold, in January all you want to be is cosy and comfy,  here are a few gorgeous items that will brighten up your wardrobe and make you feel super snug and stylish at the same time..

1. Striped Jumper £70 Topshop Boutique

2. Pink Leather Embroidered Clutch £75 SayWhatYouC

3. Gold Plated Name Necklace £58 AnnaLou Of London

4. Versailles Sweater £26 Topshop

5. Cashmere Sweater £79.60 Boden

6. Ugg Boots £150 Office 

7. Lime and Bay Candle  £20 The White Company

8. Super Soft Large Scarf £16 Topshop 

9. Marl Pleated Skirt £30 Topshop

10. Gold Plated Love Bangle £25 SayWhatYouC

11. Golden Goose Low Top Trainers £280 Matches Fashion 

I am slightly obsessed with pink at the moment and feel a few items in a soft pink lifts my current wardrobe staples and makes my outfits softer but also slightly more appealing and spring-like. The cashmere Boden sweater is a real luxury buy and has 20% off at the moment. The pink leather clutch is beautiful from a new brand I have recently found called SWYC, they have some stunning pieces (love these totes) so unusual. The pink clutch will look as good in the summer as it will in the winter to brighten up an outfit.

I am a sucker for a stripe jumper, I saw this one in store (and on Stylonylon) it is gorgeous, super snuggly, it will look fab with with skinny jeans and Uggs for the schoolrun or a comfy weekend outfit. I know people are either fans or hate Ugg boots (my little sister refuses to walk with me if I am wearing them) but there is no doubt they are the most comfortable boots I have ever owned. I love mine and often pull them on for the schoolrun (I cannot bear my feet being cold) if you are a fan it is worth investing in them as you will get your money's worth. I am currently wearing my old ones (complete with holes) as slippers... perfect for cold mornings.

I love the thought of when it gets a little warmer wearing the pleated skirt above with the grey sweater and pink Golden Goose trainers, a very 2016 look. In the meantime it will look fab with brown 70s style boots and a black poloneck. Cool but also super practical.

My Style

I have been living in my pink American Vintage cardigan..love it!
Blouse - Warehouse (in store)
Cardigan - American Vintage £110
Clutch - SWYC £75 (gifted)
Faux Leather Trousers - QuattroRish
Boots - QuattroRish

Slowly, slowly introducing colour back into my wardrobe so by Summer my wardrobe will be looking more alive again!

Hope you are keeping warm in this cold January, there are some gorgeous trends coming through on the high street so this season's fashion is looking fab, I will be updating on all the new, exciting things I have spotted. As always I would love to hear your thoughts and comments, until next time Frances xxx


  1. Apologie, I think I have sorted out the links, they are in the description if you click on the name of shop xx

  2. Soft pink is going to be huge this year. I went on a buy earlier in the week and the wholesalers were full of pink and blue. Delicious. Love your cardi, it looks terribly snuggly Frances x

  3. I love the idea of bringing pale pink into my wardrobe and that boden cashmere jumper is divine. x

    1. oh I forgot to say its a colour that looks amazing on you!

  4. Lovely selection Frances, really like the marl maxi. I love pale pink too. I got peachy pink brogues for Christmas and want to build my whole SS wardrobe around them! You look gorgeous in pink xxx

  5. Oh, those pink Golden Goose trainers... so lovely! I love cosy clothes this time of year: sheepskin boots, chunky jumpers, soft scarves etc.

  6. New trendy design