Geometric and Lace

Shirt: She Likes*
Necklace: Pop Couture*
Shorts: Miss Selfridge
Tiger Ring: Christmas present!

For a good couple of months now I have been searching high and low for a reasonably priced pair of smart-casual black shorts that I can wear my ever growing collection of shirts and blouses with. I flirted with the idea of getting a rip-off version of the Zara skort, I came just shy of checking out a pair of leather look lace ones on the New Look website and I even contemplated a pair of tiered crochet shorts before I realised that I do not need to be adding more volume to my hips thank you very much.

As luck would have it though, I found this pair of satiny shorts with gorgeous lace detailing in the Miss Selfridge sale for seven British pounds, and the only pair that was left was in my size. I immediately rushed home and  tested my theory that they would work well with a brightly coloured shirt (of which I have many) and voilĂ , I had the perfect accompaniment for my beautiful new She Likes geometric print blouse. 

Perhaps when the sun comes out again I'll be brave enough to try wearing them without a trusty pair of black tights, though I'll have to double check how high up on the bum cheek the lace section comes...its quite see through!

7 comments

  1. Such a striking shirt! It's stunning!

    Emma x
    http://beautyandrags.blogspot.co.uk/

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  2. Love this outfit! It's something that i would wear too :)

    Emily Jayne Lewis
    www.emilyjaynelewis.blogspot.com

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  3. Pretty lady! Love love love this outfit xxx

    Leanne | Seeking Serendipity

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  4. Love this outfit! Ive come to visit and follow as I am coming to the #julylondonmeetup xx

    http://beautyqueenuk.blogspot.co.uk/

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