SHOES: Black heeled boots (originally my mum’s!)
SAVED: January 5th, 2012
WITH: Leggings and cardigan, Primark; tunic, H&M; scarf, New Look; watch, Michael Kors c/o Shopbop
This is one of my lesser-spotted casual outfits, just to prove that I do actually have some – and also because by this stage of the festive season, casual clothes are pretty much all I want to wear: yes, even Shoeperwoman gets tired of dressing up all the time after a while!
Our festive season is a particularly long one, because as well as Christmas itself, and New Year, we also have a lot of family birthdays and other events to celebrate, so we start the week before Christmas and don’t stop until… well, around about now, actually. It’s a lot of fun, but you do eventually get to the stage where you just want to throw on something comfortable and not leave the house for a week!
I did actually have to leave the house yesterday, and as the weather has been absolutely horrible, I went for an old pair of boots, which I liberated from my mother’s closet a few years ago. These are totally plain, but that does mean they get a lot of wear, because they’re the kind of footwear you just don’t have to think about. Sometimes that’s just what you need…