Day 29: Caitlin the Train

Today I'm wearing: The Dress Loose fitting H&M trousers probably better suited to a beach than central York. Cardigan, slippers and (concealed) yellow socks because I'm old before my time. Yes, I know I'm wearing pyjamas. No, I don't care. They aren't really pyjamas anyway. If I had my way, pyjamas would be socially acceptable... Continue Reading →

Day 19: Know thy Enemy

Today I'm wearing:  The Dress Yellow Marks and Sparks jumper which is warm and cheery Stretchy underskirt which you can't see. Security in case of wind-catching-skirt incidents Tights and then thermal knee high socks Boots, which had been previously retired till the autumn. Brassy metal collar necklace from Topshop My life is a strange mixture... Continue Reading →

Day 17: It’s Definitely my Birthday Today!

Today I'm wearing:  The Dress. Black long-sleeved t-shirt underneath because it was really chilly today and I am foolishly wearing a short-sleeved dress. Tights on tights because it's too cold for just one pair. Hoodie underneath jacket because  I tried to wear as many clothes as possible today to keep out that creeping Yorkshire chill.... Continue Reading →

Day 8: welly boot to the belly

  Today I'm wearing:  The Dress; socks on leggings on tights on tights, and I was still cold; my Johnstons of Elgin lambswool Stewart tartan scarf that, despite living in Glasgow for 5 years, came from the Battle of Culloden visitor centre on a holiday after I'd left Scotland; ancient Topshop tartan shirt that I... Continue Reading →

Day 26: bright bright colours

Hey readers, Today I'm wearing: The Dress; wool cashmere mix jumper of unknown origin; heavy beaded necklace that I have worn before and I wanted to wear it with the jumper; knee high woolly socks to keep at least part of my legs warm; ma brogues. Today I have been on an endorphin high. I... Continue Reading →

Day 20: In the beginning…

Afternoon readers, Today I'm wearing: the Dress; silk charity shop bolero that actually is part of a two-piece my mum bought me- see the other half here; M&S leggings with thick socks because I wanted warm legs this morning and yes I know they don't quite go with the rest of the outfit. This is... Continue Reading →

Day 16: An experiment in self-portraiture

Hello readers, Today I'm wearing: The Dress; stripy meshy top from Topshop via Oxfam; leggings and socks for warmth; beaded bracelet from South Africa; slippers from Ripon market. Sadly today I was photographer-less, so these are a selection of self-portraits. This involved building a tower of things to balance the camera on, and then relying... Continue Reading →

Day 13: Snow was falling

Hello readers,   Today I'm wearing: The Dress; M&S leggings; woolly knee high socks; welly boots from Office; Mum's jumper because she is more stylish than I will ever be and that's why I wear her stuff (she didn't tell me to write that, obviously.) Snow is deceptive. At first, there is excitement: the promise of... Continue Reading →

Day 7: La Dame aux Camélias

Hello! Today I'm wearing: The Dress; thermal leggings from Uniqlo which are properly decently warm; a pink cardigan with pearls on it, scavenged from a clothes swap last year; thick socks with Kurt Geiger boots (invisible in this picture, but I am wearing them, promise.) I am blogging from the library, but I spent much... Continue Reading →

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