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Lidl Fashion A/W 15 - My favourite picks



Those of you with a good memory will remember that I absolutely loved the debut Lidl Fashion collection way back in March (gosh that six months went quickly didn't it?). You'll also remember that over the summer I picked up quite a few pieces from the collection including a dress, some leggings, a necklace, and two maxi skirts which I have been wearing and instagramming constantly. It was a definite success. 

So of course I was excited to see what they had in store for their Autumn/Winter collection. I was not disappointed. The collection is full of on trend items which echo last winters success stories. There are several Blanket Capes, bright Parka coats, and lots of knitted Aztec & Leopard prints. There are items for all occasions from casual to work to nights out. One thing that really amazed me was that there are also proper Chelsea boots in the collection and they're only £12.99! I shall definitely be grabbing those. 

As with the last collection you really have to make a date with your local store on a weekly basis (a great excuse to do your weekly shop) to make sure you don't miss out on an item. They have a small selection each week that hit the floors on a Thursday morning and they do not last long. In fact there's a stunning Leather Jacket (£14.99) in today's release and I'm having a hard time convincing myself not rush down straight after work. 

In a continued experiment with YouTube and getting back into moving image I have pieced together a short look book of some of my favourite items from the collection as well as my usual photography. 









Please let me know if you pick up anything from the collection as I love hearing about the bargains you get! I shall leave you with what I wore to the launch as I do love a chance to get in front of a full length mirror!
OOTD: Blouse from Matalan | Skirt & Belt from Newlook | Shoes & Leggings Primark
FOTD: True Radiance Foundation (sample)
Benefit Coralista
The Balm Mary-Lou Manizer
Naked 3 - Various
Laura Mercier lipgloss (Gift)
Rimmel Scandaleyes Mascara


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  1. Oh I'm very impressed with your wee movie! Did you take that on your phone?!

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    1. Aw Thankyou! Yup, shot and edited entirely on my phone, it's actually amazing the stuff you can do nowadays lol

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