Outfit: Black Magic

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Dress: Apricot via New Look
Necklaces: Bad Passion & Topshop
Rings: H&M, vintage, Claire’s
Shoes: Schuh
Lipstick: MAC Russian Red

This seems to be my favourite going out dress at the moment, I wear it all the time. You really can’t go wrong with an LBD, and this one’s a little bit different from all my other black dresses because of the sheer sleeves and neckline, and velvety polka dots. I bought it from the Apricot concession in New Look a few months ago. Usually I don’t pay much attention to the concession stands as they’re generally full of tacky, horrible things but occasionally you do find a hidden gem. I’ve just had a look on Apricot’s website and they also do a bird print version of this dress which I really want (mostly because I think the birds actually look like bats!) but I definitely DO NOT need another black dress in my wardrobe!

I’m letting out my inner goth in this outfit a bit, what with all the skulls and crosses and head-to-toe black. As much as I like cupcakes and flowers and pink things, this outfit definitely reflects another side of my personality. I love all things supernatural and morbidly fascinating, and my taste in music probably isn’t what you’d expect from looking at my blog!

This outfit was from Saturday, can’t believe it’s Thursday already and I haven’t got round to posting it. I had my first exam on Monday which went quite well, and since then I’ve just been revising for the next one. Trying to read the entire works of David Hume in 3 days is not going well!

Do you think your clothes reflect your personality?

Gillian x

Gillian

Freelance social media and digital marketing consultant with a penchant for writing blog posts, drinking sickly sweet cocktails and exploring the cobbled streets of Edinburgh.

23 Comments

  • Your shoes are amazing! 🙂 I definitely think clothes reflect a persons personality 🙂

    Love, Rachel

  • I love this outfit, all the details are lovely! Good luck with your other exam!

    J x

    Ginger Pickle ♥

  • Laura says:

    love this! i always love your outfits, totally my sort of style 🙂 i want everything haha xx

  • annikaherz says:

    wonderful dress!

  • Rachael says:

    Love those sparkly shoes! Sparkly shoes always make me so excited!

  • Caroline says:

    The dress looks lovely, I love the sheer fabric with the polka dots! Gorgeous glittery shoes too 🙂

    Caroline x
    Caroline's Catwalk

  • Jaz xo says:

    Those shoes are to die for. Love the dress and your rings too! xo

  • jennie says:

    You look AMAZING! Those shoes are absolutely incredible & I love your rings <3 xo

  • Gem says:

    I LOVE ALL OF THIS! This outfit is very me, may have to steal your look and get a dress like this 😉 that purple ring is gorgeous too xx

  • So well accessorised! Love all the jewellery and those shoes are amazing x

  • I think my clothes sometime reflect my personality but I do like to mix up my looks depending on how my mood is or what I'm in the mood to wear. I think it is definitely hard to gauge what someone is like or what their taste is simply by how they look or dress. I have been told many times that I don't look like I'd like the things I like or be the way I am based on the first impression. Anywho, I love this dress! You are seriously so gorgeous, I adore your hair and your makeup is always perfect.

    <3Honeysuckelle

  • I love this! The sheer details of the dress are so pretty, & the shoes are just amazing! XO.

  • daisychain says:

    Stunner! I love everything about this x

  • Frances says:

    I think your clothes do reflect your personality… especially with shoes like that! They're fabulous! I have a pair of glittery gold ones but having seen them… I may have to invest in silver too. I love how I feel when I wear them, like a Disney princess on acid! XX

  • EilidhPie says:

    I love every element of this outfit… It's wonderful! The bird print version really does look like bats!! I really like the ring shot too! Good luck in the rest if your exams! Xo

  • Nomad says:

    Love that dress! The sheer sections and polka dots definitely make it unique. 🙂 x

  • I love the dress!!
    xx

  • Caroline says:

    this dress is really gorgeous, i really want the shirt they do that has the velvet polka dots on. love how you've accessorised everything. your outfit is very me haha xx

  • Lauren says:

    You look gorgeous and I love your shoes! I think clothes can definitely reflect someones personality xx

  • Marta says:

    You look amazing. Love everything on you! :)xx

  • Those shoes are amazing! I'm actually mesmerized by them! x x

  • Maria says:

    This dress is gorgeous on you! I wear a lot of colour and I think that reflects in my personality too…

    Maria xxx

  • Alyse says:

    I do head to toe black all the time. Can't really go wrong with that!

    Your hair looks mega lush.

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