Velvet & Pleats.

Catarzi Wide Brim Fedora Hat – Asos 
Little Black Riding Hood Velvet Cape – Black Milk Clothing 
 Chiffon Bow Tie – Asos 
White Shirt – Asos 
Monki Pepita Bag – Asos 
Black Faux Leather Pleated Skirt (old)* – Olive 
Over Knee Socks – Asos 
Boots (reduced to £21!) – Asos 
Writing out all of the items for this post made me realise just how much Asos stuff I have accumulated over the past year… damn you, Premier next day delivery! It makes it too easy, haha.
This was the outfit I wore for my first day at LFW, when I was out taking some pictures for ASAP54. The look was mainly inspired by Saint Laurent AW14, but before I left the office I was told that I looked like a ‘sexy Harry Potter’ – not exactly what I was going for (/at all), but hey-ho! I’ve been dying to wear this cape for ages but it was just too warm over the summer, so as soon as the temperature started to drop I made a grab for it. Unfortunately it actually ended up being really warm that day so I was BOILING… but I guess that’s what I get for putting off wearing it for ages! I really forgot how much I love it, so you’ll definitely be seeing more of it in my outfits- especially as we come towards Halloween (which always has a huge impact on my wardrobe- does anyone else find that?) ^.^
I hope you are all well and had a lovely relaxing weekend! Monday tomorrow (blargh), I hope it goes well for you :3
 Love xxx
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  1. 21st September 2014 / 6:54 pm

    I am obsessed with your lipstick and how well it compliments your hair and skin tone! x

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    • 21st September 2014 / 7:08 pm

      Eee, thanks sweet! It's Lime Crime's 'Wicked' Velvetine – one of my all-time favourites!xx

  2. 21st September 2014 / 6:58 pm

    Oh my god that Cape!!! Sorry to hear it was uncomfortable in its first outing- hope it doesn't out you off

    • 21st September 2014 / 7:07 pm

      Haha, awh thanks lovely- it wasn't so much uncomforatble, I was just really warm ^.^' but I love it so much that I'll definitely be wearing it a lot more, especially as it's getting cooler!x

  3. 21st September 2014 / 7:40 pm

    You looked amazing Olivia, love this whole look so much! The cape is super cool and I think you definitely exuded the Saint Laurent vibe <3 xx

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  4. 21st September 2014 / 8:35 pm

    No I love the look, it has a kind of witchy vibe (but definitely not in a hp way) and I love that. I need everything in this outfit in my wardrobe to be honest <3

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  5. 21st September 2014 / 8:46 pm

    Gorgeous outfit! I love the combination of the cape and the knee socks, I haven't worn socks like that in such a long time but you've seriously inspired me to dig them out again and rock them this A/W xox

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  6. 21st September 2014 / 11:38 pm

    Make a post talking about your hair which paint you use is beautiful

  7. 22nd September 2014 / 3:57 am

    ur amazing girl , i just want to know how makes ur lips in this way , its perfect

  8. 22nd September 2014 / 9:07 am

    totally in love with your outfit, you look amazing 🙂

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  9. 22nd September 2014 / 12:38 pm

    this is awesome!

  10. 22nd September 2014 / 4:33 pm

    Being tall (with long legs) I find it so so hard to find over the knee socks that actually do go over my knee and not just cover them, is asos any good with this problem as I think remember you saying you were tall before! Looking glam as always! xx

  11. 24th September 2014 / 7:19 pm

    Your cape is the best! Your entire outfit is just so rad, I love your hat too! And

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  12. 28th September 2014 / 5:52 am

    Lovely , cute and chic, I love totally this pretty combination, however the over the knee style ! ♥ Perfect and the best of my favorites ….

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