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This week’s look is a combination of key pieces for this Spring. The bomber jacket, the kick flare ankle jeans and the shoes of my dreams!

 

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Pictures by C.E.

Because of all the travelling lately, and because last Sunday was dedicated to the Fashion Revolution week (see here), I only now had the chance to get this look online. The bomber jacket is one of the trendiest pieces of this season. I will make you a selection of my favourites later in the week. This one is really one of my favourites. I’m generally not a very big fan of bomber jackets. I think they don’t look very flattering on me and usually don’t match my style. But this season, bomber jackets look more delicate than ever, with a lot of embroidery and gorgeous fabrics involved. So I decided to give it a try. This one is from H&M, a premium quality linen jacket with beautiful beaded birds and flowers. I’m wearing it with another big trend, the kick flare ankle jeans. I think they look nice, but I will definitely need to alter them if I really want them to look like ankle jeans on me (short girl’s problems!). As for the shoes, I’m in love! I got these shoes as a little gift to myself once I submitted my first scientific paper, as part of my PhD. For me, a pair of *good* shoes is an investment and I needed a good reason to spoil myself ;) I have been eyeing these shoes for seasons. I first saw the ones from Valentino and had this immediate crush. It took me more than a year to find a decent alternative that I could afford. Eventually I saw these ones from Uterque, which are very similar and very good quality. I’m really happy with how beautiful and comfortable these shoes are :) But if you would like something a bit cheaper, there’s also another alternative at ASOS.

 

Hope you like this look and stay tuned to check my favourite bomber jackets for the season! Have a great week and if you’re in the Netherlands enjoy King’s day! I’ll now go look for cotton candy! There’s always cotton candy on King’s day :D

 

Xo,

Catia

Shop the look

Bomber jacket – H&M (available here)

Kick flare ankle jeans – H&M (available here)

Sweater – Mango (available here)

Shoes – Uterque (available here, and similar here & here)

Cátia

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4 comments

  1. This is a great spring look! Simple, comfortable, classy, everything in one! Love bomber jackets! This one is really gorgeous and delicate… Now the shoes…princess shoes!They are beautiful Cátia! I am a big fan of that color! xx

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