Style Saturday: Fall Colour Dresses

We’re not having much of Fall around these parts at the moment – the sun is continually making an appearance and it’s only really first thing in the morning that the temperatures are slightly dipped – so dressing for the time of year is getting to be a bit tricky. This weekend we’ve decided to embrace it’s quirkiness and straddle the Summer-Autumn line perfectly with some cooler dresses in suitable Autumnal shades. Layering is always going to be the key with pieces like this, so we’ve also got an extra layer handy, just in case, but we’re really enjoying the weather right now so we’re not over here complaining.

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Dress: Hollister | Sandals: New Look | Watch: Michael Kors | Rings: Various

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Dress: Forever 21 | Boots: New Look | Jacket: New Look | Necklace: New Look

Pastel Coats

It may be autumn but spring colours are still very much present in the shops, and many of us are still enjoying spring-like temperatures so you may not be thinking about purchasing a coat just yet. I do, however, like to consider buying outerwear early in the season so that I have the biggest choice of styles possible. I’ve picked out a few of my favourite pastel coloured coats that could tempt you into thinking about what you might be wearing in a month or two.

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Style Saturday: Smart Dresses

I always like to have a couple of dresses in my wardrobe that I can call on when an unexpected occasion might arise…an engagement party, christening party, birthday party. I tend to stick with styles and colours that can be worn year-round, layered as needed, so they can be as versatile as possible, left on their own in Summer, or paired with a jacket and tights during the Winter. I’ve recently been looking around for something now that we’re transitioning into Fall and I have a couple of things to attend, so I thought I’d let you in on my search, picking a few out that caught my eye. I find it so much fun to do this kind of shopping, ordering online and trying lots of things on at home before I finally make a decision, so I’m looking forward to getting started!

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My 10 Fall Staples

Transitioning from one season to the next can be super tricky – a day that starts off as a decidedly cold and cloudy Autumn one can end with that last warmth of Summer sunshine, and knowing what to wear is never really on the cards. For that very reason, clothes shopping at this time of year is one of the most difficult and the only way I know I can pick out things I’ll wear during this in-between period is to go with a few staples that can be changed up, weather-dependent. I want things that transition well from warm to cooler, and things I can layer up and switch up with warmer pieces when I need to. Here are the 10 pieces I think would be a great start to your Autumn wardrobe.

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Emmy’s 2014 Fashion Picks

There were a couple of awards shows this week, with the Emmy’s taking place the night after the MTV VMA’s. I wasn’t a big fan of the fashion talent on show during the VMA’s, it seemed like a lot of the ladies were just trying to be the most controversial figure at the event, and I’m not into all that, so I thought it would be best to stick with those who know what they’re doing. I love looking through all the pictures the morning after, and this Emmy’s was no exception. It was nice to see so much colour on display and I had a pretty difficult decision when I was trying to pick out my favourites, but here are 6 outfits I just adore.

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Julia Roberts | Kerry Washington | Taylor Schilling | Claire Danes | Natalie Dormer | Sarah Hyland

All photos: E! Online