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Today’s outfit: Textile textures and tailored lines | Kensington, London

Summer has finally arrived in London [better late than never], so Alfie and I spent the day in Kensington, West London.

We hadn’t planned to colour co-ordinate at all. I got these white trousers and waited so long for a day sunny enough to wear them.

I like how crisp and bright white looks under the sun. Bright summer colours like yellow and hot pink don’t suit me because I have olive skin so while many look forward to getting their brights out in the summer I stick to playing it safe with nudes and neutrals. White counts as a summery colour right?

I like to keep it as minimal as possible and working with neutrals allows me to do this. Plus I’m trying to scale down the amount of clothes I have in my closet in order to prevent it from exploding, by not buying seasonal colours or loud trends which are either likely to end up on Ebay next year or tagged and unworn in my crowded closet.

I got these sandals from Dune 3 months ago. They’re possibly the most comfortable pair of heels I own; with a low heel and suede insole and they are neutral enough to go with anything (which always helps to get me out of the door on time to be where I need to be).

The print bralet is currently in the sale and pairs well with culottes, full skirts and high waist pants, it was a steal at only £12 so it didn’t break the bank either.

Just as well, my sunglasses are Dior Soreal which I hear is pretty difficult to get hold of at the moment. I got lucky going to at the Harrods 10% off for Rewards Card members day and it just so happened that they got the stock in on the previous day.

We had lunch at Aubaine restaurant where we were able to sit outside. The staff were lovely and even gave Alfie a cute dog bowl of water so he felt included. I had the chilled soup, superfood salad and calamari dusted in chilli with aioli sauce. It took me so long to choose from their menu that I just ended up choosing a bit of everything.

All the links are below so you can shop today’s outfit. If you’d like to see more pictures of me out and about that don’t make the blog then check out my Instagram. It’s instagram.com/CherylLondon


River Island Bralet

Topshop – Raffia Boucle Jacket

Topshop – Tailored White Pants

Dune – Grey Suede Sandals 

Dior Soreal sunglasses – similar at matchesfashion.com


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  1. July 12, 2015 / 9:21 am

    For sure counts white as a summer colour 🙂 Love your elegant look with the midriff top and the sunglasses are perfect!
    xx from Bavaria/Germany, Rena

  2. July 12, 2015 / 11:07 am

    I love the outfit. I have to be honest and say that I opened this post because of your dog. So cute!

  3. July 12, 2015 / 11:08 am

    Your dog is the cutest!

  4. July 12, 2015 / 12:56 pm

    I wish I was brave enough to wear white! This is outfit looks lovely.

  5. July 12, 2015 / 2:28 pm

    Beautiful photographs. Stunning textures and linens. Your dog is a cutsie.:)

  6. July 12, 2015 / 6:07 pm


  7. July 12, 2015 / 7:09 pm

    I love these sunglasses, you really pull them off well!x

  8. July 12, 2015 / 7:16 pm

    Love the outfit and Alfie is so cute! x


  9. Angela
    July 13, 2015 / 3:36 am

    Just discovered your blog. Love the outfit and how sophisticated this crop top is with it’s texture and pattern. Just followed you on twitter and instagram 🙂

  10. July 13, 2015 / 7:45 am

    Such a beautiful look and amazing photos!

  11. July 13, 2015 / 11:22 pm

    Oh yes, you are right, white counts as a summery color, I think! Dune is also good and you look very beautiful! I loved the top and the trousers and the dog is soooo cute!

  12. July 14, 2015 / 4:03 am

    The chevron bralet and white pants are a perfect match! Love the look and the picture of Alfie. 🙂

  13. July 14, 2015 / 12:31 pm

    Those Dior sunglasses are an absolute dream!
    Mantenso xx

  14. July 14, 2015 / 3:43 pm

    Great outfit! You look gorgeous 🙂

  15. natcrys
    July 14, 2015 / 8:09 pm

    Walking the dog in style.. love it! 🙂
    Looking great! 🙂

  16. July 15, 2015 / 1:19 am

    I definitely consider white a summer color, I think it looks so chic! And I love the print on your top here — so cool!


    PS Your dog is ADORABLE — he must love tagging along 🙂

  17. July 16, 2015 / 8:56 pm

    Such a cute dog! Love your top.

  18. Emily
    July 18, 2015 / 5:02 am

    You look absolutely stunning. I love this pairing. The crop top and white pants go really well together!
    xoxo Emily

  19. July 23, 2015 / 12:24 pm

    You look amazing!

  20. July 25, 2015 / 2:44 am

    your dior shades and those beautiful white trousers! LOVE! xx

  21. alfredo ciano
    July 31, 2015 / 9:04 am

    Dear Cheryl Your Post is Fantastic : Amazin’ Look , Magic Sunglasses , Nice Location & Your Beauty…Hugs & Kisses , lol !!!

  22. August 6, 2015 / 1:49 am

    LOVEE this croptop! and your pup is adorable

  23. August 6, 2015 / 12:52 pm

    Looking hot! I like your blog and content, pretty awesome inspo for me. xx can’t wait to see outfit ideas for this fall!

  24. August 11, 2015 / 6:12 am

    Very nice and sweet dog 🙂 ♡

  25. August 24, 2015 / 3:31 pm

    This outfit is beautiful, I love the top and jacket! xx

  26. August 25, 2015 / 7:26 pm

    Just found your blog on Bloglovin and so glad I did! I love your outfit and your dog is so cute. I would love for you to follow me back and support my blog too. Gemma xx

  27. August 27, 2015 / 5:53 am

    I love your style 🙂

  28. September 2, 2015 / 1:12 am

    Great outfit you have here, the Dior sunnies are such a hit this summer!

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