fashion, ootd

Leather Jacket OOTD

This is my go-to, cosy every day look. This outfit and variations of it are pretty much what define me. Don't get me wrong, I love pretty dresses and I love shirts, I love shorts and skirts and pretty much every other type of outfit I've posted on here, but this is my go-to look.… Continue reading Leather Jacket OOTD

fashion, Trends & Inspiration

Gingham: Fashion Trends You Need To Know in 2017

2017 is looking like it's going to be a fun one for fashion and one of the biggest trends is definitely going to be Gingham! Gingham is going to be everywhere. Gingham will be to this summer what velvet was in AW16. But, the new Gingham isn't just for littleΒ girly dresses any more, this year… Continue reading Gingham: Fashion Trends You Need To Know in 2017

fashion style and makeup by rachel oates - affordably fashionable - tutorial banana republic dress
fashion, ootd

Purple OOTD – A Pop of Colour in Winter

Today I was feeling a little down but there's nothing to cheer you up like putting on one of your favourite dresses and eating lots of sweets, so that's exactly what I did! I guess Dan helped too... πŸ˜‰ This beauty is my gorgeous purple, patterned Banana Republic dress which I managed to get from… Continue reading Purple OOTD – A Pop of Colour in Winter

affordably fashionable by rachel oates 5 simple tips for fashion on a budget
fashion, fashion advice

5 Simple Tips for Fashion on a Budget

Hey everyone, for someone who's never had too much money to spend on clothes and who has never owned a designer label I still love fashion. So, here are my 5 really simple tips for looking great on a small budget. They're really easy little things that absolutely everyone can do! Hope you enjoy and… Continue reading 5 Simple Tips for Fashion on a Budget