beauty, fashion, My Makeup Looks, ootd

Outfit of the Day: More Florals!

If you've seen any of my other blog posts you may have noticed 2 things about me: 1) I love all floral prints and 2) Yes, I do wear this dress a lot and I'm not even a little bit sorry about that. 😛 So today I'm wearing this floral dress from BooHoo.com (although it's… Continue reading Outfit of the Day: More Florals!

Pink Fashion Inspiration - Rachel Oates - Affordably Fashionable
fashion, Trends & Inspiration

Pink-spiration Under £100

Pink is the in colour this season! And not just a splash of pink, but full-on, head-to-toe pink! I never thought I would like this much pink but, honestly, done well I think it can look so classy and elegant. Whether you want to look ladylike, dressed up, or coasy and casual, here's a little… Continue reading Pink-spiration Under £100

Greenwhich Birthday Photography by Rachel Oates
Everything Else, fashion, ootd

My 24th Birthday

On Tuesday I turned 24 and that feels old. Sure, Dan gave me the whole 'nah we're still young, we still have X amount of years until Y' talk, but it still feels old. Like, I should be a real adult with my life together. When really, I still have no idea what I should… Continue reading My 24th Birthday

Stornoway by Rachel Oates Farewell Tour Oxford
Everything Else, fashion, ootd

A Farewell to Stornoway

Quick note before I start this: This is going to be a very long post, with lots and lots of photos but it's a nice happy one with lots of great memories for me which was really fun to write 🙂  For those of you who follow me on Instagram (and if you don't, please do!… Continue reading A Farewell to Stornoway

Kitten Heels - Affordably Fashionable - Rachel Oates
fashion, Trends & Inspiration, Uncategorized

Kitten Heels: The Good, The Fad or The Ugly?

Kitten heels are back this year in a big way but apparently this has been a bit controversial... I mean, at a glance they're more practical and comfier than regular heels or stilettos, so what's the problem?! Well the problem is, I've heard them called granny shoes. I've heard people say they're 'so 2002 /… Continue reading Kitten Heels: The Good, The Fad or The Ugly?

H&M Outfit of the Day - Affordably Fashionable - Rachel Oates
Hauls & Try Ons

Primark and H&M Try On Haul & Review

Hey everyone, earlier this week I headed into town to have a little nosey around Primark and H&M and to treat myself to a few goodies for this spring! I grabbed some new shoes, a t-shirt and earrings from Primark and a couple of t-shirts, a dress and jacket from H&M. Every item I got was… Continue reading Primark and H&M Try On Haul & Review

New Look Wish List - Affordably Fashionable - Rachel Oates
fashion, Trends & Inspiration

Spring Wishlist

Zara Corset With Metallic Rings - £15.99 Long Batwing-Sleeved Jacket With Belt - £79.99 Floral Embroidered Dress - £59.99 Floral Print Dress - £29.99 Metallic Glasses - £15.99 Long Pink Waistcoat - £69.99 Pull & Bear Bow Print Dress - £25.99 Long Sleeve Printed Shirt – £12.99 Elastic Dress With Cut Out Shoulders - £17.99… Continue reading Spring Wishlist