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

fashion and style by rachel oates - affordably fashionable - tutorial
fashion, ootd

Pink Dress OOTD

This week I wanted to do something a little more dressed up for an Outfit of the Day so I went with one of my absolute favourite dresses; a gorgeous pink mini dress from Rare London.  This is one of those dresses I felt I was just meant to have. There was this little second… Continue reading Pink Dress OOTD

glam smokey eye by rachel oates - fashion style and makeup by rachel oates - affordably fashionable - tutorial
fashion, ootd

Date Night OOTD

Me and Dan headed out to dinner tonight. Nothing big or fancy; just some nice food and a glass of wine. It was absolutely lovely... and a nice excuse to put some pretty makeup on and do my hair 😉 Here's what I wore: Where food's involved tights tops are never the best idea, so… Continue reading Date Night OOTD

glam smokey eye by rachel oates - fashion style and makeup by rachel oates - affordably fashionable - tutorial
fashion, Trends & Inspiration

Winter Skirts Fit for A Princess… or Jennifer Lawrence

Unless you've been living under a rock for the entire of December (literally just today...) you'll have probably seen these photos of Jenifer Lawrence trending all over Facebook and Twitter and just The Internets in general: This is the perfect lesson in how to look like a Princess while staying cosy and warm this winter. Seriously,… Continue reading Winter Skirts Fit for A Princess… or Jennifer Lawrence

affordably fashionable by rachel oates autumn nail favourites
beauty, Product Reviews

Autumn Nail Favourites

I've personally never been the type of girl to have long nails and fancy nail art, although I do love watching nail videos and seeing what other people do. Take Simply Nailogical for example; hers is one of my favourite Youtube Channels and on some level I'd love to be able to have nails as… Continue reading Autumn Nail Favourites