Friday, 7 March 2014

Your Weekly High Street Shopping Hitlist

Are you ready to start picking up a few bits ready for the warmer climes (read: it's the UK so we settle for anything above 10c) of Spring?

Ditch the polo neck jumpers, climb out of your fat winter coats and say bye bye to the dark shades of winter. It's time to liven up our wardrobes with some much needed freshness of colour.

I have chosen some fab fashion picks for you this week, almost 60 items for you to choose from.

Lets shop!

Plenty of lightweight coats and jackets for you to take a butchers at; we are hearting the bomber jackets right now, great for throwing on with most outfits. Metallic is meant to be a big trend in Spring/Summer so check out this rose gold tee below, gorgeous colour!

topshop metallic top
Rose gold textured tee, £38
topshop black jumpsuit
Sheer panel jumpsuit, £60
intromuse coat
Faye trenchcoat by Intermuse, £140
denim jacket with fur collar
MOTO bleach borg western jacket, £58
topshop embellished top
Conversational embellished tee, £46
topshop white jeans
MOTO rip Baxter jeans, £40
pink flower skirt
Rose texture midi skirt, £48
coral pinafore
Pinafore midi dress, £62
brown suede ankle boots
Suede chelsea boots, £45
whitepepper cardigan
Embroidery detail cardigan by The Whitepepper, £65
spotty shirt dress
Shirt dress by The Whitepepper, £65

topshop bomber jacket
Satin embroidered bomber jacket, £65
yellow knitted jumper
Beehive knit jumper, £45
topshop silk shorts
Jungle silk shorts by Boutique, £70
heart print dress
Button smock dress, £36
topshop flower shirt
Spot lily shirt, £35
bold print top
Printed tee by Workshop, £25
metallic skort
Metallic sunflower skort, £42
striped bomber jacket
Youth culture bomber jacket by Jovonnista , £70
topshop lemon coat
Tailored lightweight coat, £75
topshop bright pink coat
Boiled wool boyfriend coat, £98
topshop leather skirt
Relaxed leather pencil skirt, £95
light pink blazer
Slim tailored blazer, £48


So many dresses for you to covet at ASOS, there is definitely something for everyone for any occasion. The yellow fitted frock is to die for - it is seriously sexy! But please don't wear it with yellow sandals like the model, opt for nude, white or silver.

asos maxi dress
Selected Moon maxi dress with gathered shoulder detail, £70
vintage flower dress
Reclaimed vintage floral smock dress with slip, £40
floral strappy dress
Reclaimed vintage slip dress, £40
festival style playsuit
Somedays Lovin Tambourine lace trim playsuit, £68
light pink jersey top
Bomber jacket with zip, £22
yellow silk dress
Marilyn sash jacquard midi dress, £85
asos navy coat
Nautical trapeze coat, £70
pepe shirt dress
Pepe Jeans floral shirt dress, £85
black embellished jumper
Sweatshirt with embellishment, £60
white lace dress
Nishe allover lace shift dress, £85
pink lace dress
Nishe allover floral lace shift dress, £85
rose print dress
Nishe rose print shift dress, £45
white cotton dress
Love button through skater dress, £36
grey jersey dress
Bodycon dress with wrap skirt, £30


Of course, the clothes from Zara are absolutely mega, the new drops are gorgeous. But what has caught our eye the most? A super duper handbag. It's not cheap, but my goodness it is THE bag to have for this season. You will definitely get your cost-per-wear return on your investment.

zara black midi dress
Studio dress, £69.99
zara yellow jacket
Multicolour woven fabric jacket, £89.99
pale pink trousers
Jacquard trousers, £29.99
zara spotty dress
Polka dot tube dress, £25.99
zara denim shorts
Ripped denim shorts, £25.99
zara parka
Lightweight parka, £69.99
zara white handbag
Leather messenger bag with fringing, £159
zara silver shoes
Shiny leather velvet slip-on, £29.99


Two elegant dresses - which one are you going to plonk for? I love the bright fuchsia shade of the lace dress but I am coveting the white Gabriela dress; so classy and a real head-turner.

oasis pink dress
Paris lace dress, £55
oasis white dress
Gabriela dress, £65


Shirts are my biggest weakness, I have so many and this rose print blouse will be added to my collection as soon as possible. This is going to look very cute under a blazer.

rose print shirt
Navy floral print roll sleeve shirt, £25


I'm not one for wearing playsuits but I would definitely wear this graphic printed number from Warehouse. Love the black lines which will create a very flattering shape.

printed playsuit
Multi graphic block playsuit, £42
warehouse printed trousers
Triangle print soft trouser, £40
warehouse orange dress
Orange chiffon insert crepe dress, £48


Not often Ted Baker appear on the High Street Hitlist but just look at this magnificent pleated skirt; are you drooling too?

ted baker pleated skirt
Pleated lace skirt, £119
ted baker waistcoat
Fluorescent check waistcoat, £129
ted baker ankle boots
Flat ankle boot, £130


Some pastel perfection for your wardrobe, this pale pink drop waist dress is a must-have. This frock is bang on trend and you will love it!

french connection pink dress
Tennis drop waist dress, £110


Finally here's some incredibly cool items from Cos. This white skirt is so cool it is sub zero; you will be able to wear this with lots of tops you already have in your wardrobe. Dress it up with a pretty blouse or go casual with a loose tee. Oh and you've got to buy the grey boots too - they are ace!

cos white skirt
Structured skirt, £69
cos ankle boots
Nubuck ankle boots, £135

What do you make of this week's hitlist then, it's a goodie isn't it?

It will be difficult to not spend way over your shopping budget, but sometimes it's worth it.

Teresa xx