pearls, no poodles

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Blouse – TK Maxx

Necklace – H&M

Lipstick – MAC Petals and Peacocks

I am loving oversized statement collars and necklaces at the moment and H&M have been wheeling out a great collection of accessories recently. I picked up this chunky, twisted pearl necklace a few weeks ago and have felt extremely attached to it ever since. I like the mix of the pearly-white and bronzed beads and find myself wearing it with sheer blouses and collared shirts.

Petals and Peacocks lipstick is such a fierce fuchsia pink, but unfortunately I am teasing you by wearing it as it was a limited edition colour released over two years with the MAC Liberty of London collection. Although knowing what MAC is like, I am positive we shall be seeing this shade re-promoted some time soon. However, to fill the void in the meantime, make sure you enter my Illamasqua competition, to be in with a chance of winning Eurydice – a stunning, hot pink lipstick. Ten of my readers will win one!

I am so happy it is Friday and we have the prospect of the long bank holiday ahead of us! What have you got planned for this extended weekend?

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34 Comments

  1. 4th May 2012 / 8:20 pm

    I love the necklace looks lovely 🙂 xx

  2. 4th May 2012 / 9:04 pm

    This lipstick looks gorgeous on you! Loving your shirt and necklace xo

  3. 4th May 2012 / 9:31 pm

    Oh my those are gorgeous! I've always loved chunky, statement jewellery but I have never really been able to find something that will match my style but these are fab! Great find! I love the blouse too, did you buy it recently? I might go and see if it's still about.

    Julz xx
    http://www.julzobsessions.blogspot.co.uk/

  4. 4th May 2012 / 10:49 pm

    this post is a total dream – adore the pearl beads, so stunning. The lippy is so intense it looks amazing, and the top is so cute.

    Love it all 🙂

    Mel
    http://www.mediamarmalade.com/

  5. 4th May 2012 / 11:21 pm

    This weekend catching up on blog posts and writing my own. Very pretty necklace. It would look great in winter with a faux fur gilet or cropped jacket. Beautiful.

  6. 4th May 2012 / 11:59 pm

    Your blouse is an absolute beaut and the necklace is lovely too! xx

  7. 5th May 2012 / 9:37 am

    I adore this necklace. H&M have really been pulling it out of the bag recently with accessories – I seem to have purchased about 10 necklaces in a couple of weeks. It looks fab over a complex collar too.

  8. 5th May 2012 / 10:43 am

    Devastated I never got chance to get that lipstick, such an amazing colour! Loving your necklace it looks great with that blouse 🙂

  9. 5th May 2012 / 10:55 am

    Loving the opulence of this necklace teamed with the funkiness of the lipstick… you look fab x

  10. 5th May 2012 / 11:26 am

    That blouse is gorgeous! and the lipstick also look amazing xx

  11. 5th May 2012 / 1:37 pm

    love your lipstick! your shirt is so pretty xxx
    Beth

  12. 5th May 2012 / 2:08 pm

    I loveeee this necklace! So pretty! x

  13. 5th May 2012 / 3:47 pm

    Love both blouse and necklace – great combo!!

  14. 5th May 2012 / 3:48 pm

    Wow, gorgeous photos Milly!! Love the blouse and necklace xx

  15. 5th May 2012 / 5:19 pm

    This is my FAVOURITE lipstick and I still wear it at least 3 times a week! Lol! x

  16. 5th May 2012 / 6:08 pm

    Waouuuuw, I LOVE your necklace!

  17. 5th May 2012 / 8:09 pm

    Lovely necklaces!

    Petals and Peacocks is one of my fave lipsticks, looks great on you!

    beautyonablogx.blogspot.com

    🙂 xx

  18. 7th May 2012 / 2:20 am

    ohh my goshh!!what a perfect pearl necklaces you have there! its astonishing! It is perfect with your skin tone.

  19. 7th May 2012 / 6:59 pm

    I love your necklace and blouse!

  20. 8th May 2012 / 8:51 am

    this is gorgeous, it looks so expensive !

  21. 8th May 2012 / 9:27 pm

    love it your gorgeous! come check out my blog tooo <3

  22. 11th May 2012 / 9:06 pm

    @julianne – I bought it last year but hopefully you might still find something similar 🙂

    x