Marbled

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I know I’ve been whinging about how rubbish the sales have been this year, but after paying ASOS a visit last week I actually ended up getting quite a little haul of things, this Gestuz dress being one of them. I’m a huge fan of the brand & couldn’t pass this up at 70% off, even though I was a little unsure of the tie-dye, marbled print to begin with. It was one of those pieces that as soon as I tried it on I didn’t want to take it off again, it’s super soft, drapes beautifully & the print is much subtler than I originally thought.

I’d been looking for a pair of casual, comfortable, go with anything wedges for the longest time. So, when I went along to the Finsk sample sale before Christmas & saw two perfect pairs, I couldn’t help myself from getting both. You’ve already seen the laced ones, but then I realised I haven’t shown this pair off yet! I love that they are basic enough to work with everything in my wardrobe, but they also have so many subtle little details that quietly make a real statement. The tiny notch in the back of the wedge & the double stud fastening are my favourite parts. Sometimes it’s the little things that make all the difference.

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28 Comments

  1. Posted 22.02.2013 at 2:31 pm | Permalink

    Sometimes tie dye can be hit and miss but this dress is lovely and like you say quite subtle. The wedges are incredible! x

  2. Posted 22.02.2013 at 6:56 pm | Permalink

    Damn, I love those Finsk wedges!

  3. Posted 22.02.2013 at 9:34 pm | Permalink

    You always look amazing Steph, and I have real wardrobe envy! I’ve never seen black look so good in so many different ways. You’re definitely an inspiration, every time I see how you’ve styled up your outfits I feel inspired to step out of my comfort zone and try something new (I’m working on it, it takes time to stop wearing those much-loved comfort zone jeans and slouchy jumper haha :)). Your marbled dress is gorgeous, and subtle like you said. I clicked through to Gestuz on Asos – another brand to covet! Asos has the best reductions and discounts, I think it must be where the majority of my money goes. Last weekend when they held a 50% off high street brands limited-time-only sale, I had to snap up an Oasis dip-dye cardigan at half price. Asos is bad for my bank balance – but probably my favourite place to shop online :) xx

    • Posted 01.03.2013 at 2:12 pm | Permalink

      Aw, Hannah, that’s so lovely, thankyou! :) I agree, ASOS is soo bad for my bank account too! It’s too easy when all of your favourite brands & labels are in the same place, not to mention with free delivery & returns! Plus, like you said their sales are ridiculously amazing too!

  4. Posted 23.02.2013 at 12:56 am | Permalink

    Your dress is so pretty, I love anything marble print! Your new shoes are lovely too xxx

  5. Posted 23.02.2013 at 8:35 am | Permalink

    Steph, I’m glad that you found such great pieces during the sales and the sculptural platform are so you! Can you believe that I discovered ASOS only recently and thanks to blogging?! They have some amazing pieces and I have my eyes on a couple of printed skirts…Have a nice w-e, Caterina

    • Posted 01.03.2013 at 2:16 pm | Permalink

      No way! I’ve been addicted to ASOS for so long now, especially since they started stocking indie & designer labels, they have the best sales on them too making it even more tempting! I hope you get your skirts! :)

  6. Lauren
    Posted 23.02.2013 at 6:56 pm | Permalink

    This outfit is one I’m def cooing over today!

    (=’.’=)
    -Lauren at adorn la femme

  7. Posted 23.02.2013 at 8:34 pm | Permalink

    hey hun! These are so amazing purchases. The dress looks perfect on you and these wedges… ahhh… I think I want them in my wardrobe too!
    xxx

  8. Posted 24.02.2013 at 1:36 am | Permalink

    Thanks for introducing me to this brand, had a look on asos and there were loads of things I liked. Love these wedges too!

    Lauren

    livinginaboxx

  9. Posted 24.02.2013 at 2:25 pm | Permalink

    I absolutely LOVE those wedges! they look comfortable too? No the marbling effect is perfect for the all black definitely xx

    • Posted 01.03.2013 at 2:18 pm | Permalink

      They are incredibly comfortable! That’s why I love Finsk so much, they’re the perfect mix between looks & practicality, some of the comfiest pairs I have :)

  10. Posted 24.02.2013 at 5:37 pm | Permalink

    Wow, very edgy look! I had on something similar today – leather jacket and Cit bag, check it out! :)

    GREETINGS FROM DUBAI
    MRS JACK OF ALL TRADES DAILY
    http://mrsjackofalltradesdaily.blogspot.com/

  11. Posted 24.02.2013 at 7:37 pm | Permalink

    I love this outfit and those shoes are amazing!

    Maria xxx

  12. Posted 24.02.2013 at 11:11 pm | Permalink

    This outfit is divine, you always look so flawless! May I just drool at your feet, those shoes!!! Dreamy x

  13. Posted 24.02.2013 at 11:24 pm | Permalink

    i’m bit hesitant about tie dye myself, but this is so subtle! and those shoes are such a dream steph.. really nice finds.. and a finsk sample sale did you say!? very jealous :)

    • Posted 01.03.2013 at 2:19 pm | Permalink

      Yeah, I got an invite & couldn’t say no! These were £40 down from £300ish, soo worth the trip! :D

  14. Posted 25.02.2013 at 12:07 pm | Permalink

    Ah, I absolutely love this dress on you! Definitely a wise sale purchase. I need to sell some things so I can have a go in the sales! Gotta love the Finsk too, always a winner. x

  15. Posted 25.02.2013 at 2:52 pm | Permalink

    I like the unexpected details on your wedges!
    Heartbeats from //VIENNA WEDEKIND//

  16. Posted 25.02.2013 at 9:15 pm | Permalink

    love the all blk outfit! perfection! xO!
    http://www.thehautecookie.com

  17. Posted 26.02.2013 at 10:19 am | Permalink

    I’m loving those subtle little hints of awesomeness on your heels – especially the little cut out at the heel, super fierce. And that dress looks great on you, I’m really liking the tie-dye/marble effect plus I completely agree with you about the whole sales thing – it’s been a massive disappointment, especially in Australia, our ‘sales’ day on Boxing Day last year was an EPIC FAIL, nothing new was reduced nor was it further reduced, sigh, what’s the world coming to!

    Anyhoo hoping your week is a great one,
    SDMxx
    http://www.daringcoco.com

  18. Posted 26.02.2013 at 9:38 pm | Permalink

    I’m loving your asymmetrical jacket. After resisting the all black look this winter, I think I’m going to cave in. You do the all black look so well!

  19. Posted 27.02.2013 at 12:17 am | Permalink

    Wow, that dress is a great find! It suits you perfectly. But the shoes are even more incredible!!

    xx
    Sophisticated Lace

  20. Posted 27.02.2013 at 1:56 am | Permalink

    I love the marble print of the dress. It almost has a greenish grey color. I wish ASOS had an actual store in the US. I always hate buying thing online because I hate getting the wrong size then having to ship it make. So much effort! Plus I’m a type of person that likes to see the clothes in person…

    <3
    heather
    fashionistanygirl.com

  21. Posted 27.02.2013 at 8:39 am | Permalink

    i love your blog!!
    so interesting!

  22. Posted 28.02.2013 at 4:14 am | Permalink

    perfeeect all black everything! i always love me some gestuz!

    xo
    annette

  23. Posted 28.02.2013 at 12:15 pm | Permalink
  24. Posted 28.02.2013 at 3:28 pm | Permalink

    NEED to have those wedges! Love them! Just to let you know I have featured you in my latest ‘What Inspire’s Me’ post! I do one every month and I usually feature a blogger who I find inspiring….this month I’ve picked youuuuuuuuu :)

    My latest post ** February Fashion Inspiration **
    Lots of love, Mags xxx

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