Vacay

So I’m back from a two week Vacay in Portugal (big sigh). The weather consisted of heatwave followed by extreme wind and then cloud. First world British weather problems !!!! Luckily I did manage to squeeze in some tannage time…..We stayed at the Oriental hotel which is right on the seafront.  Our room had the most amazing view of the beach.

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I also entered Glamour to go competition whilst I was away. This is a monthly competition that the magazine runs where by you take a picture of yourself in a glamourous location holding the latest glamour magazine.  So fingers crossed #win

unnamed (1)Of course I took wayyyy too many outfits but here are my favourite outfits from the holiday……….

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Beach wear consisted of mixing and matching this year. I’d like to be able to afford Heidi Klein and Melissa Odabashi however my teeny weeny holiday budget doesn’t permit unfortunately.

  • Top £5 in the sale from H and M.  I cant find it on the website but here is the current collection
  • Bottoms from Calvin Klein – old bought last year.
  • Flower print bikini from George at Asda buy here

Portugal is fairly relaxed therefore kaftans and sarongs are not essential.  I recently purchased this St Tropez dress from Williams and Griffin in Colchester. By the way if you haven’t visited the store you must as they are having a refurb and the store looks amazing with lots of uber cool brands.

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Saint tropez is a new brand for me and I absolutely love the collection.

  • Dress from Saint tropez buy here in blue.

Every holiday requires a few maxi dresses.

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  • Hat bought from Oysho buy here

The hat was a holiday purchase from Portimao’s main shopping centre, Aqua  The Aqua shopping centre is an essential visit as it has Primark, Sephora  to name just a few. Prices are also very reasonable.

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  •  Breton stripe top from Primark
  • unnamed (6)White shorts from H and M
  • Flip flops from Adidas, latest collection is here

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  • Top from Primark
  • Skirt from Florence and Fred
  • Bag from Parfois as per previous
  • Shoes from buy here from TKMaxx

And finally (does sad face) all good things come to an end, and it was time to head home.

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@PARFOIS_ @hm @hmunitedkingdom @Primark @fashionpillsES  @aquaportimao @adidas

 @leftiesofficial @glamourmag @tdhotels @FandFclothing @williegees @CalvinKlein @Sephora

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