9.4.17

Sunshine, Emotions & Ted Baker Boots #ad



The sunshine just manages to lift your mood, doesn't it? It makes me want to get up in the morning, get to work, get out the house and be productive... but, similarly, it also makes me just want to dance round all day, listening to cheesy pop songs and singing at the top of my lungs, which isn't very productive at all, is it? haha





I took these photos today (despite being incredibly hungover and tired from a very fun night out last night) because the sun was shining through my window, the lighting was sooo bloody gorgeous and I simply just couldn't waste my day away by sitting and not taking advantage of it.

That's the thing, sunshine always seems to have a great affect one me. It can really pull me out of a downward spiral or just make me feel fresher and more awake.





You see, despite how fun it was to take these blog photos and dress up in my pretty Nobody's Child dress and my swanky Ted Baker boots, it only took me away from my bad thoughts (because, yes, I've not been having that great of a time at the moment) for a very short amount of time. I felt fun and giggly whilst prancing round my room and trying to get the perfect shots, but as soon as I sat back and basically just came back to reality, I remembered all the things that have been getting me down recently.






I've been feeling a lot of different emotions as of late. I'm not going to divulge in why or anything in this blog post, but basically, I feel like time is whizzing by so quickly and I've been soooo crazy busy - I think I've not had much time to get my head straight after certain things or rest properly.

I've been working so hard and trying to do so many things, that sometimes I forget that I need to look after little ol' me and keep myself sane.

I do feel like I've slipped backwards a bit in some senses recently, but, hey, like I said, the sunshine, even if only for a short while, has definitely been helping to cheer me up a little bit.




Another thing that has for sure been helping to cheer me up a little bit recently, are these gorgeous Ted Baker boots. Ted Baker contacted me a few weeks ago and I was honestly so excited by the email. They let me chose from a selection of their shoes and, as the heeled boot lover that I am, I just had to pick these!





These are the Lorca Leather Ankle Boots in the Tan colour, and I really truly love them!

I usually find that I grab more for black or darker boots, but I thought I'd try something new with these and try and incorporate a bit of something different for once. And, I have to say, I do really like the look of them. It's a nice little addition of colour to an outfit and they're such a nice colour for Spring/Summer time. 

The wooden heel is really cool and the gold detailing on the front and the zip is gorgeous. The contrasting heel and shoe make them all the more interesting and eye catching - just that little bit more fun!

They're super duper comfortable too, which is always a bonus (especially with me, as I literally cannot cope if shoes rub or hurt my feet!)





"Treat Yourself!"

Ted Baker have honestly got such a gorgeous selection of shoes at the moment, so if you've been feeling a bit pants like me, or simply just fancy treating yourself, then click HERE to head on over to their website and check them out! 

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10 comments:

  1. Hungover babe - are you sure? hehe you look AMAZING! So editorial and I know what you mean re the sun it always puts me in a better mood! xxx

    www.lurchhoundloves.com

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    1. I was VERY sure! haha! Thank you so much Charlotte! xx

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  2. You look absolutely inspiring. I am IN LOVE with the way you've photographed yourself/boots/dress here, the angles, the clarity! Plus the way you've kept the colours so vibrant, it's such a beautiful post to scroll through.
    The sun is just infectious isn't it! I hope you get well needed rest, and you know to message me if you need a chat! xxxx

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    1. Thank you so much Katerina! You're always so lovely to me! xxx

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  3. I swear, your posts are just the most inspiring to me right now! I adore this look, and the boots were a lovely pick.

    Amber - amberelb.com

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    1. Oh wow, that's such a compliment, thank you so much! xx

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  4. I say this on literally every post, but Hol you look bloomin' amazing! That dress suits you so much. You're totally killing it with your blog at the mo, it makes me so happy to see you doing so well with it. But, like you said, you should definitely make some time for you and treat yourself for all of your hard work!

    Soph xx

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    1. Oh Soph, I bloody love you! Thank you so much - I think I'm going to try and have some 'me' time today! xxxx

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  5. If that's what you look like hungover - pass me what you're drinking. That dress is bloody brilliant. Might have to get it myself.

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    1. Hahaha, thank you so much Kim! You'd look gorgeous in this dress! xxx

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