The Look: London Calling

 
Fingers: Numb. Toes: Numb. Ears: Numb.

Although I love my tropical Australian habitat, England I am happy to see you! Today I'm visiting my countries capital in some cold-weather trends I've been Pinning for far too long...










Cape: Primark
Boots: ASOS (Shop here)
Gloves: Vintage
Bangle: The Peach Box (Shop here)*
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'You sound like yar from Landan!', says every single Australian person ever.
**Rolls eyes**

'Actually...erm I'm from the other side of the country.' Gotta love those crazy Bruce's and Sheilas!

I've been acting as a British tour guide to my Australian other half (who doesn't understand socks- bless him) and earlier this week we hit the big smoke of London town!

I think that nothing really beats London when it comes to England; you have the Medieval architecture of 'The Tower of London', the bustling political district and the sheer beauty of Westminster Abbey.

The highlight of the day had to be an evening trip on The London Eye. The city scape really does look like a twinkling metropolis after dark! Plus: Who is totally over their fear of heights? **Slyly raises hand**

I'm going to sound like the craziest, whiniest, ungrateful fashionista here, but I really miss Winter dressing. Although all of my limbs may be suffering from questionable frost bite, at least I get to be creative with my wardrobe! There's something really cool about layering different shapes and textures. Hey; there's only so many ways you can style denim shorts!

Today I layered up in a chunky knit jumper and a cosy Primarni cape! I've been wanting to try out this seasons cape obsession for so long now- so England is the perfect, albeit frosty, excuse.

However, my favorite part of my look has to be my beautiful new black leather and rose gold Marc Bale watch, courtesy of The Peach Box. It goes perfectly with the its-so-pretty-i-could-die 'Roman Empress Bangle' in rose gold. If you want your own arm party, you can get 15% off all product from The Peach Box using the code 'mb-thedailyluxe'.

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In the mean time, I'll do my best not to transform into an icicle.

Rachel
xoxo

51 comments:

  1. Amazing pics!
    Baci,
    Marina
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  2. Cool layering dear
    I love the top with the hoodie.
    Such a lovely look for London.

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  3. Hope you have a great time with your family, and keep yourself warm! I am about to go back home (Bangkok) next week, so I will be able to see my family too <3

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  4. Beautiful photos! I hope you had an amazing time and you aren't too frozen! :) xx

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  5. I love the cape and the way you paired the bangle and watch, looks so nice! nice photos also :)

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  6. Beautiful pics! I want to visit London someday :D
    xoxo ♥

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  7. Gloomy London afternoon :) I am sure London looks stunning in the evening from the London Eye. Your photos are beautiful and the cape looks so pretty on you! xx

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  8. Beautiful photos! I love your outfit and the gorgeous watch!

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  9. You look absolutely incredible Rach :D Hahaha the fumes of London, what a warm welcome back :D! ah trust me you'll be glad that you don't live here, the coldness is becoming worse and worse by the day! Today was absolutely freeezing it felt like below - haha :D I absolutely love your cape & accessories you look gorgeous!

    I hope next time you come to London I'll get to see you <3 :)

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  10. You travel with Style dear! I love London <3
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  11. Awesome sthle from head to toe!
    Happy new year!! Xo

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  12. you look great

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  13. Beautiful photos Dear! Hope you had an amazing time... and ur outfit is so lovely
    Xoxo, neha

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  14. The cape and the accessories are so pretty! xxx

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  15. Lovely photos, nice bracelet!

    Happy New Year dear :)
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  16. what a lovely post my dear
    and thanks so much for the comment
    lovely :)
    with love your AMELY ROSE

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  17. I really like this.


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  18. You look absolutely stunning!! I love the styling and the layering which is both classy and edgy! I also love the cold weather because one gets to style different outfits for a fabulous look. You look like a true London beauty#stunning!
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  19. Already saw your post on instagram but I couldn't resist looking through more of those snaps!Amazing outfit!

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  20. Beautiful shots! Love the mix of neutrals in this outfit!
    xMC
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  21. Love your watch and bangle! How did your other half get on without socks in the English winter? Haha. It's actually been cold for the past couple of days by me and now I don't know what to do since it was so unseasonably warm before that.

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  22. I love your cape!
    I can't wait to visit London again!
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  23. Nice watch and cape :)
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  24. You look amazing. I am totaly in love with your style.Beautiful pics!
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  25. I love the colour of that cosy cape! The thing I like about Winter dressing is getting to wear hats more often

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  26. I hope you both had fun! I also hope you lent him a pair of socks haha, It's been so cold lately. I'm loving the bracelet and watch. They're so stunning!

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  27. Beautiful location and perfect accessories! You look absolutely stunning and chic! Gorgeous as usual! Have a lot of fun!
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  28. This ensemble is fabulous and I love the choice of rose gold accessories. Great style girlie!

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  29. I love your cape and you wore this outfit so well!!
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  30. Gorgeous pictures! You look absolutely beautiful as always. Love your watch!
    Xox, Raysa

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  31. such a chic look! love the outfit and the photos of course<3
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  32. Oh my gosh friend, I love this! Gorgeous cape and pretty jewelry details, too!!!1


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  33. Amazing pictures dear,you look so pretty too!!!
    London is magic...love it.
    Kisses
    Ale
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  34. You look so pretty dear!
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  35. Riding the London Eye was one of my favourite things to do in London as well. I love your outfit by the way, great style!

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  36. How gorgeous!Have fun in London babe! Hope you have a fabulous weekend ahead!
    Much love, Len
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  37. I hope you're having a fantastic time in London Rachel - I've no doubt you won't miss the chilly weather when you return to Australia though haha! You really suit this buckled cape and oh my gosh, what a perfect watch :)

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  38. You look absolutely stunning! I love the pictures of the watch and the navy color of your cape <33

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  39. Looking very stylish dear! I adore this whole look!

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  40. How fun to explore London! I love your cape :)

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  41. You look amazing.I am totaly in love with your style.Beautiful pics!
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  42. Beautiful photos! I live in London and I agree, it is really cold!! .x

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  43. Oh this is absolutely beautiful one of my favourite cosy outfits from you, so well put together and gorgeous accessories xxx

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  44. What a gorgeous watch! I love the coat too ;)

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  45. Ahh these photos are making me want to visit London. I bet you won't be missing the cold once you head back to Ausi, which again super jealous that it's summer for you:p. Either way you did such an amazing job with your winter attire and I love that coat paired with your knitted turtle neck.

    Hope u had a great time with your family Rachel. I'm loving all ur photos from your trip.

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  46. Great pictures...It seams you had an amazing time...
    Love your travel look
    xx
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