Greetings from Weston Super-Mare

>Welcome to Weston!

After Glastonbury festival a couple of weeks ago, I stuck around at my best friends house in Somerset and went for the most marvellous day trips together. I shan’t tell you too much about this seemingly sunny resort (it was a disgusting climate when we arrived and only looked like this at the very end!) as I will do another post on that. I just couldn’t wait to show you this outfit which is now my sea-side attire for life. I was a bit glum that I couldn’t find a shop to find a matching paper bag of sweets. But I did have a fresh donut to make up for it!

The previous day, I had gone to a charming little vintage shop called WooHoo in Shepton Mallet and bought this skirt for just £10. It doesn’t actually fit round my waist but a good scarf fixed that! I love the huge pockets. Thanks Carrie for donating me other bits of clothing and taking these lovely photos! p.s It was so gusty that the majority of oldies along the pier could inform me I was wearing green knickers. Tut tut.

Both us girls tried doing vintage up-dos but the weather saw that they were quickly eradicated. Despite that, we felt quite the outcasts among the elderly population. I like to think we sparked memories in our vintage inspired outfits! Oh yeah.. and this guy? He just wanted to get in the shots and in return kindly called me Sandy.

Skirt – WooHoo Vintage / Shoes – Sweedish Hasbeens (Carries) / Top – Vintage (Carries) / Jacket – (Carries) / Star Cardie – New Look / Glasses – Next / Bag – A|Wear
  • Rebecca Tan December 28, 2012 at 1:11 AM

    I simply love this post!!!! the colours, the poses, the outfit. perfection!

    I love weston-super-mere! I used to go a lot as a kid and went during the summer this year and I still love it!

    big blog love

    rebecca xxxx

  • Lil July 18, 2011 at 8:01 PM

    >I LOVE this post! Your outfit is so fun! Being from Bristol I spent many a summers day on the muddy sands of Weston Super Mare, it brings back lots of fond memories! Xx

  • LoveIsBrightAndYourMySunShine July 18, 2011 at 7:25 PM

    >i love the last pic 😀

  • Harriet July 11, 2011 at 3:28 PM

    >You look totally gorgeous! I love your skirt – what a bargain!

  • Dominique July 11, 2011 at 7:36 AM

    >You look stunning!!!
    The colours look awesome together and I love love love the skirt!!


  • Maria July 10, 2011 at 5:50 PM

    >You look absolutely LOVELY, the colours are perfect for the beach! Lol at that guy too, what a stud! 😛

    Maria xxx

  • Adele July 10, 2011 at 5:37 PM

    >so many skirts iv loved and left behind because they didnt quite fit.. will buy more scarves instead! x

  • Maya July 10, 2011 at 4:22 PM

    >Looks like you had so much fun! love the skirt 🙂 x

  • Pippa July 9, 2011 at 8:58 PM

    >You look absolutely stunning 🙂
    That skirt is gorgeous and your images make it look like such a fun day! xxx

  • wardrobeblock July 9, 2011 at 8:04 PM

    >I've never been, although everyone calls me weston-super-mare as my surname is weston. Hilarious. I love your outfit!

  • San July 9, 2011 at 4:37 PM

    >Yes, the postcard is truly amazing. I really thought it is a real one.

    Looks like you've had tons of fun. Fantastic.

    Enjoy your weekend.


  • Madeline Quaint July 9, 2011 at 2:25 PM

    >Great pictures, I especially love the postcard you made. 🙂
    Also, I love your sandals!

  • The Style PA July 9, 2011 at 1:48 PM

    >Amazing pictures, love your outfit too!

  • danniekate July 9, 2011 at 9:39 AM

    >oh miss nicholls! you look so lovely! haha, that guy sounds like a joker xx

  • Susie July 9, 2011 at 9:21 AM

    >I love the first postcard picture–it's so cute! And I had never thought of fixing a skirt with a too big waist with a scarf–genius! Hope you have a great weekend, Lucy!

  • July 9, 2011 at 9:10 AM

    >Amazing outfits, it looks like such a fun day – but you've ruined my illusion with your talk of bad weather prior to this!

    Your new friend is hilarious. Did you recommend he start his own blog?

  • the style crusader July 9, 2011 at 12:18 AM

    >That's so funny! I was totally going to say you looked straight out of Greece! This is such an incredible look Lucy! When you tweeted the photo from this I couldn't wait to see the whole post. I think this is one of my favourite outfits of yours! The photos are gorgeous and I seriously seriously want that pink bag! xx

  • Jo July 8, 2011 at 11:16 PM

    >It looks amaaaazing! Goodness, I am envious of the weather! I love your swedish hasbeens too! The pastel blue ones are my absolute favourites!

    Lost in the Haze