Flirty Florals

asos floral a-line dress outfit

huckleberry' ice cream sign margate

asos floral a-line dress outfit

asos floral a-line dress outfit

vintage bags shop margate

asos floral a-line dress outfit

asos floral a-line dress outfit ombre hair

colourful henley rowing lifering 1912 vintage shop margate

fun novelty asos bag

asos floral a-line dress outfit

margate colourful houses seafront

white asos mid heel sandals colourful buoys for sale margate


I Heart Margate

Oh Margate, I sparkly-pink-heart-emoji you. Your cute little vintage shops, shiny new modern art museum and of course, Dreamland makes me feel just like that; being in a dream, a makebelieve land that I quite happily won’t wake up from. Now I know, I’m totally jumping on the London to Margate band wagon (well let’s say hour and a half long train) what with Betty Magazine, TimeOut and Stylist all hailing it as the new weekend getaway destination in good old Blighty. But stereotyping and cynicism aside, it genuinely is a great place to visit for everyone, offering up everything from blue sea to blue sky.

I’ll be doing a whole post on Dreamland but first, here’s where my Blogging pals Kristabel and Kim spent our morning. If you’re taking a trip then take time to explore shops around the little old streets like Breuer & Dawson, art and design shops like Lombard Street Gallery and interiors like Etcetera. Grab a hip lunch in Roost and head to the Grayson Perry exhibition. It’s a must see.

As for my outfit, I couldn’t resist wearing this flirty a-line dress from ASOS in the hope that colourful Margate would come forward with some strong backdrops (it did!) the bag had to be done, it’s the seaside, Love! And these slip-on mules cemented a retro vibe. Stay tuned for a super sweet Dreamland outfit!


asos floral a-line dress outfit hair blowing

margate yellow cute old shop

shopping the vintage shops in Margate

margate modern art museum entrance

asos floral a-line dress outfit

roost chicken shevles margate
cool metal colourful chairs in chicken restaurant roost in margate


roost chicken chalkboard sign blue walls margate

margate roost chicken lunch

asos floral a-line dress outfit ace card novelty bag

asos floral a-line dress outfitmargate seafood stand blue sky seaside town

bloggers in margate: kristabel, lucy and kim london


What I Wore in Margate

Dress – ASOS / Bag – ASOS / Sandals – ASOS / Earrings – Toolally / Belt – Vintage


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  • Laura September 7, 2015 at 5:01 PM

    That outfit is absolutely gorgeous! I think I’m in love – especially with the dress and the bag! But I love the shoes too! Gahh. Going to spy them in ASOS now haha..

    Laura // Middle of Adventure

    • Lulu September 12, 2015 at 6:18 PM

      Do it! 😉 Glad you like it – thank you!

  • Amanda August 28, 2015 at 2:56 PM

    Wow what a beautiful dress! But what it makes it more beautiful its your smile =)

  • Lizzy August 26, 2015 at 5:32 PM

    You look amazzinggg! You have the most infectious smile, I am grinning to myself while looking at this post (which makes me look like a nutter I’m sure!)

    Shot From The Street | Fashion Blog

  • Claire August 26, 2015 at 1:26 PM

    I can’t get enough of this dresses gorgeous, bright and bold floral print! Away to add it to my wishlist now <3

    Gisforgingers xx

  • Saskia August 26, 2015 at 1:15 PM

    You guys look fab! I really really heart that bag (pun totally and utterly intended).

    Saskia /

  • Paige August 25, 2015 at 10:19 PM

    The colours, the dress, the photos – everthing is so perfect!! Favourite post of yours to date!! Loveeeeee

  • winnie August 25, 2015 at 10:15 PM

    These pics are super cute and that dress is so eye catching and fun! I love that first photo of you especially Lucy, you’re looking gorgeous in these pics!