What Would you Wear in…?

spanish flowers in the sun

los gallardos southern spain

colourful flowers southern spain

yellow houses andalusia spain

vera spain bullring

Spain?

What would you wear in Southern Spain? A palm tree print pair of shorts and a straw hat perhaps? How about to Morocco, Paris or Provence? If you’re like me, you’ll end up packing your suitcase full of pieces that remind you of the place, be it something that you think the locals might wear or a brand that originates there. Send me to Sweden and I’ll try and rock my most edgy outfit a la Stockholm Street Style.

mini cacti

palm tree leaves

southern spain

The Travel Issue

I’ve created a new guide over on Myzine, a magazine style blogging platform where I’ve featured my top 5 outfits in my favourite places I visited last year. You can shop the looks and find out where to stay, what to do and most importantly, ideas of how to dress the part when you’re there!

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Please do pop over and ‘like’ my Travel Issue Myzine (just click the Facebook like button) if you think it’s cool and I might just win a prize for producing the best one the launch of their website! Big fat Shiny thanks from me!

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Do you know the way to…

san jose spain

spain san jose beach sea travel

white moorish houses on the coast of spain san jose

spanish holiday outfit

colourful southern spain san jose

john lewis silver backpack leather

beautiful white spanish houses villas andalusia

spanish beaches and bar tavern

cute dog and cacti in spain san jose

southern spain san jose

The Spanish Seaside

My little mini break to Andalusia in southern Spain last month may have been my 4th time in the region but I still hadn’t ticked off visiting the quintessentially Spanish coastal town of San José. (cue singing the Dionne Warwick song in your head…) I couldn’t wait to wander around the cute cacti-lined paths and catch glimpses of the sea between quaint white houses.

Luckily, after a long drive down the mountains and through the endless Cabo de Gata nature reserve, those dreamy sights were just what we got. After cooing over a cute old doggy and stopping at every front door dreaming of owning my own sugar cube house, the sky opened and down plopped the rain.

Before we had time to run away, an astonishing flood of orange light spread over the mountains ahead and two rainbows appeared over the sea – absolutely jaw-danglingly beautiful! San José gives you more than you ask for, it’s a pretty enchanting place!

lazy oaf palm tree t-shirt summer holiday print

tapas bar in spain san jose

pastel summer holiday outfit

spanish holiday blogger

sunset in andalusia travel to spain

sunset on the mountains spain san jose

T-shirt – Lazy Oaf / Skirt – Asos / Jacket – Asos / Rucksack – John Lewis (tan version) / Trainers – Converse / Scrunchie – Scrunchie Market

Have you been to Andalusia? If you’re planning a trip to Southern Spain then take a look at what else I wore on holiday.

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Hazy Andalusia

sunset in spain

hazy grasses at sunset southern spain

red hair girl sunset

sheer ombre blouse asos

palm leaves and grasses in Spain

lashes of London floral bomber jacket

Andalucia

So I popped to Spain the other week. You know, a quick 3 day jaunt in-out-done. I realised that may as well have gone on a trip to the other side of London when my best friends commented on my palm tree instagrams with ‘oh this is where she is!’ and ‘Spain what?!’ Oops.

My Dad, Brother and I managed to pack in a productive schedule despite the short number of hours that our feet were on Andalusian soil for. On the first evening, I managed to just about catch the last of the sun as it sunk below the goats in the grasses. What a luxury to have been able to wear but a little pair of shorts and sheer blouse – Spring, make way for Summer!

slouchy turquoise ombre shirt hazy summer

hazy flowy sheer shirt mint turquoise outfit

plastic flowers embellished shorts in mint for summer

asos turquoise tassel purse

turquoise floral summer outfit

asos turquoise and gold metal sandals

southern span goat herders

Shorts – ASOS / Blouse – ASOS / Sandals – ASOS / Jacket – Lashes of London / Purse – ASOS / Necklace – Johnny Loves Rosie

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