Sunday, August 14, 2011

OOTW in Cavan

This weekend my boyfriend and I celebrated our first anniversary together (collective awww hehe) and Will treated me to the weekend in in Farnham Estate in Cavan.  The hotel itself is gorgeous.  It's in the middle of nowhere so it's peaceful and quiet and has a golf course for any golf fans out there.  The hotel has also won numerous awards for its spa.  We mainly spent time in the indoor and outdoor infinity pool which was so relaxing and in their different steam rooms.  If anyone is looking for a rosemantic get away with the other half or a a couple of days to treat your friends or your mother, I would definitely recommend this place.

I took some pictures of what I wore while I was down there to share with you ladies :)


This is what I wore for the trip down.  Suit jacket I got in Oxfam on George's Street in Dublin for €10.  Its a Next blazer and its about 2 sizes too small, so I won't be fastening it any time soon, but it looks really nice left open.  Jeans I got about 4 years ago in Topshop for about €60, t-shirt I got from Old Navy years ago for about $5, brown boots I got in a small shop in Spain for €20, belt is purple with gold studs I got in Penneys last week for €2 and the bag is Lucky Brand I got in Macys about 3 years ago for around $150.


After swimming and working up an appetite it was time for dinner (which was yum!).  Dress is Lucky Brand I got in Woodbury Commons Outlets outside New York for $69, sandals I got in Spain for €20, brown leather and silver bracelet is also from Spain for €20, earrings I got in Austria a couple of years ago for about €5 and handbag is Lucky Brand from Macys for about $90.


Forever 21 can be very hit and miss when it comes to their clothes.  Something about this dress caught my eye, even though I wasn't sure if I liked it or not, but when I tried it on I loved it.  The material is so comfy and soft and I love the neck-line and the pockets too.  Plus it was on sale for €13.95.  Shoes I got about 2 years ago in Banbridge just outside Newry for £15.  Found them recently at the back of my wardrobe and thought they would be perfect with the dress.  I'm on a hunt for nude shoes with a 2 inch heel if anyone knows of any?


Thanks for reading
Joanne


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13 comments

  1. The patchwork bag is fabulous and I love your maxi dress xx

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  2. I love your style, I would wear everything you showed in this post!!

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  3. You look great in them all and I love your patch work bag.

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  4. @Sciencegeek & @cornflakegirl - I love my patchwork bag too.. colours means it can go with everything but small items can get lost in it cos its so big :)

    @adorebubbles - thanks so much for the comment. Never thought I had a "style" and was nervous when I started posting pics of what I bought or what I was wearing in case people thought it was all awful :)

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  5. Style to me is not following trends and your outfits are all put together with really nice pieces that show off your personality :D

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  6. @adorebubbles - Aww ur so right :)

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  7. LOVE the maxi dress, you look fab!!

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  8. I love how you've put all your outfits together and that some of it is stuff you have for a while.
    I've turned into a chucking stuff out type person and have lived to regret a few moments of chucking madness!! :)

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  9. I love all of the outfits! You truly have an awesome fashion sense. :)

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  10. Aw, I was in that hotel last year and thought it was amazing!!
    My favorite part was the amazing breakfast!!
    Love your cream wedges!!

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  11. Like your dress! Very casual but also elegant ;)

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  12. Thanks girls for all your kind comments. @una - brekkie was amazing! YUM!

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