Wednesday, 9 March 2016

New York Outfit: Waterfall



*CLERKENWELL MEDIUM GRAB BAG; c/o RADLEY / *BELTED GREY WATERFALL COAT, KNITTED HAT: MISSGUIDED / HIGH NECK CREAM JUMPER: ZARA / BLUE JONI JEANS: TOPSHOP / *POINTED ANKLE BOOTS: c/o NEW LOOK 

So this is the third and final outfit I'll be posting from New York and after this I'll be back to the boring backdrop of my lil old hometown (sobs). This outfit is definitely one that you'd imagine seeing in the city; the grey waterfall coat is an absolute classic for keeping warm and looking stylish in freezing temperatures and teamed with the navy and cream hues, it stays simple but is by no means boring.








You may have noticed that in each of my New York outfits, I'm wearing the same pair of boots *shock horror!* but that is one of my main tips for city break dressing; find one pair of versatile and comfortable shoes that you can take with you. Shoes can be very heavy, especially if you're travelling in the winter months, and they can take up a lot of your luggage allowance. I wore these boots to travel in as well meaning they didn't take up any space at all and I had more room in my case for the essentials (as well as room to bring back half of Sephora with me). 

I love the colour theme in this outfit. The soft grey of the coat, the dark navy of the Radley bag and the washed blue of the Joni jeans all work perfectly together to create the perfect toned down city break outfit. The coat is a recent purchase of mine from Missguided, a brand I've been turning to more and more for coats, and as it comes in at just £30 this is an absolute steal. It's not overly thick so it'll take me right through Spring as well as the colder months but what I love most about it is that I can layer it with thicker jumpers. A lot of thick coats can't be put over the top of heavy jumpers as they can make you feel constricted so this one is perfect for layering. It's also super light so can easily fit in any suitcase! 

Watch out for my New York photo diaries coming next week - there are some fabulous views that should not be missed!

Amy x
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12 comments

  1. You look absolutely amazing, I love your coat and colourful beanie so much! <3

    Andini xx | Adventures of an Anglophile 

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  2. I love this outfit! I have this coat in the shorter version and I literally wear it everyday! x

    www.shayholly.co.uk

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  3. So chic Amy, I love how simple yet gorgeous this outfit is x

    holljc.blogspot.co.uk

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  4. Love the coat its gorgeous xoxo
    http://katecloset.blogspot.co.uk/

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  5. I love this outfit, such a casual but classy look! & all your instagram posts and pictures of New York are making me miss the city so much!x
    Holly x
    The Twins' Wardrobe

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  6. I am full-on in love with that coat! It's gorgeous!

    Meg | A Little Twist Of…

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  7. Absolutely love that coat! Love the bobble hat too, the whole outfit is so classic.
    Amy xx Call Me Amy

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  8. so nice look ;-0)


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  9. I have this coat in black from BooHoo and I love it! It's been my go to coat all Winter. They really do add a lot to your outfit. Hope you've had a fab time in New York xx

    www.chanellejade.co.uk

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  10. Love this look, the coat is such a gorgeous shade of grey.

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  11. That coat is stunning and you look amazing xo

    Emily | emsalice.com

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