Jubilee Inspired – Red, White & Blue

(Jeans – Similar, Sweater – Similar, Bag – Exact (on sale), Shoes – Similar)

The Queen’s Diamond Jubilee on Tuesday was somewhat of an inspiration to most people over here in England. Everywhere was sporting red, white and blue and flying the Union Jack to mark her 60 years in reign. I think it’s definitely a huge achievement to reach a Diamond Jubilee, so I was inspired to wear a red, white and blue outfit of my own!

I’m wearing my Ksubi Bright Blue skinny jeans, an All Saints white sweater/jumper, my ASH Bowie wedge sneakers and my Marc by Marc Jacobs Bars & Bells red bag.

It was such a shame that it was raining for most of it, but I suppose us Brits are more than used to the wet weather, so it doesn’t put a dampener (quite literally) on our plans lol! How did you all celebrate the Diamond Jubilee? Did you do anything fun? I watched the concert at Buckingham Palace on TV and loved that! I saw lots of street parties and festivals too!

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46 Comments

  1. June 8, 2012 / 8:29 pm

    cool outfit! πŸ™‚

    • Lorna
      June 8, 2012 / 8:30 pm

      Thanks Aylar πŸ™‚

    • Lorna
      June 8, 2012 / 8:56 pm

      She does have great style though so that counts πŸ™‚

    • Lorna
      June 8, 2012 / 9:56 pm

      Thanks irene!

    • Lorna
      June 8, 2012 / 10:11 pm

      Thanks Veronika πŸ™‚

  2. ALI
    June 8, 2012 / 10:25 pm

    Keeping up with Jubilee traditions? Lovely outfit, nice colours, I think the Queen would be proud LOL x

    • Lorna
      June 8, 2012 / 10:26 pm

      Ha ha, hopefully she would be!

    • Lorna
      June 8, 2012 / 10:27 pm

      Did you like it tori? It was pretty cool πŸ™‚

    • Lorna
      June 8, 2012 / 10:52 pm

      Thank you πŸ™‚ I will check it out πŸ™‚

  3. June 8, 2012 / 11:22 pm

    I saw quite few people who were definately inspired by The Queen’s Diamond Jubilee. πŸ™‚ Some outfits which I saw were so amazing that I wished that I had my camera to take pictures!hahahh
    By the way, I love your red bag!

    If you’ve got few minutes then do check out my blog http://www.letitbeslightlysimple.blogspot.co.uk ! It would be lovely if you would follow it πŸ™‚
    Sandra

    • Lorna
      June 8, 2012 / 11:51 pm

      Thank you Sandra! I saw some really cool ones too πŸ™‚ πŸ™‚

  4. June 8, 2012 / 11:59 pm

    Lovely outfit! Here because of the EURO 2012 football games everyone’s dressed white and red πŸ™‚ so patriotic πŸ˜‰

    • Lorna
      June 9, 2012 / 12:00 am

      Oh that’s cool πŸ™‚ Glad you like the outfit! πŸ™‚

    • Lorna
      June 9, 2012 / 4:49 am

      Thanks Irina!

    • Lorna
      June 9, 2012 / 10:49 am

      Thanks Bernadeth πŸ™‚

  5. June 9, 2012 / 2:52 pm

    I love these pics, they’re great! The party was going over here in Canada as well. Tea parties, parades and military salutes to celebrate Her Majesty’s reign.

    • Lorna
      June 9, 2012 / 3:48 pm

      Oh that’s great! Yeah she’s also the Queen of Canada isn’t she! And many other countries too! Glad you like the photos!

  6. June 10, 2012 / 2:54 am

    Well, I might get inspired by this outfit for the 4th of July! And I do envy you for having a colder weather than here; it’s too hot to be enjoyable!

    Love,
    S
    http://www.sonushka.com

    • Lorna
      June 10, 2012 / 2:55 am

      Thanks Sophie-Marie! Oh don’t envy the cold, I get so fed up of it. I want warm weather back lol!

    • Lorna
      June 10, 2012 / 12:19 pm

      Thanks so much Elena!

  7. June 10, 2012 / 12:29 pm

    Love your outfit. I actually have those jeans – they’re soo cute and comfy πŸ™‚

    • Lorna
      June 10, 2012 / 12:30 pm

      Thanks Sinead πŸ™‚ Oh that’s cool! They are great aren’t they!

  8. June 10, 2012 / 12:41 pm

    Love your style, your shoes are gorgeous¬!

    • Lorna
      June 10, 2012 / 12:44 pm

      Thanks Victoria!

  9. June 10, 2012 / 2:30 pm

    Totally gorgeous & patriotic, and man…that lipstick-bag is pure love

    thank you for commenting. Actually, I broke the twitter contact months afterwards and this was one of the main reasons. I didn’t feel confortable someone reading my tweets when he obviously was so much about getting $ from me. He’s one of those people who look cookiecutter cute but has a personality that doesn’t match the appearance.

    I’d love to follow you, btw πŸ˜€

    • Lorna
      June 10, 2012 / 2:44 pm

      Glad you like it πŸ™‚ And that makes sense about the Twitter guy, some people can just push things too far and use people which is not fair at all. I’m glad you cut him off!

    • Lorna
      June 10, 2012 / 2:48 pm

      Thank you Sabine πŸ™‚ Yeah I can follow you back!

  10. Adam
    June 10, 2012 / 3:12 pm

    A very nice colourful outfit! I love the added flag too! πŸ™‚

    • Lorna
      June 10, 2012 / 3:14 pm

      Thanks Adam πŸ™‚

    • Lorna
      June 10, 2012 / 3:27 pm

      Thank you Maria!

  11. June 10, 2012 / 4:06 pm

    πŸ˜€ I love those shoes. I keep hearing people say sneaker wedges look funny but I think they’re so cute! Especially the ones designed for See by Chloe. Have you seen them? :X They’re adorable!

    Yasmeen
    Castle Fashion

    • Lorna
      June 10, 2012 / 4:11 pm

      Yeah I have seen them! I think they are cute too! I chose the ASH ones though since I have bigger feet and other ones, especially Isabel Marant, would make my feet look huge lol! I love them though πŸ™‚

  12. June 10, 2012 / 6:18 pm

    I love your shoes! The whole outfits is great! Awesome

    xoxo
    Paula
    blush-paula.blogspot.ca

    • Lorna
      June 10, 2012 / 6:33 pm

      Thank you Paula!

  13. kalpana
    June 16, 2012 / 5:26 am

    loooove it lorna! great outfit!!

    • Lorna
      June 16, 2012 / 10:16 am

      Thank you kalpana!

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