Raindrops of Sapphire x Fever London

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(Dress – Exact, Shoes – Exact & Similar, Ring – Similar, Watch – Similar)

When Fever London contacted me and asked me if I wanted to be a part of their new styling campaign, I got incredibly excited. It’s something different for me and out of my usual comfort zone, which is why I was more than happy to do it so that I could do something new and fun! They specialise in gorgeous vintage inspired dresses, which isn’t something I would normally wear, and they do it incredibly well! This is going to be a three part series because I’m styling this Hollis pencil dress in red in three different ways; work, evening and casual.

So, this is the look that I came up with first and it was work inspired. I don’t have a briefcase or a big tote that I would take to work as you know blogging is my full time job and I work from home, however I thought it might be fun to have a book with me as part of this outfit as I read a lot. This would definitely be something you could wear to the office too though! Work dresses come in all sorts of variations and I think this one mixes the perfect amount of sophistication with vibrancy to look beautiful. Initially I wasn’t sure on this style of dress, but after trying it on, I completely fell in love with it. I think it’s so pretty and it’s actually really flattering. As I’m quite small, it does come up really long on me, almost below my knees, so I did a little modification to it and shortened it so it suits my frame more.

I paired the red dress with my Christian Louboutin Pigalle shoes, my Olivia Burton butterfly watch and my Butler & Wilson lips ring. I wanted to keep everything simple and sleek to make sure it was suitable for office wear and I think it turned out ok. If you own a Fever London dress already then your luck is in! The brand is hosting a contest at the moment where you snap photos of yourself in a Fever London outfit and include #WearingFever when you upload it! They will be choosing a winner at the end of the month after the closing date on the 2nd June. Definitely get involved if you have one of their pretty dresses! The next look involving this dress that I share with you will be my evening outfit. What do you think of this one though? Comment and let me know!

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Written by Lorna Burford

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51 Comments

  1. May 18, 2014 / 8:16 pm

    You are so beautiful! <3

    • Lorna
      Author
      May 19, 2014 / 8:57 pm

      Thank you Oana!

  2. May 18, 2014 / 8:54 pm

    you look stunning

    • Lorna
      Author
      May 18, 2014 / 8:55 pm

      Thank you Amy!

    • Lorna
      Author
      May 18, 2014 / 10:10 pm

      Thank you!

  3. David
    May 18, 2014 / 10:28 pm

    Lovely Lady Lorna in red! 🙂

    • Lorna
      Author
      May 18, 2014 / 10:46 pm

      Thank you 🙂

    • Lorna
      Author
      May 18, 2014 / 10:46 pm

      Thanks!!

  4. May 18, 2014 / 11:36 pm

    Lorna this dress is so beautiful on you! You should wear it all the time!

    • Lorna
      Author
      May 18, 2014 / 11:48 pm

      Thanks Sarah! I do feel that way lol!

  5. May 19, 2014 / 2:08 am

    Wow this look is stunning!
    You look gorgeous!!
    Love the red on you it makes your face beam!
    xo Holly xo

    HollyDolly. 

    • Lorna
      Author
      May 19, 2014 / 10:38 am

      Thank you Holly!

    • Lorna
      Author
      May 19, 2014 / 10:38 am

      Thank you!!

    • Lorna
      Author
      May 19, 2014 / 1:20 pm

      Thank you Dahlia!

    • Lorna
      Author
      May 19, 2014 / 4:28 pm

      Thank you Courtney!

  6. Michael
    May 19, 2014 / 7:06 pm

    Very smart dress… and those shoes, again!

    • Lorna
      Author
      May 19, 2014 / 7:29 pm

      Thanks Michael! Yeah, I love these shoes, they are so classic.

  7. May 19, 2014 / 7:51 pm

    You look absolutely knock-out! The dress is so classic, love, love, love x

    • Lorna
      Author
      May 19, 2014 / 8:56 pm

      Thank you so much!

  8. ali
    May 19, 2014 / 11:55 pm

    Lorna, how I long to wear a dress like that, but unfortunately my curves are too ample! lol… You look amazing Lorna, every outfit you style you look amazing, you are such an inspiration. xx

    • Lorna
      Author
      May 20, 2014 / 12:26 am

      Thank you so much ali, that’s really kind of you!

    • Lorna
      Author
      May 20, 2014 / 9:56 am

      Thank you!!

    • Lorna
      Author
      May 20, 2014 / 9:56 am

      Thank you so much!

  9. May 20, 2014 / 11:43 am

    Thank you for leaving a comment on my blog! Always fun to find new blogs and I must say I really love yours! Such a beautiful dress and your photos are really amazing! Keep up the good work and stay in touch!

    http://trendeneur.com

    • Lorna
      Author
      May 20, 2014 / 11:52 am

      Thank you very much Rebecca! I’m really glad you like mine so much!

    • Lorna
      Author
      May 20, 2014 / 12:08 pm

      Thank you Mira 🙂

    • Lorna
      Author
      May 20, 2014 / 2:15 pm

      Thank you Andy!

    • Lorna
      Author
      May 20, 2014 / 1:25 pm

      Thank you very much!

  10. May 20, 2014 / 3:47 pm

    I just found your blog and am enjoying your style! Can’t wait to read more 🙂

    <3 Daryl
    Unlost

    • Lorna
      Author
      May 20, 2014 / 4:01 pm

      Thank you Daryl 🙂

  11. May 20, 2014 / 6:22 pm

    You look stunning, red is definitely your color! Thanks for sharing the outfit 🙂

    xo, Dolce
    http://www.mydailysweet.com
    If you’re a fashion, lifestyle, or beauty blog, let’s keep in touch! Leave me a comment and I’ll check you out.

    • Lorna
      Author
      May 20, 2014 / 6:30 pm

      Thank you so much 🙂

  12. May 21, 2014 / 12:31 pm

    This is such a beautiful & classy dress, looks amazing on you <3 <3

    Have a great day honey!

    • Lorna
      Author
      May 21, 2014 / 2:23 pm

      Thank you so much!

  13. Kory
    July 3, 2014 / 3:55 pm

    you looking so lovely as you shine so bright,
    love ur
    lady in red Lou
    =======
    ur perf fan

    • Lorna
      Author
      July 3, 2014 / 4:34 pm

      Thank you Kory!

  14. samthor
    April 16, 2015 / 3:33 am

    Pretty red dress!!!

    • Lorna
      Author
      April 16, 2015 / 11:05 am

      Thank you!

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