Paris Diaries 4: Trend Union

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Bonjour! This outfit is the typical Parisian look(without the huge scarf lol). So initially, I was packing heels, jewellery and all sorts of extravagant items seeing that Paris is like the fashion heaven. So I thought yeah sure give them! Lol but I decided to do a bit of research on how Parisians dress and I was shocked at how simple the default dress code was. According to the articles I read, Parisians are super simple; wearing a lot of black, trainers, totes, scarves, berets and ‘no makeup’ makeup and yes it was true. On thursday, I attended a private trend forecast show called the trend union where the trends till A/W 16-17 were predicted! It was absolutely amazing. Afterwards, I went for some Nutella and banane crêpes of course(obsessed!) at République where I met up with my friends and we headed to Galleries Lafayette which I would describe as like a French Harrods perhaps? Yes and we had some spaghetti bolognese after! Ugh! I hate spaghetti but THIS! was fabulous. You may have guessed, but yeah I had two more crêpes before heading home finally.

I was going to wear this outfit with nude court shoes but I was feeling the Parisian vibe and went with trainers instead with my maxi coat of course. This look is very in right now, I mean, trainers will always be in but there’s a lot of hype about it right about now. Just got me a vibrant pair, you should too!

Oh and Parisians stare so much! OMG I had to start waving at them. Love the UK! Even if you’re somersaulting naked, you’d be ignored.

Alex

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Coat: nineteennintyone.bigcartel.com || Turtle Neck: Marks and Spencer || Jeans: Topshop || Shoes: Nike || Tote: Asos || Sunglasses: Pepe Jeans

Photos: Laura Mejia Ocampo

10 Comments Add yours

  1. Misskaren says:

    Love it!!! 😍https:// chocolatyprints.wordpress.com

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  2. Bolaji says:

    Loooooooool summersaulting! So true, very frigid people in this place 👀🏃🏃

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    1. Alex says:

      lool ya know!

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  3. oladayo says:

    sommersaulting naked. now that got my ribs aching

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  4. Tobs says:

    Girl, you look goood!

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    1. Alex says:

      Thank you hunny bun x

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  5. Kee Sha says:

    Sweetheart, they were staring at you because you’re beautiful… Or you were being loud and obnoxious like us Americans sometimes are… Probably the first one.

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    1. Alex says:

      Lool thank you!! X

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