Trust the Journey

Hi lovelies! Yay its almost the weekend and I’m looking forward to having brunch at Bill’s on Saturday with myself. However, looking at the menu, I can’t quite figure out if I’d have an Eggs Benedict or Blueberry buttermilk pancakes topped with bananas and strawberries. Decisions, decisions!

Whilst I may have made your tummy rumble, let’s talk about my outfit. I picked this shirt up at the Zara sale and its one of those shirts that look so easy to style but its been the complete opposite. I tried tucking it into high waisted jeans, leaving it out and wearing a belt over it to create a peplum effect but nothing worked due to the structure. I literally had 5 minutes to change into this look and I just thew on a pair of culottes and tucked the shirt in halfway. I really liked the outcome mainly because of how unplanned it was. I mean sometimes, we just overthink things.. outfits, life, our futures etc. I’ve reached a point where I’m trusting and enjoying the journey because I can never be 23 on the 19th of January again. Trusting God, staying focused and working hard, I’m not walking around life with a heavy chip on my shoulder anymore and it just feels so good.

Well, that mini rant was rather unexpected! I hope you like this look and do have a fabulous weekend

Alex

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Shirt: Zara (sold out)| Culottes: Zara | Shoes: F&F similar | Bag: Zara

Photos: Jamie Adeogunwoye

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7 Comments

  1. January 19, 2017 / 2:18 pm

    I like that, trust the process and most importantly, trust God. Very eazy breezy good, as you noted we can overthing things at times. I love the blouse and it pairs so well with culottes.
    Princess Audu

  2. January 19, 2017 / 3:49 pm

    Trust the process and leave the rest to God! I love this culottes, the blouse though I’m not really a fan but they look good together and then your slay is always A1, I need to take posing lessons from you.
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  3. Oluwtobi
    January 19, 2017 / 7:34 pm

    Yeah. Trust God for everything and anything. I love the look and your pose.

  4. January 20, 2017 / 8:29 pm

    I just want to steal your wardrobe, Gosh!!!

  5. tommisynn
    January 24, 2017 / 7:26 pm

    Beautiful Match with the perfect bodyframe!!

  6. March 9, 2017 / 12:36 pm

    Gorgeous combo! I tend to stick to dresses when I’m in a hurry for this precise reason – trying to get the right shape/structure of blouses with bottoms. Looks great on you 🙂
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