Leatherette and fake fur.

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This outfit was for a 70th birthday celebration at a smart hotel. It’s no secret that I like to dress up but I forgot to pack my tights so had to improvise. It was too cold for bare legs so I rolled up the dress and tucked it into my trouser waistband, threw on a jacket and off I went. The juxtaposition of textures was fun. The soft (fake) fur against the supple duchesse satin, contrasted with the tough leatherette jeans, sequin clutch and metallic courts = party ready.

Soft fur coat by Wyeth (not available any more),dress by Vionette (www.c21stores.com), leatherette jeans by Adriano Goldschmeid (www.trilogystores.co.uk), earrings by E. K Thongprasert (www.valerydemure.com), rock crystal ring bought at Chelsea Crafts Fair, bracelet from Stella and Dot (www.stelladot.co.uk), clutch by Felix Rey (www.felixrey.com) , shoes from Whistles (www.whistles.com).

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