Wednesday, November 30, 2011


I've always liked studs, leopard print and stripes. A never-fail combination that doesn't seem to date... or does it? Despite anything, this has definitely got to be one of my favourite outfits I have styled and was sure a lot of fun shooting. Many say you dress depending on how you feel - for me, the 'rocker chic' look is so much fun to play with and I guess for it's rebellious nature. The studded denim vest was a DIY project I completed a while ago and has earned prime position in my wardrobe since. You can catch my step-by-step guide on how to make the vest here (beware, studding is addictive!) Props to the location where I have enjoyed shooting in the past and the super-sized tyres - for a moment I was tempted to hop inside one of the tyres and be rolled around like Scout from To Kill A Mockingbird . Not quite a "rebellious" thing to do, but for a young child to act on it first I think so!

The 'rocker chic' look is one you can easily adapt and add your own personal touches. Thanks to Rubi, you can put your own spin to the widely embraced trend. Here I went for a more feminine style, even throwing in a floral motif scarf to soften the look. These Stefani Wedge Boots are by far the most comfortable pair of booties I've worn to date. They will be your best friend and ensure you last the whole night rocking away sans sore feet and blisters. The buckle detailing gives that rockstar edge and would also look great paired with layered socks and bold stockings in winter. To keep all your valuables in place, the Chloe Clutch and matching phone case will do just that! Also available in a vintage tan colour, the tooled leather-like texture adds interesting detail for the all-black duo. Be sure to check out Rubi's extensive range of colourful bracelets/wristwear to join your arm party. If you haven't already released your inner rock chic, then girl what are you waiting for! One tip though, do not overdo the eyeliner! ;)

Wearing: all accessories and Stefani Wedge Boots by Rubi Shoes,
leopard skinny jeans and striped tank by Cotton On 

and DIY studded denim vest
Photography by Kassandra Hernandez

I hope you're all having a top week so far - until my next Rubi styled oufit,
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  1. Those shoes are fantastic and actually look really good quality too!!
    I should check out Rubi sometime soon :)
    You look super hot you saucy minx! Love this outfit xxx

  2. Looking gorgeous as per usual! So excited for you to be part of such an amazing campaign!

    -LAURA xx

  3. This look is so gorgeous!!! love love love

  4. leopard and stripes is one of my favorite combos! i love the rocker vibe you put on this outfit!

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