A Fashion Blog By Gemma Talbot

Friday, 12 February 2016

The New Look Denim Low Down


Double denim. A controversial fashion choice. Essentially it's a bit like marmite. You either love it or you darn right hate it. I fall in the former category, if you hadn't already guessed by today's blog post. As denim forms such a fundamental part of my capsule wardrobe, it seems inevitable at some point that I would double up on my favourite basics. The only tip I would give is to vary the shades when doubling up on your denim. I love the raw edge frayed details on both these jeans and denim jacket and think it's the little things like this that give an outfit a bit of character. With the focus being  mainly on this double denim ensemble, I opted for a clean white linen shirt which has been my go to as of late. It's soft texture and instant wearability had me sold and I find myself reaching for it on one too many occasions. 

 Denim Jacket  -  White Shirt  -  Jeans  -  Boots  -  Bag


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Now onto the Girlfriend Jeans. You may have seen me rave about these in my last blog post but I really cannot praise these jeans enough. They are a great alternative to your classic skinny jean and they have a relaxed fit without being too baggy or unflattering. As I opted to pair these jeans with a bomber jacket, I wanted to dress this look up slightly which I have done with these amazing strappy heels.  Look at that buckle detail! I think these shoes look so premium, wouldn't you agree? With that said, they definitely have a purse friendly price tag. Both these looks are how I would style my denim on an everyday basis. I hope this post has given you some inspiration on how to rework your most basic denim pieces or even invest in a few key pieces for spring/summer. As always, I would love to know which look is your favourite? Let's hope your not sick of the sight of denim after this. 


 Stripe Top  -  Jeans   -  Bomber Jacket  -  Heels  -  Bag


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Photos taken on an Olympus PEN E-PL7 using a 45mm lens

This post was sponsored by New Look. All words, styling and photography are my own. 

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7 comments

  1. I really enjoy a bit of double denim from time to time. Love the first outfit.

    Rachel | www.currentlyrachel.com

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  2. Both these looks are absolutely stunning, looking chic as ever Gemma! I'm loving your sunglasses, so cute x

    holljc.blogspot.co.uk

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    1. Thank you, I'm glad you like them. x

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  3. Not many people can pull off a denim on denim look but you've styled it so well! Love the black boots and simple with shirt to balance out the blue! x

    bohorush.blogspot.com

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    1. Thank you. Some people really shy away from double denim but I really quite like it as a denim look. x

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  4. Those heels are dreamy. Love these looks!

    xx,
    Tiny darling

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    1. They were such a great find. I can't believe they were under £25! x

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