Cherry Pie : Wednesday Wishlist #5

5 October 2011

Wednesday Wishlist #5

Hope everyone likes the new look for the blog! I've been wanting to change the header for ages but every time I went to design something, I lost my inspiration or decided whatever I created was rubbish. Yesterday, in a spur of the moment thing I just whipped up the header and changed everything without even thinking about it! I thought it'd be tough to create something without Photoshop, which I'm used to, but I realised you can also install brushes on GIMP, so I'm a happy bunny and don't even need Photoshop after all!

Please let me know what you think in the comments! I'd love some feedback/criticism.

Now onto the Wishlist! The majority of this comes from River Island, who's 'new arrival' section is actually really surprising. Usually I hate River Island and I never even bother browsing their site or stepping foot in their shop, but I was really impressed with some of the pieces I came across, so I'll definitely have to remember to pay them a visit in future!


River Island: Green Skinny Trousers, Midi Skirt, Scratchy Heart Print Tee, Dog Print Make-up Purse, Contrast Tote
ASOS: Stripe Tee with Lace Collar, Boyfriend Blazer
Topshop: Bow Tights, Printed Wire Headband, Plait Headband  

It's my birthday next week so a few Birthday wants have appeared on this Wishlist, including the ASOS A|Wear Stripe Tee with Lace Collar and the Boyfriend Blazer, but I can't choose between the two. I'm not sure the blazer would really suit me to be honest so I don't want to ask for it for my birthday for that reason!

I spotted the skirt and the jeans on River Island and fell in love with them instantly. I would personally wear the skirt with the heart tee as well so I've pretty much picked out a whole outfit here, minus the shoes! I definitely need to branch out on my head wear for work. I'm getting a bit bored of my plain old headband!

This week I have a lot less hours than normal, as well as three days off, which means I should be able to write a few more blog posts, so keep your eyes peeled for those! Don't forget to leave me some questions in the comments for my FAQ page!


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17 comments

  1. I love the the asymmetrical skirt! I love the new look, it's simple and easy to navigate!
    Can you tell us more about what you do (job wise) and how you got there? :) xx

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  2. love the greeny trousers
    and your new layout is lovely!

    Serendipity Style Blog

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  3. Love your new layout, very chic :) This is an awesome wishlist... River Island have surprised me lately! I prefer the blazer, and actually think it would really suit you :) The top is lovely too though!

    FAQ question: Why did you create your blog? :)

    The Deer Head

    x

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  4. love the asymmetric hemline on that skirt <3

    xo zebra and meerkat

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  5. Love the green trousers and your new layout! xx

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  6. Your header is lovely! The dog print makeup bag is so cute xxx

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  7. Love all the accessories here, and I desperately want a pair of green skinnies.
    Hope you have a lovely birthday,

    Rosie x

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  8. Love the river island bag and the new layout is lovely x

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  9. Love all your picks, especially the jeans :)
    x

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  10. love the blazer! great blog :)

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  11. I'm the same with River Island, but I've bought a couple of things online recently! I really like those green jeans and the tote bag is gorgeous x

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  12. I love the heart print tee and the boyfriend blazer. The bow tights are a lovely colour too. The new layout looks great! x

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  13. I love the new look of your blog, it kind of feel fresh if you know what I mean :) Nice wishlist too! Love the makeup purse and the skirt! Have a nice Thursday!

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  14. You've got some lovely things on your wishlist! Love that asos striped tee with the lace neckline, anf the river island scratchy heart print tee! xx

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  15. Love all these items!! The skirt is gorgeous!
    Thank you so much for your lovely comment on my blog!!:)
    xx

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