So here is my first post, post LA trip. I can honestly say I have never been to another country and thought that I could live there. I’ve got so much to share with you about why, but you’ll have to wait until next week for that post!
Day 1 in LA was one of my favourites. We headed out to Venice, and by ‘we’ I mean Katherine Ormerod and Lizzy Hadfield. We met up with a super talented photographer to capture out first day outfits in the most ‘LA’ setting. Dressing in LA couldn’t have been any easier. Temperatures near 30 degrees every day with a little breeze made it easy for me to stretch my 501 shorts that got with everything combination.
I teamed up with Jigsaw to create the perfect LA look whilst I was away, and I’ve found a new love for longer linen pieces. Last week I talked about falling for linen shirts, and well, this linen trench has just solidified that love! Jigsaw are such a stand out brand for incredible quality and interesting basics. I always find I have to try on in Jigsaw because on a hanger, the piece may look too basic, whereas once you’ve put it on, you’ll discover that the cuts, length and fabrics are all really well done.
I opened up this Louisiana Linen trench dress and pulled it in at the waist to make it feel lighter, and then I was able to add some denim to the look too. Even in the heat, this trench/dress was still really cool because of the linen. It also comes in light grey. The Jigsaw Holiday Shop is a great place to look for a little Summer packing inspiration.
I’ve been home for 12 hours, and the trench has already been washed and ready to wear into this Bank Holiday weekend!
Photography by Scott Leon.
Thank you so much for reading. Have the most wonderful Bank Holiday.
This post was written in collaboration with Jigsaw, however all words and opinions are my own.