Fur for me and you

March 6, 2013

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I wore this little get-up to style stalk at London Fashion Week a couple of weeks ago and I recently re-wore it for a day at the Natural History museum. Only appropriate, right? I don’t know why these two things seem to have similar dress codes in my mind, but there you go! This way I can commune more with my taxidermied friends at the museum!

I didn’t realize it until now, but I got the the entire outfit at the Battersea car boot. I was so pleased when found this faux fur coat for five pounds, as I’ve been wanting a furry jacket for ages. These fake leather shorts were another happy purchase.

I had such a great time at the Natural History Museum. I’ll always pass by it, but have never gone in until now. I’ve always loved dinosaurs (anyone remember Dinotopia?!), so as soon as I walked in and saw “Dippy” in the lobby, I knew I was in my element. And anyone who knows me can attest that I do have a fondness for taxidermy. I was only disappointed that there wasn’t a wooly mammoth ;-)

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19 Comments »

  1. Ana says:

    The Natural History museum is amazing! Have you checked Victoria and Albert? They have an amazing Bowie exhibition on xxx

  2. Lauren says:

    Oh, you and your taxidermied pals :) Love these photos, Emma!

  3. Airin says:

    Love this hat! Great outfit!
    //Airin

  4. Sally says:

    Those shorts look beaaaauuutiful on you – i have serious leg envy!! :) Love the glasses too, you look fabulous xxxx

  5. Kristina says:

    I love your fur coat! And that museum looks like so much fun! My husband keeps telling me about Dinotopia, but I’ve never read the books. So I might have to pick them up!
    xo
    Kristina
    http://www.eccentricowl.com

  6. maria says:

    these photos are gorgeous, i wish we could swap places to live!

  7. Kristian says:

    Ha- I’m in the process of moving and just came across my old copy of Dinotopia. It must be very lovely to live near museums like that. So glad to see you take advantage of that. Also, love the hat.

    http://www.withoutastyle.com

  8. Ting says:

    I love your outfit, so awesome!

  9. Love that fur + leather look! I just came across your blog and I’m your newest follower :) Would you mind checking out our blog & if you like, following back via GFC and Bloglovin’? Looking forward to your next post! xx

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  10. Fiona says:

    love that outfit! i am such a leather shorts person, its the only thing I wear :)
    and yes I totally always underpack for vacations…its kind of terrible since NY and bikinis dont go so well right now

    xx

  11. Carmen says:

    Thanks so much :) I love your outfit. The leather shorts look great on you!

  12. Julia says:

    Oh wow, thank you for visiting my blog! Because of that I’m here and I’m totally in love with your posts, your photography and your style! Really, you’re very inspiring! :D

  13. Greta says:

    You and your outfit are GORGEOUS. I adore the National History Museum- I used to live in London and one of the things I miss the most is the abundance of places like this. <3

    Greta xoxo
    laviedegreta.blogspot.com

  14. iEmma says:

    hi, I love your blog so much! you have amazing style!
    this outfit is so pretty – as always!
    Emma xx
    http://iemmafashion.com/

  15. Laura says:

    Thanks so much for your lovely comment. :)

    I love this outfit, it’s amazing.
    I really like your jacket, I can’t believe
    that it was only five pounds. :)

    dearmisscoco.blogspot.de

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