My new favourite jeans & Neverending style link-up

Last week, I ordered a pair of loose-fitting blue jeans from H&M. I was a bit concerned that they might need turning up (welcome to the life of a 5ft 3inch—and a half!—woman) because they looked fairly long on the model who is a good three inches taller than me. But when they arrived, I was absolutely delighted. They’re the perfect length to wear with both sneakers and heels. They are now my new favourite jeans. I call them loose-fitting but in the store, they’re calling them bootcut low jeans.

I also ordered this adorable white broderie anglaise blouse because I envisioned them looking perfect together. Of course I was right lol. Isn’t it cute? I’m not normally a frilly kinda gal, but there was something about this blouse that spoke to me, and I’m so glad it did because I love it too!

my new favourite jeans
my new favourite jeans

Here, I chose to wear my trusty ‘clogs’ (for want of a better word) that I’ve had several years now, and I never tire of them. They’re perhaps my most comfortable summer wedges and, considering they’ve been worn to death, they still look relatively new! I’d love to find another pair in a similar style. Not really sure what I was doing with my face on that photo lol.

my new favourite jeans

The handbag has featured on the blog numerous times before but it’s a good ‘un, right? It was a gift from my MIL the Christmas before last. It’s one of those bags that turns heads. Most women adore it! As do I. And it actually goes with quite a lot of things. Like my new favourite jeans lol. That was a silly comment because these jeans are going to go with absolutely everything. Seriously, there’s not much you can’t wear with a good pair of jeans, is there?

I’m linking to the jeans and the blouse below, as well as the strapless balconette bra that I also ordered—it fits beautifully, by the way. No gaping as is often the case with strapless bras—because they’re all still available in-store/online. And nothing was expensive which is pretty normal for H&M. I’ve just checked the UK store, and the broderie anglaise blouse is ‘coming soon’. Weird that we got it first!

Now it’s time for the Neverending Style Link-Up. What have you been up to this week? I hope you’ll link up all your posts (blogs, instagram and YouTube are all welcome). Have a fabulous weekend!

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11 Comments

  1. May 6, 2022 / 12:33 pm

    Those jeans are so cute on you! I’m a little shorter than you and I agree, finding the right jeans length can be a struggle! I usually go for cropped or 3/4 style jeans, they tend to be the perfect length for me. I don’t have any more bootcut jeans in my wardrobe but the ones I did have I had to have hemmed – it’s great you haven’t had to do that with these ones!

    Thanks for the link up! Hope that you are having a great week ๐Ÿ™‚

  2. May 6, 2022 / 2:46 pm

    Your jeans look so comfy!

  3. May 6, 2022 / 3:26 pm

    Oooh Suzy, these jeans look so fabulous on you! And that eyelet top is adorable! Your clogs sandals are perfect with this look as is your amazing bag which I love every time you show it. And I had no idea that you were 5โ€™3.5โ€! I thought you were closer to my height of 5โ€™6.75โ€. Happy weekend, my friend!

    Shelbee

  4. May 6, 2022 / 4:19 pm

    You’ve got a cute boho vibe going with this outfit!

  5. May 6, 2022 / 4:37 pm

    Hi Suzy,
    You do some fun poses! My posing repetoire is about 4 poses LOL! Love that blouse, the eyelet and frills- so pretty on you and it looks great with the new jeans! I have never tried jeans from H&M but the quality looks good! love with the clogs- platforms, I have a similar pair!
    Have a great weekend!
    jess xx
    http://www.elegantlydressedandstylish.com

  6. May 6, 2022 / 4:38 pm

    i should do this type of outfit more often: I have a cute white peasant blouse that I like pairing with jeans but I don’t think i have this year yet. I love both of these 2 new pieces and absolutely am drooling over your clogs.
    http://www.chezmireillefashiontravelmom.com

  7. May 7, 2022 / 8:25 am

    Oh I might take a look at those jeans! I prefer full length jeans but at 5’4 that means they usually have to be taken up. Have a great weekend!

  8. May 8, 2022 / 5:16 pm

    Nice jeans, but wow – that blouse! I love it! Great outfit all together.

  9. May 9, 2022 / 3:39 am

    Oh, Suzy, these are the jeans of my dreams…though I actually had jeans like these back in the 70s!!! And, I do believe I probably had platforms (that’s what we called them then) just like yours! You could have fooled me…I would have never known you were 5ft 3.5in! You’re a good 2.5 inches taller than me (that’s on a good day, too)! I would have put you at much taller! Well, you know what they say…good things come in small packages! I adore that top, too! You are stunning in white, my friend! Thanks for the linky!

    https://marshainthemiddle.com/

  10. May 9, 2022 / 9:22 am

    You look great in this jeans. I’m in love with the sandals and the blouse is just lovely.

  11. May 9, 2022 / 5:51 pm

    Great looking jeans! They fit well and look comfortable. And Iโ€™m a sucker for eyelet, although I have only one eyelet blouse myself. Your MIL has great taste in bags! Fantastic outfit!

    Michelle
    https://mybijoulifeonline.com

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