Thursday, 10 May 2012

Take 10 Challenge 21: Debenhams

Take10 has had a long and unplanned hiatus, but we're back. After a couple of line up changes, we're super excited to welcome Olivia and Fritha to the gang. Can't wait to do more challenges with you guys!

This month's sponsor is Debenhams, once again, and this time we picked something from the H! by Henry Holland collection. I have a few pieces from previous H! by Henry Holland collections and still love them, so I was looking forward to trying something from the new collection out.


Tee - H&M
Skirt - H! by Henry Holland, c/o Debenhams
Shoes - Sam Edelman
Necklace - Kew 159


I actually quite liked the skirt, especially since it was something I wouldn't have picked out myself (one of the major perks of blogging). I like how the maxi part of the skirt is sheer, but there's a shorter polka dot skirt under it, and it looks cool peeking out from below. I never fully embraced the maxi trend, so I decided to do something different, and pinned the front so that it became a mini/maxi (mixi?) skirt instead, which I was much more comfortable it. Oh, and a bit of spiked Sam Edelman always adds some glam to a look. 


It's a pretty skirt and was a lot of fun to style. I think I need to incorporate more sheer in my life!

And here's how everyone else styles their piece. There's an even split as we decided on two different pieces: the sheer skirt, and a lovely kite printed dress.


Sherin: HiFashion
Vicki: Magpie Girl
Paula: Pinkbow
Olivia: What Olivia Did
Harriet: Where Is Harriet

Do you prefer the dress or the skirt? How would you style each piece?

Sherin xx


Style Eyes Ethical Fashion Blog said...

Although I usually love the brightest and most colourful clothes, I think I like the skirt best, it looks really unusual. I think I would wear it with a strappy black top and some statement jewellery (when the weather warms up). I love the way that you have styled it, especially the amazing shoes!

Nidhi Mahajan said...

The maxi like skirt is pretty! The polka dotted skirt peeking from beneath is so adorable! Love it!

❤ Fabulous Little

LilyLipstick said...

I love this skirt, I keep seeing maxi skirts around but this one is a little different with the polka dots. I have a couple of H by Henry Holland pieces and really like the range. x

Joanne Faith said...

Nice + simple outfit, the skit really takes the stage! I adore the yellow dress.. I'd wear it with a navy belt and cardigan :) ps: check out my SAX Cosmetics giveaway ♥

Kimberlee said...

Ooh love the Take 10 challenges! Don't tell anyone but I like how you wore the skirt best... you showed a little leg ;)

Cafe Fashionista said...

The shoes, the skirt, the top...I die! Seriously. You look incredible, Sherin! :)

FashionJazz said...

You look so stunning hun! xx

erica marie said...

I really love the way you pinned up the skirt to make it totally your own...looks great. I'm loving that yellow dress as well, so pretty for summer.

xo erica

janettaylor said...

Perfect shoes!

Couture Carrie said...

Very cool skirt!
Love it!


Ida said...

You look so pretty Sherin and LOVE the shoes :)

Dressing Up For Me said...

I like the skirt. It´s sheer and looks so comfy at the same time! :)

SabinePsynopsis said...

Totally the skirt! Great styling, and the shoes - wuhaaa... hexy! xoxo

Sugar said...

I like the skirt and the studded heels ! x

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Rachel @ The Redhead Fashionista said...

I love how you styled this skirt, Sherin! Shortening the front was a great idea and it works perfectly on you! Plus, those heels are amazing!

Sami said...

I love this challenge... love seeing how other people style the same item of clothing :-)

Sami x

Hazel said...

This is really pretty, I was going to say how much I like the skirt. And then I saw the shoes! Oh my!

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