Showing posts with label style. Show all posts
Showing posts with label style. Show all posts

Monday, 11 November 2019

Making Memories - Party Seasons Top 5 picks

Making Memories - Party Seasons Top 5 picks





If you are transitioning to a more ethical and sustainable wardrobe, searching for that signature LBD that even Rachel Green would approve of .. This can be tough, therefore we have collated our recommendations for sustainable party outfits; here are 5 ethical and sustainable outfit ideas for a night out









First off, we have our Amelia Dress one of our timeless signatures and Clara is a newbie design that is perfect for the dance floor,  (style up with a belt or down with boots, if you are going for that Boho vibe). These two LBD's are made for comfort and style, which is difficult to come by with fast fashion alternatives.




  






Yet with our designs we look to create effortless styles from discarded materials and clothing; which gives you eco-points; when prepping for party season.






Greta and Ruth are fabulous repeat offenders that now come in different colours and lengths, check out the options, before you purchase










We know, last-minute panic purchase are usually the norm, but we feel a greater execution, comes with a greater awareness of sustainability. Therefore, this Christmas party season, we hope you take a different approach to clothes shopping for the festivities. Especially as most party sequins or embellishments are not biodegradable. Yet! do not fear, we have ways of creating dazzle with minimal harm to the environment.









Last but not least our Dina Lace Blouse are perfect for drinks at a bar or a winter wedding, made from deadstock, residual fabrics leftovers are sewn together by seamstresses in Gloucestershire with flattering sizing from a 6 to 20, our styles are an inclusive and all dresses are hand- or machine-washable; so no need to take it to the dry cleaners.







Sincerely Madia & Matilda 

Wednesday, 21 August 2019

Back To Work - Staple Styles

As September draws near, we are planning outfits for the longevity, of this autumn winter season and many more to come. We’ve compiled a list of our top ten garments for back to work.




All of the pieces are from our shop MadiaMatilda.co.uk, sustainably and ethically sourced to make you look fabulous at work.

We'll start with a staple favourite - Keira, one best seller that is great all year round. 



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Ellen Trousers

A black pair of trousers is always a workwear staple. This particular pair is constructed from polyester making them a solid investment for smart and seamless dressing. Paired with a light blouse for a autumnal look, or layer a shirt and jumper for a cosy winter look.

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Victoria Blazer

This soft tweed blazer is an ideal item for smartening up any outfit and suitable for any time of year – from chilly summer evenings to autumn/winter layering. The perfect blazer to add colour and texture to your usual shirt and trousers combo.

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This smart shirt Caleigh is an effortless piece to spruce up your work wardrobe. With its classic pin stripe, made from premium cotton this top features a collar, cuff and a button down front. Pair with any trousers or skirts – perfect for the office.

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New in to the site, Marcella this skirt is idea for work and play as you could wear this skirt for a bite to eat and drinks with friends after work. 

Coming Soon (Watch this Space)




Our Anastasia sheer linen blouse is the perfect piece to transition in to the autumn. Featuring a frill neckline and a short button cuff, 3 quarter sleeves. It’s an idea piece to style this winter – layered with a structured coat; you’ll be going back to work in style.

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This jersey skirt - Leanne, paired with  Anastaia  Blouse would make a  great coord! Or style as seen here on the wonderful Dani! With a v-neck is great to wear for both casual days and workwear. Or you could, paired with a colourful pair of trousers or a blazer, this jersey basic is ideal for layering with your more stand-out pieces.

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The perfect blouse to see you through the entire year – our Leila blouse is ideal for layering this winter. The wrap style is on the scene, but with this classic style you can't go wrong. Alternatively, you could also pair it with a Blazer and our Annie trousers for a smart casual look.(we may have along sleeve version coming soon, watch this space!) As seen on blogger @julya.roberta_

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This classic spot print blouse, will see you through any type of day at work and make you look effortlessly put together. Worn with a vest top underneath, this sheer top features a skater style skirt and a racer back, the perfect item for all year round wear.


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These fitted cropped trousers are an effortless work outfit. Dressed up with our Melisa blouse and some strappy heels for a glam office look or black block heels and a smart blazer for a more formal outfit.

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Sincerely Madia & Matilda

Sunday, 21 July 2019

12 Essentials To Wear All Summer






Summer is well and truly here & we're getting ready for our second heat wave, it’s time to clock out and check out our most coverted pieces that will carry us through those warm-weather days in style.




River - Pleated Cap SleeveTop



We've curated 12 key looks for your summer wardrobe from our SS19 collection, from the must-have pieces to the accessories that’ll go with just about everything you own.





Perfect for picnic weather or if your off to the beach our Midi dresses and jersey skirts Mel, Rita or Leanne Skirt. Styles made from pure cotton, great for comfort with these rising temperatures, accessorize simply with a cute novelty tote bag made from earth positive certified cotton. 








Leanne - Pencil Skirt & Bella-Top                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        Here's a few versatile styles to wear to a wedding if your planning for you friends wedding UK or abroad, garden party or attending the races, confetti at the ready we've got the Lila dress or Gwen Jumpsuit just waiting for your statement bag or necklace




Two styles, that are bound to have the compliments come in fast; everyone registers that you look gorgeous when you’re in these two; showstopping dress, or jumpsuit.





                                                                 Gwen - Jumpsuit  





For day looks that you can wear to the beach and out in the evening; the pretty, breezy Mel tunic is a cool to wear when it’s hot outside. You can get ready in next to no time, because all you need to do is put on shoes or trainers and even - look as though you’ve made a considerable effort; with its lightweight shimmery fabric or the Bridget dress is a favourite of ours for the lightweight pure cotton is easy to pack. 

















 The adaptable summer wardrobe which can be worn with an array of looks, for the peak of Summer, yet transitional into the Autumn. These styles below are great capsule wardrobe  essentials for those who are conscious shoppers, already planning your Autumn wardrobe. There’s no need to pack away your Summer wardrobe, just transition with some easy styling tactics, you can move your Summer wardrobe into one that’s ready for Autumn, without having to fork out on new pieces. 















But, if you are a trend lover Athleisure and its unexpected as it is stylish trend is worn by the daring. Styling bike shorts were worn with blazers. Offering a fresh blend of sportswear and tailoring, the look was both striking and chic. Of course, we have our own take on this trend with our Ocean playsuit an oldie but popular upcycled goodie, fashioned form one of our outdated jumpsuits. Timelessly stylish all you need to add is a cute blazer (thrifted for those good environmental vibes), perfect for strutting the streets or attending Sunday brunch with your best friends or for hitting the summer beer garden. When you purchase this style, feel good knowing you've contributed to the circular economy, buying a zero waste style.







Living Coral is Pantone Colour of the Year for 2019, so we've got it covered with our Lexi dress for this season take on the trend. Rocking a range of shades from the coral family, fashionistas proved that light orange, pink is seriously stylish. Whether worn in the form of dresses or tops this flattering and bold colour added a lovely touch to looks. Try it for yourself if you’re after something exciting for your holiday. For further inspiration Shop Our Sale 


From the left Lena-Fited-SkirtEmma - Strap Dress Meadow - Shift Dress



Sincerely Madia
& Matilda

Wednesday, 24 April 2019

4 Strap Dresses - To Love

Emily - Strap Dress



In full swing of spring time, here are a few of our top picks that we feel can fit any special dress code. All because of its functionality, allowing us to wear it from work to parties.


The slip dress enjoyed a major come back last summer, and this 90s staple isn’t going anywhere. Wear it in the day to a wedding or event or even use as a layering piece and pair with graphic tees, funnel neck tops and oversize jackets, just like Cher and Dionne.
 











Sincerely Madia & Matilda








Sunday, 21 April 2019

Style - Back By Popular Demand




In search of a wardrobe staple that requires no thought in the morning and provides endless possibility, look no further than to our Ines skirt, now available in navy as well as green, grey, orange & red. Reigned  highly in the past seasons, pencil skirts and tailored trousers, this spring-summer is all about midi, bias cut silhouettes







Just add sandals for the day or boots for after-dark, with a slick of red lipstick to elevate these designs into your new season wardrobe. Pair with a jersey tees, Riene cotton top, or a chiffon frill top for ultra style perfect for spring-summer.






Sincerely Madia & Matilda

Friday, 19 October 2018

How to: Sustainable Halloween Outfits



Sustainable Halloween Outfits




For an effortless Halloween look, pair a black mini dress with a simple white collared shirt and plaited hair for the perfect Wednesday Addams outfit. We recommend our Carrie blouse and Julia metallic dress to add more edge to the look. 





Channel your inner Barbie girl, using our Hannah crop top and Phoebe skirt, paired with your favourite heels for a fun. playful Halloween look. Or pair the Phoebe skirt with our Forest vest, heels and pin straight hair to replicate the infamous Regina George.



Combine with your favourite black jeans or mini skirt, heels and some DIY bat ears, with our Wilma flare sleeve top for a simple yet effective Halloween bat.



Save yourself time and money by pulling items from your wardrobe to create this cute scarecrow costume for Halloween. Our Alison pinafore dress is the perfect foundation for this look just add a plaid shirt, ankle boots and a little face paint to complete.





If you're looking to replicate your favourite 70's/80's pop culture icons look no further than our Faith wide leg trousers to complete your look. Pair with a fitted tank top, like our Lisa May (pictured above) for a sleek silhouette. Add some platform heels, curl your hair and you're ready to party.



From the Corpse Bride to the Bride of Frankenstein, it's a classic costume that won't fail this Halloween. Coupled with a pair of stilettos and a veil headband our Alicia dress is the perfect item for this look and is totally reusable for any event all year round. 





Create a classic cat themed look with our Kate halter crop top and Roxy trousers. These items can be reworn throughout the entire year and transformed into many Halloween costumes time and time again. Give this outfit a sexy silhouette by adding some black strappy heels and cute cat ears.



This dress ticks all the boxes, an effortless feminine style with short sleeves. Our Rachelle mini dress can be the foundation to many Halloween outfits this season. Matched with a pair of heels or boots, a stethoscope and a DIY nurse hat, and you can take this dress from a day day staple to a sultry nurse this Halloween. Alternatively, you could pair this classic piece with some pom poms, trainers and a high ponytail for a cheerleader style costume.
















Sincerely Madia & Matilda