#FindingYou Style Note: “Feeling Badass” with Nobody’s Child.

The first place I went after restarting my entire wardrobe was Nobody’s Child. I’d never shopped there before but as I am now in a full on identity style crisis and trying to find my personal style, I thought I’d give it a go rather than the usual shops I frequent. I’ve been loving turtle/polo necks on me and long sleeves that go down to my knuckles and I saw a lovely long-sleeved grey dress with just that.

I sent away for the dress, as well as a sleeveless turtle neck vest with slits up each side, and some wet look leggings. Nobody’s child is an ethical, ‘fast-fashion’ website launched in 2015. I can’t fault on their prices but I didn’t have a lot of hope for the quality. I was pleasantly surprised! The vest is thicker and softer than the dress, so I might get more wear out of that than the dress at the moment. Even down to the packaging, I thought it was a nice added touch, especially the little bracelet that they included in the delivery note.

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As mentioned previously, my style changes based on what mood I’m in rather than the popular trends in the shops for the season. I was in a bit of a badass-ey mood. I’ve recently had a bit of a “so there” moment as I stuck up for myself about something, so the blacks, greys, industrial setting and cacti for this look are probably relating to that*. “Nobody’s child” even sounds badass.

Everything I owned previously was black and it’s difficult to steer myself away (and grey isn’t much of a change). I added my New Look black boots and my Missguided black beanie. I sported some orange lipstick to add a pop of colour and my nails would have been orange too if I was strong enough to have got the pot of nail varnish open. Not so badass.

* If you have no idea what I’m on about, read this.

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Dress, Top, Leggings: Nobody’s Child | Boots: New Look | Beanie: Missguided | Coffee Table Booty? I grew it myself.

Nobody’s child have some really lovely things in at the moment, I’ll probably be back for some Spring/Summer pieces. Maybe something less industrial, more girly – depending on my mood of course!

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