Clompin’ Around

Clompin’ Around

>> I think I seriously offended certain Milanese people with my Six London shoes, which I wore yesterday in this neon n' beige outfit cobbled together from Yoox finds.  There were real detectable looks from people, which combined shock, bemusement and revulsion, on a day when the city was rammed with Venetian carnival partakers wearing masks, costumes and tossing confetti about.  Oh well, trust the fashion carnival to try and usurp the bigger picture as though we were the centre of everyone's attention (ludicrously, I did overhear a fashion show goer say "Oh my god, don't the Milanese know it's FASHION WEEK?").  I can't say that I'm able to go about town discreetly wearing these fluoro bad boys but at the very least I can comfortably walk to and from appointments easily, whilst carrying with me a whole lotta platform.

There was supposed to be some deep and meaningful analogy between the two different carnivals but once again, I'm on the road back to London for a day before heading out to Paris so hopefully you know the score and realise this is in fact a gratuitous piccy post to say that I'm alive, clomping about merrily and eating a lot of gelato along the way.         

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(Photograph by Mr Newton for Harper's Bazaar US)

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(Photograph by Tommy Ton for Style.com )
(Wearing Marni coat, old KTZ paint splatter sheer sweater, Giles skirt, Valentino bag, SIX London designed shoes)

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  1. Tinacious.Me

    2012-02-27 at 12:30 AM

    the colors are so bright!!! gorgeous outfit!
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  2. AndiCui

    2012-02-27 at 12:38 AM
  3. AndiCui

    2012-02-27 at 12:40 AM

    Amazing Look!
    Loving so much the plattforms and the skirt!
    Neon colours are so vibrant ang full of energy that I love them!
    Andi
    <3
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  4. Outside Looking In

    2012-02-27 at 12:50 AM

    Love the outfit and those shoes are crazy-amazing! Way to work it in neon! LOVE that bag too!
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  5. The Minx

    2012-02-27 at 12:54 AM

    you look fantastic!! I especially love the little purple socks peeking out from those insane platforms, great touch.

  6. Lia

    2012-02-27 at 12:58 AM

    wow those shoes are so bright they could blind incoming traffic. haha
    xx

  7. Amy On The Go

    2012-02-27 at 1:31 AM

    Groovy, only you could pull such coolness off! Totally love the Valentino bag too x

  8. La Chemise de Peau

    2012-02-27 at 2:43 AM

    Neon + beige = amazingly weird. Love it.

  9. Suzi

    2012-02-27 at 8:11 AM

    Susie, nobody does colour quite like you. You’re so fabulous at putting print/textures together. These platforms are super fluro charged and amazing.
    Suzi x
    For the Love of Audrey

  10. Tanya

    2012-02-27 at 8:34 AM

    Wow, the outfit’s amazing! I absolutely love the skirt for its nice print. The sweater’s lovely too.
    The first photo’s really breathtaking.
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  11. Audrey

    2012-02-27 at 8:57 AM

    Lovely shoes! So unique 🙂

  12. Melanie

    2012-02-27 at 9:16 AM

    Those are the best shoes! If I had a daughter she’d tell me to take them off imMEEdiately – but I don’t, so I wouldn’t! Note to self: Never act my age. You remind me of a happy candy…

  13. THE STREETSTYLE HUNTER

    2012-02-27 at 9:21 AM

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  14. La Vie Quotidienne

    2012-02-27 at 9:34 AM

    OMGGGGGGGGGGGGGGGGGGGGGGGG lovely Outfit, nice shoes….you are dangerous, this a perfect combi.
    XOXO from Munich
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  15. Anon

    2012-02-27 at 10:05 AM

    I love the mix of the very minimal, refined coat and bag with the bright prints and shoes!
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  16. Olive

    2012-02-27 at 10:10 AM

    you look pretty cool on the last picture 🙂

  17. Malena

    2012-02-27 at 10:17 AM

    Amazing, inspiring, awesome! 🙂

  18. joy.

    2012-02-27 at 10:37 AM

    Whoohoo! These shoes are insane (in a really good way)!

  19. Dario

    2012-02-27 at 11:05 AM

    Ah Susie never mind Milanese people and some Italians alike ( I’m Italian and I get looked at sometimes)….great outfit 🙂

  20. Dressed Well

    2012-02-27 at 11:15 AM

    So cool!

  21. Dressed4Success

    2012-02-27 at 11:27 AM

    WoOoo NICE look!:)
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  22. Liljurós

    2012-02-27 at 12:00 PM

    I really love that skirt and the top!
    Xxx
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  23. Alexandra Silverio

    2012-02-27 at 12:52 PM

    Love the acids colors and also your amazing attitude!
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  24. Miss Red Socks

    2012-02-27 at 1:26 PM

    Loving the neon and beige. It surprisingly works.

  25. William Makolle

    2012-02-27 at 1:57 PM

    Those shoes for Six London are truly fantastic!! I posted them on my own blog in Susie Bubble(s) with fashion creativity since I worship them!
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  26. Enrico Canella

    2012-02-27 at 3:22 PM
  27. Serdane

    2012-02-27 at 3:51 PM

    Amazing shoes ! You look is awesome !!
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  28. Stills

    2012-02-27 at 4:08 PM

    Super cute outfit! 🙂
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  29. Loz

    2012-02-27 at 4:59 PM

    Those are wonderful shoes! I would love to know your inspiration for the design 🙂

  30. susie_bubble

    2012-02-27 at 6:21 PM
  31. Angela

    2012-02-27 at 8:30 PM

    Love the beige with the brights. Your shoes look amazing!

  32. Shelley

    2012-02-27 at 10:22 PM

    Those are kick-ass awesome shoes!

  33. Freakloset

    2012-02-27 at 11:47 PM

    awesome combo !

  34. Natasha

    2012-02-28 at 12:31 AM

    I couldn’t pull it off but you totally do 🙂 gorgeous colours!

  35. Marissa, Foldable shoes

    2012-03-01 at 3:13 AM

    so colorful! you have very unique sense of style! love your shoes! 🙂

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