Tartan Lust List

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Tartan Shift Dress - In Love With Fashion // Tartan Pinafore Dress - Miss Selfridge // Tartan Scarf - New Look // Tartan Dress - Dorothy Perkins

This A/W, the biggest trend around has got to be tartan. Everywhere I turn, I'm seeing tartan prints and more and more things I want to get my mitts on. Tartan was never a trend I thought I'd dip my toes into but since buying a tartan dress from Primark (which I'll be featuring in an ootd post soon), I've become a bit obsessed and have fallen head over heels for all things tartan! Wow, can I say tartan one more time? I thought I'd show you a few things I'm currently lusting after as it might give you a bit of inspiration if you want to add some tartan to your wardrobe and don't  know where to start.

First up is this shift dress from In Love with Fashion. I absolutely love this website (seriously, I want everything they stock) and this shift dress is one of them. I really love shift dresses as they're so easy to wear and hide a multitude of sins. If you're conscious of your stomach/hips or bum area, this is the style to go for. It will skim the body nicely and paired with some thick tights, ankle boots and a snuggly coat, it will make the perfect winter outfit. 

Next up is this pinafore from Miss Selfridge and its probably the most daring piece of the bunch I've picked but I love it nonetheless - its so cute! I think this would look amazing paired with a black t-shirt, a long sleeved top or even a blouse. The amount of different looks I could create with this are endless and I think it would work well in both the daytime and evening. Such a versatile piece and I think my wardrobe needs this in it.

Next up is this super cute tartan scarf from New Look which is a great piece to go for if you want to incorporate some tartan into your wardrobe but aren't brave enough to wear a piece of tartan clothing. I actually spotted a scarf similar to this in Primark a couple of months ago and I'm now kicking myself for not getting it because when I went back they were all gone. Typical! This one from New Look is just as lovely though and I don't mind paying a couple of pounds extra for something that will keep me snug throughout the winter months.

Lastly is this dress from Dorothy Perkins and I think this is my favourite of the bunch. I absolutely love the fitted style and the subtle tartan print. I think this would look absolutely gorgeous in the evening or even for work and again its a great one to go for if you're a bit scared of the tartan trend as it isn't quite so in your face. Unfortunately this is sold out in my size on the Dorothy Perkins website (one again - so blimmin typical!) but I'm going to have to go and hunt it down in store because I absolutely love it!

So there we have it, a few tartan bits and pieces I'm hoping to get my mitts on. Writing this post has made me want all of them even more than I did before. Oops, sorry bank card - I know you must hate me!

Do you like the tartan trend? What do you think of the items I've picked?

Lots of Love,


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36 comments

  1. I love the shift dress, it looks so gorgeous! x

    Maddy from UNSTITCHEDD 

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  2. The shift dress is lovely! I don't own any tartan yet... need to get on it!! x

    Claire does beauty

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  3. Love tartan x

    www.tillylions.blogspot.com

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  4. I love the tartan Dorothy Perkins dress! Topshop has loads of gorgeous tartan bits in as well.
    http://beccablogx.blogspot.co.uk/

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  5. Tis the season!! Loving the tartan trend, one of each please!

    Faded Windmills

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  6. I love the tartan trend! These items looks great x

    http://sentimental-wink.blogspot.co.uk/

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  7. I'm obsess with tartan! I really want some tartan trousers.

    Hannah | twoforjoy | xo

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  8. Ahh I want everything! Just got some tartan tights yesterday, so excited to wear them!

    Becca || Becca Said x

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  9. Love the Dorothy Perkins number, so cute!

    www.infatuationrw.co.uk

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  10. oh my goodness - the first shift dress. Love it. I love that website too - literally want the whole website in my wardrobe! I cant get enough of tartan this year! x

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  11. I love the tartan trend at the moment!

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  12. I love Tartan but don't know if i'd wear it as a dress/shirt but I really love the scarf! So pretty! :) XX.

    amylaurenxo.blogspot.co.uk

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  13. i was so unsure of the tartan at first but now i love it! loving the pinafore dress and the Dorothy Perkins dress!
    Becci x
    http://princessesandpinkchampagne.blogspot.co.uk/

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  14. I have a serious tartan addiction too - I love the Primark dress it is so similar to the one Lucy wore in MIC! x

    amuchprettierpuzzle.blogspot.com

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  15. I am currently crushing on the tartan dresses they would look so good with over knee boots! x

    www.krystelcouture.com
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  16. I love tartan! That pinafore dress is gorgeous x

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  17. I bought a tartan scarf from Accessorize but that's as far as I will go with the trend I think!

    Leanne @ Leanne-Marie | Beauty, fashion & lifestyle. x x

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  18. Loving the tartan trend! I was lucky to snap up the DP dress a few weeks ago - my new fave! x

    http://stylewonderer.blogspot.co.uk/

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  19. Yes! Every day I fall a little more in love with the Tartan trend. I think I may add a pair of skinnies or a warm scarf in that pattern!

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  20. These patterns are all wonderful! So adorable.

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  21. I've got that tartan scarf from New Look, I love it!
    Also bought a nice little tartan tea dress from Ark.. I think you'd like that too! :)
    alicekatex ♥

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  22. This is a trend I'm actually so in love with, ah love it all xxx
    New blogspot post on a book I love // http://tinyurl.com/nytquk3 // #lbloggers #bbloggers

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  23. first dress is love!!!!!!

    http://aboutdrama.blogspot.ru

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  24. i'm really loving this new tartan trend :)

    Leyla xx
    Leyla Writes...

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  25. Tartan yay! I love love love it, need to get my hands on more!

    theglamaddict.blogspot.co.uk

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  26. I love the tartan trend and I love the selection you have picked out especially the scarf.
    I really love my tartan shorts that I posted in one of my outfit posts that I bought in the sales in the new year.
    Kelly x

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  27. I have done a blogpost on my blog all about tartan too, it has really grabbed my eye too. I really want a tartan scarf as i think it will be the perfect piece over A/W. I love the pinafore, there is a green tartan one similar from BooHoo which is gorgeous too.

    P.xx
    greywalls94.blogspot.co.uk

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  28. Absolutely loving tartan since it's came back in. The scarves are the best though! I'm glad it's back ♥

    Leanne | makeupblast.blogspot.ie | bloglovin.com/blog/3923219

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  29. LOVES a bit of tartan! <3

    xx

    http://stylecrescent.blogspot.co.uk/

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  30. I'm loving tartan at the moment!! I am Scottish though :P Primark especially have an amazing range of tartan things at the moment. xx
    Scottish Wendy | Wendy's World

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  31. we are obsessed with tartan!!! love this!

    -Kim
    xoxo
    http://hisandhersfashionn.blogspot.com/

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