Okay okay, taking a break from my blog for 6 months isn't the same as Ross cheating on Rachel but I did feel bad I stopped posting. So where have I been? Literally no where. I just stopped posting because I wanted to put my work and study first but also because I began to feel a little self conscious. I am not a model, I can not pose for the life of me, and going through 100 photos only to find 5 good ones can be very depressing. I guess I'm back because I am trying not to c
It has been a couple of months since my last post. In between studying a double degree and working two jobs it becomes somewhat difficult to find time for my other passions. In the last few weeks of spring I can finally see the sweet arrival of summer in sight. My style is constantly evolving. I find myself experimenting with different silhouettes, styles and patterns. Taking a risk, especially in fashion can be daunting and at times embarrassing. Being different can be scary
In March this year I set myself a challenge to not spend money on clothes. That goal was destroyed the minute I saw these overalls. These Nude Lucy Overalls have already been worn too many times to count and honestly I tried to buy a second one because I loved them so much. I would like to say that I talked myself out of it because I am smart with my money but really it was because it had already sold out in my size. I paired it with a long sleeve green striped shirt. I have
Green with envy; it was how I felt when I saw this dress on someone who wasn't me. Like some clothes addict I thought about it for a very long time, too long for a normal person, before I gave in, saved up and splurged. The Kate Summer Loving Green dress from Realisation Par was the first designer dress I saved up for and bought for myself, so it holds a special place in my heart. Styled with my Jo Mercer Boots and my Lack of Colour Fedora this outfit is an all year round sta
Winter in Brisbane is pathetic to say the least. However it gives me the excuse to wear my summer dresses all year round with my favourite winter trend, layering. For my first post on The Blue Belle Journal I thought it would be appropriate to show one of my favourite outfits. The title of my blog wasn't an easy decision to make and I am still not 100% sure on it, however blue is my favourite colour and Annabelle is my name so I thought it at least had some meaning behind it.