LYDC: My Style♥♥

Evening my darlings!

How are you all? Hope you have all had a FAB week … I will be honest, I have not had the best(update in my next post though loves!). I just want to say how thankful I am for everything I have and what I have been given … Make sure you make the most of your time with loved ones, don’t hold grudges, and if you are missing someone … CONTACT THEM! Wow… I don’t think I have gotten this serious in my posts before .. I guess I am getting more comfortable with you all my loves! I really do class you all as my friends… you are so sweet and mean a lot to me!

Anyways … I am so so excited to put a fashion post up .. it has been quite a while since my last one! I am loving having a variety of posts on my blog though… we were discussing branding in a Twitter chat recently.. and although I don’t have a specific “brand” .. my main aims are to inspire other girls in dressing modestly yet being fashionable, make-up/DIY tips, and how to have a positive lifestyle! I would love to know what you guys think of my blog, what your favourite types of posts are, and if there is anything you want me to write about!

RIGHT STOP RAMBLING SAIRA … onto the outfits!

So… I actually was contacted by the LOVELY Chloe at LYDC London after taking part in the #FBLchat on Twitter. They kindly gifted me (EEEEK!) one of their bags* (that I got to choose …tehehehe), and wanted me to show how it could be styled for day and night! Now, whether I am going out during the day, or for an evening out, I usually ALWAYS carry a big bag. This is because I like to carry so much in my bags.. BECAUSE ANYTHING CAN HAPPEN RIGHT.. I like to be prepared :).


What a beauty 😛 :D♥

So I’ll tell you a little more about the bag before showing you how I styled it! I chose a black bag (standard :P), with some gorgeous fur detail on the front! It is also that gorgeous structured/briefcase style, which is my FAVOURITE! This style of bag is SO classic and can be worn for both work and going out in the evening! I was also so HAPPY with the quality of the bag… as they are great value for money! It has one main compartment, those cute little pouches that can store your phone/lipsticks/other random stuff you don’t need, and a large pocket at the front! It also comes with a long strap so you can wear cross-body too! I think this bag would be great for University and work.. as well as those evenings out where you want a classic bag that will go with more or less everything!

So my darlings.. let’s see how I styled this bag during the day!♥




I think this would be the perfect look for University, or even a day out shopping! I think the button up shirt and the furry gilet give it a very comfortable look! I have also added the long strap and shown how you can wear it cross body (which I DEFINITELY prefer :D). This really gives it more of a laid-back vibe! I also wore my usual winged eyeliner, and Makeup Revolutions lipstick in “Rebel with Case” .. It is a gorgeous berry shade.. perfect for everyday! What do you guys think? 😀

Day Outfit Details!♥

Shirt and Skirt -H&M

Gilet and Boots – Primark

Hijab – Market

Bag* – LYDC London


After a quick outfit change (and slightly more make-up.. hehehe) here is how I styled the bag for an evening out (Let’s just pretend I was actually going out in the evening guys, hehe :D).




Night Outfit Details!♥

White Top – New Look

Long Shirt – Market (!!)

Jeggings – Zara

Boots – Primark

Bag* – LYDC London

Hijab – Market

I added darker colours to my outfit, red lips, and also got rid of the strap on the bag! I normally like to stick to quite classic pieces when I go out (it is very unlikely that you will see me in a lot of glitter/bright colours)… so having a very classic bag just fits my style perfectly! LYDC definitely have an amazing range of classic bags, as well as more modern styles (I am LUSTING after their faux fur rucksack!).

So that is how I would transition this bag from day to night! I LOVED this post so much … because I am the type of girl who HATES swapping over her bags, so having a bag that I can take from a shopping trip to dinner in the evening is ALWAYS a win! You all know how much I love my outfit posts too loves :P. The style of the bag is so beautiful, and the faux fur design on the front really adds a stunning touch! I WAS SO HAPPY WITH IT ♥

LYDC London have such an amazing collection for Autumn/Winter 2015 (I have also seen on Twitter that they have had a peek of their A/W 2016 range .. JEALOUS!). They really do have something for everyone, whatever your style! Whether you like huge bags like me, small cross body bags, rucksacks or clutches.. I am so sure you will find something you love. Have a peek at their site:… see if you can squeeze in a gift for someone (or yourself) before Christmas!

Do let me know if you find something you love! If you need some ideas, check out my Wishlist post HERE. You can also get 10% off anything using the code “SAIRA10” … because they are just the NICEST GIRLS EVER!♥ 

I hope you liked this post my lovelies (you got two outfits in one muhaha!)… It definitely was hectic getting in two sets of outfit photos, one after the other (as I was trying to beat the upcoming rain AND get good lighting.. oh the struggles!). Fashion posts are definitely one of my FAVOURITES to do… and I really hope you like them darlings!

Right dolls… hope you all have a wonderful evening …. I am catching up on The Apprentice, and then will be snuggling into bed! I literally cannot WAIT for a few extra days off at Christmas time. I will catch you in my next post! Make sure you follow my Twitter/Instagram so you stay up to date!

Lots of Love,



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*This post is in collaboration with LYDC London. The bag was gifted to me for this post. All opinions are my own.


  1. December 16, 2015 / 11:14 pm

    Great bag choice and you look amazing 🙂

    Hannah xx

  2. December 16, 2015 / 11:24 pm

    You are so adorable. I love the outfits and that’s a great bag!

  3. December 16, 2015 / 11:30 pm

    That bag looks gorgeous on you, great choice!
    xx Zahra

  4. December 16, 2015 / 11:47 pm

    you’re soo pretty! *heart eye emojis* love the way you styled the bag and your style in general!xx

  5. December 17, 2015 / 3:42 pm

    black and white striped clothes have been really trending this season! Totally adore how you layer clothes 🙂 I always get to learn a thing or two from your style xx

  6. December 17, 2015 / 5:47 pm

    Your outfits are always 😍😍😍😍 & that bag is perfect for so many different kinds of outfits!

  7. December 17, 2015 / 5:55 pm

    Lovely outfits hun! Loved the monochrome look, you pull it off so well, very chic 😉 Sorry if you’re not having the best week/weekend, I hope all is well soon!!XX

  8. December 17, 2015 / 6:57 pm

    Love that bag! I like how you can wear it as a crossbody if you want, to free up your hands. Great outfits too!
    xo Kiki

  9. December 17, 2015 / 8:29 pm

    I love your outfits, especially the black and white long shirt! I’ve seen LYDC bags crop up a lot lately, need to look at their range x

    Tamz ||

  10. December 18, 2015 / 2:27 pm

    What a lovely bag you got, hon!! Yay! So excited for you doing the collabs, you deserve it, sweetheart!! You styled so beautifully with the day & night outfits. The design of it is lovely, very smart and trendy, also really love the handles & the option of a strap – how neat!
    I think it’s so important that you said we have to be thankful and make sure others know that as well. It’s crucial to stop doing whatever we are doing or busy with, pick up the phone and make that phone call to simply say “I love you” to our family & friends <3 <3 <3
    How amazing was the last episode of The Apprentice?! I LOVE the show so much!
    I was a bit shocked Charlene was fired so quickly. I thought the girl would be in the final. Good for the 2 finalists though! I think I know who might win 😉
    xox Nadia

    • December 18, 2015 / 8:34 pm

      Thank you so much lovely I am SO glad you liked it .. yep the blag is definitely an absolute STUNNER..I adore it so so much!

    • January 10, 2016 / 6:27 pm

      I am SO in love with the bag too!!! Thanks darling .. loving your comments on my blog girl!! They’re making me smile like an idiot haha!

  11. April 7, 2016 / 2:35 pm

    Beautiful bag Saira and another fantastic Blog post, I love all your blogs I’ve read lately. I love the style of your bag and it is great when you can find a bag that is so easy to change quickly from a day bag to a bag you can also use at night. You look fabulous as always chic.
    Lisa XoX

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