Favourite New OOTD – Rose Sweater & Green Velvet ♥

I took these photos this week and I think it has to be one of my favourite new outfits! Both the jumper and the skirt are new, and I didn’t even think of putting them together until trying to find something to pair the jumper with for these photos. Duh.. the leafy green bits match my new green velvet skater skirt perfectly! And two things I love more than anything else in the fashion world.. florals and velvet! Although I also love Peter Pan collars, but I wear them often enough and I wouldn’t want to go OTT now would I?
So anyway, I won a £50 voucher from MissGuided on Twitter in November. Well I actually won some boots but they took so long arranging the prize they were then sold out so offered me a nice voucher instead! Which was good because then I could buy what I liked, and I decided on this deep green velvet skirt as one of the items. It’s a bargain at only £13.99 I think, and it’s also much better quality than my Chinese velvet skirts, and it’s also longer. I don’t own anything in green, so I fancied a change and bringing a new colour into my ever growing wardrobe. They also do it in gorgeous burgundy red too. I love velvet, it’s so luxurious and I think it’s a perfect fabric for winter as it’s so thick and warm. I also find it quite flattering as it’s not flimsy. My boyfriend hates the feeling of it though, and Merlins hair just seems to be attracted to it! Eugh.
The rose print jumper was sent to me from Chicnova, who are a Hong Kong based web fashion store, selling the latest trends worldwide at affordable prices. The jumper is one size only, but I think it fits really well and it could also be worn oversized or more fitted. It has a ripped hemline and sleeves, which I’m not personally a fan of, but I can just tuck it into my skirt. The jumper is finely knitted and has a few sparkly golden threads throughout. I love the rose print, it’s so pretty. It’s a nice lightweight jumper, not thick and wintery, but I wore it with a nude vest underneath and it kept me warm. It’s available for £25 from Chicnova and it includes free shipping. I love this outfit, what do you think?
Favourite New OOTD – Rose Sweater & Green Velvet ♥
Favourite New OOTD – Rose Sweater & Green Velvet ♥
Favourite New OOTD – Rose Sweater & Green Velvet ♥
Favourite New OOTD – Rose Sweater & Green Velvet ♥
Favourite New OOTD – Rose Sweater & Green Velvet ♥
Favourite New OOTD – Rose Sweater & Green Velvet ♥

Jumper: Chicnova | Skirt: MissGuided | Boots: MartofChina | Ring: AccessorizeFavourite New OOTD – Rose Sweater & Green Velvet ♥



ALSO (in all the excitement I forgot to add it earlier..oops!) Chicnova are also offering my readers the chance to win a $30 coupon to spend on their website! They have loads of nice stuff under $30 and free shipping too! To enter, please just leave me a comment with your email address 🙂 Also for an extra entry, let me know your favourite item for less than $30 on the Chicnova site! Anyone can enter.. worldwide!

Favourite New OOTD – Rose Sweater & Green Velvet ♥



  1. January 9, 2013 / 8:17 pm

    When I was at uni I had a friend who had a velvet phobia. He was terrified of it…

    Anyway. Love the jumper! xx

  2. January 9, 2013 / 8:34 pm

    I have such a thing for velvet!! Many dresses etc in velvet, and shoes, but surprisingly no skirts! This looks amazing on you and I think a decent velvet skirt will be my next purchase! xxx

  3. January 9, 2013 / 8:57 pm

    I love Velvet too! I think it just adds something a bit extra to an outfit I'm all for different textures and patterns too :). This jumper is lovely too been on the look out for one to be honest, but can't justify £25 at the moment!

  4. January 9, 2013 / 9:48 pm

    I love the green! I've already got a burgundy colour velvet skirt but I may have to invest in a green one too! Love velvet atm xx

    • January 9, 2013 / 11:03 pm

      Well I'll add in my email here if that's okay 🙂
      Just had a quick look through the site and I do really like the high low jumpers, especially the black one!

  5. January 9, 2013 / 10:18 pm

    I love the skirt! the colour is beautiful 🙂
    I love velvet far too much! haha
    hareem xx

  6. January 9, 2013 / 10:19 pm

    I love that outfit!
    Im a bit iffy about velvet, I love the look of it but the feel of it kind of gives me the creeps haha



  7. January 9, 2013 / 10:22 pm

    great giveaway!


  8. January 9, 2013 / 10:36 pm

    How lovely :)I'd love to be in the draw.


  9. January 9, 2013 / 10:44 pm

    My favourite item on the website is the cute jumper with little umbrellas over it! Looks adorable and so snug!


  10. January 9, 2013 / 10:55 pm

    You look awesome in that rose top, its very you! 😀

  11. January 9, 2013 / 10:57 pm

    Also, i looked at their site and loved the 'Red PU Clutch Bag with Iron Lock' i've always wanted one <3!

  12. January 9, 2013 / 11:07 pm

    I'm not usually a fan of velvet but that skirt is gorgeous! 🙂

    my email is electriccandy@msn.com I think my favourite item has to be either the Red High Waist Shorts With Pleated Detail or the Loose Batwing Knitted Jumper with Crochet Lace. Thanks for the great giveaway!

  13. January 10, 2013 / 12:02 am

    Hi, I'd love to enter the giveaway please! 🙂 My email address is lucymanic@hotmail.co.uk.

    My favourite item on the site so far is the retro metallic skater skirt – so cute!

  14. January 10, 2013 / 10:37 am

    I have that skirt – love it! It's my new staple piece, I wear it all the time 🙂 xo

    • January 10, 2013 / 11:56 am

      Sorry, I seem to have wrote an essay!!!

  15. January 10, 2013 / 1:54 pm

    I adore this outfit *_* both of them are my faves floral print and velvet!

    porcukorborso at gmail dot com

  16. January 10, 2013 / 4:03 pm

    Hi Victoria 🙂 I firstly wanted to say thank you for how inspiring your blog is (i.e. I have compiled some post ideas and WILL finally start one for good in the next week!!)… and also thank you for having yet another giveaway!


    For items under $30, I really like this bag, though my boyfriend would complain about the number of items I own with studs on!! http://www.chicnova.com/black-oversized-canvas-totes-with-rivets-enbellish.html

    I also love the jumper… though isn't it very similar to the rose jumper you got from rockwithu?! That isn't a criticism in the slightest, it's me asking myself whether I can justify buying this one when I already bought the rockwithu one after loving your post about it!!!

  17. Lucy Bower
    January 10, 2013 / 4:40 pm

    I think you may have converted me to velvet! Love the colour of the skirt x

  18. Anonymous
    January 10, 2013 / 4:47 pm


    I really like the Gray Longline Oversized Knit Jumper with Contrast Point Chain Trim Collar&the Vintage White Point Collar Chiffon Blouse with Concealed Button Closure :)xx

  19. January 11, 2013 / 12:35 pm

    Yay! Love your velvet skirt. 🙂 Im a fan of velvets too. Hihi! And you know, I love the color of your skirt. It's the color of the year right? 🙂

    Email ad: micaloveirish@yahoo.com

    So my favorite item from Chicnova is the Plate and Ribben belt w/ bold fastening.

    And I also really really love to own this Black Cat Ear Wool Beret from Chicnova

    Hope to win so I could have the chance to own one of the lovely items from Chicnova. Thank you so much! 🙂

  20. January 12, 2013 / 1:03 am

    Thanks for the beautiful givegiveaway 🙂


  21. January 12, 2013 / 1:13 am

    I may get the embellished spike stud necklace.


  22. January 14, 2013 / 4:42 pm

    Great giveaway – some gorgeous stuff on the website
    Love the pretty print on this dress – perfect for lazy days in the summer :Dhttp://www.chicnova.com/racer-back-tank-dress.html
    my email is rachelbaylis2@gmail.com
    thank you 🙂

  23. January 16, 2013 / 4:10 am

    Beautiful sweater!

    pippirose59 at gmail dot com

  24. January 16, 2013 / 4:10 am

    My favourite piece for under $30–leopard print skirt–http://www.chicnova.com/leopard-print-pleated-skirts.html

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