Out | Orla Kiely #ALifeInPattern

Saturday 1st September

Ivy Wears: Little Bird Jacket, Boden Dress*, Little Bird Shoes
Amy Wears: Orla Kiely Dress, Orla Kiely Bag, Clarks x Orla Kiely Bibi Shoes

If you want to know what my heaven looks like, this is it. I have been utterly obsessed with Orla Kiely for a number of years now and in turn have not been this excited about an exhibition since David Bowie Is at the V&A but after several failed attempts to get there over the summer, I finally got to share my joy of something I truly love with the two ladies in my life I love the most. Ivy, having grown up in a home full of Orla bits and bobs, is the first to spot stem print handbags in the street so adored seeing all the iconic patterns so familiar to her and I could have happily spent hours studying each individual detail on the group of perfectly dressed mannequins - but alas, Wagamamas called and we took Ivy over Tower Bridge for the first time and when she was sat with her cod cubes and rice, she proclaimed it was the 'best day out ever' - she wasn't wrong