The Sunday Post: Shopping in Santa Monica


Santa Monica was by far my favourite of the few parts of California I had the time to see, with amazing shops, restaurants and a pier and a beach that almost made me feel at home. I actually partially blame the beach and pier combo for the case of extreme homesick-ness that came along soon after. I had my first taste of Nasty Gal, Bloomingdales and Nordstrom (the best of them all) and discovered that the US Brandy Melville’s are awesome.

Unfortunately we didn’t have too long to spend there (even these photos were snapped whilst waiting for our Uber) but it would definitely be a part I would love to explore more in the future.

In other, more current news – this morning I’m off to spend the day at a spa in the countryside before my best friends wedding on Monday. I get a full 48 hours of countryside calm before returning to Brighton, grabbing my bags and heading to Ibiza for three days!

It’s going to be a bit of a crazy whirlwind, but I’ll try and keep things updated around these parts as and when I can (naturally videos will still go up as usual). I’m full of nerves but at the same time I’m so excited to be setting off again!

55 Comments

  1. 09 Aug 2015 / 7:28 am

    It looks so beautiful there, and your photos are amazing, I wish mine would look as good as yours! Plus, you look as lovely as you always do! X

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  2. 09 Aug 2015 / 7:49 am

    I loved Santa Monica so much, especially in the nighttime it looks beautiful when it's illuminated by all the fairy lights. Take care and I can't wait for photos from Ibiza! x
    Lynn | http://nexttolondon.blogspot.co.uk/

  3. 09 Aug 2015 / 7:51 am

    These pictures all look so amazing, wow! Looks like you really had an amazing time!
    x
    Mila https://matchlessmila.wordpress.com/

  4. 09 Aug 2015 / 7:56 am

    Love your perfect summer look with the white kimono!
    xx from Bavaria/Germany, Rena www.dressedwithsoul.com

  5. 09 Aug 2015 / 8:03 am

    Love your outfit and you look gorgeous as always. California would be such a beautiful place to visit and the beach photos look amazing xx

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  6. 09 Aug 2015 / 8:15 am

    So cute Suzie, you look gorgeous x

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  7. 09 Aug 2015 / 8:16 am

    I loved Santa Monica too & managed to get a photo on Baywatch beach with a lifeguard at his hut! Have fun in Ibiza.
    Hugs Adele xoxo

  8. 09 Aug 2015 / 8:44 am

    Wow I would love to go to America and you look stunning!

    Just a quick note I have a beauty blog and just posted about my BEST skincare tips and I would love you to pop on by to say hello.
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    Thanks Maddie xx

  9. 09 Aug 2015 / 9:04 am

    Lovely outfit and photo's!

  10. 09 Aug 2015 / 9:07 am

    Super:) xx
    Bianka
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  11. 09 Aug 2015 / 9:07 am

    i love your photos, looks like such a gorgeous place!

    Rachel // Style Soup

  12. 09 Aug 2015 / 9:14 am

    This definitely looks like a place I need to visit at some point, it looks so so pretty. Oh, and by the way I'm so jealous of your hair, it's gorgeous and so long.

    Kristy | www.thevioletblonde.com

  13. 09 Aug 2015 / 9:20 am

    Love your outfit in these photos, you looks beautiful. California definitely suits you!

    Kim | The Lens Affair

  14. 09 Aug 2015 / 9:21 am

    Amazing pictures! Have Fun in Ibiza Suzie and I'm looking forward to those new pictures and stories!

    Bisous, Marye
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  15. 09 Aug 2015 / 9:21 am

    Wowee lady, you are super busy! But in the best possible way. You must be working so hard to keep up your usual video and blog posts. Well worth it though, It's always a pleasure visiting here. 🙂

    Enjoy the pampering in the countryside and amazing Ibiza!

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  16. 09 Aug 2015 / 9:35 am

    Lovely photos!! Super cute outfit too…

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  17. 09 Aug 2015 / 9:47 am

    such beautiful photos, I love the outfit you're wearing 🙂

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  18. 09 Aug 2015 / 9:55 am

    Santa Monica looks so relaxing but fun. Loving all this LA related content, it's bringing me some warm weather vibes, even though where I live is in the dead of winter. x

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  19. 09 Aug 2015 / 10:02 am

    Could do with that Santa Monica beach right now! So much lovely sunshine

    Lauren x
    Britton Loves | Lifestyle Food Beauty

  20. 09 Aug 2015 / 10:58 am

    Beautiful blue imagery! Santa Monica looks amazing and you seem like you had a great time.

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  21. 09 Aug 2015 / 11:47 am

    You look like you've had lots of fun! I'm so jealous I would love to go to Santa Monica! tehe! 🙂

    http://sapphiresaysfashion.blogspot.co.uk/

  22. 09 Aug 2015 / 11:57 am

    You look like you belong at the beach girl! Gorgeous as always- love the sunnies!

  23. 09 Aug 2015 / 2:44 pm

    I'm so glad you enjoyed your time in the U.S.! Have an amazing time in Ibiza! xo

  24. 09 Aug 2015 / 2:54 pm

    Looks amazing! I love your kimono too x

    Phoebe | Phoebe’s Diaries

  25. 09 Aug 2015 / 3:10 pm

    Love the photos, it looks like an amazing place!
    Maddy, xo // UNSTITCHEDD

  26. 09 Aug 2015 / 3:24 pm

    Gorgeous photos, shame you didn't get to spend too much time there, it looks beautiful. xx

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  27. 09 Aug 2015 / 4:04 pm

    Love the look ! Looks like a really nice place .

    Alexandra x
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  28. 09 Aug 2015 / 4:24 pm

    Looks beaut! Love your shoes.

    Tiffany Tales – A British Beauty & Lifestyle Blog

  29. 09 Aug 2015 / 4:29 pm

    I love santa monica – http://miraclesmokeconsumerreview.com/

  30. 09 Aug 2015 / 5:30 pm

    Gorgeous photographs. I really like your shorts and shoes combo x

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  31. 09 Aug 2015 / 5:35 pm

    Such gorgeous photos! The outfit is beautiful as well. Looks like you had an incredible time, so jealous! x

    ellie etc | a personal style & lifestyle blog

  32. 09 Aug 2015 / 5:47 pm

    Love your photos so much! Where is your jacket from?

    Kathryn | nimblenote.blogspot.com

  33. 09 Aug 2015 / 7:30 pm

    Santa Monica is on my wish list now! x

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  34. 09 Aug 2015 / 8:38 pm

    Lovely photos! I love Santa Monica so much! I stayed there when I went to LA and loved to it so much, SHopping there was also great!
    Love
    Pili

    Records of my Troubles

  35. 09 Aug 2015 / 8:41 pm

    Your lifestyle/style posts are my favourite ever! Looking great as always!

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  36. 10 Aug 2015 / 4:12 am

    What stunning photographs! Santa Monica sounds incredible. x

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  37. 10 Aug 2015 / 4:45 am

    Love that outfit so much! x

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  38. 10 Aug 2015 / 9:23 am

    I really like your blog. These pics are so bright and cool, love them xoxo

    Classy&Unique Blog

  39. 10 Aug 2015 / 9:50 am

    You look gorgeous as always, I love your style. Beth- mysokohldlife.blogspot.co.uk x

  40. 10 Aug 2015 / 2:32 pm

    Such lovely pictures Suzie! I'm planning a trip to LA for this winter and was just recommended Santa Monica as a place to stay. I'll definitely have to look into it more now!

  41. 10 Aug 2015 / 9:46 pm

    Gorgeous photos!! 🙂

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  42. 12 Aug 2015 / 10:45 am

    I love the outfit- so simple but so pretty! Great photos and post as always!
    Caitie x
    http://www.what-caitie-did.blogspot.com.au

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