Posted on Facebook by: Justine Thaysen Marmite sarnies & strong cuppa, total Englishness and completely lush!
To be up for a free pair of true Brit Hunter boots (featured in yesterday’s post) we asked you to send us your idea of what constitutes iconic British style, and post it on our Facebook page.
We loved our readers’ Facebook contributions so much, we decided to show them off here.
Please keep it coming. (And, where possible, please try to add sources and photographer credits to your images.) The competition ends 23 August 2012. For full details, please see yesterday’s blog post.
Posted on Facebook by Beth Naidoo. 'High Tea. Definitely English.'
Posted on Facebook by Jerusha Sukhdeo. 'Some proper British punk! (Well, this one's a shot for British Vogue's October 2009 "Brilliantly British" by Mario Testino).'
Posted on Facebook by Pelo Design. 'From the Queen to the Sex Pistols, this is always England.'
(left) Image posted on Facebook by Rabe Mutondwa. (Right) Image posted on Facebook by Maria Trautmann.
Posted on Facebook by Melanie Heyns. 'For me, it's the way the English like to use contrasting colours on walls and furniture (sometimes vs. one another). I am also a huge fan of their use of ‘modern’ and ‘old’ typical English styles such as antique themed wall paper and then placing a bold rug on the floor.'
Image posted on Facebook by Maria Trautmann.
Posted on Facebook by Heather Brown. ‘Love the Anglepoise lamp by British designer, George Carwardine. Classic design. Classically British Hunter boots for the win!