tie it together

Lucca Couture romper. L.A.Vintage Exchange blazer. mom’s vintage scarf. Sam Edelman Simone booties via Endless.com

Ever notice the order you dress yourself? Do you usually decide that you want to wear a certain shirt first and then pick your pants, or do you commit to your favorite pair of jeans and then figure out your top business? Pretty sure my thought process for this look last weekend went like this:

teal romper… because I haven’t worn it since my vacay in Hong Kong

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vintage blazer… because I had paired my hot pink Dolce Vita wedges with the romper in Hong Kong and dug the color combo

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Sam Edelman booties… because at this point, I had committed to color blocking and wanted to add a third color

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mom’s vintage scarf… because I had to tie everything together!

And there you have it, the dissection of how my brain works in the morning, as I stare blankly into my closet. Only this time, the process was organic and quick once I knew I was heading in the bold color blocking direction.

Thoughts on color blocking? Still into it or over it?

XxX

becs

Weekend Staples

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aldo boots

H&M blouse. American Apparel skirt. Aldo boots. Velvet headband via Nasty Gal

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erin wasson x rvca dress, matiko studded flats

American Apparel men’s sweater. Erin Wasson x RVCA dress (worn as skirt). H&M blouse. Matiko flats via Modcloth. Zara men’s hat. Urban Outfitters bag

sam edelman wedges, jessica simpson hat

leopard wedges

leopard wedges and leopard hat

American Apparel t-shirt & skirt. Sam Edelman wedges via Lori’ s Shoes. Jessica Simpson hat. Vintage belt

If studs and leopard print are on their way out the trend door, I clearly missed chose not to read the memo since this is a sampling of what I’ve  worn over the past few weekends… sans coat.  And hey, if you want to save some money and a trip to the tailor to get your tad-too-long skirt hemmed, try tying a knot in the front (or even on the side/back) for an easy solution (as seen above with my American Apparel skirt).

Special thanks for the love this week (Xo!):

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I haven’t said it in awhile, but thank you for continuing to swing on by!  Hope you have a fun weekend, loveys!

XxX

Becs