I know I just said last week that I was thinking about not doing these anymore. But then it warmed up outside and was sunny, and I had an outfit I liked the colors of and wanted to capture. So here you have it. Not quite done with the style posts just yet. 🙂
These are not the first white pants I’ve owned (ok, they’re the second) but they’re the first ones I’ve actually felt comfortable wearing. The material is sturdy corduroy, so there’s no see-thru factor in the hindquarters region, which you know is sometimes a problem with light-colored pants. The whole point of putting on pants is so your underwear doesn’t show, so it’s always seemed odd to me that companies make pants so thin and light-colored that others can still see your underwear anyway. But anyway, not an issue with these, thankfully. And they are soft, which is always a plus. Actually, everything in this outfit is extremely soft and comfortable. It’s amazing I got anything done when I wore this on Monday.
I originally was wearing this cardigan over top, but it just wasn’t working. Then I switched to this burgundy one, and instantly loved it. Also, this cardigan in general is awesome. Four ways to wear it: open, draped (there’s a magnet that holds one side up), partially zipped (like below) or fully zipped. And it has pockets. And the asymmetric zipper just adds some interest, I think. Confession: I own this cardigan in four different colors, I love it that much: charcoal, oatmeal, burgundy, and forest green. I don’t know how they haven’t turned up on the blog before now, because I wear them all the time.
Have you ever had a clothing item you found and loved, and bought several different colors of it?
Colors: Wine, Brick, Rust, and White.
Cardigan: Airport Greeting Cardigan in Burgundy from ModCloth (birthday gift!). See other colors.
Top Tank: by Riller & Fount, from Ideeli
Bottom Tank: from Forever 21 (old)
Pants: from H&M (sold out)
Shoes: Frolic in Flagstaff Flat from ModCloth (sold out)
Necklace: Clyde’s Rebirth
Linking up with The Pleated Poppy, Transatlantic Blonde, Kiwi Womens Style, Style Elixir, Because Shanna Said So, Lena B Actually, and Two Thirty-Five Designs.
I love the asymmetrical zip on the hoodie! And yes, I’m a champion of buying the same thing in multiple colors. Did it this week at Old Navy with their $5 long sleeved shirt sale.
Ha! Glad I’m not the only one. 😀 And bummed to have missed long sleeve shirts for only $5!
Love your accessories and shoes!
Thank you! 🙂
Cool outfit, I’m liking white jeans this winter too. Looks great with the warm tones. Love the zip-up top!
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Thanks! I think I might try it next time with all cool tones and see if I like it as much. 🙂
Great necklace and shoes. OMyGursh, I love unique shoes and tend to immediately gravitate to them. I am your newest follower, too all over the place. Found you via Lena’s hop. I also have a Hop on Friday’s. c.h.e.c.k. i.t.
Thank you! 😀 Glad to have you along. I’ll catch up on blog reading when I get back from vacation and check out your place then.
What a neat sweater… love the versatility of it! Thanks for linking up for Passion For Fashion!
Thanks, Lena! 🙂