Tuesday, April 19

black & blue

Like black and brown (which I have come to like), I was never a real big fan of black and blue, but hey, we can all change! This was a traveling outfit on a chilly day that had to see me through several antique malls and some vintage shops. I'm a little finicky when it come to dressing for vintage hunting, I like to wear skirts but then I mostly wear skirts...so what am I even saying. Same with hair, it has to be out of the way, but then hey, I always like my hair out of the way. But all in all this outfit was so dang comfortable I wish I could wear it again and again. I wish I could find a blushy-nude chambray shirt, is that even possible? There might be a short little haircut on the horizon, we shall see.

blue chambray shirt ◊ H&M
black cotton high-waisted skirt ◊ thrifted
black leather oxfords ◊ All Saints
1920s/30s deco necklace ◊ antique mall
1920s blue deco ring ◊ antique mall


Tien said...

You have a gorgeous smile!

thatdamngreendress said...

Love this look, especially with the little black oxfords. totally comfortable and stylin'- I have a hard time with blue, but I'm loving the chambray and somehow black is the easiest way to make it work!

Marion said...

Your comment about wanting a blush-colored chambray shirt made me think of these two... http://www.madewell.com/madewell_category/SHIRTSTOPS/chambraydenim/PRDOVR~40656/40656.jsp (more blush) and http://bananarepublic.gap.com/browse/product.do?cid=5039&vid=1&pid=832767&scid=832767032 (more nude).

I like this outfit, too! It looks perfectly comfortable for a day of treasure hunting.

PrettyDamnCute said...

Such a great outfit! I love your smile in pic number two -- so pretty.

Katie said...

i love the worn in look of chambray shirts! such an easy way to look chic and be comfy!

Irene :: { Heirloom Attire } :: said...

What a BEAUTIFUL necklace!!! I love it!

Maria Casteel said...

this is so classic. you look radiant. your skin is glowing.

Anonymous said...

What a gorgeous classic look! I love the accessories you've teamed it with. lovely.


Teresa @ good-grace said...

oh my goodness - you are certainly a lady, through and through. :) I've been in love with this color combination for a few seasons - probably because it was considered "taboo". Especially love a black and navy blue color combo.

Loving the hair! (And, the possibility of a hair cut in the future? You are definitely more daring than me.) :)

The Vintage Mistress said...

I'm going to my closet now to match up some black and blue... the jewelry is to die for!
Thanks for the inspiration! xoxo Elizabeth

The Witchery Vintage said...

ooh! I love new haircuts! Can't wait to see it!

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