Monday, April 1, 2013

Double Whammy

Purple Haze

I've been very inspired lately, so I decided to do two design sets instead of one this week! The first set focuses on the gorgeous tie-died kimono from Top Shop. When dressing pieces that are so colorful (colorful to me at least) I like to keep the colors of whatever else I'm wearing very neutral. I usually go with black of course, but sometimes I'll do camel, white, or olive tones, depending on what I'm wearing. I recently bought the Zara leather sandals pictured above and I'm in love with them. They've most definitely become the most versatile pair of shoes I own. You'll see these babies along with a couple other of my new Spring shoes in a feature post later on this week.
High Contrast
This is inspired by not only the obvious high contrast Spring trend, but the 'futuristic' trend as well. At first I thought dressing 'futuristic' was an oxymoron, if not a little corny, but then I started researching what dressing in such a manner actually entailed. Metallic colors, sharp lines, and cut-outs? I think I could actually do this. The b&w Topshop sweater and Oasis faux leather skirt are my simple centerpieces. When your clothing is simple, you can be super creative with your shoes and accessories. I think the retro 1/2 black, 1/2 white glasses look like so much fun! They may look better off than on, but who knows? I think they're worth a try.
When I see snakes I automatically think seductive. I think it has something to do with the way they move, hence the reason I also added the fake gauge striking snake earrings to this outfit. They add a sense of danger. Yum.


  1. That tie dyed kimono from topshop is incredible! I love it! Great outfits :)

  2. Lovely outfits,wish I cud have them all to

  3. The first set is perfection, and you would amazing! The tie dye kimono is definitely eye catching, and gorgeous!

  4. I love both of these sets! I haven't been to Top Shop yet - I clearly need to get over there and take a look!

    xox Lara

  5. Oh both are amazing! But the second one....I LOVE IT! Those high heel sandals are AWESOME! I want them! Oh and the glasses are so original! Kisses & Hugs


  6. great sets ;) would you like to follow each other? ;)

  7. i love the 2 sets! this leather skater skirt is just amawzing like those heels on the 2 sets!
    i like your blog, so i followed you! Check mine if your're interested :)
    Dear Inès

  8. I am loving the tie died kimono from top shop. Just love the colours!

  9. Soooo adorable,babe!;-)

  10. Love your blog, followed you now :)
    Hope you will follow back.

  11. The kimono is to die for!

  12. Loving kimono's right now too! And those two toned glasses.

  13. love this looks and also your blog! It's so nice!!! I follow you!
    Pass to my blog and if it likes you follow me too, I will be so glad :D

  14. Love your blog! Maybe we could follow each other on bloglovin or GFC? Please leave me a comment or follow me and I will follow you =)

  15. Love the first look, it's kind of a more modern bohemian.
    Chic on the Cheap

  16. Stunning shoes!!! pretty pretty!!


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