Color Blocked

23 Sep

How To Color-Block an Outfit

I wore this exact color combination a few weeks ago, and I think it’s become two of my favorite colors to mix and match! They really balance each other out perfectly, with the lime green being bold and fun, and the navy making a classic statement. This skirt belongs to my mom, and officially qualifies as vintage. I love when I can fit into her clothes, and that she held onto this gem from Saks.

As I’m typing this, it’s officially fall. Instead of wishing it wasn’t here yet, I’m focusing on what’s to come. I haven’t done much fall shopping yet, but I’m dying to get out there and spend my nonexistent cash flow. With moving out taking up the bulk up my paychecks as of late, I’ve kind of been ignoring fall fashion trends. I’ll probably be living in my faux leather attire, which has been a safe bet the past few seasons. It’s comfortable and looks like you’re making an effort- what’s better than that?! What fall fashions are you most looking forward to?

Vintage Lime Green Pencil Skirt

 Lime Green Pencil Skirt Navy Blouse

BCBGeneration Nude Platform Pumps

Ralph Lauren Navy Blouse

Ralph Lauren Short Sleeve Navy Blouse

Top: Ralph Lauren (similar) | Skirt: Vintage (similar) | Shoes: BCBGeneration (similar)

9 Responses to “Color Blocked”

  1. SweetCandyDreamer September 23, 2014 at 8:30 am #

    I really like this color combo, it looks great on you 🙂 x

    http://www.sweetcandydreamer.com

  2. lovehaightcupcakes September 23, 2014 at 11:41 am #

    Love that green skirt and color combo!

  3. nicolemolders September 23, 2014 at 12:09 pm #

    Great skirt and great way to show it off!

  4. Ana September 23, 2014 at 1:15 pm #

    I really like the skirt. I wish my mom had saved her stuff. It’s all back in style now. Great look.

  5. mira65 September 23, 2014 at 1:25 pm #

    Great pictures! Do take a minute to check out my blog:toweararainbow.wordpress.com

  6. FashionEdible September 24, 2014 at 10:08 am #

    You look amazing Olivia! As for fall trends, you’re not missing out on too many new ones. I am loving boots (again), long cardigans and chunky sweaters (again). Hope you’re getting settled in!

  7. elissaubean September 24, 2014 at 8:18 pm #

    Stunning!! LOVe the skirt!!

    http://urbanstile.com

  8. Ashley September 25, 2014 at 10:19 am #

    You look awesome, babe! Super chic, and this color combo is fab on you. 🙂

    -Ashley
    http://lestylorouge.com

  9. mira65 September 26, 2014 at 3:36 pm #

    I simply love color blocking ! Though I am a conservative dresser I love the stark combination you are wearing. I would love it if you could check out my blog:
    toweararainbow.wordpress.com
    Thanks
    Keep up the good work.

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