Orange You Glad

8 Jun

BaubleBar Necklace with J.Crew Necklace

Flowy Orange Cocktail Dress

I recently had a revelation that I barely have any orange in my closet. Actually, before I got this dress, I only had one orange top. It’s kinda crazy, because I love the color orange. I think in the past I’ve veered from the color during fall and winter for fear of looking Halloween-y. I have this weird thing that anytime black and orange are worn together it automatically means I’m channeling October 31st.

Gold Jewelry Orange Dress

While I’m still a little weary of orange that time of year, I am all about it for summer. It’s bold, bright and cheery. This boohoo dress (which is currently on sale) is great because it’s loose and simple, making it easy to recreate many different looks. For today’s outfit, I wanted a glamorous summer style. Have you ever tried layering your necklaces? It’s a great way to glam it up and take advantage of your jewelry collection, without having to buy a statement piece.

Layered Gold Necklaces

J.Crew Venus Flytrap Necklace

Some advice if you do layer your necklaces: make sure your metals match. Today, I’m wearing these crystal necklaces with gold hardware. It’s a perfect match because the gold hardware on both necklaces look exactly alike. I try to avoid mixing silvers and golds, because I like a more streamlined look.

Orange Cocktail Dress

Orange Dress with Layered Necklaces

Orange Summer Dress

Boohoo Orange Dress c/o | French Connection Sandals (similar) | J.Crew Necklace | BaubleBar Necklace | Libby Ring c/o

17 Responses to “Orange You Glad”

  1. Preeti June 8, 2015 at 7:55 am #

    so pretty!!

    xoxo, Preeti

  2. as gold as it gets June 8, 2015 at 9:00 am #

    I love orange and I LOVE pairing with with hot pink – its perfect for summer! Looks great!

  3. floridafashiongirl June 8, 2015 at 9:56 am #

    I am loving this pop of color!

  4. The Lady Olive June 8, 2015 at 10:10 am #

    Orange is one of my favorite colors to wear! This is a nice shade on you!

  5. KatWalkSF June 8, 2015 at 12:14 pm #

    You look gorgeous in orange and that necklace is perfection!

  6. FashionEdible June 8, 2015 at 1:07 pm #

    Orange is a great color for summer! I love that yours is lighter in color and that it’s so breezy. And I agree – I’m also weary of wearing orange and black together.


  7. jenessasheffield June 8, 2015 at 1:41 pm #

    Just happened to stumble upon your blog and am really lovin you style! This dress is so vibrant and glam, it looks lovely on you! looking forward to your next post!

  8. Bethann of Bethanimalprint June 9, 2015 at 11:23 am #

    Beautiful color on you!


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