rusted

IMG_9074
Kaisley striped sweater (a pretty penny) | Blank ankle cords (m.marie) | BCGB denim ballet flats (Marshall’s)

IMG_9100

IMG_9101
{photo bomber}

IMG_9070

I’ve been a casual observer of the colorful pants trend for a while now, but I was slow to jump on board. Not because I didn’t want a pair of bright britches to call my own; I’m just terrified of buying pants online, and I haven’t had much time to shop outside of my own store lately {which I’ve been doing a little too much of, by the way}.

Monday, my friend Meghan was having a super-sale at her boutique, m.marie, and her facebook updates were taunting me. I was sitting by myself at the shop, staring at the phone and willing it to ring, and after four hours without a single call I locked up my store and headed straight to Meghan’s. I picked up these Blank ankle cords, a striped tunic, and a cute maxi dress.

In other exciting news, it’s finally cool enough to break out sweaters (albeit, lightweight ones) and wrap a scarf around your neck without getting dizzy from overheating! Could it be that winter is finally gracing us with her presence in the sunshine state?!

What Do You Think?

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.

18 Comments

  1. dominobet wrote:

    nice post…look nice

    Posted 12.9.14 Reply
  2. Michelle wrote:

    Love your planner! Where did you find one that big?

    Posted 2.14.12 Reply
  3. nicola wrote:

    I love your posts, you always look so stylish. I wish I could do more with scarves, but don’t have the courage or know how!
    By the way, what is the note book/journal you have on your desk?

    Posted 12.30.11 Reply
  4. Not sure I could pull these off, but they look super cute. And I especially love the scarf.

    Posted 12.29.11 Reply
  5. Absolutely lovely! You’re making me wish I got a more muted tone for my colored pants instead of a bright red!

    Posted 12.29.11 Reply
  6. Lila wrote:

    Love the color! I am in the same camp you were before these pants. Love the idea, but scared to get them without trying them on and no time to go try them on :) I know what you mean about the weather, I love infinity scarves and haven’t been able to wear one without having to take it off regularly to cool back down.

    Posted 12.29.11 Reply
  7. Chelsea wrote:

    That’s a great colour to choose for trying out the coloured pants trend!

    Posted 12.29.11 Reply
  8. Noticing a trend of stripes! I’m addicted too ;) Stripes and rainbow colors.

    Posted 12.29.11 Reply
  9. Neris wrote:

    very pretty look! love the color of the pants :)

    Hope you are having great holidays :)

    xxx,

    Fashion Fractions

    Posted 12.29.11 Reply
  10. Angeline Edgar wrote:

    Love the indoor shot – the color combo is fun.

    Posted 12.29.11 Reply
  11. great pants! And 3 outfits posts in a row?!?! I’m lovin’ it:)

    Posted 12.28.11 Reply
  12. I love the mustard colour of your scarf! So gorgeous!

    x
    Lost in the Haze: Fashion Blog

    Posted 12.28.11 Reply
  13. CessOviedo wrote:

    Cuteness overload! lovely combo! … your new stuff in sounds great!

    Cess O. <3 The Outfit Diaries

    Posted 12.28.11 Reply
  14. skippysays wrote:

    Yay, glad you jumped on board with the trend- those pants are an awesome and look great on you! And I’m loving that fun yellow scarf too :)
    http://www.saysskippy.blogspot.com

    Posted 12.28.11 Reply
  15. Loving the pants! I need more bright colored pants myself, but I’m also afraid to order online.

    http://www.chillairandperfume.blogspot.com

    Posted 12.28.11 Reply
  16. Shon wrote:

    Really nice. I have been away for a while and have missed all of your great posts. Looking good!! Happy 2012!!

    Posted 12.28.11 Reply
  17. rhiannon wrote:

    super adorable! i love those pants!

    http://www.modernsuburbanites.blogspot.com

    Posted 12.28.11 Reply
  18. Cute!!! love them on you! xx

    Posted 12.28.11 Reply