Fashion Over Reason: Big Red

Thursday, March 20, 2014

Big Red

Fashion Over Reason selfie, OOTD, Ralph Lauren red linen oversized boyfriend blazer, vintage Liberty of London scarf, Chic Peek ring, Valentino crisp white shirt, big red

I have a love/hate relationship with the color red. Sometimes I love it and sometimes I find it to be annoying to look at and too abrasive. I'd say that since last spring, I've been more on the love side of things -- perhaps my newfound consistent fondness for the bright hue is here for the long haul? In fact, this linen boyfriend blazer is one of my favorite pieces and for this specific look, I mindlessly reached for it on Valentine's day, not even making the correlation with the color of love until later.

This combo is kind of a go-to for me: simple shirt and denim with an oversized blazer. It's super easy and kind of a default uniform. When my grandmother passed some years ago, I was lucky to inherit a lot of her jewelry, but also her amazing Liberty scarves collection, which I've been sporting with utmost pleasure as of late. It ads a little flair, wouldn't you say (canine in the background notwithstanding)?

Ralph Lauren oversized boyfriend blazer, Valentino white button-down blouse shirt, light wash J Brand skinny jeans, Frye Engineer boots, Liberty of London silk scarf, vintage belt, WallyFace, Mini Aussie
Blazer - Ralph Lauren (similar)
White shirt - Valentino (similar)
Jeans - J Brand
Boots - Frye
Scarf - Vintage Liberty of London (inherited from my grandma) (similar)
Belt - Vintage (similar)
Double ring - Chic Peek

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Rowan - Rebellious yet Romantic said...

Love the jacket/scarf combination! Looking good! :) xx

JANICE G said...

love the red~

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hidden dreams said...

You look so beautiful dear!

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Elissa said...

Love this bold look and the cameo from your dog! too cute