Inspired by The Wind of Inspiration

Very simply, I came up with this get-up after seeing a yellow, black and red outfit by Victoria of The Wind of Inspiration that I absolutely LOVED. (You should check out her blog; she’s got that whole cool American East Coast thing going on.) I’ve always disliked yellow and black together – I think of it as a bit 80s – but I was totally converted once I saw how chic she looked. The key to making them work I reckon was adding red. Let the outfit plagiarism begin!

I also have to say that I generally wouldn’t wear long jeans any way other than rolled up at the moment… It wasn’t that long ago that I was looking back over some pictures of me and my friends from around 1989 or ’90 – I thought it looked bloody awful that we all had our jean hems rolled up. Oh, how tastes change…!

Jacket: La Redoute
Sweater: Asos
Jeans: Very
Trainers: Freemans
Scarf: Asos
Belt: Asos
Sunglasses: Rayban Wayfarers
Bracelets: Next, Debenhams, New Look, F+F

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4 Comments

  1. September 26, 2011 / 3:19 am

    I love the color palette! Great look!

  2. September 26, 2011 / 5:56 pm

    Dear Catherine,

    you did such a great job, and I'm so happy I inspired you! I love this outfit, I really do! And you know what, I'd wear it exactly like you without changing any single detail! perfect!!! :)))

    xoxo,
    Victoria

  3. Anonymous
    September 27, 2011 / 1:29 pm

    Great combo for out & about in the Autumn sun. Like the 'My Guy' pose as well 🙂

  4. September 29, 2011 / 12:05 am

    ack — LOVE these red pants! this color combo is great on you … way to pull it off!

    xo,
    jen

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