Thursday, April 14, 2011

Going Green

Green has to be my favorite color.  The minty light green color of this cardigan is so pretty to me.  I also love how it looks with my red hair.  So, as you can guess, I really love this outfit.  I knew I wanted to wear this skirt today, but when I was looking for a top in my closet I kept gravitating toward a dark gray top.  Not very IKC if you ask me, so I pulled out this little number.  Sometimes I have to force myself into wearing brighter colors, and I'm always glad I do.
Top: Macy's
Cardigan: Nordstrom
Skirt: LOFT
Shoes: bebe
Glasses: borrowed from my sis

I have to admit, these are not the type of sunglasses I typically like to wear.  The bug look is one that I find doesn't really look good on anyone.  I am the type of girl who won't spend more than 15 bucks on shades because I break them, lose them, scratch them all relatively quickly.  Last summer, I was in a pinch because I was out at the lake and forgot to bring sunglasses so I had to borrow these.  I just never returned them (sorry Rachel)!

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Liz said...

You always have the most adorable skirts! Love this one - glad you paired with such a fun green color.

Tara @ Haute Lunch said...

I've been loving green lately, too! Your outfit looks so polished, and I think the glasses look great with it! Lovely selections!

xo, Kimberly said...

First of all, that skirt is killa! I love it so much. The stripe design on it is so different and extra flattering! And I'm SO glad you pulled the green out of your closet. The bright against the black and white looks really springy, but so crisp!

The Suburb Experiment said...

I think green loves you back! The lines on that skirt are heavenly and I like that the black detail on the shirt ties in with the skirt.


Keep Warm (Danielle) said...

Everything about this is perfect!! The colours! The shapes!

Kayla said...

You look gorgeous in green. Wear it as much as you can!

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Linley said...

i love how well you do color! and i am a huge fan of black and green (although, i don't think i wear it too often). it's such a pretty combo! love that detailed top too!

Katherine said...

Love that cardigan and that color blocked skirt...and your hair is a gorgeous color :)

Unknown said...

the bright white and punchy green look fantastic with the little bits of black! great outfit, lady!

Allison said...

I love this outfit. You do bright colors really well. Esp with the red hair!

Joy said...

I love the Jackie O's! I think you look very chic in them. And green should be your favorite color because it looks so fabulous on you!

Bre said...

I agree about not spending much on shades. I think you actually look cute in those though. I also think you have some of the cutest skirts ever!

Anula said...!These pictures are amazing!Love your outfit!You look very beautiful!Have a wonderful weekend!