November 26, 2012

Inspirational Monday: Very Berry Good

Very Berry

3.1 Phillip Lim twill shirt / Burberry / IRO jeans, $270 / TIBI vinyl skirting / H&M high heel shoes, $48 / 3.1 Phillip Lim zip bag / Beanie hat, $160 / Essie nail color

If I didn't put myself on a spending diet I'm pretty sure I would wind-up spending money on various shades of burgundy and berry clothing. I'm completely obessed with these colors....and mixing the two together is perfection. Since I can't spend a lot of money on new clothing (damn saving for a wedding) I'm left with pulling together pieces that I have already hanging in my closet mixed with new inexpensive accessories-- okay one accessory that I picked up while birthday shopping for my mom.
For Thanksgiving I played around with berry tones and burgundy pieces. I mean who doesn't want to match the cranberry sauce on the table?

Cardigan: American Eagle
Top: T by Alexander Wang

Jeans: c/o Old Navy
Shoes: H&M
Bag: c/o Remi & Emmy
Scarf: H&M
Sunglasses: Glow Accessories

pictures taken by Brian Cavanaugh

What do you think of the mix of berry tones and burgundy?

16 comments so far

  1. Nice mix!

  2. Love this "Thanksgiving" look! I'm loving the oxblood/burgundy trend... never thought to mix shades. I like it!

    1. P.S. You should start a fund for your wedding on your blog hehe

  3. Fabulous look! Love that rich berry shade!


  4. Love the berry and burgundy look for the fall and winter season. Great outfit, girl!
    xo TJ

  5. Despite the fact the majority of my wardrobe is black, I'm getting obsessed with burgundy too! I just recently brought myself a huge chunky scarf in that colour, so it's nice to see how you've styled your one here! I love the pants too & it looks so good paired with the whites & creams!

  6. Burgundy is my favorite color of this season! And this outfit is perfect. You are berry pretty!

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  7. oh my, the Lim bag is calling my name!

  8. totally digging all these berry coloured picks! you look amazing in these pants and I love how you toned it down with the whites up top :)

  9. Love this look (and the burgundy selection at the top - that coat! - sigh). (Finally following you off Instagram!)

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  10. I have a thing for purple jeans lately! Yours are fab and I love how you styled them with that warm looking burgundy scarf! x

  11. Heather,
    thank you so much for all of the kind words and warm advice over trumping my writer's block.
    It truly was exactly what I needed to hear. Thank you for always giving such wonderful and thoughtful comments. Those are the ones that mean the world to me!

    As far as this berry inspo is concerned, I'm smitten.
    Berry is just such a beautiful color for the fall and you've styled it flawlessly.

    tiana of l'esthetique

  12. that chunky scarf is sooo great!
    i'm loving the oxblood/berry color this season too :)

  13. I love the color and you pulled it off perfectly!! Love your scarf and you look amazing :) xo akiko
    Style Imported

  14. Lovely color combo xx

  15. loving this hues.. I just sold a dress I designed to one of my clients in that exact burgundy shade.. cool trend


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