Taboo Shmaboo

stripes and dots

 

Who creates fashion taboos? And why are we often so willing to subscribe to them?  No white pants after labor day, no stripes with polka dots, no mixing black and brown… Over time, some of these fashion taboos have become the biggest fashion trends. That’s why the older I get, the more willing I am to throw caution to the wind. Especially when it comes to my fashion choices. In fact, if today’s outfit could talk, it would say, “taboo shmaboo!” 😛 Continue reading

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Pleating Guilty

Another orange and blue ensemble?? Guilty as charged! You guys know about my love affair with orange and blue. This outfit is yet another example of that. I found this navy, coral, and cream pleated skirt for $10.50 and of course, I had to have it. I decided to pair it with a light-weight button up cardigan that I tucked in to create clean lines. For accessories, I’m wearing one of my favorite statement necklaces and a gold bracelet. A nude purse and shoes allow the other colors to shine while matching the cream hemline of the skirt. How do you style your pleated skirts?

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