February 19, 2013

Black & White

I'm linking up with MarionBerry Style for this month's Trend of the Month challenge, which happens to be "Black & White." Pairing black and white is definitely a classic combination, and I'm glad it's considered "trendy" this season. I tried to shop my closet for this challenge, and I'm excited about 2 necklaces I'm wearing that haven't seen the light of day in years. The longer faux onyx necklace is from some store in the mall about 5 years ago where everything was $2.99. The shorter onyx heart necklace is from Tiffany and has not gotten nearly enough wear since I received it for a birthday years ago. How are you wearing black and white this season?
Blouse: Old Navy
Pants: Forever 21 (similar)
Shoes: Paprika via Marshalls (similar)
Necklaces: Tiffany (similar), random mall store, Forever 21
Bracelets: Brace URself, Forever 21 (similar), gift (similar, similar)
pleated poppy

8 comments:

  1. Both of those necklaces look stunning together! I'm usually pretty good at trying to find ways to shop my own closet and find an item I haven't worn in a while, but I'm AWFUL about jewelry. Forever 21 makes it too easy to pick up every gorgeous bracelet and necklace I ever come across, wear once or twice the month I get it, and then completely forget about it until months (or years) later. As I'm typing this, I'm remembering that I bought a necklace from F21 just threeweeks ago that is still sitting in the F21 bag, on my dresser, untouched. It's been two weeks. It's just a simple, silver necklace. Ha! I think that's a sign that you have too much jewelry if a new pretty piece can sit in a bag for 3 weeks, forgotten. I think I'm working out some personal problems here on your blog entry, so uh... I'll stop. LOL.


    And talk about how I love black and white as well! And I love the black leather jacket. My black leather jacket is from the days where everyone wanted a black leather bomber jacket (so like... 2009), but now I'd do anything for one that's like yours. Just can't get myself to spend money on a black leather jacket when I already have one, and I could be spending that money on more F21 jewelry...


    Ok, I'll stop. ;)

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  2. Gorgeous look!! I love both necklaces!! Don't you love going through your things and finding things you almost forgot you had!! I get so excited to wear them again! :)
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  3. I love it, don't stop haha! These make the best comments. It sucks because Forever 21 has a no return policy for jewelry, right? You're kind of stuck with it unless you sell it so you might as well take it out of the bag and wear it! I do fall into the trap of buying cheap jewelry from them allll the time though. I think you can get a faux leather jacket from somewhere like F21 for ~$40 or less (they really upped their prices I noticed but 40 is still okay-ish). Maybe you can find something on sale too!

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  4. I recent reorganized my jewelry and found SO MANY things I'm excited about!

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  5. You look amazing, as usual! Just constantly rubbing it in that you can wear white pants in winter... :)

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  6. I like this Black and white things. Sounds like fun... Unless you shop at white house black market - Wouldn't that be cheating?

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  7. LOVE your version of black and white! Especially since you did mainly white. Such a great look. And your hair is amazing! And you have lovely eyes :) xo

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  8. Love the black and white - those pants are fabulous on you!

    Annie

    The Other Side of Gray

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