Tuesday, November 27, 2012

All The Gem Hues..

Hello lovelies. I bought this coat forever ago, and I have never worn it! I have never been able to find the "perfect" thing to pair it with, and I have toyed with the idea of getting rid of this coat many times. I always ended up keeping it, because I think that it is so cute. I finally found the right outfit to pair it with.."I think". I love the color scheme of this look and I felt that it was perfect for the fall. Do you guys see that gorgeous pond in the back behind the trees? This is a neighbors property, and I am going to have to do a picture by this pond someday, but I am always afraid to go all the way down to the house..lol it reminds me of Little Red Ridding Hood there..but it is a gorgeous property, and full of        great shots.

Heritage dress by Forever 21: $2.00 from Salvation Army
Scarf: $3.00 from Walmart
Forever 21 coat: $6.00 from local thrift
Tights: $8.00 from Target
Shoes: $2.00 from Salvation Army

Total look: $31.00

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  1. I love this look--I might have to recreate it with stuff from my closet. The colors are perfect!

    If you'd like, come check out our copycat linkup on Thursday: www.trustychucks.com. I think you'll like it! :)

  2. You look so pretty and what a serene place. I am glad you kept that coat, this entire outfit looks so stylish and so well put together. I am granting you the Sunshine award on my blog today, but it is taking me forever to put the post up. Check me later, have a great day and thank you for always spreading the sunshine on your blog. dawn suitcase vignettes xo

  3. very cute! i love the coat it is a so a keeper! it would look really cute with jeans and a cream sweater too :)

  4. So glad you kept this little gem around, Heather! The color is gorgeous and it looks so rich with the other vivid hues. What a beautiful place for a photo shoot!!!
    ~Sarah of Sarah Hulbert Style

  5. yes heather, the coat definitely works with the outfit! i like the colors you used. the red is like red riding hood, even though you weren't doing that intentionally. ;) those shoes are fantastic. you find the best things.

  6. Heather! gosh! So glad you didn't part with that coat. I love this whole ensemble, and to think that the tights were the most costly thing on the list, hahahaha. I am going to hit up my Salvation Army and Goodwill, as soon as I locate them. Do you have a Deseret Industries in your area? I do, that are owned by the Mormon/LDS church here in Utah. They are pretty great. I got a used TV there last summer (for my brother) for $20 after his stopped making sound. I love to thrift!

  7. I must say that these are very bold colors you are wearing and I am definitely impressed with the prices of each item. Do not be afraid to pair the coat up with anything... its a flexible color and would blend with anything.
    I am following you from the GFC hop and would love for you to follow along.

  8. I would like to present a Liebster Award to you darling: http://fiftiesdarling.blogspot.nl/2012/11/liebster-award.html

  9. I love this dress; so cute. :)


  10. Gorgeous! I love the coat! Found you through a GFC blog hop and excited to be a new follower. I hope you will stop by my blog if you get a chance!



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