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I'm Wearing A Yellow Coat

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Tuesday, 7 February 2017

I'm Wearing A Yellow Coat

I'm wearing a yellow wool coat
I'm wearing a yellow wool coat
I'm wearing a yellow wool coat
JEANS - VINTAGE LEVI'S | TOP - VINTAGE | COAT - VINTAGE | BOOTS - OLD ASOS | BAKER BOY CAP - VINTAGE

Today I'm wearing a yellow coat. That is not something I ever thought I would do but here we are. When I was younger I used to hate colours like yellow, orange and bright green thinking they were too brash and, well, I just simply didn't like them. However, in recent years I have become fond of these colours, especially for adding a bit of interest to an outfit whether that be in the form of a statement shoe, a loud bag or, in this case, some bright ol' outerwear.

It was love at first sight between me and this gorgeous yellow wool coat. Honestly, if it was black then my search for the perfect black wool coat would be over but I love the fact that it is yellow. This type of shaggy wool coat paired with its loud hue run the risk of being labeled a "middle aged coat" if not styled right but I am pretty happy with today's retro inspired look.

I'm wearing a yellow wool coat
I'm wearing a yellow wool coat
I'm wearing a yellow wool coat
I'm wearing a yellow wool coat
I decided to let the coat do all the talking by wearing blocks of colours that were not too overbearing. I paired my new vintage blue Levi's 501 jeans (video coming on Sunday with more ways to style them) with a simple cream turtleneck; a baker boy hat finishing off the look perfectly with a nod to the sixties. I felt great wearing this outfit and I certainly added a welcome bit of colour to crowds of black puffer jackets on this milder Sunday a few weeks ago.

I feeling rather frustrated with footwear at the moment because I am certainly not going to let the snow and gritty pavements of Montreal ruin any of my precious shoes so for the time being expect old black boots like these or my Dr Martens. Oh, I actually think my burgundy DMs would look great with this coat - perhaps I will try a more wild, colour clashing outfit next time, what do you think?

I'm wearing a yellow wool coat
I'm wearing a yellow wool coat
I'm wearing a yellow wool coat

Izzie x

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6 Comments:

At 7 February 2017 at 20:08 , Blogger Milex xxx said...

 
At 7 February 2017 at 20:25 , Blogger A said...

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At 8 February 2017 at 08:30 , Blogger Anna Hurricane said...

beauty <3

 
At 10 February 2017 at 22:12 , Blogger Emily- Daisy said...

omg coat is amazing!! cant believe its vintage x

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At 12 February 2017 at 14:02 , Blogger Lisa S. said...

I love the colour of this coat! Like you I also hated any bright colours but in recent years mustard and the likes have become a favourite of mine. Despite it being totally grey outside right now this outfit makes me think a lot of spring already
xx Lisa | Following Lisa

 
At 8 March 2017 at 20:56 , Blogger Crazy Ask said...

What a cute dress and cute model, she’s definitely shown that dress off in a nice way and pairing the denim jacket it with it is just the right touch. Techlazy.com Howmate.com Crazyask.com

 

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