DJ/Radio Producer-turned-Lawyer attempts to dress like a grown-up. Sometimes I comically fail. And I occasionally post fun stuff, like music videos, book-club reviews, or photos of beauty or oddity.
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Tuesday, April 19, 2011

Waiting room

I kept feeling like my color combination today resembles a waiting room at a doctor's office



Not seeing it yet? Maybe this will help:



The sweater could be the chair cushions, and the pants- the carpet! I mostly wanted to see if the cable-knit would look good with the nubby fabric. I wonder if they use this color combination so much at medical offices because some study indicated a calming effect?

My day was busy, but not too stressed- a desk day. Hence no jacket.

I still haven't decided if I like the color combination, or this chunky bead necklace with the cable-knit:



Cable-knit has always been a bit of a challenge for me, really. It's soooo preppy, which I'm definitely not. But I keep feeling like it's tougher to accessorize than other knits.

Or am I just overthinking this whole thing?

Sweater: Old Navy
Pants: Lane Bryant
Earrings: Gold Mine in Bath, NY
Necklace: Fashion Bug

4 comments:

  1. I think the sweater color is beautiful..looks great on you...goes perfectly with the necklace and doesn't look like a hospital waiting room at all! This color is a beautiful way to transition into spring colors...

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  2. You're overthinking it - it looks great on you. Awesome colours for your skin tone.

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  3. I like that colour. I like to wear shirts like the one you wore on March 24th under mine. The brown and blue would look great on you.

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  4. Certainly looks good. And the necklace is very appealing.

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