Raiding My Sister's Closet: Winter White

Tuesday, February 4, 2014

Several years ago, before I met Adam, I went on a date to an opera.  I had never been to the opera, and Merrick came over to help me get ready.  After many minutes of digging through my closet and coming up empty, Merrick lent me a beautiful white wool coat that she had worn over to my apartment.  I felt really lovely the whole night and was quite thrilled with the outfit and especially the coat.  Many months later, I went on a date with a friend that we had seen at the opera that night, and we were talking about having been to that opera and you know what, he mentioned that he remembered that I had been wearing a beautiful white coat!!!  Like 8 months later!  And he was not a fashionista at all.  That, my friends, is the power of winter white.   Sadly, I don't have an awesome white coat in my wardrobe, so this beautiful, flowy white blouse has to do instead.  I love this blouse.  It is my go-to shirt right now.  Perfect for layering, long sleeved for my freezing self in winter and will work with the change in season that is rapidly coming to Austin.



 shirt: jc penney// pants: old navy// shoes: dsw// scarf:  anthropologie// earrings:  forever 21// belt: dsw

Check out Merrick and Janssen's Winter White
       


6 comments

  1. Shoot -- I should have worn my white coat for my post! You look beautiful!

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  2. The outfit is so cute! I've nominated you for the Liebster Blog award. Hop on over to my site for the details. Can't wait to read you answers!

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  3. You look great! I love that pop of orange. I'm also impressed that you've found so many great things at JC Penny—I'll have to try going there too!

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  4. I agree with the JC Penney comment! I never find a thing there. I need to take you with me. These are gorgeous photos!!

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  5. Thank you, ladies! I had never been a big JC Penney fan until this year, but I have found lots of fun things there recently! You should check it out! They have pretty darn good pricing too!

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  6. Loving that scarf!

    Paige
    http://www.thehappyflammily.com

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