Jan 22, 2012

Playing the blues (again)


Hello my dear ladies and one gent,

I hope you had a wonderful weekend. I spent it with my hubby, of course, and we spent some time picking out my first GIVEAWAY which will be celebrating the 100th post. It is going to be a fashionista feast so keep your laptops open:)

I spent a good time figuring out how to style this blue sheath dress because 1) I had no idea what goes with this color and 2) there were no great ideas online either. I tried to figure out what exact shade of blue it is and I believe it is called Cobalt blue. If you have a more fashionable name, please share. I don't think it is a trend color for 2012 but I don't really follow color trends. If the color makes me happy, I wear it. The only reason I follow color trends is to discover new colors as it seems they come up with new lovely colors every season.

So in terms of styling, I decided to use another bright color to balance out the overflow of blue. In addition, I thought the dress is too office-like, so I decided to add this hip jacket to make it more casual.
I am curious to know how you would pair this beautiful cobalt blue dress. Till next time, style it up.

xoxo,

Teodora

Cobalt Blue Sheath Dress - consignment
Jacket - Fab'rik
Faux leather shoes and belt - from a market in Bulgaria


 
 

11 comments:

Cweb58 said...

Let me be the first to say that the Blue is Hot on you..
Need to wear more of it!! =)

Bohemian vanity said...

Wow that outfit is adorable - as ALWAYS ! What shall i say ! I love the combo of blue and yellow, its so fresh and looks beautiful ! This white blazer makes it perfect for spring ! XOXO

Anonymous said...

Dnes zakasnjah,ne sam parva,no tova ne mi pre4i da izkaja vazhischenieto si ot teb.

Mica said...

I love how you've styled this blue dress! :) the yellow and white really make it pop! A bright pink would look amazing with it too, as well as some black to really make the colour seem even more vibrant!


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NaNa said...

Great look! Yes that does look like cobalt blue. It might have been on trend in Australia for summer, because a few stores featured it.

Love from the NaNa girls x

Male said...

You look great in blue!!!
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Eclectico said...

I really love the combination of blue and yellow so as to paint my room teen with these two colors lol, I love the pop that gives the yellow accessories to the whole. Beautiful as always

Lidiya said...

Your dress is stunning; I adore the length and the richness of the blue is gorgeous <3
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chachamisu said...

i'm not big fan of blue but this style somewahat nice colors. You look fresh and elegant at the same time. Looking forward for your giveaway.
Nataya,
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Plami said...

You look great dear! I love the color combo and the elegant dress!

Thank you so much for the sweet comment! You too have a great week!

XoXo
Plami

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Imke said...

I love that yellow-blue combo!

Xo, Imke

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