Outfit Post: Mix It Up

Monday Monday, always sneaking up on me like that. What’s a girl gotta do to pop an extra day in between Saturday and Sunday. I’d get so much more stuff done and so much more lazy (read: TV) time in.

But enough dwelling, I’m going to try my very best to hit the ground running while getting back to my New Year’s resolution of knocking a major to-do list item off the list, at home and at work, every day. Wish me luck.

Today’s look is definitely one of those ones that is a little outside my normal wheelhouse but after seeing Jen’s instagram and knowing that I had all the building blocks in my closet, I decided to give it a go. I loved the green in her plaid button down but this one has been a favorite of late (and is so soft), that I decided to go with it. 

This dress is still bump friendly (for now), so I’m keeping my fingers crossed for some warmer weather so I can ditch the tights. I’ll probably pack it for the impromptu Disney trip I’m taking with the little man in a couple weeks but instead of plaid, I’ll throw a trusty chambray over it.

Not sure how I feel about the way these tights photographed – they looked way more opaque and less sheer secretary in person. My b.

Red & Blue Plaid Button-Down: American Eagle; Dotted Dress: H&M (old); Tassel Necklace: Loren Hope (seen here and here); Bag: {my trusty sidekick} c/o Sole Society; Boots: Sole Society

* Lou What Wear * Winter Outfits

Photos by Whitney Neal.


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  1. Adrea wrote:

    Thank you for the maternity inspiration and links to other mamas. Very helpful! xxi

    Posted 2.10.14 Reply
  2. Adore the print mixing – that dress is so pretty! Love the boots too girl!
    Nikki at http://www.bedazzlesafterdark.com

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    Posted 2.10.14 Reply
    • Danielle wrote:

      thanks lady! these boots have been my savior this winter.

      Posted 2.13.14 Reply
  3. Clever mixing of patterns. The spots/plaid combo is really striking together! Nice post.

    Posted 2.10.14 Reply
    • Danielle wrote:

      thanks mary! it’s a little out of the norm for me but i’m glad i gave it a go!

      Posted 2.13.14 Reply
  4. Bethann wrote:

    I adore this dress on you and am just smitten with how you styled it with plaid! Such a cute combination! xoxo, Bethann

    Posted 2.10.14 Reply
    • Danielle wrote:

      you’re too sweet bethann!

      Posted 2.13.14 Reply
  5. Jessica wrote:

    I love how all the pieces came together!
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    Posted 2.13.14 Reply
    • Danielle wrote:

      thanks jess! it was one of those outfits i was worried about but decided to just go with!

      Posted 2.14.14 Reply
  6. You and your bump look adorable and I love that dress … so much!
    xx Lexi, Glitter, Inc.

    Posted 2.17.14 Reply