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✕ Color Jeans for Summer (II)

So as promised, I am writing my second color jeans outfit! 🙂

Summer season in New York always passes in the blink of an eye. Just a few days ago, we were experiencing hailing, small tornadoes, and extreme wind gusts all together in the span of 30 minutes. Fortunately, I wasn’t outside when all of this happened so I didn’t get drenched. But it’s funny how because of these freaky weather conditions, I no longer have to take my time to do spring/summer cleaning for my wardrobe because I know one of these summer days, I would want to pick out either a light cardigan or sweater.

Just last weekend, winter dropped down to the high 70s. Growing up in a tropical island for more than 10+ years prior to settling in NYC, 70s is chilly for me. So I paired a blue stripes sweater with my yellow jeans. This summer, I am trying to break my comfort zone and incorporating different colors into my outfit. One of my favorite color combinations so far is blue  and yellow (or blue and orange). I just love how the vibrance of yellow, when complemented with shades of blue, easily becomes the brightest element.

I am a big fan of accessories that have gold accents, so when I stumbled upon this pair of heels in a night market in Taiwan, I just had to get it. It only gets better when it was on sale for just USD$10.00! What an awesome deal!

Just to complete the look, I am wearing this gold chain bracelet from JewelMint. This is definitely a timeless piece (both metaphorically and literally)  because its gold has a satin finish to it, making it even more durable against possible erosion caused by moisture in the air (We all hate how our jewelry erodes over time, right?).

⠕⠕⠕ Sweater: Hollister Co.

⠕⠕⠕ Jeans: Zara

⠕⠕⠕ Bracelet: JewelMint

⠕⠕⠕ Shoes: Purchased from a local store in Taiwan

⠕⠕⠕ Bag: Michael Kors

And once again, major props to Bianca, who took these great full body shots for me 😉 Very much appreciated! Now, I am going to enjoy some more Olympics and be a couch potato, till next time!

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Hi everyone! This is Angela, raised in Taiwan and NYC. This blog is just for me to share my humble thoughts on photography and fashion (': Leave me a message!

Discussion

7 thoughts on “✕ Color Jeans for Summer (II)

  1. Wow, that delicate shade of yellow looks great with your striped top! Also love all the twisted golden chain detailing in your accessories 🙂 Is the quality of Jewelmint products good? I have an account but never purchased! KIT 🙂

    Posted by Jess | August 1, 2012, 4:10 PM
    • Jess, Jewelmint products are generally great. They come in a really nice heavy duty boxes and most of them look very high-quality and super detailed. Overall, I like their products and especially this gold chain bracelet because it is covered with a satin finish (instead of the typical glossy finish you find on gold jewelry) 😀

      Posted by anapplebee | August 4, 2012, 12:45 AM
  2. Love your style! You are so cute and your blog is amazing!

    Posted by cravingforbarneys | August 9, 2012, 10:25 PM
  3. I’m eager to see a new post!

    http://cravingforbarneys.com

    Posted by cravingforbarneys | August 11, 2012, 11:14 AM
  4. Absolutely LOVE the color of those pants!! The whole outfit just works so well together!! And thanks so much for the sweet comment on my DIY miu miu flats! 🙂
    🙂
    Allison
    A’s Fashion Files

    Posted by Allison | August 13, 2012, 9:35 PM

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