Tuesday, 13 August 2013

snake print

Equipment sweater | Alice & Olivia shorts (see here & here| Willow 'work' boots (see here, here here)| Celine two tone clutch (here, here & here)
Since turning the ripe of age of 21 a few years back, I've been lamenting my old age. All maladies, real or imagined, have been laid in front of old age's door. The most noticeable of which is the fact that I don't really know how to wear colour and/or patterns anymore, especially in winter. All bursts of colour have been subdued to lipsticks, accessories and the occasional printed denim. When I'm feeling really crazy, I wear navy like its nobody's business.

For the past season or two, the one print that's really gotten past my new-found, age-induced barrier against colours and prints, is the Proenza Schouler snake print and the Josh Goot snake print. So, when I saw this bright yellow snakeprint cashmere sweater from Equipment, there was minimal hesitation before my credit card was out and ready for action. 

Perhaps old age merely meant no prints except for those found on animals? Because I don't think I'll ever stop loving leopard. 

 x karen

11 comments:

  1. Don't worry about not wearing color as much as you used to. I stopped wearing tons of colors in fourth grade and ow my wardrobe is limited to mostly black, white, and greys. By the way, I really like your clutch!

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  2. I love that jumper the snake print is amazing!
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  3. Aha, I know how you feel about colours! You look great though <3
    And oh my god you shoes <33 TOO BEAUTIFUL!

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  4. Gorgeous print.
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  5. Gorgeous!!!

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  6. Great look - LOVE animal print :O). Xx

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