White jeans in winter
In Alaska, the best time of the year to wear white pants is when the temperatures are way below freezing. At these temperatures, there is no risk to get spots from splash. There is no risk of an unexpected rain shower like on a hot summer day. Thus, or Alaska the fashion rule regarding wearing white should be changed to
Don’t wear white before Labor Day and after Memorial Day.
Do you wear white after Labor Day?
Styling white BF jeans in winter
Dark shoes under white pants provide too stark contrast. Thus, I went for these chocolate brown shearling booties. They also nicely pick up the color of the cable-knit sweater. I added the Russian scarf to add a pop of color.When wearing white jeans in winter go for light color with the shoes. Click To Tweet
Mixing fashion items of different heritage
There is no item that is so American than jeans. The floarl print wool scarves with fringe are also famous for Russia worldwide. An Irish cable-knit sweaters is a classic ever since the Kennedy boys wore them. In this outfit, I just threw them together and it worked. I call such outfits an all American mix. You can read more about the history of the cable knit sweater at the link.
This coat has interesting sleeves. I added gloves, a hat and for a pop of color the fuchsia tote. In winter, I need a big bag to carry my pumps back and forth to the office.
Do you slip into a different pair of shoes at the office in winter? Do you have them under your desk all winter or do you schlep them back and forth? What kind of shoes do you wear at work? Let me know, I am curious.
Top of the World Style linkup-party
Welcome to the 45th Top of the World Style fashion linkup party. Thanks to those of you who linked up last week. You are all so stylish! I can’t wait to see what you are wearing this week.
As usual, the Readers’ Fav OOTD goes to the link you clicked the most, which was Debbie’s post. She is the blogger at Fashion Fairy Dust. Her look is very interesting with lace, floral and denim. Amy Ann Arnold from Straight A Style wore My Fav OOTD. These booties with the red culottes are awesome. The ruffle top is so feminine.
Congrats ladies, please grab your respective featured Top of the World OOTD button.
I am honored to introduce you to this week’s co-host of Top of the World Style Valerie Hansen. She is the blogger at Maple Leopard. She is originally from Vancouver, B.C., but has lived in the Seattle area for many years. She is obsessed with fashion, traveling, and inspiring creativity. She loves shopping, coffee with friends, cats, the outdoors, playing piano, and sewing. She learned to sew at age 13, and has been creating unique garments ever since. Her dream is to have her own fashion label. Her passion is to help ladies discover their unique style and beauty. She believes that beauty is a trait that starts within and spills to the outside, and style has no age or no size. Take a minute and stop by her blog to say Hi.
Now let’s get the party going. Everyone of any age and gender is welcome to share their fashion and style posts.
- Grab thebanner if you like
- Please follow your Host via wordpress, facebook, twitter, pinterest, and your Co-host via twitter, pinterest, instagram, and/or facebook.
- Linkup any of your outfit posts by simply adding your link below
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- Please let other bloggers know about the party and invite your friends on twitter. The more, the merrier.
I am looking for co-hosts of the Top of the World Style linkup party. You can sign up on the form below and I will contact you with details. As you know, I pin photos from this party’s posts to the Top of the World Style pinterest board as a thank you. I made this board a group board. When you want to pin all the photos of your linked up posts to the board you can do so. Please check the respective box in the form below to get an invitation (needed to be added to the board as contributor). If you want to get a reminder for the next Top of the World Style party please check the respective box.
Photos of me: G. Kramm
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