Monday, July 21, 2014

Monday Remix: Snakeskin and the Red Tote

Good morning my darling blogger friends and readers!

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How was your weekend? Mine was busy and rowdy. It´s fiesta season here in my side of the world and over the weekend, it was our barrio´s turn. Unfortunately, they also placed the concert stage and everything else on the street near our place and so you can just imagine the noise fun that my neighbors and I went through for two whole nights until the early morning. ;) It´s okay though, this only happens one weekend every year and we can we live with that. The important thing is our sleepy barrio is alive and all the kids in our place are happy. :)

Anyway, I´m back to my uniform of just a top, jeans and flat sandals. To add a little pizazz to the look, I chose a snakeskin printed top over a solid gray one and wore a red tote bag for color. Gray and red is another surefire color palette for me, agree?

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I wore this one afternoon for an ice-cream date with one of my girlfriends. I could have worn shorts or a skirt with my top but since we´re planning to stay in town until evening, I wore jeans because of the abrupt change in temp once the sun sets and besides my legs have turned toasty brown from wearing shorts for three days, hehe.

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top(old), jeans(on sale), bag(on sale), flats- Zara
I first wore this printed snakeskin shirt more than a year ago when I went to Portugal. It´s soft and very light, perfect for those really hot days where you want to feel cool but don´t want to burn your legs. That´s why I wore pants with it, hahaha!


Did you have fun last weekend? What did you do?



PS: Today I´m linking up with Molly, Lauren, Paige, Lauren, Laura. Come and join us! :)


Lauren {Fizz and Frosting} said...

I really like this combination! The red bag is the perfect accent!

Marie said...

a perfect pop of red!
Marie @ In Our Happy Place

Jessica Jannenga said...

Love the snakeskin top and grey jeans! I have been looking at some of that style print and want to add it as well. Love the red bag with it!
from the link up, jess
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Anonymous said...

Great bag <3

Inge Jane said...

I really like this snakeskin top! And you're right, grey and red look great together!

Tracy Miller said...

Gray and red are perfect together.

Madaline said...

I love loveeee gray paired with red - it's the perfect color combination. Hope you catch up on your sleep (I hattttte when my sleep is disturbed).

Angela Reasonstodress said...

Dressing for the evening when you'll be out all day is so difficult. I always find that I'm worried about being too hot and getting sweaty but at the same time I worry about being too cold come the evening. I think you did well of pairing those grey jeans with that snakeskin top and I think the red bracelet and bag are the perfect accents.

i hope you had some fun at your Barrio party!!

Angie from reasons to dress, fashion, real mom street style & life as a North American mom in Italy.

Ayana Pitterson said...

That top is really cute. I definitely like that you added a pop of color to the gray ensemble. Cute for days!

Thrifting Diva

ChocolateFashionCoffee said...

such a great top, dear! looks amazing with the red tote bag :)

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Ania Zarzycka said...

Wow!! you look gorgeous <3333

The Real Arnolds said...

I love the all gray look! The red bag is the perfect addition.

xo, Amy Ann
The Real Arnolds

Svetlana Procopova said...

I love your red bag!!! cool pics :)

Sherin said...

I love snakeskin print. It looks so cool - that top is amazing.

TheTinyHeart said...

The snakeskin and red together is such a sassy combination!

The Tiny Heart

Rhea D said...

love this casual look! :) <3

happy tuesday!
rhea | Rhea, Et Cetera - Style to Inspire Link Up

Dawn Lucy said...

I LOVE the snakeskin top and the red tote! SO CUTE! I'm so jealous that your legs turn toasty brown in three days! Half way through summer and I still look albino! Hee!
Loving your style, Dear!
Dawn Lucy

Diana Cloudlet said...

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Sabrina said...

Love the snakeskin paired with the red bag. Such a stunning combination!


Elegance and Mommyhood said...

OK that red tote is gorgeous. Reminds me of my MK one. I also like your snakeskin tee. =)