Wednesday, January 18, 2012

'What I Wore' Wednesday - Navy and Green

Navy & Green...could a color combination get much better?  I have always liked these two colors and well..lately I seem to be pairing them up more and more.

When I was little, it was popular to have a sweater with your initials embroidered on the front.  Typically, they were worn with matching pants.  The sweaters were just a simple crew-neck cotton sweater, but the initials made them 'special'.  I was lucky enough to be given an outfit like this one year for Christmas from my godparents.  I was so excited to wear it and guess what?!?!  The sweater was navy with my initials in kelly green and the matching pants, well... they were kelly green too.  Wish I still had that little outfit.....

Whale scarf-Urban Outfitters, stripe ls tee-Old Navy, Navy Sweater-Lands End Canvas, skirt-Tommy Hilfiger, tights-Kate Spade (new via consignment-Plato's Closet), boots-Bandolini

Now this has got me thinking...I do have some kelly geen pants and a navy sweater.  I also happen to have an embroidery machine, perhaps I 'could' have that outfit again?

pleated poppy

Momma Go Round


  1. Cute, I love these colors together. Great boots too. I have a weekly linky Fri-Monday come strut your stuff. I am also hosting a Valentine contest, you can link up your v posts for a chance to win some great prizes.

  2. love love love this look! we would love to have you link this outfit to our sunday best party!


    ps now following you!

  3. What a great look! I love that green and blue color blocking combo. Looks great on you!

  4. Very cute. I love how you combine all the colors. That's something I'm not very good at and need to try more often.

  5. You forgot to mention that it's navy and green PLUS stripes, Wendy!

    I always love seeing the fun looks you've put together, girl, and this one's no exception!

    So cute with a funky twist.


    I haven't had a chance to go through all the links, but I hope you got the chance to share again at Feature Friday Free-for-All! : )