Tuesday, September 18, 2012

Mustard Shoes

I managed to take some outfit photos in the morning on Monday! Okay, okay I cheated a little. I took these in the alley area behind my building because I didn't have time to walk down to the park.


Although I cheated, I actually really like these photos. I think the simple gray background and natural light help the colors of my clothing to stand out. Cobalt and mustard might be my favorite color combination for fall. I keep buying mustard colored items. I should probably stop.



Outfit: cardigan- Target; shirt- Old Navy; pants- Macy's; shoes- trade from Buffalo Exchange
Aren't these shoes awesome? They're a little hard to see under the wide-leg pants, but they are a mustard colored loafer with a wedge heel. I know I'm going to get a ton of wear out of them this fall and winter. 

Image via heels.com
I found these wedges in very good condition at Buffalo Exchange and purchased them with store credit I had from trading in some clothes. If you have a Buffalo Exchange in your city I definitely recommend checking them out! You can bring in your new or gently used clothing, shoes and accessories to sell and then choose to receive a percent of the sale price in cash or a higher percentage in store credit. They can be pretty picky about what they take, but it's worth a shot! 

If you're in Boston I recommend the Davis Square location in Somerville over the Allston location. It has a better selection of sizes. I got the chambray shirt dress I wore in yesterday's post is from Buffalo Exchange too! 

16 comments:

  1. You look so cute! I love the mustard striped top and shoes, such a great color for fall.

    xo, Yi-chia
    Always Maylee

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  2. I love cobalt and mustard. I've actually worn navy and mustard twice this week and it's only Tuesday! ;)

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  3. Love the stripes and the blue sweater look! Very cute and so are your shoes!

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  4. Those shoes are adorable. I love the fact that they're a mini-wedge; I adore mini-wedges. And I love that you keep buying mustard; that was totally me last fall.

    You look great!

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  5. LOVE your mustard shoes!!!! They are too perfect for fall.

    xo,
    Angela
    headtotoechic.blogspot.com

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  6. Those shoes are adorable! And this is my favorite color combination of all time :)

    I agree, I really like the simple background. It makes your outfit pop!

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  7. I too am crazy about mustard yellow! I wore a pair of mustard yellow chinos from Lands End yesterday with red flats! This combo looks great on you. Comfortable and colorful. You look like youre ready for Fall!

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  8. I love how these two colors look together! Cobalt is one of my favorite colors too but I don't actually own anything mustard. I need to change that!

    -Sharon
    The Tiny Heart
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  9. I love mustard-colored anything, so you know I love these shoes, girl!

    Also, you're reminding me how much I miss the thrifting scene in Allston. Let's go together some day :)

    xo,
    Hannah
    www.chillairandperfume.blogspot.com

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  10. Those shoes are awesome. Way, way awesome.

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  11. sometimes i'm even too lazy to walk all the way to my alley! so yay for you! and you should keep buying mustard items...it's such a great color!

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  12. Oooh I love all the mustard you got goin' on - so cute!

    Annie
    The Other Side of Gray

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  13. Very cute shoes!

    xo Jennifer

    http://seekingstyleblog.wordpress.com

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  14. Cute blog! I love this color combination.

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  15. These shoes!
    Eek, those are cute. They look so comfortable and I love the mustard color. I've had the same problem lately, I so want something mustard-colored, but it's not like I need any more clothes. :P
    I never really thought about this color combination, but I'm going to have to agree with you, the mustard yellow and the cobalt really look amazing together. I think this is one of my favorites of your outfits, the colors are fantastic together and you look lovely in your photos. (The gray wall is a great backdrop for this outfit!)

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  16. Love those shoes! Such a cute look on you! you look so pretty! :)

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