—— 11.02.13 | outfit, travel ——

woollen red

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Wearing: Sessun red wool coat, Lonely Hearts navy velvet pinafore, Primark scarf, vintage white blouse & Topshop buckle boots {Photos: Tom}

It seems that when the weather is cold, all I want to do is wear bright colours and pretend it is all warm and cheery. I picked up this red wool coat from the Sessun boutique in Paris and it has been the perfect lighter-weight complement to my shearling lined dark red Sessun coat I wore religiously in chilly Paris. I  love the classic design with a button down front, twin pockets and comfortable, relaxed fit. Red is a colour I never quite get tired of so I can just see it taking me through many Winters to come! Italy’s Winter is very mild as compared to all the other countries we had visited so wearing some long sleeve thermals underneath my pinafore and coat was all that was really needed to keep warm. It was also the first time we saw the sun shine in Europe as well – something we had escaped from in Australia, only to realise how much we missed it! As it wasn’t snowing in Venice, I was very excited to swap my old snow-weather boots over for something more polished – these buckle boots from Topshop. I just love the buckle details and the fact that there is not just one, but four buckles on them! They’re also super tran-seasonal and I can’t wait to introduce them to Melbourne soil as the weather starts to cool down a wee bit.

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  • Michaela Taylor

    Now if I could go to venice….!

    petitemaisonoffashion.blogspot.com

  • Michaela Taylor

    Amazing

    petitemaisonoffashion.blogspot.com

  • JLovesRice

    The brightness in these photos is way too high. I can barely see any details in the gorgeous Venice scenery. Be more careful in white balance and curve editing, please! Other than that, love the coat.

    • JLovesRice

       (Also, the sky blends in with the buildings as one entity.)

  • http://youngandimmortal.blogspot.com/ niki

    your pinafore is tooo cute!
    ~niki <3
     http://youngandimmortal.blogspot.com/

  • http://www.facebook.com/andithenewthing Andini Ria

    Love your scarf and shoes so much! <3

    http://andini-ria.blogspot.com

  • Sarah

    The red is so pretty! & the pinafore is one of the best I’ve seen!
    http://www.silverstaples.blogspot.com.au 

  • http://ravenmaidenmaven.blogspot.com/ Lydia Teo

    Those boots are to die for! A staple in the closet! Wish I can find them ):

     ravenmaidenmaven.blogspot.com

  • http://www.sweeterthansolitude.com/ Jiru

    What a pretty outfit! I adore the shoes. Lovely pictures too.

  • rhodawong

    love the red! such a great pop!

    http://www.styleandshades.blogspot.com

  • http://ohpageboys.blogspot.com/ kitsune-kun

    I love everything you’re wearing so much! it all looks super cute together:) looks like you’re having such a good trip!

  • Coline

    You are amazing girl and that coat ? WAOW
    following on fb and twitter now !

    http://Fashioneiric.blogspot.com

    Coline !

  • daniela corno

    Great outfit. You always look so cute!

    http://www.deancorno.blogspot.com

  • Adeline Yang

    this must be the perfect, perfect red coat. i want this!

  • Vanes

    I love that coat! it is nice to see somebody with bright colours in winter!:)
    xx Vanes

    thebloggerina.blogspot.com

  • http://twitter.com/stylerevival Style Revival

    Gorgeous outfit and amazing photos – makes me miss Europe!!  Isn’t Primark great for accessories?  Of course Topshop do deliver to Australia thank god!

  • Maru

    The outfit is so cute! love the coat, I was checking out on the web the same buckle boots on Topshop and I must say I’m very tempeted to buy them :)
    xoxo

    http://www.thehotmesscorner.com

  • JJ

    Your outfit is so cute! <3

    meandmyunusuallife.blogspot.com

  • Susan

    NIce look. I love the red coat!

    Susan
    http://www.thecutefashion.com

  • Francesca
  • http://geelongfashionista.wordpress.com/ Kirsty

    Love the red jacket. Your right the colour really does pop!
    Those shoes are fantastic. Great find.
    x kirsty
    http://geelongfashionista.wordpress.com

  • Oz_Asian

    Rocking the red, love it!

  • http://wllwproject.wordpress.com/ Mun

    Cute as a pea :) Red looks good on you.
    http://www.wllwproject.wordpress.com

  • Alexia Mickens

    I have been coveting these boots on TopShop, i love the look w/ your outfit!! 
    Alexia of   Sweet Bird + vintage shop, Beautiful Savage

  • http://herheartcriesfowl.blogspot.com/ Angela

    Gosh I love that coat, and those boots!

  • http://starlightsworld.blogspot.de/ Andrea

    love your shoes :) very cute outfit!

  • Rock Martian

    such a bright dress for such a boring background

    http://www.rockmartian.com