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woollen red

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
    February 11, 2013 at 10:30 AM

    Now if I could go to venice….!

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    Michaela Taylor
    February 11, 2013 at 10:30 AM

    Amazing

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    JLovesRice
    February 11, 2013 at 10:44 AM

    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.

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      JLovesRice
      February 11, 2013 at 10:45 AM

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

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    niki
    February 11, 2013 at 11:18 AM

    your pinafore is tooo cute!
    ~niki <3
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    Andini Ria
    February 11, 2013 at 12:20 PM

    Love your scarf and shoes so much! <3

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    Sarah
    February 11, 2013 at 12:32 PM

    The red is so pretty! & the pinafore is one of the best I’ve seen!
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    Lydia Teo
    February 11, 2013 at 1:29 PM

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

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    Jiru
    February 11, 2013 at 9:04 PM

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

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    rhodawong
    February 11, 2013 at 11:08 PM

    love the red! such a great pop!

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    kitsune-kun
    February 12, 2013 at 3:56 AM

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

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    Coline
    February 12, 2013 at 8:29 AM

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

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    Coline !

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    daniela corno
    February 12, 2013 at 8:37 AM

    Great outfit. You always look so cute!

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    Adeline Yang
    February 12, 2013 at 9:07 AM

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

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    Vanes
    February 12, 2013 at 9:42 PM

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

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    Style Revival
    February 12, 2013 at 10:29 PM

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

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    Maru
    February 12, 2013 at 11:19 PM

    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

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    JJ
    February 12, 2013 at 11:41 PM

    Your outfit is so cute! <3

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    Susan
    February 13, 2013 at 2:08 AM

    NIce look. I love the red coat!

    Susan
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    Francesca
    February 13, 2013 at 5:18 AM

    simply gorgeous!

    xo
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    Kirsty
    February 13, 2013 at 8:19 AM

    Love the red jacket. Your right the colour really does pop!
    Those shoes are fantastic. Great find.
    x kirsty
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    Oz_Asian
    February 13, 2013 at 9:58 PM

    Rocking the red, love it!

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    Mun
    February 14, 2013 at 9:09 AM

    Cute as a pea :) Red looks good on you.
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    Alexia Mickens
    February 14, 2013 at 1:32 PM

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

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    Angela
    February 15, 2013 at 9:28 AM

    Gosh I love that coat, and those boots!

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    Andrea
    February 16, 2013 at 4:56 AM

    love your shoes :) very cute outfit!

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    Rock Martian
    April 7, 2013 at 1:41 PM

    such a bright dress for such a boring background

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