Florals, Stripes, and No Smiles

I love mixing patterns. Love it. Before doing this little thing called blogging I probably never really mixed patterns that much. I don’t know what the change has been, but now I love it. I look at patterns differently and see a match where before I most likely didn’t! Sometimes, even a little mismatch is a match? Make sense?

A few months ago, I saw this Lauren Conrad blazer at Kohl’s and just never got around to purchasing it. I am totally glad I waited (which is rare for me…I am an instant gratification kind of girl!) because it is on sale for super cheap!! Score!!

OUTFIT DETAILS:

Blazer: LC Lauren Conrad for Kohl’s

Shirt: Apt 9, Kohl’s

Jeans: Gap

Shoes: BCBG (old)

Shades: Target

Bracelets: Charlotte Russe (gifted), Stella and Dot

Necklace: Stella and Dot

What about you? Are you more bold now than you used to be with mixing and matching patterns?

Side note: This was my first attempt at using my tri-pod instead of my husband, hence the no smiling for most of the pictures…it takes a lot of concentration to get everything set up, does it not?!?! Plus, when there is a cop car parked not far away it adds a little bit of weirdness to the picture taking! Doesn’t the police officer know I am trying to take pictures for my blog? Can’t he park and patrol elsewhere?!?! Either that of get out of your car and help a girl out by taking my pictures for me ๐Ÿ™‚

Linking up today with The Pleated Poppy and Lauren for Style Sessions! Happy Wednesday!

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18 Comments

  1. Kate Craig
    February 27, 2013 / 1:58 pm

    I love everything about this…you look fab! Totally stealing this outfit. ๐Ÿ™‚

    • Rebecca @ Mommy in Heels
      March 5, 2013 / 7:07 pm

      Thanks, girl ๐Ÿ™‚ You will look awesome in this outfit!!

  2. Kiki
    February 27, 2013 / 3:14 pm

    YOU Look so cute! I love mixing stripes and florals! you did such a fabulous job of it!! Work it girl!!XOXO

    • Rebecca @ Mommy in Heels
      March 5, 2013 / 7:07 pm

      Thank you so much!! ๐Ÿ™‚

  3. the Blah Blah Blahger
    February 27, 2013 / 3:39 pm

    The mix of stripes and florals is just perfect!!!

    • Rebecca @ Mommy in Heels
      March 5, 2013 / 7:07 pm

      Isn't it?!?! I was surprised how much I loved it!

  4. Lindsay Patrick
    February 27, 2013 / 3:42 pm

    Ohh, love the blazer on you too! I too wanted it the blazer when it came out but wasn't going to spend $70 on it, I might have to go check out my local Kohl's now :)You look fab!LindsayLindsayJEveryday.blogspot.com

    • Rebecca @ Mommy in Heels
      March 5, 2013 / 7:08 pm

      Hopefully you were able to get it! When I got it it was only $20!!

  5. Chioma
    February 27, 2013 / 8:44 pm

    i love your blazer girl and paired with the stripes it's perfect!~Chioma C's Evolution of Style

    • Rebecca @ Mommy in Heels
      March 5, 2013 / 7:08 pm

      Thanks, gal! Thanks for stopping by!!

  6. lilliesandsilk
    February 27, 2013 / 8:47 pm

    Hello!Cute outfit! I love your blazer! I found your blog through the Style Elixir Link Up:) Enjoy your evening!CarissaLillies & Silk

  7. Rachel @ front row seat
    February 27, 2013 / 9:52 pm

    You look fabulous!! I wish I was brave enough to try mixing prints. It looks gorgeous though!

  8. Jessica Jensen
    February 27, 2013 / 10:29 pm

    Totally had the same idea with the stripes and florals. Love the way you paired the two. ๐Ÿ™‚

  9. Franziska
    February 28, 2013 / 1:17 am

    I never thought about even mixing any kind of pattern a year ago but now I kind of love it. I don't know if we'll look back at it in like 20 years and wonder what we were thinking but for now? love.

  10. SH
    February 28, 2013 / 6:09 pm

    THis blazer is beautiful! Love the heels too. ShereeThe Hartungs Blog thehartungs.blogspot.ca

  11. Diana S.T.
    March 1, 2013 / 5:11 am

    I saw you on LC forum so I came to see your blog, let me tell you that youยดve done a great job with it, please come visit and if you like it it would be great if we could follow each other there on LC, here on GFC or socials, what do you think? To support each otherโ€ฆ let me know ok!Kisseswww.petitgraphie.blogspot.com

  12. Noel Marie
    March 2, 2013 / 1:46 am

    NAILED IT! Olivia Palermo would be impressed, that's how good you look in the mixed prints! Meow

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