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Shades of Red

By October 31, 2013 , , , , ,

Remember when "oxblood" was the color of the fall and winter season last year? I couldn't help but think what a pretentious choice of term that was. I mean, oxblood is just a fancy way of describing a dark shade of red, isn't it? But I guess that would just be boring to say. This year, according to the Pantone Fashion Color Report, among the colors of Fall 2013 is "samba, a spirited red". *rolls eyes* I know the color red has many shades but who knew that it had a fiery cousin called "samba"? Anyhoo, a recent trip to Zara resulted in the purchase of these, shall I call it, "merlot" stretch pants. They're super comfortable and so easy to pair with anything. I decided to go for the monochromatic look and pair these pants with my pink sweater. Add to that a "scarlet" oversized clutch, a faux leather moto jacket and leopard heels, and we're good to go!
F21 faux leather jacket and sweater, Zara pants, leopard print heels from Target,
oversized clutch from Bangkok

  

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8 comments

  1. OMG..is this your post baby body..? Mine doesnt look even half good...that too without having a baby..! I love those pants..n those heels..i so want them right now.
    N i so agree with u re the oh-so-fancy terms the fashion world spins up... its kinna funny.
    Happy Halloween.

    Aditi
    So-Saree
    www.sosaree.blogspot.in

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    1. Haha, thanks Aditi! Yes, that's my post-baby body. I tried to keep active and healthy throughout my pregnancy...and of course, used good camera angles here! lol :)

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  2. Darling, this site is just amazing!
    So many useful tips, great photos - really good job.
    Could You follow me? Ofcourse, I will follow your back. Let me know!
    Greetings from Poland :-)
    www.soinspiring.pl

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  4. 'Samba - a spirited red' ha! I wonder who coins such phrases! You look lovely :)
    p.s totally enjoyed your instagram feed for octwithinfb!

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    1. Thanks so much! I really enjoyed your instagram feeds too! Glad we got a chance to connect and meet so many other fellow bloggers! :)

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