live colorfully

I’d consider myself a “bright” person – drawn to vibrant colors, sunny weather, upbeat music, etc. Live colorfully? Sure, Kate Spade, this girl’s all in! So while black on black on black is typically a more edgy look, I managed to escape the moroseness while keeping the chic-factor intact with this perfect top.

A Lonestar State of SouthernVivid embroidery, off the shoulder, and pom poms? There’s not a more perfect combination in my book.

A Lonestar State of Southern(Except Nutella and crepes but that’s totally unrelated)

A Lonestar State of SouthernBlack jeans, my favorite heels, and a topaz ring were the only additional pieces necessary – I didn’t even add my go-to pearl earrings in my objective to give the sleeves the spotlight they deserve.

A Lonestar State of Southern

It’s the perfect look for the reluctant-to-leave chilly evenings that stretch until late March.A Lonestar State of SouthernBut I’d be lying if I denied daydreaming about the summer nights I’ll be able to throw this on with cut-off’s and cowboy boots.

A Lonestar State of SouthernIn your upcoming shopping adventures, keep an eye out for unexpected color and flair. There’s no better way to make a statement!

A Lonestar State of SouthernAustin ladies, run don’t walk to Adelante Boutique to snag this top (and a few others, if you’re as hopeless when it comes to restraint as I am). Otherwise, be sure to like them on Facebook to keep up with there latest arrivals!

top (similar) // shoes // jeans // lipstick

Love from Texas,


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  1. Courtney said:

    That shirt is stunning and I love those heels!

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  2. Zelle said:

    Absolutely love this look! So gorgeous and fun!

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  3. kinsey said:

    LOVE this top and your blog! I’m all about anything and everything off-the-shoulder :)

    xo, kinsey

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  4. Meggie said:

    You look fantastic and I love that blouse! It’s so funky and you can style it so many different ways!


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  5. I love vibrant colors too, and this top is the perfect way to incorporate them! Love it!


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  6. Such a fun top! I love off-the-shoulder and need to add some more to my wardrobe!

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  7. The lip color totally completes the look! So pretty :)

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  8. Maryn said:

    Can’t get this top out of my head! I’m not an Austin local, however… can you tell me the brand? I’m hoping I can find it somewhere online…

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