Blushing {and That Time It Snowed}

So, I had every intention of actually modeling this outfit for today’s post, but I suppose Mother Nature had other plans.

Between the snow – although it was the pretty, big fat flakes kind – and wind, it was nearly impossible to get a shot without my hair looking like a bird’s nest or me modeling my best “I sometimes don’t know why the hell I live here” face.

I know I’ve been talking your ears off lately about how much I am loving pastels for this season, so with probably no surprise to you, I took the opportunity to brighten up my snowy spirits with the prettiest and softest baby pink sweater. The back of the sweater has a gorgeous open-crocheted detailing, so I added a sparkly silver tank for an unexpected pop of contrast.

I added a pashmina scarf – tied to look like an infinity scarf – for an extra layer of warmth and texture, and my favorite chandelier earrings and new nail polish complemented the pink and silver color scheme.

What’s your favorite snow day outfit?
sweater | LC Lauren Conrad (exact)
tank | Jennifer Lopez Collection (similar)
boot socks | sister hand-me-down
jeans | Old Navy (exact)
scarf | Apt. 9 (exact)
earrings | Target (no longer available)
nail polish | L’OrΓ©al, Aux Chandelles
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  • Pamela

    I wish I got snow days! So jealous! Love that cute pink sweater! Enjoy your day girl!

  • I really like all the LC pieces how is the quality? The color of that sweater is so pretty! I hope you have a fun snow day πŸ˜‰

  • Biana Perez

    Such a beautiful outfit and the details the sweater has on the back are so pretty!!! I just love pastels in the winter! xo, Biana – BlovedBoston

  • Saw this as I was waking up this morning and then I put on a light pink sweater today. πŸ™‚ Love the earrings too!

  • Debra Stachelski

    Cute outfit for a snow day or any day!

  • Love that sweater, especially with the detailing on the back. I think the love for pastels is us secretly channeling spring to arrive! πŸ˜‰

  • Ahhh, good ol' mother nature. Why do we live here?! Love this sweater!

  • The Adored Life

    I really hate it when Mother Nature seems to think it knows better. NO.
    http://www.theadoredlife.com

  • Such a pretty sweater! I like the earrings too. Sorry that the snow ruined your modeling plans too!! I hope that you are having a good day today though! πŸ™‚

  • I totally understand the feeling – I've been lucky to miss the worst days when I take my outfit photos so far. Fingers crossed that trend continues! That pashmina looks so soft and beautiful, I love how it has a little bit of a sheen!

  • I love that sweater- it's such a nice color and the detailing on the back looks so pretty too!

  • Thanks, lady!

  • I've found that depending on the piece, the quality can be hit or miss with her line, but I've been happy with a majority of the clothes. Her sweaters are some of the softest that I own!

  • I'm with ya, girl!

  • Yeah! Didn't it just instantly brighten your mood? The pastels are getting me through these winter blues.

  • I think so!

  • We can only hope so – I'm so sick of this weather!

  • Right?! I ask myself that all the time, yet, I never leave. Ha!

  • Right?! She is NOT the end all be all.

  • Ha, that's okay! I suppose it happens. πŸ™‚

  • You are so lucky! This has happened to me a few times now, but I just have to roll with it I suppose. Living even further north now, we get that much more adverse weather than everybody else! Yes, that pashmina is one of my favorites – it comes in nearly every color imaginable!

  • It's absolutely beautiful – I may have to do a make-up photo shoot just so you guys can see the back of it!

  • Mia- MakeMeUpMia

    Love that sweater, so girly & sweet.