A windproof jacket, joggers, a long-sleeved top, and comfortable walking shoes. That’s my default outfit these days. Every day. The same outfit. Or almost the same: there’s very little variation.
For starters, there’s really no reason to dress up. And second, the weather hasn’t been very accommodating to dressier clothes. Don’t let the sunshine fool you: Nordic spring may look bright and sunny, but warm it isn’t… For the most part, it’s been around 5-9°C (41-48°F) and very windy.
So, my attention turns to accessories, again. Perhaps that’s my version of dressing up these days: choosing the sunglasses (also to shield my eyes from the really bright sun), a scarf, some jewellery…
In my last post, I had a more ‘let’s pile it on‘ approach: bold statement accessories for maximum impact. This time, I’m taking the minimalist approach: a simple and understated bag and sunglasses, no jewellery except for a narrow gold ring and a rose gold watch.
Yes, I’m one of those people who match their jewellery (including rings, and even the wedding ring) to their accessories. And although white gold and silver are my default mode when it comes to metals, I really like gold jewellery and gold-toned accessories in summer. Or spring. Whenever it’s sunny and bright…
Outfit details (all old):
sunglasses: Longchamp / silk scarf / bag: Coccinelle /
jacket: Makia / top: Selected Femme
Which one do you prefer, silver of gold? Or both?
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