Monday, 28 March 2016

Berry for Autumn



Today there was a slight chill in the air heralding the arrival of Autumn , the glorious yellow tree Mother
Nature at her best. 
To welcome the change I chose a cropped short sleeved berry coloured jacket with contrasting blanket stitch trim from Bec and Bridge , another great find from Return to Splendour. I wore the jacket over my
grey Paula Ryan dress , that I have worn many times over Summer.


Grey on grey , this dress will come travelling with me as I can layer both under and over , making it a very
versatile garment and will earn its place in the suitcase.


The interesting building in the background with the folly is a private home.




Time to bring out my ankle boots, these are from Wonders, a Spanish brand , purchased at a closing sale
just before Christmas.
This is my last post before we leave home.I hope to continue blogging while travelling if things go to plan,
possibly using the Blogger app.If the quality is not up to scratch I apologise in advance.

Joining Patti for Visible Monday
and
Jess for Elegantly Dressed and Stylish
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21 comments

  1. Hi, a first time comment. I love your dress, and the purple jacket looks very appropriate over the top for more of a fun feel. I imagine the dress goes well, dressed up or down. Have a good holiday. Regards Trish

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    1. Thank you Trish for taking the time to comment. This dress has proved to be a winner as it does indeed dress up or down.I am looking forward to our trip.

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  2. Nice jacket! Really love its colour and that contrasting trim detail. All the best with your traveling plans and hopefully you will be able to blog.

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    1. Many thanks Olga , it was both the colour and details that I loved about this little jacket. I do hope I can continue blogging while I am away.

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  3. Hope your travels are safe and fabulous. Love this combination, including the great booties. xox

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    1. Thank you Patti for your kind words and for hosting Visible Monday.

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  4. Love the jacket, I'm very partial to cropped jackets! :)

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    1. Thanks so much Laurie, we both share a love of little cropped jackets.

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  5. I adore your plummy jacket with the contrast stitching, the grey dress is gorgeous and those boots look so stylish and comfy. We had snow this morning in Worcestershire, so no short sleeves here. Enjoy your holiday xx

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    1. Many thanks , the details are what sold me this jacket, I knew it would be a winner.I have been keeping an eye on the temperatures and they are still a little cool, so warm layers for me.

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  6. I hope you have a wonderful trip! Those places sound fantastic and I hope to see lots of pictures!

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    1. Thank you Joni, you certainly will see photos, I know I will get carried away.

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  8. I can see why you like this dress: it really is versatile and can change character completely with accessories and jackets. I look fprward to reading about your travel adventures!

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    1. Thanks Tiina, this dress is one of those versatile pieces. I have enjoyed your IG on your trip to Barcelona as that is on our itinerary.

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  9. Such a cute jacket! I would love it if you had a chance to stop by my blog and add this outfit to my link up. My readers would love it!

    http://sydneyfashionhunter.com/2016/03/showpo-cape-coat.html

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    1. Many thanks SFH , I will try to stop by.

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  10. Hi Jill. I have been going your route for spring here. Buying blazers/jackets. Love this color and the stitching is a wonderful detail. The plum looks great with the grey. Enjoy your day!
    hank you for linking up with Turning Heads Tuesday!
    jess xx
    www.elegantlydressedandstylish,com

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    1. Enjoy those blazers/jackets, they will add so much to your wardrobe.Thankyou for hosting Jess.

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  11. That is a darling jacket - simple in design and cut but so flattering and the detail of the stitching is the finishing touch. And the colour is gorgeous. I love all berry shades. And I'd quite like to have your boots too!
    Safe travels, Jill.

    http://petitesilvervixen.blogspot.co.uk/

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  12. Beautiful peculiar dress, very nice matched to the purple colour top!
    I love wearing gray on gray, and it is a very comfortable colour when travelling ...

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