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Wednesday, 15 July 2020

Style Steal: Suzy Turner's Red and Khaki - and Link Up

There's an old saying that red and green should never be seen, but as they're opposites in the color wheel, this can be taken with a pinch of salt. Colors that are opposites often look fabulous together.  This was demonstrated a few months ago when blogger and author Suzy Turner wore a khaki and red combination.  I resolved to do a "style steal," and it's taken a while but here it is.

In Suzy's photos she's wearing khaki trousers/pants and a cool pair of red trainers.  I substituted a skirt, which came from M&S this season and is still available. The red top is from Oasis last year and the sandals are old ones from M&S.  I wanted to wear my red boots but they're in the loft in the winter storage and I don't go up the ladder, so the sandals it had to be. I didn't have a bag like Suzy's so I used a cross-the-body bag from Dune.
Khaki is a good neutral so virtually any color looks great with it.  I wrestled with pink but as I've been overdoing the pink lately, I decided to give you a break! 


Have you ever worn khaki and red?  Have Suzy and I inspired you to try it?  Do tell in the comments below.

Nothing was gifted and no affiliate links were used.  Sharing this post with  Stylish Monday at Fashion Trends and Friends,  Monday Runway at A Pocketful of Polka Dots,Top of the World Style at High Latitude Style, Chic & Stylish at Mummabstylish, #LinkupOnTheEdge  at Shelbee on the Edge, Anna at Muttonstyle, #AnythingGoes at My Random Musings, Thursday Moda at Elegance and Mommyhood, Turning Heads Tuesday at Elegantly Dressed and Stylish,  Style with a Smile at StylesplashAnna at the GlamAdventure, Style Six at Coast to CoastTFF at Doused in Pink, Fancy Friday at Nancy's Fashion Style, Fabulous Fridays at Lucy BertoldiBeauty by Miss L Link Up 

Now it's time for #WowOnWednesday, the link up where everyone gains. Readers can find new blogs to enjoy and bloggers can find new readers!
Last week's most clicked fashion post was from Kim at Fierce Fashion with her post Handkerchief Maxi Skirt~Three Ways. Kim's hair is looking so cute, she's one of the women who suits grey/gray hair really well! 
My favourite post was from Cheryl at North West Mountain Living.  I love her pretty summer dress with beige accessories. Check out her post here.
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