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Wednesday, August 13, 2014

Gray on Gray

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tee: exact
sweater: kind of similar - I look at this option every time 
I'm in Target and talk myself out of buying it b/c I have something so similar!
jeans: exactsimilar (non-maternity)
shoes: similar

Do we ever consider gray a pastel? Because I went with this monochromatic look for something softer (I feel like I tend to either go for black or brighter colors lately, but maybe that's all in my head) and when I think of soft, I think of pastels. Either way, I liked it, it was perfect for surviving a Friday at work, and the shoes added a little something extra to the look. I bought these shoes as an option for cute flats for our wedding reception, but ended up going with a different pair during that "buy all the cute things that could possibly be worn to some wedding related event" phase I went through while planning our wedding. I could've returned them, but for only $12.99 from Target I just couldn't bring myself to do it. Over 3 years later, I'm still not regretting that decision!



8 comments:

  1. I think gray is a pastel or kind of a neutral. I love gray, it's definitely a softer feel than black. I absolutely love your shoes against this neutral look, fun little pop of color!

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  2. hooray for keeping the shoes - they are really cute!

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  3. Oh gray is definitely my fave neutral and it totally could be a pastel - it's just so light! And good choice on the shoes - all the colors make them so versatile!

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  4. These flats are so pretty! And I really like light, soft grey like this, it's a really classy neutral.

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  5. To me grey is a cool neutral but when it's so light then yes it's definitely a pastel and looks great with other pastel colours. Just love your colourful shoes.

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  6. I'm convinced that at some point, grey becomes purple or blue, so it would make sense to say that the grey has a pastel feel to it. Either way, I really like the idea of pairing light grey with floral shoes! I can't believe I don't have any of my own!

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  7. Love those floral flats and I consider Gray both a neutral and a pastel. It is my favorite neutral color, for sure.

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  8. I love outfits like this - monochromatic neutrals are where it's at!! ;) I love those flats as well - the print is beautiful and I think they add a little pizzazz to your outfit!

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