Buffalo Check and Camo + DSW Shoe Hookup Coming Soon


These past few Thanksgiving day holidays were super low key for us. We didn’t have any family in town and really just spent it the 3 of us. We went to a Thanksgiving buffet and cooked some staple Thanksgiving foods of our own, we did A LOT of Black Friday shopping, we watched the Michigan – Ohio State game (me and the husband went to the respective schools, it was a darn good fight by Michigan even though we lost), we put up our Christmas tree and sang and dance to Christmas songs. Oh and I finally got my first caramel brulee latte from Starbucks and it was amazing.





But before I get carried away with Christmas, I’m loving the mini heat wave (of 50 degrees) we got this past weekend.  This outfit was just perfect for wearing without a coat. I love the look of buffalo check and camo mixed together… and I also quite like pink and burgundy colors together as well, so decided to mix it all up in to one outfit!



Outfit Details:

Sweater c/o Conversation Pieces (15% off entire store on Cyber Monday – discount reflected at checkout!)
Button Down: Madewell
Pants: GAP
Shoes: Forever 21
Necklace c/o Daily Dose
Bag: Chloe



And for you shoe lovers out there, hold on tight, the biggest wave in shoe giveaways is about to hit the blog world.  The DSW Shoe Hookup consists of 50 fashion bloggers who are EACH giving away 5 pairs of shoes (gift card of $50) to 5 lucky winners.  And the “Do you speak shoe lover” book to 5 more people.  If you do the math, that’s 250 pairs of shoes and 250 books and it’s all happening before Christmas!  So get your fingers ready for entering, from December 2 – 21, you’ll have chances to enter giveaway after giveaway and hopefully win a pair of shoes from DSW!  My contest will begin on December 9, 2013, but here’s the whole group of contests that gives you all the details on what blogs are hosting giveaways on which days!  Good luck to you all!

StartEndFlight #1Flight #2Flight #3
12/2/1312/5/13MyBelongingShoe Smittenn/a
12/3/1312/6/13My Fashion JuiceBelle de CoutureGentri Lee
12/4/1312/7/13Alterations NeededThe Chic StreetMuch Love, illy
12/5/1312/8/13Life, Love, and the Pursuit of ShoesPink AvenueCoffee Beans and Bobby Pins
12/6/1312/9/13Jadore-FashionFashion SnagMelanee Shale
12/7/1312/10/13High Fashion 4 LessFashion FlingDenim Debutante
12/8/1312/11/13Jimmy Choos and Tennis ShoesOh So GlamCorals + Cognacs
12/9/1312/12/13Kimmy ErinCrystalin MarieSandy A La Mode
12/10/1312/13/13My Own Blog ReviewAround LuciaTrend Hungry
12/11/1312/14/13Stiletto BeatsVintageorTackyGirl Avant Garde
12/12/1312/15/13Behind the SeamsFancy Things BlogDearest Lou
12/13/1312/16/13The Fashion PoetLet it Be BeautifulMae Badiyan
12/14/1312/17/13Good, Bad, and FabKel & KateThe Frugalista
12/15/1312/18/13Fashionably BrokeLittle Miss FearlessModly Chic
12/16/1312/19/13The Fashionista Next DoorStuds and SapphriesBritt + Whit
12/17/1312/20/13Living in Color PrintLove Fashion, Love LifeA Mom in Red High Heels
12/18/1312/21/13Fashionable HostsessDistrict SparkleCrowley Party


  1. I love your camouflage pants and the shoes go so nice with them! I’ve never tried that combo but now I want to! Now…I need to go put up my Christmas tree because I was too lazy all weekend. ;)

  2. I never would have thought to pair the checkers and camo, but it works real well under the cardigan, cute look!

  3. It is awesome how you manage to mix so many elements in one outfit and not make it overwhelming! It’s such a fine balance in my opinion and you do it so well!

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