Pattern mixing with Burgundy, Pink and Blue

I’m not usually a pattern mixer, but thought I’d try this burnout velvet top with a Spring like scarf. The scarf has similar floral shapes as the top and has colors in common.  Hard to capture the way the top looks in real life. Love my new boots!  

Moonstone earrings, white bag and light scarf background adds the light I need. 

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20 Comments

  • Star replied 6 months ago

    I can also see the harmony between the scarf and the top.  I like!

  • Angie replied 6 months ago

    Yes! It works very well! Palette and pattern vibe are happy! Cute teal boots too. Well done :)

    LOVE the white bag with your hair. 

  • Stagiaire Fash replied 6 months ago

    Love this. The burgundy + pink combo is so cool. I’m not a huge makeup fan, but that lip color is just right. I love the boots too. You could also try the pewter ones with this outfit, for a change.

    About the burn-out blouse, I was thinking —you don’t really need to do anything to give it shape, accentuate the waist, or whatever. I bet it’s transparent enough irl that your shape is visible through it, in a tempting kind of way. And here you are wearing it like that!

  • rachylou replied 6 months ago

    Completely works. Through colour and material :)

  • Lana replied 6 months ago

    Thanks Star, SF, Rachylou, and Angie! The boot color is called jade but they are a bit chameleon-like depending on the other colors they can look like teal, denim or petrol. I hope they blend with navy.

    SF, you are right, after my last post trying to create waist definition, I decided to try it as it is, loose and flowy. Sometimes I get caught up in the “rules” for hourglass shape.  



  • Mirjana replied 6 months ago

    I like pattern mix and you look beautiful in that outfit, scarf is perfect and works completely. Love the white bag.

  • LJP replied 6 months ago

    Nicely done !

  • kkards replied 6 months ago

    fun! i like the idea of using a scarf to pattern mix, i could do that

  • Joy replied 6 months ago

    Love this.

  • Cardiff girl replied 6 months ago

    Lovely blouse,purple is a good colour on you.

  • Jonesy replied 6 months ago

    This looks fab! These two work seamlessly together.

  • Suz replied 6 months ago

    I love that it's a textural as well as pattern mix! 

  • Jaime replied 6 months ago

    The burnout top is great on you and the white bag is perfect. Love the wide frayed jeans too. The magic though is in the mix!

  • Nikki replied 6 months ago

    Pretty colors! Spot-on pattern mix. Awesome earrings :)

  • Joy replied 6 months ago

    Those colors are beautiful on you.  The earrings add a special touch.

  • Sisi replied 6 months ago

    The blouse (that is fab, by the way) and the scarf go very well together! 
    I like your lipstick. 

  • Staysfit replied 6 months ago

    Very nice pattern and texture mix! Your lip color is glamorous and flattering.  It’s nice to see bright lips on someone after we’ve all hidden under masks for such a long time!

  • merwoman replied 6 months ago

    Beautiful mixing! I like how the scarf adds a more ‘spring’ tone!

  • RobinF replied 6 months ago

    Ooh that pretty top again! I like it! Works great with the scarf. Those are fab boots!

  • Lana replied 6 months ago

    Thanks Mirjana, LJP, KK, Joy, Cardiff girl, Jonesy, Suz, Nikki, Robin, Merwoman, you are all so sweet!

    Thank you Jaime, the mix is what I need to work on going forward. 


    Sisi and Staysfit, I always wear this same color — it seems to go with everything I own :)

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