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Nov 14, 2013

Outfit: Red Coat










I have to admit that wearing bright red intimidates me. I do like having a pop of red here and there but this is the first time I ventured out of my comfort zone to sport a whole lot of red and, you know what, I liked it! Leona Collection has some pretty amazing pieces (you'll be seeing a few of them around here in the next few weeks) but this coat was the first piece that caught my attention. I usually tend to gravitate more towards subdued tones of red - burgundy, for example - but there's something incredibly festive and sexy about the color red. Simply put, red makes a statement. My Gentry Coat has become an instant favorite because of how well it pairs with a simple LBD for the holidays. Or, if you want to keep it more casual, it would work great with a pair of skinny jeans and a simple tee. That's what's so great about red - it can dress up anything at all!

Leona Collection Gentry Coat c/o // Joie Sarie Silk Shift Dress (on sale!) // Christian Louboutin Pigalle 100 Pumps // Marc Jacobs Baroque Sandy Shoulder Bag // Sweet & Spark Vintage Bracelet // Essie Jag U Are




Photos by Molly Dwyer
Disclaimer: Leona Collection gifted me a few pieces from their collection but all opinions stated in this post are my own. Thanks for supporting the brands that make Fashion Truffles possible!

15 comments:

  1. love this coat! i got a red coat last year from jcrew and i feel very love actually in it :) xo jillian - cornflake dreams

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  2. But this is so your color!! It is a color that says confidence and beauty, love this!

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  3. You are so gorg, lady! I have a red coat too and it's one of my favorites. I second what Alison said–red is definitely your color!

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  4. I have a red coat in my closet as well, and every time I wear it I feel so sophisticated! Love this classic look on you.

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  5. Gorgeous in red, doll! What an incredible color on you!

    -Ashley
    http://lestylorouge.com

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  6. I am loving that jacket. Red has become one of my favorite colors.

    -Vogue&Heels
    www.vogueandheels.com

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  7. Oh Viv you look so good (as always). I have a red coat that is absolutely my favorite coat. It makes such a statement!

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  8. The bright red coat looks fab on you! I love it!

    Nikki
    thefashionablewife.com

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  9. Viv - Great look! I have always liked the pairing of red and black.

    Lisa @ Daily Style Finds

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  10. Gorgeous look! You shouldn't shy away from red (and I'm glad you didn't!), because it looks fabulous on you!

    With Love From Hollywood,
    Kier
    Fashion Addict LA
    Recent DIY: DIY Lucite Perfume Clutch
    Recent post: Fuck Your Selfie

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  11. Gorgeous! Red is definitely your color, I love it.

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  12. Love this coat!!! Must have!

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  13. I don't think I've seen you wear red before, and it looks great on you! ;)

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