color clash | texture tango

summer will end in a mere 2 weeks and i’ve only been to the beach once. such a waste of summer, don’t you think? with summer coming to an end and with new trends on their way to knock on our style-hungry hearts, i had to try the biggest trend this season — color blocking. you didn’t think my feeble attempt at it last month was it, did you?ย 
so i pulled out the brightest skirt i have — this bright blueish / periwinkle electropleated skirt that i thrifted months ago and looked for another bright colored item to pair with it. deep in the knitted and crocheted section of my closet, i found this green kimono type blouse that i was thankful i didn’t give away. voila! color blocking.

anyway, physical therapy to correct my spinal disc bulges are going well. i was skeptical at first because the first two sessions caused me terrible headaches but as i progressed (i’m on my 6th session), the pain eased bit by bit and i stopped taking my depression-inducing neuropathic meds. my life is almost back to normal. by next week, i wish to take Zumba classes again. for now, i’ll just concentrate on not only with the therapy sessions but waking up early enough not to be late for work. *wink*
ps. thank you for the well wishes you guys sent on my last post. your sweet comments definitely helped me through this ordeal.ย 

crocheted kimono blouse – thrifted
white tank top (used underneath) – random
blueish / periwinkle electropleated skirt – thrifted
gold metallic ballet flats – bangkok find
LOVE ring – giveaway win from lee
star ring – props
necklaces: angel wing – sm dept store | elephant tusk – bangkok find
white oversized bag – mongkok, hk find

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  1. That pleated skirt is the most amazing skirt I've ever seen!!! So gorgeous! I love how you styled it in your signature way! So eclectic, fun, playful, and chic as always ๐Ÿ˜‰

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  2. I saw all of these colors and they made me happy =) I love these colors together, you look fabulous!!!! I'm glad your back is feeling better it's never fun to have stuff like that get hurt.

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  3. AH YOU ARE BEAUTIFUL. I love the blue on blue – it reminds me of the ocean, mmmm. You're so gorgeous.

    “Electropleated skirt” – I loveeeee that term!

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  4. You look absolutely stunning in this outfit. Colour blocking at its very best – the vivid colours in the skirt and top are just wonderful.

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  5. you look so great with that skirt gizelle ๐Ÿ™‚ and consider yourself lucky coz i haven't been to the beach this summer hahaha ๐Ÿ˜›

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