Saturday, 5 January 2013

Green Leopard

And one final picture in front of our other Christmas tree.
We always have a fake tree and a real one.
The fake tree satisfies my chaotic sentimental urges with decorations made by the children from years back along with the cheapy baubles my husband and I first bought back in the mid-80s.
Together with a collection of posh baubles we have been given as gifts over the years.
The blue fabric heart shaped decoration with a red heart in the centre was made out of one of my dad's old shirts the first Christmas after he died.

 
The real one has a more sophisticated colour theme.

Taking a cue from the tree, I have been looking for a shade of green that suits my colouring and think I have finally found it.
 
Pistachio?
 
Not sure.


Whatever the shade is named I love it even more layered over this animal print thermal body from Marks and Spencer.
I think I am starting to finally embrace winter.
 
I wore:
Boots - Clarks
Top - Tesco
Body - Marks and Spencer

9 comments:

  1. I think this colour suits you very well (whatever it is called... to me it is a bit too much towards turquoise to call pistachio), and this is one of the nicest outfits I have seen you in I started to read your blog. Best wishes for 2013 - will continue enjoying seeing what you are wearing!

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  2. Yes, that color is gorgeous on you.

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  3. You look wonderful in that color. I love it.

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  4. It's a lovely green, and looks good on you (and with the leopard print). I found a lime green twin set that has a little blue in it, so it's a bright green that I can wear. It always perks me up!

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  5. Both xmas trees are beautiful but I prefer the colorful fake tree, what a surprice ;-) The heart made of your dad's shirt is a very nice idea.
    Whatever the color is called, it suits you fantastic. Now I can see it as well, is has a hint of spring.

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  6. Great trees :)

    I really love the frames photo posters you have on your wall!

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  7. On my monitor it looks like Teal, Nice whatever it is.

    Darla

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  8. That's an amazing colour on you Jane - really suits you! Both trees are gorgeous….hope it's not too much work taking them down, Avx

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  9. I agree that this color really suits you well. Hard to believe that Dressember is over!
    You look very chic and cute in this outfit.

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