Wednesday, February 15, 2017

Red on Pink With a Cherry on Top

I hope everyone had a fantastic Valentine's Day! My husband and I kept it casual by having dinner at home. Dinner consisted of filet mignon, lobster tail, mashed potatoes, asparagus, and a nice bottle of wine. Now that I think about it, my husband and I have never actually dined out for Valentine's Day, which is fine by me because neither of us is one for crowds or making a big fuss over things. Plus, dinning at home means that our dog, whom we both claimed as our "furry Valentine", could be part of the celebration. (Essentially, this meant that William sat staring at us while we ate our delicious steak, uttering the occasional whine!)

This post features is what I wore to work on Valentine's Day. I hope you're not overloaded with red and pink! If you are, I'm sorry, but it's too late to look away. Anyway, I decided to go for a "lady-like" look in red and pink, which is a fun combo to try if you select the right shades of the two colors. This was also the first time that I wore my new cherry skirt from J. Crew. The cherries made for a nice break from so many hearts, yet still echoed the Valentine's Day spirit.

Skirt: J. Crew cherry print midi here
Sweater: J. Crew Tippi similar here
Coat: J. Crew similar here
Clutch: J. Crew satin envelop clutch here
Shoes: Christian Louboutin similar here and here
Necklace: Bauble Bar similar here
Sunglasses: Prada Baroque here


  1. This is a great Valentine's outfit. My boyfriend and I did dinner at home as well and went out last night instead.

  2. You are a Valentine vision!! Love the combo of pinks and reds!

    xx, Elise

  3. That sounds so delish! I wouldn't want to go out to eat if that's what was for dinner! :) You look beautiful in reds and pinks!

  4. I am in love with this skirt! The cherry print is so adorable!

    By Lauren M

  5. This pink and red look is beautiful and I love the shape of that cute skirt! Thanks for linking up at Fabulous Friday!

  6. Love that skirt because it is pretty! Cute necklace too!

    Abby of Life in the Fash Lane

  7. I would wear this outfit any day! Love the cherry skirt :) it seems like your vday was delicious
    Thank you for linking up with Weekend Wear


  8. I own that skirt and necklace too and love them both. You styled these beautifully so thanks so much for inspiring me. Pink+red have never looked better.

    P.S. You Valentine's dinner at home was fantastic!


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