Tuesday, January 5, 2016

A Cold+Wet Day Uniform.

Of course I planned to post on my blog earlier and not take a day off again but my schedule this week is jam-packed (you will get to see a sneak-peek of it when I do my "currently" post) and yesterday I decided to do some organizing and take off some of the Christmas decor which is literally in every room and bathdroom. Have you taken down your Christmas tree and decorations yet? Technically January 6th which ends the 40 days of Christmas (which start after Thanksgiving) is the day you should keep your decorations until.
Anyhow, when it is cold and wet out, I like to bundle up with thick ponte leggings (usually even with a pair of tights underneath them), a cozy long cardigan with another thin layer under it, knee-high leather boots or rain boots, wool beanie+wool scarf, down coat and even gloves. This is what I did here for a very cold evening on a dinner date with my husband. A black+gray monochromatic combination is on point for Winter. Is this kind of uniform one you were casually during Winter too? I still have a bunch of Holiday outfits I wore in December still to post and so many outfits featuring beanies too, so stay tuned.

Merino-Wool, Long, V-Neck Cardigan w/ Front Pockets on Each Side: White House Black Market (similar longer version, Splurge), (similar, Steal).
Black, Nylon Stretch, Scoopneck T-Shirt: White House Black Market (similar, Splurge), (similar, Steal).
Ponte, Thick, Black Leggings: White House Black Market (similar, Splurge), (similar, Steal).
Black Puffer/Down Coat w/ Hoodie: T Box (similar, Splurge), (similar, Steal).
Soft & Cozy, Grey Knitted Wool-blend Ribbed/Cable-Knit Beanie + Matching Grey Knitted Wool-blend Ribbed Skinny Scarf': c/o Boutique "Limoni" (in Tirana, Albania) (similar beanie w/ pom, Splurge), (similar beanie, huge Steal), (similar scarf, Splurge), (similar scarf w/ pom poms, Steal).
Stretchy Silver, Oval-Linked Bracelet (Right Hand): The Limited (similar, Splurge), (similar, Steal).
Black Leather Handbag: H&M (similar, Splurge), (similar, Steal).
Black Umbrella: My Husband's (similar for men), (similar for women).
Black, Knee-High, Riding Style Leather Boots: Impo (similar, Splurge), (similar, Steal).

Also Linking up with Michelle and Ana Luiza for "Start the Week of Stylish" which this week is about Beanies.
And tomorrow I am linking up with Elle and Jacqueline for their "Spotlight Weekly" linkup which is themed Cozy Knits.


  1. This looks like a nice rainy day look, cozy and warm! And, I always love seeing photos of you and your husband together. :)


  2. I love this cute, cozy look Ada! I just bought a pair of black ponte pants and I LOVE them so much. They're perfect for layering. I love your beanie hat too, so cute! Stay warm :)

  3. The cardigan is so great - I really love the length! Perfect look for a rainy day - we're getting a few of those here! xo, Biana -BlovedBoston

  4. Love this bundled up look and that leather jacket is amazing! :)


  5. I love getting organized to start the new year. Sounds like the perfect layering formula! You look cute in that hat!

    Amy Ann
    Straight A Style

  6. You are so cute Ada! You make a rainy day look fabulous.

    Pumps and Push-Ups

  7. This looks so warm and comfy! Thanks so much for linking up with me today, I hope to see you next week! I'll be adding this outfit to the linkup Pinterest board!


  8. So cozy yet stylish, and I'm loving the beanie on you! I love getting organized this time of year and took my decorations down on the 2nd!

  9. Such a cute rainy day outfit! Love the gray and black and that jacket is adorable!

    <3 Shannon
    Upbeat Soles

  10. This is a very cute outfit - warm and cozy! Happy New Year to you and your family, Ada!

  11. Nice comfy look :)

    The Cutielicious

  12. I have my indoor decorations down but still need to pack them away. This is such a chic and cozy look! I love the grey and black combo!

    Doused In Pink

  13. I am not a fan of the cold! Love this neural look on you!

  14. You look so cozy & warm! Love the greys for this time of year. Perfect hat too!



  15. that beanie is the cutest thing ever!! love it.

  16. Prefect rainy day outfit. I hope you are doing well.


  17. Great accessorizing for the cold weather!


  18. great look Ada, grey is a good colour on you
    Hope you got over to my Labour of Fashion linkup.

  19. Thank you for sharing at the Thursday Favorite Things blog hop

  20. Great look Ada, you make the rain look like fun :)

    Love your jacket and hat!! Thanks for sharing at the Wednesday blog hop

  21. Thanks for linking up to Top of the World Style. Nice outfit, perfect for wet and cold and windy

  22. One of my favorite look of yours - you look fab in a beanie!

    Thank you for being a part of TBT Fashion link up and hope to see you soon!


  23. You can't go wrong with adorable layers like this on a cold rainy day!


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