Gingham Goes to the Zoo

Inspired by Angie's post I put on a yellow/ white gingham shirt with white cropped, high cuff jeans for a trip to the zoo today and managed to blend in with the daffodils. Comments and suggestions welcomed. Because of cooler morning temperatures, I started out with the shirt buttoned up, but it got too warm and became a jacket.

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  • replied 1 year ago

    Great outfit--so cheerful and fun, perfect for a spring day.

  • Jenni NZ replied 1 year ago

    Lovely Joy! You're a star. Love it with the cuffed white jeans and gold shoes.

  • JAileen replied 1 year ago

    Cute, cheerful outfit. Very nice!

  • Joy replied 1 year ago

    Sarah, I love wearing yellow in the spring.
    Thank you, Jenni. I think these white jeans will be work horses for warm weather.
    Thank you, JAileen.

  • Dianna replied 1 year ago

    You are a star, I enjoy it so much looking at your outfits.  Yellow suits you really well.

  • rachylou replied 1 year ago

    Yellow gingham, so pretty!

  • Mirjana replied 1 year ago

    Yellow gingham, very pretty, you styled it perfect as always, gold shoes and bag are super. You are so elegant wonderful outfit Joy.

  • Inge replied 1 year ago

    This is another super look, Joy (and you cracked me up with your daffodils comment ;-)
    Love the gold bag and loafers with the white and soft yellow. Polished and fun!

    Hope you had a lovely day at the zoo.

  • Chris987 replied 1 year ago

    This is a great outfit, and yes you would certainly coordinate well with daffodils! Yellow is such a happy color :-) I think I need to get some into my wardrobe. Thanks for the inspiration.

  • Joy replied 1 year ago

    Thank you all for your comments and help. I enjoy wearing yellow but have very little of it. It has to be just the right shade.

  • Angie replied 1 year ago

    Adorable Spring Zoo outfit. 

  • Summer replied 1 year ago

    I'm really warming to the gingham trend!  This is lovely, Joy - fresh and spring- like.

  • RobinF replied 1 year ago

    Love it with the gold accents!

  • Sara L. replied 1 year ago

    Nice!  This is a great look on you.  I like the gold shoes and purse.  

  • Joy replied 1 year ago

    Thank you!
    Angie and Summer, I felt very spring-like.
    Summer, try some gingham. There is some for everyone. A small scale check looks false/plain from a distance. The big bold ones look modern. Gingham is easily retro. It can go from very feminine to masculine, depending on the color and the style of the garment.
    Robin and Sara, the gold seemed right with the yellow check. This gold bag can carry so much, including a bottle of water.

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