Hello Yellow

Yellow has been cited as an “It” color for spring 2012.  Hello yellow!

Imagine then how excited I was when I spotted the dress below while shopping Banana Republic’s after Christmas sale.  Isn’t it the perfect shade of yellow?  The dress, previously priced at $130, was marked down to $59.97.  And, all sale items are an additional 30% off, making the final price $41.97.

I debated the purchase for a minute, though, because I couldn’t envision an immediate need for the dress.  You see, its material and texture make it perfectly suited for a spring wedding or some special affair like that.

I eventually decided to purchase it anyway because I saw a potential opportunity to dress it down and make it more wearable.

Dress—Banana Republic
Sweater—Old Navy (Old Navy Crew-neck pullover in dalmatian)
Belt—The Limited
Tights—Marshalls
Shoes—Franco Sarto via Marshalls
Earrings—Kendra Scott ‘Danielle’ (Danielles at Nordstrom)

Get the look:

Franco Sarto, Kendra Scott, Vera Wang, Banana Republic

Crewnecks & Scoopnecks by Old Navy
Boots by Franco Sarto

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7 Comments

  1. December 29, 2011 / 7:29 pm

    Looking good lady! I wanted some yellow fabric for a while. I hope to find some soon.

  2. Anonymous
    December 29, 2011 / 8:19 pm

    LOVE THIS!!!

  3. December 29, 2011 / 8:36 pm

    Love how you layered here…and that shade of yellow is gorgeous!

  4. December 30, 2011 / 1:18 am

    very pretty color and the dress is great. love how you layered it as well.

  5. December 30, 2011 / 9:55 am

    Perfect match. I agree … yellow ( especially mustard) is a must-have colour this season.

  6. December 31, 2011 / 12:17 am

    I love this shade of yellow and how you mixed it up a bit. Great Look!