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Breaking All The Rules

Breaking All The Rules | Moments With Millie

Breaking All The Rules | Moments with Millie

Breaking All The Rules | Moments With Millie

No need to adjust your computer screen. Yes, I am wearing white after Labor Day. As you know, wearing white (specifically white pants) during this time of year is considered a huge fashion faux-pas. I am not sure of the rule’s origin however I do know that I am not following it. Fashion is a form of self expression therefore you should determine how to express yourself. Plus, I’ve never been a fan of being told what I can’t wear. And while I am all for following certain fashion guidelines this rule was made to be broken.

 

Duster: Similar | Jeans: ASOS

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My Fall Fashion Must Haves

Fall is here again (Yay!). Like many people, I am in love with fall fashion. And I couldn’t let old man winter get here before I tell you about my must have clothing pieces. I will be featuring some of my favorite outfits in the coming weeks. Until then, below are my fall  fashion haves must haves. What would you add to the list?

  1. Leather/Faux Leather Jackets- Leather jackets are an essential part of everyone’s closet. I love how they instantly add edge to boring outfits.
  2. Chunky sweaters- Sweaters are a great way to keep warm in the cooler months.  However if you aren’t careful, they can cause you to look frumpy. I’ve discovered that the key is creating the correct proportions. Pairing chunky sweaters with form fitting bottoms helps your outfit to look more balanced.
  3. Coats/Cardigans/Dusters- As a Florida native, I never had an appreciation for coats. I didn’t invest a lot of time/money into them because I didn’t have a real need to. I have become obsessed with them recently. I think the neutrals are a must- black, brown, khaki, etc. However it is always fun to experiment with bold colors such as red, pastels, etc.
  4.  Totes- Totes are great year round however I find them to be quite handy during the cooler months. They allow enough space to carry bulkier items such as scarves, sweaters, hats, etc.
  5. Plaid- Plaid is a classic print that just screams fall. I love how versatile they are. You can wear them with jeans, skirts, leggings, etc.
  6. Loafers- These are great for those casual fall days.
  7. Hats- Im not typically a hat girl however I find them to be quite chic during fall. They are great because they help disguise a bad hair day and while keeping you warm. I like just about all styles including floppies, bowlers, fedoras, beanies, etc.
  8. Scarves- Scarves are an easy way to look chic while keeping warm. Everyone should have a few cozy scarves in their closet.
  9. Boots and booties- These are a must for this season. I love how versatile they are. They can be worn with pants, dresses, skirts, etc.
  10. Chambray shirts- Chambray tops are staples for all seasons however they look especially great with fall staples such as leggings, leather jackets, plaid tops, etc.
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