Mixed Prints & Brights | Karen Kane Coat

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NYC is getting cold my friends and it’s finally hitting me that I am about to experience my first northeast winter in four years. I really was spoiled by North Carolina’s mild and tame weather while I was in college (on average it’s about 20 degrees warmer there). So let me introduce you all to my new favorite coat by Karen Kane. Besides being warm, I love the faux fur collar and herringbone print.

In other news, I’m sure you can see that I decided to mix a few prints in this look! Sometimes I think magazines and bloggers take this trend a little too far (at least for my taste) but I think the zig zag print of my clutch, the pop of leopard from my belt and the herringbone print of the coat balance each other well. I’m still sporting the trend but in a way that’ feels appropriate and wearable for everyday.


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23 Responses to Mixed Prints & Brights | Karen Kane Coat

  1. OMG, I love your shoes!! They are beyond darling!!
    I know what you mean about mixing too many prints but this looks just right, super combination!

  2. Loving the bright yellow paired with toned downed neutrals – great pop for winter!

    xo
    Kristin
    http://www.LivingInColorPrint.com

  3. Rachel says:

    Love the color of that sweater- so bright!

  4. Alissa says:

    It’s soo cold out! When I was visiting NYC over Christmas it didn’t feel that bad until the very last day and it was frigid! I love that you choose a bright and cheery outfit to combat the cold!

  5. alongobucco says:

    NYC has all of a sudden turned FREEZING! I can’t say I like it honestly, but it does give me an excuse to bundle up in cozy sweaters. Love this one–it’s such a fab color!

    Alyssa

  6. Rachel Lynne says:

    Love your sweater and belt! 🙂

  7. Rory says:

    the zigzag clutch and neon sweater go so well together! I just LOVE that sweater! Target is the best, right?! And oh man New York is cold in the winter–especially if you’re not used to that! I’m in NJ where the weather is basically the same as NYC and ugh I hate the freezing winters! Getting up at 6 am for school and going out to my car in the dark and the frostbitten air is no fun at allll
    Rory
    http://www.WearAboutsBlog.com
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  8. Mehak says:

    I love the way you’ve mixed the prints.. They aren’t over the top and look pretty!! Love your coat!!

    Love
    Mehak
    http://Www.thedoublemlife.blogspot.com

  9. Brrrr! I’m so ready for spring! I love the neon sweater and grey coat!

  10. Mrs C says:

    I am loving this ensemble especially that cute little clutch! You wear it well, darling!

    Hugs and kisses from :
    MRS JACK OF ALL TRADES DAILY
    http://mrsjackofalltradesdaily.blogspot.com/

  11. Janine says:

    I really like this outfit, it is something I would totally wear. You look lovely!

    Janine xx
    BakeGlueandTrend

  12. I love that you mixed your prints in a more wearable way. Your Missoni clutch is adorable and your leopard belt is too fierce!

    http://thefunkyfashionista.blogspot.com/

  13. Julie says:

    LOVE this sweater! Great look. xo, Julie
    http://www.fromproseccotoplaid.com

  14. Kacie says:

    I have a sweater similar yours 🙂 Love how you styled it!

    http://www.kacieskloset.blogspot.com
    http://www.daisyraeboutique.com

  15. You look so warm and cozy in this outfit! I love the pop of neon.

    -Sarah
    The Weekend Diary

  16. I love the herringbone coat! I’ve been looking for one for awhile!
    ~Jessica
    Jeans and a Teacup

  17. Taylor says:

    I really like those nail decals… I need to try them! Also love your sweater. I can’t get enough of cable knit during the winter.

    -Taylor
    How to Do

  18. Love the jumper!!

    Do you want to follow each other? Let me know.

    http://www.fashionbeautyquest.blogspot.co.uk

  19. Samantha says:

    Love all the texture in this outfit! The sweater and jacket are fantastic together, and even if you’re not warm, you look warm! I feel you on the cold, though – I ask myself all the time why the heck I didn’t move somewhere seasonless!

    Samantha @ Sam ipsa loquitur

  20. Love this sweater, looks great with the leopard belt!

    XO,
    http://www.thedaileigh.com

  21. Fantastic blog.Much thanks again. Keep writing.

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