Out On the Streets


Since I first visited New York in September 2011 (I was studying at Old Dominion University in Virgina at the time where I met my boyfriend), I decided that I just had to live in this city at some stage in my life, and each time I visit this desire gets stronger and stronger. Even though I had been to New York before over the winter and knew how cold it gets there, this time the cold really got to me, especially with the rain/snow/sleet mix, the weather just wasn’t pleasant.

Knowing how cold it was outside I naturally decided to wear ankle grazing pants that left my legs freezing and no coat, thinking that I could be like these New York women I had seen walking down 5th Avenue in their Louboutin’s and skirts (it is technically Spring, after all). But after about 2 hours 5 minutes, I realised that any sane Australian girl cannot physically handle -5c temperatures in what I was wearing, so ran back to our apartment to change and put on as many clothes as possible, as well as my super trendy “puff” coat (as seen on my Instagram), which seems to be my go to coat in this cold, cold country!

Banana Republic Peplum Sweater, H&M Pants, Banana Republic Necklace, Jocasi Leather Clutch, Tildon Perspex Booties

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  1. 3.21.13
    Stylesmiths said:

    The lucite-heeled booties, jeweled necklace, and peplum top are understatedly on trend :).Good thoughts from Washington, D.C.,x Kel of StylesmithsStylesmithsCheck out the spring accessories giveaway on Stylesmiths!

  2. 3.21.13
    Nicole said:

    I love the muted tones with the pop of black and teal in this look! So simple and chic. Beautiful look.Nicolewww.younglovestyle.blogspot.com

    • 3.22.13
      W&W said:

      Thanks gorgeous x wasn’t in this outfit long!

  3. 3.21.13
    Kate said:

    really love this look, very cute and the heels of your boots are amazing!xx KateThe Style Department

  4. 3.22.13

    This is absolutely amazing!! love it

  5. 3.22.13

    Thanks so much for stopping by and leaving such a sweet comment! Love this outfit and your photographs are STUNNING! What settings do you have your camera on?Hope you have a Fabulous Friday :)xoxoMy Blog, Crystal’s Beauty Corner

    • 3.22.13
      W&W said:

      Oh thank you! I have a canon 550d slr using a 50mm 1.8 lens if that helps! My boyfriend is a photographer so I’m very lucky 🙂

  6. 3.22.13
    caroline said:

    Oh I love this outfit, it’s so perfect for NYC!xogirlintheyellowdress.com

  7. 3.22.13
    Kat said:

    Gorgeous outfit – love all the details! x, KatLove and AceBloglovin

  8. 3.22.13
    iliyana said:

    super cute!www.glamourgirl-bg.blogspot.com

  9. 3.22.13

    Cool Blog!!! Greeting from Europe!www.shareasecret.wordpress.comxoxo

  10. 3.22.13
    anngelik said:

    Lovely outfit and pictures, I love your shoes.-Vogue&Heelsvogueandheels.com

  11. 3.23.13
    Tiffy said:

    Even though you got cold and had to change a bit. I’m glad you got some good outfit photos. Love this style!xoTiffyhttp://www.CuteLA.comVOTE Tiffy (5 Stars) FOX Sports West Girl! xo

  12. 3.23.13

    Gorgeous pictures, stunning outfit! You look fab!Monica Harmony’s Blog

  13. 3.23.13
    Shalini said:

    Great outfit! Love the necklace and the top! (:http://sunsetswings.blogspot.comxx S.

  14. 3.25.13
    Zoe said:

    So stunning and chic, I love how you paired the muted neutrals with the black accessories. You are gorgeous and your photos look amazing!

    • 3.25.13
      W&W said:

      Thank you! At first I wasn’t sure how it was going to look with such light colours with black accessories but I’m pretty happy with the outcome! Next time I’ll mix it up and might go with some tan coloured heels and bag x