Plaid, Stripes and Metallics

I love scarves and usually wear different ones all the time – but because this winter is so cold, and my plaid blanket scarf is so warm, there hasn’t been much rotation in my closet!

Scarf  / Boots: Old Navy (similar)

But I have tried different ways of styling my scarf – including belting it and wearing it as a poncho/cape!

Scarf  / Sweatshirt: Old Navy (similar) / Boots: Old Navy (similar)

I’ve also been pattern-mixing, pairing my plaid scarf with striped sweaters.

Louis Vuitton Speedy 25 in Damier Ebene
Scarf (similar) / Sweatshirt: Old Navy (similar) / Boots: Old Navy (similar) / Bag: Speedy 25

I’m still pinching myself about my latest post for Yummy Mummy – I got the chance to interview Jane Seymour (Dr. Quinn LOL!) She’s so gracious and gorgeous – of course I HAD to ask her about her beauty secrets! Read my interview here.

I had a mini-shopping date with Elaine…I have a thing for trench coats, and I’m considering this GAP one – especially because it’s majorly on sale!

Trenchcoat: GAP / Boots: c/o Cougar

I’ve been loving metallic shoes for spring – I found these pretties at Winners. I was seriously tempted by the sandals but I thought that the heels would be a better investment (they were both priced around $40).

Sandals🙁similar Birkenstocks, budget versionHeels: Marc Fisher (similar, similar)

Although, looking at this picture…I might have to go back for the sandals after all!

EDIT: I made a quick graphic showing my favorite ways to wear a plaid blanket scarf! (link to red/maroon blanket scarf here)

Tan Scarf / Red Scarf / Grey Scarf (similar)

Are you a Jane Seymour fan? Did you ever watch Dr. Quinn, Medicine Woman?

Linking up with More Pieces of Me and On the Daily Express.  


  1. Jenn
    February 19, 2015 / 11:44 am

    Love the blanket scarf look–I need to do this so that I can be warmer all day long!

    • Ella Pretty Blog
      February 21, 2015 / 11:51 pm

      LOL – it's definitely a great way of staying warm and cozy!

  2. Schnelle
    February 19, 2015 / 12:17 pm

    You can't go wrong with a blanket scarf. It's been so cold here too so I've been living in sweaters and scarves too. That's so exciting that you got to meet her- my mom used to watch that show all the time! I'll check out the interview now:)

    • Ella Pretty Blog
      February 22, 2015 / 12:00 am

      It was very exciting – and Jane was so easy to talk to!

  3. Fifth and Bloor
    February 19, 2015 / 2:28 pm

    love that plaid scarf so much! and your celeb interview is so so fun!!! xoxo

    • Ella Pretty Blog
      February 22, 2015 / 12:00 am

      Thanks Mehreen 🙂

  4. Kallie @ But First, Coffee
    February 19, 2015 / 4:24 pm

    Loving the plaids. I adore how your belted the blanket scarf, super cute. And the interview with Jane is so cool!!

    • Ella Pretty Blog
      February 22, 2015 / 12:13 am

      Thanks Kellie – so glad you liked the interview!

  5. Daily Express
    February 20, 2015 / 2:49 am

    Love this outfit update and I think that is SO COOL that you got to meet and interview Jayne Seymour! She is a classic beauty icon in my book! Love those metallic pumps! Looks like we wear the same shoe size so feel free to send them my way if they don't work out! :)Gina – On the Daily Express

    • Ella Pretty Blog
      February 22, 2015 / 12:16 am

      Glad you liked the pumps 🙂 I'm on a bit of a shoe kick at the moment and picked up 2 more pairs recently – oops!

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