Wednesday, 15 February 2012

all buttoned up


There's something about a shirt that's all 
buttoned up. It's sleek, clean & crisp. I need to be in the mood for wearing one though, because there are times when I cannot stand anything wrapped around my neck, hence the lack of scarves in my wardrobe! I'm working on it though.








I hope all of you are having a fabulous week and are enjoying all of the fun that style brings with it. Thanks for all of your support with my blog, For the Love of Audrey. I am truly grateful. x

How do you prefer to wear your shirts? Buttoned up or buttoned down?

Yours in style,

Suzi x 

What I'm Wearing: Shirt-Ralph Lauren, Skirt-Yeojin Bae, Wedges-Repetto.  


18 comments:

  1. you look so sweet!! whenever i have no clue what to wear, the white shirt is always my best bet!
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    1. Thanks sweetheart! A white shirt is one of the essential items in any girl's closet.
      Suzi x

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  2. Looks great, especially with that skirt!

    If I really HAVE to wear a shirt I wear it buttoned down. I tend to avoid shirts as much as possible though!

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    1. Thanks Mica!
      Do you find shirts uncomfortable? I always prefer buying a shirt with a percentage of elastin in it for comfort. The fabric has to have a bit of give in it!
      Suzi x

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  3. Really cute shirt! Looks so crisp and clean.

    Since it's winter, and freezing in NYC, I like wearing mine buttoned up with a cute cuff necklace or scarf for added warmth.
    xL

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    1. Thanks! Love Ralph Lauren shirts!
      Must keep your styling option in my mind for when it is Winter here in Australia.
      Suzi x

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  4. I adore the skirt, the colour is gorgeous <3
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    1. Thanks Lidiya! I do love the colour raspberry, so this skirt was the perfect choice.
      Suzi x

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    1. Thanks heaps for your comment vintage process!
      Suzi x

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  6. Love how crisp and clean a button-down can be! With the pop of colour, this is perfect!

    Alexandra xo

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    1. You're a sweetheart Alexandra! A white shirt is an item I will always have in my closet. I do enjoy adding a pop of colour here and there as well.
      Suzi x

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  7. This looks great on you! I've been wanting to try this, but I don't have many collared shirts. So I guess I prefer it buttoned down. :)

    Catherine
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    1. Thanks for your comment Catherine! Maybe one day you will find just the right collared shirt for you & wear it buttoned up! Shirts are extremely versatile & this particular shirt also looks great with a few buttons left undone.
      Suzi x

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  8. Great look!

    a crisp clean white shirt is one of my favorite things to wear as well! I always have at least 3-4 in my closet.

    you look very simple and elegant! sometimes less is more and you def. let the shirt speak for itself!.

    great blog btw! will be back very soon!

    Matthew

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    1. Matthew, I love my white shirts! I have a handful of them in my closet! Some with 3/4 sleeves, others long sleeves. They're incredibly versatile. I think they are such an essential, workable item. I like to keep my look simple without letting the accessories detract from the garments.
      I'm glad you're enjoying my blog!
      Suzi x

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  9. I like both. Like you, I have to be in the mood for my shirt buttoned up all the way.

    Love how you styled this outfit.

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    1. Thanks Maycie! The most comfortable fabric to date for a buttoned up shirt has to be viscose! I have a gorgeous silk chiffon shirt which features a viscose placket & collar. It's so soft, you barely even realise you have it buttoned all the way up! Will definitely be on the lookout for another one like this.
      Suzi x

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