The (Almost) New Black

Friday, May 30, 2014


I had the fantastic opportunity to shoot with Teban of @asian_impressions this past weekend in Central Park. He has been a strong supporter of my blog, and I absolutely love his work as a street style photographer. He values natural beauty, which made me much more comfortable shooting amidst the crowds of people.






Top: Necessary Clothing (old)
Skirt: H&M (similar here)
Heels: Zara (similar here & here)
Sunglasses: Zero UV 
Necklace: Forever 21 (similar here & here)

White is everywhere this summer. Even with my New York loyalty to a black wardrobe, I've fallen victim to the clean look of an all white ensemble. To keep this monochrome look interesting, I played with different textures and patterns. I love the floral cutouts of this top, which keep it light for the summer season. I paired it with a textured flared skirt as a girly touch and added neutral-colored accessories to fully embrace the white-out look. However, I can't neglect the chance to add a statement pop of color. I've been loving these beaded necklaces and decided to add this red piece for the ultimate summer vibe. Who knew I could actually create an outfit without a thread of black?

P.S. -- If you follow me on Instagram, you'll know I'm currently in Puerto Rico! That being said, be on the lookout for a travel diary in the near future...

Photography Credit: Teban




22 comments

  1. I love how clean white looks! Have fun in PR!

    Jen
    witsicle - a life & style blog

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  2. Gorgeous outfit, the white suits you!
    This was a great post, I’ll be back for more :)

    I hope you can check my blog out too sometime.

    Kendra
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    1. Aw thank you! I will check it out now :)

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  3. love it! so clean and chic! you definitely rock this look!

    love always,
    Karina

    kinaasmallss.blogspot.com

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  4. What a lovely outfit! Loving the heels and the skirt <3

    Beatriz,xo
    Classy and Trendy

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  5. Love the pop of red against the otherwise all white look, Christina! You're so gorgeous!

    xx,
    Diane
    www.modernisticphoenix.blogspot.com

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  6. You look great! Super blog!

    http://anormalstyle.blogspot.com/

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  7. Beautiful white outfit, it suit you so well.
    Have a nice weekend.
    http://sophialastyles.blogspot.co.uk

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    1. Thank you Sophia! Hope you had a great weekend :)

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  8. OMG!!! I love Teban's work!!! He is such a great photographer & very good at capturing natural beauties like yourself xxx

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  9. This is such a clean and very feminine look. I love it. And I love the shoes!

    http://coffeehan.blogspot.com

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    1. Thank you! They're my go-to summer heels!

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  10. Wow, you look amazing! I love that necklace! What a statement piece!

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  11. Such a pretty blog, i love it ! http://bowcloe.blogspot.co.uk/ Glad I checked you out ! x

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  12. Great look ! I love the association between nude colors and " corail " !

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