Dark Orange

Today, I saw the prettiest wool blazer from Zara in dark orange. I loved the shape and cut immediately, but wasn’t convinced about the colour, so I turned to Polyvore for ideas. Here is the outcome:

How to style - Zara dark orange wool blazer
How to style – Zara dark orange wool blazer

Every look shown here is casual, appropriate for everyday use and each of the tops can be easily replaced with a version of it to fit your personal style (for example: white lace top replaced with crisp white shirt or basic white tee etc.). I chose dark washed jeans as main piece of clothing (besides the blazer), because I find complementary colours make a really good basis for an outfit. I paired this with navy flats for spring and tan wedge sandals for colder summer nights. From here on it was just a matter of trying out what looks good and what doesn’t.

How would you style it?


— Update —
Lori suggested pairing this jacket with white jeans cut at the ankle and brown sandals (and brown hair hehe). What a great idea! Here’s my take:

orange jacket

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7 Responses to Dark Orange

  1. Emilia says:

    I just bought this jacket, thanks for sharing!

  2. Lori says:

    I agree cut, shape and style of it but not too sure on the colour – plus I have dark brown hair? I would possibly wear it with white jeans cut at the ankle and some classic brown sandal’s. What do you think?

    • Code Of Style says:

      Oh wow, great idea! It sounds really fresh and summery, I’m making another set right now and I’ll update this blog post today. Stay tuned! :) Oh, and burnt orange colour looks really good with brown hair 😉 x

  3. Lori says:

    Oops, I don’t know what happened there – bad grammer! It was suppose to say ‘I agree, I like the cut, shape and style…’ :o)

  4. Lori says:

    No way! The sandals in your picture are the ones I have bought. Great minds…

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