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Double Denim

When you don’t know what to wear, just go double something – it always looks like you’ve made an effort. White on white is instant minimalim chic; Print on print is an effortless statement outfit. In fact, all over any colour works, black on black, pink on pink…  Double denim is one of those things that used to be ‘against the rules‘, but as it turns out, breaking the rules is irresistibly exciting. To be more accurate, this is more a chambray on denim outfit. I never feel the need to shop chambray shirts retail, because I feel like all the best chambray stuff that will ever be made has already been made, so I always prefer to find mine vintage or thrifted. This one is from Miss Brown Vintage, purchased at Sydney Fashion Weekend.

What accessories to pair with a double denim outfit? Personally I think it should all be kept pretty simple. I’m wearing my vintage sling back mules, an op-shop find from Vinnies. I generally find the shoes of yesteryear to be too unfamiliar to really attract my attention, like those ultra square toes or flared heels. However, these mules just happened to be everything I was looking for, simple, structured, and a classic kitten heel (check out my Mule Shopping Guide for my edit of all the best mules right now). Since I started with one black accessory, I followed through with my Proenza Schouler PS11 – the little black bag.

Just between you and me, this outfit will also be appearing in a little announcement Canberra’s Hustle & Scout Twilight Fashion Markets will be making tomorrow! The Hustle & Scout market is on next Saturday 5 July – will I see you there?

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Photos by Heather Lansdown (Heatstorm Blog)

Vintage Chambray Shirt – Miss Brown Vintage  
Distressed Boyfriend Jeans – eBay
Sling Back Mules – Thrifted (see my Mule Shopping Guide to see similar styles)
Proenza Schouler PS11 Mini Classic (More information)

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  • claudia
    28 June 2014 at 8:47 pm

    Love how you styled denim on denim, looks so nice! Love the shoes too!
    http://trendenciesblog.wordpress.com

    • closetvoyage
      28 June 2014 at 9:02 pm

      Thanks so much Claudia! They are one of my favourite vintage finds lately!

      • Vai
        29 June 2014 at 7:51 pm

        Really love your look! It’s awesome I love how you’ve style everything, every detail! Xx

        http://betweenmyclothes.blogspot.com

        • closetvoyage
          29 June 2014 at 9:58 pm

          Thanks so much! I’m a big believer in well thought out accessories for a simple outfit.

  • Lia S
    28 June 2014 at 9:24 pm

    Gorgeous! Love the ripped jeans!

    http://www.murderonthecatwalk.com/

    • closetvoyage
      29 June 2014 at 7:36 pm

      I’m obsessed with ripped jeans atm!

  • elisa
    28 June 2014 at 9:55 pm

    sooo pretty! <3
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    • closetvoyage
      29 June 2014 at 7:37 pm

      Thank you!

  • Jeanne
    28 June 2014 at 11:30 pm

    Flawlessly cool and edgy!
    XO
    Jeanne
    http://fashionmusingsdiary.blogspot.fr

    • closetvoyage
      29 June 2014 at 7:37 pm

      Such a nice compliment!

  • Ivan
    29 June 2014 at 3:12 am

    Amazing double denim ! lovely ripped jeans.

    xo

    http://www.thetrendysurfer.com/

    • closetvoyage
      4 July 2014 at 9:34 pm

      yes! Ripped jeans are my fav atm!

  • milex
    29 June 2014 at 8:24 am

    <333

  • Larisa
    29 June 2014 at 7:56 pm

    Классный наряд! Все выглядит шикарно 🙂
    http://larissamerkulova.blogspot.com/

  • Stadin Style
    30 June 2014 at 1:07 am

    Love the bag!!

    http://www.stadinstyle.helsinkids.fi/

    • closetvoyage
      30 June 2014 at 9:47 am

      Thank you! My favourite buy ever!

  • monique
    30 June 2014 at 3:07 am

    Looks amazing 🙂

    • closetvoyage
      30 June 2014 at 9:51 am

      You’re too kind!

  • Anna Luisa
    4 July 2014 at 8:53 pm

    This outfit is just amazing. I love it!

    • closetvoyage
      4 July 2014 at 9:32 pm

      Thanks so much! Simple is always good!

  • isabel
    13 October 2014 at 8:16 am

    I love double denim! gorgeous ripped ones!

    xx

    isa

    http://www.un-likely.com

  • Maija Lily
    20 November 2014 at 6:32 pm

    Love this look so much !!

    Love your blog , would be lovely if you could check out mine .

    http://greenteavogueandme.blogspot.co.uk

    Maija lily Xxx

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