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Blue Velvet

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I swear the lyrics to Lana Del Rey’s Blue Velvet popped in my head as I type out this very sentence. Just hearing the melody to that track sends me into a musical state of euphoria which I’ll probably never recover from (still in a trance as I type this). Velvet seems to be a hot trend this fall (and winter) season in terms of footwear, bodysuits, blazers and even dresses. During my trip to Toronto this past September, I was just in time to check out the new Nordstrom location over at  Eaton Center where I nearly passed out due to the fact that there was a Nike pop-up shop across from LOEWE. As I was walking out the door with a Nike shopping bag on my arm, my eyes became fixated on a pair of blue velvet booties. After wiping the drool from my mouth, I came to find that they were by Steve Madden, a retailer that never fails when it comes to creating innovative footwear for both men and women. The heel was intimidating at first but I was proven wrong for they fit true to size and didn’t make my ankles feel weak… surprisingly. Did I mention that they make your legs look sleek as %4@*? As Edmonton transcends into the cold winter season, it’s only fitting that these blue babies make an appearance in an OOTD, right?! I paired them up with a long knit bomber jacket, dark wash denim while a black bodysuit is worn underneath. What’s cool about these boots is that they can be worn with any neutral colours such as black, grey, navy and even brown. While shooting this look, God decided to not rain, but snow on this fashion parade. Great, now I’m really starting to feel blue.  JKJK =)  

What are your thoughts on today’s blue velvet look? 

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Booties: Steve Madden “EDIT” booties (shop here) 

Knit Bomber Jacket: Lucca Couture

Bodysuit: GUESS 

Hi-Waisted Denim: H&M 

Scarf: The Bay

About Camille

STYLE YOUR LIFE XO is a lifestyle blog aimed to inspire readers to STYLE their lives in the most colorful way possible. Creator and founder, Camille MacLean uses this blog to showcase her personal style, love of streetwear culture, local events, travel destinations, collaborations and the important life lessons that she's acquired throughout her journey. She strongly believes that every individual is responsible for creating the ultimate life for themselves not in terms of writing a book, but LIVING it to the fullest She hopes to provide readers with more visual content plus show young creatives how she styles her life. For all business inquiries and creative collaborations, please email Camille at styleyourlifexo@gmail.com. XO

9 comments on “Blue Velvet

  1. im so in love with your blue velvet boots ❤
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  2. I love the blue velvet boots! I actually just got them myself and am excited to wear them!
    Rachael
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  3. the coat and boots are perfection! love your style =]

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