Movie Date

Good hump day to you darlings!!!  I hope y’all are having a great week so far!  Aside from feeling like I am getting sick, I am having a pretty good week :-).

On Sunday I went on an afternoon movie date with my niece and nephew(who decided he had to sit on a separate row, btw!) to see Red Tails, a movie based on the Tuskegee Airmen!  I wanted to wear an easy and comfy outfit, so I couldn’t wait to take my new colored jeans out for the first time.

I’ve been wanting colored skinny jeans for a while, particularly cobalt blue and pink (and green and orange an purple, lol), but every time I tried on a pair, I felt they looked horrible.  So, when I saw Reiko wearing these beauties, I had to try them on!  However, it took me several Target visits to a few location before I lucked up, and I’m glad I found a blue pair in time.  Now I want all of the other colors, but their sold out. 🙁

I love the idea of pairing bold colors with unexpected neutrals like burgundy and hunter green (the color I’m wearing these with next).

Jacket:  Smithsonian Institution- thrifted from St. Vinent de Paul; T-shirt and Jeans: Mossimo- Target (similar jeans); Shoes: Bamboo- Marshall’s

The kids got a bit silly in front of the camera, and are always asking to be in a blog post, so here they are, lol.

Are you into colored denim?  If so where do you buy yours from?  I’m certainly on the hunt for more!

  • I love your outfit and the accessories. 🙂 I have a pair of red pants – as in red, though I don’t know where my Aunt brought it, it was a gift for me last Christmas. Yey! Go cobalt blue!!! 🙂
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  • Look at you, dressed up so nicely for a date with your niece and nephew. And they are the cutest kids!
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  • I don’t usually shop at JC Penney but I got a catalog in the mail yesterday and saw some fab colored denim for $20. I would check back in February when they are supposed to be having some big sale. Check retailmenot.com for coupon codes too! I always use a code to get an extra discount.

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  • I love your cobalts, what a stunning hue. I recently purchased two pairs of brights from JC Penny for $2.49 each.
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  • these look so good on you. that color is really great on you, looks so good matched up with the shirt. I love colored jeans too i need some more aswell, I got mine at some small shops here in europe and a pair at Forever 21 check them out if you have a store near by or on the net. I also saw some on the ASOS website who are having a sale now so go check those out before they are also sold out! youre niece and nephew are so adorable haha! hope theyre happy to be in a post finally! 😛


  • Very cute!! Love the jeans. The shoes are also fire! How cute are your niece & nephew!!?!

    I have been trying to figure out if I want to join the colored jeans movement. =D I think I want to start out with a less bold color. Hmmmmm… I’ll have to try some on and see.
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  • I love these jeans! I’ve been eyeing them at Target for a while too, but have yet to pull the trigger. Currently, I’m obsessed with finding mint colored jeans. Your niece and nephew are adorable as well!
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  • Gorgeous Gorgeous Gorgeous! You look so pretty. I have been wanting a pair of cobalt skinnies for a long time. Yours look so good on you and I love the way you styled your outfit. Gorgeous arm party too:-)

  • We both have the same case of “blue” going on today! Love your pants!!!

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  • Your neice is a little fashionista with her aztec beaded flats!! So cute!! Love the look especially those jeans I need to make a run to target!

  • GFS

    They look cute on you! I am in search of the red ones though. They even have white. I grabbed those up too. My faves are the blue! You look great! I’m obsessed with these pants!

  • I love that colour. i have just got myself a new pair of shoes, similar to yours in that shade of blue, ahhhhhhhhhhhh. We are connected, LOl
    Good luck with the moving.
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  • I love these blue denim’s. I searched hi and lo for a pair and finally found some at Dot’s for a steal. However after the first wear they were completely stretched out of shape. UGH! I should have just coughed at the cash for a better pair. So I am on the hunt for another cobalt, pink, green and some pastels pair for the spring/summer. I love this and I am looking for those black wedges too!
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  • I love the burgundy with cobalt! You look gorgeous R! And your dates are too precious 🙂
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  • I’ve been looking all over for a pair of jeans in this exact shade of cobalt blue. Love them on you!!!
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  • LOVE the COBALT BLUE!!!!
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  • You look super cute! I want that wrap… Ha at your nephew! I want green jeans. But I always want vibrant color pants from Jcrew