Versatile Style by Tracey

Burgundy…

Posted on: October 25, 2016

I have worn Burgundy a lot of the last few seasons and my love for it is still strong. 

It’s a color that is still trending for this Fall. 

Can you believe a few years ago they tried to rename this Oxblood ? 

So many bloggers got on board with it, but I stayed strong in not being 

sucked into that, as it never sat right with me.   

After a fun weekend with my son home from college, Saturday &  Sunday bowling and Football, and waking up with the first sinus headache I’ve had in several months (since beginning Tumeric) ,

I decided to just find a selection of ways I have worn this fabulous Fall shade. 

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Why not start off with my favorite very spunky look pairing a dress with leopard blazer 

and let’s not forget Burgundy fun boots.  

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These are leggings with a grey tunic and sweater. 

You’ll notice I love burgundy and grey together.

I still get tickled pink every time I see this vintage Aigner purse I thrifted .  

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Since the pants had burgundy dots,  this was a no brainer, 

and how fun is a floppy hat? 

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Apparently, I love it with navy too. 

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See I told you , Grey striped jacket and plaid grey heels, 

These Old Navy joggers were passed on to my niece who also adores the color burgundy 

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These burgundy paisley embossed cords are my best deal ever 

I found them online at JCP a few years ago for just $8 and have worn them a lot. 

I also scored them in forest green and adore them just as much. 

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See wearing them again, here with a pink utility jacket.

Speaking of utility jackets, I bought one for my niece over the summer and when

Jane had them back again, I bought myself one too.

I love utility jackets and now own 4!

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A look around Christmas in a thrifted sweater dress.

Wish I was this weight again!!!!!

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It really is nice when paired with tan ,  isn’t it? 

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Another grey and Burgundy look. 

I thrifted this fun striped poncho and love it 

but just put it in to pass on to my friend;s daughter who is just ten 

as it’s short enough that it will work for her. 

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The leggings again with my ruffle grey cardigan,

I have to lose weight as the arms on this cardi are tight and I can’t

see myself giving that up.

Teal and Burgundy, Winter Outfit, Over 40 Style., Burgundy Pants:

A surprise pairing it with teal, I loved this combo.

Alas, this thrifted poncho is headed to a friend soon , 

as I bought a reversible open version in a similar shade and don’t need both. 

Celebrating 23 years of Marriage!:

Another skinny version of myself, to remind me that 

I need to get my butt in gear!  

This burgundy moto was among my first moto jacket purchases from F21. 

I had never shopped there before and was surprised at how much I was missing. 

IMG_2538 Burgundy Cords and Chambray Over 40 Pettie Blogger Weight Watcher:

If burgundy works with Navy , then of course a lighter shade in chambray

will too!  

Burgundy & Snakeskin Over 40 Petite Blogger Weight Watcher Accidental Homeschooling Mom:

Yet another version with grey in the snakeskin thrifted shirt-dress. 

I swear I am going to lose enough to get back into that dress which I refuse to give up! 

Polk a dots and Paisley Burgundy Paisley Corduroy Skinnies Over 40 Petite Blogger:

I bought that sweater at the same time as the pants off season 

clearance shopping at Jcp online. 

That’s my favorite way to shop and I am looking forward to wearing my off season buys for 

Fall and Winter now that our temps are cooling off and cooperating.  

Burgundy and Leopard, Over 40 Fashion, Winter Outfit:

How about ending with another leopard combo?  

Last year I bought this black turtleneck sweater and with those 

being a trend for the season I added a few more.  

Dear Readers, Do you love the Burgundy color for FALL? 

Do you have a favorite of my outfits?  

Or a favorite combo you wear with burgundy?  

I love comments and hearing from you! 

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10 Responses to "Burgundy…"

Wow—well I have a couple of burgundy pieces, but definitely not as many as you Tracey!! 🙂
I love the variations you’ve shown with these color combinations!
I can’t even say a favorite, but I will say the teal was a surprise—what a great thought!
jodie
http://www.jtouchofstyle.com

I can’t really pick a favorite, loved all combinationset. I have bought 2 burgundy tops this season & I have my eye on a pair of burgundy skinny jeans at JCP…waiting for them to go on sale. I will wear my chambray shirt w/them after seeing your post, and something leopard! Thanks for the inspiration 😊

Thanks for letting me know that I have inspired you, every bloggers dream!

I checked JCP today & the Stylist burgundy jeans were on sale for 19.99! I would have never paid $48….can’t wait to wear them!

Great, I love getting things on my wish list for a good price.

Okay, you’ve convinced me…I need more burgundy in my life! Love all your thrifted finds!!

Have fun thrifting Burgundy! I use to go thrifing every week. It became too much, so now I pace myself and only go once in awhile.

Thanks! I’m taking a group of ladies on a ‘thrift tour’ in a couple of weeks. I plan on just finding them treasures…

Lovely collection of one of my favourite colours! My love for burgundy began in the ’60s. Always a warm, rich colour. We also called it bordeaux (French for burgundy).

❤️carmen

https://fashionableover50.wordpress.com

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