How To Wear Mustard and Pink | Asos Mustard Trousers and Pink Blouse

March 22, 2016

mustard Asos trousers pink blouse

Pink and mustard sounds like an unusual combination, and one I wouldn’t have thought of wearing…until I found this pink blouse in a charity shop for less than £5! I just love the horse print, which has dark yellow in it, so it seemed natural to try it with these Asos mustard peg leg trousers. I’ve worn the trousers with black and purple before but nothing as bold and bright as this pink.

The blouse is made of a lovely soft cotton, and although it’s a little snug (I rarely try things on in charity shops) it’s not uncomfortable. Luckily it has a zipper on one side which makes it easier to get on and off. It also has a hook and eye fastener at the neck which can be worn undone.

I’ve worn the trousers with black and purple before but nothing as bold and bright as this pink.

I didn’t want to introduce too many colours into this outfit so I picked out a pair of pink suede slingbacks, which cost me the princely sum of £10 a few years ago. The Angel Jackson snakeprint bag is roughly the same colour as the trousers, with the grey of the snake print picking up on the darker colours in the print of the blouse. Only one bold item of jewellery was called for with this outfit so I chose a Kenneth Jay Lane door knocker ring and a delicate charm bracelet which I’ve had since childhood.

Asos mustard trousers pink horse print blouse Angel Jackson bag

Angel Jackson snakeskin bag and Kenneth Jay lane doorknocker ring

Asos mustard trousers pink blouse

Pink horse print blouse Asos mustard trousers

Pink suede sandals

Asos mustard trousers pink horse print blouseTrousers: Asos (similar) | blouse: charity shop | bag: Angel Jackson | shoes: old (similar) | ring: Kenneth Jay Lane

 

Have you picked up any charity shop/thrift store bargains? I’d love to hear all about your preloved fashion finds in the comments!

 

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17 responses to “How To Wear Mustard and Pink | Asos Mustard Trousers and Pink Blouse”

  1. Jess says:

    I love these colors together. It’s so fun for spring. I like pink and orange together too.

  2. Lindsey says:

    This outfit is perfection! I love the color combo – it’s so spring-like! The print of your top is adorable, too. 🙂

    ~Lindsey
    http://have-clothes-will-travel.com/

  3. Laura says:

    I wouldn’t have thought of this combo either, but I love the end result! What a cute top!

  4. Sarah says:

    I never seem to find anything half as good as at blouse in charity shops – I always come out either with books or empty handed lol! This combo is great, I don’t know if I could pull off such bold colours but you look stunning and ready for the sunshine!

    Sarah 🙂
    Saloca in Wonderland

  5. Patti says:

    Pink and mustard – gorgeous together! Thanks for linking up, xo

    -Patti
    http://notdeadyetstyle.com

  6. Jill says:

    I love this unexpected combination! That top is so cute and such a great find!

    Jill
    Doused In Pink

  7. Love this outfit!
    xx
    Mademoiselle Coconath
    http://mllecoconath.com

  8. Gemma says:

    Oh I love the pink blouse so much! You look so pretty. Gemma x
    http://www.jacquardflower.uk

  9. Anca says:

    I think pink and mustard go together, the outfit looks fab. I always hear about great bargains at charity shops, but I never seem to find them.

  10. Thanks for linking up to Top of the Woorld Style. Great idea to pair pink with mustard! So unexpected, but it looks great. The bow slingbacks with the trousers look interesting tooo

  11. Red Reticule says:

    What a fun color combination ! So perfect for spring and you look super chic!
    http://redreticule.com

  12. jess says:

    What a great color combo. I might not thought to pair together either, but it looks lovely. THe shoes are sweet as well
    Thanks for linking up with Turning Heads Tuesday
    jess xx
    http://www.elegantlydressedandstylish.com

  13. Vale says:

    Loving the pink top, I love your sense of style and the way you use colors ! Kisses

    Fashion and Cookies – fashion & beauty blog

  14. Dana says:

    This color combo is awesome!!! This time of the year I can´t get enough of colors!
    You look amazing.. from head to toe. Both thumbs up!
    The ring is so nice! <3

    have a great time
    Dana
    http://danalovesfashionandmusic.blogspot.de/

  15. Suzanne says:

    What a score on that blouse!

    This is such a great colour combo.

    I am a bit of a thrift store junkie myself. Probably half of my wardrobe is either thrift or consignment.

    bisous
    Suzanne
    http://www.suzannecarillo.com

    • Emma Peach says:

      Thanks Suzanne! Searching through charity shop rails for a gem can be a bit like trying to find a needle in a haystack but it’s very satisfying when you find something you really love! 🙂

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