Outfit in shades of purple

faux fur coat and corduroy skirt outfit

Hello stylish ladies! What is your favorite color? I have to confess that my love is the color of purple, in all its numerous shades. And my today's look, except for the bag and shoes, represents this love. To tell you the truth, it's not that often that I manage to find interesting pieces of clothing in my favorite colors. This lavender faux fur coat and the lilac corduroy skirt happen to be my recent purchases. To find a fur coat in such a color - it was just rare luck! And a skirt in lilac, you don't see it around that much, too. So, finding these two lovely pieces really made me happy. And I've been just waiting for suitable weather to be able to wear these newly bought things. And so, the day has come!

outfit in shades of purple

The fur coat is soooo soft and so pleasant to touch, I feel like I could spend the whole day stroking it. It's such a pleasure to put this thing on.

Did you know? Faux fur was first introduced on the market in 1929. These early attempts at imitation fur were made using hair from the alpaca. In the 1940s, the quality of fake furs was vastly improved by advances in textile manufacture technology. However, the true modern fake furs were not developed until the mid-1950s, with the introduction of acrylic polymers as replacements for alpaca hair.

lavender faux fur coat with lilac corduroy skirt

Under the coat, I'm wearing a very old woolen sweater. It's thin but warm which makes it a good choice for wearing underneath. It's also quite beautiful being in my favorite color and containing a metal thread that gives it a lovely spark under the light.

ted baker cat bag and funny cats scarf

The pencil shape of the skirt goes perfectly with the coat, not allowing me to look too bulky. And the cats scarf in darker shades of purple add more interest and fun to the outfit as well as keeping my neck protected from the wind.

corduroy pencil skirt and beige ankle boots

The cat bag and the ankle boots in beige complete my today's look.

Faux fur coat - Ted Baker, corduroy skirt - local market, ankle boots - Bentley, bag - Ted Baker, scarf - from Turkey

Linking up with Turning Heads Tuesday and Fancy Friday

Have a nice day!


  1. Cozy jacket. I have been loving pencil shape skirts lately especially if they are pull on and do not involve zippers.

  2. What a beautiful look in shades of purple!!!๐Ÿ˜๐Ÿ˜๐Ÿ˜ I love purple colour myself as well!!! Tgat faux fur mini coat and corduroy lilac skirt are amazing finds!!! Here in London it seems I see corduroy skirts in various colours and yet I haven't seen one in purple! Your scarf is very cute ...goes with cat theme of the bag as well ๐Ÿ˜Ž even your socks and ring are purple hehe I didn't realize that faux fur was being made as easy as late 1920's!!! Interesting fact about faux fur!!!

  3. I like how you put it all together, Olga. The different textures and printed scarf make it look very interesting. Love your coat a lot

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