Too casual for casual Friday? Citron Safari

Is this too casual for work? For an idea, others wear medium-light wash jeans. Untucked shirts are the norm on Fridays, some chunky sweaters, boots... no blazers on most. Hoping the blouse, dark denim and pumps do it.

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32 Comments

  • Angie replied 5 years ago

    Looks great!

    Why don't you wear skinny jeans to work on a Friday?

  • Kirti replied 5 years ago

    I don't think it is too casual at all! I lve the citron and olive combo :-)

  • Transcona Shannon replied 5 years ago

    Not too casual - this would fly in my office on Fridays for sure. I love you in that citron colour Rae!

  • rute replied 5 years ago

    It's lovely and different!

  • kellygirl replied 5 years ago

    I love it! Fun vest!

  • rae replied 5 years ago

    Angie, there are plenty of skinny jeans worn on Friday! Sorry if I gave that impression; it wasn't my intention.

  • Angie replied 5 years ago

    Great! This outfit would also look amazing with faded skinny jeans.

  • clearlyclaire replied 5 years ago

    Cute! And you look like your individual self among the sea of skinny jeans, I imagine. I love that sleeveless safari jacket/vest/gilet/dress/tunic thingy on you!

  • ManidipaM replied 5 years ago

    Those layered tops or gilet/vest/jacket &...er, what Claire said!... look FABULOUS. I'd be so admiring of a colleague who dressed like that for casual Friday.

  • marianna replied 5 years ago

    I love this!

  • Meredith1953 replied 5 years ago

    Rae,
    I love your outfit! Especially love the nude footwear with the dark skinnies! That blouse is beautiful!

  • Carole replied 5 years ago

    Fun outfit, perfect for casual Friday!

  • MNsara replied 5 years ago

    I love this outfit on you! I think it's a great Friday outfit - with MUCH more style than just jeans and an untucked shirt :-)

  • rae replied 5 years ago

    Thanks, speedy ladies! I wore the outfit as-is and am feeling fine. The vest is a BB Dakota I thrifted a while ago - BALKED at the $8.99 price tag, lol, but it met DH approval, so I snapped it up. The shoes are actually these Boutique 9 ombre pumps I thrifted from Goodwill for $8.
    http://www.overstock.com/Cloth.....oduct.html

    Now... I needs me some faded skinnies!

  • ironkurtin replied 5 years ago

    You look great!!!

  • replied 5 years ago

    I really like this! Love how you added polish to the casual tunic. Sounds like your environment is pretty casual, so if I were you I'd absolutely wear this.

  • Jjsloane replied 5 years ago

    Looks perfect to me - dressier than many of my Friday workmates. The shoes alone make it dressier.

  • Kari replied 5 years ago

    I LOVE it! Not too casual for my company at least :)

  • Kristin L replied 5 years ago

    It looks great. From the way you describe what others wear on casual Friday, I think this will be fine.

  • Kiwichik replied 5 years ago

    Go for it!

  • CocoLion replied 5 years ago

    Actually this looks dressy so I think, no problem for casual Friday.

    You know I love denim and if I like the jeans I am willing to spend $$$ and not on sale either. Having said that, some of my favorite light wash skinny jeans are from Target which I purchased for under $15. Mine aren't made any more, they are technically jeggings without front pockets but they are so comfortable and I love the wash.

    http://www.target.com/p/Mossim.....A-13847627

  • rae replied 5 years ago

    Denise, I do have lighter wash jeggings from Gap... those should probably work, since the tunic covers the bum area. Maybe I'll try those next time, with my dalmatian booties!

  • Tanya replied 5 years ago

    Great outfit Are, not too casual at all. Love the combo of olive&citron.

  • Sarah A replied 5 years ago

    lovely! was just thinking about how lovely a citron shirt would be earlier today! love how youve styled it with the olive and dark skinny/light shoe combo. the lighter jeggings and booties sound fun too!

  • catgirl replied 5 years ago

    I like it, of course. :) I don't think it's too casual at all.

  • Aida replied 5 years ago

    Love it and would happily wear it myself :D

    (OK you've reminded me to pull out my olive vest, I loved wearing it with my avocado silk shirt down in LA!)

  • rae replied 5 years ago

    *Gasp* You DID wear something very similar in LA, didn't you? You must have seeped into my fashion subconscious! Darn, I should have carried my tomato red bag like you did, too!

  • Aida replied 5 years ago

    Teehee, I think I bought that green shirt because I can't wear citron but I so love it on you and that's as close as I can get! :D

  • Joy replied 5 years ago

    This outfit looks downright formal compared to light jeans with untucked shirts. Love the citron on you!

  • Parsley replied 5 years ago

    I'm no help as far as what's appropriate for casual Friday since I don't work in that sort of environment, but I just have to say that your outfit has great style! Your tunic vest/ gilet/ whatever is so unique and cool, and I love the tonal effect of the avocado and citron and the ombré shoes.

  • cheryl replied 5 years ago

    Totally appropriate. You look great.

  • Ioana replied 5 years ago

    It's not too casual, it's ok :)

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