OOTD – Kimono

Good morning stylish ladies,

do you like kimonos? I do, but I own only one at the moment, because I’m getting familiar with the different styling options it can fit into.

Today you see me rocking it with denim shorts and a cotton tee, high heels to give it some edge. I’m quite pleased with this look, though I’m planning to exploit all the fashion potential of this garment very soon.

Cotton t-shirt, Pomarance.name via Pashionvictim (Buy HERE)
Abstract print kimono, Asos
Denim shorts, H&M
Platform sandals, Cinti
Wraparound sunnies, Tod’s


Do YOU own a kimono? How do you wear it?

I would love to hear your styling proposals!

For my Italian friends: if you fancy hearing my ramblings, next Wednesday (June 18th) at 14.30 my interview with SOS Fashion will go live on www.rv1.it web radio.

Thank you for being here, always

Yours

Coco

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  1. Bisma Rauf - June 16, 2014

    Beautiful kimono :)<br /><br />Check out my new post <a href="http://beauty-fulll.blogspot.com/2014/06/ootd-denim-on-denim.html&quot; rel="nofollow">Here!!!</a>

  2. Martina, Elegant 40 - June 16, 2014

    Great styling! You look very pretty. I don&#39;t have one but seeing you I think I need one 🙂

  3. Desirèe D'Aloia - June 16, 2014

    carinissimo questo kimono, ne cerco uno anch&#39;io!!!<br /><br />http://thefashionprincessblog.blogspot.it/

  4. Sabina B. - June 16, 2014

    I love kimonos a lo! I have had a light floral one for couple of years, and want to get a new longer one with fringes! Asos has a great selection of these, and love the one you are wearing here!<br /><br />Hope you have a good start of the week!<br /><br /><br /><a href="http://jeansandroses.blogspot.com&quot; rel="nofollow">http://jeansandroses.blogspot.com </a>

  5. Nico lowbudget-lowcost - June 16, 2014

    Che bel kimono!!!<br /><br />Dreaming of Capri with Picta Beachwear on <a href="http://lowbudget-lowcost.blogspot.com&quot; rel="nofollow">lowbudget-lowcost Fashion Blog</a>

  6. Elisa Cesarini - June 16, 2014

    io li adoro, sto valutando proprio in questi giorni quale prendere…è un pezzo immancabile per questa estate. Mi piace tantissimo abbinato agli shorts e ai tacchi! Bella come il sole!!!<br />Un bacione e buon lunedì!<br />Eli<br />www.blackstarstyle.com

  7. FASHION TALES - June 16, 2014

    I have two silk kimonos, but one is a nightie style kimono. I like the style of this one on you and how you&#39;re wearing it more casually. :)<br />/Madison<br />http://fashiontalesblog.com

  8. fashion-meets-art - June 16, 2014

    oh yes komonos are gorgeous! love them!<br />and it suits you so well.<br />happy monday, dear!<br />Maren Anita<br /><br /><a href="http://www.fashion-meets-art.com/&quot; rel="nofollow">FASHION-MEETS-ART by Maren Anita</a>

  9. Porcelina - June 16, 2014

    Fab kimono! I have one but haven&#39;t quite worked out how I want to style it yet! P x

  10. Marta Ucler - June 16, 2014

    I love your kimono!<br />With love<br />Marta from http://www.yournegativity.blogspot.com.es

  11. Eleonora Petrella - June 16, 2014

    Love your kimono!<br />Kisses,<br />Eleonora<br /><a href="http://www.it-girl.it/&quot; rel="nofollow">www.it-girl.it</a><br /><a href="https://www.facebook.com/itgirlbyeleonorapetrella/&quot; rel="nofollow">It-Girl Facebook page</a>

  12. Style and Paper - June 16, 2014

    Beautiful kimono!!<br /><br />xoxo<br /><a href="http://styleandpaper.blogspot.com/&quot; rel="nofollow"> Style and Paper </a><br /><a href="http://www.bloglovin.com/en/blog/9689675&quot; rel="nofollow"> Bloglovin </a>

  13. Marta - June 16, 2014

    Hello from Spain: beautiful pictures. I do not have kimono but I like your proposal. Keep in touch

  14. Kizzy Von Doll - June 16, 2014

    You look gorgeous doll, I love the location as well. I think it suits you perfectly. I hope your weekend was bliss &amp; wish you a fantastic new one. Good luck with the radio, that is so fantastic, I wish I could listen, but good luck, I know it will be perfect!! Happy Monday doll xx

  15. Ivana Split - June 16, 2014

    sei stupenda! mi piace moltissimo questo outfit! bellissimo questo kimono:)!

  16. Milanotime - June 16, 2014

    Ma che bel look e che bella luce nelle foto! Adoro il tuo kimono nero!<br />Bacioni e buon inizio di settimana<br />http://www.milanotime.net

  17. Silvana Zivkovic - June 16, 2014

    Coco, this is very interesting idea!<br />You look chic!¨The heels are perfect!<br />Wish you happy Monday!<br />Sily

  18. Fede - June 16, 2014

    carino il kimono al momento non ne ho uno ma l&#39;idea mi piace<br /><a href="http://www.iloveshoppingwithfede.com/&quot; rel="nofollow">I LOVE SHOPPING</a>

  19. Dania Carbonini - June 16, 2014

    Un capo bellissimo ma che personalmente non sono mai riuscita ad interpretare bene come fai tu in questo loo.<br />Perfetto il mix con gli shorts.<br />Un bacio<br /><br />NEW OUTFIT<br /><br />www.angelswearheels.com

  20. Preslava Tsacheva - June 16, 2014

    Lovely :)<br /><br />www.gamesoffashion.blogspot.com

  21. MayLoveFashion - June 16, 2014

    Carino questo kimono!

  22. Jackie Harrison - June 16, 2014

    Looking amazing in this outfit.<br />http://tifi11.blogspot.com

  23. mademoisellemode - June 16, 2014

    Love this kimono<br /><br />Kisses<br />http://www.mademoisellemode.com/<br />

  24. Odalys Hernández - June 16, 2014

    I love your outfit<br />Nice kimono<br />xoxo<br /><br />www.thebeautifullys.com

  25. ELISA - June 16, 2014

    i kimoni hanno un grande fascino!<br /> <a href="http://namelessfashionblog.com&quot; rel="nofollow"><br />Nameless Fashion Blog</a>

  26. Rosy - June 16, 2014

    It&#39;s perfect and you look it perfectly! Sorry for the pun, hehe. I think that kimonos are very seductive and flattering for summer evenings, they have magic …

  27. Emmylou - June 16, 2014

    You look great in this kimono, Coco:) I like them personally. It&#39;s on my to-knit list.

  28. Cissy Zhang - June 16, 2014

    Looking gorgeous! I love this beautiful kimono. And I&#39;m loving your heels!<br /><br />xx Cissy<br /><a href="http://www.idreamofbunnies.com&quot; rel="nofollow">www.idreamofbunnies.com</a><br /><a href="https://www.facebook.com/cissydreaming&quot; rel="nofollow">Follow on Facebook</a>

  29. Stanislava E. - June 16, 2014

    I don&#39;t have a kimono but if I had, I imagine wearing it the way you do – with shorts! Nice outfit! <br /><br /><a href="http://sunandsany.blogspot.com&quot; rel="nofollow">sunandsany</a>

  30. thedailylace.com - June 16, 2014

    so beautiful and stylish! the kimono is style in a sec!<br /><br />Irene<br />www.thedailylace.com

  31. Sandra Leiva - June 16, 2014

    I&#39;m a big fan of kimonos!!<br /><br />xx<br /><br />http://www.madridforniagirl.com/

  32. jo - June 16, 2014

    I love kimonos 🙂 wonderful post<br />www.fineartandyou.com

  33. jyoti - June 16, 2014

    Lovely post dear. Love kimono&#39;s<br />www.beautyandfashionfreaks.com

  34. Debra - June 16, 2014

    Oh Coco, this is lovely! I do not have kimono. (This post should really be linked to my geisha post.) I really like this look. I&#39;he not really seen anyone wearing kimono in my area but I am sure to be looking for them now. You look beautiful dearest. Hope you are enjoying your vacation. Xoxo<br /><br />Debra@stylewisebydebra.com

  35. Rinako Camellia - June 16, 2014

    Love that trend! Great look! &lt;3<br /><br /><a href="http://macabrefledgling.blogspot.cz/&quot; rel="nofollow">❤ ✿ NEW POST ✿ ❤</a><br />Rinako<br />

  36. Isabella de Paiva - June 16, 2014

    Love your kimono! &lt;33333 And you look fab!<br /><br />www.theurbantrends.com

  37. Carmen Cotugno - June 16, 2014

    Qualche giorno fa ho ordinato un kimono, bellissimo il tuo :)<br />Un bacione e buon lunedì<br /><a href="http://www.carmy1978.com/2014/06/maybelline-recensione-baby-skin.html&quot; rel="nofollow"> new beauty review</a><br /><a href="http://www.carmy1978.com/&quot; rel="nofollow">Carmy1978.com</a>

  38. Beauty Unearthly - June 16, 2014

    Such a beautiful and elegant outfit! and what a lovely location! xx<br />

  39. mochaccinoland - June 16, 2014

    that kimono definitely make your outfit looks more interesting :)<br /><br />xoxo<br /><a href="http://mochaccinoland.blogspot.com/&quot; rel="nofollow">mochaccinoland.blogspot.com</a>

  40. Hélène Heath - June 16, 2014

    I love a kimono but sadly i don&#39;t have one. But if i did i would probably wear it asa dress!<br /><br />xx Hélène<br /><a href="http://bit.ly/1coKIL7&quot; rel="nofollow">www.FashionOverReason.com</a>

  41. Lenya - June 16, 2014

    Coco chic and gorgeous as always! Love this casual yet stylish and chic look on you. You just convinced me that I am desperately in need of a kimono ;-)<br />kisses darling<br />Lenya<br /><a href="http://fashiondreamsandlifestyle.blogspot.com/&quot; rel="nofollow">FashionDreams&amp;Lifestyle</a>

  42. Mari - June 16, 2014

    splendido ed originale questo kimono! mi piace molto anche la stampa della tee che si intravede…<br /><br /><br />http://emiliasalentoeffettomoda.altervista.org/lecce-fashion-week-2014/<br />grazie<br />Mari

  43. Nicky mywishstyle - June 16, 2014

    mi piace questo kimono e l&#39;interpretazione che hai saputo dare è fantastica,<br />chic e di classe tesoro!<br />bacio

  44. Cuquete - June 16, 2014

    I like your kimono! You look beautifuk!<br />XOXO<br /><br />synonym4fashion.blogspot.com

  45. Diana Ashuayem - June 16, 2014

    Simple but chic look! love.<br />effortlesslady.blogspot.ca

  46. Rowena @ rolala loves - June 16, 2014

    I love the kimono silhouette and am currently on the search for one. Your&#39;s looks amazing and I really like the chic way you styled it.<br /><br />Rowena @ <a href="http://rolalaloves.blogspot.com/&quot; rel="nofollow">rolala loves</a>

  47. Alexandra Marques - June 16, 2014

    I think it&#39;s a very versatile item of clothing, but i don&#39;t own one yet. Yours is very beautiful and the way you used it looks great!<br />Kisses<br /><br />http://momodicted.blogspot.pt/

  48. Naville - June 16, 2014

    I&#39;ve never had a kimono but you look great<br /><br />xo<br /><br /><a href="http://inspirationshaveinone.blogspot.co.uk&quot; rel="nofollow">Inspirations Have I None</a><br />

  49. Jeanne - June 16, 2014

    Ciao Carissima! Il tuo kimono è perfetto! E te lo dice una che ne ha comprato 4 ultimamente! ;)<br />Baci!<br />XO<br />Jeanne<br />http://fashionmusingsdiary.blogspot.fr

  50. nicoleta buru - June 16, 2014

    U look gorgeous, hun *_*<br /><br />Have a great week,<br /><br />Nicole<br /><br />www.nicoleta.me

  51. marilovesgr33n - June 16, 2014

    in effetti è molto carino il modo in cui lo indossi. Non penso di averci mai pensato!!!<br />xxx<br />mari<br />www.ilovegreeninspiration.com

  52. Federica Di Nardo - June 16, 2014

    bellissimo outfit!!!<br /><br />Federica<br />http://www.thecutielicious.com<br />The Cutielicious<br />

  53. Elisa Taviti - June 16, 2014

    Meraviglioso questo Kimono!! Mi piace molto come hai deciso di abbinarlo con gli shorts in denim!!<br /><br />Un bacione grande,<br />Elisa – <a href="http://www.myfantabulousworld.com&quot; rel="nofollow">My Fantabulous World</a>

  54. Fabiola Tinelli - June 16, 2014

    Io ancora non ne ho uno, devo ancora trovare quello giusto! ma il tuo è bellissimo!

  55. Svetlana - June 16, 2014

    Really nice :)<br /><br />HUgs<br />Svetlana from <a href="http://lavenderstarbys.blogspot.co.at/&quot; rel="nofollow">Lavender Star</a> // <a href="http://www.bloglovin.com/en/blog/3587406/&quot; rel="nofollow">BlogLovin</a> // <br /><a href="http://instagram.com/svetlanalalana/&quot; rel="nofollow">Instagram</a> // <a href="https://www.facebook.com/lavenderstarbysvetlana?ref=br_rs&quot; rel="nofollow">Faceboook</a>

  56. Le Balzi - June 16, 2014

    Sono carinissimi, ce ne sono tanti anche da H&amp;M! Io ne ho preso uno anche come vestaglia! -Fede

  57. Jess - June 16, 2014

    Pretty look! Amazing kimono and sandals! =)<br />Have a great week!<br /><br /><a href="http://whattostyle.blogspot.com/&quot; rel="nofollow">http://whattostyle.blogspot.com/</a><br /><br />xoxo,<br />Jess

  58. Gabrielle at Find Me Those Heels - June 16, 2014

    I don&#39;t own a kimono, but I&#39;ve always thought that they scream of luxury and elegance when styled well! I love your heels by the way, they remind me of the YSL Tribute heels!<br /><br />http://findmethoseheels.blogspot.co.uk/<br />- I follow back on Bloglovin&#39; -<br /><br />x

  59. Allison Weeks - June 16, 2014

    Beautiful kimono! &lt;3<br /><br /> <a href="http://www.sweetmadameblue.blogspot.com&quot; rel="nofollow">Sweet Madame Blue</a>

  60. Manuela Muratore - June 16, 2014

    bellissima tesoro..unconventionalsecrets.blogspot.it

  61. Michelle LL - June 17, 2014

    Great legs dear, you look stunning! The kimono looks great on you, love it. Kisses!! xo

  62. M - June 17, 2014

    love the shoes! I now love kimonos, you look lovely!<br />M<br /> http://theflowerduet.blogspot.com/

  63. aragon - June 17, 2014

    This look can not be more beautiful.

  64. Dulcinéia de Sá - June 17, 2014

    Você ficou muito bem de quimono!<br />Gostei muito do seu post :)<br />Eu mesma cortei meu cabelo e postei as fotos e o vídeo no meu blog. <br />E eu queria que você assistisse ao vídeo para ver que técnica usei. <br />Ah! Eu cortei o cabelo da minha filha também, mas no dela eu usei uma outra técnica.<br />Quando puder vem ver. Vou ficar feliz :)<br />Beijinhos e Sucesso!<br />http://

  65. Manuela Muratore - June 17, 2014

    bellissimo kimono amo , buona giornata<br />unconventionalsecrets.blogspot.it

  66. Lenusik Velvetrose - June 17, 2014

    love jackets! Fine!

  67. Kylie R. - June 17, 2014

    I love kimonos! You&#39;re definitely rocking yours &lt;3 I agree — there are SO many styling options with this one garment. The possibilities are endless!<br /><br />http://itsthekyliebabii.blogspot.com/

  68. Lucy - June 17, 2014

    Bello! ps: che gambe! Lucy http://www.tpinkcarpet.com

  69. Window On My Wardrobe - June 17, 2014

    Great outfit, you look beautiful! I love you sunnies and your kimono<br /><br />X Sara

  70. Dania Carbonini - June 17, 2014

    Un bacio Vale<br /><br />NEW POST<br /><br />www.angelswearheels.com

  71. The spiral D - June 17, 2014

    Buongiorno cara!! Stai molto bene con questo look!<br />Un abbraccio <br />Diana<br /><a href="http://www.thespirald.com/&quot; rel="nofollow"> The Spiral D </a><br /><a href="https://www.facebook.com/TheSpiralD&quot; rel="nofollow"> Facebook page </a>

  72. Emily Tang - June 17, 2014

    very nice kimono<br /><br /><a href="http://sunrise-emily.blogspot.com&quot; rel="nofollow">MY-Emily</a>

  73. Marina Ghirga - June 17, 2014

    Asos non delude mai, è bellissimo questo kimono! Baci cara,<br />Marina <br />http://www.maridress.blogspot.it/<br />

  74. mademoisellemode - June 17, 2014

    I love your kimono ^^<br /><br />Kisses<br />http://www.mademoisellemode.com/

  75. Layla Sprinkles - June 17, 2014

    I adore kimonos!!! They look beautiful for all occasions!!! :)<br /><br />Layla xx<br /><br />www.sprinklesofstyle.co.uk

  76. Deborah - June 17, 2014

    I really like how kimonos look on other people (such as yourself) and I think I like the idea of a kimono but I don&#39;t like how they look on me – I think I just need to find one that fits me better but until then I&#39;ll watch this trend from afar. Love how you styled yours! Kimonos with shorts reminds me of music festivals and a generally cool atmosphere. You look beautiful!<br /><br />xo

  77. Isa Machado - June 17, 2014

    Amazing kimono dear! :)<br /><br /><a href="http://tictacliving.blogspot.pt/&quot; rel="nofollow">Isa M., Tic Tac Living</a>

  78. Lizzy - June 17, 2014

    stupendo il tuo kimono!

  79. Carmen Mendez - June 17, 2014

    Your Outfit is amazing, I love kimonos too and yours is awesome!<br /><br />xoxo <a href="colocomidesastreconmiropa.blogspot.com.es" rel="nofollow">Coloco mi desastre con mi ropa.</a>

  80. Natalia | Fashioned by Love - June 17, 2014

    Such a beautiful kimono, Valeria! Looks almost like a summer coat – I love the shape very much. x

  81. Veronica Vannini - June 17, 2014

    Che bello questo kimono Vale!!<br />Un bacio!!!<br />Passa a trovarmi <a href="http://www.veryfashionplanet.com&quot; rel="nofollow">VeryFP</a><br />

  82. Mihaela Pojogu - June 17, 2014

    I don&#39;t have one darling, but I like how you pair it. I think will work nicely with a dress too. kisses

  83. MilanoTime - June 17, 2014

    Buon pomeriggio cara!<br />bacioni<br />http://www.milanotime.net

  84. The Adventures of a Shopaholic - June 17, 2014

    Davvero bellissima!<br /><br />Marianna,<br /><a href="http://stylestarmjonas.blogspot.it&quot; rel="nofollow">THE ADVENTURES OF A SHOPAHOLIC</a><br /><a href="https://www.facebook.com/pages/The-Adventures-of-a-Shopaholic/151190281576376&quot; rel="nofollow">THE ADVENTURES OF A SHOPAHOLIC ON FACEBOOK</a><br />

  85. Meg Says - June 17, 2014

    I really like kimonos as they&#39;re such a great way of keeping the chill away on summer evenings, they&#39;re nice and light but they cover your arms which is ideal when the night draws out. I only have one kimono and it&#39;s a silk dressing gown – does that count? Haha :)<br /><br />Meg xo<br /><a href="http://www.meg-says.com&quot; rel="nofollow">Meg Says | Beauty, Lifestyle &amp; Chronic Illness

  86. Chiara T. - June 17, 2014

    mi piacciono e molto, ma non riesco a trovare quello giusto per me! ne avevo addocchiato uno da Top Shop ma alla fine non lo avevo preso<br /><a href="http://www.bonjourchiara.com&quot; rel="nofollow">www.bonjourchiara.com</a><br /><a href="https://www.facebook.com/bonjourchiara&quot; rel="nofollow">Bonjourchiara Facebook Page </a><br />

  87. Jenny Richard - June 17, 2014

    nice babe. NEW POST UP ON MY BLOG http://jenniquecreatives.blogspot.co.uk/

  88. tr3ndygirl fashion blogger - June 17, 2014

    bellissimi sia kimono che tee,splendida come sempre tesoro<br />nuovo OUTIFIT da me,ti va di darmi il tuo parere?<br />http://tr3ndygirl.com<br />un bacione

  89. crafty-zone - June 17, 2014

    I like kimonos, but I think that I should avoid them, because I&#39;m petite 😉 But you look AMAZING in this kimono, very stylish and your shoes are so chic!<br /><br />http://crafty-zone.blogspot.com/

  90. Sam - June 17, 2014

    This is a beautiful kimono, you bring out the best in it hun! Thanks so much for stopping by and sharing your views with me.

  91. Saraah Mode - June 17, 2014

    Hello, <br /><br />Beautiful dress ! 😀 <br /><br />Sarah, http://sarahmodeee.blogspot.fr/

  92. DeVs - June 17, 2014

    beautiful and elegant look <br />xo<br /><br />http://devsnochaos.blogspot.fr/

  93. Margaret Dallospedale - June 17, 2014

    Come sei bella con questa kimono princi!!!<br />Mi piaci tanto in queste foto<br />Un bacione<br />Maggie D<br /><a href="http://www.indiansavage.com&quot; rel="nofollow">The Indian Savage diary</a>

  94. Annie L - June 17, 2014

    Love kimono&#39;s for summer! So pretty.<br />xo Annie<br /><a href="http://newenglandromance.blogspot.com/&quot; rel="nofollow">New England Romance</a>

  95. rockwithfashion - June 17, 2014

    I&#39;m not a big fan of the kimono, and I don&#39;t have it among the trends of this season. But I&#39;m watching lots of post about kimono on fashion blogs and I think I&#39;m starting to love the kimono.<br />Yours is so nice.

  96. Alessandra Heidelberg - June 17, 2014

    Bellissimo il kimono!! Mi piacciono molto anche i sandali!<br />www.alessandrastyle.com

  97. MaryP - June 17, 2014

    Outfit estremamente sexy ma misurato, per niente esagerato o volgare! COmplimenti!!<br /><br />XoXo<br />Mary <br />New Post-&gt; http://www.modidimoda-mapi.blogspot.it/2014/06/presentazione-b-magazine-con-barbara.html <br />

  98. Vanessa Billie-Jill-Jean - June 17, 2014

    Wow, this Kimono is so pretty and suits you sooo good. ;-)<br />Lovely greets Nessa

  99. Leonor - June 18, 2014

    I&#39;ve been loving kimonos too! you look gorgeous :)<br /><br />Leonor<br />www.thesparklinglemon.com

  100. Kim Alston - June 18, 2014

    Hey Val! I don&#39;t own one but I always love the different styles they come in. Yours is pretty.

  101. Tany - June 18, 2014

    Lovely outfit, Coco! Love the relaxed fit of the Kimono with the denim shorts!<br />I LOVE kimonos and own a few :)<br />Kisses from Portugal!

  102. thefashionistile - June 19, 2014

    che dire coco in mini shorts stai benissimo… belli i sandali e il blazer, gli occhiali ti stanno d&#39;incanto… sei molto bella 🙂

  103. Virginia - June 19, 2014

    I looooove kimonos! yours is so beautiful!!!!

  104. Anonymous - June 19, 2014

    F A N T A S T I C legs!!!!!!!

  105. cedric - June 20, 2014

    Love the stunning shoes.

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