Today is Easter Monday and we are enjoying a car club run on what has turned out to be a cool and sunny Autumn day, perfect sports car weather in fact.We wended our way along through the countryside and by the Tamar River , ending up at a cafe for a late morning tea, a very pleasant way to spend a morning.
Travelling in an open topped car has a definite influence on my choice of outfit , comfortable and warm is always the order of the day, and always a hat that covers my ears.
Today’s outfit is an Autumn rehash of one I wore in the Summer, my Moyuru wide pants with cotton leggings underneath, a long sleeve black Tee and my cream leather jacket from Caroline Moore and a wool turban from Helen Kaminski to keep my ears warm.
Posing with John’s Mazda MX5 , that up to now I have been hesitant to drive as it is a manual gear change and even though I can drive a manual it has been a while and to be quite honest I probably have become too comfortable driving an automatic, am I lazy or just lacking confidence, time will tell . I am determined to change this and step out of my comfort zone.
Taking my Autumn rehash to join
Patti at Visible Monday
Jess for Turning Heads Tuesday
A stylish, relaxed look for a road trip… Have a wonderful week!
Thankyou Tiina, it was a pleasant drive. I hope you have enjoyed Easter.
What a chic driving look! Thanks for sharing with Visible Monday, xo.
Thank you Patti, I always enjoy Visible Monday. many thanks for hosting.
Love that jacket Jill and I bet driving that standard transmission all came back to you just fine. In heavy traffic they can be a pain in the leg!
Slowly but surely on the manual driving front, fortunately traffic here is never what you would call heavy , so the clutch foot will be fine.
Another effortlessly stylish yet comfy outfit, perfect for driving! Hope you've got back into the swing of manual transmission!
Thank you so much for your always kind comments, they mean so much to me.
Fabulous jacket! Found your blog through Elegantly Dressed Stylish. I host a link up every Wednesday (still live) so stop by if you get a chance.http://www.sydneyfashionhunter.com/
Thankyou, always good to hear from another Aussie blogger.
You look amazing and stylish as always. Love that necklace.
Thankyou Lisa, the necklace has been a favourite for quite some time.
Very cool look, Jill! You always manage to combine comfortable yet stylish looks! Love the necklace, quite a statement piece.
Thankyou Olga for your kind comments , I always appreciate them.
Love this cool look – I bet you turned some heads, Jill! Love how sculptural your outfits are, from the style of your beloved pants to the awesome turban and jewelry. I so want to experiment more when I see your outfits.When we first met, Justin had a pretty blue Firebird and offered me to drive it … but I couldn't care less. For whatever reason, cars just never interested me. But it's changing! Today, I would definitely give it a go. But we don't have it now. :))
Shame about the Firebird, I can see you in a pretty blue car. Thank you for your always well thought comments, I am enjoying playing with different shapes these days and seeing what eventuates.Enjoy your Spring, dear Natalia.
I commented several times, but I am gonna say, Love this style!Thanks for linking up to Turning Head Tuesday!jess xxwww.elegantlydressedandstylish.com
Thankyou, Jess for your kind comments and also for hosting Turning Heads Tuesday.
I say, "Go for it, Girl". I drive a little stick green Miata and love it! Intrigued by your wide pants and leggings–very comfortable-looking, but very chic, as well. Has given me some ideas.
Thank you for your encouragement on the driving issue, they are a great little car , I am sure we will get on well.Glad you liked the outfit, I am keen to see what your recent Japanese purchases will reveal.
What a great outfit! The jacket is just my style, if I could find one 🙂 The necklace looks very interesting, is there a close up somewhere? I just found your blog via Not Dead Yet Style blog, and I look forward to exploring your older posts. From the little I've seen, you have great style, and some very interesting jewellery!
Thank you for visiting my blog, that is what I enjoy from the link ups a chance to discover others that you haven,t seen before. The jacket is an old one that has become a great neutral for the in between seasons ,we are now in Autumn here in Australia. Once again thankyou for visiting I am very pleased to meet you.
I can't imagine how driving an automatic car could be! They are not common in Italy…your car is very nice, and I can see you driving it under an autumnal sun…great style, dear! 🙂