Suki: Swirling Color and Pattern

By Suki Bickett

with commentary by Editor Marcie Everhart

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Suki and husband Brian head to a place called Gates, Oregon (population less than 500) to visit Brian’s family, and surely it’s one of the most beautiful places on earth in its deep fall.

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Suki combines three Fall 2017 trends with a mixed-print top, using both LEOPARD print on the sleeves and a dark, moody FLORAL on the torso, knotted over a RED shirt underneath.

A vacation should include a quiet nature-walk down a country road layered with autumn leaves in full color.

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A black pant and tall boot provide no competition for the eye, allowing full enjoyment of the leopard and floral mix and the emphasis of red flowers.
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Suki adds a snugly jacket in a red hue to explore the county’s historic, scenic covered bridges.

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The Hannah Bridge, spanning Thomas Creek, is listed on the National Register of Historic Places.

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Stylists suggest matching clothing colors to hair colors to help unify an overall look.

Christmas is around the corner!

The Real-Real Behind the Scenes

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A Little Background Music

Shopping Links

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Floral Leopard Knotted Top, $26.

Another boutique option, $27.50

Leopard and Floral Top, $29. Plus sizes available.


Windproof Sweater Fleece Jacket, LL Bean, $85.¬†Available colors at this time for Suki’s jacket are Fair Orchid, Dusk Blue, and Alloy Gray.

Eddie Bauer Full-Zip Fleece Jacket, $51.

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Yuu Catie Riding Boot, JC Penney, $49.


*Photos of Suki by Brian Bickett and Jan Diamantine.

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