What I’m Wearing: Geek Chic

Admittedly, I’m a huge nerd. So when the lovely Emma from Très Awesome snapped me for a guest post on the Modcloth Blog, the chic geek in me couldn’t have been happier! Check out the Modcloth feature here and more of Emma’s street style shots here.

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I’m a research geek analyst by day, and as luck would have it, nerd has been a major theme on and off the runways the past year.

Where I spend my days from nine-to-five, fashion takes a back seat to most other things. Since designer duds and an expertly crafted color-blocking ensemble can get lost on a company full of numerical analysts, I decided to create this blog, where I’d hoped my daily efforts and arguably unacceptable collection of shoes would be better comprehended. (*I’m grateful for the awe you reserve for my Jeffrey Campbell’s, H&P!)

That said, corals + cognacs was born in March 2011, and the past year has been amazing, thanks to you. Next week continues the One Year Blogiversary celebration, so I hope you’ll stay tuned! In the meantime, don’t forget to enter this week’s giveaway (ends Saturday at noon CST). Happy weekend! xo

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  • Janice

    Hallie you look amazing! Love the red blazer. Miss you!

  • I love this look! I wish I could pull it off as effortlessly as you do!

    • Thank you! Luckily now I don’t need the tights anymore 🙂

  • So glad we were both featured in the DailyBuzzLuxe Top 9 because it caused me to discover your blog!! So cute and congrats on your upcoming 1 year blogiversary!! 🙂 xoxo, morgan

    • You’re so sweet! Yes, always love finding new sites via DailyBuzz 🙂 Blogger Love! xx

  • I love this!! The whole look is fabulous and those glasses are amazing!

  • THis is such a great look! Love the red blazer and the pop of the red stripy shoe. Great glasses, too!

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