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Share in style: Japanese inspiration / Japansko nadahnuće












Time for another Share in Style. This time the theme is Japanese inspiration. Can you see it in my outfit? I'm wearing a dark blue shirt that I absolutely love because it's 100% cotton and has really long sleeves that fit even my monkey arms. The collar on this blue shirt is what we would call  a Russian collar but isn't it similar to traditional Japanese collar? The second  item that is inspired by Japan is this lovely white vintage jacket that I hand pained myself. When I think of Japan, I think of beautiful hand-painted clothing items so perhaps that's where the inspiration for this jacket originally came from. 

This outfit would look  much better without a coat but I was not feeling that great this morning hence I didn't want to take any changes. It took two pain killers, lots of herbal tea and lavender  oil inhalation just to get me out of the bed. Over the shirt and under the white jacket and coat, I wore a green dress with a lovely floral print that also reminds me of Japan but at this point that may be just the power of self suggestion. These wonderful and very comfortable boots are from Peko and they are a proof that I haven't completely ignored the sales. The bag is a traditional Croatian folklore bag, handmade by my late grandmother. 

Vrijeme za još jedan Share in Style. Ovoga  puta tema je Japansko nadahnuće. (bolje bi bilo reći nadahnuće Japanom, ali poštovati ću naziv na engleskom.) Možete li ga vidjeti u mojoj odjevnoj kombinaciji? Nosim tamno plavu košulju koju obožavam jer je skroz pamučna i ima jako duge rukave koji pristaju čak i mojim majmunskim rukama. Ovratnik na ovoj plavoj košulji je ono što bismo nazvali ruskom ovratkim (kragnom/koletom), ali zar nije zapravo sličan tradicionalnom japanskom? Drugi odjevni predmet nadahnut Japanom je ova divna bijela vintage jakna koju sam sama oslikala. Kada razmišljam o Japanu, mislim na prelijepe ručno oslikane odjevne komade pa eto otkuda možda i nadahnuće.

Ova bi kombinacija bolje izgledala bez kaputa, ali nisam se baš sjajno osjećala ovog jutra pa mi se nije dalo riskirati. Samo da ustanem iz kreveta trebale su mi dvije tablete za bolove, puno biljnog čaja i inhalacija lavendinim uljem. Preko košulje i ispod jakne i kaputa, nosila sam zelenu haljinu sa cvjetnim uzorkom koji me podsjeća na Japan, no to bi već mogla biti i moć sugestije. Udobne i divne čizme su iz Peka( dokaz da nisam potpuno ignorirala rasprodaje), a torba je folklorna hrvatska koju je izradila za mene moja pokojna baka.

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  1. nicce!

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  2. Gorgeous look! Love that coat and skirt xx

    http://floralsandsmiles.blogspot.ca/
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  3. very nice outfit...i like your skirt
    kisses

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  4. Sama si oslikala jaknu? Pa ti si potpuni genije, kraljica! Jel bio neki post o tome? Ja sam to izgleda propustla? Ako je bio post sa jaknom daj mi link da ga pogledam, bas mi deluje interesantno. A ako nije, ja ga cekam :)
    Nadam se da ces sutra biti bolje :)

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    1. u ovom postu se bolje vidi
      http://modaodaradosti.blogspot.com/2014/12/kravice-waterfalls-slapovi-kravice.html

      a ovdje je DIY post o njoj (mada zapravo nemam puno uputa za crtanje po odjeći tekstilnim bojama)

      http://modaodaradosti.blogspot.com/2014/03/diy-white-jacket-decorated-with-textile.html

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  5. Nice boots dear!
    New blog post
    http://dimplekhadi.blogspot.com/2015/02/you-are-what-you-listen-to.html

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  6. nice boot
    http://melodyjacob1.blogspot.com/
    Thanks

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  7. I hope you are feeling better, dear. You look very beautiful! Gorgeous hair, a cool outfit and your legs are wonderful in those tights. So happy to see them :) Be well and happy Tuesday. xoxo

    All Things Bright and Lovely

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  8. Beautiful post, really interesting...thx for sharing!

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  9. Draga Ivana!
    Fotografije su vrol lijepe. Ti si nosio lijpu odjeću.
    Šteta, ali ja ne mogu vidjeti sliku u bijeloj jakni.
    Puno pozdrava
    Carolin

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    1. možeš ovdje bolje vidjeti:

      http://modaodaradosti.blogspot.com/2014/03/diy-white-jacket-decorated-with-textile.html

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  10. Joj svaka ti čast da si u takvom stanju uopće i pomislila na oblačenje i fotkanje, nadam se da si sad već puno bolje i ne ponovilo se! :)
    Ja baš volim ovu folklornu torbu, uvijek se super uklopi u svaku kombinaciju :)

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    1. i meni je jako draga i čini mi se da se u sve dobro uklopi iako je šarena.

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  11. Dear very lovely look! The collar is so sweet and beautiful! Kisss from Spain!

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  12. its a lovely outfit! That bag sounds and looks lovely :)

    neenyslittleblog.blogspot.co.uk

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  13. Aw such gorgeous pictures, the scenery is beautiful :)
    Lovely outfit - everything combines together so perfectly! x

    The Belle Narrative

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  14. Lovely look! I love hand-painted clothes.

    Jasmine x

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  15. First things first: I'm sorry to hear that you weren't feeling well, and I hope you're much much better now. Although, getting out of bed was definitely worth it. How overwhelmingly beautiful is the scenerey?? Just WOW!!! And last but not least the jacket...the painting is so pretty and goes perfectly with the Japanese scheme!

    Jasmin xx
    http://www.whatdefinesus.com

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  16. Super, post draga. I odlicna je kombinacija. A vrijeme samo tako dobro. :*

    http://mylovelyfashionbih.blogspot.com/

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  17. Lovely layering, painting your jacket you made your outfit unique. And yes, the color looks Asian. Nice job. xoxo

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  18. You look so pretty!!! nice photos!!!
    Have a good week, dear Ivana!!! and my g+ for you!!!:)))

    Besos, desde España, Marcela♥

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  19. Uh, kad su takvi dani u pitanju, ne volim da izlazim ako ne moram, ali nekad je ustvari bolje praviti se da nije ništa a i svež vazduh i promena okoline uvek dobro dođu. Nadam se da si bolje...
    Sve si tako divno iskombinovala i tako suptilno uvrstila te japanske detalje. Čizme su savšrene, baš nekako bezvremenske i idu uz sve :)

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  20. Really beautiful post and lovely pictures, the background is super great too.

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  21. Ivana, I love your hand painted Coat <3 :D You look sensational despite not feeling well ( you aren't able to tell in the pics) and the view behind you on the bridge is spectacular!

    Serene xoxo

    http://www.imserenel.wordpress.com

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  22. I'm in love with your boots!
    Hope you feel better soon babe - you look really good for someone who is poorly!! Keep up being so strong x

    http://mystery-girl007.blogspot.com/

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  23. Actually I didn't see the japanese inspiration until I read what you wrote :)
    Hope you're feeling better now sweety!

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  24. Very pretty dear! I love Japanese style! it's cute and lovely in any angle. I always love your outfit, I feel like it is exactly something that I would wear if I were living in your country hehehe I'm teaching English to Japanese students now btw <3

    love lots,
    Tin

    mypoeticisolation.blogspot.com

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  25. Un bel look, mi piace l'ispirazione giapponese!!

    40 outfit per indossare il BIANCO d'Inverno
    lb-lc | IT fashion and lifestyle blog

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  26. Una pena que la falda no se vea mejor porque tiene muy buena pinta

    http://ametsstyle.blogs.elle.es/

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  27. Interesting that you call it a Russian collar, I guess, it's similar to those Russian royals wore...Beautiful view, great photos!

    Lera's Blog

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  28. So many layers you're wearing under that coat! :) I wish I could see all of them properly but you are right, no need to risk one's health. You look wonderful and the place you took the photos at is very beautiful.

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  29. I’ve just found your blog and I’d like to say that I’m in love with it!
    I like your posts and photos! Really amazing!
    I’ll be happy to see you in my blog!)

    Diana Cloudlet
    http://www.dianacloudlet.com/

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  30. Take it easy Ivana darling. Your boots are ah-mazing! Great theme and you brought it girl. You look great!

    http://www.thefashionstirfry.com

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  31. Sei davvero carina Ivana! Stai benissimo, adoro i tuoi stivali! :D
    Baci!
    S
    http://s-fashion-avenue.blogspot.it

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  32. As soon as I saw something white with blue lines under your coat I guessed that you had designed it yourself!! :)) - because meanwhile I know that you are great in these things!!! (like your grandmother before you!)
    Yes it's me in the swirl-picture on my blog :lol - its a picture I took for my 'Seventies are now' post, altered with TinyPlanet Application ;-))

    Rosa
    Styleyourselfinstyle.blogspot.com

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  33. Fabulous look! So classy and chic! And what a view from the bridge you're standing on!

    ♘ www.sugarpopfashion.com ♘

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  34. Dear Ivana, I hope you feel already better and your treatment worked in the end! But there is nothing to see that you didn't feel so good on the pictures as you are look really really beautiful in your by Japan inspired look. You painted the jacket by yourself? And I can imagine that you are really happy that your blouse fits you even with long enough sleeves. Wish you a happy and especially healthy rest of the week!
    xx from Germany/Bavaria, Rena
    www.dressedwithsoul.com

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  35. Beautiful coat and your boots are perfect.
    A big thank you for all your adorable comments on my blog, you are so sweet <3
    For my outfit, it is a short coat. Kisses beauty :)

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  36. great look hun! love the boots. xx. gigi. www.gigikkitchen.com

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  37. Fabulous look Ivana!!!!
    Love the boots!!!!!
    Hope you're having a great week!!!!
    Hugs,
    Shannon

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  38. You look so cute! I love the outfit. Specially the boots! :)

    ps: if its ok, would you leave your website address on your comments? My blog doesnt click it right away, so I always have to find you in old comments. Thanks!

    www.sisterlylove.com.br

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  39. Love this layered look, it has a very charming oriental vibe to it due to the blue hand-painted design of the white vintage piece! Cute brown boots too and hope you are feeling better!

    Prudence
    www.prudencepetitestyle.wordpress.com

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  40. CUTE!! Jpop is a favorite style of mine, I just rarely feel confident enough to pull it off, hehe! You look GREAT though!! <3 - www.domesticgeekgirl.com

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  41. CUTE!! Jpop is a favorite style of mine, I just rarely feel confident enough to pull it off, hehe! You look GREAT though!! <3 - www.domesticgeekgirl.com

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  42. Love your style!
    Have a nice day!
    Angela Donava
    http://www.lookbooks.fr/

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  43. You look wonderful doll, love this look :)) xx

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  44. Nadam se da si d sada već bolje i da su muke iza tebe! :)
    Majmunske ruke? Ma daj nemoj biti tako stroga prema sebi :P
    Jaknica je krasna iako bih voljela da je mogu malo bolje vidjeti pogotovo kada si je ti oslikala! Na slikicama izgledaš odlično, unatoč zdravstvenim boljkama!

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    1. ne žalim se ja to, majmunske ruke su jako praktične, mogu sve dohvatiti što mi treba:)

      ima gore link (u jednom od komentara) kada sam nosila jaknicu, a biti će još prilike za pokazati je.

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  45. I love the bag and it is one of a kind. Keep it well, sweetie. The shirt is a unique piece, very subtle but unique. Hope you are feeling better

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  46. Lovely outfits!
    I love your boots!
    Kisses.

    www.thrill-hunter.blogspot.com

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  47. Great pictures! I love the coat and the boots!
    www.alessandrastyle.com

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  48. Me gusta mucho tu look! Unas fotos muy bonitas!
    Saludos.

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  49. clever you handpainting your shirt, this is a great look. Keep warm ,hope you are now feeling better.Thank you for your kind comments.

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  50. Pun pogodak! Kosuljica je preslatka, a volim jako i torbu. Takvu neku i ja kuci imam. Odlicne su mi i braon cizme! Super izgledas, a slike su prelepe :*

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  51. What a pretty look. I really like the green skirt and how it dress up this whole outfit.

    Kreyola Jounerys | Instagram

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  52. Cute camel boots Ivana! And what a view!;)
    ♥♥♥
    Jeanne
    http://fashionmusingsdiary.com

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  53. two things:

    1. great outfit from you

    2. nice urban shots

    this bag had made your grandmother? this is so cute!!!
    thanks for sharing this!

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