Buffalo Plaid for the Office

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It’s fall, which means it’s buffalo plaid season!!! Buffalo plaid is one of my all-time favorite prints.  In fact, Becky and I are known as the Buffalo Plaid Police (right, Jessica?haha). I just think it’s a beautiful print to wear in the fall and winter months. I have tons of buffalo plaid in my closet, but grabbed this top when I was by Old Navy this weekend. I saw these pants too while I was there, and thought “how about an outfit showing how to wear buffalo plaid for the office?”

Plaid shirt // Black dress pants (similar) // Satchel (similar) // Earrings // Buffalo plaid heel (similar)

The easiest wear to wear buffalo plaid to the office is to wear it as a top and just add black bottoms, whether it’s black pants or a black skirt. These pixie pants have the best little detail with a black velvet polka dot print all over them. It’s subtle, though, so it works.

I popped on my matching buffalo plaid heels, because why not? This outfit would also work well with leopard, black, or plain red shoes. For a fun twist, I added turquoise earrings from Baublebar. Turquoise and red is one of my fave color pairings.

Also, my bag was a little bit of an investment, but I’ve gotten so much use out of it! The size is perfect. I can fit my laptop and some smaller files, along with a legal pad. Plus it’s proven to be very sturdy. If you can find a great work bag, don’t be afraid to invest in it.

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Hi there! I’m Tif Fannin, the blogger behind Bright on a Budget, based in Lexington, Kentucky. Bright on a Budget is a Southern fashion and lifestyle blog where I share everyday looks, beauty, and travel, along with a behind-the-scenes look at my life as a working mom of two. I have a penchant for bright colors + good deals. Follow along for posts that are relatable to the everyday woman.

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  1. 10.24.18

    I paired my buffalo plaid with turquoise recently and it was such a fun combo! You look darling as always.

  2. 10.24.18
    Living on Cloud Nine said:

    I am mad for Buffalo Plaid, just love it and the way you rock it, is so spot on fabulous!

  3. 10.25.18

    Love those shoes!!!

  4. 10.25.18
    Dara said:

    I love turquoise and red! They are my main colors in my house.

  5. 10.25.18
    Ashley Spykerman said:

    Beautiful shoes! ?