Credit: Jose Perez/Splash News Photo: Leighton Meester on Set for Gossip Girl in New York City on October 25, 2011

We can all appreciate the simplicity of throwing on an LBD and matching pumps, but when it comes to monochromatic dressing in other colors, we often leave it to the style pros.

Ever since Leighton Meester (Blair) was spotted on the Gossip Girl set rocking a head to toe blue outfit, though, we’ve been seriously considering trying our hand at the fashion feat. Using Leighton’s blue look as a cheat sheet, we put together a look that pays homage to hers on a budget — check it out below!

Get the blues like Leighton: