Posts Tagged: argyle sweater

Dressed for: Thievery

Already Pretty outfit featuring argyle sweater, gingham shirt, cobalt skinny jeans, black ankle booties, Rebecca Minkoff Logan crossbody, pearl bracelets

Argyle sweater – thrifted – similar
Gingham shirt – thrifted – similar
Jeans – Gap (no longer available) – similar
Booties – Lucky Brand via eBaysimilar
Necklaces – thrifted and courtesy SBG Designs
Bracelets – clothing swap – similar
Earrings – Realia by Jen
Bag – Rebecca Minkoff Logan Crossbody via eBay

I’ll admit it: I stole this outfit directly from a Land’s End catalog page. Although they showed a red argyle cardigan instead of a pullover and black mocs instead of booties, the rest is verbatim. I’d be ashamed for my blatant outfit plagiarism except that I was so dumbfounded to find that I had the exact pieces already in my wardrobe, two of them thrifted. I mean really, what are the chances? read more

Daily Outfit: 11/8/11

Already Pretty outfit featuring argyle sweater, Karen Kane skinny jeans, laceless oxfords, Skagen watch

Argyle sweater, thrifted – similar
Tunic, Old Navy (no longer available) – similar
Skinny jeans, courtesy Karen Kane
Laceless oxfords – Boutique 9 Rochele
Watch, Skagen
Necklace, self-made
Earrings, no idea – similar

THIS is the outfit I’d planned for yesterday, skinny jeans and all. The sweater is freshly thrifted yet this may be it’s only wearing because – and I bow my head in shame as I admit this – I did not take my own advice to examine it before purchasing. And it is full of tiny moth holes. I have stitched up most of them very, very carefully, but found a few more during wearing today and just can’t imagine it holding together post-laundry. Luckily, I can chop off the sleeves and use them as adorable neon legwarmers should all else fail. read more