Posts Tagged: black booties

Dressed for: A Serious Swobe

Already Pretty outfit featuring cabled sweater coat, faux leather pants, black booties, fringe handbag

Cabled sweater coat – courtesy Woolovers
Tee – thrifted – similar
Pants – H&M – similar
Booties – Steve Madden (no longer available) – similar
Bag – Amazon/DIY (post here) – similar look
Earrings – Corsetsimilar shape

We talked swobes recently. I think it’s safe to say that this is the One Swobe to Rule Them All. Heavy, cozy pure British wool done up in amazing cables? Yes please. This sweater coat will join with my Icelandic tunic as one of the few items of clothing I own that can stand up to subzero temps. Though, as you can see, worn open it works beautifully in warmer weather, too. I loved pairing it with skinny faux leather pants for a fun juxtaposition. read more

Dressed for: Minor Adjustments

Already Pretty outfit featuring black blazer, Desigual skirt, black booties, Rebecca Minkoff studded MAB mini, red bib necklace

Blazer – thrifted – similar
Tee – Target (old) – similar
Skirt – Desigual via Ideeli – more Desigual
Tights – Commando courtesy Peek Brooklyn
Booties – Maxstudio (no longer available) – similar shape
Necklace – eBay – similar
Earrings –  HSokol
Bag – Rebecca Minkoff Studded Mab Mini – via eBay

I wanted this skirt to work with loads of red, but it just didn’t. So I reverted to black, as I did back in December of 2012, and made some minor adjustments to the formula, adding a blazer for warmth and black booties for a slightly different silhouette. Hey, if it ain’t broke … read more