Posts Tagged: black floral dress

Dressed for: Those Red Boots

Already Pretty outfit featuring black cardigan, black floral dress, black tights, red slouch boots, red jade necklace
Cardigan – Banana Republic (no longer available) – similar
Dress – my mom made it! – similar print
Tights – Commando courtesy Peek Brooklyn
Boots – Aldo (no longer available) – more red boots
Necklace – Bellinasimilar
Earrings – art fair – similar

We had an icy and slippery winter, and these boots have fairly slick soles which makes for a deadly combination. I haven’t had the chance to get them fitted with non-slip soles, so they’ve been gathering dust in my closet until recently. Got to haul them out during a momentary melt-off last week and paired them with this beloved dress that my mom made for me years back. read more

Dressed for: More Blacks and Blues

Already Pretty outfit featuring cobalt blazer, black floral dress, opaque black tights, black ECCO boots

Blazer – Macy’s (no longer available) – similar
Dress – courtesy Karina (no longer available in this print) – similar
Tights – Commando courtesy Peek Brooklyn
Boots – Kork Ease Alva (no longer available) – a few on eBay
Earrings – gift – similar

We had a mild, warm, nearly snowless winter last year. It was GLORIOUS, friends. Today is the first day of spring and I awoke to a -10 windchill. I feel that MN is being punished for getting off Scot-free a year ago. Oh, I look happy enough here, but I’m crying inside. At least there’s light well into the evening and we’ve seen the sun a bit. And I can throw on some bold, bright colors to lift my spirits. read more

Daily Outfit: 6/21/11

Already Pretty Daily Outfit 6/21/11 featuring Jeffrey Campbell Splendid platforms

Dress, my mom made it – similarsimilar print
Bracelet, thrifted – similar
Earrings, Infrared Designs
Suede platforms, Jeffrey Campbell Splendid – here’s a pair on eBay

I was planning to attend a photo shoot today, but it got canceled on account of crappy Minnesota weather. (Which has now passed.) I’ll admit to being a bit bummed since I’d wanted to wear this Mom-made dress for the event, and now I’ll have to concoct an equally special outfit for the rescheduled shoot … but I’ve PROBABLY got something else I can wear. Maybe. read more