Posts Tagged: black tank

Dressed for: Circles and Squares

Already Pretty outfit featuring red cropped cardigan, black tank, Kate Spade windowpane print skirt, Rebecca Minkoff MAB Mini, black pumps, black belt, Alivia May crystal necklace

Cardigan – thrifted – similar
Tank – courtesy Karen Kane
Belt – thrifted – similar
Skirt – Kate Spade via eBay
Pumps – Del courtesy CC Corso Como
Bag – Rebecca Minkoff Studded Mab Mini – via eBay
Bracelet – J.Crew via eBay –  similar items
Necklace – Alivia May (no longer available) – similar
Earrings – BGB Jewelry

A while back, I got a sale picks request for circle skirts. I did my best, but as I mentioned in that post true circle skirts are hard to find. This windowpane-print skirt is pieced, but closer to the real deal than most others I’ve found. And how amusing that it’s a circle skirt printed with squares! HAH! Wait, I’m the only one who thinks that’s funny? Oh, fine. read more

Dressed for: Columnar Contrast

Already Pretty outfit featuring white blazer, black tank, black ponte pants, black pumps, Marc by Marc Jacobs Hillier, statement necklace

Blazer, gift/hand-me-down – similar
Tank – Target
Ponte pants – via eBaysimilar
Pumps, Etienne Aigner via Ideeli – similar
Bag, Marc by Marc Jacobs Hillier Hobo via eBay
Necklace, vintage – more vintage bib necklaces
Studded wrap bracelet, Streets Ahead via Ideeli – similar
Earrings, courtesy Metalicious

I’ve seen a couple of outfits similar to this one, but Emma Watson’s take was the one that really inspired me. I love the clean, modern look of a black “column of color” with a contrasting bright, white blazer. The necklace was scored at an antique store during Audi’s recent visit, and I loved letting this massive piece just peek out between the blazer’s lapels. read more