Posts Tagged: bubble necklace

Dressed for: Faking It

Already Pretty outfit featuring red crewneck sweater, burgundy pleated skirt, red tights, burgundy bow pumps, bubble necklace

Sweater – thrifted – similar
Skirt – J.Crew (no longer available in this color) – similar features
Tights – Express (no longer available in this color) – similar
Necklace, Gem Pearls
Earrings – courtesy  Silver Speck
Pumps – thrifted – similar

I’m so close to feeling better, but still a little worn-out and ill. Red is both my favorite color overall, and my go-to for days when I need to fake it till I make it. Or till I just about make it. So I piled on the red today! read more

Dressed for: Emceeing

Already Pretty outfit featuring burgundy shrug, Calvin Klein red dress, bubble necklace, Furla handbag

Shrug, thrifted – similar items
Dress, Calvin Klein via Macy’s (no longer available) – similar shape
Necklace, Gem Pearls
Leopard pumps – Anne Klein Watchit
Bag, Furla via Opitz – similar
Bracelet, thrifted – similar
Earrings, Noir via Ideeli – similar

I was asked to help emcee the annual style showcase of our local chapter of the American Sewing Guild, and wore this to the event. I was bowled over by the creativity and skill shown by the participants, who created everything from flirty sundresses to coats crafted from hand-dyed faribault blankets. read more