Posts Tagged: cargo sweatpants

Dressed for: A Kinda Updo

Already Pretty outfit featuring cognac leather moto jacket, leopard print scarf, cargo sweatpants, burgundy pumps, Foley + Corinna Mid-City Tote

Cognac moto – Gap (no longer available) – similar
Tee, Gap
Cargo sweats, Hue via Hautelook
Scarf, gift – similar
Pumps – Tsubo Dufay
Earrings, The Wellington Boot 
Studded wrap bracelet, Streets Ahead via Ideeli – similar
Bag, Foley + Corinna Mid City Tote via eBay

Back in August when I had my stylist do my hair for my anniversary dinner, I had her show me how to style it messy. She used a curling iron to get a polished look, but showed me how to “rough it up” for a more tousled style. It took me at least two months of flat-iron use to really get the hang of that technique, and I’ve got a long way to go on this one, too, but it was a fun first try. I went for a funky-casual vibe with my outfit to mirror the mussed-up hair. read more

Dressed for: Experimental Casual

Already Pretty outfit featuring sequin embellished tee, cargo sweatpants, black pumps, rhinestone bracelet, Foley + Corinna Mid-City Tote

Sequin placket tee, J.Crew (no longer available) – more sequin tees
Cargo sweats, Hue via Hautelook
Pumps, Etienne Aigner via Ideeli – similar
Bracelet, J.Crew (no longer available) – similar
Earrings, gift – similar
Bag, hand-me-down Foley + Corinna Mid-City Tote

That’s right, I’m wearing cargo sweats. I picked these up with some Hautelook credits because they piqued my interest. Despite sounding like the most casual pants ever created, they LOOKED like they could work well in a dressy/casual mix. And I loved ’em here. Especially since they allowed me to trot out this tee that I bought about six years ago that has survived countless closet purges yet never been worn. read more