Posts Tagged: cognac handbag

Dressed for: Flashbacks

Already Pretty outfit featuring denim jacket, striped top, asymmetric skirt, Birkenstock Gizeh, cognac handbag

Denim jacket – Kut from the Kloth
Striped tank – thrifted – similar
Skirt – Garnet Hill
Sandals – Birkenstock Gizeh in Licorice
Bag – Banana Republic (no longer available) – similar details, similar shape
Bracelet – thrifted – similar look
Earrings – Corset

Oh, Birkenstocks. I wore you for all of high school and college, destroyed my single brown pair with years of wear and abuse, and wrote you off as a shoe of my past. And now you are trendy. Like Vogue trendy. And when I found myself in need of a pair of on-your-feet-for-eight-hours comfy black sandals, I figured hey. Why not? This Gizeh style is a little sleeker looking than the old style Arizonas I wore as a kid, but just as supportive and comfy. And since I fully expect a late summer heat wave – we always get one in September – these will earn their keep before getting shelved for the winter. read more

Dressed for: Yet More Rain

Already Pretty outfit featuring purple top, orange skirt, leopard belt, cognac boots, BCBGeneration Doris, cognac handbag, brooch necklace

Top – thrifted – similar
Belt – thrifted – similar
Skirt – Banana Republic (no longer available) – similar
Boots – BCBGeneration Doris (no longer available) – similar
Necklace – self-made – tutorialsimilar
Earrings – Noir via Ideeli – similar

The plants are rejoicing, but the people are glum as we seem stuck in an endless rainstorm these days. We’ve had a few warm days, but it mostly feels like spring is just beginning so my outfits have become a mix of lightweight layers and covered-up ensembles like this one. There was a raincoat involved, too, to keep warm and dry. read more

Dressed for: The Divot

Already Pretty outfit featuring navy blue boat neck top, green full skirt, green bead necklace, cognac leather boots, cognac handbag

Boat neck top – Old Navy
Skirt, Anthropologie (no longer available) – similaricon
Necklace, thrifted – similar
Boots, BCBGeneration Doris (no longer available) – similar
Bag – Banana Republic (no longer available) – similar
Bracelets, Bibelot – similar look
Earrings, courtesy Metalicious

Just for today, I’m swapping outfit and informational posts. Tune in later for a tutorial!

Whenever I wear a long necklace, I put Husband Mike on alert for migration. My necklaces tend to un-center themselves and settle over a single boob when I’m not paying attention. THIS necklace, however, nestled right into the divot and refused to budge. Can’t decide if that’s good or bad … read more