Posts Tagged: floral scarf

Casual Outfit Roundup: Week of November 13

Already Pretty outfit featuring Karen Kane sweater coat, sparkle leggings, Frye Harness 12R, The Leather Store red leather backpack

Sweater coat, courtesy Karen Kane
Black tee dress, via Amazon
Shiny leggings, Nordstrom Rack I think – similar
Boots, Frye Harness 12R
Backpack, The Leather Store
Dichroic glass studs, art fair – similar
Necklace, thrifted – similar

I’m not gonna lie to you: This sweater coat sheds. I tried putting it in the dryer (dry, of course) to get some of the fuzz off. Helped, but didn’t solve it. Reader Kathy suggested placing mohair items in plastic bags in the freezer overnight, then shaking them out. Just need to clear out the freezer … anyway, despite the shedding, I love it. Cozy, engulfing, and such fun with a few Western accents read more

Casual Outfit Roundup: Week of July 17

Already Pretty outfit featuring organic cotton dress

Dress, courtesy Nancy’s Gone Green
Shoes, JUMP Baby Ankle Strap Pump
Bracelets, Patinasimilar

My casual Friday outfit got rain-soaked on the bike ride home, so I changed into this after showering for date night dinner. The neckline on this dress is a bit too low for work, but ever so flattering and flirty.

Already Pretty outfit featuring Athleta dress

Dress, Athleta Organic Cotton Radiant Dress
Scarf, Anthropologie (no longer available) – similar
Espadrilles, courtesy Scarpasa (no longer available) – similar
Bracelet, thrifted – similar
Earrings, Swirly Keen courtesy April Kawaoka read more

Daily Outfit: 5/24/11

Already Pretty Daily Outfit 5/24/11 featuring black shirt dress

Black shirt dress, Land’s End (no longer available) – similar
Scarf as belt, boutique in California – similar
Yellow pumps, Dr. Scholl’s (no longer available) – similar shape and colormore Dr. Scholl’s
Bracelet, self-made – similar
Necklace, Bellina
Earrings, boutique in SF – similar

I didn’t even mean to illustrate my own point today, I swear! But when I pulled on my red sheath dress and sunshine yellow cardigan with these shoes and this scarf, it just didn’t work. It wasn’t coolness, specifically, that I was going for and the problems with the original outfit iteration had to do with how the items fit and worked together … yet I DID end up reaching for my black shirt dress, knowing it would just work. And I do feel cooler than I would’ve pushing the color envelope today. read more