Posts Tagged: leather cuff

Dressed for: Silk for Summer

Already Pretty outfit featuring camel sweater, NOVICA silk batik scarf, dark wash jeans, leather cuff, ankle boots

Scarf – courtesy NOVICA
Sweater – Gap (no longer available) – similar
Jeans – courtesy Karen Kane
Boots – Clarks (no longer available) – similar
Bag – Stick Dog Leather
Earrings – Piperlime – similar
Bracelet – Seasons on St. Croix Gallery
Sunglasses – The Mexican Shopsimilar

We’ve had a marvelously long spring this year, and truly warm weather is only just starting to settle in. This outfit is from a cool day last week, but the scarf I’m wearing is made from whisper-weight silk that will work well into the hot summer months. I still don’t know how silk can keep you warm in winter and cool in summer. My first guess is “magic,” but it’s probably something slightly more scientific … read more

Dressed for: Magic

Already Pretty outfit featuring pink cropped cardigan, black and white printed Karen Kane Dress, Antelope platform sandals, leather cuff

Pink cardigan, thrifted – similar
Dress, courtesy Karen Kane (no longer available) – similar print
Sandals – Antelope 934 Ankle-Strap Sandal
Earrings, The Wellington Boot
Cuff, Seasons on St. Croix – by HollyHawk

This dress is magic, I swear. It’s just a simple little jersey knit dress, but it never fails to make me feel like my best self. Strong and capable, but also comfortable and chic. A dynamite combination. Add some bold strappy sandals and a chunky leather cuff, and I’m this close to going all Wonder Woman on ya. read more

Dressed for: Piracy

Already Pretty outfit featuring burnout skull shirt, pleated khaki skirt, Diesel Go-go, leather cuff

Burnout graphic tee, Rainbow Swirlz
Skirt, thrifted – similar
Boots, Diesel Go-go (no longer available) – similar – more Diesel boots
Cuff, Seasons on St. Croix – by HollyHawk
Earrings, Heatherly Designs
Sunglasses, D&G, courtesy shadesdaddy.com

It did not occur to me that wearing a shirt emblazoned with a skull to a screening of “The Pirates!” might make me look like a wannabe. A wannabe pirate, that is. Since I get seasick just thinking about my half dozen outings on a sailboat I can safely say that a pirate’s life is NOT for me. But I can see how my fellow moviegoers might feel misled. read more