Posts Tagged: leopard print scarf

Dressed for: Life Day

Already Pretty outfit featuring cargo coat, shirttail hem tee, denim leggings, Frye Vera Slouch boots, Foley + Corinna Mid-City Tote, leopard print scarf

Coat, Opitz (overdyed) – similar – more cargo coats
Tee – Gap
Skinnies – courtesy Karen Kane
Boots – Frye Vera Slouch
Scarf – gift – similar
Garnet stud earrings – courtesy Silver Speck
Bag, Foley + Corinna Mid City Tote via eBay

This is before the BIG snow hit, but you can see the first blobs of white in the background. I wore this for a party that included a screening of the undeniably trippy Star Wars Holiday Special, which aired in 1978. Imagine 10-minute stretches with nothing but Wookie dialogue consisting of grunts and howls, psychedelic dance sequences, and Princess Leia singing. Also Bea Arthur singing. Also lots of other weirdness all in the name of the Wookie Christmas equivalent, Life Day. It was a blast. read more

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