Posts Tagged: Marimekko necklace

Dressed for: Staying Dry

Already Pretty outfit featuring black cardigan, Joe Fresh striped dress, Marimekko necklace, ECCO Scupltured 65 tan boots, Ellington bag

Cardigan – Banana Republic (no longer available) – similar
Dress – Joe Fresh for JCP (no longer available) – VERY similar
Boots – ECCO Sculptured 65 courtesy ECCO
Necklace – Marimekko via Skändal – also here
Bag – courtesy Ellington Handbags
Earrings – Target (no longer available) – similar

 Have I mentioned the rain? The seemingly endless string of rainy days we’ve had here over the past weeks? I wear my tall boots year round regardless, but on a day like this when there were only a few bright spots between downpours and the temps never climbed above 60, light colored boots are an ideal choice. (Gracey is gonna back me up on this one, I know it!) read more

Dressed for: Starting Conversations

Already Pretty outfit featuring Marimekko necklace, black boat neck, mustard full skirt, cognac boots, Indigo by Clarks Proctor

Necklace – Marimekko via Skändal
Top – Talbots (no longer available) – similar
Skirt, Anthropologie (no longer available) – similar
Tights – SPANX High-waisted Tight-End Tights
Boots – Indigo by Clarks Proctor (no longer available) – similar
Earrings – HSokol
Studded wrap bracelet – Streets Ahead via Ideeli – similar

I wore this while working with an ARC’s Value Village personal shopping client, and man oh man did I get lots of comments and questions about that necklace! I nabbed it at Skändal, a boutique in the Chicago ‘burbs that is becoming a regular haunt for me when I’m visiting my parents. I’ve been a Marimekko fan for ages, but had no idea they even made jewelry. This piece was right up my alley: Bold, quirky, and geometric. read more