Posts Tagged: mixed metal necklace

Dressed for: Mixed Metals

Already Pretty outfit featuring brown military blazer, olive shirttail tee, cropped silk pants, leopard print pumps, mixed metal necklace

Blazer – thrifted – similar designsimilar color
Tee – Gap (no longer available) – similar shape
Pants – Anthropologie (no longer available) – similar (these are an amazing deal!)
Pumps – Anne Klein Watchit
Necklace – Opitzsimilar
Bracelet – Quince – similar
Earrings – gift – they’re by local designer Realia by Jen

I still can’t imagine wearing loads of shiny gold jewelry after years of wearing silver exclusively. But mixed metals? Definitely interesting. I especially love mixes that include copper and gunmetal, my current faves aside from silver. This necklace and bracelet have both been around a while, but this is the first time I thought to pair them! read more

Dressed for: Taking a Chance on the Pants

Already Pretty outfit featuring denim jacket, burnout tee, Blue Fish Clothing wide leg pants, bronze flats

Denim jacket – Gap (no longer available) – similar
Tee – Gap  (no longer available) – similar style
Pants – courtesy Blue Fish Clothing (giveaway forthcoming)
Flats – Hush Puppies via Opitzsimilar
Necklace – Opitzsimilar
Earrings – Sundance (no longer available) – similar

I couldn’t tell you why, but my interest in pants-wearing is now officially piqued. And I’m especially intrigued by unusual and eye-catching designs. This pair won’t work for the office and even pushes my own personal sartorial envelope … but they are a great jeans/sweats/leggings alternative and marvelously comfy. They’re lightweight and wide-legged enough that I’m not sure they’ll be practical in the dead of winter, but I’m excited to see how else I can style them before the snow flies. read more