Posts Tagged: plaid shirt

Plaid Power

I’ve been reading Aarti’s blog, Curves Become Her, for quite a while now and am overjoyed that she has agreed to become an Already Pretty contributor! She is a body image warrior with a huge heart and a fabulous sense of style. Please welcome her!

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Hello everyone!!

It is such a pleasure to be working with Sally and the team of Already Pretty contributors! I’d like to thank Weesha for introducing Sally to me and Sally for asking me if I’d be interested in this endeavour. Of course I said yes! I follow this blog ardently so this is an immense honour. Looking forward to sharing my body of work on AP. read more

Dressed for: Plaid and Leather

Already Pretty outfit featuring cognac leather jacket, plaid shirt, boyfriend jeans, brown ankle boots, canvas tote

Leather jacket – eBaysimilar
Shirt – LL Bean Signature (no longer available) – similar
Jeans – Serenity Skinny courtesy Lee
Booties – Clarks Mission Bryn (no longer available) – similar
Tote – J.W. Hulme
Earrings – Patina (no longer available) – similar
Necklace – H&M (no longer available) – similar look

Plaid and leather can definitely be a punk-y combination, especially if we’re talking red and black buffalo plaid with black leather. But due to a warmer color palette this look is a little more Fancy Lady Lumberjack, I think. I wonder if THAT look will ever be trendy … read more

Dressed for: A Pretty Pile of Baubles

Already Pretty outfit featuring navy blazer, plaid shirt, statement necklace, skinny jeans, Frye Vera Slouch boots, J.W. Hulme bag

Blazer – Elie Tahari via Opitzsimilar
Shirt – thrifted – similar
Jeans – courtesy Karen Kane
Boots – Frye Vera Slouch
Necklaces – H&M, Ideeli, and Target
Bag – J.W. Hulme

It’s been a while since I did a necklace pile, but once I got going with this outfit it was hard to stop. Everything else felt marvelously tomboyish, so gobs of rhinestones created the perfect balance. I wore this for a cozy girls’ night in chatting with a dear friend. read more