Posts Tagged: purple Theory skirt

Dressed for: Purple Blues

Already Pretty outfit featuring watercolor print scarf, grey boatneck, purple Theory skirt, gray Falke tights, purple suede Aerosoles pumps, hematite stud bracelet

Scarf – BeckSöndergaard via Jessica Rose
Top – Old Navy  – bought mine last year but this looks almost identical
Skirt – Theory via eBaysimilar
Tights – courtesy Falke (no longer available) – similar
Pumps – Aerosoles (no longer available) – similar color
Bracelet – Diesel (no longer available) – similar
Earrings – Ashley Spatula

Do you see blues? Purples? I swore that scarf was a mess of gorgeous blues, but when I pulled out some navy and cobalt items to assemble this outfit both shades looked completely wrong. This skirt and pair of shoes look blue to me most of the time, but more on the purple side of blue and they definitely bring out the purples in that printed scarf. I do realize that blues and purples are closely related and that there are blue-purples and purple-blues. But something about confusing my colors just plain irritates me. read more

Dressed for: The Birthday Bag

Already Pretty outfit featuring black cardigan, Peter Pan collar necklace, magenta tank, purple Theory skirt, magenta tights, black ECCO Sculptured 65 boots, Kate Spade polka dot bag

Cardigan – Banana Republic (no longer available) – similar
Tank – Old Navy (no longer available) – similar (currant)
Skirt – Theory via eBay – similar styles
Tights – courtesy Falke (no longer available) – similar
Boots – ECCO Sculptured 65 Tall Boots
Collar necklace – eBay (still for sale!)
Bag – Kate Spade Carlisle Street Sylvie Satchel via eBay

This bag has been haunting my dreams for months, but with a breathtakingly high price point I’d put it out of my mind. Then my birthday came, with some birthday cash. And an eBay search that showed me a brand new polka dot Sylvie at 60% off retail. And I caved. It’s been making me giddy to carry this graphic, funky bag since the day it came into my hot little hands. read more