Posts Tagged: red blazer

Dressed for: The Show

Already Pretty outfit featuring red blazer, Alexander McQueen skull scarf, leopard print handbag, Diesel boots

Blazer, thrifted – similar
Scarf – Alexander McQueen via eBay
Tee – Gap
Skinny pants – courtesy Karen Kane – same style in cobalt
Boots, Diesel Go-go (no longer available) – similar – more Diesel boots
Bracelet – J.Crew via eBay
Earrings, Patina – similar
Bag, Hype via LastCall – similar

I wore this to be a guest judge at the Express Yourself Thrift Store Trunk Show last Friday night. (Check out the Express Yourself mission!) Design students from St. Kate’s choose items from the store and repurpose them, the designs are entered in a contest, and all designs are for sale. It was such fun to see how the designers used their materials and creativity to create entirely new looks. read more

Daily Outfit: 11/22/11

Already Pretty outfit featuring plaid shirtdress, red blazer, Jessica Simpson Angie boots, red tights, chocolate brown belt

Red blazer, thrifted – similar
Plaid dress, Land’s End Canvas (no longer available) – similar style
Red tights, Express
Boots, Jessica Simpson Angie – a few pairs on eBay
Belt, Banana Republic (no longer available) – similar shape, similar color
Earrings, don’t remember – similar

Oh, don’t worry. The snow will be back. Just hoping it’ll wait until after the weekend to make another appearance …

I do believe I tried on at least six complete outfits before settling on this. Come to think of it, everything I did today had to be done six times before it felt finished. Maybe whoever is editing my life keeps kicking me back to “draft.” read more