Posts Tagged: rhinestone bracelet

Daily Outfit: 10/24/11

Already Pretty outfit featuring pink silk Smythe blazer, Athleta dress, Maxstudio Umberto booties, rhinestone bracelet, CZ studs

Blazer, Smythe Hunting Jacket – thrifted, similar shape
Dress, Athleta (no longer available) – similar
Socks, courtesy We Love Colors
Booties, Maxstudio Umberto – a few pairs on eBay
Bracelet, J.Crew   (no longer available) – similar
CZ studs, gift –similar

It’s possible that this blazer is my greatest thrifting triumph. As you can see from the link above, similar styles from this same brand retail for $700. I paid $19.99 for mine. And my goodness, it’s lovely. Gorgeous raw silk, impeccably tailored, and such a fabulous cut. The brass buttons irritate me, but I can’t think of what I’d swap in that would look better. So until I find adequate replacements, they’ll stay. read more

Daily Outfit: 4/18/11

Already Pretty Daily Outfit 4/18/11 featuring tie-neck blouse

Ocelot-print blouse, vintage via Mighty Swellmore tie-neck animal print blousesbudget option
Black skirt, Banana Republic (no longer available) – similar
Fishnets, CK via Nordstrom Rack – similar
Boots, Coclico Awasos (no longer available) – more Coclico boots
Bracelet, J.Crew (no longer available) – similar
CZ studs, a gift – similar

While I did have to go to work today, I mostly dressed for tonight: We’re off to a screening of the Bill Cunningham documentary, and I wanted to look appropriately fashionable. Somewhere between spiffy and glam. read more

Casual Outfit Roundup: Week of March 20

Already Pretty outfit featuring Gap jacket

Olive green jacket – Gap Collarless jacket
Blush tee – Gap Asymmetrical T
Jeans, Talbots Heritage Straight Leg
Boots, Coclico (no longer available) – similar color and shape,more Coclico boots
Necklace and earrings, self-made

I had last Friday off and went to the Gap to check out a jacket I’d seen online. There seems to be some cosmic rule that the three times per year that I enter an actual Gap store, they’re having a mega-sale. I tried on this blush top and olive jacket together, and was helpless. Even though I know that blush color makes me look deathly on its own. I’ll have to deploy carefully. read more