Posts Tagged: Skagen watch

Daily Outfit: 12/6/11

Already Pretty outfit featuring floral cardigan, striped skater dress, black leggings, Diesel boots, Skagen watch, flame orange scarf Floral cardigan, via Opitz – similar
Dress, Target (no longer available) – similar style
Leggings, Old Navy
Boots, Diesel Go-go (no longer available) – similar – more Diesel boots
Scarf, thrifted – similar
Bracelets, thrifted and gifted
Watch, Skagen
Moissanite studs, courtesy Charles & Colvard (have you entered the giveaway?)

I’m late to the pattern mixing party, I know. Still playing around with this technique, but definitely intrigued. Especially because it’s so far from what I’ve known traditionally: Ten years ago doing stripes and florals would’ve been blasphemy. Some still think it is, but I can safely say that my eye has adjusted. read more

Daily Outfit: 11/8/11

Already Pretty outfit featuring argyle sweater, Karen Kane skinny jeans, laceless oxfords, Skagen watch

Argyle sweater, thrifted – similar
Tunic, Old Navy (no longer available) – similar
Skinny jeans, courtesy Karen Kane
Laceless oxfords – Boutique 9 Rochele
Watch, Skagen
Necklace, self-made
Earrings, no idea – similar

THIS is the outfit I’d planned for yesterday, skinny jeans and all. The sweater is freshly thrifted yet this may be it’s only wearing because – and I bow my head in shame as I admit this – I did not take my own advice to examine it before purchasing. And it is full of tiny moth holes. I have stitched up most of them very, very carefully, but found a few more during wearing today and just can’t imagine it holding together post-laundry. Luckily, I can chop off the sleeves and use them as adorable neon legwarmers should all else fail. read more

Daily Outfit: 8/23/11

Already Pretty daily outfit featuring white cigarette pants

Striped shirt, via consignment – similar collarsimilar stripes
Cigarette pants, Banana Republic (no longer available) – similar fitsimilar but jeans
Pumps, Faryl Robin Suzu (no longer available) – similar pairmore Faryl Robin
Bracelets, thrifted and gifted
Watch, Skagen
Shell pearls, Target (no longer available) – similar
Chains, thrifted

Although I rail against style rules, some of them are surprisingly hard for me to break. For unknown reasons, the “no white shoes/bottoms after Labor Day” rule has lingered long after I’ve discarded similarly stifling rules, and I’ve been subconsciously trying to pack in all of my white-wearing during these last few weeks of August. Even though I have every intention of breaking this rule come fall, something in me is just itching to wear loads and loads of white. NOW. read more