Posts Tagged: snakeskin clutch

Dressed for: LBD Revolutionized

Already Pretty outfit featuring Jessica Rose layering dress, snakeskin clutch, black bib necklace, Clarks Wessex Wyvern

Layering dress – courtesy Jessica Rose (Mia + Chloe combo)
Necklace – Target (no longer available) – similar
Tights – Wolford (no longer available) – similarbudget
Pumps – Clarks Wessex Wyvern
Clutch – Nine West (no longer available) – similar
Bracelet – a necklace from Clemoon (no longer available) – similar
Earrings – The Wellington Boot

Oh, this lovely, lovely dress. So ages ago I interviewed Zahra Aljabri about her website, Mode-sty. Recently, I ran into her at a conference and she said she still gets bales of traffic from that post, which just makes me unspeakably happy. In the post, Zahra mentioned Canadian clothing designer Jessica Rose and said that her layering dresses were a big hit with Mode-sty customers. And what with the circular nature of the world, Jessica reached out to me a few weeks ago to ask if I’d like to give one of her signature layering dresses a spin. And yes. Yes, I would. read more

Dressed for: Leather and Lace

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Already Pretty outfit featuring black lace top, flared leather skirt, Corso Como Del, snakeskin clutch, Lily + Violet necklace

Lace top – thrifted – similar
Leather skirt – thrifted – similarbudget (navy)
Pumps – Del courtesy Corso Como
Clutch – Nine West (no longer available) – similar
Necklaces – Etsy and Lily + Violetsimilar look
Earrings – courtesy Metalicious read more

Dressed for: Ten Years

Dress, Calvin Klein via Macy’s (no longer available) – similar shape
Leopard pumps – Anne Klein Watchit
Clutch, Nine West (no longer available) – similar
Earrings, Karin Jacobson
Bracelet, don’t remember – more matte silver cuffs

Last week, Husband Mike and I celebrated our 10-year wedding anniversary. So THAT’S amazing. We hope to do something bigger later in the fall, but on the actual date we went out for a lovely dinner at Bar La Grassa. I wanted to re-create the hairstyle I’d worn for the BlogHer fashion show for a little added drama, and my stylist did a stellar job. Not identical to the original, but better. read more