Posts Tagged: studded wrap bracelet

Dressed for: Old Reliable

Already Pretty outfit featuring striped skater dress, Desigual scarf, glitter leggings, Frye Vera Slouch, studded wrap bracelet

Scarf – Desigual (no longer available) – more Desigual
Tunic/dress – ASOS
Leggings – Hue (no longer available) – similar
Boots – Frye Vera Slouch
Studded wrap bracelet – Streets Ahead via Ideeli – similar
Earrings – art fair – similar

This is the outfit I reach for when it’s cold outside, I have 10 minutes to get dressed, and I want to look casual but pulled-together. I’ve worn it so many times that I had to replace the old striped Target tunic I’d been using for the past two years because the black stripes had started to fade into the white ones, giving the garment a gray and grungy cast. This new garment is called a dress, but it’s definitely more of a tunic on me! Paired with my metallic sheen leggings and foolproof printed scarf, it’s a longtime standby. read more

Dressed for: Presenting in a Bar

Already Pretty outfit featuring Ikat scarf, pink sweater, black full skirt, pink tights, ECCO Sculptured 65 Tall boots, Kate Spade polka dot bag

Scarf – thrifted – similar colors
Sweater – thrifted – similar (in neon fuchsia)
Skirt – Banana Republic (no longer available) – similar
Earrings – Target (no longer available) – similar
Studded wrap bracelet, Streets Ahead via Ideeli – similar
Tights – Express
Boots – ECCO Sculptured 65 Tall Boots
Bag – Kate Spade Carlisle Street Sylvie Satchel via eBay

I wore this to give a presentation to members of Springboard for the Arts and YNPN Twin Cities over at the Icehouse. And let me tell you, presenting in a bar is FUN. (Photo evidence here.) Everyone is relaxed, the atmosphere is casual, and people are much less shy about hitting you with tough questions. Which I love. Q&A is always the best part of my speaking gigs! read more

Dressed for: Olive

Already Pretty outfit featuring military jacket, striped tee shirt, leather midi skirt, brown suede boots, rhinestone necklace

Military jacket – Kohl’s (no longer available) – similar
Striped tee – thrifted – similar
Leather skirt, Grace Vintage – similar items
Boots, Envy Footwear Katima via Piperlime (no longer available) – similar
Necklace – Target (no longer available) – more chunky rhinestone necklaces
Studded wrap bracelet, Streets Ahead via Ideeli – similar
Earrings – BGBJewelrysimilar

Olive green is fast becoming my favorite neutral. It pairs beautifully with black, brown, gray, and white, but also brings out the best in colors like magenta, navy, and purple. Burgundy is still the front-runner, but olive is a close second. read more