Posts Tagged: tsubo acrea

Dressed for: Watercolors

Already Pretty outfit featuring burgundy ponte dress, Tsubo Acrea, Falke tights, Foley + Corinna Mid-City Tote, watercolor print scarf

Scarf – BeckSöndergaard via Jessica Rose
Dress – Target (no longer available) – similarbudget
Tights – Spanx
Shoes – Acrea courtesy Tsubo
Bag – Mid-City Tote courtesy Foley + Corinna
Earrings – Realia by Jen

I wore this to my dear friend Christina’s baby shower on a day considerably warmer than this! My watercolor-print scarf drew lots of compliments, and I’m eager to give it another outing. I’m pondering doing a month of scarf-inclusive outfits, either in December or January. Since I acquired bales of new scarves on the UK trip, I figure I should get ’em into rotation! Plus, I’m eternally cold and nothing keeps me cozy like a giant, lofty scarf. read more

Dressed for: Angles

Already Pretty outfit featuring Liza Rietz Ruffle dress, Banana Republic brown belt, Tsubo Acrea

Dress, Liza Rietz Ruffle Dress
Belt – Banana Republic (no longer available) – similar
Shoes – Tsubo Acrea courtesy Tsubo
Earrings, Karin Jacobson

I don’t have a lot of pieces in my wardrobe that I’d describe as “architectural,” but this years-old custom dress certainly fits that description. It’s made from a sturdy cotton that keeps its shape, but also conforms to mine. And I still just love the ruffle detailing!

Are you a fan of angular or architectural clothing design? read more

Dressed for: A Ringer

Already Pretty outfit featuring leopard print tee, pink tulle skirt, Tsubo Acrea, smoky topaz necklace

Leopard print top, thrifted – similar
Tulle skirt, thrifted – similar items
Pumps – Tsubo Acrea courtesy Tsubo
Necklace, The Pudding Store
Earrings, Sundance Catalog (a gift) – similar
Bracelets, thrifted and gifted – similar look

I hit on this combination of pieces at least a month ago, but for some reason chose not to wear it the day I discovered it worked. No idea why. Maybe it was too cool that day for light layers or I didn’t want to do bare legs. Whatever the reason, I popped it onto my outfit list and was delighted to come across it on a day when I was struggling to find a fun ensemble. read more