Posts Tagged: vintage scarf

Dressed for: New Friends

Already Pretty outfit featuring vintage scarf, cornflower blue sweater. mustard skirt, burgundy boots

Scarf – thrifted – similar
Sweater – thrifted – similar
Skirt, Anthropologie (no longer available) – similar
Boots – Sam Edelman Seraphina
Earrings – Quincesimilar

Yet another example of how scarves can be fantastic bridging pieces. I would never have guessed that red earrings, a cornflower blue sweater, and a mustard skirt would have been such good friends. But just look at how well they’re getting along!

How often do you use scarves to tie your outfits together? Ever use your scarves to cheat your way into unexpected color combos? read more

Dressed for: A Case of the Reds

Already Pretty outfit featuring vintage scarf, red sweater, burgundy pleated skirt, Foley + Corinna Jet Set

Sweater, thrifted – similar
Skirt, J.Crew Pleated Crepe Skirt
Scarf, thrifted – similar
Pumps, Perlina (no longer available) – similar
Bag – Foley + Corinna Jet Set via eBay
Earrings, thrifted – more knot earrings
Bracelet, thrifted – similar

I feel like I’ve said this about a jillion times: Even though red is my absolute, all-time favorite color to see AND wear, I don’t own or wear as many red pieces as I’d like to. For ages, my only red pullover was a merino crewneck that didn’t quite work with skirts, so I was delighted to find this slightly shorter scoopneck. And I took the opportunity to mix other reds and red-based colors into my ensemble. read more

Daily Outfit: 1/5/12

Already Pretty outfit featuring boyfriend cardigan, Horny Toad dress, maroon tights, BGBGeneration Doris boots, vintage scarf
Red cashmere cardigan, via Opitzsimilar
Coral dress, courtesy Horny Toad
Tights, Target (no longer available) – similar (deep burgundy color)
Boots, BCBGeneration Doris (no longer available) – similar
Scarf, thrifted – similar
Earrings, courtesy A.W.E. Jewelry 

It was 50 degrees today. 50 DEGREES. I know, weather talk, blah, blah, but seriously. 50. Wow.

And yet I couldn’t quite do bare legs. Didn’t seem right. This mix of warm colors seemed like a good alternative celebration. I am loving neutrals lately, but trying to keep the brights in rotation, too. read more