Posts Tagged: yellow blazer

Dressed for: Almost Myself

Already Pretty outfit featuring collarless tweed blazer, white tee, black cropped ponte pants, black pumps, rhinestone brooches, Rebecca Minkoff MAB mini

Blazer – thrifted – similar
Tee – Amber Sun via Nordstrom
Pants – Jackie Ankle Pants courtesy Karen Kane
Belt – thrifted – similar
Pumps, Etienne Aigner via Ideeli – similar
Bag – Rebecca Minkoff Studded Mab Mini – via eBay
Brooches – thrifted – more rhinestone brooches
Earrings – Old Navy (no longer available) – similar

I wore this to a preview event of the new Lily + Violet boutique in the Linden Hills neighborhood of Minneapolis, which I attended with the lovely Sarah Von. I’ve felt pretty schlubby at the past few events I’ve attended, so I wanted a more polished look for this one. I seldom tuck shirts into my pants and haven’t hauled out my brooches in ages, so it felt fun to dress up as someone who looked a lot like me, but with a few newish twists. read more

Daily Outfit: 1/5/11

Already Pretty Daily Outfit 1/5/11 featuring pink patent pumpsLemon yellow blazer, thrifted – similar
Navy tee, thrifted – similar
Plaid silk circle skirt, thrifted – similar plaid full skirts
Navy ribbed tights, Banana Republic – similar (also from BR), similar color
Pink pumps, Nine West (no longer available) – similar
Silver necklace, Fossil (no longer available) – budget similar, more similar but spendy

As I mentioned over on Facebook, this outfit prompted a slew of “so springy!” comments. I have loads and loads of black and gray in my cold weather wardrobe, and make a real effort to incorporate bright, bold colors during the winter, including those that many relegate to spring and summer wear only. That’s right, I’m a rebel and I’ll never ever be any goooood. read more