Using my go-to basics as the foundation of a look is a no brainer; all that’s left is to throw on a killer coat and some boots. I’m obsessed with the high ankle style of this pair from Public Desire.
And this just in…
I’m happy to share that I am partnering with ALEX AND ANI in support of the American Cancer Society. 20% of the proceeds from the Celebrate Today bangle go to the cause. Shopping definitely feels even better when you can give back in the process. I love that ALEX AND ANI creates bracelets with a cause and works with various organizations to help give back via it’s Charity by Design line – we need more of that in the world! To purchase and participate, shop via the link below!
Coat: Zara | Turtleneck: Zara | Jeans:BDG at Urban Outfitters | Boots: Public Desire | Celebrate Today Bangle: ALEX AND ANI
I’ll admit – I have a love/hate relationship with blazers. I often think they look way too corporate and find they are difficult to style outside of a professional atmosphere (maybe that’s the accountant in me). So, I’ve been trying to put my blazers to use as weekend wear.
Here’s what I’ve found: 1. Roll the sleeves. Instant casual vibe. 2. Pair it with items that definitely wouldn’t be seen in a work setting – IE a crop top or distressed denim. Shop some of my top picks below.
- Topshop Slinky 80’s Blazer | 2. Zara Velvet Jacket | 3. Mango Textured Wool Blazer |4. LOÉIL Roberta Velvet Blazer | 5. Givenchy Blazer
Between Calvin Klein, Tommy Hilfiger and Levi’s, it’s clear that those classic all-American brands are back on the upswing. Not complaining!
I was so happy to grab this one-of-a-kind distressed Levi’s tee from Mustard Yellow. With winter on its way, this piece is perfect under a denim jacket with some tights and killer boots, of course.
It’s no surprise that velvet is everywhere right now. From slip dresses to shoes to suiting, there isn’t much that this on-trend fabric hasn’t touched. I got this velvet romper… yes, those are shorts!… recently and can’t get over how versatile it is. Layering under is a serious trend right now, so I tossed on a leotard underneath and called it a day: simple! When it comes to looking put together with minimal effort, it’s all about standout pieces that are easy and comfortable, just like these.
Romper: Urban Outfitters | Leotard: Urban Outfitters | Sneakers: Adidas