Tweed Blazer = Winter Basics

It occurred to me that I have not worn this jacket this season as often as I would like. I think we all fall into the habit of wearing the same things over and over again. This season I am going to try to change that a bit by rotating things around my closet. Speaking of seasons, this is the last week of winter and I am ready for spring. Are you already spring cleaning or do you wait a few weeks after the official date? I usually change right at the beginning of every season because I like to change my color palette.

Outfit Details

It’s been a rough few weeks and on my friday’s I like outfits that require minimal effort. I knew I wanted to wear to this tweed jacket but I wanted something simple. Since its still cold out, I decided to wear jeans and a long sleeve shirt with my black satchel. A pair of black heels and a red lip to finish off the week.

Thrifted Items: Jeans: Gap, Goodwill: $5.00 / Shirt: Black long Sleeve Shirt, Goodwill: $4.00  Thrifted total $9.00


 

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Ann Taylor Tweed Jacket, similar here

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Wide Leg Crepe Trousers + Peasant Top

I’m a clothes girl so if you ask my what era of fashion is my favorite, I might have a hard time answering. I’ll never be able to choose a specific era because I love something about each era. Today, I’m taking you on a trip down memory lane to the 70s by wearing a pair of wide leg crepe trousers and a peasant top. I have alway loved bell bottoms and wide legged pants because coming in at 5’4, it immediately elongates me.

Outfit Details

I’m not the widest person when it comes to wearing white but there is something so crisp about white trousers. I’ll admit I own several pairs because I always have accidents on them but I own quite a few pairs of white trousers in different cuts and styles. I wanted a  bright and cool outfit so I decided to pair the trousers with this pretty floral peasant top. I knew that I needed one more piece to take this outfit over the top and to give that 70s look, I added the fur coat. I added the orange faux-ostrich oversized clutch as another pop of color so that it stood out with the pants but kept the shoes simple by matching them with the blouse.

Trousers: Jones New York, purchased at Goodwill (BNWT): $4.00 / Shoes: Schutz  Blush Shoes, purchased at Goodwill: $4.00 / Clutch: Faux-Ostrich Orange Envelope Clutch, purchased at Goodwill: $4.00 /  Coat: Paris Blues Fur Coat, purchased at Goodwill: $8.00 / Thrift Total: $20.00


 

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Paris Blue Fur Coat, similar here

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Urban Expressions Faux-Ostrich Envelope Bag, similar here

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Melló Day Blouse, available here

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Melló Day Blouse, similar here

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Jones New York Wide Leg Crepe Trousers, similar here

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Schutz Blush Suede Heels, similar here

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