Spring Lookbook 2013

Saturday, December 28, 2013

Looks to love and transition to next season..a visual feast!

Hang onto the pink, the midi skirts, your brogues, your leather biker jacket (which you should be buying on sale at this moment!), cross body bag, cable knit sweater, chokers, fluorescent pops of color, crop tops (gulp! I wear a dress under a crop top to get the look sans tummy)...Spring; lets do this thing. All images via Harpers Bazzar:

can't wait for Spring Fashion!!!

How to wear heels with jeans

Wearing heels with jeans looks super chic and polished, but if you choose the wrong pair you will be limping within hours.  I like the wedge heel with jeans because it is more comfortable. Here are some well priced, user-friendly options and how to wear the look:

jeans and heels:

pour la victorie Mai-Army pumps
Steven by Steve madden pumps

How to wear:
jeans and heels
j crew merino tippi sweater
rag and bone varsity jacket (this jacket is insane)
Acne studios sunglasses
Heather Hawkins native arrow necklace
Reed Krakoff Atlantique bionic mini tote
pour la victorie Mai-Army pump 
gap legging jeans (washed ink)

A fair priced brogue from Boden

Brogues are in now and all over the spring collections--if the toe is right and not to masculine, they are super flattering and comfortable.  I like them with shorts or with pants that hit right above the ankle.  These from Boden are my favorite in this price range.  Jil Sander and Lanvin make beautiful ones but they are  $$$.  This is the same look. 

Here is the look: Olivia Palermo

Friday, December 27, 2013

Pink coats

The pink coat look has been everywhere this Fall/Winter and is still rolling into spring.  Here is the look and then some affordable options:

zara masculine studio overcoat

Pink fluffy textured oversized jacket

pink coat

Pink fluffy textured oversized jacket
madewell muscle tee
acne boots
Illisteva mirrored lense horn sunglasses
Joomi lim bracelet
J brand mid rise skinny jeans
rochas open tote

p.s. I am obsessed with the Acne boots! They have other colors too and the cut and fit is gorgeous. xoxo

Thursday, December 26, 2013

Winter Break Ensemble

Fendi Fur Look for Less

I love the Fendi "fur monsters" from the Fall/Winter season and would love to add one to my bag, but not for $500! I love this look for less by Thursday Friday and am going to pop one right on my handbag!

As seen for Fendi:

Home Keyring, Camel/RaspberryHome Keyring, Black/WhiteHome Keyring, Teal/CloudHome Keyring, Red/Blue
Thursday Friday handbag and keyring clip

Additional 40% off at Madewell

Post Christmas Madness at Madewell...
What to check out...

Tuxedo Vest
tuxedo vest

Silk Scallop Peplum Top

silk peplum top(very flattering on)

Shimmerweave Bomber
shimmer-weave leather sleeve bomber

Brushed Oversized Coat
brushed oversized coat

The Sloane Satchel in Suede
sloan satchel in suede

Silk Flowerstripe Blouse
silk flower sleeve blouse

More OUTNET goodness

The Outnet has become one of my favorite websites.  I am a girl who loves a deal and almost everything I buy is usually on some kind of sale, unless it is an investment item that will not go on sale. This is my favorite time to scoop up great pieces to build a wardrobe.  I am always on the lookout for interesting additions that can transfer my wardrobe into the next season.  Here are some of my favorites:

Paradise cropped leather jacket by Alice + Olivia
Alice and Olivia leather jacket (XS you are in luck)

Embellished printed silk and cotton-blend top by 3.1 Phillip LimEmbellished printed silk and cotton-blend top by 3.1 Phillip Lim
3.1 Phillip Lim embellished top

Embroidered silk dress by Mikael AghalEmbroidered silk dress by Mikael Aghal

Mikael Aghal silk embroidered dress

Leopard-print cotton-blend track pants by Zoe KarssenLeopard-print cotton-blend track pants by Zoe Karssen

Zoe Karssen leopard print track pants
Poe leather pumps by AcnePoe leather pumps by Acne
Acne pumps

Arie plissé chiffon blouse by Alice + Olivia
Alice and Olivia blouse

Eartha leather trapeze bag by ZAC Zac PosenEartha leather trapeze bag by ZAC Zac Posen
Zac Zac Posen bag(love this color with black, camel, cream)

Leather shoulder bag by Nina RicciLeather shoulder bag by Nina Ricci
Nina Ricci bag (this is a French goddess bag!)

Enameled gold-plated necklace  by Kenneth Jay Lane

Kenneth Jay Lane necklace

Gold-tone cabochon ring by Oscar de la Renta

Oscar De La Renta cabochon ring(this looks like an heirloom and looks great with everything)
Gold-plated sodalite necklace by Gemma ReduxGold-plated sodalite necklace by Gemma Redux
Gemma Redux necklace (this style necklace is super in style and all over Spring runway)