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{outfits} This Week in Fashion



  Friday, February 15, 2013 at 7:30 AM   |    Post a Comment     Tagged:,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,, 
Happy Friday!  What a week we had, right? The storm kept me home on Monday because we weren't plowed until 8pm...oy! But then I went back to work Tuesday - Thursday and will be working from home today, as usual.  Unfortunately I missed two events on Monday (the LXR & Co. Brunch & the Kaelen presentation) BUT I got to go to the Kate Spade Saturday exclusive preview party on Wednesday! I'll tell you more about that on Monday.

As you can see, I have a new item on this week! My CHANEL BLAZER!!! EEEP! I alluded to the purchase in this post revealing my Burberry Prorsum dress.  This was definitely a really lucky find at Roundabout Resale.  I paid $400 for it...can you say AMAZING!  After some research I found that it is from Autumn 1998, it's amazing how a classic item really can stand the test of time (duh, that's why it's classic.) Needless to say I am obsessed and can't wait to wear it more!

I have also decided to try and wear all my blazers over the next few weeks. It's such a shame that they don't get as much wear as I would like, but they make it difficult to wear coats and those are definitely a necessity in the city. But I'm going to suck it up and wear them, even if I have to carry them while I walk! ;)

Monday: Blazer: The Extreme Collection (Second Time Around Vintage), Top: Equipment (Marshall's), Jeans: Rag & Bone (Shobop), Booties: No.704b. (DSW),  Watch: Michael Kors (Lord & Taylor)

Tuesday: Blazer: Chanel (Roundabout Resale) Tee: H&M, Jeans: Free People (Gilt Groupe), Flats: Liz Claiborne (DSW), Necklace: Francesca's, Watch: Michael Kors (Lord & Taylor)
Thursday: Sweater: Madewell (Shobop), Vest: French Connection (Marshall's) Jeans: Genetic Denim c/o Piperlime, Boots: Grandma's Brooch: Laila Rowe, Watch: Michael Kors (Lord & Taylor)

And a detail shot of my alligator :)

About Closet Fashionista

Loves to get bargains on clothes and is obsessed with Harry Potter. By day she is a freelance graphic and web designer. She also has a slight obsession with movies.

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30 comments:

  1. that blazer is SO you - it's like it was meant to be :)

    Chic on the Cheap

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  2. Love those looks ! the details are amazing !
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  3. EEEEEEE! Chanel blazer! Soooo beautiful!
    Love that vest, too!

    xoxox
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  4. That Chanel blazer is lovely - what an incredible purchase. Wearing blazers under jackets can be a bit of a pain sometimes but I find you get used to it if you just do it a few times....

    Courtney ~ http://sartorialsidelines.com

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  5. All so cute! Especially the third!

    Have a nice weekend!

    XOXO from the Netherlands,
    Lucia

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  6. The same thing happens to me.
    I forget about my blazers and have over a dozen.
    In my case, it¡s because i live in hot weather all year round :(
    and i love the Chanel :)

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  7. Oh, Chanel! It's lovely! This would be your second Chanel piece now right?

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  8. That Chanel blazer, love! :-)
    and that alligator is so cute!

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  9. "Eeep" indeed! Love the utterly timeless nature of Chanel. What a beauty you found.

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  10. Oh little crocodile brooch gives so much life to the vest! I sometimes feel sorry for not wearing my blazers that much, think it's a great idea to force myself to wear them! Happy weekend!

    Cee. ♥

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  11. You paid 400? Oh man. It is perfect on you and I'm sure you'll get alot of wear out of it..since it's a classic. I love the fur vest with the furry boots too!

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  12. Oh gosh! You are a lucky girl!!!
    I really like your aligator, I'm sure it makes you feel fierce :)

    See you and happy weekend!

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  13. I love the blazers. Right now I am lusting after a mint green blazer that I saw at the mall. The alligator is so adorable.

    Jessica @ Sunny Days and Starry Nights

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  14. You had a cute week ;)

    xo Jennifer

    http://seekingstyleblog.wordpress.com

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  15. I love our blog! Would you like to follow each other?

    xoxo

    ~Meghan

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  16. Love the Chanel blazer!

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  17. Very cute outfits! I like that they are very comfy and relaxed so you can really wear it to school or work..

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  18. Hey! I wish I could just swim in your closet. I mean chanel? amazing! You will have that forever and pass it on to a loved one!

    -Nico

    www.SatinAndSalt.com

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  19. That chanel jacket is AMAZING. I'm insanely jealous. And Iove that first look!

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  20. LOVE that first outfit. love how the top ties at the bottom! so cute!


    xxx
    Lady à la Mode

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  21. That velvet blazer is to die for!! I love it so much on you!!!
    xoAmy
    www.dreamingincashmere.com

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  22. OMG! Yayyy, you got a Chanel blazer! It is totally classic, looks lovely on you, and even looks to be a bit purple! :D

    Also, you look so grown up and sophisticated. Ha! Why do I never look like that? Haha

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  23. that alligator pin is too cute!!

    xo SideSmile,
    Ashley
    SideSmile Style

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  24. Do you wear jeans to work? I wish we had more days than Friday for jeans... Really love the blazer. It did stand the test of time for sure!



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