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Bits and Pieces: Bows On Bows
February,05 2014 | Bits and Pieces, J. Crew, Kate Spade, Lookbook, Markus Lupfer, T by Alexander Wang, Winter Fashion
I have a confession – I am typically not a bow fan. While I consider my style feminine, I see bows as more “girly” and that isn’t always the direction I want to take with my look. But it began with my husband gifting me this Kate Spade Beau Bag, and now it has spiraled into gloves. I can’t tell you where it will stop, but I’m open to the ride. But bows aside, the star of this look is clearly the sparkly, glittery, make-you-want-to-bedazzle-again sweater. It was a bit of a splurge but I got it on sale so I can’t complain (my wallet still can though, sigh). And probably my best investment of the entire outfit has been this T by Alexander Wang neoprene pleated skirt. Featured a few times on the blog (remember this and this?), I think it’s truly the most flattering silhouette for most figures. Cinched at the waist while simultaneously floating away from the hips – it’s the perfect hourglass illusion. And a red lip as the finishing touch? 100% sass approved.
Sweater – Markus Lupfer (on sale!) | Skirt – T by Alexander Wang | Gloves – Carolina Amato (steal version here) | Tights – Commando | Boots – J.Crew (similar here and here) | Bag – Kate Spade (smaller version here)