Thursday, March 21, 2013

Suede the Last, and Etro the First

It's a long weekend for me (vacation days - yeah!) so I'm gonna make this short. I'll be back on Sunday or Monday, and I have a surprise - I'm meeting up with another blogger! Who could it be...?

For my Friday, it's the third wear for this burgundy suede skirt.
I previously wore it here with lace and leopard, and here this past Monday (yarr!).

Burgundy Suede Pencil Skirt (Danier Leather): Outfit #3
Burgundy Suede Pencil Skirt (Danier Leather)
  
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I'm also wearing my new-to-me Etro blazer that I picked up a couple of weekends ago (here, lots of detail shots of it) for $42.00 - not bad for high-end real designer wear made in Italy. I think it's probably from the late 90s, based on the length of the jacket.
I added my mustard ruffled shirt (last seen here with my brown lace skirt) to pull out a bit of the yellow in the jacket's lapels.

Black Blazer with Tie Lapels (Etro): Outfit #1
Black Blazer with Tie Lapels (Etro)
  
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I like this longer line of jacket - it also has very nice sharp shoulders (not padded, just well-shaped). I rolled the sleeves to bring out the oyster silk.
For my shoes, my lovely Coffee Sumatra Fluevogs were perfect (worn 3 times in the March 2012 capsule, recap here).

The stuff:
Someone's legs are in the shot...
These are the most comfy shoes - I wish Fluevog still made the Coffee family!

Jacket (Etro, consignment), blouse (Gap, thrifted), skirt (Danier Leather, thrifted), shoes (Coffee Sumatra, Fluevog), belt (Gap), spinnner ring (Twang & Pearl), vintage ring (Sarah Coventry).

10 comments:

  1. That is a gorgeous jacket - such a flattering length. The whole outfit is gorgeous! I hate to think how much money is invested in just your shoes.

    And I can't wait to find out who you're meeting! Are you going to Vancouver? I can't wait to get to Seattle and meet Joni and Bella.

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  2. Love that new jacket! I wish I could have voted "love" : > The shape is perfection. Oh hey, who's wearing the white socks?

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  3. Kitty feet!!! I spy kitty feet!

    I really love those shoes, I could see them going with quite a few things and if they are comfy to boot then that is awesome!

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  4. Ślicznie, bardzo mi się podoba bluzka z żabotami i cudne buty:)))Pozdrawiam serdecznie

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  5. Love the lapels on that jacket! Your coffee heels are the perfect shoes for that skirt. Hello kitty paws!

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  6. Those tights and the lapels on the jacket! Wow, they so compliment each other! Nice! (Oh and I adore those widdle kitty feet!)

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  7. Love the jacket and the skirt, especially with the mustard ruffly shirt. Great combo, and so very you.

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  8. Hope you enjoy your long weekend! I really like the burgundy and mustard together :)

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  9. The jacket is just stunning!! Love it with the mustard and burgundy!!
    The fluvogs are GORGEOUS--and so much nicer next to Vizzini paws!!

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