Ack! I'm caught off guard by it being Tuesday - already!
I had to get the new-to-me Betsey Johnson top into an outfit right away.here for $2.50 (two-fifty!). I had fun making people at my work guess how much I paid for it. Hee!
I wore it over top of my ruffled white shirt (last seen here, being an office punk). I was happy that both pieces stayed in place well. The stiffness and slim cut of the shirt worked well with this waistcoat layered over it.
I love the way the collar stands up on this blouse. It felt very Edwardian (as in the era of King Edward).
here), where I wore it 6 times.
here in February with flies and turquoise (and a leather skirt that went buh-bye). I went with brown to pull in the rusty-burgundy colours of the top.
I wanted all the accessories to have a rich brocade type of feel, like the leaves and flowers in the Betsey top. To me, that means more leaves.
Top (Betsey Johnson, thrifted), blouse (Uno Due, thrifted), skirt (Morena, consignment), shoes (Nine West, thrifted), necklace (Lisner, vintage, Grandma J's), spoon bracelet (About Tine), spinner ring (Twang & Pearl), ring (Poly, thrifted), earrings (Plum).