Fashion Outfits

Leather Lapel and Colored Denim

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{Tuxedo Jacket: American Eagle (Similar), Tee: Express, Jeans: Chor (Similar), Shoes: Franco Sarto.
 ALL purchased at Marshalls/TJ Maxx}
Last year, I had my eye on this blazer all season long. I wanted it so badly, but I have approximately 27 other black blazers, and the price point was just a little too much for me to spend on something I basically already owned. Then, a week or so before our wedding in July (this year), I was at Marshalls when the leather lapel caught my eye. To my surprise, there was one of the exact jacket I had been coveting from AE, and it just happened to be in my size. Furthermore, it was less than $20, and I had a little leftover birthday money to spend. How’s that for pre-wedding luck?
In that same Marshalls trip, I found these jeans for $7. It is my first pair of colored denim, because, to be honest, I was a little afraid to try the trend. Now? I. Can’t. Stop. Wearing. Them. I ended up going back to Marshalls later that week and spent the rest of my birthday money on a purple pair and a pink pair.

 

Necklace: Premier Designs (Similar)

 

 

2 Comments

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    Katy @ Sugar and Chiffon
    August 28, 2012 at 11:42 am

    Thank you, Carla! And I totally agree- Marshall’s and TJ Maxx are like gold mines!

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    Carla
    August 27, 2012 at 6:10 pm

    Marshall’s is always full of treasures. Loving this basic, yet modern outfit. Also, congrats on your wedding! – Carla

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