Dressed for: Sweltering

Already Pretty outfit featuring black button dress, black studded wrap belt, chain booties, fringe handbag

Dress – thrifted – similarsustainable
Belt – Another Line
Boots – Dolce Vita Yazmina – similarsecondhand options
Bag – Amazon/DIY (post here) – vintage/handmade fringe bags
Earrings – Bree Richey
Bracelet – J.Crew via eBaysimilarsustainable

Those famed Dog Days of Summer? They have ARRIVED. And even though I’m mostly hiding from the humidity in my air-conditioned home, I can’t stay indoors until fall. So out come the dresses, the belts, and the ankle boots! The earrings haven’t made an appearance on the blog yet, but I bought them months ago at the American Craft Council show from Bree Richey. Who is as hilarious as she is talented.

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Dressed for: Olive, Denim, Brown

Already Pretty outfit featuring denim jacket, sustainable dress, Frye boots, J.W. Hulme tote

Jacket – Kut from the Kloth (no longer available) – similarsustainable
Dress – Blue Canoe (organic/sustainable)
Boots – Frye Leslie Artisan via eBay
Bag – J.W. Hulmebudget option (also sustainable)
Necklace – No Service
Earrings – Sam Edelman (no longer available) – similarsustainable
Bracelets – various – similar/sustainable

So this outfit is from a month or so ago, and I was wondering if I’d missed the window to post an ensemble featuring tall boots … but we’ve had a few cool snaps lately, so I’m throwing it into the mix before the Dog Days truly set in! Plus …

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Dressed for: Extra Coverage

Already Pretty outfit featuring Eileen Fisher jacket, asymmetric tunic, metallic leggings, Frye Vera Short Stud, fringe handbag

Jacket – Eileen Fisher (no longer available) – similarsustainable
Tunic – Chalet courtesy LISSA the Shop
Leggings – Yummie (no longer available) – similarsustainable
Boots – Frye via eBay – more on eBay
Bag – Amazon/DIY (post here) – vintage/handmade fringe bags
Earrings – Adriana Sotosimilar/sustainable
Sunglasses – Quay

Quite a lot of coverage for a July outfit, eh? I’ve been dealing with some health stuff lately that’s made me even more temperature-sensitive than usual, so I’m layered up for fall on a warm-ish summer day. But it gave me a chance to try out this funky layered tunic from LISSA the Shop and keep my Fryes from gathering dust. I’m on the road to recovery now and temps are soaring this week, so expect more seasonally-appropriate outfits, soon!

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