Posts Tagged: leopard pumps

Dressed for: Spring Jewels

Already Pretty outfit featuring burgundy blazer, radiant orchid dress, leopard pumps, Foley + Corinna Mid-City Tote, Zara rhinestone necklace

Blazer – thrifted – similar
Dress – Land’s End
Belt – Amazon – similar color
Shoes – Anne Klein (no longer available) – similar
Bag – Mid-City Tote courtesy Foley + Corinna
Necklace – Zara via eBaysimilar
Earrings – CJ Rose Boutique
Bracelet – thrifted – similar

I wore this mix of jewel tones to the recent Unlikely Entrepreneurs event, where the talented and visionary Nancy Rosenbaum interviewed me about my circuitous and odd career path. We taped the event and I hope to have some video to post in a few weeks once I’m back from my San Francisco trip and a little less overwhelmed. It was fascinating to have someone walk me through my various jobs chronologically, talk about my choices, and see exactly how unplanned most of my working life has been. Seems like every time I cook up a concrete plan, the Universe throws me a major curveball and I have to scrap it. Works for me. I feel like one of my major life lessons has been “Learn to roll with it,” and I am. read more

Dressed for: Ten Years

Dress, Calvin Klein via Macy’s (no longer available) – similar shape
Leopard pumps – Anne Klein Watchit
Clutch, Nine West (no longer available) – similar
Earrings, Karin Jacobson
Bracelet, don’t remember – more matte silver cuffs

Last week, Husband Mike and I celebrated our 10-year wedding anniversary. So THAT’S amazing. We hope to do something bigger later in the fall, but on the actual date we went out for a lovely dinner at Bar La Grassa. I wanted to re-create the hairstyle I’d worn for the BlogHer fashion show for a little added drama, and my stylist did a stellar job. Not identical to the original, but better. read more

Dressed for: Sunshine on a Cloudy Day

Already Pretty outfit featuring striped blazer, orange dress, leopard pumps, Marc by Marc Jacobs turnlock bag, wide belt

Striped blazer, Express (no longer available) – similar
Orange dress, Mountain Hardwear Loess via 6pm
Belt – Banana Republic (no longer available) – similar
Leopard pumps – Anne Klein Watchit
Bracelets, Target
Earrings, via Opitz – similar
Bag, Marc by Marc Jacobs via eBay – more turnlock bags

Nothing like a colorful dress to help make an overcast day feel less gloomy. Maybe I can’t make my own sunshine, but at least I can brighten my immediate surroundings. read more