Posts Tagged: navy ponte dress

Dressed for: A Busy Saturday

Already Pretty outfit featuring magenta blazer, navy ponte dress, leopard belt, cognac boots, multi strand silver necklace

Blazer – Ann Taylor (no longer available) – similar color
Dress – Land’s End (mine from last year, but still available)
Belt – thrifted – similar
Boots – Timberland Stratham Heights
Necklaces – Patina and Fossil (no longer available) – similar
Earrings – Noir via Ideeli – similar
Bracelets – Goldy + Mac – similar

I wore this for a full Saturday’s worth of LOTT fun, walking the fellows through speed networking, updating their LinkedIn profiles, practicing public speaking, and discussing parameters for professional and interview dress. We have gotten some wonderfully warm days lately, but I wouldn’t say we’re totally past tights-wearing weather just yet. However, we LOTT it up in a St. Paul office building basement and it can get pretty warm in there after five or six hours, so I braved bare legs. With all that gesticulating and chatting and getting revved about women’s leadership, I was plenty warm. read more

Dressed for: An Abundance of Pockets

Already Pretty outfit featuring gray leather motorcycle jacket, navy ponte dress, magenta belt, magenta suede pumps, chain drop earrings

Gray moto – thrifted – similar shapemore gray leather jackets
Dress – Land’s End
Belt – thrifted – similar
Pumps – Madewell via Shopbop
Earrings – self-made – similar

Don’t expect a sheath-style dress to have pockets, do ya? I know I didn’t. But as a firm believer that pockets make everything more fun, I was delighted by these. The thrifted moto is also pocket-tastic, although I’ve always found the multitudinous zipper pockets on this jacket style to be a little silly. Do I really want to keep my chap stick and keys in front of my shoulder? Probably not. read more