cute & little | Dallas Fashion Blog: Summertime Tweed

Thursday, July 28, 2011

Summertime Tweed

gap black v-neck sweater bb dakota groton tweed skirt forever 21 leopard skinny belt aldo whitsey cognac pumps melie bianco madison purse mk5430 forever 21 bangles

gap black v-neck sweater bb dakota groton tweed skirt forever 21 leopard skinny belt aldo whitsey cognac pumps melie bianco madison purse mk5430 forever 21 bangles

gap black v-neck sweater bb dakota groton tweed skirt forever 21 leopard skinny belt aldo whitsey cognac pumps melie bianco madison purse mk5430 forever 21 bangles
Still coddling my new Madison bag like a baby.

gap black v-neck sweater bb dakota groton tweed skirt forever 21 leopard skinny belt aldo whitsey cognac pumps melie bianco madison purse mk5430 forever 21 bangles
Top: Gap Black V-Neck (old) - XS (similar - slim Ann Taylor one!) (similar)
Belt: Forever 21 Leopard Skinny Belt - S / $2.50 (similar) (similar)
Skirt: BB Dakota Groton Metallic Skirt via Hautelook - 2 / $32 (buy) (similar - DVF on sale $92)
Shoes: Aldo Whitsey - 35 / $110 (buy) (similar)
Purse: Melie Bianco Madison - $50 (buy - on sale $65)
Watch: Michael Kors "Small Runway" (MK5430) - $127 (buy)
Necklace: Forever 21 Teardrop Collar Necklace - $7.80 (similar)
Bangles: Forever 21 Feminine Wrapped Bangles - (similar)
Earrings: Forever 21 Bow Drop Earrings - (similar - on sale $19!)

I noticed the BB Dakota skirt on Hautelook a couple days ago and realized that it had been awhile since I had worn mine.  Even though it's a tweed material, the skirt length is short and still not too heavy even for the summertime {well, as long as you're indoors in the A/C at least part of the day!}.  I kept my look simple but threw in a fun leopard belt.  When the animal prints come out, you know I'm ready for the weekend! 

Oh, and smokey eye makeup is a weekend must too!  :)

gap black v-neck sweater bb dakota groton tweed skirt forever 21 leopard skinny belt aldo whitsey cognac pumps melie bianco madison purse mk5430 forever 21 bangles
I attempted to use an asian Bump-It (gifted by Jessy) for my ponytail.  I need more practice...
gap black v-neck sweater bb dakota groton tweed skirt forever 21 leopard skinny belt aldo whitsey cognac pumps melie bianco madison purse mk5430 forever 21 bangles

gap black v-neck sweater bb dakota groton tweed skirt forever 21 leopard skinny belt aldo whitsey cognac pumps melie bianco madison purse mk5430 forever 21 bangles

gap black v-neck sweater bb dakota groton tweed skirt forever 21 leopard skinny belt aldo whitsey cognac pumps melie bianco madison purse mk5430 forever 21 bangles


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29 comments:

Michelle said... [Reply]

This ensemble is great, Kileen!! It really lets your new bag shine!! I love that bag!!

Anikasmom said... [Reply]

Such a classy, adorable outfit.

ilene said... [Reply]

cute bag - love it!! and those bangles are so fun!!

Alamodeetplus said... [Reply]

I'm loving all the accessory accents in this outfit- the leopard belt, the statement necklace and the gorgeous bag give a big POP!

shinyprettythings said... [Reply]

i love this!!! so pretty, i love tweed. and that new bag is adorable! reminds me of the MK bags, great buy!!

Jewel Clicks said... [Reply]

Lovely bag! :) 

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VanC said... [Reply]

Tweed is not something I think about for summer, but the simplicity your outfit makes it look light. The touch of leopard is great. Cute outfit, Kileen!
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Elle said... [Reply]

 I love this bag! You wear it so well.

StaceyKay said... [Reply]

Ohhh how I love your bag!



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Fabienne Jach said... [Reply]

Love this look on you, especially all the little details such as the leopard spotted belt. I'd coddle that bag, too, btw!
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MarianneMatic said... [Reply]

Love the outfit, nice necklace too! I notice that you've been striking some look back poses and I like it, it also shows off your very toned legs!

Polka Princess said... [Reply]

Can't take my eyes off that bag! :)

And love how you've added the leopard belt in that whole look......chic!

anekam92 said... [Reply]

I never would have thought to wear tweed in the summertime, but you execute it perfectly! And your necklace is so cute! I love the outfit. 

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Tara said... [Reply]

Very pretty, I love your armful of bangles!

Cecilia Oviedo said... [Reply]

Tweed and leopard, would have never thought of that on but looks totally cool!
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Kat said... [Reply]

Oooh, you're making me want to buy a fall bag already!

Kileen said... [Reply]

this is the PERFECT fall bag in my opinion!! and snag it while it's on sale!!! :)

Natalie said... [Reply]

i think I love that bag the more I see you wear it! Such a great piece! It looks so chic. And you do too! 

Kileen said... [Reply]

thank you! the bag really makes the outfit. :)

Jennif Hsieh said... [Reply]

I love that you took a simple black t-shirt and made it so chic with some tweed and leopard!  :)

IvonneStacy said... [Reply]

You look stunning, love the bag!

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Anna said... [Reply]

I'm such a sucker for neutrals and I think you wore this look spectacularly. Your new bag is especially fitting - it pulls everything together so nicely. 

brett said... [Reply]

such a polished look and i am with you... can't take my eyes off the bag
brett

Caroline Goldingham said... [Reply]

I love this outfit! You look so chic and elegant.
I'm going to have to try my belt like that too.

I did tell you

Callandra said... [Reply]

I adore tweed and leopard print mix .....hands down one of my favorite looks!  I've never tried a bump it, you'll have to let us know how user friendly it is ;)

Lyddiegal said... [Reply]

I love this neutral look - mixing black and brown is definitely a favorite of mine. The bag, belt and bangles are all awesome!

Urban Jungle Fashion said... [Reply]

I LOVE that MKors watch!

Jessica said... [Reply]

Love the skirt (and especially the belt!) and the bag is still very cute (and I'm sure it will continue to be cute!). :)

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