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Black and White and Chic All Over

January 28, 2010

I was going to call this post “Pretty Badass;Pretty Sweet” but I’m going cliché instead.  I am trying to stretch my wardrobe as much as possible and I was very inspired by this picture in Harper’s Bazaar:

But you know what?  Sometimes I don’t want to be “edgy” I want to be a pretty, pretty, princess (I am dating myself there).  So I styled this outfit two different ways.

With just the change of a couple accessories this outfit transforms.  The potential’s are endless.  For an even more girlie look, try a full, high-waisted skirt.  Even edgier?  Throw on studded anything and try a dramatic lip. Here are some more out-takes for your viewing pleasure.

I totally punched that dog to sleep.

The List:

The black and white striped tee will be a major part of my winter wardrobe.  It is so now, so french and so chic.  I got this on for $12 from H&M and will probably buy several over the season (there is one at Zara I am lusting over).  I great tee is such a cheap, easy way to transform a closet full of clothes.  Try it out!

Striped Tee: H&M

Black Destroyed Jeans: Gap

Swing Coat: Jasmin Sola

Black Headband: Marshall’s

Glitter Belt: F21

Sequin Flats: Target

Moto Jacket: F21

Gladiator Heels: Nine West

Which look do you prefer?

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6 Comments leave one →
  1. January 28, 2010 9:09 pm

    hey, i saw you on mel’s blog, idee geniale and then on chictopia. you are totally adorable! love that you have a blog! i’ll be coming back by! and that plaid poncho you wore in your chictopia post was so awesome!!!! love that thing!

  2. jadeylangley permalink*
    January 28, 2010 9:14 pm

    Thanks so much!! I just stumbled upon Mel’s post a couple hours ago, will certainly be giving her a shout out tomorrow! I just checked out your blog, also super cute!!

  3. January 28, 2010 9:41 pm

    I like them both – they look great.

    If pressed to pick, I would say the leather jacket – so “now” and fashion forward with the shoes and stripes.

  4. January 28, 2010 11:22 pm

    I like how your jacket change really changes the dynamics of this outfit!

  5. January 29, 2010 12:15 am

    Cute post! I like this outfit very much! Moto Jacket + stripped shirt = perfection!

    -Coco from Our Paper Moon

  6. January 31, 2010 7:43 pm

    How right you are about accessories…and I’m a total jacket fanatic! Both outfits get a thumbs up.

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