{outfit post} Plaid & Fur

Tuesday, January 1, 2013

Confession: I am not a big fan of plaid. Well... I used to not be. I don't know what has come over me. All of a sudden I am drawn to everything plaid! In the past the only plaid I was a fan of was Burberry, but now everything has changed. Even though I have a new affinity for plaid, I still feel I needed a shot gun or a blue ox to go with this look today! I found this awesome button down at the Goodwill, in the men's section! I recently read that a couple of bloggers find some good stuff in the men's department, so I thought I'd give it a shot. At the thrift store, it's always a good idea to scour every department, because so often times they mix up every gender and size. I can't tell you how many times I've seen women's jeans and blouses in the men's section. But this top today is a man's shirt, and I am more than happy to sport it!


Total Outfit Cost: $98.99

(I think that's a record high)

Estimated Retail:$242.29


{shirt}
brand: Chaps-Ralph Lauren
purchase price: $5.99
purchased from: The Goodwill
estimated retail: $89.50

{fur vest}
brand: Forever 21
purchase price: $28.00
purchased from: Forever 21
estimated retail: $28.00
Also Styled here

{accessories}
brand: various
purchase price: $20.00
purchased from: ebay, thrift, Charlotte Russe, Target
estimated retail: $45.00

{boots}
brand: Brash
purchase price:$35.00
purchased from: Payless Shoes
estimated retail: $59.99
Similar pair here

{jeans}
brand: Forever 21
purchase price:$10.00
purchased from: Forever 21
estimated retail: $19.80
Similar pair here



Just for Laughs....
My photoshop skills could use some refining, but I couldn't resist this collage.

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