Peacocks in Winter

Friday, January 17, 2014

Jacket
 Vintage  / From: The Goodwill  / Paid: $5.99 /  Retail: unknown



Jeans
Brand: Forever 21 / From: The Goodwill  / Paid: $7.99 /  Retail: $19.80


Blouse
Brand: Forever 21 / From: The Goodwill  / Paid: $3.99 /  Retail: $12.80

Necklace
Brand: n/a / From: Buffalo Exchange  / Paid: $8.00 /  Retail: unknown

Boots
Brand:Nicole / From: Ross  / Paid: $22.99 /  Retail: $150



I bought this vintage blazer 3 years ago and this is the first time I have ever worn it! I have pulled it out of the depths of my closet a few times, but I never could make it fit with anything. I love the fur cuffs, and I think it used to have a detachable fur collar (when it was new). I would guess this blazer originated in the 80's due to it's broad shoulder structure and tapered waist. This jacket and blouse marry well together. Since the blouse is more flowy it can make me appear wider in the mid-section, but the jacket cinches me in all the right places.



14 comments :

Bethany K @ BeforeDuringAfter said...

cute! i love all of it! the boots, the jacket, the necklace, the print!

Love, Iris said...

You are just looking fab! Those boots are sooo adorable

Chelsea Oliver said...

I love everything about this outfit! Especially that gorgeous top!

-Chelsea
chelsandthecity.blogspot.com

Anonymous said...

Absolutely this entire outfit. Beautiful color coordination and that jacket is gorgeous!!

Felicia@Spicy Veggies said...

I love that you have what you paid and what it would retail for. That's really cool! You're a great shopper!
-Felicia
Spicy-veggies.blogspot.com

Carylee said...

I love how you modernized that vintage blazer! I honestly didn't think it looked vintage at all until I read what you wrote! Looks great on you!
morepiecesofme.com

Eva Marie Taylor said...

Cohosting #fundaymonday and thought I'd stop by! I love peacock patterns on anything, so I love your blouse! I really like your boots, too and can't believe you scored them for such a deal!
Eva @ evamarietaylor.com

Marie said...

love the necklace with the pretty peacock print.
Marie @
In Our Happy Place

Deanna said...

Great look! Love the colors!!

You can let your readers shop your looks on magtag.me, too!

Deanna from looksilove.blogspot.com

Unknown said...

Love that top and blazer! Looks super cute together.

Tiffany Ima
Style Honestly

Ashley said...

I love all this blue and I love the title of your post! That blazer looks great on you - your outfit is gorgeous!

Unknown said...

Blazers are a great addition to any look! love how you paired it

xo,
Cha Cha
Cha Cha The Fashion Genius

Briana Bri said...

hi there! dropping in from the link up. I love your thrifty style. I share your passion for thrift shopping, however, I don't have the same luck as you seem to have on finding gorgeous items! look forward to seeing more.
Briana
www.brislittlebiglife.blogspot.com

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