Sunday, December 7, 2014

Houndstooth Dress 3 ways

Outfit 1: Mangenta Blazer: Forever 21; Dress: H&M; Heels: Jessica Simpson via ShoeDazzle; Statement Necklace: Zara; Clutch: Hugo Boss
Outfit 2: Jacket: Orsay; Heels: Nine West; Bag: Chanel
Outfit 3: Fur Vest: TjMaxx; Gloves: Görtz; Boots: Zara; Scarf: C&A

















A houndstooth dress is such a classic piece that can be styled in various ways and a simple change of accessoires and a jacket can change its appearance. One of my goals this year was to shop as little as possible because I have clothes for the rest of my life really. I made this new purchased dress my center piece and reshopped the rest to make it look differently.

The first Ensemble is a great look that can be worn in the office or even to a christmas party. The mangenta adds a flash of color to the black and white monochromatic look. I had this blazer for years and its really an all year arounder. I was at first a little bit sceptical to wear tights with opentoe heels but at the end I loved the result. I just don't want to put those beauties to winter sleep yet.

The second look reflects a typical monochrome look. The motojacket gives the elegant dress a more edgy touch and looses the "strictness" a litt bit up. The jacket and nice detailed boots are closet staples for years now.

Option 3 is a typical winter edition. The fur vest, the knee boots and leather gloves transform this dressto a modern and elegant winter ensemble. Itsn't great how just a simple red scarf and some lipstick can change the occurence?

Have  a happy second Advent y'all! Only 9 days till I see my love in the states, super excited <3

3 comments:

  1. Wooow.. kann mich jetzt gar nicht entscheiden welche Kombination mir mehr gefällt. Wunderschön und sehr geschmackvoll ausgesucht, du siehst absolut bezaubernd aus in deinem Houndstooth-Dress!

    liebe Grüße und eine schöne Woche
    Dana

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  2. You styled this dress absolutely perfectly! Love it with the pops of pink!

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  3. For all of us who love clothes, taking the time to wear a favorite piece in a different way is fun (and economical). Each of your looks is so different--amazing examples of the creative process in everyday life!

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