All posts tagged: J.Crew

My Winter Essentials

Generally, I’m a huge summer enthusiast. I love shorts, maxi dresses, and overflowing chic scarfs. Basically everything that sums up summer, I’m a fan. But lately I’ve been anticipating the arrival of winter ever since the Christmas decorations starting going up. In my opinion, I feel that A/W collections are ten times better than the summer ones. Just take a look at Phillip Lim’s Pre-Fall 2014 collection. Can you say insanely chic? But as much as my new found love for winter suddenly increases, unfortunately the temperature decreases. With that being said, winter essentials are a vital part of the season; especially since I will be moving to NYC shortly. So I’ve complied a bunch of my favorite winter items which I feel are a requirement in order to fully survive the cold days that are ahead of us. Enjoy!   1. Beanie, $68, Cable-knit Sweater, Isabel Marant $413, Lip Balm, Fresh $22, Fur-lined Parka, J.Crew $335, Wool Leggings, Madwell $60, Hand Cream, L’Occitane $12, Rain Boots, Hunter $110, Fur-lined Mittens, UGG $150, Wool Socks, …

Three Ways to Wear Cable-Knit Sweaters

Three Ways to Wear Cable-Knit Sweaters by sandrarose featuring Burberry From Left: Striped Sweater-Mango $48, Printed Trousers- Michael Kors $193, Ankle-Strap Heels-Schutz Irma $180, Watch and Bangle Set-Miss Selfridge $30, Beaded Collared Top- Topshop $56, Grey Cable-Knit Sweater-Vanessa Bruno $347, Distressed Boyfriend Jeans- H&M $48, Burgundy Ankle Botties-Topshop $140, Satchel-3.1 Phillip Lim $895, Jeweled Necklace-J.Crew $35, Turtleneck Sweater-Jigsaw $125, Leather Skirt-H&M $32, Plaid Coat-Burberry $1,095, Black Ankle Booties-Miu Miu $850

Trending: Cobalt and Silver

  This is season; it’s all about mix and matching! Which colors are all the rage at the moment? Why not try the innovative combination of metallic and cobalt. The overall outcome is futuristic meets minimalistic chic! FROM LEFT: Dress- Tibi $365, Envelope Clutch- Mango $50, Beanie- Bank $13, Loafers-Zara $50, Tweed Blazer- J.Crew $248, Elephant Ring-Thirfted $5, Colorblock Sweater- Rebecca Taylor $325, Metallic Skirt- Topshop $76, Sunnies- Opening Ceremony $195

Three Ways to Wear Leather

If you’ve picked up any fashion magazine September issues then you would be well aware of the huge trends to come this fall season. One of those trends happens to come in the form of an edgy yet sexy appearance; leather. Featured in almost every fall collection from 3.1 Phillip Lim to Alexander Wang, this fall staple is quickly gaining praise. But some of you out there might be a bit cautious to try the ultra-chic trend. Don’t fret! Luckily I’ve complied three ways to feature the trend into your ensemble. Weather you like to add just a touch of it or go overboard and be drenched head to toe; incorporating leather into your outfit should be effortlessly chic! (From Left: White Long-sleeved Crop-top-Mink Pink $125 (Out of Stock), Quilted Leather Skirt-Topshop $80, Premium Platinum Necklace-Topshop $80, Nude Sandals-ASOS $75, Trousers-J.Crew $168, Bonded Lace Crop Top-Warehouse $23, Cobalt Blazer-Paul Smith $1,260, Black Pumps-Rupert Sanderson $595, Iridescent Messenger Bag-Zara $36, Leather Shift Dress-Miu Miu $1,675, Opulent Necklace-Matthew Williamson $825, Ankle Booties-Rupert Sanderson $1,125)