Category: Chic Style

A Vision in Green

green-pleather-jacket-olive-skirt-bodysuit-black-knee-boots

For today’s blog post, I wanted to experiment with putting together a monochrome outfit. I’m usually not a huge fan of monochrome looks—I think they can appear cheap if done improperly—but I figured I should try it out again for myself. One of my favorite inspirations for all-over color and just super funky outfits altogether is Blaire Eadie of Atlantic Pacific. Her outfits may be the very definition of impractical, but I can’t help but love her whimsical pairings and color combos. I was inspired by her to create a more wearable monochrome look for the wintertime! Continue reading “A Vision in Green”

Preppy Layers with The Thrifty Six

secondhand-blazer-plaid-skirt-fall-outfit-thanksgiving-look

Time for another Thrifty Six collaboration! This month’s theme was coats/outerwear… so you may be thinking, “Grace, you’re not even wearing a coat.” This is true. I cheated a little this month because I realized I don’t own any secondhand outerwear, and since I don’t really need another coat, either, I decided to skip a trip to the thrift store. Instead, I am styling this gorgeous brown blazer! It’s thick and relatively warm like a coat, so I figured, eh, close enough. Continue reading “Preppy Layers with The Thrifty Six”

In-Vested in Style

preppy-fall-style-plaid-skirt-quilted-vest-knee-socks

It’s time for another Magnificent 8 collab, and this month my blogger friends and I are showcasing how we style vests. I have a few quilted vests in my closet, but I almost exclusively layer them over sweaters with jeans for a cozy, après-ski kind of outfit. That felt too boring for a blog post, so I wanted to challenge myself to create a fancier look with my black vest. I love how the outfit came together! Continue reading “In-Vested in Style”