Closet Confection: Brown Check Skirt + Cream Cableknit Sweater

November 27, 2012

Miss Sixty Coat, Rugby Sweater, J. Crew Skirt, Vintage Chanel Brooch via eBay, Hue Tights, Vince Camuto Booties,  Fendi FS5141 Sunglasses

Miss Sixty Coat, Rugby Cableknit Sweater, J. Crew Mini-Check Skirt, Vintage Chanel Brooch via eBay, Hue Tights, Vince Camuto Booties,  Fendi FS5141 Sunglasses

Miss Sixty Coat, Rugby Cableknit Sweater, J. Crew Mini-Check Skirt, Vintage Chanel Brooch via eBay, Hue Tights, Vince Camuto Booties,  Fendi FS5141 Sunglasses

Miss Sixty Coat, Rugby Cableknit Sweater, J. Crew Mini-Check Skirt, Vintage Chanel Brooch via eBay, Hue Tights, Vince Camuto Booties,  Fendi FS5141 Sunglasses

Miss Sixty Coat, Rugby Cableknit Sweater, J. Crew Mini-Check Skirt, Vintage Chanel Brooch via eBay, Hue Tights, Vince Camuto Booties,  Fendi FS5141 Sunglasses

Miss Sixty Coat, Rugby Cableknit Sweater, J. Crew Mini-Check Skirt, Vintage Chanel Brooch via eBay, Hue Tights, Vince Camuto Booties,  Fendi FS5141 Sunglasses{Miss Sixty Coat (similar), Rugby Sweater, J. Crew Skirt, Vintage Chanel Brooch via eBay, Hue Tights, Vince Camuto Booties,  Fendi FS5141 Sunglasses}

Growing up, no one ever mistook me for a tomboy.  Nevertheless, I do like to occasionally dabble in menswear-inspired fashion.  Take this skirt, for instance.  It’s made from the loveliest mini-check tweed and reminds me a little of one of my husband’s blazers.  I was eyeing it for over a month when I finally scooped it up at my local J. Crew for almost half off the original price.  After that, it was a no-brainer for me to pair it with soft angora-blend sweater and sleek ankle boots.

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  • http://terrys-two-cents.blogspot.com/ Terry S.

    LOVING that coat.

    xo,
    Terry

    

http://terrys-two-cents.blogspot.com

    • http://closetconfections.com ClosetConfections

      thanks! i’ve had it for a couple of years now, and it’s still going strong. :-)

  • http://twitter.com/ErinGlabby Erin Michelle

    I love how you put the Chanel brooch on the skirt! I love the brown check print. So cute.

    -Erin-OneTwoSummer

    • http://closetconfections.com ClosetConfections

      Thanks. I searched for this brooch a long time, so I’m always trying to find ways of incorporating it into my outfits. :-)

  • Drema

    Love today’s outfit. I wore the exact same coat today!

  • http://pinksole.com/ Rachelle

    you look soooo fab, I love that skirt. happy you found my blog because I love yours. I’m following on bloglovin.
    xo
    Rachelle
    http://pinksole.com

    • http://closetconfections.com ClosetConfections

      thanks for stopping by! :-)

  • http://twitter.com/LenyaWilson Lenya Wilson

    That coat is fierece! And love how you styled the Chanel pin on your skirt, totally Fab. What is the brand of the handbag you had in your previous post, looks very Celine to me.

    • http://closetconfections.com ClosetConfections

      Thanks! It is a Celine mini in black pebbled leather. It was a recent acquisition, and I’ve been meaning to do a separate post about it but I guess the cat’s out of the bag now. :-)

  • http://twitter.com/caramelnaps25 Caramelnaps25

    Love the coat and the skirt!

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