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leather and layers

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photos by Lucas

BCBG leather jacket
H&M denim vest and maxi dress
Handmade Bolivian bag (fleamarket in Ipanema)

On our way to do some errands, Lucas and I decided to whip out the camera for a brief photo session. To our surprise, the weather was perfectly sunny and warm-ish - a nice break from the incessantly windy and chilly days in good ol' Jersey and NYC. 

Here, I'm wearing a BCBG jacket that quite possibly stands as one of the oldest and treasured little fashion-related gifts from my parents. It's always hanging happily in my closet and is currently being used on heavy rotation. I remember begging them for this, which they thankfully gave me as a gift for my eighth grade graduation - yup, it's that freaking OLD! And thank God it still fits. I think this was inspired by my dad. He loved wearing vintage brown bomber jackets with the perfect hint of distressed leather and age. Actually, he always appreciated fashion and style in general- like father like daughter, I guess. :)

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27 comments:

VeggieGirl said...

You are BEYOND stunning. And that jacket is definitely a lovely gift from your parents!

The Dandizette said...

I love your whole outfit and I adore your hair!

xXx

Jose Camacho said...

love love love the leather jacket with your hair.
The bold western print of the bag, I think I might just steal it from you. I want a bag like that! :(

Jose C.
xx

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Lainey said...

That leather jacket is to die for. And I love the color of your hair. It's doing that ombre thing that I'm loving right now.

Maria said...

I def. need a trusty leather jacket! Suits you so well & perfect for fall.

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i love the bolivian bag!
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Ro said...

lovely combiation with that handbag!
it gives your outfit the perfect touch!
XOXO

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Chloe said...

Just discovered your blog, it's lovely. I'm loving maxi dresses at the moment, I might have to go find this one somewhere on the web. I'm in Australia, we don't have H&M anywhere :(

Following you for sure xx

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totally loving your leather jacket! amazingg!!!!

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electric feel said...

lovely blog!

elena-anna said...

love the look with the maxi skirt.. twice a week i wear a maxi skirt

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5thandsweet said...

Your hair is amazing!

Gorgeous blog too =)

x!

elena-anna said...

love the jacket

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Gudrun and Iris said...

amazing hair and make up!!

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Nåna said...

hey
great blog
i just found it
your style is adorable
i'm following now
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Sick by Trend said...

Hey!! your outfit is aw!! love the jacket and your skirt!! cool blog, is amazing!!

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ASYMMETRICERA said...

love the neutral look, you are beautiful miss:)

x

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Love your leather jacket!!
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Carolina Krews said...

you're so beautiful...

xo,

Carolina

Glowing Doll said...

impromptu photo shoots are the best!

Love your back pack I used to have something similar.

Anonymous said...

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Zarna said...

i'm loving that leather jacket! its so beautiful - and your bag is awesome too!

AnaBelgica said...

Awesome Blog. Awesome Style. Awesome Pictures.

x

Nåna said...

hey
nice outfit
i love the way the vest and the leather jacket look together
xoxo
nana
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jhon said...

Its really a fantastic post. Keep it up.


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Your Hair style is amazing a love your outfit...
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