Sep 202012
 

You know how some men collect t-shirts, women shoes or handbags? Well I collect blazers. It started out accidentally, I fell in love with a store called Cassis and they had great and affordable blazers. So I purchased a few, then I got some from Joe Fresh, Banana Republic, Tall Girl, J Crew and then the big times: my Smythe Blazer. It just snowballed! I am done with them (and all clothing) for now because I blew through my fall budget (and winter really) and am on financial lock down, I digress. Anyway, last year I purchased my most fun blazer – a leopard print blazer from La Femme De Carriere. This blazer is a fantastic rendition of what Dolce & Gabana did last year. I just had to have it. Like I said yesterday Leopard is like the animal print neutral for me. I don’t consider it a pattern.

When I was finished taking my pictures (re-taking really) I was thinking of what else would go with this blouse and how Kristina (from Kiki’s Parlour, lijepotica moja) was telling me to be bolder. So I said “I know how to be bold” and ran inside to add a few things.

Ta da!

I am so trying to smile with my eyes and look all smouldering. Taking pictures at the side of your house while your neighbours are walking by can be a bit strange.

Like I was saying yesterday – emerald and leopard combined can do no wrong. Plus if you are going somewhere after work and you want to add some fun I think this is an easy quick change. I think this blazer will be with me for a while. I may not wear it for a few years but I’m hoping to pull it out every so often. I love the exaggerated shoulder. This is the only thing that may date this piece. The piping detail is just a great touch.

Blazer – La Femme de Carriere (old)
Blouse – Joe Fresh
Denim – Second Denim Co.
Belt – Cassis (old)
Shoes – Jimmy Choo (old)
Bracelets – Stella & Dot
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 September 20, 2012  Posted by on September 20, 2012

  28 Responses to “Still Green – But Trying to be Sexy”

  1.  

    I’m loving the emerald green and leopard! Great combo:)!

  2.  

    Love this look! Great job!
    http://starvogue84.blogspot.com

  3.  

    awesome!!!divna!;)
    xx

    http://style-squared.blogspot.ca/

  4.  

    Fabulous! love this color combination…you look great in it. can’t have too many blazers…not when they are as gorgeous as this one xx

  5.  

    Great Post !

    Love your outfit so much it looks so beautiful!!!

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    Love,

    Janice
    the-fashion-milkshake.blogspot.com

  6.  

    Effortless!

    Kisses from :
    MRS JACK OF ALL TRADES DAILY (where fashion and food collide!)
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  7.  

    I have been wanting a leopard print blazer..I was going to order one and then a I bought a leopard print coat instead..sure you’ll see it soon.
    Sheree xxx
    http://www.itsnotthatdeep.com

  8.  

    Haha…thanks for the namecheck. 😉
    I love this look on you and LOVING the boldness of leopard. Ha!
    You really are the queen of blazers, in fact, you might have even inspired me to add some more to my collection. I have my eye on a pink J.Crew one.

  9.  

    I love the leopard print blazer! It’s such an awesome print!
    Meredith
    http://www.createthatoutfit.com

  10.  

    You are most definitely the hot mom on the block because you look amazing in this look!!!
    Love it!!
    The green is a great choice and that jacket is gorgeous…love the tailoring :)
    Work it!!
    XOXO

  11.  

    desetka za look!

  12.  

    LOVE that leopard blazer!
    XOXO
    -Daisy Nguyen from PS BANANAS fashion blog:
    http://psbananas.com

  13.  

    Cute leopard blazer! Looks so pretty paired with green!

  14.  

    Nice photos and really cool outfit, you look great, I like your top, what a great color and that jacket is so nice, the perfect touch to the outfit also you are really beautiful and your shoes rock! Your blog is lovely by the way and I am a new follower on GFC and Bloglovin! Hope you will like my blog and follow back!

    Pop Culture&Fashion Magic

  15.  

    great

  16.  

    Following you now on Bloglovin too:)

  17.  

    LOVE this look… very chic and sexy indeed!

  18.  

    Love love love! Great blog post.

  19.  

    love your blazer!

    amy
    Leopard and Lillies

  20.  

    I LOVE this look! You are one hottt momma! The shoes are just to-die-for, and the blazer is amazing! I MUST get my hands on a leopard blazer. :)

  21.  

    What a statement piece! This blazer is amazing. What always strikes me most about your outfits is how well-fitting everything you own it. You definitely have a great eye for choosing flattering pieces on you, no wonder you always look so confident in them!

  22.  

    you look amazing with that look, specially this jacket it´s so special!!lovely look,

    http://www.tomelessismore.blogspot.com

  23.  

    I love La Femme de Carierre! That’s where the moto jacket in today’s outfit post is from, we had a store in Chicago and sadly it closed. I think my accessories collection is out of control, so it’s alright that you have a nice collection of blazers.

  24.  

    I totally agree that leopard and emerald combined can do no wrong. In fact, they complement each other. I also love your choice of footwear for the clothing. This is perfect for an office day then gal’s dinner afterwards.

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