It's cooled down to our normal temperatures (around 10-15 degrees this time of year), which I'm actually happy about. I still have a few wintery things that I want to wear before I swap over my closet at the end of the month.
- Leather peplum top - H&M, consignment; last worn here in April 2018 with a red suede suit
- Skirt - Zara, thrifted; purchased here, new with tags, for ZERO dollars, on a Buy One Get One Free deal
- Shoes - Amante, thrifted; last seen here earlier this month with pink suede and pleats
- Jacket (below) - Simon Chang, vintage 80s, thrifted; last worn here in October 2018 with a pheasant skirt
I always get strong reactions when I wear this leather peplum top. It's bold, shows all my tattoos, and I look great in it (if I do say so myself!).
Noting the bold black zipper down the back of the top.
Ready for the weekend face! I'm off tomorrow!
This morning, I went looking for Vizzini to say goodbye. He was sulking on the bench.
|"If you loved me, you'd stay home."|
No can do, buddy, but how about a picture instead? Say hi to your fans.
|"Hi to your fans."|
I've been out a lot lately. Not enough cuddle time.
Outerwear - I much prefer being able to wear my jackets and blazers as outerwear again.
Big fan of those shoes - they always feel great on.
here in November 2012.
- Belt - Pringle of Scotland, vintage fair
- Brass cuff - Midzo, vintage fair
- Leather wrist-wrap - Kipling, thrifted
- Necklace - Lucky Brand, thrifted- first wearing, purchased here for $4.95
- Earrings - Glee
- Feather ring - Fossil, thrifted
- Bronze ring - P. Sarpaneva, 1970s, vintage expo
The necklace was too long, so I clipped the closure further down the chain to make it hang where I wanted. Boo-yah!
I'll be off for a few days, so have a great weekend, everyone! Thank you so much for visiting!
|"Are my fans out there?"|
See you on Monday for tales of adventure!
OMG, I was just thinking peplums are still so good! And I was thinking of you at the same time! https://www.wendybrandes.com/blog/2019/03/throwback-thursday-og-bloggers-and-leopard-week/ReplyDelete
Ha, that's so funny! Aw, those were the days! Thanks for the shout-out, Wendy!Delete
That photo of Vizzini pouting is priceless! Love that outfit -- and you do look awesome in it:)ReplyDelete
Isn't he a cutie? Thanks so much, Cynthia!Delete
I love the double peplum with the jacket over the top and you do look great in this top Sheila! I love a peplum, such a fun detail :)ReplyDelete
Enjoy your weekend!
Thanks, Mica! I love peplums too!Delete
Love both peplums, especially the leather one. It is very bold and you pull it off! XReplyDelete
Thanks, Jess! I'm a bold kind of gal. ;-PDelete
Yay! Love the double peplum and the bad ass leather top. I love your response to your colleague "I shop a lot" - I shall use that when people ask me the same questions!ReplyDelete
Give Vizzini a big squeeze from me! Have a fab weekend. xxx
Thank you, Vix! Lol, what else can we say?Delete
Squeezing done, and much appreciated by Mr. Vizz. Hope you had a fab weekend too!
Definitely a badass outfit. The leather top is amazing!ReplyDelete
A peplum looks fab on you with your teeny waist! I know what you mean about wanting to wear winter clothes before the transition to spring - it suddenly feels like we've arrived in spring and my sweaters (jumpers) seem too warm - although actually it's still quite cold.ReplyDelete
Aw, that's so sweet of you, Gail. I totally want to wear all my spring clothes NOW. This is the last week!Delete
So good! I especially love the belt buckle.ReplyDelete
I know, isn't the lion cool? Thank you, Charlotte!Delete
That is a correct description: bad ass!ReplyDelete
and peplum is always on trend ;)
Hee hee, right on, Lorena!Delete
Hello Vizzini, here's one of your fans! I just knew you were going to wear that skirt before packing it away for next Winter. But no slit! I wouldn't be able to get on the bus wearing that :-) The double peplum works really well with it: How fab is that leather top, and I absolutely adore the little jacket. I'm getting asked the same question a lot, and not just about matching belts. Well, I guess I shop a lot too! Loving that amazing necklace. Wishing the most fabulous of weekends! xxxReplyDelete
Of course, I had to! I know, why would you not put a slit in a long pencil skirt? Who designs these things? We are Women Who Shop!Delete
I love the necklace too - such a statement!
Very cool! I love your beautiful tattoos too. Enjoy your weekendReplyDelete
Thanks, Nancy, you too!Delete
Enjoy the off days my friend. Love the leather peplum and that fabulous skirt ! 0 dollars is mighty amazing.ReplyDelete
Vizzini does have many fans, but not as many as his person ! Indeed the leather top looks ah mazing !!!
Enjoy the weekend!
Thanks so much, Elle! Gotta love that price, eh? Aw, thank you! Hope you had a good weekend too, my dear.Delete
That leather peplum top is one my fave pieces in your wardrobe. It looks great with so many different pieces, and shows off your tattoos beautifully. I used to have a couple of skirts that forced me to take smaller steps when walking and they went in the donation bag. Don't like having my stride restricted!ReplyDelete
Yes Vizzini, your fans are out here, and sending you snuggles!
I remember, Shelley! :) I don't know how long this skinny skirt will last, but for zero bucks, I'm okay with only wearing it a couple of times.Delete
Vizzini appreciates the snuggles, thank you!
woww, that leather peplum is fabulous and you look gorgeous in it!! I totally love all the accessorizing, you rock it! and those shoes!!ReplyDelete
Love that badass attitude! and Vizzini posing like a star!
Thanks so much, Monica! It was a fun outfit.Delete
Man, you can't beat a double peplum! The leather peplum top is awesome and that belt showcases your tiny waist off beautifully. Yes, a totally badass look!ReplyDelete
Thanks, Anna! I felt very badass in it!Delete