Wednesday, January 13, 2010

modus operandi

i was too excited to wear this outfit which i had come up with the night before that i neglected to check the weather report, which is my usual modus operandi when getting dressed.

i walked out the door and was greeted by a strong blast of icy wind. i had to turn back and add a couple more layers - so just imagine this outfit with a brown mohair vest and dark gray cashmere shawl wrapped around me like a cocoon (i was too lazy to retake pictures!)


there's no chronological order to my blog posts, by the way. this was from two weekends ago.

ITEMS (rollover mouse to view detailed picture)
vintage leather jacket (old, from eBay)
Dior Jeune Homme striped boy's button-down shirt (old, from eBay)
Les Chiffoniers stonewashed suede leggings (from Kirna Zabete clearance/NYC)
extra-long Portolano cashmere scarf (old, from Filene's Basement/NYC)
Hermes collier de chien cuff (consignment/Philly)
Miu Miu motorcycle boots (old, from

Outfit Details


  1. I LOVE this! I'm glad we were able to see the original idea.

  2. Lovely! That jacket is really beautiful!

  3. i love this...i'm trying to figure out how to layer with this terrible winter weather...


  4. Cropped doesn't suit me, but it's a great look for you (I'm thinking also the Ann jacket from a few posts back).

  5. Those suede leggings are so rad!

  6. love the combination. shirt-legging pairing is cool.

  7. oh wow; i love it too- im SUPERRR into layering right now and you are rockingg it girl!
    and gorgeouss blogg- will definitely be back again visiting soonn!