linen, leather and velvet

talk about mixing fabrics. my aim was to incorporate as many fabrics into one outfit as possible.
lol just kidding it just kind of turned out that way actually.

Outfit
Body Suit: American Apparel see it worn differently HERE
Leather Jacket: BCBG
Ummmmm WTH is up with this crazy weather. These photos were taken last week when NYC was still hitting 70s then all of a sudden IT SNOWS. and not just a little bit of Snow…
IT SNOWED LIKE IT WAS JANUARY.
OMG.
I am now wearing sweats, Uggs, a beanie and a NorthFace.
I CANNOT believe it. Hopefully I won the powerball last night so I can only live in NYC during Spring and Summer and jet off to Mexico in the winters.
We can all dream right?
i love the mixture of colors in this outfit. I think purple and skyblue is an awesome color combination.
this is one of my favorite leather jackets that I got at Nordstrom’s Rack this past summer on sale.
I’m so excited to be busting out my Fall pants! See some of my favorites HERE and HERE.
xo
Monroe
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29 Comments

  1. October 30, 2011 / 3:36 pm

    Wonderful jacket and killer shoes.
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  2. October 30, 2011 / 3:55 pm

    Love the jacket and the pants. The colors are perfection!

  3. Anonymous
    October 30, 2011 / 4:40 pm

    LOOOOVe this look! Especially the jacket..prob one of my fav looks.

  4. October 30, 2011 / 5:01 pm

    Your shoes are perfect, beautiful color

  5. October 30, 2011 / 7:04 pm

    Love the outfit and shoes ! I heard it’s snowing. Wow, it’s still a bit warm here in London. I am in for a shock when I come to NYC

  6. October 30, 2011 / 7:36 pm

    oh god i love those shoes so much, purple velvet! amazing. the colours do look really good together, lovely! also – snow?! what? x

  7. October 30, 2011 / 9:26 pm

    Snow!? Nice to see Chicago ain’t the only crazy weather city. Gesh.
    Love that jacket.

  8. October 30, 2011 / 10:27 pm

    I know!! What the heck right?? I played powerball last night too, lol. One number only!!! You and I have the same dream, I love Mexico! BTW, where’d you get that cute ring??

  9. Anonymous
    October 30, 2011 / 11:51 pm

    The combination of fabric material looks great. I’m always cautious about doing that because I think it would look horrible. I”m having problems commenting on your page under my blogger name is it my computer. Have you seen this problem before?

    Fashion is my drug blogger

  10. October 30, 2011 / 11:56 pm

    So cute! I wanted these pants this summer but never gottem. They look good on you.

    De,

    Fashion Nostalgia

  11. October 31, 2011 / 12:14 am

    LOVE the mixtures of texture and colors in this outfit! that pastel green and brown leather is so unexpected but works so well together! Really diggin your jacket! OMG and who would have thought NYC would get snow before Canada? LOL I am shocked!

  12. October 31, 2011 / 1:07 am

    I love the color of the trouser and the ring…oh…so fashionable!!! I love this outfit. Really fantastic:) Would be happy if you check out my blog. If you like we could follow each other:)

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  13. October 31, 2011 / 2:35 am

    Monroe,

    This jacket is everything! And I love that you’re wearing a body suit as a shirt. I’ll tell you what, that Jessica Simpson ‘Dany’ Platform is still going strong.

    I just about fell out from laughter when you said “IT SNOWED LIKE IT WAS JANUARY.” LOL. My mom said it snowed in VA as well. It hasn’t gotten to snow yet here in Atlanta but it’s still COLD.

    xo

  14. October 31, 2011 / 4:31 am

    thats actually a lovely combo. Velvet <3

  15. October 31, 2011 / 6:19 pm

    That jacket is awesome and your hair looks good. Cute look lady. xoxo

  16. October 31, 2011 / 8:41 pm

    great look, all the diff fabrics really work well together.

  17. October 31, 2011 / 8:46 pm

    Cute but isn’t it a bit light on the accessories. Well fly out to LA it was 87 degrees yesterday.

  18. November 3, 2011 / 1:38 pm

    I’m am loving the leather jacket!!

    Prissy

  19. November 4, 2011 / 2:00 am

    I’m feeling this mix (of fabrics) and that jacket….love. I’ve been going through your post and you have a great shoe collection and sense of style I might add;)
    http://www.swoonblog.com

  20. November 5, 2011 / 9:25 pm

    Nice jacket! and you can thank global warming for the crazy weather

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