January 13, 2011

Today's Everyday Fashion: The Vintage Scarf











































What does a fashionista wear to a business lunch? This is my answer right here. :-) Technically, I'm wearing a plain sweater over a white collared shirt, which has been done a million times over. But the fit and textures and little touches are what truly make this outfit tres chic!

Why this works: The key to this outfit is the white collared shirt. A regular, stiff collared shirt wouldn't look quite right with the tails hanging down this low. But this particular H&M shirt is super-sheer and thin, which looks great paired with heavy wool pants (a silk shirt would also have the same effect).

Occasion: Business lunch
Photo left: InStyle magazine
Sweater: Gap, $20
Shirt: H&M, $13
Pants: Gap, $15
Brooch: Banana Republic, $15
Shoes: Endless.com/Restricted, $39
Purse: Juicy Couture
Watch: Michael Kors
Scarf: c/o The Vintage Scarf, $19.99

























One of my favorite details in today's outfit is this scarf from The Vintage Scarf! If you are looking for authentic, one-of-a-kind vintage scarves for under $20 then you should definitely check them out. I'm looking forward to wearing my silk square knotted around my neck and as a shirt in the summer!

25 comments:

  1. I love this outfit. I need some crop pants.

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  2. I love the cropped pants with the pumps! :-)

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  3. I love today's outfit!! Scarves are one of my favorite accessories. I have a little collection and love tying them around my neck like Grace Kelly or tying them to my purses. You look so chic!

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  4. Love !!!!!


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  5. Fashionably OrganicJanuary 13, 2011 at 10:13 AM

    I love this! I love preppy outfits!

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  6. I love this cute and classic look with a twist! That scarf would be adorable in your hair too.

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  7. WOW the scarf looks awesome!

    Thank You!

    Paula

    The Vintage Scarf
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    Founder And Owner
    Vintage Scarves and Fashion Accessories
    Bella Vista, Arkansas 72714
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  8. I am surprised to see how inexpensive the vintage scarf is, its beautiful! I also recently purchased a couple of GAP sweaters and cant get enough of them.

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  9. I have a vintage Chanel scarf that I found in a thrift shop for $5 (I KNOW!!) that I have no idea how to wear...but this is a good one! I may have to try it :-)

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  10. I love everything about this look, but can you believe it--I don't even own a white blouse! Looks like I have to shope for a staple to add to my closet.

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  11. What are some places you get some of your clothes? I saw some shoes you got from urbannog.com which is a really cute site. Are there any others?

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  12. I list where every item is from underneath the photo - so for example, today's shoes came from Endless.com, which is probably my favorite shoe website. You can also check out my huge guide to online shopping here:
    http://www.jseverydayfashion.com/p/online-shopping-links.html

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  13. Samantha, every girl should definitely own a white collared shirt so I would def recommend picking one up! :-) I would say it's one of those items you should pick up on the fly though - everyone sells them, so I just wait to find one on sale, rather than hunting for it specifically.

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  14. I love this...you look so pretty!

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  15. love love love this outfit! loving this michael kors watch! ;)

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  16. DesignsbymandiboutiqueJanuary 13, 2011 at 9:51 PM

    i NEED that white bag...

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  17. I am still DROOLING over that watch. I really think i might start to save money to buy it. Where did you get it again?

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  18. Nice job Jeanette! Glad the opportunity worked our for you!

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  19. Nice job Jeanette! glad the opportunity worked out for you!

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  20. Teri, I got the watch for Christmas. My husbands family all pitched in and that was my one present this year. :-) I believe they got it at Macy's, but if you Google the style name, you can usually find someone selling it for around $175.

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  21. Thanks Paula! The scarf is beautiful in person, thanks again!

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  22. I love this look! The watch is amazing, and your vintage blue scarf looks great on your bag!

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  23. This is one of my favorite looks of yours. It is very European chic, and it can work for both Uptown and Downtown. For someome traveling to a big European city, this outfit would be a great one to pack, for sure. It is so chic, polished, relaxed, classy, classic and casual at once. Plus it has enough sass and color, too.

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  24. Thanks Ada, this is one of my favorites too!

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