DRESS IT UP, DRESS IT DOWN.
Wow, it’s been a while since I’ve done this feature. (Like… over a year? Yikes.) I recently became obsessed with the combo of short necklaces and high buttoned-up collars, but didn’t feel like investing a ton of money in statement jewelry. I popped into Forever 21 and picked up two necklaces for $10 a piece just to have a little fun and play around, which is exactly what I proceeded to do one weekend when I finally had some free time.
Here’s the thing about me though. I am inherently lazy when it comes to clothes. When I find a system that works, I recycle it to the death.
So these ensembles grew out of my drastic need for anything wardrobe related to be as easy as possible. They use the exact same formula (i.e. high button-up, stament collar necklace, and cover-up) with the same two basic pieces; chambray shirt and skinny jeans.
You can change the entire look and feel of your outfit without ever having to change your pants.
Dress It Up!
Chambray Shirt: Old Navy $30, Legging Pants: Uniqlo $40, Blazer: L.A.M.B. purchased at a thrift store in CA for $50, Booties: DSW previously owned for at least 4 years, Necklace: Forever 21 $10, Rings: Snake from Charlotte Russe for $4 and other two were gifts
Dress It Down!
Chambray Shirt: Old Navy $30, Legging Pants: Uniqlo $40, Sweater: Christmas present from JCrew, Mocs: LL Bean Signature Collection received as Christmas gift, Necklace: Forever 21 $10
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