Friday, November 6, 2009

Cozy, Warm, Fuzzy

This morning when I awoke to temperatures in the 30's and a cold, strong wind, I decided that it was definitely not a dress day for me. All I wanted on my way in to work was to be warm and cozy (with a cup of coffee in hand), while still attempting to be somewhat stylish. Inspired by the following photo from The Sartorialist, I decided to play with proportion a bit and break out my straight leg black jeans and black oxfords.




I wasn't sure if I'd achieved my two goals, but I was definitely comfortable in my thick, fuzzy J. Crew sweater. I was so excited when I came across it in a local thrift store a year ago, especially after seeing that it was only five dollars. The bell sleeves, length, collar, warmth and earthy colors definitely sold me on it that afternoon, so I stowed it away in my cedar chest for a cold day when I would need it to help me face work and the weather. And boy was I happy that I had it when leaving the house this morning.

(Please click on any of the photos if you wish to enlarge them:)













Pea Coat: Thrifted
J. Crew Sweater: Thrifted
Oleg Cassini Oxfords: Thrifted
Scarf: Italian Market
Undershirt: Target
Jeans: Gap


16 comments:

  1. What a cozily fantastic look! I love the 30s vibe this outfit is channeling, the buttery hue of the evening light was the perfect backdrop for this fun shoot - adore your red laced oxfords as well!


    Wishing you a marvelous weekend, my sweet friend!
    ♥ Jessica

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  2. Great look! I love your sweater .

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  3. oo looks super warm and chic, i love how your inspiration is from the mens side!

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  4. You look very cozy!! I love your sweater and jacket. I love that these photos were taken at night.

    lululetty.blogspot.com

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  5. Lovely and cozy outfit Kelley! All your photos are gorgeous, but that last blurry one of you dancing is amazing... infections fun!! :)

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  6. what a cute sweater! i love the night photos, and the ones on the stairs, soo fun!

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  7. The lighting is perfect. You look so comfy & chic :D

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  8. What a great look, very cool and simple.

    My fav picture is the one with the bike, really fabulous. I also like the one sitting on the stairs #4.

    Nice soft light in these,
    xxx

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  9. Lovely, cozy ensemble, the photo with the bicycle is frame worthy it's so sweet! Love those oxfords.
    Marie @ Lemondrop ViNtAge

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  10. Great post...love those shoes! Thanks for visiting and commenting on my Dorothy Lamour post. Have a great Sunday! Kori xoxo

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  11. love the brogues!

    where did you find them...? they look so unique...

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  12. I really like that cozy sweater, it looks like its so warm and it also looks really cute too.

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  13. Gorgeous...I want your pea coat.

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  14. Hello kelly,
    I love your bike photo! great sweater and shoes!
    xoxo

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