If you love flipping through fashion magazines and seeing the hi/low outfit and beauty posts as much as I do, then this one's for you! I've selected a few of my favorite classic styles for this classy outfit and am sharing both investment pieces as well as more budget-friendly options so that you can achieve this look for less. I've been meaning to start a series like this for a long time and this is the first of many to come! Since I'm an Interior Designer and spend my days hunting down for the perfect pieces for my clients, I'll be extending this to home decor inspiration also, so stay tuned for that!
As you all know, I'm a big believer in investing in 'forever' pieces and building a closet that will be timeless. If you've followed along here for my outfit posts (or via Instagram), you know that many pieces I share are 5-10+ years old and still in great condition. That's the beauty of investing in well made classic styles, they never go out of fashion.
However, there are times when we simply don't have the budget we wish we did or we realize that while we need a particular item in our wardrobe, that for us personally, it may not be a piece that will get worn as often so we opt for a lesser expensive option. I find myself doing that with scarves and hats the most lately and anything trendy that and I know may not be something I'll be wearing 3 years down the road. I sprinkle those gently throughout my closet to keep it fun and of-the-moment.
If you liked today's post, I'd love it if you'd share/pin the above outfit image to Pinterest! ^
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The three things I always invest in are handbags, footwear I know I'll be wearing regularly and coats. What do you tend to splurge on the most?
Happy Friday and thank you for stopping by!