Monday, January 9, 2012

Look of the Day:Black and Gold

Happy Monday, loves!
I must confess, I still can't get over the gold theme. Gold warms me up and gives me that luxurious feel, so I totally love it! Remember my gold dress for the New Year's party and that super shiny fabric? Well, on Saturday I had (yet) another party to attend and I was in desperate need of a new outfit! Since I'm my own designer and a sewing addict, I walked into my studio for inspiration and found scraps of that gold fabric sitting on the table, and I thought: "I can't throw away gold..." and decided to make a blouse using bits of that golden treasure. I was ecstatic to put myself into recycling mood again, as I hate to throw away anything from my studio. And, I scored a new jacket from a consignment store! I rarely shop at such places, but this time I was truly lucky!! I found this custom-made, real snake skin blazer in shiny black, especially that the price was much lower than anticipated, I couldn't resist it!! And I totally love it!  
Can't wait to hear your thoughts on my outfit.

Have you scored any bargains lately which totally blew your mind away? 

Blazer: vintage; Top: designed and sewn by me; Skirt: BCBG; Shoes: Betsey Johnson; Watch/Gloves: Michael Kors; Earrings: Kara Couture.


Skinny Moonstick said...

That's a very fierce and chic outfit! The vintage blazer is a total score, and I am smitten yet again by your amazing creation of that gorgeous top! The gloves are a killer and ads a very edgy touch to your look! Looking fabulous, sweetie!!! :)
Good luck!

Anonymous said...

Интересный дизайн блузки. И в целом получился очень хороший комплект. Молодец! Удачи в следующих проектах!

Liz - So Much to Smile About said...

Love what you put together with the extra gold! SO fun!

Unknown said...

Looking gravy! Loving the blog!


Skinny Moonstick said...

Hey, darling! I nominated you for the "Liebster" blog award!!! I think you deserve it the most! See all about it on my blog post today! CONGRATULATIONS!!! :)
Good luck!


I love the top and the gloves!!!
Thank you for nominating me! I am following you!
Hope we stay connected!

Megha Sarin said...

WOW! I love this look. I like the drama on clothes and that bazer *drools*


Johanna said...

I love your embellished tank and those gloves are so chic!

Kayla said...

I love this top! It's so unique in color and texture, but looks awesome on you :)

Chloe Mia said...

Loving your gloves!

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