Saturday, November 17, 2012

{from ESD} an "Audrey at the ski chalet" moment...


Ahhh November. I've realized that one of my favorite things about this time of year, other than pumpkin pie, is those elusive cold-but-sunny days. Days when you can wear an enormous wool sweater and a fuzzy vest and be good to go. Which brings me to this sweater - it's good, right? I didn't even know I liked turtlenecks that much, but it turns out I really do. Like, I could live in this thing. Through Eat, Sleep, Denim it's on loan to me from the good folks at MiH, and I'm kind of obsessed.

MiH jeans sweater; BDG denim leggings; Nordstrom Faux fur vest (old, similar); vintage Ray-Ban sunglasses (similar); Jessica Simpson ballet flats; NARS Heat Wave.

Same vest, different day, am I right? I feel like faux fur vests are definitely not trendy this season, and maybe that's why I'm getting such a kick out of bringing mine back this fall and winter. It's gigantic, not particularly figure-flattering and so, so warm. I can't get enough.

So where did I get this whole "Audrey at the ski chalet" thing? I think it's the combination of top knot, black shades, skinny black pants and ballet flats - with the simple-but-cozy sweater. The lipstick definitely doesn't hut the glamour factor, either. I like to think that if Breakfast at Tiffany's were filmed in Sun Valley, Holly would wear something like this. Do you think?


Photos by Amanda Boyce

8 comments:

  1. Adorable outfit! I laughed out loud when I saw your blog's name so I had to check it out. Love your site & I'm your newest follower :(

    x Kelsey
    tortoiseinthesun.blogspot.com

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  2. And that should be a :) not a frown!!!

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  3. In lovee with this sweater. I don't blame you for wanting to wear it all the time.

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  4. I really like how you did the turtleneck with the fur vest. I have a similar sweater that I spent way too much money on and NEVER wear. Might have to try out a similar look and see if I can warm up to the look (sorry for the lame pun).

    xoxo Emily

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  5. you look amazing! can all of this look just appear in our closet?
    comfy, cozy, and chic . . . sign us up!!!

    xo. c & v
    cake & valley

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  6. I found your blog through IFB (addicted to that site!) and am so absolutely stoked that I did!

    I'm a fashion blogger from New Zealand about to relocate to New York soon, and it's cool to know that another blogger has experienced the whole 'moving' thing! I spent a lot of time in Seattle previously, so it's a new corner of the States to explore!

    Anyway, just wanted to say that I love this look and will absolutely try it once I touch down in New York soon!

    Melissa xx
    http://www.melissachrisp.com

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  7. love that sweater, it's one of those things you can live in the whole winter :)

    enter my jewelry giveaway going on now

    www.anightinnyc.blogspot.com

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  8. You look amazing! This sweater is beautiful. Also, you've now inspired me to put on red lip stick! Fabulous, lady!

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