Outfit Inspiration: Pop Art, Stripes and A Sweater Jacket Review (21Nov13)

This week’s outfits mainly comprised of sweaters (yes, it’s indeed cold outside), boots (review of the Tory Burch boots next week!) and jackets.

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tippi sweater/old BR skirt/ blazer/H&M sweater/old cami

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tippi(reviewed by Gigi)/skirt/flats/tee/skirt

On a side note, if you are thinking of purchasing the J.Crew sweater jacket, I’d highly recommend.  It is very warm and the shape is similar to a leather jacket but made of wool 😉  Love the zippers and buttons!! Would have gone with pink (more stylish in my opinion) but the navy is more practical so navy I purchased.  And pulled everything together with the stripe schoolboy blazer and a scarf 🙂

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Let me know which outfits you like best by taking poll below as usual!

Review: J.Crew Collection Pencil Skirt with Leather

My last purchase with the extra 40% off was the Collection No.2 Pencil Skirt in leather-tipped double serge wool.  Undecided if I should keep this, I think I should go with one size down…but I may lose the length. Let me know what you think.

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Outfit details: top and skirt

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Pros: True to size, knee-length (am 6 feet), great quality on wool and leather, comfortable, tucked-in style most likely to showcase the leather panel at the waist

Cons: none really, the skirt matched my expectations

Sissi’s verdict: great skirt, a potential keeper

Do you agree? Please tell!