Fall in Summer

BRRRR. It’s freezing cold here. (Freezing is equivalent to below 20 degrees.) It’s still SUMMER but between the massive rainstorms and cold breezes, days have been pretty chilly here. Chilly enough to wear a bomber jacket/canvas parka, my fave!

When I used to be fashion-less (gasp!), I always thought green would not look well with my yellow skin, but surprise Surprise, canvas green is actually one of the most complementary colours! That’s a bummer for my wallet, because that means one more item in the closet! Thank goodness for the Aritzia End of Season Sale, I invested in a green bomber jacket to keep me all nice and warm during these breezy days. Lucky for me, I found this jewel for $55 (originally $110, I know!)

Now let’s see how I styled this jacket for some warmth, but also breathable…

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Bomber Jacket: $55 Aritzia
Green Sheer top: gifted from my lovely friends who bought it at Dynamite
Brown Belt: Dynamite
Leather Pants with mesh paneling: Topshop $40

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Tip: A belt is a must to carve out that hip and hourglass figure!

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I like braided skinny belts because I can adjust the length easily with each braid instead of the next hole.

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It’s actually pretty breathable with the sheer top catching all the wind.

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What can I say. I’m a penguin..

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Tip: Don’t slouch or else you will unconsciously slouch more and more. Lesson learned.

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Here’s the side profile, the jacket is actually pretty soft. Too bad it says “DRY CLEAN ONLY”. Sorry Aritzia, but I don’t have the money to dry clean all my clothes -.-

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A trademark for all bomber jackets, the ribbed collar line.

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These combat boots have seen better days. I also reviewed them here: https://stylestickynotes.wordpress.com/2013/05/20/haul-shoedazzle-aldo/

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These leather pants are so thin, the line down the centre makes the legs seem thinner and the mesh panels give some wind to the legs. What’s there not to love?

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My hip sunnies from Aldo 2 for $20.

 

Really you can add anything you want with this jacket, it’s super versatile. I would see a floral dress, tiered skirt, hoodie, white shorts, lookin’ good with the jacket.

When I shot the photos for this OOTD, I curled my hair after missing my beachy curly from a year ago, quelle surprise! (why are their so many surprises…) Anyways, since I missed my curls so much, I decided to camwhore T.T This was the result….

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Almost the “deer in headlights”

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Bright lips are a necessity for the summer.

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Close

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CLOSER

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TOO CLOSE!

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Harharhar.

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CURLS!

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Hair in ya face.

 

Woah, too much Eunice!

Bundle warm during these breezy days and share your fave jackets with me.

Until next time!

StyleStickynotes

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