hint of leather

Nov 3, 2015

 plaid coat for fall
h&m leather blazer
fall style
blazer and flares
layering for fall and winter
h&m blazer with leather
h&m faux leather blazer
plaid coat: oasap c/o // blazer: h&m // tee: vince // jeans: nordstrom
boots: nordstrom (similar options here)


I'm not sure if there is a season called pre-winter here in Alaska, but I think that is what we are experiencing. I will have to ask around. We have snow, cold temps, some trees still have fall colored leaves. I have not changed the tires on my car yet, so pre-winter. It's a thing. 

In any event it is time to bust out the heavy layers. And then just keep them out until May. 

For me, a coat is just icing on the cake to an outfit, since I plan on taking it off as soon as I can no longer see my breath! I bought this faux leather blazer at H&M awhile ago, but it was recently restocked online. And $40 you can't beat it. I love blazers! And for fall and winter they can always just take your outfit up a notch. For this outfit especially, where I am just wearing a t-shirt and jeans, the blazer really ties it all together. 

On to more happenings in the hood, my mom is coming for a visit this week so we are on clean all the things mode. Mainly, the microwave. Not that our microwave is dirty all the time, but my mom is a legit crazy person about the microwave. Mom if you're reading this, Chris and I discussed just buying a brand spanking new one for you. Does anyone's mom have a cleaning quirk? I remember growing up, my mom would wipe the microwave down multiple times a day. And as my siblings and I grew up and got places of our own we always knew.....shit, moms coming, bleach the microwave!!! I can promise you on her way to the guest bedroom she will stop and open my microwave. Crazy lady! 

And that's my story. 



6 comments:

  1. Have fun with your mom!!!! :D Totally dying over the microwave discussion between you and Chris! lololol

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  2. I have decided that you need to come here and go shopping with me. Teach me your ways!

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    1. How fun would that be!!! Shopping date? Florida maybe? :)

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  3. That is hysterical about the microwave. My mom's thing is dead heading flowers. Heavens to Betsy if we have not dead headed our annuals.

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  4. If Clorox doesn't clean it, I don't want it in my house. However! I usually microwave a bowl of hot water to loosen up all the disgusting dirt in the microwave and then wipe it all down.

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  5. That blazer and that coat, need em!! And my mom is a clean freak of all things. If it's not done her way, she re-cleans.

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