Borrowing From the Boys :: Reconstrucuted Tux + Deconstructed Jeans

Joie Blazer (old) - similar here and here | Aéropostale Tee (boys) c/o - similar here | Rich & Skinny Jeans - similar here | Aldo Pumps - similar here | Stella McCartney Bag (held as clutch) - in blue here | Removable Collar from J.Crew Sweater - last seen here | Anne Klein Watch | Tiffany & Co. Rings | Estée Lauder Rubellite Lipstick

Hi everyone! I hope you're all having a fabulous week of chilly fall weather :) So I'm not sure if many of you know, but I love the whole "borrowed from the boys" look, and I often find myself drawn to many menswear inspired pieces. Well, today I literally borrowed from the boys with this adorable t-shirt from the boys section at Aéropostale. I literally died when I saw it and had to have it because who doesn't love a shirt with a bow-tie printed on it? I gave it my own feminine twist by adding the bejeweled collar from the sweater I wore in this post last week, but didn't want to lose the tuxedo look so I added a black and gray blazer. And of course, the perfect addition to a borrowed from the boys look is a good pair of ripped up boyfriend jeans accessorized with some girly pumps and a pop of pink to complete the look. Who else is still internally squealing over how cute this t-shirt is? Good thing it comes in extra small :) Thanks for reading!

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  1. Love this look! Very causal but very chic. You look so good in that jeans especially.

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  2. nice boyfriends jeans! love this total look :)
    Kisses, Mrs Vain

  3. That removable collar is too cute! So versatile! Just followed you via GFC :) Can't wait to see more looks!


  4. Loving the boyfriend jeans and really like that you put a bow!!


  5. I adore this outfit! Boyfriend jeans are the best, comfortable and stylish. I also love the pink pop of color with your bag.


  6. Cute look! Love the mix of boyfriend jeans with a preppy blazer and jeweled collar!

  7. Love the whole outfit - especially the boyfriend jeans, I really want some!<3

  8. I like the pink touch you have added to this look. and yes, children's section often rocks ;) plus usually it's quite cheap too! anyway, this looks like a warm autumn ensemble but your heels give away that the weather over there is not too cold ;)

    Maikeni blogi - part of me

  9. Love the mix of structured and loose boyfriend style! And your clutch is too cute :)

    xo Jess

  10. I adore that lovely blazer and your boyfriend jeans-- I need me some jeans like that! Also drooling over that lovely clutch!

    xx Debbie

  11. Thanks Lamey! You should definitely try them out and get a pair :) Great closet staple! xx

  12. Thanks Maiken :) Haha, yes and the prices are always great! It's not terribly cold...can still get away with wearing heels though my toes do get a bit cold! xx

  13. Thanks Debbie :) I took some old jeans I have that are a bit outdated because the cut isn't as slim (and also too big on me now) and just cuffed them up for some make-shift boyfriend jeans! Not sure if you hoard your old clothes like I do, but if so it's totally a trick that works and won't break the bank! xx



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