November 21, 2014

Outfit: Burgundy Leather Jacket and a Crushed Velvet Top Layered Over a Leopard Print Dress

I picked up this crushed velvet crop top from Forever 21 a few weeks ago with a birthday gift card. I couldn't resist its delightful crushed velvety-ness! I actually had a dress in almost this exact same fabric but it was way too large in the shoulders and bust so I gave it to my sister. This crop top fits perfectly though! For its debut I layered it over a leopard print high-low dress I got at Target a couple years ago. Layering crop tops over dresses is a great way to remix your dresses without adding a lot of bulk. This was kind of a perfect way to make this dress work for fall since it has spaghetti straps. I added my burgundy leather jacket for extra warmth even though I wore this before that big cold front blew down here.

I just realized that this is the third outfit post in a row featuring leopard print. I'm sorry for leopard overload! I promise I don't wear it every day. These just happen to be the outfits I got pictures of recently. 

Burgundy Leather Jacket, Crushed Velvet Crop Top, Leopard High-Low Skirt
leopard dress: xhileration - target | crop top, leather jacket: forever 21 | shoes: korks - shoe carnival | earrings: thrifted

Crushed Velvet Crop Top over a Leopard Print Dress
Burgundy Leather Jacket and Blue Crushed Velvet Top
Short Red Hair, Silver Ball Earrings, Burgundy Jacket, Velvet Top
Silver Ball Drop Earrings
Blue Crushed Velvet Crop Top Layered Over a Leopard Print Dress

So how has your week been? I can't believe it's already Friday! I have a busy weekend ahead with a birthday party for Dad today and a Georgia football game tomorrow. Then it's Thanksgiving week! So there'll be plenty of delicious food in the upcoming days. I'm pretty excited about that. 

Anyway, I hope you have a fantastic weekend!


Miranda said...

I love the color of that top! Everything you wear matches your hair wonderfully.

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Frannie Pantz said...

I love the rich colors in this outfit! I do that with blogging sometimes too--because I don't always post what I wear on the day that I wear it. Like today I realized I had three posts in a week with the same jacket. Woops! At any rate, I love leopard print so it's a win as far as I'm concerned!

Jessica The Pyreflies said...

Nothing wrong with leopard, it's a great print and it looks good on you! I can't believe it's Friday either... this week really went by fast!


Natalia | Fashioned by Love said...

The blue and burgundy look so beautiful together and the textures add some extra charm, too! x

Crumbs In The Bed said...

I've been wanting some layering pieces for a while and I'm really to cropped jumpers to go over dresses. I never really though of cropped tops too, might have to see what I can find :)

Laura Go said...

Don't apologize for the leopard madness- you look great in leopard print! You know what? I use crop tops as layering pieces too-- and they end up being as long as "normal" top length for me!

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