A few items I picked up during an inspiring week in New York.
This casual vintage look features a dusty rose sweater paired with tomboyish jeans and sneakers.
Sweater: Beacon's Closet, Williamsburg, $13
Jeans: Cheap Monday, Beacon's Closet, Williamsburg, $11
Shoes: Urban Outfitters, birthday gift
Necklace: Antique Mall, Lawrence, Kansas, $2
Electric purple gives this retro silhouette a fun twist.
Dress: Century 21, New York City, $25
Tights: Urban Outfitters, birthday gift
Shoes: Payless, sample from work
Belt: Thrifted, Madison, Wisconsin, $1
Necklace: Beyond the Door, Lawrence, KS, $6
I've been on the lookout for some relaxed fit trousers. These aren't perfect: they're more structured than I would like, and I'm too short to wear cropped pants. A good start though.
Shirt: TJMaxx, $6
Pants: H&M, NYC, $10
Shoes: Patricia Field for Payless, sample from work
On the Runway: Lela Rose Spring 2009 RTW. Image source: Style.com.
On the Runway: Chloe Spring 2009 RTW. Image source: Style.com.