Outfit Of The Day for August 9, 2011. Tried And True

August 9, 2011 • Fashion Blog, Outfit Of The Day

It’s always good to have something that you’ve tested wearing before. Don’t you have something that you wear that is tried and true? I put this outfit together last year for a video for last summer’s American Living for JCPenney “Made For” Campaign by Style Coalition. It is an easy fallback look when I don’t have a lot of time and need something that won’t wrinkle, is not too low or too short, and will not get ruined in the rain (and is machine washable!). Bonus: the accessories for this outfit were already figured out for the video, which saved more time as well! So yeah, it is a re-run outfit but I love it, I’m sure this is not the end of it!

Dress: Amercan Living For JCPenny (no longer available), but find similar LBDs at JCPenny or this Nicole Miller Pleated Ponte Knit Sheath Dress, $275

Necklace: Amercan Living For JCPenny (no longer available), but find this similar Nordstrom Large Oval Link Long Necklace in Silver, $32 or this Ippolita ‘Glamazon – Bastille’ Long Chain Necklace, $995

Bracelet:  JCPenny (no longer available), but this Simon Sebbag Organic Wave Bangle Bracelet, $115 is similar.

Handbag: Coach Mia Large Leather Maggie Handbag, $498 (pebbled gunmetal no longer available. Find similar styles at Coach.com) or Gunmetal Coach Kristin Leather Zip Top Tote, $398

Shoes: Charlotte Ronson Hayworth Studded Heel in Black, Now $112.50

— Carol Calacci

Photo: Barry Weiss

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