Thursday, September 17, 2015







Wearing //
Asos pumps
Nordstrom bag (similar) & necklace
Beauty //
 makeup C/O Glo Minerals (details next week)








Last year, I was casually flipping through the channels and stumbled across The Real Housewives of Beverly Hills (Okay, who am I kidding? It's a total guilty pleasure and I'm a huge fan of the series). Don't judge! It's one of the only "reality" television shows I can stomach these days, and although the drama seems contrived, I mainly tune in each season for the fashion. I love Kyle Richard's style in particular. She looks flawless, and yet she seems more down-to-earth than some of the other ladies. I immediately fell in love with a cape blazer she wore in one of the episodes. While most people were probably glued to the t.v. watching Lisa Rinna throw a wine glass at Kim Richards, I was eyeing Kyle's beautiful cape and plotting how I could get my hands on a less expensive option. I think I literally sent my friend a text during the scene because I wanted one so badly. Fast forward to a couple of weeks ago, and stopping by Zara where I shrieked like a little girl when I saw one. I'm sure Kyle's cost a slight fortune, but mine was a bit more budget-friendly, although still more than I had anticipated. I used my birthday as an excuse to treat myself. 


What do you think of this trend?

7 comments:

  1. you look so chic and yes Kyle does have great style. Fabulous outfit!

    xo
    PinkSole

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  2. Real Housewives of OC was my guilty pleasure TV show for years, so no judging going on here! I think the cape trend is very glam and fabulous and completely fits you! I haven't tried one on so I'm not sure how hard they are to wear, but I love the look! Well deserved birthday treat!
    Gina | On the Daily Express

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    1. Oh I love the OC ladies as well! Such a guilty pleasure, so overly dramatic! Fun to watch though. I think you'd look great in this Gina. It's actually very comfortable, and it really doesn't interfere with arm movement (although I don't think I could carry a shoulder bag with it). It's just a fun play on a basic, and it's great for date night :)

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  3. OMG that cape looks so chic and stylish - it's definitely a forever piece - what a great purchase!

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    1. Thank you Zeba! This is one trend I want to see you in because it would totally suit your style! Try it!

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  4. This blazer / cape is so cool! I don't think I've ever seen anything like it, it looks fab on you!

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