Tuesday, March 5, 2013

A Need For Tweed






Look 1: Tweed Skirt Suit: Piazza Sempione, Shirt: Ann Taylor, Necklace: Forever 21, Earrings: H&M, Belt: Zara, Watch: Michael Kors, Shoes: Charles David, Bag: Prada
Outfit 2: Jacket: Piazza Sempione another great option here, Shirt: Ralph Lauren Sport, Jeans: Denimocracy c/o, Watch: Lenox (Men's), Earrings: H&M, Bracelet: Gifted, Necklace: Nina Shoes c/o, Bag: 3.1 Phillip Lim, Shoes: Isaac Mizrahi

If you've been following AKSOS for a while, it's no surprise to you that I am a lover of all things tweed. Sometimes I feel like a bit of a collector. Maybe it's the durable texture, or the fact that there are lots of pretty colors woven together. Whatever the reason, I’m a huge fan. A tweed jacket is a wardrobe must have because it can be worn dressed up for say, a day at the office or dressed down, for a lunch date or weekend shopping. I find myself reaching for the ones in my closet all the time. If you haven't explored this trend yet I would definitely recommend it. You can shop some great options hereherehere, and here. And if you're already a fan I'd love to hear how wear yours!

Thanks so much for reading!

7 comments:

  1. Elizabeth, you made my day. These pieces are just amazing.
    I love all sorts of tweeds and i like how you have paired these pieces. That's high end fashion right there.
    Keep up the good work.
    Cheers

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  2. Thank you so much, Aika. I really appreciate your wonderful feedback!

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  3. I discovered your blog after seeing a pic of you during fashion week. I love your style and I also love TWEED. By the way, has anyone ever told you that you remind them of the actress Meghan Markle?

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  4. I discovered your blog after seeing your pic in a NYFW post. I love your style and also love TWEED. I love that it can be both sophisticated yet youthful and fun. By the way, has anyone ever told you that you remind them of the actress Meghan Markle?

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    1. I'm so glad that you found my blog, Ramona! I have never gotten the Meghan Markle comparison but she is a cutie so thanks :)

      Xo
      Elizabeth

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  5. Love the two looks, you look absolutely beautiful!
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  6. Ahh, I love tweed! Sporting a tweed cap or jacket is just something I love, the texture, weight, and feel of the fabric is just heavenly. ^_^

    Would you mind checking out my new blog? :)
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