Friday, 20 September 2013

Something blue


I can't tell you how many hours I have dragged my boyfriend around a mall, looking for a navy blue blazer. I have wanted one forever but couldn't justify the price tag for some of the ones that I liked. I always try to find a good deal or a less expensive blazer that doesn't look ratty or stringy. A sigh of relief came out of my boyfriends mouth when I told him that I FINALLY found the navy blue blazer that I wanted. I'm pretty sure he did a jig... lol.. ok no, but that would've been funny!

I found this navy blue blazer at H&M last weekend, and..... IT WAS ON SALE !!! They had a few different colors but I literally grabbed this one and sprinted to the check out before I could look at any other color. I think it was only twenty something $$$. I love how it's cropped and not too long. Unfortunately because I'm only 5'3, I usually like blazers to be on the shorter side. This, is a one button blazer and the material is so soft. I love that I can wear the sleeves pushed up or down depending on how cold it is outside.

I decided to match this outfit with a simple one pocked white tee from Pacsun, destroyed Abercromie & Fitch skinnies and on my way out the door, I grabbed for my Jessica Simpson cognac boots (favourite boots). I absolutely love this new blazer and I think I may go back and check out the other colors because seriously... I love me a good blazer!

Hope everyone has a fun weekend!!! I think it's going to storm here all dang weekend.. ughhhh!

Love always,


Megan said...

Love your blazer! I actually just did a post the other day wearing a blue blazer as well :) Cute outfit!
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Alex said...

I love H&M's blazers, I have a couple of them and they always fit my shoulders really well. Every girl should have the perfect navy blazer.

Kate at Green Fashionista said...

LOVE this blazer and the price makes it even better, gotta love H&M!

Happy Friday :)

E said...

LOVE this blazer!!! I've been looking for a navy one...I'll definitely have to check out H&M. Thanks for sharing! :)

Lauren said...

Your hair is stunning Mel!! Also loving your blazer - they are such classics. Also loving those boots. Ok, obviously I love it all :P xo

Freyas Fashion Chapter said...

You look amazing, love your hair against the navy blazer x
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Rachel Murphree said...

Oh, that blazer is really cute, especially with those boots. I am loving the hair too!

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fleurani said...

Mel, I have that same Blazer and it is such a beautiful and versatile Piece. Love your Combo with the stressed Jeans :-)


Kacrates said...

I love a good sale on clothing. Nice job on the blazer. Classy piece.

Nessie Judge said...

Gorgeous blazer! I think I saw that on sale at H&M too here, in Finland. I don't think they have my size though!
(btw, you're ONLY 5'3"?! i'm 5'2"!!)


Steffy said...

omg, I'm so in love with your blazer, the colour and the cut is just perfect. So jelly!


Lauren Scorzafava said...

LOOVE those boots!

Lauren Elizabeth

friends with distance said...

i LOVE the put-together-blazer with ripped jeans look!