Wednesday, October 20, 2010

Trail blazin'

When I was putting on this blazer today, it got me thinking... do you always wear a long sleeve underneath? What happens if you want to wear a tank/cami/sleeveless shirt? Aren't you afraid of deodorant or sweat marks leaving behind residue inside a dry-clean-only blazer? Or am I the only one who worries? =P Are there any precautions I should take?
jacket: theory
tank: Gap
necklace: Banana Republic
belt: Express
jeans: Hollister
flats: Miu Miu (similar)

11 comments:

  1. I used to only wear long sleeves under blazers (if only because when it's cold enough to wear blazers, it's not warm enough to wear long sleeves) but I recently started wearing tank tops and blouses under blazers and I haven't noticed any of the things you mentioned (maybe I should go check the arm hole areas of my blazers).

    You look as pulled together as always. I seriously have a crush on that blazer.

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  2. There're clear deodorants you can purchase :).

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  3. Yes, you noticed! The angle of that pic is so awkward. My sis took it kneeling down. Why? I don't know.

    I have never thought about deodorant stains on dry clean only blazers because I don't have an expensive blazer but I would think, hey, it smells nice and no one has to see the stains, (if any) cause it's on the inside!

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  4. This is a cute outfit, casual, yet very polished with the blazer.

    I don't own any expensive blazers either, but I agree.. I try to at least wear short sleeves to avoid that lol.

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  5. Very nice outfit!!! Casual yet undeniably chic :) And that bag is absolutely beautiful lol!

    That GOOD GOOD Blog

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  6. Hmm - I don't usually pay attention to sleeved versus non-sleeved shirts under blazers. I think as long as it's relatively cool, you won't have to worry much? I like your City - it does look like a good size. I have a Twiggy and a Part Time. I feel like neither is my "perfect" size so maybe I'll try City next :)

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  7. You own all my favourite bags! What colour is your bal bag?

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  8. @The Backseat Stylers - My bal is galet =)

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  9. I SHOULD worry about deo/armpit stains on blazers...but I wear sleeveless tops with jackets a lot. Oh well : ) Dry cleaning once in a while should get out any stains.

    Do you get to wear jeans to the office? Cute ensemble!

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  10. @PetiteAsianGirl - Yup, I work in a casual environment. The running joke for people who dress up for no reason is, "got an interview today?" haha.

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  11. Oh goodness, you seem to take better care of clothing than I do. I didn't even think about that! Hrm, but as far as deodorant marks, there are certain brands out there that dries clear!

    I'm absolutely dying seeing your Balencegia bag... AH!

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