A Classic in Stripes & Wide Leg Pants

Friday, May 10, 2019

I got 4 photos in (translation: one pose with variations of the head tilt) before my camera battery died. D'oh! So sharing 2 photos today is probably overkill, but what the hell... my profile actually looks fairly nice?

For the longest time, I was a firm believer in wearing wide-legged pants that skimmed the floor. Because god forbid I get mistaken for wearing high water pants. (TMI maybe: I would actually Clorox wipe the hem after a day of wearing pants that touched the ground). Perhaps I know my germaphobe tendencies aren't going away any time soon, or simply seeing more catalog models looking amazing in their wide-legged pants that do not fully cover their shoes (shout out to Ann Taylor and J.Crew!) I'm inclined to believe it's the latter. I think the key is to thread that fine line between wearing high enough heels and pants that skim just the top of your foot.

J.Crew stripe top with tassels, Ann Taylor button tab wide leg pants, Celine small big bag, J.Crew Colette d'orsay pumps in leopard calf hair
J.Crew stripe top with tassels, Ann Taylor button tab wide leg pants, Celine small big bag, J.Crew Colette d'orsay pumps in leopard calf hair
SUNGLASSES: Ann Taylor (similar - 40% off w/code TREATMOM; similar - 40% off w/code LOVEMOM)
LIPS: MAKE UP FOR EVER Rouge Artist Natural in N9 (sold here)
TOP: J.Crew (similar - on sale)
RING: Elizabeth and James (similar)
BRACELET: David Yurman cable classics bracelet with pearls and diamonds, 5mm - sz S (sold at Nordstrom / Saks)
WATCH: Olivia Burton two-tone round bracelet watch, 30mm in silver/white/gold - removed 2 links (sold here; similar)
PHONE CASE: Casetify blooming gown (sold here)
PANTS: Ann Taylor button tab wide leg pants - sz 0P (sold here - $50)
BAG: Celine small big bag with long strap in smooth calfskin in tan (sold here; similar - on sale; similar - on sale)
SHOES: J.Crew Colette d'orsay pumps in leopard calf hair - TTS (this season's sold here; similar)

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