Fall Drama: The Velvet Jacket

 

Black crushed velvet jacketBlack Velvet Jacket with Distressed DenimDistressed denim with black velvet jacket

Jacket | Blank NYC  Top | Top Shop  Denim | Blank NYC Sandals | Sam Edelman

When I initially saw this velvet jacket at the Nordstrom Anniversary sale I thought “band geek meets Michael Jackson.” But as I learned when I bought my favorite prom dress and my wedding gown: always take it off the hangar, Emily. Thank you 17 year-old self for learning this lesson. I can’t wait to wear this jacket all through the fall, especially paired with leather skinnies for date night. (Yowza!) FYI it runs a little small, I recommend sizing up. Tell me about your favorite dramatic closet staples in the comments below!

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12 thoughts on “Fall Drama: The Velvet Jacket

    1. Hi Cara! It’s just too good to pass up. Love the name of your blog by the way! So true. haha Thanks for stopping by!

      xo, Emily B.

  1. Haha! “Always take if off the hanger” — that’s a great lesson you’ve known for years. And it all worked out because that jacket is SUPERB.

    Cheers,
    Shruthi, thehonestshruth.com

    1. Hi Shruthi! Thanks so much 🙂 I know it sounds so silly but I HATED my wedding dress on the hangar and I wasn’t even going to try it on. So glad that I did. haha Thanks so much for stopping by!

      xo, Emily B.

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