structured prep

I was wearing this blazer the other night while out with a few girlfriends for dinner and drinks and one of them called me preppy. (Susan, I’m looking at you.) My first thought was “Um, rude.” And then I realized she was right. I tend to like structure for the same reason I don’t like sweatpants — because I don’t like feeling baggy and sloppy and eaten up by my clothes. So, yea, you could say I can be a little preppy, especially in the winter when I need layers upon layers of warmth but don’t want to look like a blimp. I wore this outfit to do some shopping in the city with Chris. Rather than wearing a bulky jacket and sweating as I sauntered in and out of dressing rooms, I went with a  little layered prep.

If you had to pick one word to describe your style, what would it be? Mine is definitely ‘structured’

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{J.Crew blazer; Madewell cardigan + scarf; Zara blouse; Current/Elliot jeans; Sole Society booties; Junior Drake bag; Etsy knuckle rings; Anthropologie sunglasses; Essie Minimalistic}

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  • Reply Susan Schneider Design December 3, 2012 at 10:58 am

    Slater called Zack Morris “Preppy” all the time. Out of love :-)

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