March 21, 2013

Spring Trend: Monochrome

The weather in New York has been crazy. We've gone from spring like weather back to winter in what seems like matter of hours...which I guess theoretically it had been. All I know is that I want to truly transition my wardrobe from winter to spring. I'm over wearing my heavy coats and layering of scarves and hats. The only way I feel better about this whole situation is by starting to mix in some spring trends when I can. The monochrome look is one of the easiest looks to mix in. It's a timeless look that always looks chic. Plus it's a look that you can dig around in your closet to find the pieces you need to pull this trend off.

Since the weather has been wacky I decided to layer up two of my favorite jackets, my Michael Kors leather jacket under my light weight houndstooth Roxy jacket. Adding a printed black and white piece to your look can give it a more vibrant feeling instead of just your basic black and white look.

Jacket: Roxy (old) | Leather Jacket: Michael Kors (old) | Shirt: H&M | Jeans: Carmar from LF Store | Shoes: Shoemint | Bag: Marc by Marc Jacobs | Sunglasses: Raybans

photo by Brian Cavanaugh

What do you think of the monochrom look?

11 comments so far

  1. fine style ;-)

    i invite to me too


  2. Loving this look!! the heels are gorgeous and in love with that jacket!!

  3. ooh the outfit is nice, love the checker print jacket! lol I'm still wearing my big ass parka here, it's freaking cold...

  4. It's the same here! We've had a few days of what seemed like spring weather & now it's snowing again! Argh! Loving that coat & the double jacket look, those heels are beautiful too!

  5. Love the heels and the leather jacket! xx

  6. Those heels are fabulous and I adore your hair! xo

  7. your shoes are so cute. reminds me of alexander wang, but better.

  8. the weather over here has been super bizarre as well! :( love the houndstooth jacket, you do the layering so well :)

    Metallic Paws

  9. Love the monochromatic look for spring! You pulled it off very well :)

    Lol fashion bloggers must be going through a hard time with this weather. They're not able to show off their spring wardrobe or instead have to freeze their butts off :p

  10. Wow, such a nice black and white outfit, i love the jacket :)


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