Versatile Style by Tracey

Date Night- Coated Jeans

Posted on: November 24, 2013

I love the look of coated jeans and  last year, kept dreaming of owning a pair.

The expense and being on a weight loss journey prevented me from indulging, but when I found them over the summer at a super cleaarence price I scored these leather looking skinnies!

Linking up with Watch What I’m Wearing and Monday Bloom

IMG_2551

I paired them with my thrifted purple poncho , cashmere sweater and pointed toe sueded pumps! 

This look cost me a total of about $30 , not including the bracelets and necklace. 

IMG_2550

Not the best pictures since they were taken at night, but I was very happy to finally rock these coated jeans. 

I was even happier at the fit, as I purchased them when I was 5lbs heavier and hadn’t tried them on since then. 

Now if I can only hold onto this weight loss and not gain any this week…

IMG_2557

This houndtooth jacket was purchased last year from Burlington Coat Factory and is a favorite, as it is heavy and warm and even has a hood, which I used last night when the winds were whipping up after our movie. 

Dear Readers, I was so happy to finally wear these and really love them paired with the loose purple poncho. I wonder what else I can pair with them in the future.  I don’t own a lot of looser tops that would be appropriate as my new weight loss wardrobe concentrated on showing my new body shape.  

Have you tried leather looking bottoms , yet?  Do you intend to or is this a trend you are steering clear of?

Gratitude

I am grateful for a movie night and a chance to laugh as Tom  finieshed his training for the new job and the anticpation of next week when he begins the job full force.

I am grateful that my daughter came to me and discussed a struggle she is having and gave me the chance to comfort her, not something she does often as she is pretty self reliant.

I am grateful for the suppport of those who understand this shift in our lives and how important time is with our children before they spread their wings next year and go off to college and graduate schools.

I am grateful for a Sunday nap, as myhusband is getting better and I am now getting sick.

I am grateful that my dear husband made dinner

Advertisements

5 Responses to "Date Night- Coated Jeans"

This look is about $30 ???-NO WAY!!!!!!!!!!!!! I didn’t go thrifting for a while-I think it’s time!:) And thank you dear for sharing this beautiful look with Monday Bloom!!!
http://dcinstyle.com/

I bought a pair of coated skinnies last year, too. I haven’t worn them at all. You look great in your bottoms and give me courage! LOL

Love your jeans and how you styled them
I have a pair, but when I washed them per the instructions, it pretty much ruined them
Wear them as long as you can before washing!!!
Brett

Oh no, I wondered about that myself! Thanks for the heads up!

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s

Blog Lovin

Follow on Bloglovin

Enter your email address to follow this blog and receive notifications of new posts by email.

Join 355 other followers

Follow Me on Pinterest

VA is for Bloggers

Independent fashion bloggers

40plusstyle

Visible Monday

http://www.thecitizenrosebud.com/p/the-40-blog-roll.html
Advertisements
LOVE & CRUMB

love yourself - mind, body & soul

Following Augustine

A lifestyle, travel, and fashion blog by Elaine DeBock.

Sharing A Journey

Moving Forward One Day at a Time

UNBOUNDEDLIFE

passionate.loving.connected.marriage.

My 30 Point Life

Recipes and tales from a serial weight watcher

Pride in Photos

Beauty.Inspiration.Lifestyle.

Fatty McCupcakes

Rants, Ramblings, and Regrets

Foxy's Domestic Side

Developing My Style as I lose weight

An Autism Diary

A day in the life of David Hartley

My great Wordpress blog

Just another WordPress.com site

Classy Yet Trendy

Developing My Style as I lose weight

The Real Life

A Denverite's love of all things savorable

It's all Fine. Whatever tickles the fancy.

an object of interest, something imagined, whimsical, and often amusing

My Faves Journal

A vegan and cruelty free friendly lifestyle blog where I share my favorite things from beauty, fashion and more.

prayer & practice

a prayerful & practical guide for manifesting a life you love & deserve!

The Shameful Sheep

shit storms, shame, and stories that make you cringe

Thesilenthummer

Franchua D'Souza

Logical Quotes

Logical and Inspirational quotes

Glam Meets Girl

Irish Based Fashion & Beauty Blog

T. L. Ryder

Bringing You Flotsam from the Slipstream

The Daily Post

The Art and Craft of Blogging

Versatile Style by Tracey

Developing My Style as I lose weight

MERMAID IN A MUDSLIDE

Because we all gotta muddle through some puddles..

Simple Living Over 50

Defining Life's Changes

%d bloggers like this: