Basic But Not So Basic

posted by on 2011.12.16, under Outfit Of The Day

Photography by- Christine Chang

{Cut25 blazer, Cut25 dress, Lanvin shoes, Lanvin clutch, Dominic jones & CBD By Charlotte Bjorlin D’ella rings}

{All pieces available at Satine Boutique}

Recently i’ve been drawn to busier pieces with striking prints & colors, but I can’t deny that when I laid my hands on this black and white blazer  my heart fluttered. The perfect leather lining + quilted arm patch on the blazer, and not to mention this impossibly perfect dress with billowy chiffon sleeves paired with delicate pleats! Black and white might be basic but there’s nothing so basic about this outfit, don’t you agree? The details on these two pieces are simply impeccable!

Cannot believe that in just 3 days I will be heading out to the motherland- Seoul, Korea! I’ve heard from a few people that its beyond freezing out there, and im quite sure I wont be able to pull off these california leg baring outfits without freezing my tush off! So this weekend i’ll be shopping for some winter wonderland musthaves! Will be in search for a thick yet still chic parka/anorak + thick cable knitted sweaters + thermals + rain/snow boots!

HAPPY FRIDAY loves! I hope you have an impossibly lovely weekend!!




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Coty ( December 17, 2011 at 11:36 PM )

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Cassandra ( December 17, 2011 at 5:57 PM )

You look stunning! I love that amazing blazer :) x

Nikki | The Ginger D ( December 17, 2011 at 12:24 PM )

lovely outfit!
love those lavin shoes.
I guess, I might have selected a different combination for this ones thou ;).
I guess your combination is just fine too ;))) – just kidding awsomely put together!

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twoinla ( December 17, 2011 at 9:48 AM )

lovely…u rock those boots well!

shirley ( December 16, 2011 at 11:04 PM )

OH MY GOSH!! When you do the winter wonderland shopping, can you PLEASE PLEASE PLEASE post up a ‘haul’ or the outfits that you will be wearing? I live in Canada and it’s FAR from the warm Californian temperatures here. Parts of Canadian weather are quite similar to that of Korea’s. PLEASE do an outfit for the places that are colder!!! <3

Melody ( December 16, 2011 at 10:34 PM )

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3lin ( December 16, 2011 at 4:56 PM )

I love how the boots look with the outfit. The proof that you don’t need to wear colors exactly and still looking good : )

Fraka ( December 16, 2011 at 12:44 PM )

A nice twist on what would be a basic look. Classy as always!

Cathy ( December 16, 2011 at 10:43 AM )

Black and white combination it’s timeless!! Great Outfit!! :)

Maria ( December 16, 2011 at 9:52 AM )

great outfit!
the black and white is always so chic and stylish!

have a great time in korea


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ashlee ( December 16, 2011 at 8:03 AM )

Never basic. Always classic. that jacket is great!

You have such fantastic classic style.

TheLeatherSkirt ( December 16, 2011 at 7:54 AM )

It is so cold in seoul, literally ridiculous!!!

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Love the jacket!!!!

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