Hey Guys! Just so you know, it is really VERY cold in New York right now!
and this California girl did not do well with the chilly weather!
Everyday of my trip a complete stranger told me that I looked cold + my cab driver even told me that he didn’t want to take me to the Chelsea piers and insisted that I go to the ‘Russian Saunas’ or back to California!
It took me nearly the entire trip to learn that 1 coat was OK, but 2 coats were better (my other coat was on a nearby bench) and that tights under jeans were OK and that tights + leggings under jeans are even better!
I snagged these shoes on my first night while wondering aimlessly (and VERY coldly) down 5th Avenue + ended up wearing them for the rest of the trip! They are the perfect bootie! The hidden wedge gives them just the right amount of height + the cheetah print is so unique!
However…I learned the hard way that slipping on ice is easy + to pray that the sidewalks had been salted!
Despite the cold weather (and some of my slip ups) I had an amazing time in New York and fulfilled my childhood dream of standing outside in the Today Show crowd and even saw my
creepy man crush Matt Lauer!
I can’t wait until my next trip to NYC and to apply all of my new layering tricks into my styling!
What I Wore:
Jacket: Ecote via Urban Outfitters, Molly Faux Fur Coat
Tee: Gap, Favorite Long-Sleeve V Neck Tee
Jeans: Gap, 1969 Sexy Boyfriend Jeans. Love this new option from Gap.
Shoes: Matisse, Nugent Bootie
Bag: Chanel via Poshmark.
Turban: H&M (very very old). Love these option here + here.
Earrings: Chanel via Poshmark. Love these two vintage Chanel options from Piperlime here + here.
Gloves: Kate Spade (from last winter). Shop new gloves from Kate here.
(Tights, Leggings + all the Uniqlo HEATTECH I could get my hands on-not shown)
I wish I could be in New York right now Im in canada and we just got a fresh layer of more snow haha
Wowza! I couldn’t imagine just how cold that is!
For being cold, you sure do look fantastic! That fluffy coat is so cute and the cheetah shoes are perfect! Have a great one.
Thanks lady but you didn’t see the outtakes! There are several holly shit I’m cold pictures!!!
Just happened to stumble upon your blog and love it! Cold and all you look beautiful and I really love your style. Looking forward to your next post, have a safe trip!
I love EVERYTHING about this outfit babe!! Gorgeous, as usual 🙂
Why thank you! Glad I can still do it…even if I am freezing!!
Woooow! Love your outfit! You look fab!
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So many great items in one look. Love that head piece. Also love the coat. So quirky!
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You are rockin’ the look in this, I love every single piece of it.
Your outfit is so perfect from head to toe! I love your jacket and your shoes are amazing (loved them the moment I saw them on your instagram)!
Thanks lady! and I got them on mega SALE!
This is my fave look of yours ever. I love the turban with the fur- you are so SOOOOO Carrie in SATC.
and I didn’t even mean to channel her!
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