As I mentioned in yesterday's post, our editorial director, Alina, has a black tweed Iro jacket she wears to the office on repeat (in fact, she wore it to our job interview). In terms of cool tweed jackets that feel fresh and current, Iro simply sets the bar, and I'm thrilled with the versatility and price point of this one I found online. It's lightweight, for L.A.'s constantly transitional weather, and goes just as well with denim as with a sleek pencil skirt. I like that there's nothing flashy about this outfit, just the classics: crisp blue wide-leg flares (I haven't worn a high-waisted pair in awhile, and felt great slipping back into them), a simple gray T, the jacket, and a red lip, bag, and nails.
Grounded in Classics
Tweed is a tricky fabric—it can either provide the perfect, structured finishing touch, or verge on looking too much like a dated find, courtesy of grandma's closet. As much as I love it draped with a modern pair of trousers, I've found that it always works with a great pair of ...read more