Denim and Tulips

Study period is in full swing but it's kind of hard to concentrate (is this a surprise to anyone?).

Lately I can't get enough of two things: denim and tulips.

My denim jacket has always been faithful. It's lasted since middle school and is slightly too big in the shoulders but it's mine. I've always been unsure of how to style it, but since I've arrived at college I've been much more liberal with my fashion choices.

I've always hated the idea of wearing my denim jacket over jeans. I'd always wear it with skirts or dresses, but now I'm kind of warming up to the idea. As long as the jacket and jeans are a different wash and weight, I'm good to go.

Some inspiration...

http://www.stylelist.com/
Now what I'd really like to get in my wardrobe is a white denim jacket...perfect for the spring and summer. I'm particularly liking this one by American Eagle.

Love the colors in this Free People jacket and the lace detail in this one from Urban outfitters

A very classic one from Zara.

Not exactly denim...but love the look

So you can definitely imagine that when I decided to train home with just an hour's notice, the first thing I packed was my denim jacket. 

My favorite thing about coming home for the weekend? Seeing everything in bloom, like the tree in our front yard to our neighbor's tulip gardens. It seemed like every house had tulips...I'm pretty sure the past years haven't been like this. It seems like every year there's a new flower everyone plants...

http://www.sodahead.com

http://www.chicagotraveler.com

Happy Wednesday!
xx Marisol

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Wednesday, April 25, 2012

Denim and Tulips

Study period is in full swing but it's kind of hard to concentrate (is this a surprise to anyone?).

Lately I can't get enough of two things: denim and tulips.

My denim jacket has always been faithful. It's lasted since middle school and is slightly too big in the shoulders but it's mine. I've always been unsure of how to style it, but since I've arrived at college I've been much more liberal with my fashion choices.

I've always hated the idea of wearing my denim jacket over jeans. I'd always wear it with skirts or dresses, but now I'm kind of warming up to the idea. As long as the jacket and jeans are a different wash and weight, I'm good to go.

Some inspiration...

http://www.stylelist.com/
Now what I'd really like to get in my wardrobe is a white denim jacket...perfect for the spring and summer. I'm particularly liking this one by American Eagle.

Love the colors in this Free People jacket and the lace detail in this one from Urban outfitters

A very classic one from Zara.

Not exactly denim...but love the look

So you can definitely imagine that when I decided to train home with just an hour's notice, the first thing I packed was my denim jacket. 

My favorite thing about coming home for the weekend? Seeing everything in bloom, like the tree in our front yard to our neighbor's tulip gardens. It seemed like every house had tulips...I'm pretty sure the past years haven't been like this. It seems like every year there's a new flower everyone plants...

http://www.sodahead.com

http://www.chicagotraveler.com

Happy Wednesday!
xx Marisol

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