dressed up like a lady: Cold feet.

Jan 24, 2013

Cold feet.

Okay so uh, some friends at work (cough*BLAIR!*cough) were giving me shit about how I don't post my full cold-weather ensembles. I'm a champion ball-buster so I can't exactly complain about taking guff. But you asked for it, so here you go!

In fairness, if I showed you guys my coat every day, it would get repetitive, because most work days it's just the same Canadian military army surplus parka. So how about I show you the difference between what I wear if I have to run outside for 2 minutes vs. 10 minutes? Or have to walk through a plowed vs. unplowed parking lot?   

2 minutes outside/plowed parking lot:
Anorak: armynavydeals
Scarf: Asos
Socks: Cabot New England Vermont
Shoes: Steve Madden

Aaaaaand 10 minutes/unplowed parking lot:
Boots: Sorel
Hat: Eddie Bauer

Boom. I bought this hat for an ex-boyfriend and he didn't want it so I kept it and broke up with him. Just kidding. Sort of. Also: These mittens were made for me by my sis-in-law Alessandra, who lined the insides with cashmere recycled from pretty sweaters. They're awesome. I'll take an up close picture of them tomorrow. I'd bet she'd make you some for a pittance on Etsy.


  1. Haha, you are so adorable, and I love this post :).

  2. Just for the record, the guy kneeling in the parking lot slush to take all these stylish pics -- full tux and tails EVERYDAY!

    1. Of course! What are you, a farmer?

    2. Sometimes you keep it casual! Did I take this pic of you? ;D


    3. Yep! Here's another - always trying to get the right angle on you.

    4. You rock it pretty hard in the tux though...


    5. Also: When did we start shooting videos?



  3. Way to stay warm and look chic!
    Love the boots in the last pic!


  4. Those socks and boots!! So darling. Thanks for your sweet comment on my guest post at Almost Stylish!

  5. Oh my god.... you turned a simple challenge into so much fun... great idea 2 min vs 10 min .

    Love your parka and your expressions in the pictures!!

    Do come back soon to visit us!

    Much Love
    The Heiress Blog


Leave a comment. It's good for our relationship.