Inspired Style: Tweed Jacket – Whitney Port

- Inspiration Board, Outfits

 

So I am really excited to start a new section on my blog that will also be featured under “Outfits” called the Inspiration Board.  I gather inspiration from many sources, whether it’s from a magazine spread, advertisement, celebrities, celebrity events, looks on the street or other bloggers, I will make sure to explain what it is I love about the style and how I make it my own through specific outfit details!  You can also see more of my fashion inspiration on Pinterest… follow me at Rachel’s Lookbook!

Tweed Jacket, Vintage; Bow-tie Blouse, Macy’s; Pleather Leggings, Express; Bracelet, Kohls; Chain-Link Ankle Strap Pumps, Steve Madden Luxe

  

My first inspired look is based off of Whitney Port.   I used to watch her in “The Hills” and followed her through “The City” and was always inspired by her easy, put-together looks. She isn’t afraid to try new patterns and colors, mix patterns or take a classic and add modern details for a new twist.  She takes this gorgeous tweed jacket and makes it look so chic and effortless.  I love tweed and own two tweed jackets (which I bought exclusively for the office), but sometimes I struggle to wear a tweed jacket without making it look boring or strictly office wear.  Whitney Port has several jacketed looks and this is by far one of my favorites!  To keep the tweed modern and chic, she pairs it with a skinny black legging and patent black heels, as well as a classic ruffled blouse.  This look inspired me to take this tweed jacket look outside of the office!  What a great look for drinks on the weekend or happy hour during the week.  To spice it up a little more for my personal style, I wore my pleather leggings for some more shine and wore my pumps with a chain link detail around the ankle.  Additionally to add a twist to her take on tweed jackets, I would even add some more color with the pumps and some bling with big dangly earrings.

Get the LOOK

Inspired Style: Tweed Jacket

 

Sheer top
$48 – modcloth.com

Ruffle top
$15 – avenue.com

Cropped motorcycle jacket
$70 – needsupply.com

SPANX highwaisted pants
$62 – net-a-porter.com

Seychelles open toe wedge
$86 – zappos.com

Zara bootie boots
$40 – zara.com
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13 Comments

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    simplychic
    January 24, 2012 at 5:23 AM

    great interpretation!! those pants definitely make this look not office like. love it :)i’m going to go dig out my tweed jacket now…

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    Raindrops of Sapphire
    January 24, 2012 at 3:18 PM

    Very cute! I like tweed jackets! I’m a blogger too, it would be nice if you could stop by my blog sometime :) :)

    http://www.raindropsofsapphire.com

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    Iliyana
    January 24, 2012 at 4:28 PM

    cute!

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    Thu
    January 24, 2012 at 4:45 PM

    You look absolutely gorgeous in this jacket. I love how it is cropped and have a military look to it. I also love the detail on the bottom of those leggings!

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    ANTONELLA C'EST MOI
    January 24, 2012 at 4:46 PM

    VERY COOL!!FOLLOW ME ON GOOGLE FRIENDS AND I WILL BE HAPPY TO FOLLOW YOU BACK..:)
    XOXO
    A_C’EST MOI
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    Fashion By Alicia
    January 24, 2012 at 5:36 PM

    I absolutely love this look. Your tweed jacket is AMAZING!!

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    T.
    January 25, 2012 at 4:38 AM

    Nice outfit!

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    phuong
    January 25, 2012 at 4:56 AM

    beautiful jacket

    Travel in Style

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    Mónica - Mes Voyages à Paris
    January 25, 2012 at 2:04 PM

    I love outfits like this with leggings…so casual chic! I use them a lot!
    Greetings from Spain!
    xoxo
    M.

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    Neris
    January 25, 2012 at 3:42 PM

    such an amazing classic look! in love with your heels!

    xxx,

    Fashion Fractions

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    Samantha
    January 25, 2012 at 4:23 PM

    Love this inspired style look! I think you look better – like that top with the jacket!

    xo, sam

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    jelisaveta djukanovic
    January 25, 2012 at 5:45 PM

    Beautiful!

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    Isa
    January 27, 2012 at 3:16 AM

    I LOVE Whitney Port! She has amazing sense of style! Lovely outfit yours :)

    xox,
    Isa

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