Two for Tuesday // Camel and Stripes

Two for Tuesday // Camel and Stripes

Shop Outfit 1 // ASOS Coat vest | J.Crew Painter tee | J.crew belt Clare V clutch | Missguided sandals

Shop Outfit 2// Banana Republic blazer  (similar with gray collar)| J.Crew Painter tee | J.Crew jeans | J.Crew clutch ( in gold) | Christian Louboutin heels (similar)| Loft sunglasses (similar) | MAC lip pencil in Vino

It’s Tuesday, which means one day closer to the weekend! (It’s never too early!) I’m gearing up to share some fun and sunny posts from my recent trip to Florida, but being back home and still in cool weather, has me excited about styling camel and stripes because I’m enjoying wearing my blazer and long wool vest these days. I love how natural and chic the combination looks no matter the color of the stripes. Since my teens, I had an obsession with anything striped in any color or combination (See what I mean? And here, and here!). As a result, I’m sharing two looks today and some great pieces that would go perfect together to recreate the camel and stripes look for yourself. Hope you enjoy!

Camel and stripes

I loved playing with the idea of making this coat vest into a dress. While I definitely needed to wear something underneath to keep warm (biker shorts!), I originally bought this vest a bit larger than usual and liked the idea of cinching it up into a dress with a belt that closed with belt that had no loops. It kept the look slim when I already knew I had some bulk to contend with due to the thickness of the coat (which kept me warm too!) Playing with a heavier layer, the stripes and open sandals kept the look light (I took advantage of an oddly warmer winter day to pull this off!). camel coat vest

clare v leopard print clutch

Black strappy sandals

Camel blazer and red stripes

I have been living in this double breasted blazer for more than I’d like to admit this winter. I found it on sale at Banana Republic, and it was the last one in store! I absolutely love it. Popping up the color to show the grey inset is my favorite part. Red stripes, red lips and red bottoms made this a perfect dress down Friday look to go from work to a night out with your girls.

Camel and Stripes and Louboutins

camel blazer

Photos: The KP Life and Mr. E

Outfit 1 // ASOS Coat vest | J.Crew Painter tee | J.crew belt | Clare V clutch | Missguided sandals

Outfit 2 // Banana Republic blazer  (similar with gray collar)| J.Crew Painter tee | J.Crew jeans | J.Crew clutch (in gold) | Christian Louboutin heels (similar)| Loft sunglasses  (similar)| MAC lip pencil in Vino

Thank you for stopping by! Have a great week!

Jessica TSG Signature

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  1. February 27, 2016 / 3:49 pm

    Love the details of this post

    • February 27, 2016 / 4:05 pm

      Thanks Rae! I appreciate you stopping by! xoxo, Jessica

  2. February 27, 2016 / 2:35 pm

    Super cute! Love your blog :)

    • February 27, 2016 / 4:06 pm

      Anna, Thank you for the sweet words and stopping by! xoxo, Jessica

  3. February 27, 2016 / 1:51 pm

    Sassy and sophisticated! Stunning ! Love it

    • February 27, 2016 / 4:07 pm

      Amy, thanks! I appreciate your thoughtful words! Much appreciated! xoxo, Jessica

    • February 27, 2016 / 4:07 pm

      Much love back at you Greta! Thank you for stopping by! Hope you can get the camel coat too! xoxo, Jessica

  4. February 27, 2016 / 12:49 pm

    Absolutely love the way you styled both sets of stripes! Your vest and clutch in the first outfit are amazing! :)

    • February 27, 2016 / 4:08 pm

      Thank you Kali! I love the mix of leopard and camel, and so happy you like it too! Thanks for stopping by! xoxo, Jessica

  5. February 27, 2016 / 11:51 am

    Love the sleeveless outerwear!!!

    • February 27, 2016 / 4:08 pm

      Thanks for stopping by and commenting Kassy! xoxo, Jessica

  6. February 27, 2016 / 11:48 am

    Love this post! We would love to get in touch with you as well about potentially contributing to our website! ;)

    • February 27, 2016 / 4:09 pm

      Thanks for the love Natalie! I would be happy to be in touch! Let’s make it happen! xoxo, Jessica

  7. February 27, 2016 / 11:47 am

    That sleeveless outerwear and those lace up heels has me swooning over here, girl! Keep up the good work!

    • February 27, 2016 / 4:09 pm

      You are too sweet Kassy! :-) Thank you so much! xoxo, Jessica

  8. February 23, 2016 / 2:37 pm

    I love everything about the first outfit – great idea to turn the coat vest into a winter dress! — SC at

    • February 24, 2016 / 11:21 am

      Thank you Samantha! I’m trying something new with the long vests! Glad it works! :-) xoxo, Jessica