WIW - Leap Day in Leopard Print Suit

Angie's going to be mad at me because she specifically instructed me to liven this "suit" up with different colored shoes, top and possibly a belt. While I'm sure I could have put together a much nicer outfit had I followed her advice, I chose the path of least resistance this morning.

Sandro Jacket from TJ Maxx
leopard print skirt from Nordies
Fishnets from Target
Kate & Kelly booties

Happy Leap Day!

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19 Comments

  • Transcona Shannon replied 5 years ago

    Well you're talking to the black and grey girl here, so I absolutely love this! And the booties are the perfect finishing touch.

  • Beth Ann replied 5 years ago

    Leaping Leopards! Very chic! If it makes you feel better, I'm wearing all black and white today myself (I'll post tonght). I'm feeling very bold -- letting the structure and contrast carry the outfit, instead of relying on color, as I so often do. And somehow I think Angie would say you look fab, Amy! The contrast piping and banded collar are to die for in the jacket! The booties keep the edge.

  • Jjsloane replied 5 years ago

    Well I think you look fantastic. No need to have wearers remorse over what could have been when you still look this good.

  • Heather replied 5 years ago

    Those booties are so awesome. You could wear anything with those booties and I would love it!!

    That skirt is a brilliant piece. Break that beauty up from the suit and rock it with a denim blouse.

  • clearlyclaire replied 5 years ago

    I love this suit! It looks great this way, and another time you can follow her advice to give it a different look. It fits you like a dream....I don't remember you getting this. Did you find it in the back of your closet during the "Great Closet Cleanout and Redo"? Anyway, you look fabulous today!

  • christieanne replied 5 years ago

    Plenty of time for color in spring. A denim shirt would be killer - Heather has a great idea :) For now, enjoy the turtleneck and booties because you rock the suit.

  • HelenInCanada replied 5 years ago

    Ooh, looking mighty fine in the suit! You can definitely go even "wilder" with colour next time, but this is perfectly chic for celebrating Leap Day! :D

  • MsMary replied 5 years ago

    LOVE. I remember the K or R on this and I'm super glad the K's carried the day!!

  • teri replied 5 years ago

    wow, what a great jacket and skirt.... love it

  • Angie replied 5 years ago

    I love this outfit, Amy! The booties and hose look amazing :)

    (Aren't I full of surprises).

    The question is, how do YOU feel wearing neutrals from head to toe?

  • Meredith1953 replied 5 years ago

    You look perfectly lovely. Just lovely and I LIKE black and gray!

  • Amy replied 5 years ago

    Thanks, Ladies! I feel pretty good in this outfit.

    I like the idea of a denim shirt, but I can't wear that to the office, so that will have to wait for another opportunity.

  • MsLuna replied 5 years ago

    Amy you're so beautiful! I love the suit as well! It really goes very well with your colouring!

  • bj1111 replied 5 years ago

    matching is in!!! and i LOVE how you did it here.

    this is how i would wear leopard.

  • Jonesy replied 5 years ago

    You look really chic and full of awesomeness in this suit! Lots of personality, and may I say that it's great to see a WIW from you--I have missed seeing your spunky self.

  • Amy replied 5 years ago

    Thank you!

    Jonesy, I've missed you ladies too :)

  • AJ replied 5 years ago

    Let me get this straight....the blazer and skirt came from two different stores but they are a matching set?!

    Is that a black belt from the jacket that is hanging down your sides?

    I LUV this outfit! The fit is fab and you look awesome!

  • san replied 5 years ago

    You look great. I thought from the picture that the jacket and skirt matched as a suit but I see they are different makers. They look perfect together. I love the fishnets and booties too. Your great haircut tops it off!

  • Amy replied 5 years ago

    AJ, you're right...two different manufacturers, the same or nearly the same fabric. The scale of the print on the skirt is *slightly* different, but not enough to bother me.

    yes, that's a belt hanging down. I suppose it looks a bit messy, but I don't really like to button up the jacket and the belt loops look weird when empty.

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