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Charleston, SC

Pulled Together Casual

For the longest time, I’ve been super loyal to dark wash jeans — almost religiously, even. Sure, I could play around with different washes a little more often, but who can blame me for loving dark wash?! Flattering: check. Polished: check. Versatile: check. But now I’m focusing more on my health and fitness (currently in Week 3 — aka Week 7 of BBG. Don’t worry, I will do a whole post on this soon!), and approximately 10,000 squats later, I’m finally in a place where I’ve put in the work and feel comfortable rocking a pair of light wash jeans.

I’ve had this particular pair for the longest time and always love the way they look styled — high-waisted, slightly distressed and a frayed hem give them some subtle edge while still fitting right in with a polished ensemble. If ever in doubt when putting a look together, just remember that light wash jeans always look fab with black (and vice versa, white always looks great with dark wash) — it’s all about the contrast.

PIN THIS CAPSULE CLOSET FORMULA TO YOUR PINTEREST AND BE INSPIRED LATER.

Wearing Melandme Moissanite “Parker” Ring and The Everly Leighton Band.

Shop the Post

BB Dakota Faux Suede Jacket (this seasons version) // Splendid Turtleneck (I’ve owned a few and this one is by far my favorite) // Express Jeans (similar pair from Express) // ZeroUV Sunglasses c/o // Vintage Chanel Belt (same pre-owned available here for $475) // 3.1 Phillip Lim ‘Pashli’ Tote (bought used via The Real Real) // Ivanka Trump Slides c/o // Everly Rings Stackable Bands – get 15% off with code ‘CHICSTREET’ // Michael Kors ‘Lexington’ Watch // Lips: ‘New Kate’ by Charlotte Tilbury

As always, thank you for reading.

Capsule Closet Pieces Used:

Suede Jacket

– Black Turtleneck

– Jeans

– Black Sunglasses

– Metal Belt

Gold Watch

– Black Flats

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