Wednesday, November 9, 2011

The Dark Knit






(5 Preview blazer, Armani Exchange knit sweater, Joie skirt, Botkier bag)

If I'm going for a head to toe black ensemble, I work with a mix of different textures. Here I went with something completely unexpected: a leather mini, a knitted sweater, and a silky blazer. They're all very structured, but I think the fun Armani Exchange knit played it down a bit. This time of year, I'm a total knit obsessor. I already have a large garment bag sitting in my bedroom filled with them! For my afternoon roaming the streets of Soho, I made sure to wear a comfy pair of flat brogues with a great pair of tights. I recently just went out to buy a bunch of necessary black accessories: gloves, tights, and socks. I know that the icky chill is on it's way!

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131 comments:

Carmen said...

love the skirt!

Diane said...

that leather skirt is SO FAB!

Raspberry and Rouge said...

Gorgeous look! Love how you've combined the fabric, and added a pop of color! Great job! XO Rebecca

http://raspberry-rouge.com

ALINE ISABELLE TESTON said...

Hello ;)
I really like your blog, you're very pretty ;)
I really love the skirt and the blazer

Ally

http://ally-isabelle.blogspot.com

Neris / Fashion Fractions said...

love the bag! it adds some color to an all black outfit!

xxx,

Fashion Fractions

The Headless Mannequin said...

Love the mix of textures - you make head to toe black look immensely interesting :)

Laura said...

Nice outfit ! You look beautiful

Xoxo
http://lauralexo.blogspot.com

Annika said...

i love the mix of textiles!


Escape

Dee said...

amazing as always! i love everthing about your outfit :)

Keep it up with the inspiration :)

Dee
http://carriefeverish.blogspot.com

ASH said...

You look amazing Natalie. I love your mesh knit.

Steffys Pros and Cons said...

youre impeccable!! i love the blouse and the layering!

<3 steffy
Steffys Pros and Cons

Inside my head and wardrobe said...

really love that knit with the your skirt!!

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Yarden said...

amazing. i love those rings!

jiglycious said...

you look so amazing as always.

love your leather skirt


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Jada said...

The chunky jewelry is a fun addition to your outfit!

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the sparkling dust said...

love this look, Nat! love your bag and that leather skirt. Beautiful! :)

Meggy said...

You're looking great! I love this outfit, especially your skirt.

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xx

Closet Fashionista said...

Love this outfit! The mix of textures is great!! :D
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Katie's Bliss said...

Love all the different shades of black you're wearing!

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Giedre said...

I like when you nude lipstick rather than red! :)
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Manding. said...

once october/november rolls around, i'm always head to toe black. it's so chic. love the idea of diversifying textures. adds so much personality.
ps, http://amandamantes.blogspot.com !

Vicky said...

So in love with you skirt x

It's me you're looking for said...

Ok, I want everythink. The skirt, the top, your rings... :-D

The Fancy Teacup said...

Such a beautiful mixture of rocker chic and sophistication. The A/X open knit is a beauty.

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Bog-Bog said...

Love the whole outfit especially the leather skirt.

Aitana said...

stunning outfit!!!^^
good job ;)

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xoxo

itsmesassi said...

I love the leather skirt! I'm looking for a perfect skirt like this for ages..;)

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The_Leather_Skirt_Blog said...

LOVE me some black, too! That skirt is darling. Just the right length for a fun day running around the city.

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Cinderella's Closet said...

I'd love to steal your bag & top.

Cinderella's Closet NYC

LBVieVintage said...

Chic & Classy - love it!
xoxo

Lucia said...

i love youuu. love this leather skirt!

Sweet Harvest Moon said...

Love your outfit! That leather skirt looks great!

Biser Sable said...

lovely outfit!<3
thanks for the comment! I've been looking for your blog for some time!<3 about a year ago my sister visited it :)

Casla Twins said...

nice skirt!! gorgeous :)

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Ksu said...

Cute skirt! xx

songbird said...

people who think all black is boring simply don't know how to play with textures..this is beautiful!!

Claire D. T said...

Amazing outfit dear :)
Thank you by the way for your sweet comment!
Do you wanna follow each other? Just let me know..

Hugs and kisses
Claire
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her persona said...

love the top and the touch of green on the bag

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L'art said...

Love that top and jewelry!!

Hillary said...

The skirt is adorable, and I love your rings!

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Maite said...

hi, me gusta el sweter!
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Reprilia said...

This skirt it's totally amazing!!!


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xx

Emmy said...

Love how that green pops out. That skirt is a killer too!

CHOUCHOU-ROBINE said...

Lovely outfit Natalie, it's perfection!
x

Pins, Needles & Fashion said...

I love this outfit! From the green part of the bag that pops to the leather skirt, great outfit.

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Mary said...

LOVE YOUR LEATHER SKIRT DARLING!!!



KISS FROM ITALY


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Ellie said...

I miss your flashy lipsticks on your last pictures :) still amazing




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Jade Briony said...

oooh i love this outfit! I really like the hit of green.

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Under the Fluorescents said...

i love the combination of the knit sweater with the leather skirt. The pop of green on the purse totally surprised me and works perfectly!

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Caitlin said...

This is so cute! Something about the blend of textures makes the all-black work so well, especially the knit, which I LOVE! gahh

Noémie said...

Great outfit! Love your rings!
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Alba said...

Your rings are really original!!! ;)

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xo

Leya said...

love it! you look FAB natalie :DD

EDYTA said...

...I have no words to describe how I love this outfit...

Marloes said...

Love your hair like this!

weasel said...

The sweater looks great

grace h said...

love this mix of texture. such an inspiration!

xx,
graceinajar

mirjam schuurkamp said...

You look so beautifull,
amazing outfit

New outfit post - Wine red it is
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Monse Fuentes said...

Nice skirt!


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Sasha said...

you look soo cool:)
xx
Sasha

http://perfectionistsdiary.blogspot.com

Fashion Monstre said...

oh just love it

Jay said...

I love this! So chic :)

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le monde de skadiida said...

beautiful! (:

xx

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nickiswell said...

Yeah 90's leather skirt!

el_martina said...

amazing skirt! I love your hair!!!

hotstylist said...

you are really an eye for fashion, dear ;)

Rosa said...

Great outfit!

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maggie said...

the combination of textures makes your all black ensemble so interesting! love it, especially your knit

xx maggie
saltandleather.blogspot.com

Camilla said...

Girl that jacket is so perfect :)

xo Camilla

Into The Fold

Curve Model Management said...

Awesome skirt and jewellery!

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Marie said...

Your knit sweater is so beautiful!
x

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YinGSaran said...

love your knit, you look amazing!

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Zeynep said...

Gewat look! I really like your skirt!

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India said...

you look amazing!

fashionmix said...

so simply and beautiful <3

Senta said...

Simply beautiful! I love the combination of black and green.

madzia said...

shoes are very nice :)

Kiwi's Fashion Blog said...

Love the soft knit and the tough leather skirt! Black and green are an unusual but unique combo!

ARLA AABBA said...

well hello skinny love, you are beautiful

heylila said...

I like this outfit a lot! it's so inspiring! you really combined the different black pieces well!


bisous,
mia

HEYLILAHEY

Opposite lipstick said...

love!!
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Mr. Taylor and his Lady said...

that jacket and top are so perfect girl! you pull it off flawlessly!
xo TJ

Aida said...

You look beautiful... Have one of your rings in silver, the armor one!


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Zsa Zsa Zsú said...

Tienes que enseñarnos ese bolso con mas detalle, tiene buena pinta ;-)

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Anna @ SMS_Style said...

You look gorgeous Nat! xxx

Lots of love from London

www.southmoltonststyle.com

Snow Black said...

Love the look! I have a similar skirt but I got it from Topshop. You look great ;)

Hanna & Christel said...

you look so amazing! we are in love with your knit!

<3

Mademoiselle.H said...

Georgeous ! :D

Isabel said...

Great Outfit!!
I love this bag.

xx Isabel

tarbelle said...

love the all black outfit, tres chic! xx elle.

http://tarbelle.wordpress.com

Vasilieva said...

loving your leather skirt and the whole look is so perfect

http://www.vasilievablog.com/
x

It's Witchcraft said...

Such a stunning outfit, especially that skirt! I want it so badly!

arrrtache said...

every time i look at you're photos, the only thing i'm able to think is: "WOW."

mar-adam.com said...

Black and green is even more interesting than plain black!

The Annachrist said...

I will always approve of leather skirts ;)

modern Suburbanites said...

gorgeous, love the skirt!
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sarahsilly said...

awesome skirt! the weather looks great over there right now. hope youre soaking it in :)

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Ms.Fashionista said...

Way too stunning! Love that skirt.

enter my giveaway too

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xo

moded'amour said...

You look gorgeous!

Aahna said...

I love your skirt! As always, you look beautiful.
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couturing said...

I really adore that bag <3

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Mela Lynn said...

this is a really awesome outfit!

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Between Heels said...

Loving ur leather skirt!!

http://between-heels.blogspot.com/

Lula+Lola said...

this is the most perfect outfit, it matches you so well!! lula xo

Lula and the Frock

Hannah said...

love the skirt!! and your eyeliner!!! also, your lips--do you have nude lipstick on? if so, it looks fab!!!

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Michelle Lee said...

love this look :) great knit!

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jas said...

cool sweater. love it with the leather skirt

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Victoria said...

I just love wearing all black sometimes! You look great and comfortable.
And I want to mention that your Alex and Eli blazer is gorgeous. :)

-V

http://queenvictoriareigns.blogspot.com/

Victoria said...

i love your skirt!

Yasemin said...

I like this outfit a lot!

Thank you so much for the comment, it means a lot!

Yasemin

coco said...

perfect show !

olya chess said...

you r sooooo beautiful !!
xo

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olya chess said...

you r sooooo beautiful !!
xo

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alessandra nitti said...

the skirt is really nice! I would wear it everyday! :-P

http://wonderfashionista.blogspot.com/

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Lischen said...

This is a very special look! Wow!!
I love your rings!

xxx

Saray said...

Amaziiiing look!!love your top!
:*

Taa said...

cool!!

nice outfit

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Look of Style said...

Your skirt is the best:)

Gabrielle - I LIKE IT FAST said...

I want to wear this! so so rad
xx
I LIKE IT FAST

Katarzyna Zuzanna said...

love the all black look! xx

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AzaharaJStyle said...

he! so pretty, wonderful skirt
kisses
AJS

Audrey said...

loving on that Joie skirt!! www.casualglamorous.com

Erika said...

So beautiful! That leather shirt is so hot!

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Kimberly said...

great outfit love the skirt!

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natalie nicole said...

You always make the most unlikeliest of pairings somehow work together! It's amazing! I love this look :)

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hannahalehandra said...

Yay for all black! http://hannahalehandra.blogspot.com/

MUFFIN said...

I love this look!

alice san said...

OMG! i adore this outfit! definitely will look forward to try this ..hehe:P

indie.electronic.alternative. said...

did you and your sister get matching haircuts? :)

Adele said...

loving your eye make-up in this post! so naturally beautiful!



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