Patent leather and cutout booties

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When the Marni for H&M collection came out in March 2012, I was so excited to buy some of the pieces… until I saw the prices. Sure, it was just a fraction of Marni’s usual prices, but the $200 pricetag on this patent leather jacket prevented me from lining up at the store at 7am opening day. Instead, I took the extremely patient  approach and waited until a NWT item in my size (ebay talk for “new with tags”) popped up for $45 last week. I obviously snatched it up promptly and thus, deem this another very proud “debit” outfit.

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[Rich] People-Watching

zara blue silk top it! jeans

The weather has been strangely warm this past week, so I put my tall leather boots on a temporary hold and turned to an airy, short-sleeve top and my favorite pair of lightweight, coated jeans. Just the perfect mix of polished and comfy for a stroll through Beverly Hills!

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