Suit Up

This Moschino suit is one of the first designer outfits my parents ever bought for me. I still remember the excitement of trying it on, watching the sales person wrap it up, and then basically skipping out of the store with the pretty shopping bag on my arm. Other girls in high-school wanted the latest hoodies and jeans from Abercrombie, I was a bit on the precocious side and lusted after the latest looks fresh off the runway. Confession time, I actually first fell in love with this suit after seeing Fran Drescher wear it on The Nanny. Next confession, I loved love The Nanny. Even though this suit is way too quickly approaching being fifteen years old, it still has the ability to feel so fresh and timeless. It’s truly an example of how investing in classic and quality items allows you to build and maintain your wardrobe for years. Trends may come and go, but a chic little suit will always be in style.

Suit: vintage Moschino – Heels: Brian Atwood – Bracelet: H&M – Sunglasses: Forever 21

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14 Comments

  1. leftbanked

    November 26, 2012 at 3:52 am

    The suit (& your hair) are gorgeous!! it really is a classic look – does not look like its 15 years old at all!

    1. jessica

      December 4, 2012 at 11:52 pm

      thanks so much sweetie!

  2. Daniella

    November 26, 2012 at 6:15 am

    I completely agree with you, I don’t think a suit as chic and as classic as this will ever date. It’s gorgeous and it’s nice to know the story behind it. Hehe I also love The Nanny, I remember me and my sister first started watching it when we used to go on holiday and it would always be playing when we were getting ready to go out. 🙂

    Take care,

    Daniella xox

    1. jessica

      December 4, 2012 at 11:53 pm

      Thanks so much Daniella, glad to hear I’m not the only closet Nanny lover!

  3. TerrysTwoCents

    November 26, 2012 at 1:17 pm

    LOOOVE that suit.

    Keep an eye out on my blog later today. I’ll be featuring this as one of the looks I love today.



    xo,
    Terry

    

terrys-two-cents.blogspot.com

    1. jessica

      December 4, 2012 at 11:53 pm

      thanks so much Terry!

    1. jessica

      December 4, 2012 at 11:53 pm

      thanks so much!

  4. Elisa

    November 27, 2012 at 8:38 am

    Classic and definitely just a little sexy. Love it.

    1. jessica

      December 4, 2012 at 11:57 pm

      thanks so much Elisa!

  5. Sarah C

    November 27, 2012 at 10:21 pm

    Very pretty!
    Random question (and if it too personal, please disregard): are you wearing panty hose or non? And if so, please share brand because your legs look fab! (not that they need panty hose to look fab)
    Merci,
    Sarah

    1. jessica

      December 4, 2012 at 11:56 pm

      Not to personal at all Sarah! I’m wearing stockings and usually do when ever I wear skirts or dresses. I find that they make your legs look so much better. I wear everything from drugstore brands to Spanx.

  6. Lissy

    November 28, 2012 at 8:44 pm

    I love Moschino; the suit is fabulous!! It will never go out of style.

    1. jessica

      December 4, 2012 at 11:56 pm

      Thanks so much Lissy!

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