The Day I Wore a Vest!

They were real that day I wore a vest!

They were real that day I wore a vest! If you don’t get that reference, you probably shouldn’t be reading this blog post right now! Hah hah, I’m kidding … sort of.

Mean Girls (unfortunately) inspired a lot of my middle-school fashion girl self. The “on Wednesdays we wear pink” thing actually stuck for a hot second. And so did the rules and regulations of skirts vs. pants and what days of the week you were “allowed” to wear them. And no, I didn’t have anyone else join in on these “rules” with me, it was more me, myself and I. Which is something I don’t think I’ve ever admitted out loud to myself, let alone a crowd of people reading my blog posts … I’m judging me right now.

Okay, but let’s get back to why we’re really here on DuffyDossier.com: this amazing Dorothy Perkins VEST I was lucky enough to snag through Octer.com. I have to tell you, I’ve been longing for a long, camel colored vest much like this one for a while! And this Octer opportunity came along right at the perfect seasonal-time.

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Alex Duffy of Duffy Dossier wearing a Dorothy Perkins long camel vest from Octer.com.

I styled the entire look with one of my favorite, and over-worn (may I also admit out loud), super comfy, green, jersey turtleneck, my BEST PAIR of black high-waisted leggings from American Apparel, and the OTK boots from Aldo we all know and <3.  Plus, a scarf with some 1940s vintage earrings to top it off.

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Alex Duffy of Duffy Dossier wearing a Dorothy Perkins long camel vest from Octer.com.

xo, Duffy

Photographer: Katie Hayes for DuffyDossier.com. Katie Hayes is the Community Manager for Grind, a co-working space, in downtown Chicago. To schedule a tour and learn more about Grind Space click here.

About Alex

Founder, editor and content creator of DuffyDossier.com, launched June 2013.

One Response to The Day I Wore a Vest!

  1. Jessica says:

    Love the vest! Really I love that vest a little too much 🙂
    xo, Jessica || The Petite Diaries

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