Today's look is all about playing with proportions and colors. Since the seventies is so on trend these past two seasons, this tan colored cropped jacket is a perfect balance to the long flare jeans.
For this look, I wanted to be both sophisticated and trendy so I paired my vertical stripe top and flare jeans with the cropped jacket. The reason why I chose this crop jacket in particular is because the tan color fits with everything and almost every skin tone. Nude is always a great color to invest in your wardrobe because it is so flattering. I also love this trick of not putting my arms in sleeves to give the outfit a street style cred. It really brings the look into another level if you do that.
Since my entire outfit is pretty much a subtle throwback I chose to not overdue it with the accessories. Instead, I opted for a statement Art Deco necklace that is modern with a vintage feel. I also love this leather fringe clutch from H&M because even though it is very seventies and bohemian, to me it has a chic modern aesthetics. It could be the black leather or the fact that it is a clutch. There is a strap that comes with it, however, I chose never to wear it as a shoulder bag. I always just carry it in my hands or clutch it in my arms. I also love the long fringes on the bag because it creates some much needed dimension on an otherwise simple clutch. Finally, to pull the entire look together I added my favorite nude pumps to go with the nude palette of the coat. I also wore my hair in a simple fish-tail braid for added elegance.
Thanks for reading and I hope you gain some fashion wisdom about how to incorporate a cropped jacket into the seventies. Please do leave me some comments, love on instagram and twitter and also share this post with your friends and loved ones if you find it helpful. Until next time, Stay chic and Glam-xoxo Spirit.
Necklace: Club Monaco
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