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Hello friends! We JUST got back from a 2 week trip to California and a whirlwind it sure was! It was an amazing time and I am just dreading the fact that we have to go back to work and get back into our normal routine again. So just to warn you, some of the upcomikng posts will be a recap of our trip… starting with a little 3 day adventure that Marvin and I took to San Francisco for a friend’s wedding.  This is the outfit I wore on the airplane and for some downtown shopping.

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A couple of years ago when I visited San Francisco, we went out to dinner with some friends and my friend’s friend wore a leather jacket. I hadn’t owned one up until that point and I was just obsessed with hers so was determined to find one soon after (and I did). I definitely think that leather jackets are perfect for the somewhat warm, somewhat chilly San Francisco weather so I couldn’t pass up bringing my fave leather jacket on my trip with me.

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I just love looking at all the gorgeous architecture in this magical city.  And I can’t wait to share some of my shopping finds with you! ;)

Outfit Details

Tank: H&M
Lace Top: J.Crew Factory
Leather Jacket: NY & Co.
Jeans c/o Lee Jeans
Booties: Target {similar}
Necklace: Swell Caroline
Bag: Rebecca Minkoff

14 Comments ( Reply )

  1. kelsey
    Oct 27, 2013 @ 10:18 pm

    what an awesome trip! i’ve never been – weird, totally need to go. love the red top too
    kw ladies in navy

  2. Lauren (@pinkonthecheek)
    Oct 27, 2013 @ 11:42 pm

    I love my city:) I think you rocked the leather jacket!! xo

  3. Nina
    Oct 28, 2013 @ 5:23 am

    I love this look. Perfect for touring around all day! I’ve never been to SF but it’s on the list, can’t wait to see more snaps.

    xo, NIna
    afterthe40barfinish

  4. Alissa
    Oct 28, 2013 @ 8:37 am

    Oh how wonderful your trip looked! I was jealous of your little guy and that sky high apple pie he had! Anyway, this look is so chic and looks so comfortable! Perfect for sightseeing!

  5. alyson
    Oct 28, 2013 @ 8:45 am

    LOVE San Fran, and swoon… can never go wrong with leather and lace! Gorgeous outfit!

    alyson
    http://www.theaveragegirlsguide.com

  6. Brooke
    Oct 28, 2013 @ 10:10 am

    I’ve never been to San Fran but it’s definitely on my lists of places to visit! A leather jacket is a must. This time of year they are the perfect piece to throw on. Instant chic! Yours is such a great fit and style Good find!

  7. Vodka Infused Lemonade
    Oct 28, 2013 @ 10:13 am

    First of all love your outfit. Second of all i love San Francisco. Such a beautiful city.

    Agi:)

    vodkainfusedlemonade.com

  8. Always Maylee
    Oct 28, 2013 @ 1:32 pm

    Love the orange and the leather jacket!

    xo, Yi-chia
    Always Maylee

  9. ilene @muchloveilly
    Oct 28, 2013 @ 1:52 pm

    such good pics! i def want to visit San Fran one day…even more so after these pictures. and girl, LOVE my leather jacket. the one you are rocking is fab!

  10. Willfully Elegant
    Oct 28, 2013 @ 2:09 pm

    Really digging the orange contrast of your lace top with the bag! SF is one of my fav cities of all time..love the weather, the city and just about everything!!

  11. Karly Kim
    Oct 28, 2013 @ 7:06 pm

    Beautiful! Makes me want to go back and visit. Come east next, please :)

  12. Rachel Dahl - a la Modest
    Oct 28, 2013 @ 11:24 pm

    San Fran is very magical. I love the colors of that city! Love your braid as well btw ;-)

    Rachel
    http://alamodest.com

  13. Krysten
    Oct 29, 2013 @ 3:01 pm

    LOVE your hair Sandy!

  14. susan
    Oct 29, 2013 @ 7:16 pm

    I’m a big fan of San Fran! And that rhymed…look at that. :)

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