|Elizabeth and James, "James" Cotton Tweed Blazer, that is.|
At first glance, it looked too good to be true. Tweed! Longer length! Shorter sleeves! A lighter-weight, three-season* fabric! I flipped through the rack. Size 2. Ha! Size 6, and.... That's it?? But I thought, let me try on the 6 to see just how many sizes up I'd need to go in this thing, maybe they can order. And...it fit. I couldn't believe it. I reality checked with three different Sales Associates. One said, "if you went up a size, it would look boxy," and that was all I needed to hear. Even le monsieur gave the thumbs up when I brought it home.
Here's one of the little details that keeps this from being Just Another Blazer:
(Modeling pic to come, probably next week.)
*"three-season" in LA, that is.
Have you unearthed any great finds lately?