March 6, 2011

Leather Up

BCBG Leather Jacket, Zara Leather Skirt (new), Vintage Belt, A. McQueen Scarf, Vintage Chanel Bag, Dolce Vita Shoes, Michael Kors Sunglasses,  Nail Polish: American Apparel Malibu Green, Lipstick: MAC Impassioned.

I don’t know about you guys, but when I think of the term “leather on leather” I usually think of something edgy, a little hard in feel and usually black or brown in color (which is definitely not a bad thing!). I wanted to achieve a look that was slightly softer wearing leather.  I liked the idea of pairing this bone colored skirt with my bright green jacket. I felt between the feminine pleats of the skirt and the color combo, the outfit got the slighter softer look that I was going for.

On another note, I’ve had some questions about my handbags. If you missed it, I did a post a few months ago that you could read here.



  • EllysMakeupbag

    I love how you paired all these colours and how you wear the scarf. Red and green look great ha:)

  • Lena

    LOVE the look girl! This colour on your leather jacket takes you one step ahead!!! ๐Ÿ™‚

    Kisses, Lena!

  • *Make It A Tag*

    Very cute, love the skirt and belt… best pick myself up some leater.



  • Pancakes and pearls

    You look so pretty!
    Love the Mcqueen scarf!


  • fashion.gossipmk

    Love it ๐Ÿ™‚ Nice green jacket. I love that combo with that skirt! M.

  • Estefania Lovelifefashion

    I love the nude skirt,red bag and black tights, but I'm not sure about the green leather jacket.
    of course it looks good on you, becuase of your hair color, but I'm pretty sure I could go for some safe point and just add a black jacket. i know… I'm a bit predictable LOL
    Sorry for my bad english ๐Ÿ™
    Kisses Helena, you look lovely with the sjirt ๐Ÿ™‚

  • Queen.OnSet

    really like the colours ๐Ÿ™‚

  • Alexandra Marie

    the outfit is so trendy and cute!
    and im loving those shoes sooo much ๐Ÿ™‚ ahha


  • DediLovesFashion

    love your leather jacket.

  • vicky h.

    love how you wore the scarf as a head band! looks gorgeous!

    xox Vicky
    Bikinis & Passports

  • modniza

    fabulous!!!so sweet outfit!!!xoxo

  • sss

    i like this skirt ๐Ÿ™‚

  • Myriam

    great outfit!!! i have the same skirt in black and i love it!

  • kileen

    i love the mix of pleats with the leather jacket. and the red quilted purse is so pretty!

    cute and little

  • Santina

    I love this look! It's like a ballerina gone bad but in the best possible way. What an interesting mix of colors with the leather pieces!


  • Fashion Is Passion by Poison

    Love your red Chanel bag! I love and adore Chanel.
    Check out my blog too.

  • Star-Light

    wow gorgeous look! <3

  • maphi

    so cute !!! i love the mix of colours xoxo

  • Emy

    Love this outfit, the jacket is fabulous! Nice and bright and I really like the contrast the skirt gives, really nice look on you;)

  • Her name is Sophie

    Nice skirt and shoes and jacket!

    x Je suis Sophie

  • Style-Pursuit

    Well, you've achieved the softer look with these cute leather pieces! And I seriously want to still that jacket from you! :o)


  • Catita

    that Zara leather skirt is fabulous!

  • Nolly

    I love your clothes! These colours are amazing. But I would have worn it with open hair. Looks great anyways!

  • Sabrina

    Oh, I love the skirt!

  • Krizia

    Wow, one of your best outfits so far!
    I love what you did with the scarf!

    x Krizia

  • Lucรญe

    I love the skirt, the shoes are very cute!


  • Krizia

    If you ever come to Paris, let me know!
    Maybe we could meet! =)

    x Krizia

  • FashionHeart

    Nice colour combination!!

  • Rebecca from See You in Sweden

    Wow, knocked this one out of the park Helena!

  • jillian m.

    the green leather is to die for! the ensemble looks so tough-meets-girly. love it!

  • Ashley

    I see that someone already beat me to the bad ballerina but good comment! I can't believe that skirt is leather….Amazing!

  • Carla McCarthy

    I love the mix of colors. The green jacket is amazing! Great when you paired them! beijos

  • Aubrey and Melissa

    I am so jealous of those shoes!

  • Angga

    Really loving the whole look and great choice on the white pleated leather skirt with the green leather jacket

  • patrycja2407

    Wonderful outfits
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    love this combo of colors, so cool! That jacket is to die for and that skirt is soooooooo cute! <3

  • bloo.

    you look STUNNING ;-))
    good job ;-))


  • rustymirror

    That green jacket is fantastic! LOVE leather jackets, wish I had a coloured one!

  • Kate

    That skirt is incredible! I didn't realize at first glance that it was leather! The structure & color are just gorgeous! Seriously swooning!

  • Jeanie Photography

    Great outfit!!!

    And especially the bag and the shoes!


  • mirjam schuurkamp!

    Love this on you girl!

    i got a new post, maybe you can check?

    xo model from holland
    everyday a new post.

  • Alicia

    I'm in love with this skirt! And the green nails ๐Ÿ™‚ Mine were green all last week – it's a fun edgy look!

  • Xag

    The combination of nails and the jacket is relly great!

  • Devon Rachel

    Wow I adore the green leather! How different and chic! Fabulous.


  • Missy



  • Lena

    Very original! Just cool! Beautiful green leather jacket! I love him very much!

  • Ashley

    beautiful mix of colors.

  • Collections

    Love the green coat and nails. Also love the red chanel bag.

  • Julie Khuu

    Red and green is such a dangerous combo…Borderline garishly "holiday" in many cases but styled with black and beige somehow tones it down many, many notches. Love the flash of neon lip…I could totally see this palette working for spring! Super chic- Thanks for sharing ๐Ÿ˜€


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  • Cobra Bracelet

    I'm not good about fashion but I think you must play with your hands and feet I noticed that all of your post were just standing the only part that's moving is your head the beauty of the dress didn't maximize it's potential remember that a model is one of the key for sales. Thanks just giving my opinion and a little tips too. xoxo


    u have such chic style! and i love that skirt xxo

  • GoldBlackMirror

    Ohhhh i really love this outfitt!1 so much, i want a skirt like this!!.kisses dear.

  • eat.sleep.wear.

    I 100% adoreeeee this look!! EVERY single thing about it.

    PERFECT leather jacket! xo, Kim

  • Jony

    Such a beautiful the green leather jacket and combined with that skirt is amazing!

  • Cobra Bracelet

    The outfit was great! You really look good because of the beautiful dresses.

  • Anonymous

    Do you know your pictures are being used on other fashion blogs?

  • BrooklynBlonde

    @Anonymous, where are they being used?

  • hair accessories for women

    super haute look. You should share your style with fellow fashionistas on

  • Affair with my Closet

    I have no desire to write … I just want to keep looking! I love when Awaken in me deep breaths!
    Kisses ~.~

  • leathers shop

    i love this outfit color and leather is mind blowing


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    wow the green leather jacket look so adorable and attractive ๐Ÿ™‚

  • ricky james

    The combination of nails and the jacket is relly great. wow the green leather jacket look so adorable and attractive…

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