This week we’re talking investment pieces; those staple items in your wardrobe that you can wear throughout the year, come rain or shine!
We have hand selected items from our SS14 sale and styled them up to show you that, that Summer tee you bought doesn’t have to be saved exclusively for beach holidays; it can also see you through to winter with some clever styling tricks.
Get more out of your wardrobe with these style suggestions from the bod & ted styling team and start thinking investment ideas when you’re next browsing the sale rails!
Come and visit us at bod & ted and check out our sale rail and new season collections and try and bag yourself an investment you’re going to love all year round!
Our fist sale investment pick is the Zoe Karssen ‘Beyoutiful’ tee in Optical White:
Zoe Karssen ‘Beyoutiful’ Tee
Zoe Karssen Tee- ss14 Style
Zoe Karssen Tee- aw14 Style
Our first investment pick shows off how versatile the Zoe Karssen tees really are! Our SS14 style has been paired with these gorgeous Nice Things Chino Shorts; the simple design and classic cut, make these shorts a perfect summer staple and add a pop of summer vibrancy to any outfit. We’ve paired this outfit with some Vanilla Moon Benillo Sandals for ultimate summer comfort! Here, the ‘Beyoutiful’ tee can make for a casual and relaxed summer outfit. But it’s not just for shorts and sandals ladies!… For AW14 chic comfort, we’ve paired the Zoe Karssen tee with the new American Vintage Tulsa trouser and gorgeous Custommade Janelle jacket. We love the relaxed tailored look of this outfit, teamed with a pair of H by Hudson boots to toughen up the style.
Our next sale pick are the Nobody Boyfriend Jeans in Guild:
Nobody Boyfriend Jeans in Guild
Nobody Boyfriend Jeans- ss14 Style
Nobody Boyfriend Jeans- aw14 Style
Our selection of Nobody Jeans make perfect investment pieces that will suit all year round and last for years (and years!) to come! Here we’ve paired the boyfriend jeans with the Lincoln Liberty vest from American Vintage. The lightweight fabric and beautiful pattern make it perfect for balmy summer nights. Pair with these stunning Vanilla Moon Wedge Sandals for a glam summer vibe. For AW14 warmth, wrap up with this gorgeous American Vintage Owatonna pullover in a stunning, vibrant pink! The over sized jumper and slouchy boyfriend jean are the ultimate pairing for AW14 comfort. We love how practical, yet on- trend, these Nobody Jeans are!
Our final investment pick from our SS14 sale is the Custommade Sidsel Dress in Black:
Custommade Sidsel Dress in Black
Custommade Sidsel Dress- ss14 Style
Custommade Sidsel Dress- aw14 Style
The Custommade Sisdel Dress is the perfect piece for layering; fab on it’s own, its also great as a base layer to accessorize over during the colder months. Teamed with our Vanilla Moon Wedge Sandals, the Sisdel dress looks effortlessly cool: perfect to throw on during the summer. For an AW14 appropriate look, we have paired this dress with a gorgeous cashmere knit from Custommade and the American Vintage Caldwell Scarf to add texture and dimension. We love the muted tones of this outfit; it’s simple and practical but oozes understated style and sophistication.
We hope you’ve gained some inspiration for your own investment pieces! We love mixing up our seasonal wardrobes and styling up our favourite summer pieces all year round- why don’t you give it a try too?!
love, bod & ted xx