Wardrobe Re-Wear : Valentine’s Day Edition

I love Valentine’s Day. I also love good deals.  So when I saw this shirt dress on clearance for $13.98 at Old Navy, there was no question that it was coming home with me.  The tiny heart print that covers the dress is festive without being over the top, which makes it wearable year-round.

OUTFIT #1: Shirt as a Dress

Just pop a red cardi over the dress and it’s Valentine’s Day ready!  I accessorized with some new clearance jewelry from Target and Walmart (under $18 for both necklaces and the watch!).  I don’t have any pretty black high heels that are closed-toe, so I like to pair peep-toe pumps with opaque tights in the colder months.

Please ignore the glare on these pictures.  We were having some technical difficulties.

OUTFIT #2: Dress as a Shirt

To switch up the look of this outfit, I just popped this bright-colored pencil skirt over the shirtdress to transform the look.  I’ve had my eye on this J. Crew Factory skirt since September, but the price wasn’t working for me until January;)
Dress: Old Navy, no longer available (similarsimilarsimilar)
Cardigan: NY&C, old (similarsimilar)
Skirt: J. Crew Factory, was approx. $21 (now $34.99–>price increase)
Purse: Kate Spade Outlet (thanks, Mom!)
Black Necklace: Walmart, $3 in store (similar)
Crystal Necklace: Target, approx. $5.50 (no longer available)
Watch: Target, approx. $6 in store
Shoes: DSW, no longer available (similar)

If you’re loving these outfit ideas, be sure to follow me on Instagram (@brightonabudget).  I frequently post #ootd/#wiw, and pass along good deals as soon as I see them!  I hope these posts give you some ideas about how to shop your own closet and match-up clothes you never thought of pairing together!

I’m linking up with the girls at Tuesday Talk and Rachel at Garay Treasurers for Bloggers Who Inspire Me.


0 thoughts on “Wardrobe Re-Wear : Valentine’s Day Edition

  1. Caitlin

    LOVE that skirt! I always love J Crew's pencil skirts, but I never watch out long enough to get a good deal on one, so I usually am the one window shopping! haha. That color looks great on you!


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