Hope it's been a great week, friends! Mr. Silver and I are getting ready for our son's family including two of grands and can't wait! As you may know, I am a great shopper and deal finder! So while shopping for Easter goodies, found some white boots... that I did not know I needed.
Now there is a bit more to the story... as I always wanted white boots when I was young. However, my parents did not feel they were appropriate. My older sister and I pined for them. No lie, every single TV show, had women in white Go-Go boots. Maybe it was the Go-Go part they objected to. Can't say we ever really lacked for much, so we never pushed the envelope. But our staple shoes at the time were black and white saddle shoes!
So when I came across these beauties, I had to make them mine. Because at 60, nothing is stopping me!
I never really thought about how I would wear white boots because I wanted them and they were on my list (more on the list in another post.) However, what I have found since purchasing these, is that I can wear them with everything and everywhere. Dresses, jeans, skirts, overalls... well, maybe not shorts!
Do you have white boots and do you love them too? Would love to hear from you in the comments, below. You can check out the gallery below for "my white boots," and more choices, the sunnies and the ring. The rest of this black and white look is from the closet.
As always, thank you for stopping by the blog. My goal is to share authentic ageless style; fashion, beauty and relevant lifestyle information as we share this fun journey together! I so appreciate you!
You might have seen these boots on a social media video two weeks ago. These boots are special and unique! Just look at them... they are so much fun, in addition to being fur-fringed, bling-tasseled, suede and Italian made. That is why I had to show them off in a video first!! I bought them right off another women's feet. A first for me! Why might you ask? I attended a Fall Pop-Up for Dress for Success (DFS) Charlotte. This is not your usual Pop-Up... it was for a great cause. Four Charlotte women, all friends, came together two years ago to host Cocktails & Couture. They solicit their friends to provide high-end, haute couture that they no longer wear for donations to the event. The event has become a great success and is now hosted both spring and fall! For every $500 raised, DFS provides job preparedness, job acquisition, employment retention, IT Access and Support, and Career Advancement Services to a woman for an entire year. So twice a year, dozens of women benefit from a fun night of shopping and friendship.
Over the course of the evening, I noticed the boots, one of the hosts, was wearing. I had to comment on them, since they were so unique! Little did I know, she was just modeling them. Next thing I knew, she was taking them off and I was putting them on. That is when I knew I had to have them and voila, they were mine! In fact, I did not take them off till I got home and showed Mr. Silver. (He could not believe the story about how I acquired them.) I should also mention, I bought a couple of other items including a snake bracelet that I adore. I guarantee you will see it in the future!
I hope you enjoy the photo's of these fun boots styled three different ways. Who says we can't wear what we want? I choose stylish, chic and fun every time.
this look is partly FTC (from my closet.) the sweater is from United Colors of Benetton, 10+ years ago. one of my favorite (of several) black sweaters. the pencil skirt in black and brown is from Nordstrom Rack. my lipstick is chili by MAC. I have added some similar options for shopping in the gallery below.
this pink leopard dress is from Nordstrom Rack. I included similar dresses in the gallery, as this sold out quickly. I am wearing MAC lipstick in captive and the sunnies are linked in the gallery below.
this sweater is free people, FTC (from the closet) as well as the jeans. Shop the gallery below.
These boots were not the only thing I found at this fun event... I also had the opportunity to meet many wonderful and amazing women! And can't wait for my next Cocktails and Couture Pop-Up! Check out other fun events coming up here or look for your local worldwide DFS chapter.
Thanks for stopping by and reading! Let me know if you ever bought something right off a model or at least wanted, too.
Until next time XX