Holiday Style: Sequin Pants Dressed Down

Sequin1A while back I declared a fashion fixation for sequin track pants. Well, I never did find a pair–yet! But recently I did find some sequin legging pants. I gasped and then jumped when I saw this silver pair in the window of an HM in Shanghai. I went skipping in and nabbed a pair straight away. I really didn’t even have to try them on; I was sold. Now, I know that sequin pants–legging pants at that, may seem like a far cry for many, but I think there are various ways of dressing this shimmery goodness down. I’ve deomonstrated how in two differentways: first with a white tee and a black blazer/cape OR second with a white fisherman sweater and black scarf. With something as fancy as these pants, you don’t really need much flare on top. Alternatively, a denim shirt could work or even a black sweatshirt. Basically, just let the pants do all the work!

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Some Outfit Details

Dangling Earrings: old (but similar)
Various Necklaces: Multi strand from my MIL, snowflake from Caron, and the “K” from a Christmas-under-$50HK family shopping spree in the night market on Temple Street
Sunglasses: ASOS (similar)
Scarf: Suzhou market (while visiting Adrian and Kate) (similar)
Lipstick: Topshop Drive
Clutch: Vintage (similar)
Black Cape: Forever 21
White Tee: Borrowed from Vincent’s closet!
Fisherman Sweater: HM (tons of options like these three–high, medium, or low)
Sequin Pants: HM
Black Pumps: Target
Black Flats: Forever 21

Look at all these awesome other options!

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  • Love the coat, what a great find!

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    • Thanks for stopping by! I do love the coat. It’s different and fun. Merry Christmas! A x

  • lovely outfit!!

  • Thanks a lot, dear Ann…now I suddenly NEED a pair of sequinned pants in my life, too!! 😉 These are seriously amazing – that first look with your cape/blazer hybrid and those sunnies made my jaw drop! – and I have full confidence that you will be able to style them into a work-appropriate outfit as well!! XOXO

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    • Thanks Monika! I’ll let you know how it goes…I’m thinking my oversized grey cashmere sweater that’s more of a sweatshirt than sweater. We’ll see. So happy to be getting to know you! Love, Ann

  • Thank you Belle! What a perfect compliment! I definitely try because I love getting dressed so very much! These retro glasses were a last minute add-on to an ASOS order. I was like, Hey! Wait!! Those glasses are super cheap but super chic. In they went!

    Here’s to 2016!

    Love, Ann