Style File: vintage plaid pants | Thriftanista in the City

12.12.2012

Style File: vintage plaid pants

Here I am in the plaid pants. It's one of those pieces that I love but wasn't sure if I was woman enough to wear them. They're from the 70s -- pastel plaids plus they are high waisted, wide legged and cuffed. They got a lot going on!

JC Penney Fashions plaid pants


Since these pants are the statement piece, I went with a basic black blouse on top. I've had the peasant blouse for years but I hardly ever wear it. I think I've found it's perfect mate.

JC Penney vintage plaid pants

I chose the color blocked clutch I diy'd to keep it understated but still interesting and they match the boots.

Plaid pants color blocked clutch

Ringing my bells. Look at that span? 

Vintage plaid pants

The back shot because these pants give me the butt I've always wanted. I had to show it! I haven't looked at my backside in a while maybe this is my new post baby butt. Who knew? TMI?

Plaid pants fashion
necklace // Oasap / gifted
blouse // Express
clutch // unknown / thrifted
vintage pants // JC Penney / thrifted
boots // diba

Who has 70s pastel plaid high-waisted and cuffed pants in their closet? 
Don't leave me hanging...

Happy 12-12-12!

15 comments

eelsay said...

Love the plaid pants they can be so versatile! I'd love to keep in touch, if you have time come visit my blog. Maybe we can follow each other?
xo,
eelsay

www.theluxuryrehab.com

Alison @ Get Your Pretty On said...

Those pants fit you like a glove. I love how you styled them. They look totally modern with the black blouse, necklace and color blocked clutch. Great find!

Baby Shopaholic said...

Love those pants! Looks like they were made for you!

Rocio Ganaza said...

nice photos I liked your blog, I follow you!
and if you like mine I hope you like pretty follower :) a kiss!

Kenya Hunter said...

Love the plaid pants! Great look and the fit is perfect! You look great!!! As always, love your style.

xo, Kenya

www.kenyaldesigns.com

Kenya L Fashion Blog

laniza said...

Dude, those pants are everything! And I feel you on the post baby booty. I never really had a behind before I had kids :).

Shon said...

Very nice! You really made a statement with this look and I love your new blog layout. I am dreaming up a new look for my blog too?

Merry Christmas to you and your family.

That's My Mama said...

Ummm Madam you look fabulous! Those pants are awesome and I love the way you styled them :)

Babblings of a Mommy said...

Love those pants!! You look fabulous!

Visiting you from Monday Mingle

-Jenny
http://www.babblingsofamommy.com/2012/12/dear-santa.html

Nicole Feliciano said...

Those pants are fabulous!

Nicole
http://www.momtrends.com/2012/12/j-brand-cigarette-jeans/

Vizion Heiry said...

I love how you styled the blue plaid pants with a black shirt and two-toned clutch. It works well!

Chandra said...

Me!...acutally they are not pastel plaid, but plaid with wide legs and high waist nonetheless. And for $5 I could not pass them up!

Sheena Rae said...

Those pants totally remind me of "The Jeffersons" (Movin' on up!), but I LOVE them!

Dropping in from the link-up!
Sheena @ A Girl's Guide to Retail Therapy
sheenaashlock.blogspot.com

DaenelT said...

Yeah, those pants are everything.

Jill said...

I love the plaid and especially that they're high waisted. So pretty.

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