A CRAZY VINTAGE BOLERO//so gaudy, i love it

Hanging out with my new girlfriends, the Mannequins!!
This Scott McClintock bolero is so gaudy and over-the-top in real life….it casts little disco ball reflections everywhere I go. It was an ebay purchase and I got it a long time ago but never wore it! 
I'm kind of in love with it right now….I wore this to the orthodontist though and my dentist looked a little amazed. Oh well.
Worn with various costume jewelry, F21 lace shirt, Rolling Hills skirt from Anthropolgie, a vintage belt with interlocking mice, and Prada spat heels.
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  1. Claudia says:

    I NEED those shoes!

  2. glam little bolero. black velvet is nice…

  3. Amee says:

    Outfit is perfection. I adore your hair in that little bun too!

  4. The Doctor says:

    You have an amazing eye of pairing up different textures.

  5. Jillian says:

    I think this is my favorite outfit that I’ve seen you wear. I love the proportions of everything – well done!

  6. This is pure genius. And you wore this to the orthodontist? haha, you rule!

  7. anna says:

    I Love the bolero!

  8. ashley says:

    Wow… I think this outfit really is perfect. The shoes pull the whole thing together. <3 it.

  9. Brigadeiro says:

    Gorgeous outfit! You’re really workin’ it ;)
    xx

  10. M says:

    i love this outfit!! the mice belt is soo perfect! and the shoes are great!

  11. What impeccable style you’ve got!
    The shoes really are wonderful, though I can say the same for the lace shirt, jewelery, and bolero.

  12. Wax says:

    you look gorgeous, as usual! ;)
    the mannequins seem spooky though, LOL.

  13. Camille says:

    This is beautiful and classy. I love the glamour of the look, paired with a messy bun.

  14. milly says:

    wonderful as always…love the shoes!

  15. Hui says:

    I could never pull of an ensemble like that. In fact, I would never have known how to wear such an embellished bolero. But you’ve done a great job! It looks great.
    I love a lot of your skirts actually. They flare super nicely and the colours work very well. The spat heels are fab too.
    Lovely!

  16. Kate says:

    I love the wide shoulders and the belted waist. Gorgeous.

  17. cassie says:

    really love the room you took pics in =)

  18. Oh gosh! I think I have a nearly identical bolero, which I believe was made by Jessica McClintock (it came with a velvet dress and was from the 80s, but the dress didn’t fit).

  19. That bolero is ridiculous, in an awesome way. I’m way jealous.

  20. Jayde says:

    Heya Jane, i like the skirt..is it silk? anyways i don’t know if it’s just my browser..but i think there’s something wrong with your StyleBible.ph link..have a good day girl!:)

  21. Liana says:

    Jane–
    I have been reading your blog for quite some time and this is, by far, my favorite outfit you’ve ever worn. The use of the skirt with the bolero is perfection; the skirt compliments the gold on the bolero so very nicely. The shoes are amazing. I would love some of my own. The hair truly finishes off the look.
    I have loved reading your blog. Keep up the great style.

  22. alixrose says:

    I love the whole outfit.. but those shoes are to die for!

  23. Amy says:

    I absolutely love your prada heels

  24. Amplified says:

    The look suits you Jane..And the Prada??
    Ahh..i want!
    Love from Singapore
    ;)

  25. love the bolero …love the shoes.

  26. Saree Elias says:

    YOU GO GIRLLLLL! KEEP THIS UP. CAUSE I LOVE IT JANE!
    http://redlipshotstuff.blogspot.com

  27. Saree Elias says:

    OH YEAH. YOU WHERE BORN TO LOOK LIKE A MANNEQUIN MY DEAR…

  28. the belt is simply amazing. the heels are too shabby either;)

  29. eugenia says:

    Love the hair. Check out my latest post. I think the shoes are a more conceptual take on what you already have, and would look great w/ some Korean and Jap pieces in your closet.
    As always plenty of love to you and your lovely tastes!
    eugenia
    http://eugeniasemjonova.blogspot.com/

  30. Brittni says:

    Oh my gosh, I love these pictures, put it in a magazine and call it an editorial honey…this outfit is genius!

  31. you always look like a piece of ART. amazing pieces together!

  32. addison says:

    loveee the jacket and the skirt they are gorgeous together!
    http://audhep.wordpress.com/

  33. christineL says:

    WHOA. ookay, not being a total creeper or anything, but were you at schroeder orthodontics today in southlake around 4:20ish?I had an appt. and I thought I saw you.. i’m pretty positive that was you because I remember you anthropologie skirt and yeah I only caught glimpse of the bolero, but the intricate detailing looked phenomenal.

  34. christineL says:

    oh, and I don’t remember all of the bangles, and that specific lace top?

  35. flutter says:

    You are seriously adorable. Your style is incredibly impressive

  36. The Minx says:

    ahh, I love how you wore this to the orthodontist! I think if I ever did anything so daring, my poor dentist would faint (he doesn’t have much imagination). Bravo :)

  37. Your skin is so perfect that i thought the second to last pic was your mannequin!!
    ;)

  38. You should wear this to every appointment with anyone in the medical profession from now on.

  39. Connie says:

    I saw a bolero almost similar to that at Buffalo Exchange. I was so tempted to buy it, but my boyfriend reminded me that every time I buy something over-the-top, it always ends up at the bottom of my closet.

  40. James says:

    You’re the best-looking classiest girl I have ever laid eyes upon
    truly astounding, inspirational

  41. CC says:

    u look adorable!!!!
    CC

  42. Jasmina says:

    Great outfit, gorgeous shoes!

  43. Lucile says:

    That bolero is actualy lovely ! And the shoes are so margiela-ish ! x

  44. Isobel says:

    Congratulations on being one of the very few women who could pull off outrageous(ly awesome), straight-off-the-catwalk outfits in real life.

  45. naboonies says:

    Wow you look like a mannequin yourself! (Don’t get this wrong, it’s a compliment because I love your flawless porcelain skin!
    The bolero looks adorable, and the skirt is delish looking HAHA!

  46. vintage Tea says:

    lol. poor guy. You look amazing as always
    x

  47. Trendkat says:

    OMG!!! That blazer is FIERCE! And I just Love that belt! Amazing style, girl. Amazing!

  48. I LOVE YOUR SHOES, AMAZING
    VERY GLAM TODAY
    KISES

  49. modejunkie says:

    you’re the only one who can ever pull outfits like these jane. you’re kinda like my hero!

  50. Nathalie says:

    Looking great as usual! I LOVE the bolero! I’m kind of a bolero addict… ;)

  51. Sarah says:

    You have an innate sense of the aestheticism and the fashion in spite of your young age… It is impressive!!! Love it!!!!

  52. Kim says:

    I love those shoes!!!!

  53. inin says:

    i love the shoes. can you share some tips on how to choose the perfect shoes? i admire that you’re not afraid of wearing whatever you think is nice. i wish i had that confidence

  54. Maren says:

    Wow, the details of that outfit.. stunning.

  55. Bimba says:

    amazing!!!

  56. ainsley says:

    your hair looks ridiculously cute like that!

  57. izh says:

    GAHD. I JUST LOVE THIS OUTFIT. AS IN EVERYTHING!! Esp. the fantastic bolero and the fierce shoes, of course.
    Jane, no wonder your dentist was amazed. Hahaha

  58. Kate says:

    It’s amazing! and I love the colour of the skirt too :)

  59. Stella says:

    i love you’re style, and i just wonder if you can tell me what you think of these shoes: http://www.pici.se/pictures/OWRmuTyTT.jpg they are on sale and i just dont know if i should buy them or not..
    love,
    stella

  60. AK says:

    gorgeous outfit ;)

  61. Jasmine says:

    Um, this is one of my favorite outfits you have ever worn.
    Love from Fort Worth!!

  62. Leah says:

    seriously, your style amazes me every time you post. you look fantastic.

  63. v pascual says:

    how very elegant with a dash of period piece pomp! stunning :)

  64. OHMYGOD.. it’s just purrrfect!!!! loves the vintage bolero (it’s oh-so-adorable!!), the lace shirt, the SHOES!! ahhhh.. you take my breath away!! loves it!!!!!

  65. Amber says:

    I am really enjoying the unity of the entire outfit. Something that you are so good at!

  66. Eleni says:

    MOST BEAUTIFUL SHOES EVER!!

  67. Lola Re says:

    You look like a doll! Great combination of colors, textures, and hair. Dressing “up” for every day is the only way to go right?! Lola Re

  68. CC says:

    GORGEOUS gorgeous. The bolero is to die. BUT you know whaaaa? I love your cute messy bun the most! hah;)
    CC
    http://www.culturecreators.com
    LA street style
    ///////////////////////////////

  69. Ría says:

    You look amaizing

  70. Carlita says:

    I adore this outfit…especially the shoes! Love, love, LOVE the shoes!

  71. ji kim says:

    i am obsessed with mannequins. your style is precocious- way ahead of your years.
    Thank you for mentioning my blog. -Ji

  72. Alexandria says:

    What do you wear under that shirt?
    I saw it at F21 and was really iffy about buying it.

  73. Becca says:

    wow those shoes are so incredible! I love the way you put together all your outfits, so unique and super fabulous!

  74. Astra says:

    Jane, it’s so gaudy, I love it too. :-)

  75. Academichic says:

    The bolero is beautiful! Great combination of colors and textures!

  76. Visitor says:

    Somehow I don’t think your dentist was amazed…

  77. Tina says:

    It’s fabulous! I love it! I recently bought a vintage/second hand band jacket.

  78. Holly says:

    That outfit is fantastic. The way you wear the bolero makes it totally work. I don’t think it’s too over the top at all. You look amazing.

  79. Ella says:

    Hi , I m a french girl , and i just want to know what camera are you using (your photos are amazing!)
    I exept your answer …

  80. Nikki says:

    Those shoes are to die for, and you have the tiniest waist I’ve ever seen. Your body was clearly made to wear beautiful clothes.

  81. Kathleen says:

    Oh wow… this is indeed amazing!
    Beautiful outfit!

  82. Charlotte says:

    Your pics are great!

  83. Rob says:

    Stop pimping for Urban Outfitters/Anthro!

  84. silver says:

    wow, when you did the closeup shots, I thought it was a mannequin because the skin was so pale and perfect. I love your shoes!! and that skirt!! amazing match!!

  85. $$$$$$$$ says:

    lots of $$$ doesn’t equal taste

  86. Rose says:

    I saw a cute octopus necklace and thought of you instantly.
    http://www.maxandchloe.com/fulldetails/1945/32,34
    Cheers!

  87. mervilla says:

    looks great! how should you wear a lace top, what kind of bra should you wear with it? thanks!!

  88. Kate says:

    For a second, I thought you had put the outfit on one of the mannequins and took a shot (in the last 2 pics)! You have lovely skin- sorry if that sounds a bit weird! I really like this look and the Pradas!

  89. Steph says:

    Okay, I must say I’m a huge fan of your style. You’re 16, and you blow my mind away. I’m also 16, and DEFF jealous of your abilities haha.
    But I’ve got one favor to ask you. I was wondering if you would be interested in looking at my blog..I’m kinda new to this, and been busy ever since I started it, so it hasn’t really reached its full potential. But a look, and some feedback would be much appreciated :}
    http://stephsw33theart.blogspot.com/

  90. I am insanely envious of your wardrobe!
    And that you can carry all of this stuff off… I couldn’t wear this stuff to University, and with the exception of the graphics students, everyone here studies fashion! Haha nevermind the dentist =/
    Thanks for being an inspirational dresser :) x

  91. Maya says:

    Your style is impeccable

  92. songy says:

    I have an idea now. I shall frame one of my favorite vogue covers.

  93. Candice says:

    Bonjour,
    Ta tenue est absolument fabuleuse. Bravo, tu as du goût pour ton âge, continue comme ça ;)
    Bonne journée,
    Candice

  94. Barbara says:

    OMG! just so amazing! the blazer the belt the skirt…everything’s perfect!
    you’re just amazing!!

  95. sherleylueis says:

    the outfits look great on you! adore you so much! :)

  96. jess says:

    Love the high waisted skirt with short Bolero, diggg it. Have a great Thursday..
    Jess S.
    HippieFrouFrou.blogspot.com

  97. anne says:

    your bolero is attention grabbing, the belt and skirt are just as much, Love’ em!

  98. alldoneup says:

    Stunning from head to toe!

  99. these pictures are gorgeous ! like your style!

  100. brittany says:

    ok this is a little random. but the chair you are sitting in is beautiful.

  101. Amazing Shoes,
    Cheers

  102. How amazing that you went to these shows… I’ve only seen the Alexander Wang show online and already loved it! I heared it was one of the best!
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