Sport and Lace Prep

OASAP street style blogger
Remember this lace dress that I dyed, cut, and reconstructed? It's been some time since I've worn it and given it fashion love without having to wear loads of layers combined, all due to colder climates. I decided to wear my lace with a sport jacket this time to give what would typically be a casual and sportier look, a bit more polish than normal.

The jacket is made of sweatshirt material, which also had a baseball patch of some sort, but I added my own crest patch atop, giving it a personal touch. I mean let's face it, I love sport, however I have not the slightest clue on what's happening in baseball at the moment! I just know that I like the jacket, the striped ribbing along the neckline, and tan colour ... that is all! For some reason, sporting my own fictitious team (crest embellished and all), seemed perfectly suitable!

Varsity jackets style lace DIY bloggers

How was your long weekend, did you do anything spectacular? To be honest, I probably had the best restful weekend. I ate well, and laughed so much that my abdomen had a full workout on its own, and even managed to get some sketching done in my handy "ideas" notebook. It was nice to be around friends and loved ones, especially when they bring nothing but smiles to your face!

In short: a grand way to start off a new week. I suppose, the only thing to top it off would be to go vintage shopping!

The goods: Jacket-c/o Oasap, Dyed lace dress-DIY, Black underskirt-Ladyofashion, Shoes-BDG via Urban Outfitters.

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61 comments

  1. What an unexpected but fabulous combination! I do remember that lace dress, lovely to see it again! x

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  2. KizzyDoll28 May, 2013

    Looks gorgeous doll. I remember having a jacket like that, but black and white with a fake team on it, haha. I loved it. The sleeves were like suede, really soft feeling and the inside was like a sweatshirt, I wore it everywhere. Love the combination. I hope your week has started off great xx

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  3. I never had a clue about baseball but the jacket rocks. I love that you added your own crest patch. Amazing classy and sporty mix and Iove lace dresses. Did you guys had a holiday over there? We didn't. Glad you enjoyed your long weekend. I made a walk through the pouring rain. Not my best idea :D

    XX

    glamdevils

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  4. disqus_Kr6MWQIzFF28 May, 2013

    Lovely photos!

    I love the jacket and how you've added the patch to it.

    Hannah x

    http://b-l-a-b.blogspot.co.uk/

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  5. Daniella28 May, 2013

    I love how you added that crest to your sporty jacket, such a great idea in making it so personal. I love how you've styled it with such a feminine dress, you really do look wonderful my dear :) I'm glad to hear you had a nice restful long weekend, I had quite a busy one, so I'm already looking forward to next weekend, so I can get some rest :)

    Take care,
    Daniella xox

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  6. Esther Imbula28 May, 2013

    love the outfit.xxx

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  7. Chrissie28 May, 2013

    I absolut LOVE this look!!!! IT#s stunning!

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  8. That's a pretty lacy dress - clever the way you have reconstructed it and adding the cardi definitely gives it a casual look. We had a long weekend here too but yesterday it poured down from start to finish. A good excuse to be indoors shopping! Thank you so much for your lovely comment on my Istanbul post.

    http://missbbobochic.blogspot.co.uk/

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  9. Agnieszka Guerrero Olesinska28 May, 2013

    Love the combination with bomber jacket

    Kisses

    Aga

    www.agasuitcase.com

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  10. That jacket is so cute with that dress!

    Annie

    The Other Side of Gray

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  11. what a cozy jacket! i love the look...masculine and feminine at the same time!

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  12. I'm not into sports at all, but I do like this kind of jacket, yours in particular. It's light enough that it's not cumbersome at all. And love the lace dress, of course:)
    Happy Tuesday, Madison!

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  13. You look so chic babes, I loveeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeee your shoes.

    http://rock4less.blogspot.co.uk/

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  14. Adeola Naomi Aderemi28 May, 2013

    Opulent and elegant!!
    You look amazing dear!

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  15. Your styling and mix of trends is always exceptional, love the preppy, pretty sporty blend of great pieces, brought together with charm and grace.

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  16. Hi MAdison! I remember your dress and it is very nice! I like how you styled with the varsity jacket and the shoes:) Glad you had a nice weekend, sounds very funny!:) Have a good week dear, kisses! xo

    http://lilliness.blogspot.it/

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  17. SACRAMENTO Amate28 May, 2013

    Fabylous layering, madison
    XXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXX

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  18. A Very Sweet Blog28 May, 2013

    hey madison! i love the sporty and lace combination. it looks great together. quiet weekends can be really nice. a great way to gather your thoughts and re-group. mine will probably be like that this weekend coming up. have a great week doll.

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  19. I really love your varsity jacket! It looks great against the ultra feminine dress!

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  20. I love the touch of prepster hip in this outfit, Madison! And your boots are to die for!

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  21. this is an amazing outfit! absolutely love the dress and shoes and the addition of the jacket makes it real chill too so lovely! thanks for sharing this outfit! also thanks so much for stopping by my blog and leaving your lovely comment! I am now following you and looking forward to your future posts! hope you will stop by again soon and do the same! xx. gigi. food and beauty blogger @ www.gigikkitchen.blogspot.com

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  22. WinnipegStyle28 May, 2013

    What a sweet look! I really love the way you added the sporty jacket over the dress you reconstructed!



    Rebecca
    www.winnipegstyle.ca

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  23. Mitr Friend28 May, 2013

    Love the new look of the lace dress!!! Impressive DIY!!!
    Thanks for stopping by and commenting on my blog dear.
    Do follow too if you like! :)
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  24. i used to have jackets like these...wish i kept them! cute mix here.

    i had a chill weekend, too. ate way too many hot dog, tho!

    [oomph.]

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  25. Janice Lunes29 May, 2013

    Hi Madi !

    Great and cool look :D

    I like the way you mixed a cute dress with a varsity jacket !

    I also keep looking at your cool shoes girl:D

    Happy Monday !

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  26. Erika Sorocco29 May, 2013

    I absolutely adore this look, Madison. The varsity jacket is such a fun touch! :)

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  27. Love that jacket on you! You look great :)

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  28. Madara Lieciniece29 May, 2013

    You look really, really cool! That jacket is awesome!

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  29. Thanks Kim. Yes, I do hope you can get some nice rest and quiet time this weekend.

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  30. Thank you, thank you! xxxooo

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  31. Aww, thanks Sam! You are too sweet dear. xx

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  32. :-) *blushes* Thank you miss pretty! xo

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  33. I love sport, well maybe just tennis and footballers, but just adored the lace with this jacket so much! Thanks Emmy! :-)

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  34. Ahh, you're very welcome dear. Always a pleasure to read your posts. Thanks so much for your sweet comment. Yes, we had bank holiday at work, and also memorial day for some as well.

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  35. Thank you so much! Enjoy your day! :)

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  36. Hi Gigi, no problem. I'm happy that I found your blog.Wishing you a lovely week. /Madison

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  37. xxoo Thanks so much Daniella! :)

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  38. Haha, me either! But, I do love the jacket with the lace so, I just made my own sport. Hopefully the sun will shine soon for you. xx/Madison

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  39. Oh to Be a Muse29 May, 2013

    Love that you added your own crest on the jacket--great way to personalize. And it looks great with the shoes too.

    Oh to Be a Muse
    Shop Layered Muse

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  40. such a beautiful look! love the sporty and feminine combo!!! so pretty :D

    katslovefashion.blogspot.com

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  41. Hi dear, thanks for sharing your fashion verdicts with me~!

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  42. what a fun jacket - love the color block

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  43. Caitie Schlisserman30 May, 2013

    That jacket is kind of amazing. you look awesome!

    xxx

    Lady à la Mode

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  44. Interesting combination! Looks good!

    LUXESSED

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  45. Lola Finn30 May, 2013

    hallo Madison :) hoffe dir geht´s gut! Ich mag diesen Look! Süss gemixt mit Sporty Chic!! Nice :)
    liebe Grüße aus München


    http://lola-finn.blogpsot.de

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  46. What a great combination, Madison! What I love about it is how absolutely unusual the pair of a lace dress and baseball jacket is, and yet, how effortlessly they come together in your outfit. Absolutely beautiful!
    xox,
    Cee

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  47. tia_cherie30 May, 2013

    I love the lace dress, it is so pretty. Looks fabulous with the jacket. This is one of my favourite looks at the moment, this style of jacket with a pretty dress. It is actually something I want to try myself

    tia-cherie.blogspot.com

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  48. Love this chic mix of textures!
    oxoxox
    amy
    http://bridechic.blogspot.com

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  49. Love the lace dress and the preppy varsity jacket! Hope you are having a wonderful day!
    -Jyoti
    Style-Delights Blog

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  50. I like what you said about the jacket and baseball!
    I like how you got together lace and a sport jacket.

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  51. sartorialsidelines31 May, 2013

    I love that you added your own crest to the jacket - such a great idea and it looks awesome!

    Courtney ~ http://sartorialsidelines.com

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  52. Hallo Lola,
    Dankeschön für deine süß kommentiert! xxoo :-) Liebe, /Madison

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  53. Thank you so much! :) Do try it!

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