#ThriftyThursday: A lady in leather

January 5, 2017

#ThriftyThursday: Leather layers add character to a lady’s style. However, not every leather jacket is classified as edgy. I recently found three unique leather layers at Goodwill that are classy and feminine!

 

The navy jacket: I LOVE the puffed shoulders and gold accents. It is often thought that dark is difficult to wear. However, this Last Kiss jacket defies that stereotype; it is ladylike with structure. I discovered this chic look at the Radcliff location with an original $24.99 tag attached.

The pink jacket: This cute number was found at the Glasgow location. With a Hollister tag, I knew its quality would not disappoint. Its pressed collar and zippered sleeves give the jacket a casual look. Hitting at the hips, the overall look of this jacket suggests a pop of color for any basic outfit.

The cream short-sleeve: Retailing for nearly $55, this ZARA Trafaluc Collection leather quilted top is nothing short of adorable. I purchased this versatile piece at the Stonewall location (Lexington) with the brand’s price intact. The unique stitching and polished details of this short-sleeved outerwear made it a find I just could not pass up!

I conditioned my thrifty finds with leather cleaner after their purchase. This ensured they would stay in great form for future wear.

 

The next time you hesitate about purchasing a leather jacket, consider pairing it with a pleated skirt, blanket scarf, or a sequined dress!

 

Layer leather for a timeless look.

 

Best,

A

Please reload

our history

Goodwill Industries of Kentucky is a 501(C)(3) nonprofit headquartered in Louisville since 1923. Goodwill gives people up—not a handout—so they can experience the dignity and independence that comes from earning a paycheck.

 

our mission

We help people with disabilities or other disadvantages achieve and maintain employment to gain a better quality of life.

what we do

Goodwill collects and sells donated items to fund programs for Kentuckians who have disabilities or other challenges in finding and maintaining traditional employment. On-the-job training, job preparation skills, and employment counseling are just a few of Goodwill's services that benefit thousands of adults each year and strengthen families in Kentucky's communities.

 

© 2016 by Goodwill Industries of Kentucky.