Bomber Jacket with The Fab 40s
The Fab 40’s is a group of seven stylish fashion bloggers from around the globe. This group’s goal is to take on style trends and show how they each interpret and incorporate them into their own lives. With multiple and widely varied views, you are certain to find something that speaks to you each month and encourages you to continue to have fun with fashion after 40.
Each month the Fab 40s choose a different theme and invite a guest blogger who is also in their forties to join them. And, (drum roll please) I am that lucky contributor number 8 for this month! And the most exciting news is, the theme for this month, is the bomber jacket!
There’s no denying that bomber jackets are having a moment. I have been watching this trend since last year but just couldn’t see myself wearing one. So thanks very much for this challenge to push me out of my comfort zone. There are a lot of people who said they can’t believe I don’t have one. Yup, I had to order this Black Floral Rib Detail Bomber Jacket on Choies just for this guest post.
I like to dress up my casual looks so I picked a black lace cropped top to layer underneath, then a red leather skirt to play with the floral prints on the jacket. I kept the rest of the outfit simple and basic, classic but never boring black to showcase the jacket. After all it is the star of the show!
Below are how these 7 fabulous ladies styled their bomber jackets.
Samantha – Fake Fabulous
T-SHIRT: Fat Face
JACKET: “borrowed” :oP
BAG: Charity shop find
SHOES: Clarks originals
NAILS: BarryM (black)
Sheela – Sheela Writes
Bomber Jacket – courtesy of Romwe
Striped Top – StitchFix
Embroidered Jeans – NY & Co
Clutch – Zara
Ring – H&M Malaysia
Bangle – courtesy of The Grommet
Sunnies – Poshmark
Heels – JustFAB
Mary – Curlybyrdie Chirps
Jacket – H&M
Skirt – Jones New York -Carsons
Bag – Ora Delphine
Necklace – Kohl’s
Veronica – Cid Style File
Bomber Jacket – Forever 21+
Jumpsuit – Bongo Plus
Shoes – Vans
Mini Backpack – Stussy Japan
Sunnies – Gift from my sister (Unbranded)
Earrings/Necklace – H&M
Ann – Kremb de la Kremb
White Sunnies–Forever 41, op I mean 21
Evil Eye Earrings–Jardine’s Bazaar, Hong Kong
“K” Striped Tee–Hua Hin Night Market, Thailand
Red Cheetah Belt–Zara so very long ago….
Star Jeans–Eva Chen inspired Kremb de la Kremb DIY on a very, very old pair of HM boyfriend jeans
Star Tennies–Ash via Lane Crawford
Jennie-A Pocketful of Polka Dots
Jacket – Allegra K
Dress – Calvin Klein
Shoes – Madden Girl
Necklace – etsy
Diane – Fashion on the 4th Floor
Bomber Jacket – Zara
Cropped Tank Top – Forever 21
Pleated Skirt – actually stole from my mom’s closet while I was there, shhhhhhhh!
Sneakers – Topshop
Rose Gold Bracelet – Charming Charlie
Rose Gold Ring – Wanderlust & Co.
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All videos and photos if not credited otherwise, are by Robert Buck and Grace Liang.
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Branding herself The Wardrobe Stylist, Rania began styling and blogging nearly a decade ago. She worked with a long list of clients and as a blogger, she covered several coveted events. She recently launched the Reversible Pocket Square. Made from 2 distinct fabrics, the reversible pocket square takes a modern and innovative shift on the age old accessory, allowing the wearer to choose which side to showcase or have both sides conveniently peak through.
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