Tweed Jacket 3 (Dressy)

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Tweed Jacket for the 50’s, 60’s, & 70’s: The Dressy Version

Tweed Jackets for women in their 50's, 60's, & 70's.

Quote of the day: “There is nothing interesting about looking perfect-you lose the point. You want what you’re wearing to say something about you, about who you are.” Emma Watson

I realize that the tweed jacket is probably one of the last items of clothing you’d reach for when getting dressed up for a special event. But, who knows, maybe it could add an unusual element to the outfit or even bring in that dichotomy aspect! Besides, if it’s a challenge, I’m all for it! Of course I put us all in a dress or skirt and by all means, we pulled out our boots (it may be getting lighter outside, but the temperature can still be brisk). These exact same jackets saw a day at the office (here) and a day running errands (here).

Tweed Jackets for women in their 50's, 60's, & 70's. Tweed Jackets for women in their 50's, 60's, & 70's.

50’s Tweed Jacket: I’m still loving my OTK boots (I did an entire post on them here)! To me, they are the cat’s meow at keeping me warm!

Jacket: Mom made it (similar here)~~Dress: Bichon (similar here) ~~ Boots: Betseyville (here)~~Necklace: (similar here)~~Earrings: (similar here)~~Bracelet: (similar here)

Tweed Jackets for women in their 50's, 60's, & 70's.  Tweed Jackets for women in their 50's, 60's, & 70's.

60’s Tweed Jacket: Nancy’s jacket has so many wonderful colors in it (I know, I’ve said that before—but aren’t they terrific?) that I thought I’d showcase it against the blue dress!

Jacket: Coldwater Creek (similar here or here)~~Dress: Evan Picone (similar here)~~Boots: (similar here)~~Necklace: (similar here)~~Earrings: (similar here)

Tweed Jackets for women in their 50's, 60's, & 70's. Tweed Jackets for women in their 50's, 60's, & 70's.

70’s Tweed Jacket: Mom had to make a couple alterations to the jacket for a better fit! And aren’t the colors in her tweed pretty, too?

Jacket: Liz Claiborne-thrifted (similar here)~~Skirt: (similar here)~~Top (it’s actually a dickey): Dana Buchman (similar here)~~Boots: 9 West (similar here)~~Pin: (similar here)~~Earrings: (similar here)

Thanks to you all! Links to #iwillwearwhatilike, Classy Monday, Visible Monday, Start the Week Stylish, Over the Moon, Sophisticated Style, 52 Pick Me Up (Sapphire), Personal Style & Shoe and Tell parties!

Other tweed that might be more to your liking (limited sizes left on that Land’s End dress—but isn’t it pretty?):

  • Great looks! Our outfits are very similar this week with the exception of the addition of your jacket. I love your red dress

    http://michellespaige.com

    • Jodie Filogomo

      Funny, huh? Thanks for reading Michelle!

  • Jen

    I love tweed jackets! They always have so much texture and great interest to an outfit. Thanks for sharing.

    Also, thanks for linking up with Fashionably Employed. Hope to see you back next week.

    http://www.fashionablyemployed.com/category/style/sophisticated-style-link-up/

    Jen

    • Jodie Filogomo

      Of course, Jen…I love being part of your group!!

  • you ladies have SO MANY outfits and always look gorgeous – I love the blues in Nancy’s jacket and tweed certainly looks good on any age group! thanks for sharing at our #OTM link up ~ Leanne

    • Jodie Filogomo

      It’s true mom & I have quite a few clothes…but Nancy has a more realistic closet—we just try to change her outfits up by mix & matching more!! Thanks for reading Leanne!!

  • Tweed jacket are so chic and timeless, and all three of you wear them beautifully! thanks for linking, xox

    -Patti
    http://notdeadyetstyle.com

  • PetiteOver40

    You all three look amazing! I love this idea you’ve created showcasing three women 10 years apart wearing a similar fashion. If I give you credit, would you mind my borrowing this idea for my own blog? You can email me at sherry @ dryja.com, to discuss it. I’d even be open to collaborating! http://petiteover40.com

    • Jodie Filogomo

      Thanks Sherry! I sent you an email—hope we talk soon!

  • Nancy’s is my favorite look today, too! I’ve really enjoyed this series. 🙂
    Darlene
    http://whosaprettygirl.com

    • Jodie Filogomo

      Thanks Darlene!!

  • I am loving your colour combinations here!
    Your Mum, in her soft and warm tones.
    You in your sexy reds.
    But, Nancy is blowing me away in her blues!
    Fab.
    XXX
    Samantha

    • Jodie Filogomo

      Thanks Samantha!! I didn’t even realize the different color combos in this one!