The Non-Girly Girly: Teddy Coat, Lace Top & Boyfriend Jeans

Every once in a while we have theme days at work where we dress up in the given theme. The last one we had was a feminine, girly theme: ruffles, florals, gingham. Pretty much nothing I own – except for lace. This was the look I put together: a teddy coat, lace top & boyfriend jeans. Ok, I slightly modified it for the blog. I …

Stripes For Any Season

It always surprises me when I hear stripes called a trend. I think they left the trendzone (pun very much intended) a long time ago. They’ve pretty much stayed stylish since Chanel made the Breton look popular in 1917. It’s a universal print that always looks good. Today I’m teaming up with Amrita of Calmcchori to show how to wear stripes for any season. I’m …

Video: Teddy Coat & Leather Zipper Leggings

Hello! Just wanted to share my latest video. It was actually in my last post, but I felt it got lost in there. Now it has its own post to get it the attention in deserves. And I have to give credit where it’s due – it was put together my talented boyfriend. His videos keep on going better and better. We shot it on …

Why I Decided To Rebrand

Welcome to Short Girl Long Jacket! This is what I’ve been working on, turning Looking Glass into a new blog. I was proud of what Looking Glass had become and (most of) the content I’d created, which is why I decided to rebrand instead of starting a whole new blog. But there was always one thing that bothered me. The name Looking Glass wasn’t original, unique, …

A Little Break

Hey guys! I don’t have an OOTD post this week because I’m making some pretty big changes to the blog. I won’t say too much, but things should be back to normal soon. I’m excited for what’s to come and hope you’ll enjoy it too. See you soon x

How To Wear A Maxi Coat If You’re Petite

We all know that cropped jackets and coats are flattering on petites, but what if I told you maxi coats look just as good? It may not seem like an obvious choice, but I recently got my first one and am obsessed. Just like a maxi dress, it will elongate your body using the vertical lines rule. The two sides of the coat act as …