Plume Week in Review

Our sixth POW (Piece of the Week) is the cabi Spring 2016 Plume Top. With this pretty and casual cap-sleeved blouse, we learned about a pretty strong casual business look, a Chanel-inspired career dressing, adding your favorite decade to a date night look, comfortable and classy special occasion dressing, styling for travel, a safari princess look, and the white-out trend. While casual and easy, Plume Top can be styled for a everything form casual, to travel, to work, and even special occasions.

For your viewing and styling pleasure, here are the seven looks!  Which is your favorite?

Manic Pretty Strong Monday: Mix a military-inspired jacket with skinny jeans and a feminine top for a strong, pretty, casual, yet professional work look

Outfit: Plume Top from cabi Spring 2016. Knight Skinny Jean from cabi Fall 2015 and the Olive Jacket from cabi Spring 2015 (both not available). Metal Statement Necklace with Cabs from Target. Orange Quartz Bracelet by Solid Treasures and Graham Hammered Wire Wrapped Cuff from Cents of Style. Shoes are old favorites. Check out the post for alternative, tips, and styling inspiration.

April 04, 2016

Staying or Leaving Home Tuesday: Travel in versatile, comfortable neutrals and add pops of color for fun and adventure.

Outfit: Plume Top, Adventure Anorak, Traveler Pant, La Belt from cabi Spring 2016. Restricted Newport Flat from DSW. Wander Necklace and also the Demi Earrings by Stella & Dot (no longer available). For more travel dressing and my travel experience with these pieces, read the post.

April 12, 2016


Working It Classic & Modern Coco Wednesday: Create a career outfit with the same put-together professionalism as a suit with a few modern interpretations of classic pieces.

Outfit: Plume TopLoren Sweater, and the Lido Skirt from cabi Spring 2016. Fall 2014 cabi Contessa Necklace and Vintage Stud Earrings (no longer available). Beige suede pumps from Target last year.  Rectangle Sunglasses – Brown at Target. To find out more about incorporating classic Coco style in a modern career outfit, do read the post.

April 06, 2016

The Stylish Safari Princess Thursday: For a trendy outfit with masculine and feminist touches, mix tulle and military/safari style.

Outfit: Plume Top and the Explorer Vest from cabi Spring 2016. 6-layer Tutu Ballet Ruffle Bridal Petticoat Princess Skirt Mini Dress on Amazon. Audrey Brooke Glenda Pump from DSW.  Grey Shell Statement Necklace by Solid Treasures, Cubist Bracelet by Bauble Bar, and the Ivie Bangle by Stella & Dot (purchased in 2014, not available). Leopard Print Belt is the Kipling Belt from cabi fall 2015 and skinny belt is the metallic skinny belt from cabi Spring 2013—both no longer available. Learn more in the post!

April 14, 2016


Touch of 70s Date Night: Reference your favorite style decade to add fun, glamour, and sex appeal to your night out looks.

Outfit: Plume Top from cabi Spring 2016.  Frolic Skirt from cabi Fall 2014 and not available.  Audrey Brooke Glenda Pump from DSW. Yellow Jade and Hematite Chain Earrings and the Faceted Glass Bead Bar Silver Chain Necklace both by Shine Chaser Jewelry. Cubist Bracelet by Bauble Bar and some older pieces. Check out the post for more details and bracelet & skirt alternatives.

April 08, 2016

Whites Out Saturday: Try out the whites trend by mixing various whites in one or more garments, your, shoes, and your accessories

Outfit: Plume Top, Blanca Cardigan, Destructed Slim Boyfriend jeans all from cabi Spring 2016. Gilded Leather Cuff Bracelet by Bauble Bar. White Stone Sutton Necklace from Stella & Dot and is not available. Unisa Eavvi Sandal sold at DSW. Earrings are older. For style details and tips, see the post.

April 16, 2016


White & Bright Sunday Best: Look for comfortable, classy clothes you can dress up with  good pants and accessories.

Outfit: Plume Top and the Portico Shrug from cabi Spring 2016. The Everly Pant from cabi Spring 2014 and Vintage Stud Earrings from cabi Fall 2014 (both no longer available). Crosby Link Necklace and then White Stone Sutton Necklace bith from Stella & Dot and not available. Marissa Stretch Bracelet in white by Cents of Style and beige suede pumps from Target last year.

April 10, 2016