Tag Archives | tiger print

MCLV Style: Eye of the Tiger

I found this KILLER Michael Kors tiger print coat at local fashion  & charity start-up ModaVive. I saw the sleeve sticking out of the rack and zeroed in, and once I had pulled it on there was no going back!

Eye of the Tiger Tiger Print Animal Prints San Francisco Fashion Blogger Street Style

Tiger Print Coat – Michael Kors via ModaVive

Black Fit n’ Flare Dress – Banana Republic

Metallic Ankle Strap Heels – BCBGeneration

Tassel Necklace – Banana Republic

 Eye of the Tiger Tiger Print Animal Prints San Francisco Fashion Blogger Street Style

When you’re working with a bold statement piece like this coat, you want to keep the rest of the look minimal to avoid overwhelming yourself. I balanced the print by wearing basic black and layering on some of my favorite gold pieces for a little sparkle!

Eye of the Tiger Tiger Print Animal Prints San Francisco Fashion Blogger Street Style

{Photography by KatwalkSF}

And on a more personal note – Tigers are actually my favorite animals. With lemurs coming in at a close second. 🙂

My senior quote was from William Blake’s The Tiger: “Tiger, tiger burning bright in the forest of the night. What immortal hand or eye could frame thy fearful symmetry?”

How do YOU feel about bold outerwear like this Eye of the Tiger inspired coat?

Continue Reading · Comments { 7 }

MCLV Style: Tiger Tiger Burning Bright

Okay fine, this top is actually adorned with leopard heads not tigers, but once I got that William Blake poem in my head I was determined to use the line as a post title. My deepest apologies for the  fuzzy animal inaccuracy. 🙂

{You can shop similar pieces by clicking these hyperlinks: Leopard Head TopAsos.comSlim Corduroy Pants – Paige Denim via Bloomingdale’s, Tan Peep-Toe Sandals – Madden-Girl via Nordstrom,  Zippered SatchelOASAPLarge Le Pliage Bag – Longchamp via Saks Fifth Avenue, Retro Gold Watch – Vintage, Geometric Gold Bracelet – BCBG Max Azria, Swarovski Crystal Ring – Gift, Spiked Necklace – H&M & SunglassesOscar de la Renta}

{You can view this outfit on both Lookbook.nu and Pose}

{Check out outtakes from this shoot here – Just log into Facebook to view}

I put this look together for last Saturday’s walk down to SOMA for a photo shoot for an upcoming holiday collaboration with Sasha Maks Vintage and Mystery Mister, and that Longchamp bag I’m carrying was completely filled with shoes, handbags, and other accessories for the shoot. Stay tuned for pictures!

Are you a fan of of the animal print & animal head pieces that are all over the streets and in magazines for the Fall 2012/Winter 2013 seasons?

Continue Reading · Comments { 1 }