A Black Velvet Dress + A Metallic Moto Jacket

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Have you ever gone shopping with the motive to buy one particular item but end up buying more than what you planned on purchasing? I know you have, it’s happened to the best of us. I recently fell victim to this dilemma! Most times Target is always the culprit that gets me but this time it was Forever 21.

My goal a week ago was to find a plain black shirt or bodysuit that I could wear to the movies to watch the Black Panther so I could stick to my all black outfit theme. Sidenote: Has anyone seen Black Panther? If you haven’t, go see it because it is a must watch! You can actually visit my instagram @DJSSTYLE to see what I wore which includes some of the pieces I wore here. 

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Anywho, as I searched for the perfect black top I came across this beyond cute long sleeved black velvet dress on Forever 21’s clearance rack, however it didn’t show the sale price. I wasn’t too worried about the price though. I figured it was on the clearance rack, and it’s Forever 21 they always have great prices.

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So I head to the checkout and found out the dress was on sale for *drumroll, please* $3.50! As you can see, I’m so proud of this bargain, haha. Thanks to Forever 21 and their amazing clearance price you now get an black dress outfit inspiration from me, yay!! 

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The metallic trend and I meet again. I love styling this trend in a lot of my looks. I just think metallic is so cool and a fun trend to incorporate into your look. I purchased this metallic moto jacket from Target on clearance for $31. 

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Tip of the Day: Incorporate a metallic piece into your look to draw interest to your outfit and make people take a second look. See my previous post, to see how I styled a pencil skirt with metallic block heeled shoes. Also stay tuned to see another metallic outfit soon, this time with high-waisted jeans. 

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I had a lot of fun styling and shooting this look for you all to see! I hoped you enjoyed reading and found some inspiration! Happy Friday! 

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What I’m Wearing 

Jacket: Target | Dress: Forever 21 | Bag: Kate Spade | Shoes: Kenneth Cole (Purchased at T.J. Maxx) | Lipstick: Fenty Beauty by Rihanna

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