In Style

I found the most amazing leather jacket I’ll never wear

And it’s this Tom Ford, Spring / Summer 2013 — Leather jacket

elle-majesty-unzipped-leather-jacket-tom-ford-spring-summer-2013

… except I’ll never ever spend all that money to wear something that is so clearly specific and out-there, it was still a nice piece I’d love to have in my closet and wear once in a while.

Nina Garcia on Project Runway Season 12 Episode 12 – Butterfly Effect was wearing it and I just fell in love with it.

Nina-Garcia-Black-Leather-Coat-Butterfly-Effect-Season-12-Episode-12 Nina-Garcia-Black-Leather-Coat-Butterfly-Effect-Season-12-Episode-12-2 Nina-Garcia-Black-Leather-Coat-Butterfly-Effect-Season-12-Episode-12-3 Nina-Garcia-Black-Leather-Coat-Butterfly-Effect-Season-12-Episode-12-4 Nina-Garcia-Black-Leather-Coat-Butterfly-Effect-Season-12-Episode-12-5

And here it is on a model in Elle magazine, although she makes it look a bit trashy

elle-majesty-unzipped-leather-jacket-tom-ford

 

Anyway, I like all the belts (obviously) and the skin cutouts on the arm… I’d just never buy it or wear it more than once or twice.

BUT IT’S SO COOL!


Share Tweet Pin It +1

Sherry of Save. Spend. Splurge.

Am my own Sugar Daddy. Am a millionaire at 36 after getting out of $60K of student debt in 18 months, a little over a decade earlier, using TheBudgetingTool.com. I have worked 50% of my career (taking 1-2 year breaks), and quadrupled my income within 2 years of graduating, going from $65K to $260K with an average lifetime savings rate of 50%. I have 11 side incomes that are on track in 2020 to make me $50K - $75K. I could retire today if I wanted, but love my work-life balance as a freelancing consultant in STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Math). I am all about balance - between time and money, and also enjoying my money. I also post daily on Instagram @saverspender.

You may also like

Previous PostSeptember 2013 Budget Roundup = $208,279.19 a decrease of ($14.31) or 0.01%!
Next PostMy parents can't afford to continue living their expensive lifestyle

13 Comments

  1. Steph

    How much is this jacket and where did you find it to purchase??

    Reply
  2. Tania

    I’ve had a girl crush on Nina Garcia since the beginning of PR. She is just so amazing. Yes, the cut-outs wouldn’t keep you very warm in Canada right? But I can actually see using this jacket on the west coast of the US a lot more but unzipped with a thin white ribbed tank and distressed jeans or over a floral print chiffon dress or a jersey knit dress with an asymmetrical hem. Black ankle booties with all three outfits.

    It’s nice to be able to admire design and not have to buy it necessarily.

    Reply
    1. save. spend. splurge.

      Well I’d only wear this jacket in Springtime or Autumn. It would NOT fly in winter 🙂

      Reply
  3. Lila

    You have amazing taste. I LOVE this jacket!

    Reply
    1. save. spend. splurge.

      Isn’t it gorgeous? I’d love to just wear it and take photos in it.

      Reply
  4. Giselle

    I loved this jacket too! I have been looking for the designer everywhere. Thanks so much! Any idea on where you can purchase it online or at least look up the price? I have looked everywhere, but no one seems to sell Tom Ford clothes online or in stores. Any ideas?

    Reply
    1. save. spend. splurge.

      So this is from Tom Ford’s 2013 Spring/Summer line, which is already last season. My guess is that it’s sold out.. I can’t seem to find it anywhere 🙁

      You could try emailing Tom Ford themselves to see if it is still in stock.

      Reply
  5. Corina

    The “model” in Elle is Nikki Minaj – be default she is a bit trashy – even the jacket can’t save her:-)I think it fits a long lean body – otherwise it’s a bit S&M- no?

    Reply
    1. save. spend. splurge.

      I knew she looked familiar….!

      Yes the jacket is VERY S&M which.. oddly enough appeals to me somewhat. I like belted looks. 🙂

      Reply
  6. MelD

    I usually like your taste but this one – nah… Still, good thing we’re all different!

    Reply
    1. save. spend. splurge.

      Hahah! It is a bit out there, I know 🙂 I just love all the belts…

      Reply
  7. Bridget

    It’s pretty rad but I feel like my arms would get cold — though if you wore it over a long-sleeve top it would look awesome.

    Reply
    1. save. spend. splurge.

      I kind of like the air flow…

      Reply

Leave a Reply

In a nutshell…

Save. Spend. Splurge.
[ wealth. style. minimalism. ]

——

MOST DEBT: cleared $60K in 18 months

MONEY: Hit $1M personal net worth At 36

NEW GOAL: $1M in invested assets

FAVOURITE DAY: payday

HATES: being late & lazy people

SOCIAL: Instagram @saverspender

DRINKS: homemade matcha lattes

SLEEPS: on a 100% cotton U.S.-made futon

WRITES: Books (also available on Amazon).

BEAUTY: swears by Paula’s Choice

——

…but you can read more about me , browse my index of posts, or get in touch with me, talk to me directly on Instagram, and of course, ask me anything here.

$35 The Wealth Building Tool

Like a Boss Library (Sherry’s Books)

Referral Codes

Free Money Surveys
[ Use this link ]



Webhosting
[ saverspender ]



Shopping Cashback
[ Use this link ]



Clothing Resale


[ SHERRYISH ]



Private Lending
[ 7b03f0 ]



No-Fee Banking
[ 32726976S1 ]



Discount Brokerage
[ o0soehds ]



Social media scheduler
[ saverspender ]



Blog Ad Network
[ Use this link ]



Disclosure

Save. Spend. Splurge. uses affiliate links from Shopstyle, and Amazon Services LLC Associates Program, an affiliate advertising program designed to provide a means for sites to earn advertising fees by advertising and linking to Amazon.com or ShopStyle. In addition to these, any referrals on the page will result in revenue if used such as BlueHost.

In English: If you click on a link, I could get a small commission, typically a few cents. And if you use a referral code, I could get anywhere from $10 – $70 for it. Thank you for your kind support!

Also, I am not a professional investment advisor or money manager by any means.

I am just a woman who loves money, talking about money, and making money.

All opinions expressed on this blog are personal and for entertainment value. Take them with a grain of salt and always consult a professional when in doubt.