Custom Crochet Jacket | NYFW Day 1

Fashion Week is here again and this time, it’s all about the women! Day 1 wasn’t as hectic as I thought it could have been. Because of the blizzard, schools were closed as well as many jobs, therefore most people didn’t even bother leaving their homes, causing the roads to be clear for a smooth ride into NYFW. For Day 1, I decided to bring light to the gloomy day with my yellow custom crochet jacket.

I crocheted this piece last winter as a way to challenge myself to do sleeves and succeeded. After figuring out the math behind it all, it was actually pretty easy.

I paired it with a gold trimmed beige sweater and gray pants. Keeping the other pieces neutral felt perfect with the jacket being the main feature of the look.

My day began at Pier 59 with Paris Hilton slaying the runway at Christian Cowan, I viewed the Berenik presentation afterwards then headed over to Skylight for Michael Costello.

For footwear, I kept it simple in my wedge booties to keep me high from the snow.

My bag was pretty neutral as well.

My day ended at the Michael Costello afterparty which was amazing!

I’ve been staying away from parties lately and ended up staying much longer than the 30 minutes that I planned for. There was so much great energy that I couldn’t resist.

It’s only NYFW Day 1 so sit back and enjoy the ride for the days to come.

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49 Thoughts to “Custom Crochet Jacket | NYFW Day 1”

  1. Roxie Watt

    I can’t believe you made this! You’re so talented. I love the colour it really pops.

    1. THANK YOU so much girl!!!

  2. I love your crochet jacket. Thank God NYFW have started, now is the season of beautiful things to see. Thanks Oyin, God bless you. Amen

  3. That coat is awesome! You are very talented!

    1. Thank you so very much!!!

  4. I lovee the colour contrast between the purple and orange!!

    1. Ha ha! It’s yellow. Thanks girl!

  5. You MADE that?! Ugh I’m obsessed. It’s so beautiful and literally everything I want in a jacket. Perfect for a chilly NYFW for sure. I hope you’re keeping warm!

    xoxo,
    Dannie
    http://www.stilefotocibo.com

    1. Yes girl thank you soo much!!! I was definitely warm… hot actually as the heat was blasting in the studios.

  6. I can’t believe you made that! That’s incredible! Love the color.

    1. Thanks love! I appreciate it.

  7. That is so cool! I love crocheted items, especially when they’re super funky like that! Totally awesome.

  8. Wow I cannot get over that you made the jacket it is awesome. And how lucky to have the weather for great pictures – and the peace to take them in. You coupled it up so well too.

  9. You look great. This jacket is pretty and unique. I also love the color.

  10. Kudos to you for making that! I adorable the shade or yellow. It’s not too bright or too pastel.

    1. Thanks I absolutely love yellow!

  11. That is fabulous! I LOVE the look of that jacket. It’s got a great throw back vibe, and that color is so poppy!

  12. LOVE IT! Wow impressive work you did there! It really is awesome! You look like a star!
    I would wear it. You should start selling them! I love the orange! It’s a go big or go home color! I would love to see one in a bold bright pink too. Not a pastel but a deep pink. OR PURPLE!

    1. Thanks girl! I appreciate it.

  13. Oh wow that is absolutely amazing, what a great DIY and fashion statement. Just think off all the colours you could make it in!

    1. Yes it was very fun to make

  14. That jacket is stunning on you. I cannot believe you made that yourself!

  15. My Teen Guide

    What a unique jacket, I love wearing crochet jacket especially when its winter.

    1. Yeah I love it for every season but summer.

  16. Victotia Heckstall

    Orange is one of my favorite color! And this is really what I like!!

    1. LOL its yellow. Thank you so much!

  17. uprunforlife

    This is an interesting looking jacket. It isn’t something that I would wear unless it was in black.

    1. Understandable. Brights aren’t for everybody

  18. Emma Spellman

    You are rocking that jacket. You did an amazing job making it. I don’t think I could pull it off, but you totally did!

  19. Wow, what a coat! I am so impressed! I love when I finally accomplish something like this.

    1. Yes! Best feeling ever!

  20. I can’t believe you crocheted that. I’ve never worked with yarn like that but I bet it was a struggle.

    1. It actually wasn’t hard at all.

  21. That’s awesome. Must have taken quite a while to get that bad boy done!

    1. Yes it was a bit time consuming.

  22. I wish I knew how to crochet. It’s such a useful skill to have in your arsenal.

  23. You made this? You go girl! Looks great on you!!!

  24. Omg just love the jacket!!!! Such a chic look!!!!

  25. rika

    That’s a beautiful jacket! I love the color and style…you look chic!

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