After being in complete shock from the final installment of the Twilight Saga, it was time to get down to business and find some Breaking Dawn part 2 wardrobe! I had noticed Bella in specific had so many jackets this film, no doubt thanks to Alice Cullen . One jacket in specific people had been trying to spot prior to the release of the film was a black jacket with golden studded buttons seen here:
My good friend Vee, creator and moderator of IBC’s sister blog, Go Ask Alice Cullen, had traveled here to the US to visit and see the movie with me! of course she wanted to hit up all the malls in the area (what Alice cosplayer wouldn’t?). We walked by H&M, J. Crew, and just about any other store you could think of that has had clothes featured in the saga. We had nearly walked passed Banana Republic when she decided she wanted t go in. I followed, spacing out, knowing anything I saw would be out of my price range for the month, and then locked my eyes on a jacket on the end of a sale rack….. This jacket –
This jacket is the Banana Republic Belted Pocket coat. It retailing in the store for $130.00, I was able to get it for $60.00 on the clearance rack, and the SKU number is 416134-00-1
Vee and I were able to match up all the seams and buttons to those on Bella’s coat, even the buckles on the collar. The only thing I’m still a bit stumped about is the color.
The color of this jacket is technically a navy blue though it could pass as a dark charcoal. the collar on the inside is made of a corduroy which would explain the contrast of the two “blacks” on Bella’s jacket, the actual coat looking black and the collar looking an even darker black. On this coat, it is a maroon color.
A couple of different theories I have:
– this is the jacket, just shot in a dark lighting – this is the jacket but they dyed the collar black because the maroon was too distracting and eye-catching for the scene (They have altered clothing in the past)
– the navy jacket with the maroon collar this years jacket, and Kristen Stewart’s jacket was actually last years jacket. I was told, last year they had this jacket in black, this year they did not. I tried finding picture of it i black, but unfortunately I could not find the exact jacket in black. I did however find black jackets made by Banana Republic similar to the make of this one, but instead of the gold buttons, they were silver. I wonder if last years buttons were silver on this coat as well.
Although the colors are questionable, I believe this is the same make and brand as the jacket Bella is wearing in Breaking Dawn part two. I will however, keep an opened mind to anyone who thinks they have spotted the jacket with another brand!
Let me know what you all think!
Bella wears the 2010 version in ‘Oiled Cotton”
It takes a lot of guts to walk into a public area swarming with twilight fans, dressed as Bella Swan. Not only will you catch people pointing and talking about you, but they will be judging you on your outfit. It’s a good thing we have some guide lines here to go off of!
Splendid Tab Sleeve Striped Henley
Keds Champion Canvas Sneakers
7 for All Mankind the Skinny Second Skin Jeggings
Vince Scrunched Ankle Leggings
T by Alexander Wang Fitted Tee Dress
Belstaff Double Breasted Zip Leather Blazer Jacket
Michael Stars Kasia Jobpur Pants
LD Tuttle the Weave Leather Double Layer Combat Boot
be sure to throw in Bella’s engagement ring, her wedding band, and her Cullen Crest cuff, all found at Hot Topic!
Though most of these items an only be found on ebay, finding alternatives to the clothing shouldn’t be too hard this time around! Just remember, no matter what your wearing, wear it with all the confidence a vampire has!
I’m ALIVE! Finally after patiently waiting, Summit has given us something to work with! I am assuming we have all seen the Breaking dawn trailer! For those of you who havent, go watch it!
One very distinct scene in the trailer shows bela when she realizes she is pregnant. Though everyone is still working on the sweatshorts she is wearing, Coolspotters confirm the shirt she is wearing is the American Eagle Military Henley. This of course is sold out of stores, but check the clearance wrack!
A great alternative can be found at HERE at Aeropostale!
I was asked to make a post about ALL of Bella’s Plaid shirts – so here we go!
H&M – Divided Green Plaid Shirt
If you cannot find this specific one, H&M has many shirts with very similar designs and styles 🙂
Not sure what designer this is, but i found a jacket they advertise as her plaid jacket – of course its a little different but it looks great, i just bought mine, and i am going to alter it so it is a little shorter, and the sleaves are three quarter 🙂 (the size runs a little big)
Coming soon 😀 – i assume it will be a lot easier to find alternates for this one during the fall season. if anyone knows the exact brand and other alternates, please let me know 🙂
As well as this one!!
Again, i have not been able to find a band for this one, But thanks to Clover, she said she bought a Sevn7 (brand) Shirt at a Ross store that looked exactly like this shirt. She thinks it is the same one 🙂 – so if anyone has a Ross, or can find some Seven7 stuff, go for it!! 🙂 🙂
You can find a replica of the shirt here 🙂
This top i actually found a very similar one in forever 21 the other day – of course they don’t have it on their website but check in stores! 🙂 If its not too expensive im going to go back and grab one, perhaps take some pictures of it 🙂