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10 Outfits For Work Or Play

January 18, 2020

By:

Erin Schrader

Watch out world, I’ve officially moved away from 7 days of sweatshirts to 7 days of decently put together outfits. I should rephrase – I’ve moved to 6 days of decently put together while I still have 1 day allowing me to live out my sweatshirt dreams. If you remember, I’m deeming 2020 the year of trying to step up my fashion game [although let’s be real, leggings are the real MVP] and try just a tad bit harder than I did last year. This weeks of outfits feature a lot of looks that can be translated for work and play [simply swap out the jeans with your fave pair of work pants — my recommendation: these] and you’re ready for 8-5. The better news about this weeks roundup outfits? So many of the pieces are marked down [yay new years sales!]

Before we get into all of the outfits, let’s get the logistics out of the way to make this process easier on you – for sizing reference, I am 5’4, 125 lbs on a good day, typically a 2 in tops/dresses and 26 in jeans/pants with a preferred inseam of 26-28 inches. Bra size is 30DDD [I get it from my momma]. Hopefully, this helps when determining what size you’d need. Also, feel free to follow along here for daily outfits [literally every outfit housed in ONE spot] and check out this Pinterest board where you can also get some ideas! Which reminds me, you can pin any of these looks below to save for future reference! Simply click on the links below and you will be taken directly to the retailer where you can shop! Alright, fellow “I like to get dressed” friends, let’s begin! ps. If you’re here, I’m assuming you like a) clothes b) good deals on clothes. Every Tuesday we send out the top deals on the internet and believe me, it’s good. Want in on the list? Sign up here!


Tweed Blazer • ASTR the Label [TTS, wearing in S] // Square Neck Tank Top – Loft [Size up if in between, wearing in S] // Donna High Waist Ankle Skinny Jeans • KUT from the Kloth [TTS] // Hazel Pointy Toe Pump • Sam Edelman [TTS]


Puff Sleeve V-Neck Top • LOFT [TTS, wearing in S] // Stretch Crop Skinny Jeans • 7 For All Mankind [TTS] // Poppy Espadrille Wedge Sandal • Treasure & Bond [TTS]


Scalloped sweatshirt with woven hem • J.Crew [50% off! TTS, wearing in S] // Donna High Waist Ankle Skinny Jeans • KUT from the Kloth [TTS] // Crosbi Booties • DKNY [On sale! TTS]


Cardigan Sweater – Daily Ritual [Size down if in between, wearing in XS] // Similar Cami V-Neck Lace Camisole • Socialite [TTS] // BRIDGET HIGH WAIST ANKLE • Liverpool [Size down if in between] // Tamani Bow Flats • Sole Society [TTS]


Rib Mock Neck Dolman Top • Gibson [Size down one, wearing in XS] // Donna High Waist Ankle Skinny Jeans • KUT from the Kloth [TTS] // Baretta Loafer Flats • Sole Society [TTS]


Colorblock Stripe Poncho • LOFT [50% off! TTS, wearing in XS/S] // Long Sleeve Crewneck Tee • Caslon [Size up if in between, wearing in S] // BRIDGET HIGH WAIST ANKLE • Liverpool [Size down if in between] // Rosalee Bootie • Jeffrey Campbell [TTS]


Vintage Soft Funnel-Neck Sweatshirt • Gap [On sale! TTS, wearing in S] // BRIDGET HIGH WAIST ANKLE • Liverpool [Size down if in between] // 247 v2 Sneaker • New Balance [TTS]


Dunja Wedge Sandal • Crown Vintage [TTS]


Kai Wedge Sneaker • Naturalizer [TTS]


ELLA CANVAS TOTE • Tory Burch [On sale!]


FLEMING CONVERTIBLE SHOULDER BAG • Tory Burch [On sale! Wearing in Shell Pink]

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