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Quest for the Long Summer Sweater

                  Left: Soprano Marled Duster Cardigan (wearing Girls M, 10-12); Similar Here – (don’t knock it, basically the same as wearing a XSP) Middle: Halogen Long Linen Blend Cardigan (wearing XXSP in black, also available in regular size) Right: Loft Cardigan (wearing XSP) Similar Here A petite girl’s challenge: finding…

Bright Midi Stripes

I am typically a sucker for a printed pant, and now, apparently, also printed skirts.  This just feels like spring and summer and immediately purchased.   Keeping the rest of accessories neutral really allows the skirt to be the focal point. Skirt: Loft Skyline Midi Skirt; Blazer: old, similar here; Heels: Stuart Weitzman; Cami: old, similar…

Floral Sleeveless Blouse

Banana Republic Print Ruffle Bib Top (available in Petite and Regular), White Linen Blend Pants (old) Similar Here,  Black Short Sleeve Cardigan (old) Similar Here, Stuart Weitzman Nude Pumps Here and Here It’s always a welcome surprise to try on a sleeveless shirt, and the arm openings are a perfect fit (often gap, sides of…

Bell Sleeve Sweater

  Loft Bar Bell Sleeve Sweater sz 0P (also in regular sizes), Loft Modern Skinny Jeans  (Petite and Regular available), Steve Madden Claara Block Heel Sandal sz 6 (Sell out quickly, Similar Here),  Chloe Small Hayley Bag I love the bell sleeve trend, but had not found one that I liked, on me, until this.  It seemed they…

Ruffles for Summer

H&M Chiffon Ruffled Blouse  sz 0 (Petite Friendly), STS Blue Pants sz 0 Similar Here, Steve Madden Claara Block Heel Sandal sz 6 (Sell out quickly, Similar Here) This ruffled blouse was a great find, and will be a go to for the summer.  It is regular sized, and intended to be 3/4 sleeves, but a little longer…

Plaid Scarf

I have worn this scarf several times over the last few weeks and am loving it.  Many of the fall plaid scarves available now, are the classic orange/tan/brown combo, and this caught my attention since it is brighter, but still seasonally appropriate.  This is a large scarf that can be worn in alternative ways, such as a…

Banana Republic Factory Sale

  This weekend has some great sales, most continuing through Monday, so you still have some time to take advantage. J. Crew Factory is having 50% off all items, Banana Republic featuring an extra 50% off sale styles, Ann Taylor has 50% off, and has Loft 40% off full priced items (60% off sale).  Banana Republic Factory Stores…