Oct 2, 2020

Fashion Over Forty: Slouchy Vintage Rose Sweater for a Comfy Casual Fall Look

Happy Friday! Last week I decided it was time to bring out my fall clothes (I don't have a big enough closet to keep them in there all year 'round) and finally put away the summer clothes with a few summer pieces still in there, because - you just never know here in the Midwest :)  Although it's been staying very autumnal throughout the week. Perfect sweater weather!

The sweater in today's outfit post was purchased back in April but this was my first time actually wearing it. I love this dusty shade of pink for this time of the year. 


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Unfortunately this sweater is sold out, but if you're looking for some new fall sweaters, do check out Nordstrom - they just added new markdowns to their Sales page. I linked some of my favorites at the end of this post, and there are also some great ones at Target with a few of my favorites linked below as well.


This is a slouchy fit drop sleeve sweater and I had to go down a size, this is the XXS and it's still a loose fit.  I actually considered sending it back when I first got it, but really love this color and it's 100% cotton so it feels really nice against the skin. 



I paired the sweater with boyfriend Jeans by NYDJ. These are an older style but Old Navy has some great choices of boyfriend jeans this year and I also found some at great prices at Nordstrom Rack


I thought this simple look could use a pattern so I switched to my Sakroots pattern messenger bag which I've had for several years. It might still be 
available on Amazon 




I've talked about these Taos slip on sneakers in last week's outfit post. It's what I'm currently reaching for because they are super comfortable and perfect for this time of the year. This style is also available on Amazon



Below are a few of my favorite sweater finds from the current Nordstrom Sale. These are up to 50% off and remember Nordstrom always has free shipping and free return shipping





 


I've also been snooping around the Target website and found some great sweaters there too. In fact I ordered this cardigan in the gray stripe (not pictured below as I wanted to focus on just sweaters today.) 

When ordering from Target, remember you get free shipping at $35.  


 
 

Crewneck Pullover Sweater  - Universal Thread // Relaxed Style Sweater - Universal Thread


V Neck Sweater- Knox Rose // Puff Sleeves Sweater - A New Day



Thanks so much for taking the time out of your day to stop by my blog! Hope you're having a good weekend!

I'm linking up with these wonderful blogs:


Saturday: Dare to Share

Sunday: Style Splash linkup // 
Sunday Showcase (first Sunday)

Monday: Away From Blue // The Queen In Between (first Monday) // Claire Justine Creative Mondays // Glass of Glam // Mutton Style // Inspire Me Monday // Ageless Style Linkup (1st Monday) // Hello Monday // Random-osity Good, Random, Fun // You're The Star Blog Hop Link Party @Stonecottage Adventures

Tuesday: The Fashion Canvas // Shelbee On the Edge Spread the Kindness // I Do deClaire // Elegantly Dressed and Stylish // Myriad Musings // Jenerally Informed Happy Now Blog Link // Style Splash linkup // Tuesday with a Twist @Stonecottage Adventures // I Will Wear What I Like Linkup  // Randomosity - Good Random - Fun

Wednesday: What's Up Wednesday? (last wed. of month) // The Queen in Between Style Six // Straight A Style // Jersey Girl, Texan Heart // Fashion Frenzy at Seeking Sunshine and Rosy Outlook // Is This Mutton? Wow on Wednesday // Effortlessly Sophisticated // Wonderful Wednesday // 
 Welcome Wednesdays

Thursday: Fashion Files at Doused in Pink and Curly Crafty Mom // Elegance and Mommyhood // High Latitude Style // A Labour of Life // Mummabstylish // Thirty Minus One // Mutton Style // 
Thursday Favorite Things //  Little Things Thursday // Traffic Jam Weekend @Being a Wordsmith



19 comments:

  1. Waiting for it to stay cool all day for my sweaters! I have several new ones I bought this summer that I can't wait to wear!
    www.chezmireillefashiontravelmom.com

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    1. We had some colder days but back to 80 degrees this weekend :)

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  2. I tucked away most of my summer things last week as well.

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  3. That pink is a lovely colour on you and I like the relaxed fit - cosy knits like that are so comfortable for autumn! :)

    Hope that you have a nice weekend ahead of you :)

    Away From Blue

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  4. the color of that sweater is so pretty!

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    1. Loving this color, I need to find a sweater like this not quite as slouchy. I feel a bit sloppy wearing it out and about :)

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  5. Honestly, this is the look we all style and love most for fall! A cute sweater, jeans, and comfy sneakers. You look super cute and casual!

    xx Darlene

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  6. I love this sweater, Ellie! The color is so pretty on you. And like Darlene said, this is the best fall style for everyone! Cozy and warm and cute and comfortable. That messenger bag is so adorable, too. Thanks for linking.

    Shelbee
    www.shelbeeontheedge.com

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  7. Great suggestions! The sweater looks super comfy and what a gorgeous color!
    xoxo
    Lovely
    www.mynameislovely.com

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  8. Loving the sweater! The color and slouch are perfect!

    Life is a Shoe

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  9. You can never do wrong with good basics such as sweater, jeans and comfy slip-ons! I love this pink color on you Ellie :) I'm sure you'll get lots of wear out of that sweater this season! xo

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    1. Thanks Nikki! Basics are definitely my favorite pieces!!

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  10. Looking stylish in your dusky pink Ellibelle, great to see you back in #WowOnWednesday

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  11. My kind of comfy style for Autumn, thanks so much for sharing Hun. Jacqui x

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